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Top Stories | Aug. 4 2019

Blind wrestler’s dream of winning title comes true

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Jay Spencer set his sights on winning an Alabama state wrestling championship and four years... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 3 2019

FBC Hayden breaks ground on new multipurpose building

After two years of fundraising First Baptist Church, Hayden, broke ground on a new building July 14. The 5,000-square-foot addition will be used... [READ MORE]

Music Reviews | Aug. 3 2019

Wes Hampton wants to introduce a new generation to hymns

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Singer Wes Hampton is on a mission to introduce a younger generation of Christians to the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 2 2019

Mission:Dignity helps faithful servants who are struggling financially

Rick and Betty Hall of Eclectic have a multitude of stories about the small churches they served throughout Eastern Alabama over the course of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 2 2019

Lewis calls Christians to three actions in pursuit of peace, reconciliation

We cannot give what we do not have — that’s the reality of the Christian life, said Dhati Lewis, pastor of Blueprint Church, Atlanta, and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 1 2019

Coleman retiring as pastor of FBC Prattville after 30 years

Travis Coleman said when he gets in his car it always goes in the direction of First Baptist Church, Prattville. It’s not hard to understand... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 1 2019

How one ‘yes’ changed everything for Boaz pastor

Sometimes God weaves stories in ways you never would have guessed. Michael Goforth says he’s seen it happen — in his family and on a global... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 31 2019

Christians, Muslims are most persecuted

Christians and Muslims are persecuted in more countries than any other religious group, according to a decade-long Pew Research Center study... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 31 2019

South Korean interns serve with Shelby Baptist Association

Hugh Richardson said for him, it was an obvious yes. Every summer Shelby Baptist Association has a handful of interns, mostly local students.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 30 2019

Strong Tower clinics provide medical care

Sometimes getting a tooth fixed can help you hear more clearly — at least that’s what Terrence Jones says. That’s why his church — Strong... [READ MORE]

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