Tags » African American Community

Judson Press Book Offers New, Thought-Provoking Perspective on the State and Future of the Black Church

The African American church is a rich and complex phenomenon. Historically, it has played a major role in the advancement of the African American community. But, what is its future? 508 more words

Books

Bishop Donald Hilliard Jr. Leads the Charge In Helping Black and Latino Young Men Be the Men They Should Be With "Do You Know Your Daddy?" Townhall

Bishop Donald Hilliard and his list of activist/celebrity panelists will be t discussing this national epidemic affecting the African-American and Latino community.

Christian

As More African-American Teens Turn to Violence and Crime, Fathers Seek to Get Involved

The random acts of violence and vandalism by groups of African-American teens on March 22 in downtown Louisville raised the hair on the back of the necks of a city. 366 more words

African-American

Rev. Elaine Flake of New York's Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral Is "Devastated" by Abortion Statistics of Black Women

The Rev. Elaine Flake, who leads along with husband, the Rev. Floyd Flake, the 23,000-member Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral of New York, has expressed shock over abortion statistics recently revealed about black women in New York City.

Christian

Respect

We as a community as a people are always speaking of respect. Yet I don’t think we actually understand it. We want respect yet we don’t show it.

379 more words
Women

Alveda King Condemns Senseless Abortion Death of Laiksha Wilson

“Today is a rainy day in Atlanta, and like the song says, ‘I feel like it’s raining all over the world,’” says Alveda King, director of African-American Outreach for Priests for Life.

Christian