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Top Stories | Feb. 19 2017

Alabama Men’s Hall of Fame taking 2017 nominations

The Alabama Men’s Hall of Fame is calling for nominations by March 15 for its induction class of 2017. The Hall was established by the State... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2017

Most religious states

Mississippi remains the most religious state in the U.S., with 59 percent of its residents classifying themselves as ‘very religious’ in... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 18 2017

Officer morale, public perception among struggles of police officers, study says

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The challenges of modern-day policing are significant, but Alabama law enforcement officials say... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 18 2017

Average pastor only few years below retirement age

The average age of pastors is getting grayer — about 10 years grayer — than it was 25 years ago, according to a recent Barna Group study... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 18 2017

Faith leaders face challenges in today’s culture

One of the greatest challenges spiritual leaders face today is that the culture is pushing them to the margins, according to David Kinnaman,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 17 2017

Who are the evangelicals? Part 7

By Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh Special to The Alabama Baptist Baptists are the largest denominational grouping of Christians in the United States.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 17 2017

Basic policies can help prevent child abuse in church

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Unfortunately we can’t stop all child abuse in the world but we must try to prevent... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2017

Financial aid makes higher education affordable

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Planning ahead is important in most things but it is especially helpful when it comes to paying... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2017

As number of international students tops 1 million, Christians have wide open doors to share

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist The minute the college student got to his family’s home, Chris Mills knew he was going to have to help... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2017

Students spend time participating in Bible study, worship, local missions projects

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist High school students from across the state were challenged to be “Jesus with skin on” and saw... [READ MORE]

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