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October 3, 2019

Much has been made about the aftermath of the Amber Guyger murder trial, who was found guilty for going into the apartment of a Black man in his own home, and killing him. This man was a model citizen, and was not guilty of anything besides eating ice cream on his own...

November 29, 2018

I’m on my way to Rwanda. Yes, in Africa. Yes, that country. In 1994, there was mass genocide that made headlines all over the world. Over 1 million people died. That’s probably most of what you know about this landlocked country. Yet there is more. In the last twenty y...

NOTE: On June 21, 2015, this will be what the congregants of First Baptist Church Lauderdale see on the back of their church bulletin.

 

We sit days removed from a Wednesday night Bible study. In a posting on the Emanuel A.M.E. Church's website, it says, "Is something mi...

 

A mighty oak has fallen.

 

This is the title of a famous eulogy given as a tribute to the life of Doctor Samuel DeWitt Proctor. Its author, the Dean of American preachers and perhaps the greatest preacher of the past 100 years, poetically left the Church Militant to res...