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  • Advocacy Wins in October 2015


    In recent weeks, Alliance of Baptists as an organization and as individual members have raised their Clear Voice for justice with ecumenical and interfaith partners -- and change has happened in Washington, D.C.! More Info

  • The Second Cooler


    ​The Second Cooler is a documentary about illegal migration shot primarily in Alabama, Arizona, and in northern and central Mexico. The premise is that Arizona is the new Alabama—the epicenter of an intense struggle for migrant justice. The documentary’s p More Info

  • Remembering Mary Ruth Crook


    Mary Ruth Crook was a disciple of Christ until her death on October 16, 2015. During her lifetime Mary Ruth was a wife and mother, pastor and minister, teacher, poet, musician, humanitarian and peacemaker. She was a friend to the friendless, a voice for th More Info

  • Voices: Flipping St. Francis: #BlackLivesMatter for the White Man, by Keith Menhinick


    The average life expectancy of a black trans woman is 35; one in three black men will serve time in prison; a black person is murdered every 28 hours by law enforcement; 74 percent of black disabled people are unemployed; 60 percent of black girls are sexu More Info

  • Remember the Future, by Jason Smith


    After reading through an advance copy of Andrew Garner’s Reimagining Zion: A History of the Alliance of Baptists, a phrase stood out to me. The history of the Alliance is one of “learning, adapting and changing.” More Info

  • Voices: Paying Attention, by Kristin Adkins Whitesides


    Recently, for a doctor of ministry class, I had to create a presentation introducing my church to fellow pastors from different denominations, different geographic areas, and different backgrounds. As I readied my slides and what I would say, I found mysel More Info