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Top Stories | Nov. 6 2017

Percentage of Americans who are ‘unpartnered’ on rise

More Americans are living without a spouse or partner these days, according to Pew Research. The share of adults living with a romantic partner... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 6 2017

Worst mass shooting in house of worship in US history takes place in Texas

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist On Sunday, Nov. 5, a Texas community experienced a mass shooting at a local church during its... [READ MORE]

Music | Nov. 5 2017

Songwriter, storyteller Mark Lowry helps audiences find hope, healing, humor

By Leann Callaway Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist With a unique gift for communicating biblical truths through music and storytelling, Grammy... [READ MORE]

Sports | Nov. 4 2017

Reno Aces’ pitcher keeps Jesus as center point of his life

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Joey Krehbiel’s mom’s dream was for him to pitch in the major leagues. “She wanted me... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 3 2017

Nutt, William Alton “Billy”

State missionary, former pastor dies William Alton “Billy” Nutt, retired director of associational and cooperative missions for the Alabama... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 3 2017

Pro-life group denied right to participate in fair

BEREA, Ohio — A pro-life student group in Ohio was turned away from participating in a sexual health awareness fair at a Methodist college... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 3 2017

Benefit society eases end-of-life financial burden for ministers, spouses

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Jack Green said he and his wife, Mary Edna, just finished a year-and-a-half long “honeymoon” of sorts.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 2 2017

4 out of 10 countries have official religion

The U.S. may not have an official state religion or a preferred one, but four out of 10 countries worldwide do, according to a recent Pew Research... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 2 2017

Calif. to add third gender option to documents

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Pro-family advocates are lamenting California Gov. Jerry Brown’s approval Oct. 15 of a bill expanding rights for individuals... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 1 2017

Morgan County court order shuts down electronic bingo operation

An Oct. 26 order by the Circuit Court of Morgan County has shut down an electronic gambling operation in Lacey Springs. The ruling means River... [READ MORE]