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June 28, 2017

Church Members React With Surprise to Resignation of Fred Price Jr.; Ministry says Price’s Father Will Return to Lead Church and Television Program

Crenshaw Christian Center church members reacted with surprise after their pastor, Fred K. Price Jr., announced his resignation over "serious personal misjudgments" after a month-long sabbatical. Price told the congregation on Sunday, "I have struggled with and am correcting and... Continue Reading →


So You Want to Get Paid Without Working? Concept of Universal Basic Income Gains Popularity

This spring, the Canadian province of Ontario announced that about 4,000 of its citizens will receive money as part of their “no strings attached” basic income experiment. The goal is to explore how universal basic income can improve both the... Continue Reading →

LISTEN: Prayer and the House of God, Part 1 (The Prayer Motivator Devotional #725 with Daniel Whyte III) Today, I would like to begin by sharing with you a poem titled "God's Answers to Prayers" by Beth Fisher. Dear Lord, help me understand, as I kneel to pray, That You, indeed, will answer it, though there are... Continue Reading →

LISTEN: Church Guidelines for Prophesying, Praying, and Speaking in Tongues, Part 2 (Praying Through the Bible #251 with Daniel Whyte III) TEXT: 1 Corinthians 14:1-19 (verses 1-4 here): 1 Follow after charity, and desire spiritual gifts, but rather that ye may prophesy. 2 For he that speaketh in an unknown tongue speaketh not unto men, but unto God: for no... Continue Reading →

LISTEN: North Korea threatens nuclear tests ‘at any time and place’ (Second Coming Watch #863 with Daniel Whyte III) 1. North Korea warned on Monday that it will carry out a nuclear test "at any time and at any location" set by its leadership. 2. Gulf Arab sources said the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas will drop its long-standing... Continue Reading →

‘Greenleaf’, OWN’s Megachurch Drama, Gets Season 2B Premiere Date

It’s been more than nearly two months since the midseason finale of OWN’s Greenleaf, and now the cable net has set mid-August for its return. The drama starring Merle Dandridge, Keith David and Lynn Whitfield focuses on the unscrupulous world of... Continue Reading →

Steph & Ayesha Curry Rap “Hamilton” Song with Lin-Manuel Miranda To Benefit Immigrant Charities

@ayeshacurry and I are collaborating with Lin-Manuel Miranda to raise money for a coalition of immigration organizations.  We all feel strongly about supporting these important organizations fighting to protect immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers who want to make a better life... Continue Reading →

Knicks Lay Out Next Steps After Firing Team President Phil Jackson

The Zen Master’s three-year-plus-three-month presidential reign of error is officially over. The Knicks made Phil Jackson’s ouster official Wednesday morning in a press release co-issued by Jackson and owner James Dolan that generously described the firing as they “mutually agreed... Continue Reading →

Annual Black Church Leadership and Family Conference Aids Urban Ministry, Says LifeWay’s National Director for Black Church Partnerships

Anyone involved in urban ministry can benefit from the annual Black Church Leadership and Family Conference July 17-21 in Ridgecrest, N. C., organizer Mark Croston told Baptist Press. "Would it surprise you to know that black people are not the... Continue Reading →

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