In the early 1980s six native Alabamians served as editors of state Baptist papers. Shown above (from left to right) are James Langley, editor of Capitol Baptist in Washington, D.C; Jack Brymer, Florida Baptist Witness; Jack Harwell, Christian Index in Georgia; Hudson Baggett, The Alabama Baptist; and Bobby S. Terry, Missouri’s Word & Way. Not shown is Ellis Bush, editor of Penn-Jersey Baptist. Bobby S. Terry would go on to become the editor of The Alabama Baptist in 1995.
The Alabama Baptist file photo