Bob Terry’s Editorials

Editor Bob Terry shares insights, opinions, interpretations, devotional thoughts and challenges through his weekly editorial.

September 12, 2018

Is Politics Stronger Than Faith?

On Aug. 31, 2017, a news release from Stanford University announced that according to a recent study, Americans cherish their political identity ... [READ MORE]

September 5, 2018

Bearing One Another’s Burdens

The pastor search committee of this rural Baptist church was excited about their recommendation for a new pastor. The candidate was known to ... [READ MORE]

August 29, 2018

Looking Under the Hood at TAB

Like a shiny new car, every issue of The Alabama Baptist (TAB) invites readers to spend a few minutes in an enjoyable experience that will leave ... [READ MORE]

August 22, 2018

Serving Today Is Different Than 50 Years Ago

August 19 was a special day for me. It marked my 50th anniversary of ministering through state Baptist papers. No one is more surprised at the ... [READ MORE]

August 15, 2018

A Modern-Day Luke

Have you ever thought of The Alabama Baptist as a modern-day Luke? I confess that I had not until David Platt, outgoing president of the International ... [READ MORE]

August 8, 2018

Facing the Issue of Sexual Abuse

Mark Aderholt has become the latest example in Southern Baptists’ struggle against sexual abuse and harassment. And while the International ... [READ MORE]