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Top Stories | Jun. 13 2018

Freedom March focuses on healing, redemption in Anniston

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Every day for months Jacqueline Paddio drove back and forth to work down Highway 202 from Anniston to Word... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 13 2018

SWBTS interim president Bingham tells SBC safety is priority; messengers to debate trustee removal

Jeffrey Bingham, interim president of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) in Fort Worth, Texas, delivered the seminary’s... [READ MORE]

Prison Reform | Jun. 13 2018

Alabama’s incarceration rate follows national trend downward

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama’s incarceration rate continued a four-year declining trend in 2017, mirroring a decline... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 12 2018

Peter’s faith journey gives all believers hope, Smith shares

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist In his well-known and well-loved sing-song style of wrapping up a sermon, Robert Smith did not disappoint... [READ MORE]

Prison Reform | Jun. 12 2018

Prison ministry advocates encourage Christians to befriend incarcerated

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist It was a curious statement. “The unsaved are not a project,” asserted a devotional in... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 12 2018

FBC Pelham’s Watkins among those preaching at SBC Pastors Conference

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Have you ever been to Zarephath? The question was central to the message delivered by Daven Watkins,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 12 2018

Top 6 things music/worship ministers should learn as early as they can

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Rick Stone said he feels like he had a definite advantage in his music ministry — a father who was in... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 12 2018

Danny Wood elected 2019 SBC Pastors Conference president

Danny Wood, pastor of Shades Mountain Baptist Church, Vestavia Hills, was elected president of the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention Pastors Conference,... [READ MORE]

Reader Submissions | Jun. 11 2018

Exhibitors set up booths at SBC annual meeting

Ric Camp, senior pastor at Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Trussville, (left) and Buddy Reynolds, a member of the F.A.I.T.H. Riders motorcycle ministry,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 11 2018

Former FBC Auburn students go ‘home’ for choir reunion

By Jeremy Dale Henderson Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Dale Peterson, 69, doesn’t think this story should be about him. He may have been... [READ MORE]