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Latest News | Dec. 14 2019

Court refuses to strike down KY abortion law

The U.S. Supreme Court has left in place a Kentucky law requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients before abortions.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 13 2019

Moore speaks to Beeson graduates; 29 receive advanced degrees

Beeson Divinity School graduated 29 students in commencement exercises Dec. 6. Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 13 2019

Korean pastor stabbed to death in Turkey

Korean evangelist Jinwook Kim was stabbed to death Nov. 19 in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir. A 16-year-old suspect has been arrested... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Dec. 10 2019

Pensacola Baptists minister to community following shooting at Naval Air Station

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Following the Dec. 6 shooting at Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola, churches in the area are responding... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 8 2019

New report shows abortion rate continues to decline

The latest statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that reported abortions in the United States continue to... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 7 2019

Attack in Africa’s Burkina Faso kills 14 churchgoers

At least 14 people were killed and several others injured in a Dec. 1 attack on a Protestant church in the West African nation of Burkina Faso.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 6 2019

Youth evangelist Bowen pleads guilty to child sexual abuse charges

Alabama evangelist Acton Bowen pleaded guilty Dec. 2 to 28 counts of sexual abuse against children. Bowen entered the plea in an Etowah County... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Dec. 6 2019

Hallmark’s ‘Project Christmas Joy’ brings seasonal cheer to tornado-ravaged Beauregard community

A new Hallmark TV special will shine a seasonal spotlight on Lee County’s Beauregard community and Providence Baptist Church. “Project Christmas... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Dec. 4 2019

Mike Jacobs, University of Mobile baseball coach, athletic director, dies at 64

Mike Jacobs, baseball coach and athletics director (AD) at the University of Mobile, has died at the age of 64 of an apparent heart attack. A... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Dec. 4 2019

Faith-based refugee resettlement groups sue federal government

Three faith-based groups that assist with refugee resettlement are suing the federal government, arguing a September executive order granting... [READ MORE]