Gospel music legend, Pastor John P. Kee, is rallying people nationwide to join his shoe drive for the homeless. But his God-honoring charitable efforts are being overshadowed by a song-stealing controversy involving Queen Naija.
A man who drove his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was convicted Friday of first-degree murder for killing a woman in an attack that inflamed long-simmering racial and political tensions across the country.
If you’re totally confused about what Advent is, don’t feel bad. Lots of Christians don’t know. Advent is basically a time when we anticipate and prepare for the second coming of Christ. The season of Advent, which begins four Sundays before Christmas and ends on Christmas Eve.
The Real talk show host, Tamera Mowry Housley, may be mourning the recent death of her niece, Alaina Housley, 18, but she isn’t letting that get in the way of her worship. She announced that she is joining her local church’s worship team and releasing her debut Christian album in 2019.
Dallas County court records show that a white former Dallas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge for the killing of her black unarmed neighbor when she says she mistakenly went to his apartment instead of her own and shot him.
Recently, Pastor Tamara Bennett revealed that her late husband died of AIDS in 2000. There are many others who have lost their battle with this disease as well—something World AIDS Day, recognized annually on December 1 since 1988, brings into focus.
Shirley Chisholm is coming to Brooklyn’s back yard. The de Blasio administration announced Friday — on what would have been Chisholm’s 94th birthday — that a city-funded monument honoring the political trailblazer will be erected at the Parkside entrance to Prospect Park.
Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas recently examined public opinions about Black Lives Matter, an activist movement founded in 2013 that has gained national attention in subsequent years. The study, “Red States and Black Lives,” is published in the journal Justice Quarterly,
Its’ a striking, sobering and simultaneously heartbreaking TIME Magazine cover that shakes you out of your oblivion and reminds you to pray for the parents who have lost a child to a school shooting. The cover features the headline, "The world moves on and you don't."
Girls Trip star, Jada Pinkett Smith, one of Hollywood’s best known actresses, is a big fan of one of Gospel’s best known singers, Tasha Cobbs Leonard. In a recent Instagram post, the wife of actor Will Smith shared a clip of Cobbs Leonard singing a worship song titled “You Know My Name.”
For more than 10 years, people around the world have been blessed byYour Daily Cup of Inspiration devotions written by Top 100 Blogger for women of faith, Dianna Hobbs. Now those who love her blog posts and podcasts can purchase a physical cup.
As reports surface that Sean “Diddy” Combs may be too distraught to eulogize his late ex-girlfriend, Kim Porter, news is breaking that Bishop T.D. Jakes has been tapped to officiate her funeral service. The elaborate funeral is set for Saturday in Columbus, Georgia.
The day before Thanksgiving, Seattle Seahawks’ Christian Quarterback, Russell Wilson, shared what he is thankful for—his family being at the top of the list. During a Wednesday interview, instead of highlighting his Super Bowl ring and riches, the man of faith gave thanks for his wife and kids.
Multiple media sources have confirmed that Christian Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry was involved in a three-car crash on a California highway Friday morning. Thanks be to God, reports say, he was not injured. Curry's Porsche, however, was damaged …
Contemporary Christian singer, Nicole C. Mullen, recently shared some end-of-the-year wisdom with her social media followers about the value of using the holiday season as a time of assessing and reassessing one’s life in preparation for a new year.
In turbulent times like these, gatherings of worshipers exalting Christ, the Prince of Peace, is needed like never before. On Friday, December 7, 2018, Lagos will host The Experience 13, an annual musical gathering. This year’s theme is Jesus, Our Peace.
A new pastor has been appointed to Atlanta’s infamous New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in the wake of Bishop Eddie Long’s successor resigning back in June. Pastor Jamal Harrison Bryant, the 47-year-old founder of Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, MD, has accepted a role as senior pastor.
If Gospel singer Deitrick Haddon was endeavoring to compete with Song of Solomon’s verses about sexual intimacy with a spouse, mission accomplished. If he was hoping to unify and rally the Body of Christ around this latest musical endeavor, well, we’ll have to chock this one up to an epic failure.
A new State of the Bible survey by American Bible Society reveals that African-Americans have higher levels of Bible engagement than other groups in the U.S., showing a greater affinity for Scripture than most. 93% own at least one Bible in their homes.
As voters of faith and color head to the polls Tuesday, November 6th, what things should we keep in mind when casting our votes? Let’s go to the word of God for that. Keep something in mind: at stake Tuesday is control of the House and Senate, both now led by Republican majorities.
An exciting ministry elevation and relaunch has been officially announced by City Church, an urban, inner city-based church plant in Buffalo, NY led by Pastor Kenya and Lady Dianna Hobbs. Watch the interview to learn all about their new ministry focus and passion for God’s work.
Christian women’s leader, Dianna Hobbs, celebrates turning 42 on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. According to the first lady of City Church in Buffalo, NY, she is excited about being alive in light of all the health challenges that nearly snuffed out her life. Read more about her reflections.
When you’re struggling with issues, temptations and hanging on by a thread in your walk of faith, being a strong Christian can seem like an idealistic fantasy. But it’s truly possible! Though we are all only human and our flesh is weak, there are certain habits that can, indeed, build up strength.
Depression. It’s one of the most taboo subjects in the Christian community, yet with depression affecting more than 19 million Americans each year, 12 million of them being women (According to Mental Health America), I am willing to bet that at least half of them are filling the pews of churches everywhere.
The wind is blowing and the storm is raging. But the supernatural strength of God is constantly stabilizing and fortifying you through everything. So be encouraged and know this won’t break you. You won’t go under. The Lord will sustain you and you will be victorious!
It's hard and scary to share your truth when it's not embraced, but speak up anyway. One thing's for sure, nothing is hidden from God and He will always vindicate you. It may not happen in the ways you expect, but our loving Father will always bring justice on your behalf in some way.
Women’s ministry leader, Dianna Hobbs, is celebrating her husband of 20 years with a sweet online birthday tribute on the occasion of his 46th birthday. In a Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 social media post, she doted on Kenya Hobbs, the father of the couple’s four children.
Last month, gospel singer Jonathan McReynolds turned 29 years old and took occasion to share wisdom that far exceeds his years on earth. On his Life Room Talk blog, he shared 16 truths he lives by that he has discovered in his less than 30 years on earth. EEW is choosing our Top 5 favorites.
Gospel singer Jessica Reedy has been ashamed of her out-of-wedlock pregnancy, but decided to come out with the truth after surviving a scary accident. The “Put It On the Altar” singer put it on Instagram, showing off her baby bump, as well as her banged up SUV.