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Alabama | Sep. 16 2020

Update: Romar Beach Baptist Church, Camp Baldwin receive extensive damage as Hurricane Sally makes landfall; Alabama cleanup begins

Romar Beach Baptist Church in Orange Beach and Camp Baldwin in Elberta each sustained significant damage as Hurricane Sally made landfall in... [READ MORE]

International | Aug. 18 2020

Missionaries gain access to Amazon’s Indigenous peoples despite pandemic

When the first COVID-19 cases hit Brazil in March, the government agency in charge of protecting the country’s Indigenous peoples, the National... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 6 2020

IMB urges caution while encouraging sustained commitment to missions

International Mission Board senior leaders are urging Southern Baptists to use extreme caution if they are considering overseas missions travel... [READ MORE]

Addictions | May. 11 2020

Foundry Ministries continues perfecting ‘secret sauce,’ transforming lives

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Gradine’s smile can light up a room. When one hears her story, it doesn’t take long... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Mar. 5 2020

Alabama Baptist leaders issue coronavirus statement, caution against international travel

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist What does the coronavirus, also referred to as COVID-19, mean for Alabama Baptists — particularly those... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 2 2020

Bryant Wright named Send Relief president

The International Mission Board (IMB) and the North American Mission Board (NAMB) announced Bryant Wright as the new president of Send Relief... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 10 2020

Tim Tebow makes surprise stop in Birmingham during Night to Shine

Birmingham got a surprise Feb. 7 when Tim Tebow made an unannounced appearance during this year’s Night to Shine event. Tebow created Night... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 10 2019

‘Pursue’ Christ through prayer, missions is message of 2019 WMU annual meeting

EDITOR’S NOTE: Updated June 12, 2019, at 10 a.m. to correct final attendance. By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist “Sweet home,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jun. 9 2019

Two flat tires, one big miracle – just one of the salvation stories from Crossover Birmingham

Terry Long says it was two flat tires that led to one big miracle June 8 during Crossover Birmingham. Long, who serves as associational missions... [READ MORE]

National | Mar. 27 2019

Illinois legislature to vote on LGBT history education for K-12 school

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois state Senate could soon vote on a measure that would require K-12 public schools in the state to teach LGBT... [READ MORE]