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Events Promotion | Aug. 3 2019

Etowah Baptist Association revives 71-year-old preaching conference

Etowah Baptist Association (EBA) will host “School of the Prophets” on Aug. 18–19 at First Baptist Church, Gadsden.  In keeping with this... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 2 2019

University of Mobile Ranked No. 5 Best Regional College in the South, 100 Best Small Colleges in Nation

The University of Mobile is the No. 5 Best Regional College in the South, according to College Consensus, a college ratings website that aggregates... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 2 2019

Samford University Ranked No. 34 Nationally, Top in Alabama on Kiplinger’s “Best College Values” List

Samford University ranks No. 34 among private universities and No. 115 nationally among all public, private and liberal arts colleges and universities... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 31 2019

Christians, Muslims are most persecuted

Christians and Muslims are persecuted in more countries than any other religious group, according to a decade-long Pew Research Center study... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jul. 30 2019

Widow in Uganda flees after receiving threats

A widow in central Uganda fled her home after receiving threats from local Muslim leaders when she arranged for a pastor to bury the body of... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 29 2019

Augie Boto to retire from SBC Executive Committee

D. August “Augie” Boto has announced he will retire from the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee (EC) effective Sept. 30.... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Jul. 29 2019

TAB to host ‘Beauregard Strong’ Benefit Night for Lee County tornado victims

Earlier this year The Alabama Baptist staff was excited to host several evenings of music and entertainment at our Servant/Leadership Appreciation... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 27 2019

SBC Credentials Committee meets, elects EC member Bramlett chair

The Credentials Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) held its initial meeting July 22 by video conference, electing Stacey Bramlett... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 22 2019

Court OKs abortion funding changes

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on July 11 upheld its June decision allowing the Trump administration to enforce new rules blocking Title... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 22 2019

China abuses against Muslim groups noted in religious freedom report

Despite “glimmers of progress” in religious freedom globally last year, key concerns were noted by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in... [READ MORE]

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