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EXCLUSIVE: Shawn Pen Discusses His Book, 'The Black Church' (VIDEO)

Shawn Pen, once known as Little Shawn, was a 90s rapper who worked with the likes of the Notorious B.I.G,  released two hit singles, “I Made Love” and “Don Perignon” and an album  160 more words


Revised Federal Lawsuit: Johnson vs COGIC

The Federal Lawsuit has been revised to include members of the General Board.  Those included are, the Presiding Bishop, first and second Assistant Presiding Bishop, the Secretary, and the Assistant Secretary of the General Board. 8 more words


Southern Baptist leaders call for integration as two-thirds of church-goers resist it

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Leaders of the largest U.S. Protestant denomination are preaching that integrated churches can be a key driver of racial justice in society. 668 more words


Kansas African American churches playing a role in the Civil Rights Movement

(TOPKEA) KSNT — As one of the oldest, black, historic landmark churches in Kansas — St.. John AME has played a huge role in shaping the Topeka African American community. 275 more words


Keep Moving to the Promised Land: Reflections on My 2010 MLK Day of Unity Speech

Monday I had the good pleasure of serving as the keynote speaker for my hometown’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Unity Celebration. The day began at noon with a gathering on the courthouse grounds for old time religion and reflection on our decades old stride towards freedom. 1,178 more words

Let Me Clear My Throat! Black Folks, Black Church, NAACP . . .

Let me clear my throat!

I recognize and understand that all black folks ain’t bad, all black churches ain’t bad and all NAACP members ain’t bad. 418 more words


The Black Church Should Teach Us About Our History Among Other Things That We As A Black Folks Need To Know!

Until the black churches begin to teach what our history means among other things that we as a black folks need to know, then it will continue to be a long time coming. 49 more words

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