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Southern Baptist Convention | Jul. 24 2017

CP giving nearly 6 percent above projection

NASHVILLE — Year-to-date contributions to national and international missions and ministries received by the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC)... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 24 2017

Ole Miss football coach ‘seeking to get his life back together’

By David Roach Baptist Press The forced resignation of Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze — an outspoken follower of Jesus — amid what the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 24 2017

Samford nursing school receives $2.3 million grant

Samford University’s Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing in Birmingham has received more than $2.3 million to help make graduate nursing education... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

Refugee doctor receives human rights award

BANGKOK — Cynthia Maung, a doctor who has spent nearly 30 years treating refugees who fled “oppression and repression in Myanmar,” was... [READ MORE]

Canada | Jul. 23 2017

Canadian families at risk over ‘gender identity’

TORONTO, Ontario — In Canada’s Ontario province, the government now has the right to seize children from families who don’t accept their... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

MercyMe seeks to encourage, equip audiences with new album

By Leann Callaway Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist With the songs on their latest album “LIFER,” MercyMe hopes to encourage and equip audiences... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jul. 22 2017

Kenya’s government to employ school chaplains

NAIROBI, Kenya — Religious leaders in Kenya have welcomed a government move to recruit chaplains for all public high schools as a measure intended... [READ MORE]

Sports | Jul. 22 2017

Lookouts infielder uses baseball for God’s glory

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Ryan Walker kept his eye on the LSU Tigers during the College World Series in June, as did... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 21 2017

Confidence in U.S. institutions inches up, recent survey says

By Maggie Walsh The Alabama Baptist A recent Gallup survey has us here at The Alabama Baptist jumping for joy (or maybe just exchanging enthusiastic... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 21 2017

Samford excavation in Israel sheds light on ancient lamp workshop

Excavations at the village of Shikhin in Israel are revealing new details of life in an ancient Jewish lamp workshop. Samford University professor... [READ MORE]