State Convention in Less than Two Weeks

In less than two weeks, messengers and guests from across the state will gather at First Baptist Church, Trussville, for the annual meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Convention. You’re invited to this special time for what is essentially a family reunion of Alabama Baptists. Hallway conversations, visiting in the Exhibit Hall and corporate worship […]

Learn About The Great Commission Ministries the Myers-Mallory State Missions offering helps support

Please prayerfully consider how you will be involved in this year's effort

The following is a transcript of the most recent monthly video. Well, the weather is still hot, but technically, for church life, we’re in the fall, which leads me to an emphasis on our Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering. As you probably know, September 9th through 16 is our week of prayer, and we’re praying that […]

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 […]