TAB News Podcast

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TAB News is a weekly podcast offering a radio-show-style format with cohosts who invite guests to delve into the news of the week in depth. The podcast also offers an audio digest version of The Alabama Baptist newspaper as bonus content in the second part of the show.


Reinventing Sunday Night Church

January 28, 2020


The struggle continues with what congregations should do on Sunday nights. Some offer a scaled-back church service, some offer a churchwide Bible study and some offer specific activities but not something for everyone. Others decided to do away with Sunday night services and activities altogether. While there’s not a right or wrong option and each …
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Addiction Recovery for Women

January 21, 2020


The Summit of Fort Payne offers a 12-month, faith-based intensive recovery and discipleship ministry for women who are addicted — and in many cases have been incarcerated — overcome destructive choices and behaviors. A 16,000-square-foot home sits on 96 acres along with two other homes. It is a place set apart as a refuge for …
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International Travel Safety Tips

January 14, 2020


In our post-9/11 world, travel safety tips should always be considered and reviewed, especially when traveling internationally. On this week’s TAB News, co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell talk with Samford University advancement officer Doug Wilson, who served 28 years in the Air Force and Air National Guard and is co-founder of Counter Threat Group, …
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Southern Christian Book Expo

January 7, 2020


For nearly 30 years, the Tuscaloosa-based Southern Christian Writers Conference has embraced the power of words and encouraged writers to find their voice. The popular conference attracts more than 200 participants each year. The Alabama Baptist has had the privilege of partnering with the Southern Christian Writers Conference in recent years. Conference coordinator Cheryl Wray …
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Disaster Relief Opportunities

December 31, 2019


On this week’s TAB News, co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell talk with Mark Wakefield, disaster relief strategist for the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, about the inner-workings of disaster relief efforts taking place across the state and nation. For more information and to get involved in Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief efforts, visit sbdr.org. …
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Future of Associations in Baptist Life

December 24, 2019


TAB News co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell spent some time recently with four associational missions leaders in Alabama who are tackling the concerns of associational missions in Baptist life head on. The leaders — Chris Crain (Birmingham Metro), Neal Hughes (Montgomery), John Thomas (Southeast Alabama) and Rick Barnhart (State Board) — share their ideas …
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