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Alabama News | Nov. 24 2016

State Convention President’s Address 2016

The ‘why’ of Christian missions By State Convention President Travis Coleman Pastor, FBC Prattville In life, asking “why” is... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 24 2016

FBC Pell City’s Thweatt elected state convention president

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist John Thweatt, pastor of First Baptist Church, Pell City, was unanimously elected president of the... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Nov. 17 2016

Christians urged to show grace postelection

By Maggie Walsh The Alabama Baptist This presidential election has been perhaps the most inflammatory in history. In the days, hours and minutes... [READ MORE]

Music | Nov. 17 2016

Alabama rock band aims for life-changing encounters

By Leann Callaway Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist  The message behind the music starts with the name for the Birmingham-based Christian rock... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 17 2016

Evolving approach needed to minister to today’s baby boomers

By Grace Thornton Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Ronnie McCarson has been ministering to adults age 55 and up full time since 1993, and at... [READ MORE]

Southern Baptist Convention | Nov. 17 2016

IMB trustees celebrate balanced budget, trend reversal; 50 new missionaries appointed

International Mission Board (IMB) trustees celebrated a balanced budget, unanimously approving the 2017 budget during their Nov. 10–11 meeting... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 17 2016

Alabama Baptists featured in ‘Disturbances’ documentary on 1966 Nigerian genocide

By Mary Wimberly Samford University During a bloody 1966 genocide in Nigeria that ended with as many as 50,000 Igbo tribe members murdered, a... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 17 2016

Quick-start guide to moving your service, craft to official level

So you’ve been tinkering with that thing for quite a while, that contract work or product or craft. People are starting to tell you that you... [READ MORE]

Middle East | Nov. 17 2016

Judge quits over feared Pakistani mob attack

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The judge set to preside over a Pakistani mother’s last appeal against her death sentence suddenly resigned from his... [READ MORE]

Parenting | Nov. 17 2016

5 adoption myths debunked

According to the 2013 Adoption Attitudes Survey funded by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, 24 percent of American adults have considered... [READ MORE]