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Latest News | Feb. 20 2017

First residents arrive today in new residential recovery ministry in Fort Payne

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Drugs took me down a downward spiral path. I’ve lost everything I had, including myself. I lost... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 17 2017

Planned Parenthood protection facing reversal

By Tom Strode Baptist Press WASHINGTON (BP) — The U.S. House of Representatives acted Feb. 16 to rescind a two-month-old rule from the Obama... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 17 2017

Platt apologizes for IMB action

By David Roach Baptist Press ONTARIO, Calif. — International Mission Board President David Platt has apologized to Southern Baptists for the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 13 2017

William Carey students set to return to campus following tornado damage

By Mia Anderson Overton HATTIESBURG, Miss. (BP) — Students will return to William Carey University on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 18 and 19,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 10 2017

Steve Marshall appointed Alabama attorney general

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — Steve Marshall of Marshall County has been appointed Alabama’s new attorney general, according to a late afternoon... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 10 2017

12th cave related to Dead Sea Scrolls discovered

By Art Toalston and Rob Collingsworth JERUSALEM (BP) — A major discovery related to the Dead Sea Scrolls has been announced — a cave... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 9 2017

Alabama AG Strange appointed to Sessions’ former U.S. Senate seat

MONTGOMERY (Jennifer Davis Rash) — Alabama’s Jeff Sessions will be sworn in as U.S. Attorney General this morning (Feb. 9) and Alabama... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 8 2017

Tornado destroys Louisiana church, delays New Orleans Seminary chapel

By Staff Baptist Message and New Orleans Baptist Seminary NEW ORLEANS (BP) — An EF-3 tornado that touched down in eastern New Orleans on Feb.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 6 2017

Outspoken Christian Kurt Warner selected to hall of fame

By Tim Ellsworth Baptist Press After coming up short in his first two years of eligibility, Kurt Warner is finally a Pro Football Hall of Famer.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 3 2017

State Board leaders break ground for new building site

State Board of Missions leadership gathered at the building site of the new Great Commission Ministries Resource Center in Prattville on Feb.... [READ MORE]