Addictions | Mar. 3 2016

Rapid rise of overdose deaths in Alabama mirrors national statistics

In the lead up to February’s New Hampshire presidential primaries, candidates Ted Cruz and Carly Fiorina shared their stories of family... [READ MORE]

National News | Feb. 25 2016

Southwestern Seminary releases new youth curriculum

FORT WORTH, Texas — Richard Ross has spent most of his life leading youth to a deeper relationship with Christ, so he didn’t hesitate... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 25 2016

National WMU names Montgomery teen as Acteens panelist

National Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) named Sarah Golden of Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Montgomery, as a 2016 National Acteens Panelist.... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Feb. 25 2016

Addiction prevention includes addressing heart matters early, providing support for those who struggle

As more and more heroin addicts attribute the start of their addiction to legal prescriptions, Christian recovery specialists say parents must... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Parental influence, spiritual preparation key to teens’ sexual integrity

When we think of hypersexualized media we usually think of X-rated magazines and online pornography. But what about the photos in the lingerie... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 28 2016

Shocco to host weekend retreat for pre-teens

What do a surfing theme, hundreds of pre-teens, the state of Alabama and the month of February have in common? Easy — it’s Pre-Teen... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jan. 28 2016

Ministry Tips – Pre-teen ministry

Pastor of families, Westwood Baptist Church, Alabaster One of my favorite age groups is our pre-teens, those who are 4th–6th graders.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jan. 21 2016

‘My Secure Family’ to equip parents in battle for their children’s purity in today’s digital age

There is a war being waged for the hearts and minds of children, Traylor Lovvorn of Undone Redone said, and it’s one that his organization,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 21 2015

Many young people shun cellphone use in church — even to read Scripture

Young adults, known for using cellphones in just about every public setting imaginable, frown on the practice during worship services, a recent... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 17 2015

Texas teen finds God, heals from anger, abuse

Seventeen-year-old Justin Spencer was with a team of Texas Baptists when an unexpected thing happened. Standing on the front porch of a house... [READ MORE]