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Top Stories | Jul. 2 2017

Families celebrate by honoring God, country

By Carolyn Tomlin Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist A recent report estimates more than 43 million Americans will travel during the Fourth of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 2 2017

Beeson’s Timothy George among Baptist leaders calling for criminal justice reform

Timothy George, dean of Beeson Divinity School at Samford University in Birmingham, has joined 96 other Christian leaders supporting a campaign... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 2 2017

Title change, expectations list sought for directors of missions

Alabama Baptist directors of missions (DOM) may need new business cards in about a year. The DOM title is expected to be updated in 2018 following... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jul. 1 2017

Raids on Baptist worship meetings increasing

TARAZ, Kazakhstan — A growing number of Baptist congregations in Taraz, Kazakhstan, are being scrunitized by state police. Some worship meetings... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 1 2017

WorldCrafts partners with Mully movie to share ‘gripping’ story

By Julie Walters National WMU WorldCrafts, the fair-trade division of national Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU), is partnering with Mully Children’s... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jun. 30 2017

Christian families forced into Hindu ritual

JALALABAD, India — Villagers in India’s Uttar Pradesh state beat Christians, forced them to participate in Hindu rituals and have refused... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 29 2017

Graham’s online evangelism ministry marks milestone

The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association’s (BGEA) online evangelism ministry is thanking God for the 10 millionth indicated decision for Christ,”... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Jun. 28 2017

Maddox, Kenneth L.

Mud Creek Association DOM dies at 65 Kenneth L. Maddox, director of missions for Mud Creek Baptist Association, died June 23. He was 65. Maddox... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 28 2017

Smith retires from SBOM, continues ministry

Chip Smith’s passion for bivocational ministry began behind the pulpit, grew during his time with the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 28 2017

Only 17 percent of Christians report biblical worldview

By Maggie Walsh The Alabama Baptist With the rise of technology has come the rise of information — specifically the spread of competing ideas... [READ MORE]