By Effie Rolfe What’s in your dash? Yes, the summer Olympics just ended, however this is not in reference to the 100-yard dash or the 400-meter dash. This dash is personal. It’s every move you make and every breath you...
Mr. William Charles Beavers passed on March 18, 2018 at Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, IL.  He left a legacy of love of God, family, church, community, and of his people. William and his wife Retha (who preceded him in...
By Effie Rolfe Life is like a vapor. Once you get started—it may be hard to stop, but then you turn around and you’re dead. The brevity of life never ceases to amaze me. James 4:14 emphasizes, “…For what is your life?...
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...
Sojourner Truth House (STH), a day center for homeless and at-risk women and children, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary by hosting a Day of Celebrations on Saturday, September 16, 2017. The 20th Anniversary Celebration will begin with an Open House...
The public is invited to spend an afternoon with The Voices of Carter. This is the premium choir of the Carter Memorial C.M.E. Church, which will present its Annual Fall Concert, “Your Blessing Is On The Way!” on Sunday,...
The cause for beatification and canonization of The Servant of God Reverend Augustus Tolton, the first African-American to be ordained a Roman Catholic priest for the United States, continues to advance with the approval of the theological consultants of...
St. Mark A.M.E. Zion Church, of East Chicago, IN continues the yearlong centennial celebration of 100 years of service to the Northwest Indiana community with culminating events embracing this year’s theme, Worship, Word and Witness. A full month of...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Rev. Michael Watson prayed to the Lord to show him what it is he should do with his life. He answered him and said he should do his work throughout the community seven days...
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...