Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 23 2016

New Obama directive could cause more children to struggle with gender dysphoria

Alabama and at least four other states have indicated they’ll say “no” to the May 13 transgender bathroom directive issued to all United... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 5 2016

State Bible Drill and Speakers Tournament 2016 winners

The 2016 State Bible Drill and Speakers Tournament were held April 23 at First Baptist Church, Montgomery. The winners of each division are listed... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Apr. 28 2016

Alabama Baptist students commissioned for summer missions

Forty-one Alabama Baptist students were commissioned April 16 for summer missions trips to places across the world. The commissioning service... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Mar. 3 2016

Rapid rise of overdose deaths in Alabama mirrors national statistics

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist In the lead up to February’s New Hampshire presidential primaries, candidates Ted Cruz and Carly... [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]

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 | 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]