By Chinta Strausberg Addressing the lack of morals and character in society today, Spencer Leak, Sr., president, CEO A.R. Leak, is holding a gathering of community activists and religious leaders at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 23, at the House of...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader The idea for churches saving money on their electric bills is beginning to catch on especially after Pastor T. Brian Hill of New Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church of East Chicago applied for and received...
What’s that noise…? Listen. I believe that our Heavenly Father is always speaking to us. But far too often, we fail to recognize the sound of His voice. We have a million reasons not to engage in an intimate...
Just days before his death, Wendell Palfrey Weaver wrote a “Farewell” to his neighbors, on July 6. In his message he shared his lifetime commitment to being a “good neighbor,” along with his hopes and prayers for current and...
By Pastor Anthony W. Williams W.E.B. Dubois predicted at the end of the 19th century that color would be the number one problem of the 20th century. Dubois’ prediction was right. When we reflect on the history of the 20th...
Matriarch Evelyn Burrell succumbs at 104 years of age Mrs. Evelyn K. Burrell, mother of Burrell Communications Group founder and former CEO Thomas J. Burrell, transitioned here this past weekend, Saturday, October 5 of natural causes. She was 104. Mrs. Burrell, the middle child of 10 children,...
To mark National Voter Registration Day, which was Tuesday, Sept. 26, faith leaders with the nation’s largest faith-based grass roots organization are helping their congregations and community members learn about their voting rights and encouraged them to register to...
By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader Human Lives Matter (Part II.) Because it does matter. Be careful what you say about God’s children. Whether you like it or not—your opinion doesn’t matter. Lives do. No life is better than anyone else....
By The Final Call and The Chicago Crusader The funeral, or janazah, service for the son of Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan will be in Chicago, June 8 at Mosque Maryam, 7351 S Stony Island Ave, according to The...