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Latest News | May. 3 2018

Alabama Baptists observe National Day of Prayer

Baptist churches and other groups across the state banded together May 3 to observe the National Day of Prayer. All day long, dozens gathered... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 2 2018

BCA award winner: ‘Storyline is always redemption, Romans 8:28’ when leaders, others mess up

Editor’s Note — This article originally ran April 19, 2017, but recently received a first place award in the news writing, single article... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 1 2018

Patterson’s previous spousal abuse comments spark fresh social media, news coverage

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Leaders within the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) are speaking out on recently quoted comments... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 29 2018

April 26 was Mike McLemore Day at Samford

The late Mike McLemore, a longtime Alabama Baptist leader, was honored April 26 when Samford University President Andrew Westmoreland declared... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 27 2018

University of Mobile, Samford garner top rankings in new College Consensus

Two Baptist schools of higher education in Alabama have earned top ranks in the new College Consensus approach to evaluating colleges. University... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 25 2018

IMB accepts presidential nominations until May 15

The International Mission Board’s Presidential Search Committee is accepting nominations for the agency’s next president. The committee,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 20 2018

Former Miss America, Alabama native marries girlfriend

A former Miss America, who won as Miss Alabama, is making headlines with her recent same-sex “marriage.” Deidre Downs Gunn, Miss America... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 15 2018

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall to host Faith Forums

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The community and the church should be closely connected, but often the church has deferred to... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 14 2018

Alabama punter hopes presidential prayer moment inspires faith, unity

University of Alabama punter JK Scott said praying with President Donald Trump at the White House during the team’s visit on April 10 was a... [READ MORE]