Marriage | Aug. 18 2020

As a picture of the gospel to unbelieving world, marriages are worth protecting

Consider this common scenario: Mary’s day begins like an empty cup. If she fills the cup with a little water for every stressor experienced... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Feb. 13 2017

Celebrate, remember blessings of spouse every day; be intentional

By Carolyn R. Tomlin Special to The Alabama Baptist While attending an Alabama writing workshop, I noticed an older woman talking with a group... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Jan. 15 2017

Nearly half of all married adults said sharing religious beliefs is ‘very important’ for successful marriage

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Shared religious beliefs in marriage are still important to Americans according to a recent report... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Dec. 8 2016

Attending religious services lessens likelihood of divorce, new study says

The old adage “the family that prays together stays together” is statistically sound, according to a new study by a Harvard University professor.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 22 2016

Faith and Family: Healing from shame and guilt — Shame functions by drawing one’s attention away from God’s voice

In the New Testament letter to the Hebrews, we are provided with a model for how to effectively approach shame: “Therefore, since we are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 22 2016

Faith and Family: Healing from shame and guilt — Parents should seek to live out the gospel while raising children, give grace

Children make messes and mistakes. They get angry and say things without thinking. They forget our instructions and do things that cause us to... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 16 2016

Judge issues ‘marriage’ order

U.S. District Court Judge Callie V.S. Granade issued a June 7 order attempting to ensure same-sex “marriages” in all 67 Alabama counties. ... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | May. 19 2016

Mississippi religious liberty law challenged in court

As part of Mississippi’s new religious freedom law that was signed into law April 5, workers in county clerk offices are now allowed to recuse... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 5 2016

Study shows more experience in dating could make it harder for some to do well in marriage

They could be simple or complex choices — go to Mexico with a friend from high school, eat that extra slice of cake, attend this college, run... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 2 2016

College degree not necessary to be middle class, according to majority

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Although the financial gap between college graduates and those with a high school degree or less has never... [READ MORE]