Two distinguished members of Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, Dr. Carole Rene Collins-Ayanlaja and Elder Barbara J. “Adjoa” Baker, will be the keynote speakers for the 2021 Women’s Day celebration on Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Although last...
By Evan Anstey, WGN Moderna has begun testing a COVID-19 vaccine on children. “We are pleased to begin this Phase 2/3 study of mRNA-1273 in healthy children in the U.S. and Canada and we thank NIAID and BARDA for their collaboration,” said Stéphane Bancel, chief executive...
Leaders calls for congressional hearings to aid apartment dwellers living in a ‘death trap’ By Chinta Strausberg Tuesday was a busy day for Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. recently discharged from the hospital, Bishop Tavis Grant, national field director for the...
State Senator Mattie Hunter (D-Chicago) is mourning the death of Rev. Otis L. Anderson of the Cathedral Missionary Baptist Church, who passed away late last month at the age of 87. “Rev. Anderson was a strong tower of God and...
Pastor-Emeritus Liberty Baptist Church of Chicago By A.L. Smith, Contributing Writer For nearly a century, three generations of Black Pastors named Jackson prophetically led the faithful congregations at the historic, south side Bronzeville-based, 103-year-old Liberty Baptist Church of Chicago (LBC). Sadly, the...
After medical observation, diagnosis, and successful surgery, Rev. Jackson continued with a normal recovery. Because of his Parkinson’s disease, the medical staff at Northwestern made a normal transfer of Rev. Jackson to the Shirley Ryan Rehabilitation Center for a...
“The tide recedes but leaves behind bright seashells on the sand, the sun goes down but gentle warmth still lingers on the land. The music stops, and yet echoes on in sweet refrains...for every joy that passes, something beautiful...
Dr. Alcus G. Cromartie “Rocketman” traded life for eternity December 30, 2020. Born on July 28, 1936 to the late Ruth and Alcus Cromartie. He graduated with honors from Roosevelt High School (Gary) and matriculated at West Coast University...
A new study by Pew Research Center explores the religious identities, beliefs and practices of Black Americans, and includes immigrants as well as U.S.-born adults. The report analyzes the religious affiliations of Black Americans, the kinds of congregations they...
Chief Judge Evans Received Lifetime Achievement Award From Oldest Black Church In Chicago On Sunday, February 21, 2021 the Honorable Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans received the inaugural Archibald Carey Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award from Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal...