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Latest News | Feb. 17 2020

SBC Pastors Conference 2020 lineup announced

The preliminary lineup of speakers for the 2020 Southern Baptist Convention Pastors Conference was announced Feb. 10 by conference president... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Feb. 14 2020

Valentine’s Day reminds us to celebrate the greatest love of all

By Denise George Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Since the 5th century, St. Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) has been a holiday to celebrate romance.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 11 2020

In loving memory of Alabama’s top church planting mentor, cheerleader Lamar Duke

Lamar Duke, church planting strategist for the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM), died Feb. 11. He was 69. Duke, who joined the... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 10 2020

Tim Tebow makes surprise stop in Birmingham during Night to Shine

Birmingham got a surprise Feb. 7 when Tim Tebow made an unannounced appearance during this year’s Night to Shine event. Tebow created Night... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 10 2020

GuideStone releases ministers’ tax guide

GuideStone has released its most popular annual publication, the 2020 Ministers’ Tax Guide for 2019 Returns. The tax guide includes tax highlights... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 10 2020

Immigrant help based on ‘beliefs,’ judge rules

An Arizona federal judge has reversed the convictions of four faith-based volunteers who were fined and put on probation for aiding migrants... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 9 2020

California abortion mandate violates federal law, jeopardizes funding

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) put California on notice Jan. 24 for the state’s... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Feb. 8 2020

SCWC, TAB sponsor second annual Christian book expo in Birmingham

The second annual Southern Christian Book Expo was held Feb. 1 at Lakeside Baptist Church, Birmingham.  More than 70 authors from Alabama and... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 7 2020

Attack on Christians in northern India devastates families, church

Before Pastor Jai Singh appeared before a judge in northern India and was jailed on false charges of luring people to convert, Hindu extremists... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 6 2020

Plea change scheduled in African-American church arson case

A suspect set for trial next month in a series of fires at African-American churches in Louisiana is now scheduled for a change-of-plea hearing.... [READ MORE]