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Death and Dying | August 5, 2019

Southern Baptists respond to ‘horrific’ acts of violence

As two mass shootings over the weekend brought the total to three such tragedies in just over a week, Baptists prayed, met needs and called for... [READ MORE]

Grief | August 5, 2019

Communicating in a crisis: How to speak the love of Christ following a tragedy

By Terry Wilhite, Communication Strategist Special to The Alabama Baptist We as Americans are reeling from yet another mass killing. What we... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | August 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 | August 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 | August 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 | July 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 | July 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 | July 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 | July 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 | July 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]

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