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Latest News | Nov. 16 2019

2020 location changed for IMB celebration

Alabama Baptists voted to change the location of the 2020 Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting to First Baptist Church, Montgomery,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 15 2019

State Convention officers re-elected

Messengers to the Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting in Daphne on Nov. 12–13 re-elected convention officers (from left): President... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 14 2019

Passion Tree luncheon draws 100 to learn about networking, resources for disciple making

Robert Mullins, pastor of Crossroads Community Church, Elmore, and executive director of Passion Tree Resources, welcomed approximately 100 pastors,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 13 2019

Birmingham, Bessemer associations consider combining

Chris Crain, executive director of Birmingham Metro Baptist Association (BMBA), talks with a group gathered at Canaan Baptist Church, Bessemer,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 10 2019

Seven-year-old boy allowed to use “James” as chosen name after mother enrolls him in school as “Luna”

James Younger, a 7-year-old Dallas boy whose mother enrolled him in kindergarten as a girl named Luna, will be allowed to use James as his chosen... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 9 2019

Judge strikes down new HHS rule on abortion participation

On Nov. 6 a federal judge struck down a new rule that could open the way for more health care workers to refuse to participate in abortions or... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 8 2019

Mohler to be nominated for next SBC president

Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, said he will accept a nomination to serve as Southern Baptist Convention... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 8 2019

Crist, two pastors with SBC ties admit to sexual sin, abuse

Christian stand-up comedian John Crist and two pastors with Southern Baptist Convention ties have been accused of sexual sin and abuse. Crist... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 4 2019

Audit reveals April missions offerings error; AAEO, LMCO totals affected

A routine year-end audit of an unnamed state convention partner revealed an error in giving receipts to the Southern Baptist Convention Executive... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 4 2019

Baghdadi operation named for young Christian captive

Following a U.S. counterterrorism operation named in her memory, Kayla Mueller is being touted for her ability to hold on to her faith despite... [READ MORE]