TAB News Podcast

Recently Added Episodes


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.


U.S.–Israel Relationship

February 11, 2020


On this week’s TAB News, co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell talk with Sallie Bryant, a retired businesswoman in Birmingham, and Joe McKaig, pastor of Decatur Baptist Church, about their recent trip to Israel with the American Israel Education Foundation. The purpose of the trip was to gain an in-depth understanding of the U.S.–Israel relationship. …
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Leadership and Personal Growth Opportunity

February 4, 2020


Pastor Danny Wood and minister Tommy DeRamus from Shades Mountain Baptist Church, Birmingham, strive to reach those working in the business sector through a monthly Power Breakfast and Power Lunch. Attending the one-hour experience means you will be served up leadership and personal growth tips in bite-size nuggets that are easy to understand and apply …
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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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