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.


Tips for Decluttering and Simplifying Life

January 8, 2019


Less than two weeks into their New Year’s goals, TAB News co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell seek tips for how to stick with their goal of decluttering and simplifying life. Research shows that only 8 percent of people making New Year’s resolutions, goals or commitments achieve them and Jennifer and Debbie want to be …
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Theological education opportunities for bivocational pastors

January 1, 2019


TAB News for January 3, 2019. Fifty-one percent of Alabama Baptist pastors are bivocational. If all church staff is counted, then 90 percent of Alabama Baptist ministers are bivocational. Most have little or no theological education but University of Mobile leaders are launching a new opportunity that will be accessible and affordable no matter where …
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TAB News for December 27, 2018

December 25, 2018


Behind the scenes — a pastor’s life Alabama author Denise George has a book titled “What Pastors Wish Church Members Knew.” Her book is a collection of pastors sharing honestly and openly about themselves, their families and their churches. While the pastors in the book are anonymous, many pastors are glad to share some of …
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TAB News for December 20, 2018

December 18, 2018


Tis the season for holiday movie-style family scenarios complete with snowy scenes, warm gingerbread baking in the oven and lots of smiles and laughter. But many families have learned to pretend and fake it through the family Christmas gatherings. The masks come out and hide the pain and broken parts of the relationships. On this …
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Billy Graham Library – December 13, 2018

December 11, 2018


In this week’s TAB News, we share a previously recorded podcast with Wayne Atcheson, regional manager of the Billy Graham Library, about the effect of Billy Graham’s death on his library and museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. We also hear about how touring the library and museum has led some to become Christians. Atcheson, an …
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TAB News for December 6, 2018

December 4, 2018


In this week’s TAB News, we discuss the importance of theological education and ministry training for every believer in leadership in a local church. Lay leaders, such as Bible study and School School teachers, as well as ministers and staff members serve their congregations best if they participate in some form of continuing education. Kevin Blackwell, director of …
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