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Latest News | Apr. 19 2019

Faith-based bills advance in Texas in defiance of ‘almighty dollar’

State Sen. Charles Perry recently stood on the floor of the Texas Senate in Austin defending a bill that would let state license holders assert... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 18 2019

Judson vice president Scott Bullard named president of Pfeiffer University in North Carolina

Scott W. Bullard, Judson College’s senior vice president and dean of the college, has been named the eleventh president of Pfeiffer University... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 18 2019

Greear to be nominated for second term

North Carolina pastor J.D. Greear will be nominated for a second term as president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) at the June 11–12... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 18 2019

Former imam beaten after following Christ

Sheikh Hassan Podo, a 28-year-old imam in eastern Uganda who converted to Christianity, was interrogated and then beaten by family members after... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 17 2019

ERLC, other advocates speak at UN to defend religious liberty worldwide

The Southern Baptist Convention’s religious freedom entity and other advocacy organizations expressed concern to the United Nations regarding... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 16 2019

State Board recognized by Prattville-area cleanup organization, being good neighbor

On Jan. 15, 2018, the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) officially opened its doors at 1404 Fairview Avenue in Prattville after... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Apr. 12 2019

IMB communications director Alford decides ‘he’s not the right fit’ for role

After two months on the job in the newly created role of vice president for communications at the International Mission Board (IMB), Roger Alford... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 11 2019

Born-alive protections stifled in Congress

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have initiated another effort to gain a floor vote on legislation to require health care for... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Apr. 11 2019

Southwestern Seminary removes stained glass windows depicting Patterson, other SBC leaders

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The stained glass windows in the MacGorman Chapel of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 9 2019

US Department of Justice gives Alabama 49 days to fix “broken” and “inhumane” state prisons

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Alabama’s state prison system – considered the nation’s deadliest – is “broken”... [READ MORE]