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Top Stories | Oct. 15 2019

Bethsaida Baptist reopens 19th century baptismal pool

On Kent and Laura Tabor’s first trip down to Alabama from Michigan they came for the hogs.  “It all started with a hunting trip,” Laura... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Oct. 14 2019

MercyMe guitarist tells of band’s humble beginnings, surprise of ‘I Can Only Imagine’ success

By Tracy Riggs Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist MercyMe, whose hit song “I Can Only Imagine” was the focus of a 2018 feature film of the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 14 2019

Parents, caregivers: research, monitor, discuss what your child is watching

By Kristin Lowrey, MSW, LICSW, PIP, Registered Play Therapist Special to The Alabama Baptist “O be careful little eyes what you see.”... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 13 2019

Church plant just across state line flourishes following vision of Canoe Baptist Church

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist A little more than 125 years ago 12 people from Canoe Baptist Church, Atmore, went with their church’s... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 13 2019

Colorado church provides meals, hot showers for whitewater rafting guides

The red raft bobs up and down then picks up speed down the rushing river in the Rocky Mountains. Everyone onboard readies for the first rapid... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 12 2019

Coffee County pastor launches AED ministry

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Minutes matter. They’ve mattered for the whole 25 years Will Jordan has been a paramedic. They matter... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Oct. 12 2019

Vudu’s new filtered movie service gives families options

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist What if you could turn a PG-13 movie into a family-friendly film that even a 7-year-old child... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 11 2019

Local college students launch ministry to Birmingham’s homeless population

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Three 19-year-olds who met at Thompson High School in Alabaster found their hearts touched... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 11 2019

Shades Mountain renovates for ‘next generation’

Shades Mountain Baptist Church, Birmingham, unveiled its nearly $12 million facility remodel Sept. 29. The project began in February and set... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 10 2019

Pastor of West Mobile Baptist retires, begins ministry at Christian retreat

Charles Gibbs said retiring from active pastoral ministry wasn’t on his radar just yet. “We had no idea God was about to move us,” he said.... [READ MORE]