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Top Stories | May. 8 2017

More adults living together

Fewer adults are getting married, and more and more are opting to live together instead, according to U.S. Census Bureau data from 2016. About... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 8 2017

More than half of Chibok schoolgirls now free but 113 still missing

By Diana Chandler, Baptist Press A group of 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed after more than three years of Boko Haram captivity met with Nigerian... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 8 2017

Muslim parents follow in children’s footsteps, turn to Christ

As Muslims have fled the violence of the Islamic State (IS) group in Iraq, hundreds of their children have found their way into programs run... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 7 2017

World’s 25 most populated countries vary greatly in freedom of religion

Twenty-five of the world’s 196 countries hold more than 5 billion of the world’s 7.5 billion people. In those nations, two thirds of the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 7 2017

Americans are fond of Bible but don’t actually read it, LifeWay Research shows

By Bob Smietana LifeWay Christian Resources Americans have a positive view of the Bible. And many say the Scriptures are filled with moral lessons... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 6 2017

Partnership among Morgan County student pastors continues to strengthen churches

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist About 20 years ago some youth pastors in Morgan County decided that when it came to putting on a Disciple... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 5 2017

Transitional pastor program ‘great way to help churches’

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The time between one person leaving a position and a new person moving into that role... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 4 2017

Pastors: Avoid getting lost in ‘whirlwind’

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Wise pastors focus on one or two goals rather than a multiplicity of them,” said Dan... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 4 2017

Ministers’ Golf Tournament set for May 15–16

Alabama Baptist ministers, it’s time to pull out your golf clubs again. The 55th annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament, sponsored by Judson College... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 4 2017

Leadership abilities, preaching, pastoral care all dimensions needed in pastor, Fenton says

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Gary Fenton said he had a defining moment in his ministry after he preached a message one Sunday and it... [READ MORE]

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