WASHINGTON – Justice Sonia Sotomayor has taken her seat at the Supreme Court in front of a packed courtroom that included President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. The ceremony Tuesday was just for show. Sotomayor and the rest of the court will return Wednesday for the argument in a key case about campaign […]
Save the date for the 2nd Annual Spirit of Praise coming to the DC Armory on Saturday, October 10! Get ready to “praise the roof” with performances from Fred Hammond, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Maurette Brown Clark and many more. Check out the flyer below and stay tuned for more details! Tickets go on sale soon!
Troubled pop star Chris Brown is finally speaking out. The singer was a guest on CNN’s “Larry King Live” on Wednesday night, and says he worries that his recent assault charges could ruin his career. Joined by his mother, Joyce Hawkins, and his lawyer, Mark Geragos, Chris Brown sat down with Larry King for his […]
VIA ADVENTIST NEWS: The soup kitchen at First Adventist Church’s in Washington, D.C., recently received a $5,000 grant from ABC’s “Extreme Makeover” broadcast. The grant, which was bestowed on nonprofit community service organizations, was a boon to the kitchen that serves between 75 and 100 people each week. The kitchen serves lunch three days a […]
VIA GOSPEL FLAVA: Famed orator Pastor Jamal Bryant is preparing to release his new book titled “World War Me.” The book offers battle strategies for life and practical advice based on Bryant’s personal experiences. Bryant serves as pastor of Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, MD and is featured on the latest album from Youthful Praise titled […]
Registration is now underway for The 2nd Annual Sheila Stewart High School Gospel Choir Competition. The Grand Prize is $1,000 and “official” bragging rights! Entry deadline is Thursday, September 3rd, 2009. The event will be held at Community of Hope Church located at 3701 Branch Avenue, Hillcrest Heights, MD 20748. There is no registration fee. […]
VIA GOSPEL FLAVA: The gospel music community will be well represented in a special tribute album to Maze featuring Frankie Beverly. The Clark Sisters, J. Moss, and Kierra Sheard will join Mary J. Blige, Ledisi, Musiq Soulchild, Mint Condition, and Raheem DeVaughn on Silky Soul Music….An All-Star Tribute to Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, scheduled for […]
(Washington, DC) — Faith-based groups involved in the initiative called “40 Days for Health Reform” in support of President Obama?s health care plan are observing this weekend as “Health Care Sermon Weekend.” Baptist Press says the organizations involved in the initiative are attempting to frame health care as a moral issue. Some of the groups […]