A Special SBOM Report To the Alabama Baptist State Convention

The following was read to messengers on November 14, 2017, at the annual meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Convention by Morgan Bailey, chairman of the State Board of Missions, as a representative of the Samford Relationship Study Group: Thank you, Mr. President.  The State Board of Missions is charged under the convention’s bylaws with […]

Myers-Mallory prayer season approaching

Thank you, Alabama Baptists, for supporting missions through the Cooperative Program and with gifts to the Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering. The suggested Week of Prayer for State Missions is September 10-17. Your prayer support and financial gifts will help undergird the five strategic priorities of Woman’s Missionary Union, Disaster Relief, Church Planting, Alabama Partnership Missions […]

Samford Relationship Study Group Acknowledges Announcement by Samford University Leadership

MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – The Samford Relationship Study Group – a task force of Alabama Baptist leaders appointed by the State Board of Missions (SBOM) during its May meeting – has acknowledged a decision by the Executive Committee of the Samford Board of Trustees for the university to forego allocations from annual State Convention Cooperative Program […]

A Call To Prayer

Guest Article: John Thweatt

During meetings of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions and Executive Committee on May 11-12, 2017, John Thweatt, president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention, issued this Call to Prayer: Dear Alabama Baptist: For almost 200 years, Alabama Baptists have worked together, preached together, and sacrificed together for the cause of missions and the […]

Joint Statement

From Rick Lance and John Thweatt

The following is a joint statement from State Convention President John Thweatt and Executive Director, State Board of Missions, Rick Lance. The statement was unanimously approved and affirmed by the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions and Executive Committee during meetings on May 11-12, 2017. Reports are that the faculty of Samford University voted to […]