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Top Stories | May. 24 2019

‘Islam and North America’ event in Georgia urges hope, not fear

By the year 2050 the Muslim population in North America is projected to double. That figure might trouble some people in the United States, but... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 24 2019

Alabamians nominated to serve SBC entities; vote on June 11

As the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) comes to Birmingham for the first time since 1941, Alabama Baptists are among those nominated to serve... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 23 2019

Alabama lottery bill fails to pass this year

A bill proposing a statewide vote on the establishment of a state lottery failed to pass a procedural motion in the Alabama House of Representatives... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 23 2019

Texas representatives pass bill for churches to report sexual predators

The Texas House of Representatives has passed a bill shielding churches that disclose credible sexual abuse allegations from civil liability... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 22 2019

Alabama ministries, companies among exhibit hall booths at SBC

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist When it comes to Baptist life Alabama has made a name for itself — and some of those well-known ministries,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 22 2019

Founding dean of Beeson Divinity School transitioning to new role

By Kristen Padilla Editor, Beeson Magazine Timothy George did not apply for the position of dean of a brand-new divinity school on the campus... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2019

SBC app offers annual meeting resources

Getting things ready for the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting in Birmingham this June? Consider getting all your resources in... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2019

Smoke Rise Baptist feeds homeless of downtown Birmingham

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist  Ron Muir can rattle off a dozen reasons why he feels called to serve the homeless... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2019

Non-Christian death row inmates want their own spiritual advisers at executions

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist When Michael Brandon Samra was executed at Holman prison in Atmore May 16, his last words... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2019

Pregnancy centers consolidate to provide services across Birmingham metro area

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist An ultrasound performed early in pregnancy has great potential to persuade an abortion-minded woman... [READ MORE]