Good reads for the Anniversary: Commemorations of the Civil Rights Era

In recent days and over the past several years, much attention has been given to the 50th commemoration of important civil rights events. The famous Selma to Montgomery March, which took place in March 1965, has garnered much-needed attention by the people of Alabama and many across the nation. Two years ago, the remembrance of […]

A Statement of Continued Concern and Prayer

From Rick Lance, executive director, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, Montgomery, Ala., and Travis Coleman, Jr., senior minister, First Baptist Church, Prattville, Ala., and president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention: We affirm all those who seek to restore biblical marriage to its rightful place of sole authenticity and legality in Alabama and elsewhere. […]

A Call to Prayer for Moral and Spiritual Awakening

During this radically changing era, Christians are called upon, as never before, to raise our voices in support of the sole legality of biblical marriage. But all is vain unless we have first raised our voices to God, asking Him to bring about a moral and spiritual awakening among us, in our churches and throughout […]

Stand Strong for Biblical Marriage

JOINT STATEMENT From Rick Lance, executive director, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, Montgomery, Ala., and Travis Coleman, Jr., senior minister, First Baptist Church, Prattville, Ala., and president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention: Alabama Baptists strongly support traditional marriage between one man and one woman only. We do not believe any other form of […]

Resolution on Reaffirmation of Biblical Marriage

JOINT STATEMENT From Rick Lance, executive director, Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, Montgomery, Ala., and Travis Coleman, Jr., senior minister, First Baptist Church, Prattville, Ala., and president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention: We endorse the following resolutions that were adopted by the State Board of Missions on February 6. We likewise call upon Alabama […]