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Top Stories | Feb. 17 2019

Kentucky couple meets needs as they share ‘God’s love from a diaper bag’

By Trennis Henderson WMU National Correspondent Bessie and Lester McPeek are known throughout eastern Kentucky as the Diaper Lady and the Diaper... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2019

GuideStone releases ministers’ tax guide

GuideStone Financial Resources has released its 2019 Ministers’ Tax Guide for 2018 Returns. The guide, which is edited to ensure that it addresses... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2019

Religious expression in La. schools limited

A settlement filed Jan. 23 will strictly limit the religious expression of Bossier Parish, Louisiana, public school employees.  A complaint... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 15 2019

Shelby Association garden keeps growing

Back in 2018 something fairly miraculous happened in Shelby Baptist Association — out of the blue, a lady from Texas offered the association... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 15 2019

FBC Wetumpka returns check from casinos

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Members of Wetumpka’s First Baptist Church voted Feb. 10 to return a $25,000 donation from the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 15 2019

Report sheds light on SBC sexual abuse

Seventeen men with Alabama connections are listed in a database of sex offenders published along with a series of articles by two Texas newspapers... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 15 2019

Women of Joy holds first international conference in Dominican Republic

By Martine Bates Fairbanks  Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist There was a deafening sound of worship and broken hearts crying out to God,”... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 14 2019

Alabama bill proposes Bible literacy classes

Alabama public schools could have more options when it comes to teaching the Bible if a recently filed bill passes. Sen. Tim Melson, R-District... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 14 2019

A look at mass incarceration in Alabama — tenth in a series

Church and community involvement critical for inmates’ successful re-entry By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Thousands of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 13 2019

Inaugural Southern Christian Book Expo brings authors, readers together

The fellowship hall at First Baptist Church, Birmingham, was packed full of authors and readers Feb. 2 for the first ever Southern Christian... [READ MORE]