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Alabama Baptist Entities | Nov. 3 2016

First-ever history book of The Alabama Baptist now available for pre-order

After 175 years of continuous ministry, the first book devoted to the history of The Alabama Baptist newspaper will be published in a four-color... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 3 2016

Making Christ known in cities like London may be avenue for worldwide change

By Bob Terry Editor, The Alabama Baptist Phil Barnard describes London as a “post-Christian society.” Then with determination in his voice,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 3 2016

After two years of seeing Alabama Baptists at work, Coleman to pass gavel

By Grace Thornton Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Come Nov. 16, it’ll be time for Travis Coleman to hand over the gavel as Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 3 2016

Muslim mobs exhume Protestant’s body twice

JALAL-ABAD, Kyrgyzstan — Mobs in Kyrgyzstan’s western Jalal-Abad region dug up the body of deceased protestant Kanygul Satybaldiyeva twice... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 3 2016

Nigerian massacres kill nearly 50 Christians

GODOGODO, Nigeria — Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed more than 40 Christians in an attack on Godogodo in northern Nigeria on Oct. 15 and left... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 3 2016

Kenyan church fearful after Islamic attack

MANDERA, Kenya — Church members in a northeastern town in Kenya fear for their lives after six people died in a gun and grenade attack by Islamic... [READ MORE]

Middle East | Nov. 3 2016

Open Doors hopes Christians will one day return to Iraq, Syria

It’s no secret that Iraq and Syria have become tough places for Christians to live in recent years. But the departure of Christians from the... [READ MORE]

Music | Nov. 3 2016

Christian rock band RED reaches at-risk youth

By Leann Callaway Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist As they share about their personal struggles during concerts, members of Christian rock... [READ MORE]

Southern Baptist Convention | Nov. 3 2016

Southern Baptist churches among fastest-growing in US

Southern Baptist churches are among the top 100 fastest-growing and largest participating churches in the country, according to recent research... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 3 2016

GA minister forced to turn over sermons; outrage on his behalf prompts petition

An online petition on behalf of a Georgia lay minister who was ordered to hand over his sermons has garnered widespread support. Organized by... [READ MORE]