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    Meet the Pastor

    Meet the Pastor Name, Age: Rev. Mark A. Riddix III, 38 Church, how long:  Mount Zion Baptist Church, 2000 Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, Md.,  2 years Hometown:  Baltimore Education: Bachelor of Science in Finance, Oral Roberts University Master of...

    St. Mark’s Institutional Baptist Church and St. Agnes to Host Women’s Heart to Heart

    Every year, more African-American women die from heart disease than breast cancer, stroke and lung cancer combined. In response, St. Agnes Hospital & St. Mark’s Institutional Baptist Church are partnering to offer women the Heart...

    God’s Perfect 10

    Celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Eternal Bride of Christ Ministry, 2-5 p.m., June 28 at Diamondz Event Center, 9980 Liberty Road in Randallstown. For more information contact Servant Flecia M. Dawkins, 410-945-0048.    

    Community Choir in Spring Concert at Good Shepherd Baptist Church

    Many have been waiting for the spring concert of the Community Concert Choir of Baltimore, which will be held at 5 p.m., May 25 at Good Shepherd Baptist Church, 3459 Park Heights Avenue. The...

    Let us Unite in PrayerMay 1, National Prayer Day

    May 1 is the National Day of Prayer. A time for Americans, together, to prostrate themselves before God, ask for forgiveness, and then pray for the needs of America. This year the theme is...

    THE MARYLAND STATE BOYCHOIR TO PERFORM ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT

    The Maryland State Boychoir, under the direction of Stephen Holmes and Joseph Shortall, will perform a concert, 4 p.m., April 6 at The Maryland State Boychoir Center for the Arts, 3400 Norman Ave. in...

    Success through Stillness: Meditation Made Simple

    "Why should you meditate? The answer is simple: to be happy. Which is the only reason you're here. That might sound like a very simple take on the meaning of life, but I believe...

    Across the Caribbean, Calls for Divine Intervention Ring Out

    As Caribbean countries battle some of their worst economic and social challenges in years, there are increasing calls for divine intervention. From Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas which between them recorded more than...

    Failed Miracle Appears to be an African Tall Tale

    Heard the story about the West African minister who drowned while trying to recreate Jesus’ miracle of walking on water before his congregation? If you haven’t, you may be the only one. Since the story...

    Three Blacks Among 32 American Recipients of Rhodes Scholarships

    Three of the 32 Americans named Rhodes Scholars this year are African American, according to the Journal of Blacks in Higher Education. The scholarships provide funds for two or three years of graduate study...

    Black Bus Driver Fired for Leading Kids in Prayer on School Bus

    BURNSVILLE, Minn.— A pastor who worked as a bus driver for the Burnsville school district said he has been fired for leading kids in Christian prayers on his bus. George Nathaniel, 49, of Richfield, who...

    Conservative Black Pastors Meet in D.C.

    Tea Party figurehead U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., was the keynote speaker at an awards dinner that kicked off the Coalition of African American Pastors’ 8th Annual Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C., this week. “Senator...

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