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Top Stories | Aug. 8 2019

Daniels is new Baptist campus minister at University of North Alabama

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Matt Daniels began serving as campus minister for University of North Alabama (UNA)... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 7 2019

7 ways Alabama churches can support local schools

By Carolyn Tomlin Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist One thing Alabama communities have in common is local schools and throughout the state opportunities... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 7 2019

Back-to-school concert reaches Conecuh youth

A few years ago Tim Covin gathered a bunch of teenagers from his church in Conecuh County and drove a couple of hours north to En Fuego, a one-day... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 6 2019

College credit, missions experiences are options for gap year

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Let’s just say you’re a parent of a rising high school senior. (Maybe you actually are.) What would... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 6 2019

BCM students will enjoy updated spaces this fall; more to come

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist  University students across Alabama are enjoying renovated Baptist Campus Ministries... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 6 2019

Valleydale Baptist receives $1.5 million gift

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist When Pastor Mac Brunson said hello to Valleydale Baptist Church, Birmingham, a year ago, there was something... [READ MORE]

Faith and Family | Aug. 6 2019

Tips for understanding, responding to stress as school starts back this fall

By Kristin Lowrey and Anne Lawton Special to The Alabama Baptist Life is full of changes. Transitions from one stage of life to another are... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Aug. 5 2019

Southern Baptists respond to ‘horrific’ acts of violence

As two mass shootings over the weekend brought the total to three such tragedies in just over a week, Baptists prayed, met needs and called for... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 5 2019

Venezuelan Baptists see rise in church plants, baptisms in midst of crisis

By Bob Terry Special to The Alabama Baptist “The greatest economic collapse of a nation in history outside of war.” That is how many economists... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 4 2019

Churchgoers split on visibility, compartmentalization of faith

Spiritual topics aren’t a part of regular conversations for many Protestant churchgoers, but most seem at least somewhat confident others know... [READ MORE]