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Top Stories | Aug. 24 2017

Most Americans think they are a sinner, according to recent study

By Bob Smietana Lifeway Christian Resources America is full of sinners — and most of them want to mend their ways. Two-thirds of Americans... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 24 2017

Jefferson County court says online ‘auctions’ are same as slot machines

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist A ruling by the Jefferson County Circuit Court has shuttered a Birmingham gambling operation and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 24 2017

Father-son pastor duo attacked in India

HYDERABAD, India — A father and son, both pastors, were attacked by hard-line Hindus in India, and one of the victims is defending a Muslim... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 23 2017

Archaeologists believe they have discovered the city of Bethsaida

Archaeologists excavating in northern Israel believe they may have discovered the biblical city of Bethsaida, the hometown of three of Jesus’... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 23 2017

TAB editors kept readers informed about military conflicts through the years

By Elizabeth Wells Special to The Alabama Baptist For almost 175 years, The Alabama Baptist (TAB) has reported not only denominational news but... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 23 2017

Ministering to single adults requires ‘high view’ of both marriage and singleness

Single Adult Sunday is Sept. 3. ____________________ By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist P.J. Dunn says he has heard many a church say they... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 22 2017

A look at the proposed 2018 state convention CP budget

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Samford University’s unexpected decision to withdraw from state convention funding beginning in... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 22 2017

How God showed up in one Alabama church the day after Charlottesville

It came as an unannounced and unexpected blessing in Marion — in the sanctuary of Siloam Baptist Church to be exact — the day after the deadly... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 21 2017

Twitter removes ad about traditional marriage

CUSTER, Wash. — The social media platform Twitter has refused to allow a former pastor to run a paid ad on its site promoting his new book,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 21 2017

Today’s eclipse displays ‘God’s glory,’ astronomers say

By David Roach Baptist Press While millions are currently viewing the first total solar eclipse the continental U.S. has seen in 38 years, they... [READ MORE]