[The Examiner] Reverend Fred Leuter, Jr. Pastor of the Franklin Avenue Baptist Church (FABC) in New Orleans is primed to soon become the first African American President of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). Leuter was elected First Vice President at SBC’s annual convention held in Phoenix, Arizona last year. It is believed that by making last year’s historic move, church leaders informally acknowledged that Leuter will be elected president of the organization at this year’s convention scheduled to take place in New Orleans this week.
By James Washington Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times I know I’ve started one or two columns off like this, but with all the legal maneuverings and trials going on, along with supposed “supreme” and final Supreme Court rulings being handed down, I Read More
by Lyndia Grant Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer How many times have we heard this scripture “Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you?” Matthew: 7:7. The intent of this column is Read More
By James Washington (The Dallas Weekly, NNPA Member) Scripture says you should live your life in such a way that those around you can see the Jesus in you. “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good Read More