The members of the Christ Baptist Church Women for Christ Ministry invite the public to join them on the Spirit of Chicago for a Gospel Lunch Cruise on Saturday, September 7, 2019. They will leave Navy Pier at noon...
By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Father Michael L. Pfleger directed operations at Saint Sabina’s Christmas meal and toy giveaway and admonished hundreds of families and the homeless that whatever they are going through “it is only temporary…a stop” along life’s...
By Urban News, (Religion Staff) An array of multicultural organizations fighting against what they describe as “Christian persecution” around the world is finding it difficult to win broad public support for the issue. That is especially true in the Black...
On Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church of Chicago, located at 4849 South Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, in partnership with the Civic Knowledge Project, the community connections branch of the...
By David Denson, Gary Crusader Political and community activist Demetrius Nash passed through Gary, Indiana recently after embarking on his ‘Walk To Washington D.C.’ campaign. On Aug. 4, 2017, Nash set out on his 30-day walking journey from Chicago to the...
Emily Just announces publication of ‘Letters from Emily.’ The journal entries from her abusive marriage were the catalyst for Emily Just’s new book, “Letters from Emily: A Christian Woman’s Journey from Abuse to Freedom with Hope—Joy—Blessing” (published by WestBow Press)....
The movement continues to uplift and support small businesses in Gary, IN. Joslyn Kelly, owner of J's Breakfast Club, endeavors to do her part on a consistent basis by providing a variety of specials and events at her establishment....
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader There have been numerous studies done over the years on the effects of not just the school and family, but also the community on student achievement. The church is considered to be one of...
By Patrice Nkrumah Known for both his innovative offensive schemes and tactics to go along with a calm demeanor on the sidelines, Glenn Johnson helped hundreds of young men learn life lessons during his 25-year career as the head football...
Rev. Dr. John R. Porter dead at 87 The Reverend Dr. John R. Porter, Ph.D., (87) has died after a long battle with congestive heart failure. He passed away in his South Side home in the Hyde Park community of...