The words of “thanks” and “welcome”

“Thanks” and “welcome” are two words that have been echoing in my mind in recent days. During the last trustee board meeting for the University of Mobile, I used these words to describe the transition from president Mark Foley to incoming president Tim Smith. Mark Foley is completing his tenure at the university, and during […]

Five Years After the Storms

Guest Article: Mel Johnson

Five years may seem like a long time for most Alabama Baptists unless the date happens to coincide with April 27. Alabamians are all too aware that this date in 2011 marked our memories with images of struggles that for many are as vivid today as they were in the days, weeks and months following […]

Ten Cooperative Program Facts

Guest Article: Jim Swedenburg

Thank you, Alabama Baptists, for supporting missions through the Cooperative Program. In doing so, you help spread the Gospel and minister in Christ’s name in Alabama, across the U.S. and around the world. Many positive facts may be cited about the impact of Southern Baptists in general and Alabama Baptists specifically related to CP support […]

Three faith-based films for you to consider

Guest Article: Doug Rogers

Today’s guest article is from State Missionary Doug Rogers who serves the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions as our Director of Communications. Three faith-based movies are opening soon and I wanted to give you a heads-up about them. The first is “Risen” which comes to theaters today (actually had early previews last night). I haven’t […]

Easy Arithmetic

During the early years of my elementary education, I was rather good at numbers or arithmetic. When the so called “new math” came along, I didn’t do as well. I want to propose some easy arithmetic for us to remember as Alabama Baptists. The Evangelism/Discipleship Team at the State Board of Missions is leading in […]