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Top Stories | Feb. 10 2017

Communist Party in China fears rapid growth of Christian faith

As Christians now far outnumber members of the Communist Party in China, the Chinese government is focusing heavily on forcing Christians to... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 9 2017

Americans split over Syrian refugee situation, survey says

Americans have historically been opposed to admitting large numbers of refugees from war-torn countries, and tepid public support for U.S. resettlement... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 9 2017

Boko Haram attempts to drive out Christians

More than 900 churches have been destroyed in Nigeria as a reported war on Christians continues at the hands of Islamic radical group Boko Haram.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 9 2017

Birmingham Association diversifies VBS training opportunities

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Audrey Krier said when it comes to Alabama Baptist churches and summer, one thing is universal — and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 8 2017

Endowment named for Elizabeth Wells

Veteran archivist Elizabeth Wells (left at podium) receives a surprise announcement Jan. 31 during the Samford University Library White Glove... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 8 2017

Christians challenged to protect, care for human life at all stages

The sanctity and dignity of human life require Christians to care not only for the unborn but for all people at all stages of life, speakers... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 8 2017

Upcoming move for State Board of Missions on schedule

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Employees of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) have begun the process of cleaning... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 7 2017

FBC Orange Beach turning fire damage into ‘renewal’ time

Pastor John Price said he doesn’t know yet how the fire started in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church, Orange Beach. And he doesn’t know... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 7 2017

Religious freedom topic of National Prayer Breakfast

By Caleb Jones Intern, The Alabama Baptist Speaking at his first National Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 2, President Donald Trump focused on religious... [READ MORE]

Gambling | Feb. 7 2017

Legislators head back to Montgomery today, reminded Alabama gambling laws ‘crystal clear’

By Maggie Walsh The Alabama Baptist There is this idea that there’s confusion about gambling in Alabama,” said Eric Johnston during the sixth... [READ MORE]