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Top Stories | Aug. 4 2020

Some student, family ministries on hold as pandemic continues

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist For many church leaders, there seem to be more questions than answers when it comes to... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 4 2020

Advocate explains how to care well, guard children from attachment issues

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist In her work with orphans around the world, Amanda Howard has heard a lot of stories, but she says one in... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 2 2020

Weekend of Prayer Over Alabama Students is Aug. 7–9

First Priority of Greater Birmingham encourages all Alabamians to join in praying for students, teachers, faculty and administration during Weekend... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Jennifer Rash | Aug. 2 2020

Develop a prayer system for students, teachers this fall

My friend Stuart spent the late hours of his birthday praying by name for each person who left a message on his Facebook wall that day. I love... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 2 2020

FBC Montgomery names Mark Bethea as candidate for new pastor

Mark Bethea was named Aug. 2 as the search committee’s choice to become pastor of First Baptist Church, Montgomery. Bethea currently serves... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 1 2020

Retiring Tallassee pastor Derek Gentle receives send-off complete with camel

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist When Beth Baldwin came on board at First Baptist Church, Tallassee, in February, she never would’ve guessed... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 1 2020

A growing missions field: Hollywood careers and the future of family-friendly content

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The odds of succeeding in the entertainment industry are already low, but for filmmakers,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 31 2020

Pro-life advocates to FDA: Remove abortion pill from U.S. market

More than 20 pro-life leaders have called for the federal government to withdraw an abortion drug from the market because of its threat to women... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 31 2020

Alumni groups provide mentoring opportunities, connecting points for students, graduates

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Iona Fontaine’s connections to her alma mater have been really, really long lasting. She’s kept strong... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 30 2020

‘Trust in the Lord’ as we approach fall 2020

By Andrew Westmoreland President, Samford University Colleges and universities across the United States are wrestling these days with some of... [READ MORE]