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Alabama | Mar. 5 2019

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief aids in recovery and cleanup in Beauregard and other areas hit by March 3 tornadoes

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief strategist Mark Wakefield said teams worked throughout the day... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 4 2019

LifeWay’s Brad Waggoner named acting president and CEO

LifeWay Christian Resources board chairman Jimmy Scroggins announced March 4 that trustees have asked Brad Waggoner, LifeWay executive vice president,... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 4 2019

23 confirmed dead following tornadoes in Beauregard

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist At least 23 people are dead following tornadoes that struck the Beauregard community south of Auburn-Opelika... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 1 2019

Fred Wilson named interim president at University of Mobile following resignation of Tim Smith

Trustees of University of Mobile (UM) announced plans March 1 for interim leadership following the surprise resignation of former UM President... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 27 2019

Greenway elected 9th president of Southwestern Seminary

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) alumnus Adam W. Greenway, dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 26 2019

University of Mobile’s president Smith resigns effective immediately

University of Mobile (UM) President Tim Smith has resigned his position effective immediately. The executive committee of UM’s board of... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 25 2019

EC presidential search committee has found ‘God’s candidate’ for position

NASHVILLE — The search committee seeking the next president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Committee (EC) has “identified... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 24 2019

SBC bylaws workgroup releases sexual abuse response

Following a called meeting via extended conference calls Feb. 22-23, members of the SBC Executive Committee bylaws workgroup have released a... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 18 2019

Help for churches concerned about sexual abuse

EDITOR’S NOTE — In response to the investigative report on sexual abuse in churches affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention published... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Feb. 18 2019

Greenway is nominee for Southwestern Seminary president

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) alumnus Adam W. Greenway, dean of the Billy Graham School... [READ MORE]