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Top Stories | Jul. 29 2017

Majority of Americans unaware of churches’ social service efforts

At least half of Americans realize that churches feed and clothe the poor but far fewer are aware of other social services congregations provide,... [READ MORE]

Music | Jul. 29 2017

Gettys focus on intersection of worship, missions

I am thankful for song writers and musicians who are thoughtfully crafting hymns that tell the gospel story, challenge us to think theologically... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 29 2017

Freedom From Religion Foundation targets Wetumpka police

The atheist group that is fighting the clergy housing allowance tax break and defending a Satanic monument’s placement in a Minnesota veterans... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 28 2017

Nominee for religious liberty post ‘exceptional’

When the White House announced July 26 that President Donald Trump planned to nominate Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback for the U.S. State Department’s... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 28 2017

Hobby Lobby to forfeit artifacts, pay $3M fine

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Hobby Lobby Stores will forfeit thousands of improperly acquired ancient biblical artifacts and pay a $3 million fine... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 28 2017

Discipleship program helps Alabama inmates begin journey toward transformation

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist At 8 a.m. four mornings a week, some 20 men wearing prison garb arrive at a dormitory classroom... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 27 2017

Christians attacked, forced into ‘agreement’

ABASING, India — After an attack in eastern India in which a Christian was seriously injured, police and Hindus created an “agreement”... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 27 2017

UM class research project brings joy to children with disabilities

By Rivers Brunson University of Mobile An assignment in a human physiology research class earned two University of Mobile students a top grade,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 26 2017

Gluten-free Lord’s Supper wafers now available

A walk to the communion table at some Baptist churches these days will show an extra plate with a wafer that looks a little different than the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 25 2017

Conference to prepare participants to ‘give defense’ for faith

In 1 Peter 3:15, the disciple urges his fellow Christians to “always be prepared to give a defense to everyone who asks you to give the reason... [READ MORE]