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Top Stories | Jun. 8 2017

Reigning Miss Alabama 2016 uses platform to share purpose

When Hayley Barber was crowned Miss Alabama 2016, her father saw it as “a God thing.” “[God] wanted her on a larger platform to be able... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 8 2017

Coffee shop experience inspires Miss UM to start homeless ministry

The barista stands smiling behind the counter while preparing drinks. Meanwhile, an unkempt, older man walks in — dirty blue jeans, a shirt... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 8 2017

New restrictions placed on sharing gospel outside ‘designated’ places in Russia

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The number of people identifying as Christian has almost doubled in Russia since the fall of Communism.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 7 2017

Farmers market bans farmer over marriage views

EAST LANSING, Mich. — A Catholic farmer in Michigan is suing the city of East Lansing after he was barred from a municipal farmers market over... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 6 2017

Persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia intensifies, targets children

Teachers have humiliated Jehovah’s Witness children in front of their classmates. Arsonists have burned Witnesses’ homes. Security forces... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 6 2017

Families breaking new ground with technology in homes

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist More than three-quarters of parents believe it is more difficult to raise teenagers today than... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 5 2017

Crisis pregnancy centers in Alabama remain vital part of pro-life advocacy in state

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The U.S. abortion rate is at a historic low but the ministry of crisis pregnancy centers in Alabama... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 5 2017

Research shows faith matters when it comes to making marriages stick

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The bad news: If you’re over age 50, you’re more than twice as likely to get a divorce... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 4 2017

Oakland A’s pitcher prays teammates will see Jesus in him

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist For Oakland A’s pitcher Daniel Coulombe, faith is at the center of all he does — and it... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 4 2017

Alabama Campers on Mission to host national rally in Dothan

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist No matter the season it’s not unusual to see RVs crisscrossing Alabama highways, but this summer... [READ MORE]

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