By Effie Rolfe Looking for a Miracle is Good—Being a Miracle is Best. Be the Miracle that you desire. I believe that you can be such a blessing in someone’s life. I further believe you may just be the answer to...
The African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church’s first elected female bishop, Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, and Stellar award-winning artist Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers, will headline the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.’s (CBCF) Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Prayer...
Hunger never stops and neither does God’s love. Pinnacle of Faith, Church of God in Christ will host its 23rd annual Feeding the Hungry event on Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24th at 10:00 a.m. Despite the likelihood of blistering...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader There have been numerous studies done over the years on the effects of not just the school and family, but also the community on student achievement. The church is considered to be one of...
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 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...
A former employee of Leavitt Tube and Metal Company on Chicago’s South Side for 30 years, Hardie Luckett, Jr. died. He was 65 years old. Luckett, who was an active union member and devoted family man, received his formal education...
By Effie Rolfe Fighting for Love. Some things never change such as girls fighting over a school-boy crush. Sometime ago, I shared this story about a fight that went way too far. What started as an argument on Facebook between two 14-year-old...
Dr. William J. Lee, Sr. was installed as the Senior Pastor of the historic Shiloh Seventh-day Adventist Church on January 14, 2018. On Saturday, May 12, Shiloh will hold its annual Mother’s Day program where Dr. William Lee will deliver...