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Top Stories | Dec. 8 2017

All work is ministry no matter its label, successful businesswoman says

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Ana Mims thought for a long time that God wanted her to serve in ministry. But the doors just kept shutting.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 7 2017

UMC brings ‘True Meaning of Christmas Tour’ to 21 cities

HUNTSVILLE — The United Methodist Church (UMC) hopes to promote the spiritual side of Christmas with “The True Meaning of Christmas Tour,”... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 7 2017

Consider how experiential gifts compare to material gifts when shopping for others

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Last year for Christmas, Chris and LeeAnn Duke gave their kids a ski trip instead of gifts. The... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 6 2017

Judges differ on buffer zones at abortion clinics

Two district court judges have taken different stances on whether or not abortion clinics should have a buffer zone keeping pro-life activists... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 6 2017

Spiritual leaders hear sobering word about child sexual abuse within church

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Research suggests at least 60 million Americans are survivors of sexual abuse. Concerned... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 5 2017

Faith and Family: Dealing with self-image issues

Wanting to fit in It’s Friday night and 16-year-old Jada has just arrived at the mall with her friend, Alyssa. Their first stop is the bathroom... [READ MORE]

Africa | Dec. 4 2017

Muslims ambush, kill 9 Christians in Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria — Nine Christians were ambushed and killed by Muslim Fulani herdsmen in north-central Nigeria on Nov. 9, sources said. The victims,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Dec. 4 2017

Churches ordered to stop holding worship

CHENNAI, India — Officials and police in India’s Tamil Nadu state have ordered 10 churches to discontinue worship services, sources said.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 3 2017

Museum offers 3-D tour of ‘tomb of Christ’

WASHINGTON — You can now tour the “tomb of Christ” located at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem without ever leaving the U.S.,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Dec. 3 2017

Pastor beaten after leading families to Christ

HYDERABAD, India — Weeks after a pastor led five families to faith in Christ in southern India, masked men on motorbikes intercepted him and... [READ MORE]