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Latest News | Oct. 12 2018

Pastor from North Carolina freed after being held 2 years in Turkey

After a long diplomatic battle over his fate, a Turkish court ruled Oct. 12 to release Andrew Brunson, a pastor from North Carolina, after 24... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Oct. 11 2018

Florida panhandle hit hard, Southeast Alabama receives significant damage from Hurricane Michael

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Hurricane Michael made landfall along the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 hurricane shortly after... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Oct. 10 2018

Bullard urges churches to focus on vision and become ‘FaithSoaring’

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist George Bullard, associational missionary/director of missions for the Columbia-Metro... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 10 2018

God weaves story of young Montgomery man, aging church together

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Growing up, Dewayne Rembert’s life was fatherless. It was mostly motherless. And as far as he was concerned,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 9 2018

Terry honored for 50 years in Baptist work, named editor emeritus

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Gary Fenton says that in 1975, Bob Terry made a statement that changed the course of his life. At the time,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 9 2018

How to show your pastor appreciation, support during Pastor Appreciation Month

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist During October’s Pastor Appreciation Month, give your pastor six priceless gifts that only... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 8 2018

ERLC’s Moore takes on family ‘prosperity gospel’

NASHVILLE — American Christians have adopted a version of the prosperity gospel when it comes to their families, says Russell Moore, president... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 8 2018

How to address sexual assault and protect children, adults within your church

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Sexual assaults and rape are rampant in today’s society. Even though sexual violence in the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 8 2018

Panel says pastor/judge’s removal unjust

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A state government commission tasked with investigating claims concerning the ethical conduct of judges filed formal charges... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 3 2018

Countless afghans donated through crochet ministry

Edna Harden, a member of Antioch Baptist Church, Bynum, in Calhoun Baptist Association, has lost count of the exact number of afghans she has... [READ MORE]