Pfleger honors millennials for their positive social justice activism By Chinta Strausberg In honor of Dr. King’s birthday, Father Michael L. Pfleger paid tribute to scores of Chicago youth between the ages of 18-35 on Sunday, January 13, 2019. For their activism, he credited...
Ramone Javon Griffith, known professionally as RJ Griffith, is an inspirational Chicago singer-songwriter who is ready to use his powerful voice to touch the world by song. Not only is RJ a solo artist, but he’s also the lead tenor...
Third Baptist Church of Chicago’s Rev. Dr. Ragland retires During a Sunday morning service in May of 2018, the Reverend Dr. Alan Vincent Ragland announced to his congregation at Third Baptist Church of Chicago (1551 West 95th Street) that he was...
By Michelle Gallardo, Channel 7 News CHICAGO (WLS) -- Churches across Chicago stepped up to help those in need this Christmas Day. It could be as simple as a hot meal served with a smile, or a gift for a child in...
The Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity will host its 58th Emancipation Proclamation Service of Freedom. Clergy from Northwest Indiana will be joined by educational and political leaders, business leaders, and the community. The mission of the organization...
Judge Howse honored for his compassion and commitment to the African American community Illinois Appellate Court Justice Nathaniel Howse was joined by over 500 people at the historic Apostolic Church of God as he was honored by the New Spiritual Light...
By Chinta Strausberg Every day is Veterans Day, according to Rev. Donald Meeks, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Chaplin for the State of Illinois who served in the Navy for 21 years. Meeks, who attended a Veterans Day recognition breakfast at...
Concert in recognition of Mary Rose Shaughnessy part of Church’s 150th Anniversary celebration St. Thomas The Apostle Catholic Church will host their Opera Gala Benefit Concert and Reception honoring Mary Rose Shaughnessy at the church,  5472 S. Kimbark Ave,...
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...
Grant Memorial African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church, 4017 South Drexel Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois will have its 104th Anniversary Celebration and Homecoming Revival Celebration on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Founded in 1914, the church over the years has grown spiritually...