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Wilton asks participants to give their lives to Christ at State Evangelism Conference

MONTGOMERY — With the emphasis of “Sharing Across Alabama,” the 2016 State Evangelism Conference opened with a combined choir of First Baptist Church, Clanton, and Dalraida Baptist Church welcoming participants to the event Feb. 29 at First Baptist Church, Montgomery. Musicians … Continue reading

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Officers re-elected; smooth close to ABSC annual meeting

DAPHNE, Alabama (TAB) — The second and final day of the Alabama Baptist State Convention  (ABSC) annual meeting heard prayer requests from entity leaders and ministry leaders throughout the state. Dale Huff, director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting kicks off in Daphne

DAPHNE, Alabama (TAB) — The 193rd Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting kicked off Nov. 17 at Eastern Shore Baptist Church, Daphne. Travis Coleman, this year’s state convention president and pastor of First Baptist Church, Prattville, welcomed participants and called the … Continue reading

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Alabama convention continues goal of parity with SBC

MONTGOMERY (Jennifer Davis Rash) — The Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) unanimously voted Aug. 14 to recommend a 2016 Cooperative Program (CP) budget of $40 million with 53 percent funding state ministries and 47 percent going to Southern Baptist … Continue reading

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Travis Coleman elected new Alabama Baptist State Convention president

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — At the Alabama Baptist State Convention (ABSC) annual meeting, Travis Coleman, pastor of First Baptist Church, Prattville, was elected as the ABSC president; John Thweatt, pastor of First Baptist Church, Pell City, was elected as the first … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting messengers hear from committees, vote on resolutions, pass motion on BF&M 2000

The 192nd session of the Alabama Baptist State Convention kicked off Nov. 11 at Lakeside Baptist Church, Birmingham. With President John Killian presiding, Alabama Baptist messengers from across the state gathered to hear from several leaders in the state including … Continue reading

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Samford to help alleviate CP pain for Alabama Baptists

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Samford President Andrew Westmoreland addressed Alabama Baptists during the report of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions executive director Rick Lance’s report to convention messengers this afternoon. He made a surprise announcement related to Cooperative Program … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist auxiliaries, entities share at morning session of annual meeting

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — Alabama Baptist auxiliaries and entities shared about life changers and what God is doing through them, through Cooperative Program funds and volunteers. Rod Marshall (right), president/CEO of Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries (ABCH), shared about … Continue reading

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Executive Director Lance reports on the State Board of Missions in afternoon session

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — Executive Director Rick Lance gave the State Board of Missions (SBOM) report in the afternoon session at the Alabama Baptist State Convention. He shared from Acts and referenced how Alabama Baptist’s are life changers and how they can … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist State Convention’s 191st annual session underway

HUNTSVILLE (TAB) — John Killian, president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention, calls to order the 191st annual session of the Alabama Baptist State Convention meeting held at Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville. The Alabama Baptist will follow the conference Nov. … Continue reading

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