Spiritual Matters

Obituaries: May 20-26 Edition

Obituaries: May 20-26 Edition

| May 20, 2015

 

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The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

| May 18, 2015

My Life Has Already Been Poured Out As An Offering Roosevelt Dixie Sr., the fourth child of seven children of the late William H. and Willa L. Dixie, was born in Ensley, Ala., (on his Mother’s birthday) on March 23,  1928. As a child, he was baptized at an early age and was a member […]

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The Lord is our protector, shelter, shepherd

The Lord is our protector, shelter, shepherd

| May 17, 2015

By Gigi Tinsley Special to the NNPA from The Miami Times Our God has promised, throughout his word, he will protect us. Psalm 91 reminds us that we who are faithfully committed to God are blessed to dwell, that is, to live, in a wonderful place of eternal security and protection. In that shelter we […]

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Spiritually Speaking: Better him than me

Spiritually Speaking: Better him than me

| May 14, 2015

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from Dallas Weekly Is it really possible to put your life in the hands of the Lord? To some modest extent I have experienced the effect of trying to do just that. I can’t say how successful I’ve been but, I ask the question of you because I […]

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Scientific Creation Evidence on display at Southern Heights Baptist Church

Scientific Creation Evidence on display at Southern Heights Baptist Church

| May 13, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Southern Heights Baptist Church is honored to host the Creation Evidence Expo’s “Expo On the Road,” At 6 p.m., May 20, at the church, 4001 South Anthony Blvd. The lecturer will be Dr. Jay Wile, and his topic will be “The Most Exciting  Science That Supports Creation.” The Creation Evidence Expo (CEE) is an […]

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

| May 13, 2015

By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart Mother’s Day comes around every year. It is a time when the world pauses to stop and recognizes mothers. While many people look forward to this day, I have come to understand that not all people feel the same way. Traditionally speaking, churches everywhere celebrate and honor mothers on Mother’s […]

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Obituaries: May 13-19 Edition

Obituaries: May 13-19 Edition

| May 13, 2015

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Ministerial Alliance to host Baccalaureate ceremony at Pilgrim Baptist

Ministerial Alliance to host Baccalaureate ceremony at Pilgrim Baptist

| May 12, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Ministerial Alliance Scholarship Foundation is scheduled to host its first City-Wide Baccalaureate Ceremony at 4 p.m., May 17 at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St. The ceremony is designed to honor the city’s graduating high school seniors. The foundation also awards scholarships to students who have excelled in various academic arenas. […]

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THE RELIGION CORNER: The thrill is gone

THE RELIGION CORNER: The thrill is gone

| May 10, 2015

By Lyndia Grant Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer “And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.”—Galatians 6:9-10 (KJV) How many of us quit trying to reach our goal because we get tired? Time is most likely the worst enemy of enthusiasm. […]

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Hope for the future

Hope for the future

| May 8, 2015

By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart On this week, my twin sister posted something rather interesting onto my personal Facebook page. She posted an article that discussed a woman who wanted to be buried with a fork in her hand. If you are like me, you probably wondered what in the world the article could be […]

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