THE RELIGION CORNER: Trials and Tribulations — When You Are Being Tested

Why must we face trials and tribulations and why should we be told to count them a joy? Is there a right way and a wrong way to approach trials?

THE RELIGION CORNER: Careful, Your Thoughts May Come To Life!

When we look back over our lives, if we look very carefully, we will find out just how words come to life!

Teen Who Wowed Pope to Sing at Richmond Convention

The 15-year-old Philadelphia boy whose angelic voice stunned the world during a September 2015 performance for Pope Francis will perform this month at a service for the African American Ministers Leadership Council's annual convention in downtown Richmond.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Welcome Home, Walter Fauntroy!

Please join the Fauntroy Support Group as they sponsor an exciting District-wide "Benefit" tribute to Rev. Walter Fauntroy and his wife Dorothy on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 5 p.m.

Rev. Barber Leads Moral Revolution Tour to D.C.

The civil rights leader and organizer of the Moral Mondays protests in North Carolina took to the pulpit in two churches in D.C. last Sunday to promote the Revival for a Moral Revolution of Values.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Remembering George E. Curry

I will be eternally grateful for the kindness George Curry showed me.


This faith story is courtesy of Olympic champion Gabrielle Douglas, who won two gold medals during the 2012 Summer Olympics and a silver and gold this year in Rio.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Fitness is First Step on Path to Wellness

This is an article to jog your memory us of just how imperative it is for each of us to take care of our bodies, beginning with our diets.

Rev. Barber Moving Forward, Before and After DNC

Rev. William Barber II hasn't always held the national spotlight, but once he got it at the DNC convention, he made the most of it.

Walter Fauntroy Feted in New Bethel Return

Former U.S. Congressman Walter E. Fauntroy entered the sanctuary Sunday at New Bethel Baptist Church in northwest D.C. just as the Rev. Dexter Nutall asked parishioners to bow their heads and pray.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Family Reunion Is Time to Clear the Air

Was your family close? Did they really love one another? Would they protect each other, never allowing someone to bother a younger sibling? That's how my family did it.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Hold On, However Dark the Night!

Scripture reminds us, if we are children of light, and the children of the day, we are not of the night, nor of darkness.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Your Body is a Temple, It Houses Your Soul!

Sound physical health is a principle that we must pay more attention to; it is self-evident and should be number one on our list of priorities.


Hope is the anchor of our soul. Without an anchor though, you will drift away.

THE RELIGION CORNER: We Must Apply Golden Rule to Race Relations

When we look at what is going on in America with police violence against African-Americans, police are not treating blacks the way they would want to be treated.