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Alabama News | Jan. 9 2017

Pickens County native follows God’s calling to be pastor, missionary in Paris

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Parker Windle grew up with what he called a good dilemma. He had a heart for the nations. But he felt like... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 9 2017

Disaster relief volunteers help out in Houston County after storms

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Storms made themselves known at the start of the new year, causing significant damage in Houston County... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 8 2017

Who are the evangelicals? Part 1 of 8

By Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh Special to The Alabama Baptist The term “evangelical” is a slippery one to grasp, partly because its usage has changed... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 6 2017

Bobby Bowden documentary kicks off in theaters Jan. 8

Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden and his family will kick-off the NCAA Football National Championship weekend Jan. 8 with the release... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 6 2017

Direct sales companies offer ministry opportunities but ethical lines should be evaluated

With the announcement of Betsy DeVos as President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for education secretary, the nearly multiple billion dollar,... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Jan. 6 2017

Spencer Bachus honored for work against poverty

Former Alabama Congressman Spencer Bachus was recently honored at the U.S. Capitol as a Jubilee Champion by the faith-based anti-poverty coalition... [READ MORE]

Sports | Jan. 6 2017

Georgetown player ‘lost his leg but gained his soul’

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist All Kody Kasey was supposed to do was block a player on a routine punt return during the 2014... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jan. 4 2017

TAB’s new website offers “manage my account” option

Need to make some updates to your church’s subscription list? It’s easy now, thanks to The Alabama Baptist’s new website. Just visit www.thealabamabaptist.org,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 2 2017

Relational discipleship resurfaces while church programs lose fans

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist When you ask Daniel Edmonds about where the Church is headed with discipleship these days, he likes to... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 2 2017

Those with religious ties more attached to their jobs, study finds

Catholics are more emotionally committed to their workplaces than are evangelicals, and people with strong attachments to God, regardless of... [READ MORE]