Every Alabama Baptist church is autonomous and each decides for itself how to conduct business. However, some customs and practices do prevail. These are suggestions for your consideration.Suggestions reflect Alabama law. You should contact your legal counsel when creating policies.

Resources to Protect Your Church and Your Children:

Department of Justice database for child sex abuse prevention

The database is called the Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender database. It is available at www.nsopr.gov, and includes a list of convicted sex offenders nationwide.

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Resource Sites

It is hoped that these resources, presentations and documents will be informative and helpful to you but the State Board of Missions has not reviewed all material on the web sites and publications listed, and will not monitor them for future additions or changes and therefore is not endorsing these resources.

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Keith Hinson

State Missionary Keith Hinson is an associate in Communications and Technology Services. His responsibilities include the ministries of public relations, Christian ethics, news and information, media relations, denominational relations, and assistance for the executive director in the areas of research and social media.
Keith and his wife, Willa Dean, are members at Cloverdale Baptist Church, Montgomery where Keith currently serves as Interim Pastor.
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