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Top Stories | Jan. 18 2018

Mississippi ‘religious liberty’ bill allowed to stand

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court refused Jan. 8 to hear a challenge to a Mississippi law that would allow government workers and businesses... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 18 2018

Europeans likely to entwine identity, religion

When “fiercely atheistic” communist radicals swept into power in Russia more than 100 years ago, they had many targets. One of them was the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 18 2018

Adoption, foster care can be alternative for mothers considering abortion

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist On any given day in the United States, nearly 428,000 children live in foster homes or institutions.... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Jan. 18 2018

‘National Treasure,’ ‘Cars 3’ top January streaming

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Ben Gates is a historian and treasure hunter who’s a bit like Indiana Jones: He never gives... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 17 2018

US sees increase in abortion clinic closures in recent years

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist One kindergarten classroom full of children — on average that’s how many babies are aborted... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 17 2018

Abortion still common procedure despite drop in numbers

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Since 1973, when the Supreme Court made its landmark decision in Roe v. Wade, almost 60 million... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 16 2018

Faith & Family — Faith matters: Spiritual commitment at the heart of a strong marriage

Balancing commitments Debbie and Maurice are in their seventh year of marriage. Debbie is a stay-at-home mom for their 4-year-old son, 2-year-old... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2018

Suicide attack on church kills 9 in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan — Terrorists linked with the Islamic State (IS) group attacked a church in Pakistan on Dec. 17, 2017, killing at least nine... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2018

Alabamians among recent seminary graduates

Alabama Baptists graduated with degrees at the master’s level or higher from Southern Baptist seminaries and divinity schools in December 2017.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2018

SBOM opens doors at new Prattville location

By Doug Rogers Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions For the first time since 1963, the State Board of Missions (SBOM) has a new address and... [READ MORE]