First Black President has Embarrassed Black Churches and Black People Worldwide: Study says Obama...

President Obama has used the word “gay” 42 more times than any other president in recent memory, according to the Human Rights Campaign.  The organization,...

The Black Church’s Role in Race Relations, Education, and Other Issues

When I was a young reporter covering social issues in Anniston, Ala., in the early 1970s, every Sunday evening I covered the “mass meeting”...

Church Leaders in Boston Hold Special Service to Remember Modern-day Christian Martyrs

Christian church leaders are joining in an unprecedented ecumenical service Saturday in remembrance of modern-day Christian martyrs. The service, which will be held at Mission...

Luther Barnes to Hold Gospel Concert in North Carolina

Gospel concert: Luther Barnes, gospel recording artist, in concert 6 p.m. Saturday at Emmett Scott Auditorium, Crawford Road, Rock Hill. Admission: $10, adults; $5, children. OTHER...

Sam Bishop Becomes Christiansburg, VA’s First Black Council Member

Christiansburg’s newest town councilman does not want residents to think of him only in terms of his long history in local law enforcement, the...

Black Church and Jewish Temple Celebrate 30 Years of Unity and the Life of...

Rousing songs and cries of "hallelujah" brought the congregation of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church and guests from Congregation B'nai Israel to their feet and...

Early Black Methodism To Be Discussed in Black History Month Series

The Historical Society of Cecil County’s Winter Speakers Series continues on Saturday, Feb. 1, with a talk on Early Black Methodism on Delmarva by...

Star Parker, Allen West, and Sean Hannity Talk About NAACP’s Attack On Republican Tim...

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In Honor of Black History Month, Senator Tim Scott Is Convening a Panel of...

Sen. Tim Scott is part of a very small community of African-Americans who have served in the U.S. Senate, but that doesn’t mean these...

Cuts to Food Stamps Leave Many Blacks Coming Up Short

Budget cuts aimed at weaning Americans off of public assistance may make the start of 2014 lean for many African-Americans. Last month, after much debate,...

Reasons Why Some Young Black People Are Leaving the Black Church

Social And Economic Improvements Make The Church Irrelevant Black millennials are experiencing economic and social benefits that previous generations only dreamed about. As a result,...

Former Home of West Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson, Mississippi Is Up for Auction

If you want to own a piece of history, the former home of West Jackson Baptist Church, 257 W. Deaderick St., is on the...

Pastor Elijah Collins Jr. of New Jerusalem Baptist Church in Snellville, GA Responds to...

Pastor Elijah Collins Jr. of New Jerusalem Baptist Church talks about how his actions were misunderstood and how Snellville needs more racial diversity represented. In light...

BET and Icon Mann to Celebrate “28 Men of Change”

BET Networks and ICON MANN today announced a partnership to celebrate the positive impact that Black men are making domestically and across the globe...

Florida GOP Candidate Joshua Black Compares President Obama to Trayvon Martin Killer, George Zimmerman;...

Joshua Black knows most people don’t approve of him calling for the execution of President Barack Obama. And just so you're clear, he doesn’t care. Black, a...

Columbus, Ohio’s Brookwood Presbyterian Church Seeks to Minister to a Diverse People

Brookwood Presbyterian Church recently updated its slogan to represent its goal of being “a church for all peoples.” That mission is exemplified in the East...

Obama Prepares for Super Bowl Interview with Bill O’Reilly

Sports fans will have more to feast on besides chicken wings and assorted snacks and drinks on Super Bowl Sunday. Media sources reveal that President Barack...

Shonda Rhimes Goes Off on Mike Huckabee Over Comments he Made About Women and...

Shonda Rhimes, the woman who created “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” is fed up with GOP blowhards like Mike Huckabee, the former Arkansas governor who clearly...

Patti LaBelle Thinks Today’s So-Called ‘Divas’ Are Little Heifers

She says the term diva has been devalued when applied to those without talent. Boom! We love us some Patti LaBelle. Here's what she had to say...

Derek “Fonzworth Bentley” Watkins Is the New Host of BET’s “Lift Every Voice”

BET Networks announced Derek “Fonzworth Bentley” Watkins has signed on as the new host of “Lift Every Voice.”   The artist, author, actor, producer and...