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Latest News | Jan. 7 2020

Religious groups, houses of worship frequent targets of attack in 2019

On Dec. 1, 2019, a band of assailants opened fire on worshippers at a small-town Protestant church in Burkina Faso, an impoverished West African... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 7 2020

Hungry customers get more than a home-cooked meal at donations-only restaurant

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Along the cafeteria-style food line at Drexell & Honeybee’s, you’ll see plenty of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 7 2020

5 steps all churches can take to protect congregants from attacks, violence

By Doug Wilson Special to The Alabama Baptist Church safety should be a priority for all churches. With more frequency, there are incidents involving... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Jan. 6 2020

SCWC, TAB to host second annual book expo at Lakeside Baptist, Birmingham

Each year for the past nearly 30 years, the Southern Christian Writers Conference (SCWC) has nurtured and encouraged writers of all ages and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 5 2020

Decade-long friendship in Central Asia finally leads to gospel conversion

More than a decade ago Liam Remington, an International Mission Board (IMB) representative new to the missions field, found himself in a riverside... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 4 2020

Study: Families of Christians, Jews often differ from expectations

Single-parent households are increasingly common especially among Christians, according to a new study from the Pew Research Center. The study... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 3 2020

Hunter Street minister of missions retiring after 20 years at church

Countless short-term trips have filled the 20 years that Frank Blackwell has served as minister of missions for Hunter Street Baptist Church,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 2 2020

ABCH’s Watson knows firsthand how family ministry changes children’s lives

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Dana Watson has seen things a child should never have to see. He was 8 when he hid around the corner and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 1 2020

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from the staff of The Alabama Baptist!... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Jennifer Rash | Jan. 1 2020

What will history write about our version of the 20s?

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Old things become new again — at least that’s how the traditional saying goes, right? I’m hoping... [READ MORE]