Real Life Issues


Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 30 2016

Keeping lines of communication open with teens vital for difficult topics

As the homeschooled daughter of a pastor, LeeAnn was taught from an early age that Christianity involved rules — lots of them. Sexual purity... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

WorldSong Missions Place offers summer camp, missions training year-round

Another successful summer of camping fun at WorldSong Missions Place in Cook Springs is complete, and more missions education opportunities are... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 18 2016

Lottery won’t give healthier future to our children, Alabama pediatrician says

Shame on us. The lottery is no way to finance the Medicaid program that provides health insurance for more than a million Alabamians — with... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 10 2016

Creating ‘connecting point’ for young adults living at home key to outreach

Young adults today are more likely to postpone marriage and move back in with their parents, but Alabama Baptist ministry leaders say relationships... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 8 2016

SBOM, BCM help students get ready for college

The time between high school graduation and Christmas is challenging and fun — and potentially dangerous, Mike Nuss said. Rising college... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 4 2016

Christian father survives family tragedy, shares hope to encourage others in journey

Steve Hutton’s family was the “typical cute Southern Baptist yuppie family, even with a real-live white picket fence in the backyard.”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 2 2016

Mix Music Camp focuses on importance of student music ministry

As hundreds of students filled the chapel at Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center in Talladega for the closing worship session of Mix Music... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 2 2016

YEC challenges students to speak boldly, honestly about their relationship with Christ

Clayton King says his story is probably one a lot of people can relate to. He loses his phone sometimes. Then he loses his mind trying to find... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 2 2016

Breakout sessions address students, leaders

Living for Jesus isn’t always easy — but He’s worth it. That’s what Sharie King told the girls at the Youth Evangelism... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jul. 22 2016

Faith and Family: Healing from shame and guilt — Guilt comes from ‘sinful choices’; shame a result of ‘attack’ on self worth

Am I good enough? At the end of a very long day, Carol sits alone in her kitchen. She replays the afternoon meeting with her boss, who had suggested... [READ MORE]

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