THE RELIGION CORNER: 'Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled'

Let not your heart be troubled because your body is indeed your temple.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Are You An Eagle Acting Like A Chicken?

We must ascertain who we really are, and we must have faith to become who and what the Lord sent us to earth to develop into.


The dream dies only when we quit.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Pain of Failure is Temporary

When you make plans to obtain the goals and objectives God has given you, obstacles are guaranteed to come your way, but just know that quitting is not an option when you expect to win.

T.D. Jakes Draws Thousands to Jericho in Landover

Bishop T.D. Jakes, the world-renowned orator, entrepreneur and pastor, was the featured speaker of New Year's Revival 2015, the three-day praise celebration sponsored each January by Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church of Northeast Washington and First Baptist Church of Glenarden ...

Andraé Crouch Memorial Services Announced

Two days of memorial services and celebrations will be held in Los Angeles next week for late gospel music icon Andraé Crouch’, representatives announced.

Gospel Superstar Karen Clark Sheard Headlines D.C.-Area Revival

Gospel superstar Karen Clark Sheard performed to rousing cheers and applause Thursday on the second night of the three-day New Year's Revival 2015, an annual joint celebration between FBCG and Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church in D.C.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Find Meaning in Everything

Look at life as your textbook and begin to learn from everything that happens.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Make 2015 Your Best Year Yet

The focus of this column is to address the use of time and improving in 2015, issues I'm currently addressing in my life.

Kwanzaa Brings Divergent Groups Together

Charis Goff had never been to nor participated in any Kwanzaa activity until Sunday, when the organization she heads, the Thursday Network, partnered with the National Black United Front to produce the Ujima Kwanzaa Celebration.

Churches Change Strategy for Membership Drive

Churches around the Washington region are using nontraditional activities to give members — and guests they hope to attract — new ways to spend time in church.

Obamas Send Prayers, Well-Wishes for Kwanzaa

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama sent their prayers and best wishes Friday for the first day of this year's Kwanzaa celebration.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Keep Your Eye on Jesus This Christmas!

This Christmas, remember that Jesus is the real reason for the holiday season.

Historic Black Church 150 Years Strong

In 1864, the Civil War still raged as blacks toiled under a nuanced caste system, fearful of speaking up due to the ever-present threat of being lynched. But that didn't stop one free black woman from holding prayer meetings in ...

THE RELIGION CORNER: Clear Out the Clutter Before the New Year!

This column is here to suggest that before you go out and spend all of your hard-earned cash for the Christmas holiday, you should consider doing some special holiday cleaning in your life.