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Latest News | Jul. 13 2018

International Mission Board experiences data breach but no indication of misuse

By Seth Brown North Carolina’s Biblical Recorder A data breach occurred at the International Mission Board (IMB) that may have exposed... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 13 2018

Former Baptist missionary charged with sexual assault

Mark Aderholt, a former International Mission Board (IMB) missionary and more recently a former employee of the South Carolina Baptist Convention,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 10 2018

Alabama missions teams home from Haiti

Two church vans are currently bringing the 14-member missions team from First Baptist Church, Russellville, home. They landed in the Atlanta... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 10 2018

Roanoke pastor and wife in stable condition after head-on car crash resulting in one fatality

A Roanoke pastor and his wife are in stable condition in an Atlanta hospital after a head-on car crash July 8 that killed the other driver. Jeff... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 9 2018

Plans in place for missions teams stuck in Haiti to return home

Two Alabama youth groups stuck in Haiti because of violent protests in the country anticipate returning home tomorrow afternoon or by mid-week... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 7 2018

FBC Russellville missions team sheltering in place in Haiti

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist A missions team from First Baptist Church, Russellville, is stuck in Haiti right now, safe but unable to... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 6 2018

Southern Baptists look for ways to make churches, missions field safer place for children

By Margaret Colson Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Rather than being sanctuaries of safety and well being for children, far too many churches... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 6 2018

Arab Woman Today leader Abbassi named O’Brien Award recipient

By Grace Thornton Ruba Abbassi, CEO of the Jordan-based ministry Arab Woman Today (AWT), is the recipient of this year’s Dellanna West O’Brien... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 3 2018

Southern Christian Writers Conference provides inspiration, practical tips

By Jessica Ingram The Alabama Baptist Thirteen hours. That’s how far Kenton and Sheila Young drove for the Southern Christian Writers Conference... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 28 2018

Provision in 2018 tax bill could affect parking perks, other fringe benefits of church employees

A largely overlooked provision in a massive tax bill signed into law six months ago requires churches and other non-profits to begin paying a... [READ MORE]