Tag: pilgrim baptist church

Introducing Pastor Raymond C. Dix Jr. of Pilgrim Baptist Church

Introducing Pastor Raymond C. Dix Jr. of Pilgrim Baptist Church

| October 25, 2017

Frost Exclusive by S3 Thomas It has been a long and tedious journey for Pilgrim Baptist Church, located at 1331 Gay Str. in Fort Wayne. According to some, PBC has been in the midst of what some would consider to be the equivalent of a category 5 hurricane. Any organization that has undergone or will undergo […]

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Prince Hall Masons display African American legacy of unity, work, progress

Prince Hall Masons display African American legacy of unity, work, progress

| September 25, 2017

By S3˙ Thomas Special to Frost Illustrated A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of driving my father to Kansas City to a National Masonic Convention. I was floored by the quantity and variety of people of color with whom I came in contact! I met and rubbed shoulders with all walks of life […]

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Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

| September 6, 2017

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City recently experienced a very shocking loss with the passage of one of its most dedicated and ambitious spiritual and civic leaders. Minister Servant LeRoy Page was 64 years of age when he passed away on Tuesday,  August 29, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. Over the years, Minister Servant Page […]

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18th Annual Dinner of Thanksgiving set for Nov. 19 at Pilgrim Baptist Church

18th Annual Dinner of Thanksgiving set for Nov. 19 at Pilgrim Baptist Church

| November 8, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The 18th Annual Dinner of Thanksgiving is scheduled for Nov. 19, 2016, at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St. As in previous years, the dinner also will include a number of other services including health screenings, which begin at 12 noon. The screenings include free flu shots. A delicious dinner—a centerpiece of the event—will be […]

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The Rev. Paschall scheduled to preach at Pilgrim

The Rev. Paschall scheduled to preach at Pilgrim

| October 17, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Rev. Robert Paschall Sr. is scheduled to preach at 11 a.m. service, Oct. 23 at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St. The topic of his sermon is “A Good Man Lost, A Bad Man Saved,” taken from the Gospel of St. Luke. The gospel group the Pilgrimaires are also scheduled to be on […]

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Pilgrim Baptist to host special worship service for Back to Church Sunday

Pilgrim Baptist to host special worship service for Back to Church Sunday

| September 9, 2016

FORT WAYNE—“Back to Church Sunday,” part of a national movement of churches across America, is scheduled to be held at Pilgrim Baptist Church at 11 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 18. Everyone is welcome to attend. National Back to Church Sunday, (www.backtochurch.com) is an initiative that is “Inviting America Back to Church.” It seeks to reach the […]

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Prayer the Heartbeat of Revival: Pilgrim Baptist Church

Prayer the Heartbeat of Revival: Pilgrim Baptist Church

| April 6, 2016

By Clarence L. Hicks, interim pastor of Pilgrim Baptist Church Special to Frost Illustrated Pilgrim Baptist Church is requesting your attendance during five days of spiritual uplifting. We will have two days of prayer, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., April 11 and April 12, and three days of revival April 12, April 14 and […]

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In his own words: Albert ‘Butch’ Thomas, Central Class of 1964

In his own words: Albert ‘Butch’ Thomas, Central Class of 1964

| February 16, 2016

 It’s ON again. The Central High All-Year Blowout of 2016 jumps off on April 23 at the McMillen Park Community Center, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., followed by a banquet dinner from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For all festival inquires, visit www.centralhighschoolfest.com or call the African / African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM) at […]

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‘A Good Hair Day’ Debra Brown memorial wig drive aids those battling cancer

‘A Good Hair Day’ Debra Brown memorial wig drive aids those battling cancer

| October 12, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Urban League Guild and Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana is scheduled to host “A Good Hair Day Wig Drive” in memory of Debra Brown. The public is invited to help restore hope to cancer patients who are battling the emotional and physical effects of chemotherapy by donating new or used wigs. […]

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James, Mary Lowery celebrate golden anniversary

James, Mary Lowery celebrate golden anniversary

| August 19, 2015

FORT WAYNE—It has been a golden year for James and Mary Williams Lowery. The couple recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a gathering of freinds and family. Married June 26, 1965 at Pilgrim Baptist Church in Fort Wayne, the Lowerys are the parents of three sons: James (Jennifer), Dumond (Juliet) and Dante (Leslie Miller-Lowery). […]

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