By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader Imagine 2017 It Can Be Yours! You have your own imagination. Use it to visualize your dreams, desires and God given potential. Albert Einstein said, “Imagination is greater than knowledge!”  This concept is proven over and...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Rev. Dr. Alfred Lewis Johnson, Sr. was known throughout the community for his work with youth, the many community programs he initiated, his social camaraderie with those he met, and most importantly, his service...
The College of Consultors of the Diocese of Gary has elected Rev. Michael J. Yadron, Pastor of St. Thomas More in Munster, to serve as Diocesan Administrator until Pope Francis appoints a new bishop to the diocese. As required by...
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...
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...
The Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ have a rich and lengthy history of serving the people of Northwest Indiana. During the period from 1900 to the present, they owned and operated hospitals such as Holy Family in LaPorte, St....
By Dezimon Alicea, Gary Crusader Entrepreneurship is a growing trend in the Northwest Indiana area. I have done several articles on people who find the inspiration to begin or grow their businesses. According to Small Business Advocacy.gov, there are a...
By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader Speak it into the Atmosphere—your words have so much power. Life and death is in the power of your tongue (Proverbs 18:21). The sooner we realize that life doesn’t just happen, but is a direct...
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 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...