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Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

Sharing porn illegal even if intent is to help, experts warn

A viral Facebook video that resulted in the arrest of a man in Alabama on child sex abuse charges may seem like a success story, but it comes... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

IMB trustees will search for new president after Platt’s decision to step down

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama pastor and International Missions Board (IMB) trustee Cecil Sanders Jr. has no doubt that... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

When churches prepare safe children’s areas, parents can focus on worship, other events

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Today’s parents are becoming more and more concerned about the safety of their infants and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

Wedding cake baker wins Calif. court case

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A California trial court has upheld a Christian baker’s right to refuse to create a wedding cake for a lesbian couple,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

IMPACT Conference to be held in Trussville

Training for church and community ministries related to building relationships and ministries across cultural lines will be the focus of the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

IMB missionaries reach millennials in London

Shane Mikeska’s original calling and plane ticket didn’t land him in London — a tropical illness did. “It definitely wasn’t part of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 18 2018

NJ lawsuit alleges Islamic indoctrination

CHATHAM, N.J. — A federal civil rights lawsuit filed Jan. 23 in New Jersey District Court accuses middle school administrators and teachers... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 18 2018

Churches on solid ground as economy rebounds

Church collection plates were a little bit fuller last fall, according to a LifeWay Research survey of 1,000 pastors of small and large Protestant... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Feb. 17 2018

Third ‘God’s Not Dead’ film to spotlight forgiveness, love, hope

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The same studio that released the successful apologetics-driven films “God’s Not Dead”... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 16 2018

In aftermath of school shooting, local churches unite to lift community

Chad Ashby said that in the eighth grade, he was shocked at the news of the Columbine shooting, in part because it was so rare. Now the pastor... [READ MORE]