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Latest News | Nov. 16 2017

Alabama Baptist pastors speak out on sexual assault

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist A group of Alabama Baptist pastors have decided it is time to speak out on the issue of sexual abuse,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 15 2017

Opinion: Reference to Mary and Joseph ‘inappropriate’

Opinion By Bob Terry Editor, The Alabama Baptist Whether it is possible to say a word that brings “light” rather than “heat” in the midst... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 12 2017

‘Peace Cross’ in D.C. area ruled unconstitutional

An old, rugged cross that has stood on public land in a Washington suburb for almost a century has been deemed unconstitutional by a federal... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 11 2017

Welch brings his own ‘boom’ to Fort Payne

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Some call it Dye Branch, others Dye Ditch, but no matter the reference used, natives of Fort Payne... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 10 2017

Two Burmese Baptist pastors sentenced to prison for contributing to news report

Two Baptist pastors from Myanmar have received prison sentences for leading journalists to a church reportedly destroyed by military air strikes... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 8 2017

Discipleship sessions added to Pastors Conference

Part of running your Christian race and finishing well is intentionally discipling those around you, said Richard Richie, treasurer of the 2017... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 6 2017

Worst mass shooting in house of worship in US history takes place in Texas

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist On Sunday, Nov. 5, a Texas community experienced a mass shooting at a local church during its... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 3 2017

Nutt, William Alton “Billy”

State missionary, former pastor dies William Alton “Billy” Nutt, retired director of associational and cooperative missions for the Alabama... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 31 2017

Dodgers’ hitting coach, Alabama native Ward a spiritual mentor to players

Alabama native Turner Ward was signing autographs in the players’ parking lot after a game in Pittsburgh several years ago when a boy approached... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 26 2017

Teen’s Christian witness to reverberate through generous memorial gift

By Margaret Colson Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The Christian witness that Sarah Harmening shared in her short 17 years of life on this... [READ MORE]