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Terence Crutcher Fatally Shot

Lawyers acting for the family of Terence Crutcher, the black pastor fatally shot by a white police officer in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have said he posed no imminent threat despite claims by police that he was reaching into his vehicle. 69 more words

Modern Church

Two early black churches.

This article on local church history appeared in the Wilson Daily Times:

Wilson Daily Times, 1 July 1976.


The Primate is right, but don’t twist his meaning

Like many Australians I appreciated Philip Freier’s letter, and there is much to like about his message and the tone in which it was written. There is little with which I disagree. 914 more words



John Alderson was an immigrant from Yorkshire, England. He was born in 1699.  He was my 6x Great-Grandfather. His father was a minister in the Church of England. 254 more words

Family Stories

Responsible Government?

If a survey were to be done of Batavia residents, it is likely most would favor the redevelopment of the Baptist church property at Washington and Wilson, AS LONG AS the redevelopment were done in a responsible way. 1,164 more words


A Homegoing for Coot

I made the drive out to Beulah Number Two Baptist Church from my parents house in Auburn alone. I went straight to Beulah even though Mom and I had talked about me stopping by Uncle James’ house and maybe getting some shots before. 2,409 more words