By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader God’s Grace. Grace is unmerited favor, generosity, benevolence, another chance and an undeserved gift from God to mankind. The great part is we do nothing to obtain this. Simply put, no one deserved this generosity...
Pastor Charles Jenkins, from the historic Fellowship MBC, will be the highlight of 3:16 Magazine’s first annual “Taste of Gospel” Saturday, July 22, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Washington Park. Pastor Jenkins was selected as the star...
On Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church of Chicago, located at 4849 South Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, in partnership with the Civic Knowledge Project, the community connections branch of the...
By Effie Rolfe Letting God Be. None of us can pretend to understand all of God’s decisions, or how He arrives at them. Why is His strength made perfect in weakness? Why does He allow suffering in the world? Why...
In anticipation of the upcoming 33rd Chicago Gospel Music Festival June 1-2, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) recented announced the ChicagoMade Gospel Music Artists & Repertoire (A&R) Auditions on Saturday, March 10, 6–9 p.m.,...
Grant Memorial African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, 4017 South Drexel Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois will have its 104th Anniversary Celebration and Homecoming Revival Celebration on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Founded in 1914, the church over the years has grown spiritually...
Carey Tercentenary African Methodist Episcopal Church, located in historic North Lawndale in Chicago welcomed Reverend Dr. James C. Wade on Sunday, July 15, 2018 as Guest Speaker as part of the church’s year-long celebration of its 102nd Church Anniversary. ...
Trinity United Church of Christ, Gary, located at 1276 W. 20th Ave., will host Chicago-based artist, activist, and pastor J.Kwest on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for  “Turn Up,” a musical experience. The soulful workshop...
Entrepreneur and civic leader William “Bill” Mays, legislator William “Bill” Crawford, and popular radio host and journalist Amos Brown. This New Year’s Day, Christ Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual Emancipation Day Celeb-ration, themed “Three Wise Men,” dedicated primarily...
A three-day celebration for one of Chicago's most distinguished spiritual leaders and community activists, Reverend Paul L. Jakes, will culminate on Sunday, Nov. 19 with a distinguished speaker and outstanding music. The 11:00 a.m. Sunday morning service will include a...