By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader The Love of Christ. “For God so loved the world that He gave His Only Begotten Son that whosoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.”(John 3:16) Because of the cross, I...
By A.L. Smith During 2019, an ecumenical bedrock institution celebrates its 101st year of spiritual service to Chicago’s historic south side Bronzeville community. Within the next couple of weeks, people of faith from across the Chicago will gather to witness...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader When a young lady is in need of a dress to wear to her prom there is a place that is providing all the necessities required to make her wish come true. “Somebodies Closet...
The TUCC-Gary Financial Education Ministry is inviting the public to attend a powerful presentation on “Diversity and Dollars Structural Racism and Money” by Renaye Manley at 1:45 p.m. on April 23, 2017 at Trinity United Church of Christ –...
James A. Murphy Sr., pastor of Chicago’s Rose of Sharon Community Church, has died after complications from respiratory failure. He is best known as the founder and pastor of Rose of Sharon Community church, where he served as pastor...
Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition are honoring Gary native Bishop Henry M. Williamson, Sr. as a part of our Father’s Day 10 a.m., Saturday, June 17th, broadcast at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition headquarters, 930...
The Catholic Foundation for Northwest Indiana is hosting its annual celebration of Red Mass on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Consolation Church, 8303 Taft in Merrillville with Bishop Donald J. Hying as celebrant...
On Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. the public is cordially invited to a ribbon cutting ceremony for Emma’s Transition House for Single Women at 616 Maryland Street in Gary. The City of Refuge Christian Church, along with...
Family, friends and fans of the legendary Chuck Barksdale of The Dells were joined by guests and music industry artists to celebrate the life of Chuck Barksdale of The Dells on Monday, May 20 at the Harold Washington Cultural...
Marvin Lyles Gospel Sunrise Productions’ radio host Marvin Lyles has been nominated in the category of Radio Announcer for the 2016 Rhytahm of Gospel Awards to be held June 23-26, 2016 in Memphis, Tennessee. Lyles said when he first received the...