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Disaster Relief | Jan. 30 2017

Tornadoes leave their mark on state; DR volunteers immediately assist

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Scattering themselves across the state, seven confirmed tornadoes left their mark the weekend of Jan. 21–22.... [READ MORE]

Sports | Jan. 29 2017

Lookouts catcher seeks to glorify, honor God

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Taking a swing with his baseball bat, Stuart Turner got a hit but not where he aimed. Splitting... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 27 2017

Abortion rate hits all-time low in US, report shows

The abortion rate in the United States declined to an all-time low while the number of lethal procedures dropped below a million for the first... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 25 2017

Official state churches contrast with religious liberty worldwide

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist The 500-year-long partnership and history bound up between the Church of Norway and its home country makes... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 24 2017

FlashPoint conference aims to get back to making disciples like Jesus intended

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist He was strung up by his arms in an Asian prison when the man came up to him and asked to know about his... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 24 2017

Tennessee requests help from Alabama Baptist DR

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Much like any disaster, the wild fires that ravaged parts of Tennessee were a dominating story in the news... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 24 2017

National civil rights designation offers opportunity to expand church’s ministry

A historic section of downtown Birmingham including Sixteenth Street Baptist Church has earned the designation of the Birmingham Civil Rights... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 24 2017

Restoration comes to Bethlehem’s Church of Nativity

It is revered by different Christian sects and draws more than a million visitors to the Holy Land every year, making it the biggest tourist... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 24 2017

Open Doors USA releases annual World Watch List where Christians face most persecution

For the 15th consecutive year North Korea tops the list of countries deemed most dangerous for Christians, according to Open Doors USA. And 2016... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 23 2017

Churches encouraged to promote importance of life

—Sanctity of Human Life Sunday is Jan. 22 — By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Southern Baptist churches throughout Alabama... [READ MORE]

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