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Donnie McClurkin gives his take on the Preachers of LA

The second season of “Preachers Of L.A.” is set to debut this week. Are you a fan of the show?

“I was very purposely silent last season, because four of the five of them I know. 315 more words

Current Events

Ferguson, MO vs. Malcolm X:  Are We Chasing Our Tails?

So, it happened again.  An unarmed black teenaged male was killed by a white cop.  The response was our usual predictable outcry, “No Justice, No Peace.”  Unlike the previous incident in Sanford FL (in which the white community watch volunteer provoked a black teen to fight before killing him and was acquitted of the crime), the recent events were marred by violent confrontations between a handful of demonstrators and police.  1,476 more words

Orthodox Christianity

One day in Brasov

Brasov is the second most important town in Romania. Located in the central part of the country, Brasov is about 166 kilometres north of Bucharest and 380 km from the Black Sea. 50 more words

Postaday

Morning Mashup 08/20

Many mid-week articles for your information, edification, and enjoyment. Have a great Wednesday!

Is It “Goodbye Evangelicalism” or “We Join You in Your Suffering”? – Thabiti Anyabwile offers sobering thoughts on the state of evangelicalism in light of social injustice. 423 more words

Christianity

Hillside Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Arlington, Calhoun County

The Hillside Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is a small Black church in Arlington. 

Cultural Feature

New Faces in the Pantheon of Black Martyrs

With the recent shooting of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, another face added to the pantheon of black martyrs. At one time this pantheon included icons such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Emmit Till, Medgar Evers, and even John and Robert Kennedy. 719 more words

Faith

Downtown Storefronts, Arlington, Calhoun County

Featured in the photo is the old Arlington Bank Building, now home to Covenant World Ministires. I’m unsure if the church is still in operation, but I believe that it is/was an independent Black church. 

Cultural Feature