“I share the sentiments of my brother U.S. Bishops and join in their prayers for George Floyd, his loved ones and all those who experience racial injustice. We, like so many of you, are outraged by his tragic death. “In...
“…And none of you shall go out at the door of his house until the morning.” –Exodus 12:22 By John W. Fountain Dear church, there is, in the words of the old congregational song, “a storm out on the ocean, and...
“For I was hungry, and you gave Me something to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave Me something to drink … The King will answer and say to them, ‘Truly I say to you, to the extent that...
The Church is Essential to Saving Souls, Everyone Cannot Access Online Services It’s Time to Reopen WHO: Humanitarian & Businessman Dr. Willie Wilson, and Pastors WHAT: Dr. Wilson supports the decision of Pastors to hold service this Sunday, May 17, 2020,...
By Presiding Elder Emeritus Rev. Carrell K. Cargle, Sr., of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Ckbcbjc071021@aol.com One morning, Friday, March 20, 2020, while meditating in The Upper Room Devotions Book, on the reading of John 9:1-25, I was touched and filled...
By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. In the film “Revival!,” Chicago native and renowned actor Harry Lennix brings the story of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection through a virtual celebration.  Lennix plays Pontius Pilate in the film, which will screen on Easter...
On Friday, April 10, a diverse group of Christian religious, civic and community leaders and representatives will lead a special service, The Ecumenical Stations of the Cross.  Recognizing that Christians are not able to gather in their churches because...
Bishop Larry Trotter, Dr. Byron Brazier and Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White led a very energetic group of Cook County ministers as they boldly proclaimed their undying support for Justice Nathaniel Howse in his quest for the Illinois...
F.A.M.E. Afterschool Program of First A.M.E. Church invites the Gary community to attend the F.A.M.E Youth Gospel Explosion on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 3 p.m. at First A.M.E. Church, 2045 Massachusetts Street. This will be an opportunity for...