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Judge rules on series of motions during former minister Shahan’s pretrial hearing

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) – During a pretrial hearing Aug. 19 in Birmingham, Judge Laura Petro ruled on several motions that have been filed in recent weeks in relation to Richard Shahan. Shahan, former children and families pastor at First Baptist Church, … Continue reading

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FBC Birmingham embraces King’s vision of Christian fellowship

BIRMINGHAM (BP, TAB) — An Alabama church whose pastor was criticized 52 years ago by Martin Luther King Jr. for contributing to the “silent — and often vocal — sanction” of racial segregation says today it has come to embrace the … Continue reading

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FBC Birmingham works to ‘bear one another’s burdens’

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — First Baptist Church, Birmingham, held a concert Jan. 26 as a step toward normalcy after a tragedy happened more than six months ago with the killing of Karen Shahan, wife of former children and families pastor Richard … Continue reading

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SALT apologetics conference Jan. 19 — live streaming

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — SALT (Strategic Answers for Life’s Thoughts) apologetics conference will deal with arguments for the existence of God, the trustworthiness of the Bible and the sanctity of human life. Speakers will include Gary Habermas, professor of philosophy at … Continue reading

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