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.


Samford Sports Hall of Famer Gary Fleming

May 7, 2019


TAB News co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell talk with Samford Sports Hall of Famer Gary Fleming this week about how he merged a call to the ministry with his athletic career. Following his standout football career in college in the late 1960s, he played in the NFL for the Baltimore Colts before becoming a …
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End It Alabama

April 30, 2019


Human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal activity in the world — estimated at $150 billion annually. Currently, there are 27 million slaves in the world, and it is estimated that between 600,000 and 800,000 victims are trafficked in the U.S. every year. Alabama is not immune with Birmingham being among the six hotspots for …
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Musical Moments

April 23, 2019


Have you ever wondered what it would be like to hear a song one time and then immediately sit down at a piano and play it? Alabama Baptists’ well-known musician and music evangelist Frank Jones has that level of talent. In fact, one of his first memories is playing “Here Comes the Bride” after attending …
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The Value of Church Plants

April 16, 2019


Despite sitting in the middle of the Bible Belt where churches are in abundance, more than half of Alabama’s population is still unchurched, according to Lamar Duke, lead church planting strategist for the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions. Duke and church planter David Bradford, pastor of Celebration Church, Hoover, are guests on this week’s …
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Seasoned Christian Leadership

April 9, 2019


More focus, faith and fruit — that’s how seasoned Christian leaders should look, according to internationally known author, speaker and Bible study leader Dr. Richard Blackaby. A seasoned Christian leader also should serve as the quarterback, not the cheerleader and not the coach, says leadership mentor and longtime minister Dr. Gary Fenton. “The Holy Spirit …
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Behind the Scenes with Michael Brooks

April 2, 2019


While waiting for Sandi Patty to perform at the 2019 Alabama Baptist State Evangelism Conference, TAB News co-hosts Jennifer Rash and Debbie Campbell spent some time with Sandi’s production manager Michael Brooks. Michael shares how he met Sandi and what life is like while on tour as well as some insights about Sandi behind the …
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