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Hatred, racism, forgiveness
Friday, December 7, 2018
EASLEY, S.C. – Do you know the internal struggle of trying to forgive someone who has deliberately hurt you or someone in your family? The Reverend Anthony Thompson knows exactly what that feels like. His wife, Myra, was one of the nine people murdered on June 15, 2015, at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Recently, I heard him
John P. Kee throws party for Rance Allen
Sunday, December 2, 2018
CHARLOTTE – John P. Kee really knows how to throw a party. Recently, the legendary recording artist threw a concert celebrating the 70th birthday of his mentor and gospel icon, Bishop Rance Allen. Kee hosted Jason Nelson, Yolanda DeBerry, Isaiah Templeton, Shawn Bigby and Zeeksong for a spirited and packed-out concert at his New Life Fellowship
At Mother Emanuel, S.C. Baptists seek racial unity
Thursday, November 29, 2018
CHARLESTON, S.C. – About 300 worshipers filled the sanctuary of historic Mother Emanuel Church last month for a session of South Carolina Baptists' annual meeting, held at the site of the 2015 massacre of nine black worshipers by a self-avowed white supremacist. An overflow crowd of 400 watched from closed-circuit TV at the nearby Citadel Square
Tax on churches looms
Sunday, November 25, 2018
WASHINGTON – A diverse coalition led by the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission has urged members of Congress to repeal a section of a federal law that could force churches to file tax returns for the first time in American history. The ERLC – joined by 32 other organizations – sent a letter Nov. 13 to leaders of
Durhamís Page honored with Lifetime award
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
DURHAM – The Rev. Michael Page has been a county commissioner. He has worked as a campus minister and a preacher. He has helped former inmates find work and housing, and he has spearheaded initiatives to help the homeless. Those are just a few of the things for which he has become known for in his long and productive career. For all that and more,

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GoRaleigh Public Hearing

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Holiday Gala

Time: 7:30 p.m. The Clayton Piano Festival will

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