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July 12, 2017

U.S. Christians Should Rethink America’s “Christian Nation” Status

by Ezekiel E. Rhymes The narrative of the "Christian nation” has endangered the lives of millions, including those professing Christ. Introduction In the United States, many have claimed that the U.S. is a Christian nation. From this viewpoint, many Conservative Evangelical... Continue Reading →


‘Black Lightning’ Producer Says CW’s New Superhero Series ‘Is An American Story, Not a Black Story’

The CW’s superhero slate is expanding even further with Black Lightning. Slated for midseason, this update of the groundbreaking comic tells the story of electricity-manipulating metahuman Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams), who has logged nine years as a high school principal when... Continue Reading →

50-Year-Old Christian Woman in New York Tells Terrifying Account of 5 Men Who Sexually Assaulted her Right After she Walked Out of Church

She left the house of the Lord, and walked right into a world of unholy horrors. A born-again Christian woman, yanked off the street as she left a Queens church service, was forced to perform oral sex on three of... Continue Reading →

Pope Francis Announces New Path to Sainthood for Catholics Who Don’t Qualify as Martyrs or Miracle Workers

Pope Francis made one of the most significant changes in centuries to the Roman Catholic Church's saint-making procedures on Tuesday, adding a new category for people who give their lives to save others. Until now the procedure which could lead... Continue Reading →

Under Trump, Christians Make Up Majority of Refugees Admitted Into U.S., Number of Muslims Sharply Declines

Christians made up the majority of refugees admitted to the U.S. in the first five full months of the Trump administration, reversing a trend that saw Muslims entering the country at higher numbers under President Obama, a new Pew Research report shows.... Continue Reading →

NAACP to Host 108th Annual Convention in Baltimore

Families, students, professionals and residents of the Baltimore-Washington area are invited to attend the NAACP Experience taking place Saturday, July 22 through Tuesday, July 25.  Housed in an exhibit hall at the Baltimore Convention Center, partners, companies, civic organizations, and vendors... Continue Reading →

The White Dress Project to Raise Awareness About Fibroids

The White Dress Project(TM) will host an elegant evening entitled “A Night in White” in Washington DC on Thursday July 13, 2017 between 6pm and 8:30pm.  The event will take place at the Eighteenth Street Lounge located at 1212 18th Street NW Washington,... Continue Reading →

Michelle Obama’s Book “Chasing Light” Due Out October 17

A coffee table book featuring images of Michelle Obama during her eight years as First Lady will arrive this fall, three weeks before a book of Barack Obama photographs is due from White House photographer Pete Souza.  “Chasing Light,” featuring 150... Continue Reading →

North Carolina Pastor and Wife Who Lost 2 Young Sons in Tragic Car Accident Give Birth to Twins

After losing their two young children in a car accident two years ago, a North Carolina pastor’s wife has given birth to twins this week.  On Monday, Gentry Eddings — the pastor at Forest Hill Church — and his wife Hadley,... Continue Reading →

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