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Top Stories | Dec. 2 2017

IMB appoints 32 new missionaries to serve

RICHMOND — The International Mission Board (IMB) appointed 32 new missionaries during a Sending Celebration in Richmond, Virginia, on Nov.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 2 2017

Christian church growing despite persecution in Tunisia

Persecution of Christians in the North African country of Tunisia has grown in the past year, but Tunisian believers are optimistic the gospel... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 1 2017

Sardis Association annual meeting ‘old school’ with special traditions

James Preachers says that way down south in Sardis Baptist Association, they have some traditions that they love. At annual meetings, they’re... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Dec. 1 2017

Russell Association sees God move at tent revival

Marty Holley said he’s heard people say tent revivals are a thing of the past, but he doesn’t really buy it. “Tent or no tent, it doesn’t... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 30 2017

Member of Collinsville’s Mount Vernon named Outstanding Missions Volunteer

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist John Yarbrough knows about power — the electrical kind and the spiritual kind. By profession... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 30 2017

Opioid abuse continues to be of concern in Alabama, US

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist It’s Sunday morning. As you settle into your favorite seat before the service starts,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 29 2017

Statement against sexual assault gaining support

A statement denouncing the sexual abuse, assault, harrassment and exploitation of women had been signed by more than 100 Alabama Baptist leaders... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 29 2017

Alabama Baptist associations to partner with Puerto Rican pastors

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist It’s not an easy thing to look a hurricane in the face and be thankful for it. But Mel Johnson said he... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 28 2017

Samford OKs Baptist trustees from outside Alabama

By Bob Terry The Alabama Baptist Trustees of Samford University in Birmingham recently amended their bylaws to permit Baptists from outside Alabama... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 28 2017

Valleydale Baptist deacon draws from faith as SEC official

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist It was a simple “yes” in 1987 that changed the next 30 years of Marc Curles’ life — yes, he did... [READ MORE]