By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader Throw your stones. Recently, Kathie Lee Gifford gave a beautiful tribute to her husband, Frank, after his transition. She spoke of their travels to Israel and seeing where David threw the stone to slay Goliath. Kathy emphasized that whenever...
Gary youth, ages 6-14 may enroll in the 5-week “Summer Enrichment for Learning” Program, from June 19 to July 20, 2017 at the St. John Lutheran Church, 10th Ave. and Taft Street in Gary. All classes are free. They...
Individuals, communities and faith-based organizations throughout the city have formed the New Poor Peoples Campaign Chicago in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s last campaign. In December of 1967 King announced the plan to bring together Poor People from...
Jonathan Portis will sponsor and host “An Evening of Gospel” at the Glen Theater, 20 West Ridge Road, on Saturday, May 27 at 5 p.m. The concert will feature Diane Williams, Stellar Gospel Award Winner known for “Jesus Can...
On Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10 a.m. the Women Ministers of First Church of Deliverance will host an Inspirational Service at the Maggie Drummond Community Center, 4301 S. Wabash Ave. in Chicago. The program includes a lunch at...
Corpus Christi Catholic Church will take its turn to celebrate and honor Fr. George Clements on his 60th year as a priest during its annual spring luncheon at the Parkway Ballroom, 4455 South Martin Luther King Dr., Sunday, May 21,...
In her office at Embassies of Christ Kingdom Ministries, Joy Oliver has bags of jerseys, basketballs, and a few scripts. All are tools she uses to work with young people at her church. You can find her at formal...
John B. Smith, Sr., Publisher and Chief Executive Officer of the Atlanta Inquirer, Atlanta, GA was entombed at The Abbey Mausoleum at Westview Cemetery on Saturday, May 6th. Smith’s impressive rites were held at the Martin Luther King Jr....
By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader Become comfortable with being uncomfortable. Recently, my sister shared a weekly lesson from the Curves fitness club’s member guide about embracing change. The first three words of the lesson are ‘change is difficult’. We all know...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Those passing by the stately structure on Connecticut Street would never guess that the church bearing the name Unity Baptist was started in someone’s home. Reverend Jerry and Gwendolyn Protho began the church with...