Spiritual Matters

Words of the Week—Science does NOT refute God

| February 28, 2014

By Minister Jason Malveaux Special to the NNPA from the Los Angeles Sentinel Great thinkers deny the existence of Almighty God only to replace Him with almighty science. Findings are quoted with religious fervor and science is quoted as if it were a great prophet or holy writ. God is called to defend Himself against […]

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Times–a-changin’!

Times–a-changin’!

| February 23, 2014

Do you remember the days when people rushed to get to church to get a seat? You know, before many churches could afford microphones that magnified the voice of the singer or preacher.

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From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

| February 23, 2014

Fort Wayne native Beverly “Granny” Elkins had to bury her 19-year-old grandson William “JR” Norfleet III on Jan. 27, a victim of lung cancer.

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Arizona Legislature OKs religion bill; on way to Gov. Brewer

| February 21, 2014

Measure pits freedom against discrimination By Alia Beard Rau The Republic | azcentral.com Thu Feb 20, 2014 11:21 PM The Arizona Legislature has passed a controversial religion bill that is again thrusting Arizona into the national spotlight in a debate over discrimination. House Bill 2153, written by the conservative advocacy group Center for Arizona Policy […]

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Brain-dead teen Jahi McMath’s mom says girl’s “much better physically” since being moved – CBS News

Brain-dead teen Jahi McMath’s mom says girl’s “much better physically” since being moved – CBS News

| February 21, 2014

ByMICHELLE CASTILLOCBS NEWS Brain-dead teen Jahi McMath’s mom says girl’s “much better physically” since being moved This undated file photo provided by the McMath family and Omari Sealey shows Jahi McMath. MCMATH FAMILY/AP The mother of a brain-dead teen who was involved in a legal battle to keep her on a ventilator says the girl […]

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Obituaries: Feb. 26 Edition

Obituaries: Feb. 26 Edition

| February 20, 2014

Sheila Gail Bright, 56, departed this life Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Born Aug. 1, 1957 in Evansville, she graduated from Northrop H.S. in 1976. Surviving are her son, Michael (Nicole) Bright of Fort Wayne; daughter, Unique Bright of Indianapolis; ten grandchildren; sisters, Deborah Taylor, and Della Logan; brothers, Kent Bright, and Jeffrey Bright; many nieces […]

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Obituaries: Feb. 19 edition

Obituaries: Feb. 19 edition

| February 19, 2014

• Patricia Elizabeth Henderson Leanear Day
• Richard Godfrey Gatewood
• Geraldine Gunn
• Willie R. Manning

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Canaan Baptist Church to celebrate 42nd anniversary

Canaan Baptist Church to celebrate 42nd anniversary

| February 13, 2014

Canaan Baptist Church, 827 East Fairfax Ave., is scheduled to celebrate their 42nd church anniversary at 3 p.m. Feb. 16. The pastor is Greg Rowland Sr.

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Obituaries: Feb. 12 edition

Obituaries: Feb. 12 edition

| February 13, 2014

• Arthur James Chambers, Jr.
• Ella Lapsley
• John “Johnny Boy” Scott
• Jarica Tyson

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Drugs and car crash don’t tell the whole story

Drugs and car crash don’t tell the whole story

| February 10, 2014

Back in the mid-1970s, Father Joseph Breighner was stopped at a traffic light when one of those rear-view mirror horror stories unfolded before his eyes.

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