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Alabama News | December 22, 2020

Gambling study group report downplays gambling’s social costs, Godfrey says

A recent gambling study says revenues from gambling — if expanded in the state — could reach $700 million and bring Alabama 19,000 jobs but... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | December 21, 2020

Harvest Community Charities distributes Christmas food boxes to needy in Jefferson County

Volunteers from 11 churches lined up early today (Dec. 21) at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church, Birmingham, to receive food boxes for distribution... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | December 21, 2020

Southern Baptist national entities address pandemic workplace challenges

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing its rampage throughout the U.S., Southern Baptists’ national entities have focused on maintaining employee... [READ MORE]

Children | December 18, 2020

5 ways to teach children the ‘real’ meaning of Christmas

Several years ago, I watched a group of kindergarten children sing “Silent Night” in an assisted living center. With angelic faces and sparkling... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | December 18, 2020

Gov. Kay Ivey’s gambling study group presents options but recommends expansion of gambling in Alabama

Gov. Kay Ivey’s Study Group on Gambling Policy offered five options on gambling at its press conference today (Dec. 18) on the Alabama Capitol... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | December 17, 2020

Opinion: Conspiring against conspiracy: Seeking to continue the years-long work already being done to fight human trafficking

By Reagan Keith Special to The Alabama Baptist Efforts to combat human trafficking have recently experienced a new hurdle coming from a group... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | December 17, 2020

New scholarships announced at Samford University, Beeson Divinity School

Students at Samford University and Beeson Divinity School will benefit from three new scholarship funds recently established at the college.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | December 16, 2020

C. Thomas Wright awarded 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award from Shorter University

C. Thomas Wright, executive director of missions for the Mobile Baptist Association, was recently awarded the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | December 16, 2020

Class of 2020 Celebrates Graduation at University of Mobile

By Kathy Dean University of Mobile When the pandemic forced spring graduation ceremonies across the nation to be cancelled earlier this year,... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | December 15, 2020

Judson College reaches out to individuals for financial assistance

Acknowledging the difficulties resulting from enrollment challenges, the 2008 recession and the ongoing pandemic of 2020, Judson College President... [READ MORE]

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