Despite some tensions, evangelical churches booming in Cuba

March 27, 2017 in Religion

By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro’s government sent the Rev. Juan Francisco Naranjo to two years of work camp in the 1960s for preaching the Gospel in a […]

Sheriff: Woman tried to smuggle meth to inmate in Bible

March 21, 2017 in News, Religion

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – Today’s Bible lesson: It’s a bad idea to use the good book to smuggle drugs into jail. A Mississippi sheriff says the jail’s property officer noticed […]

SCR 591 recognizes St. Paul’s historic marker and museum

March 16, 2017 in News, Religion

COGIC origin misunderstood by some now further clarified By Gail M. Brown Contributing Writer Tuesday March 14, 2017, was a great day for the leaders, congregation and friends of the […]

Scholarship banquet at College Hill Church

March 2, 2017 in News, Religion

By Jackie Hampton Publisher “Honoring the Legacy: In Pursuit of Excellence” was the theme of the Annual Heritage Samuel L. Bailey Scholarship banquet held at College Hill M.B. Church Saturday […]

New Hope Baptist Church holds Back in the Day-Black History grand finale

March 2, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer New Hope Baptist Church, pastored by Rev. Jerry Young, held the grand finale of their 6th Annual Back in the Day-Black History Celebration February […]

Youth Heritage Night at New Hope Baptist Church

February 23, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Youth at New Hope Baptist Church contributed to the church’s Sixth Annual Back in the Day Celebration of Black History, February 16. The theme, […]

Mississippi Living Legends honored in Black History tributes at New Hope Church

February 16, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer During its Sixth Annual Back in the Day Black History Month celebration, New Hope Baptist Church (5202 Watkins Drive, Jackson, MS), February 9, recognized […]

New Hope Baptist Church presents Legacy Night

February 9, 2017 in News, Religion

Honoring Notable African Americans By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer New Hope Baptist Church began its Sixth Annual Back in the Day Black History Month Celebration Thursday, February 2. The […]