Spiritual Matters

Obituaries: December 23-20 Edition

Obituaries: December 23-20 Edition

| December 23, 2015

Kenneth A. Fields, age 57 passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital. He was the son of the late Louis T. and Adelaide Fields. Kenny as he was called by many, attended South Side High School and was currently employed as the Site Manager of Jubliee House Ministries. Left to cherish […]

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Giant among clergy: Pastor Mike Nickleson crosses over at 63

Giant among clergy: Pastor Mike Nickleson crosses over at 63

| December 21, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The city lost one of its giants of the religious and civil right community last week when the Rev. Mike Nickleson passed on to glory on Dec. 16. Just days before, the Rev. Nickleson, described by many in the community as “always ready to serve,” preached at his church, Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. […]

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Local gospel music icon ‘Mr. Emmitt’ crosses over at 75

Local gospel music icon ‘Mr. Emmitt’ crosses over at 75

| December 21, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The world lost one of its most beautiful voices and the Summit City lost one of its most famous gospel music icons with the passing of Emmitt Bowen. Bowen, known to most people simply as “Mr. Emmitt, made his transition Dec. 8 at age 75. Born July 1, 1940, Bowen was known as a […]

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With the Spirit of Christmas

With the Spirit of Christmas

| December 21, 2015

By the Rev. Samuel Bellamy Wow!  How swiftly this year has passed!  It’s almost as though December 2015 can nearly touch January 2015.  Hours, days, weeks, months, years slip by so quiet as we are escorted to the future leaving a trail of history behind.  No one can escape the time to be born and […]

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Obituaries: December 16-22 Edition

Obituaries: December 16-22 Edition

| December 16, 2015

Thurman Richard “Ricky” Rogers was born Nov. 7, 1958 in Richmond, Ind., and departed this life on Dec. 1, 2015 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Ricky was born to Bertha Bennett and Ezra Rogers in Richmond, Ind. He moved to Fort Wayne in 1967. He attended Smart Elementary, Weiser Park Middle, graduated from Wayne […]

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Unlocking Kingdom authority, power within

Unlocking Kingdom authority, power within

| December 12, 2015

By Rev. Manson B. Johnson Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Matthew 16:19-21 Bible Fact: Jesus expects all of His disciples to demonstrate the authority and power of His kingdom as a witness to a weak and wicked world. The Big Idea: To get Christian disciples to surrender their faith beyond the traditional to […]

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May YAHWEH bless you with understanding

May YAHWEH bless you with understanding

| December 10, 2015

By Jackie Wall By authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson Praise YAHWEH! Hello from all of us here at the Greater Living Epistle House of Yahweh.  We pray that you all are in good health and prosperity. Once again I have a continuing message of Truth for you.  This is one that you can […]

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Obituaries: December 9-15 Edition

Obituaries: December 9-15 Edition

| December 9, 2015

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Obituaries: December 2-8 Edition

Obituaries: December 2-8 Edition

| December 2, 2015

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The answer to every problem: Praise Yahshua!

The answer to every problem: Praise Yahshua!

| December 1, 2015

By Jackie Wall By authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson 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 most unfortunate time? […]

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