Sunday, March 7, 2021
Charles Jenkins, Senior Pastor of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, to retire at the end of 2019. Charles Jenkins, Senior Pastor of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, has announced his retirement, effective December 31, 2019. Jenkins joined the...
State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary) announced the Spirit of Christmas Dinner will be back again this year at the Genesis Convention Center, 1 Genesis Center Plaza in Gary from 1-4 p.m. on Christmas Day. Dr. Smith hosts the Spirit...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Chicago Crusader The 20-member organization of Christians, Jews and Muslims voted to elect Rev. Dr. David Neville the 2017 president of the Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity. Rev. Neville, the pastor of Unity A.M.E. Zion...
On August 12, 2017 First Baptist Church and Senior Pastor Timothy F. Brown celebrated its annual Love Sharers' Birthday for members who were 90 years and up. The 18 honorees recognized at a dinner held in the church were:...
The life and career of Father George Harold Clements spans 60 years in the priesthood, with nearly as many firsts. His unique journey will be honored at a celebration on May 3 at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan,...
Services for Billy Bauknight, an educator of Pine Bluff, Arkansas were held in Pine Bluff on January 23, 2021. Bauknight was 79. Billy Eugene Bauknight was born April 3, 1942 to the late James and Melba Stewart Bauknight. He lived...
By Effie Rolfe Living full to die empty. This statement depicts the life of my former co-worker and legendary radio personality Herbert Rogers Kent who made his transition last Saturday night. What I loved most is he never stopped living...
Jani Lou Gant, who spent her life’s career as a public servant has died. Gant (nee Todd), born October 31, 1947 was adopted by Christine and Aamos Hoard in California in 1949. She married Willie Edwards Gant and is survived...
Elder Ruby D. Brown is the featured speaker Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, located at 600 E. 35th St., will hold its Women’s Day Worship Service on Sunday, March 24, beginning at 11:00 a.m. This is a combined service hosted with...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Rev. Howard L. Carter and the St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, located at 2300 Grant Street in Gary, recently announced the continuation of their yearlong 100th Anniversary Celebration. The theme of the celebration is...