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Top Stories | Sep. 7 2017

Historic congregation votes to relocate, ‘finish what was started’

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist A building plan covered in prayer by Alabama Baptists. That’s the vision First Baptist Church,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 6 2017

SBC leaders among signatories of Nashville Statement on sexuality issues

About 70 Southern Baptist leaders recently joined with other evangelicals to affirm a “Christian manifesto” on sexuality issues — a statement... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 5 2017

Southern Baptists mobilizing to minister in wake of Hurricane Harvey

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist As the sun shines again over Houston, Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) workers are mobilizing... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 4 2017

Coach Kennedy loses appeal to pray in public

BREMERTON, Wash. — Former high school football coach Joe Kennedy lost his appeal Aug. 23 at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which ruled... [READ MORE]

Theology 101 | Sep. 4 2017

Theology 101 — Toward a Theology of Work

By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist This week we are on the threshold of Labor Day, the holiday dedicated to recognizing and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 3 2017

How Alabama churches can minister to grandparents raising grandchildren

By Denise George Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Tom and Glenda Thompson, members of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Birmingham, became legal... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 2 2017

Will Museum of the Bible be most technologically advanced museum ever?

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Ask people on the street to describe their last visit to a museum, and you’ll likely get... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 1 2017

Two gifts totaling $1M to fund NOBTS scholarships

When New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS) President Chuck Kelley began his day Aug. 7 he had little idea of the blessings to come:... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 1 2017

Want to help with Hurricane Harvey relief?

As the floodwaters of Hurricane Harvey recede, trained Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers will begin deploying to the impacted areas... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Sep. 1 2017

America’s 5 ‘faith tribes’ struggling with differences, recent study finds

Over the past few years, whether it be a conversation over coffee or a tussle at the polls, one thing is sure — Americans are struggling to... [READ MORE]