Tag: leadership

Leaders provide vision—not division

Leaders provide vision—not division

| December 30, 2015

By the Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr. NNPA News Wire Columnist Leaders provide vision. They help people understand where they are, how they got there and what they must do to go forward. They help calm nerves and strengthen courage. They are steady in times of trouble, inspiring in times of demoralization. Donald Trump’s reaction to […]

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So you are a leader then why aren’t you leading?

So you are a leader then why aren’t you leading?

| September 28, 2015

By Brother KC Special to Frost Illustrated We are living in a society where there is all kind of fighting going on. Black on black crime, police brutality, Republicans versus Democrats, and having some of our own citizens constantly trying to undermine our president are just a few of the problems we face today. This […]

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We’ve had enough of poor leadership

We’ve had enough of poor leadership

| February 6, 2015

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist How many times, especially during or just after a tragedy like the killing of Eric Garner, have you heard one of our “leaders” angrily say, “Enough is enough”? They say it as if their angry rhetoric will scare the perpetrators and make them stop mistreating us. More importantly, I believe, […]

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Beyond Ferguson: Time for young black leaders

Beyond Ferguson: Time for young black leaders

| September 10, 2014

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA)–During a rousing, standing-room only town hall discussion dedicated to the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and police killings of young, black men across the nation, Ron Daniels, declared, “a state of emergency in Black America.” Daniels, president of the Institute of the Black […]

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Check-up time!

Check-up time!

| February 10, 2014

By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart It’s that time of year! Everyone tries to avoid this time—you know, the time when you have to rearrange your work schedule to get there, or use your lunch break in hopes that your appointment will be short. It’s check-up time. No one likes to be poked and prodded, and […]

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We need more authentic black leaders

We need more authentic black leaders

| January 23, 2014

By James Clingman—”…something I continue to lament about black people: Our failure to learn and follow through on the economic lessons of the past, especially those left by our elders.”

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New Zion Tabernacle honors six from community

New Zion Tabernacle honors six from community

| January 11, 2014

Six community leaders were honored at New Zion Tabernacle Church. Senior Pastor, Crystal Bush acknowledged these unsung heroes who make a difference in Northeast Indiana and beyond.

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Photo: New Zion honors six from community

Photo: New Zion honors six from community

| January 7, 2014

On Dec. 29, 2013, six community leaders were honored at New Zion Tabernacle Church. Senior Pastor, Crystal Bush acknowledged these unsung heroes who make a difference in Northeast Indiana and beyond.

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Church leadership: Who’s on second

| October 10, 2013

ROAD RULES by the Rev. Anthony Payton Those who know me, will tell you that I am big on leadership. I believe leadership is fundamental to business, community, home and the church. “Everything rises and falls on leadership,” is a basic principle that I live by and a principle that is applicable across every spectrum […]

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Remember the message

| July 26, 2013

ROAD RULES by the Rev. Anthony Payton Albert Pike is quoted as saying, “He who endeavors to serve, to benefit, and improve the world, is like a swimmer, who struggles against a rapid current, in a river lashed into angry waves by the winds. Often they roar over his head, often they beat him back […]

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