Top Stories

Top Stories | Jun. 13 2017

Does e-giving make sense for my church?

EDITOR’S NOTE (March 20, 2020): This article from 2017 highlights several aspects of online giving, including some services. In light of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 13 2017

Adapting church life toward disciple-making, community engagement ‘key’ strategy

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist It’s not new information for Baptists. Leaders have been discussing it, studying it and preaching... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 12 2017

Hindu villagers come to Christ; pastor punished

HYDERABAD, India — Hard-line Hindus in southern India, upset that members of their caste-based group have become Christians, burned down a... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 12 2017

Associations support, partner with Alabama Children’s Homes

By Anna Keller Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Many Alabama Baptist associations support the Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes (ABCH) &... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 11 2017

Christians killed for refusing to cite Muslim creed

MINDANAO, Philippines — Eight Christians were among 19 civilians killed by an Islamic extremist group in the Philippines on May 23. And more... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 11 2017

Huntsville student killed in bus crash, with missions team headed to Botswana

By Margaret Colson Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist In an instant, their world was turned upside down. Thirty-eight students and adult chaperones... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 11 2017

‘Refreshing’ Send Conference challenges participants to examine, redefine their lives on mission

Among a sea of participants and volunteers in the Dr. Pepper Arena, the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and the International Mission Board’s... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 10 2017

Pawnee Baptist’s 97-year-old organist serves church any time door is open

By Anna Keller Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Since 1978, Helen Matthews has held the role of organist at Pawnee Baptist Church, Birmingham.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 10 2017

Creationist view of humans hits all-time low

WASHINGTON — The percentage of U.S. adults who believe that God created humans in their present form at some time within the last 10,000 years,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 9 2017

Kyrgyzstan leaders consider stricter religion laws

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan — Enhanced restrictions on religious liberty and religious freedom currently are being considered in Kyrgyzstan. Proposed... [READ MORE]