Spiritual Matters

Southern Baptist Church determined to rise from ashes of riots

Southern Baptist Church determined to rise from ashes of riots

| August 11, 2015

Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer The Mary Harvin Senior Housing and Transformation Center of Southern Baptist Church was destroyed in a fire, April 30, amidst the chaos of the citywide rioting. The MHTC was a $16M development project envisioned and sponsored by Southern Baptist Church.This project, eight years in the making, was […]

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Lucky no more, blessed always

Lucky no more, blessed always

| August 11, 2015

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from The Dallas Weekly I have to say I’ve been feeling pretty lucky lately and, not necessarily from a financial, physical or even an emotional point of view. When I look at my life from a worldly perspective now, it can sometimes still appear stacked against me. Life […]

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Untested faith is untrusted faith

Untested faith is untrusted faith

| August 6, 2015

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times The old saying is when the going gets tough, the tough get going. The operative word here is tough. My question for you is what happens when you insert the dynamics of faith into any given situation? The reason for the question is […]

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East Chestnut St. Church of Christ to host four-day revival

East Chestnut St. Church of Christ to host four-day revival

| August 4, 2015

FORT WAYNE—East Chestnut Street Church of Christ, 3601 E. Chestnut St., is scheduled to host its 2015 Gospel Meeting from Aug. 9 to Aug. 12. The four-day revival features guest speaker Jack Evans Jr., vice president for public relations for Southwestern Christian College, in Terrell, Texas. In addition to revival meetings each night starting at […]

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Leaders urge patience in achieving change after Emanuel Nine

Leaders urge patience in achieving change after Emanuel Nine

| August 4, 2015

By Barney Blakeney Special to the NNPA from The Charleston Chronicle It’s been some three weeks since nine worshippers at Emanuel AME Church were gunned down at a Bible study session in the church. After the shootings the community and nation displayed an unprecedented outpouring of compassion for the victims and survivors as well as […]

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Refreshing

Refreshing

| August 3, 2015

By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart A time to rest and refresh I recently spent a few days in New Albany, Ohio for a chaplain’s meeting with the company that I work for. To be honest, the thought of being out of my normal routine made me nervous! The thought of missing my nightly responsibilities made […]

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E. Christine Stanley honored by Christ Church of Faith

E. Christine Stanley honored by Christ Church of Faith

| July 30, 2015

(Photo by James Redmond) FORT WAYNE—Christ Church of Faith “Little People’s Class” honors yet another person. The Little People’s Class honored E. Christine Stanley, one of the founding members of Christ Church of Faith and currently a resident at Kingston Care Center, for her longevity as a faithful member of the church and good standing […]

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Richard Charlton of C-Style Tae-Kwon Do School of Chin-Kwon

Richard Charlton of C-Style Tae-Kwon Do School of Chin-Kwon

| July 29, 2015

Richard Charlton is the owner of C-Style Tae-Kwon-Do School of Chin-Kwon-Do and he can be reached at (260) 341-9532. 1.)  How long have you been in this profession? For 41 years, I started studying at the age of 14. 2.)  Describe the service that you offer. I teach Karate and Chin-Kwon-Do to children ages five to 17 […]

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Obituaries: July 29-Aug. 4 Edition

Obituaries: July 29-Aug. 4 Edition

| July 29, 2015

 

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7-Days of Restoration for the City of Fort Wayne set

7-Days of Restoration for the City of Fort Wayne set

| July 28, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Harvest Word of Life Ministries, 2260 Lake Ave., under the leadership of Bishop Malcolm and Pastor Jackie Howell is scheduled to host the 28th Annual 7-Days of Restoration for the City of Fort Wayne revival. the theme of this year’s revival is Repentance; Restoration & Revival. The event features seven days of inspired worship […]

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