Spiritual Matters

The two greatest commandments

The two greatest commandments

| July 22, 2016

By Jackie Wall By authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson PRAISE YAHSHUA!! Picture this, it’s Feb. 10, Wednesday, about 5 p.m., 25 degrees, windy with snow flurries.  I drove into Southtown Mall for gas.  This is on the south end of our river city, Fort Wayne, Ind.  There at Wendy’s at the light was […]

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Political pioneer, community servant Gertrude M. Smith transistions at 86

Political pioneer, community servant Gertrude M. Smith transistions at 86

| July 20, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The city lost one its pionering political figures recently. Family reported that the Lord called called well-known political activist Gertrude M. Smith home on Friday, July 1, 2016 surrounded by her family. On Oct. 21, 1929, Sarah Jane Mitchell was born to Martha Page Campbell and Willie Mitchell in Marion, Alabama. Her name later […]

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Obituaries: July 20-26, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: July 20-26, 2016 Edition

| July 20, 2016

Len Broadnax, services were July 9, 2016, at Spiritual Israel Church and It’s Army, 610 East Douglas St. Arrangements by D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. David A. Williams passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016.

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Bishop Willie Bolden: Celebrating 40 years of ministry nationally, internationally

Bishop Willie Bolden: Celebrating 40 years of ministry nationally, internationally

| July 19, 2016

By Bishop Willie Bolden Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—It doesn’t seem possible that 40 years have passed since God brought a few of us together to start then, Calvary Chapel. Forty years ago, I received a call from a lady from Cleveland, she asked could she come to the Grand Opening of Calvary Chapel, […]

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Renowned poet, writer, genealogist Gladys Ophelia Mitchell Wilson crosses over

Renowned poet, writer, genealogist Gladys Ophelia Mitchell Wilson crosses over

| July 18, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City is lost one of its most colorful voices with the passing of Gladys Ophelia Mitchell Wilson, July 13, at age 85. Wilson was born May 25, 1931 to Scott and Alberta (Fletcher) Mitchell in West Bend, Kentucky. Raised in the A.M.E. tradition, her earliest years were shaped by joining the Pine […]

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A prayer for those in law enforcement

A prayer for those in law enforcement

| July 18, 2016

A prayer offering from the Rev. Bill McGill: O god we come tonight because we are in desperate need of your might. We are here united in prayer because we care, and want our nation released from this violent snare. We know it is the enemy who has an assignment to kill, steal and destroy; […]

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The scared

The scared

| July 17, 2016

The presence of God’s Spirit is always available—especially in the midst of crisis. Allow God to speak to you about life through this weekly enlighten message. Blessings, —LeAnora

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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception—a caring church

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception—a caring church

| July 13, 2016

There is a church that cares. The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is located down at 1122 S. Clinton St., from Subway and they care about all people. As you walk into the church, you might be broke, hungry, almost homeless with nowhere to turn. A woman named Mrs. Hall welecomes you into the church. […]

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The week of blood

The week of blood

| July 13, 2016

Killings of black men, police officers litter American landscape AMERICA—It has been a week of blood in the U.S. On July 5, 37 year old Alton Sterling was shot to death in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in front of a convenience store. His crime—carrying a weapon while selling CDs. Early reports claimed police received a call […]

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Obituaries: July 13-19, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: July 13-19, 2016 Edition

| July 13, 2016

Muhammed Farid Abdullah, passed on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Born Oct. 1, 1976, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of Qasim and Malikah Abdullah. He was married to Michelle Daniels and they moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa in October of 2015. He graduated from North Side High School, Fort Wayne, in 1995, and Ball […]

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