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Latest News | Aug. 28 2019

New federal rule protecting religious liberty of organizations praised

Christian leaders are applauding a rule proposed Aug. 14 by the Department of Labor (DOL) to protect the rights of faith-based organizations... [READ MORE]

Africa | Aug. 28 2019

More clergy members in Nigeria killed by Fulani herdsmen

Attacks in Nigeria have left more than 600 dead, some of them pastors and clergy members. Dozens of others have been kidnapped in the continued... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 28 2019

Peyton Hill installed as pastor of FBC Prattville

The baton of leadership at First Baptist Church Prattville was figuratively and literally passed to the church’s new pastor Peyton Hill... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 27 2019

Planned Parenthood turns down federal funds

One of Planned Parenthood’s government revenue streams has officially ended for now. The Planned Parenthood Federation of America confirmed... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 27 2019

Each Harvest Evangelism graduate has unique story

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Fourteen graduates of Harvest Evangelism’s recovery program celebrated one year free... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 27 2019

High school sports and transgender athletes

The U.S. Department of Education has launched an investigation into a Connecticut high school sports policy that allows athletes who identify... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 26 2019

‘Overcomer’ finishes 3rd in weekend box office

“Overcomer,” the latest faith-based film from Alex and Stephen Kendrick, had a strong opening weekend, earning an estimated $8.2 million... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 23 2019

Foreign Christians arrested on charges of ‘converting’ in Nepal

A Christian from South Korea arrested in Nepal on charges of “attempting to convert” was released Aug. 7. Cho Yusang, a 73-year-old evangelical... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 19 2019

4 states require schools teach LGBT history

Starting in the 2020–2021 school year LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) history will be part of the curriculum in Illinois public... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 13 2019

MacDonald Elected as IMB VP of Marketing, Communication

EDITOR’S NOTE: On Aug. 12 the International Mission Board (IMB) named Mark MacDonald as the new vice president of marketing and communication. On... [READ MORE]

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