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Alabama News | Sep. 25 2020

Interpreter looks, finds ‘clear’ ministry opportunity

When COVID-19 hit, Vickie Brown knew sewing wasn’t her gift. But she wanted to help people in any way she could, so she reached out to Jean... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 24 2020

Alabama Baptist leaders offer advice for new church year

An “ever-changing situation” is how Mike Jackson of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions describes the current situation in church... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 24 2020

Dick Thomassian — “block-party guru” and retired longtime staff member of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville — dies Sept. 18

Dick Thomassian — “block-party guru” and retired longtime staff member of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville — died Sept. 18. He was... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Sep. 24 2020

Pandemic-forced separation exacerbates memory-related care concerns

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, those living in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and memory care units have been greatly... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Sep. 23 2020

‘Get back out there’

It was a disaster relief trip in 2018 to Dawson, Georgia. Ryland Davis came down there with us, and I had planned on him being one of our main... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Sep. 23 2020

See You at the Pole 2020 adapts, keeps focus on student-led prayer

See You at the Pole 2020 may look different than past years, but the focus of the annual event – a dedicated time of prayer initiated, organized... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 23 2020

Donation of new mattresses benefits Birmingham-area ABCH families

Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries received a donation of 50 Sealy quilted mattresses and mattress covers from Bedzzz... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Jennifer Rash | Sep. 22 2020

Sometimes well-oiled machines are taken for granted

Nearly 20 years ago in January 2001, an earthquake registering 7.6 on the Richter scale devastated El Salvador’s city of Santiago de Maria.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 22 2020

‘See Jesus’ in the faces of those with mental health issues

Suicide. Bipolar disorder. Addiction. Churches tend to shy away from such topics, but the issues affect people in the pews every Sunday across... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Sep. 22 2020

ABDR volunteers deploy to Louisiana after Hurricane Laura

When Robert and Elsie Whittle heard Hurricane Laura was headed right for them, they couldn’t believe it. A tree had already fallen on the back... [READ MORE]