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Latest News | February 28, 2020

Boko Haram attacks predominantly Christian community in Nigeria

Islamic extremist militants from terrorist group Boko Haram destroyed three worship sites and an unspecified number of houses in northeast Nigeria... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | February 28, 2020

IMB forms coronavirus task force

In light of the global expansion of coronavirus (COVID-19), the International Mission Board has convened a task force to specifically address... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | February 28, 2020

Baptist editors challenged to build trust, report good news and bad news

The most important value that Southern Baptist editors offer their readers is trust, said Bob Smietana, editor-in-chief of Religion News Service.... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | February 27, 2020

Associational partnership: Is it right for you?

Some Baptist associations are considering formal partnerships with other associations, and some are wondering if such an arrangement could work... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | February 27, 2020

Working together: Birmingham and Bessemer associations partnering for expanded gospel ministry

Barry Cosper remembers the first time someone pointed out to him that Jefferson County had five Baptist associations. It was nearly six years... [READ MORE]

Abortion | February 26, 2020

US Senate fails to advance born alive, pain capable child protections

The U.S. Senate failed Feb. 25 to approve protections for unborn babies late in their mothers’ pregnancies and newborns who survive abortions.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | February 26, 2020

Graham says UK events will go on as scheduled

Franklin Graham said he is seeking alternative venues for a United Kingdom tour this year after all eight venues reneged on plans to host the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | February 26, 2020

Girl, 14, in Pakistan forced to marry, convert

A high court in Pakistan has validated the marriage and forced conversion to Islam of a 14-year-old Christian girl, heightening fears that it... [READ MORE]

Latest News | February 25, 2020

Proposed amendment would change state school board, K–12 standards

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist A proposed statewide amendment on the March 3 primary ballot would change the way Alabama’s K–12... [READ MORE]

Latest News | February 24, 2020

Gunmen kill 24, injure 18 people near Burkina Faso church in Africa

Gunmen in Burkina Faso killed 24 people, injured 18 others, kidnapped another 3 and looted local shops near a Protestant church on Sunday, Feb.... [READ MORE]

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