Spiritual Matters

Obituaries: April 5-11, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: April 5-11, 2017 Edition

| April 5, 2017

Johnnie LeShore Sr., passed from this life to Heaven’s reward at the age of 86 on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at DeKalb Medical Center in Decatur, Georgia. He was a native of Uniontown, Alabama born on March 27, 1930 to Tom and Mary Frances Walker-LeShore. After making Fort Wayne his home, he gained employment and […]

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Obituaries: March 29-April 4, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: March 29-April 4, 2017 Edition

| March 30, 2017

Foster Doughty, 71, died March 19, 2017.

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Pastor Sleet to celebrate 12th pastoral anniversary

Pastor Sleet to celebrate 12th pastoral anniversary

| March 23, 2017

FORT WAYNE—St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 2421 S. Hanna St., is scheduled to celebrate the 12 year pastoral anniversary  of Pastor Frederick Alexander Sleet at 9 a.m., March 26. For more information, call the church at (260) 456-8395.

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Obituaries: March 22-28, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: March 22-28, 2017 Edition

| March 22, 2017

Dr. Laliene Baker, departed this life on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at Covington Manor Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born on March 7, 1929 in Fort Wayne. Dr. Baker served the Fort Wayne community as a podiatrist until her health began to decline. She was a faithful member of Turner Chapel AME Church where […]

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BABIES—spare the children

BABIES—spare the children

| March 19, 2017

By Pastor Samuel Bellamy It might be accurate to say that training converts from heathens to sainthood could be the greater works that Jesus talked about. And, to convert followers of Moses would require the very power and knowledge from above. The transformation of the state of carnality to the spirit requires divine intervention. Newborn […]

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The answer to every problem

The answer to every problem

| March 17, 2017

By Brother Jackie Wall By authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson PRAISE YAHSHUA! Maybe you have suddenly lost something, a job, a loved one. Perhaps you have been told you have a serious disease. Could it be your home has been foreclosed on or burned down. Did your car die on you at the […]

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Former FWPD Assistant Chief David Coleman passes on at 65

Former FWPD Assistant Chief David Coleman passes on at 65

| March 16, 2017

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina—A former Fort Wayne community advocate, who made his mark in the world of law enforcement, has made his transition. Former Fort Wayne Police Department Assistant Chief David Allen Coleman Sr. passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Born April 23, 1951, in Indianapolis, David Coleman was the eldest child […]

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Obituaries: March 15-21, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: March 15-21, 2017 Edition

| March 15, 2017

Beatrice Carlisle, 64, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.

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Spotlight: We’ll remember minister David R. Whitfield (Jan. 8, 1950-Feb. 24, 2017)

Spotlight: We’ll remember minister David R. Whitfield (Jan. 8, 1950-Feb. 24, 2017)

| March 14, 2017

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of yours days to bring yourselves and others some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind.  On that note, it pleases me that, as we travel […]

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Sister Dana Ellis shows the way to be ‘Still Standing’

Sister Dana Ellis shows the way to be ‘Still Standing’

| March 8, 2017

Faith Celebration, book signing set for March 11 FORT WAYNE—Ever feel like the trials of life have knocked you down? Every feel like you can’t get up even when you are down? It is said that faith is the key accessing the power to lift you up after you have fallen to the ground spiritually, […]

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