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Christians around the world are praying after two separate mass shooters in Ohio and Texas killed 29 people and inured about 50 in less than 24 hours. Officers gunned down the Ohio shooter and arrested the El Paso shooter as hundreds fled a crowded shopping center. While gun laws need to change, we must never stop being prayerful.
Award-winning ministry leader, Dianna Hobbs, has been transferred out of intensive care and is now recovering in her Upstate New York home. Things first took a turn for the worst hours after the 42-year-old had a total hysterectomy to treat and cure two non-life-threatening conditions: adenomyosis and fibroids.
The oldest living person in the United States is an African-American God-fearing woman who says the key to longevity is to “treat people right.” On July 6, Alelia Murphy celebrated her historic 114th birthday, surrounded by family and friends at the Harlem State Office Building in New York.
Journalist Tamron Hall is living a blessed life! With a supportive husband, gorgeous new baby boy, and thriving career, God has smiled on this woman of faith. But she wasn’t all smiles after walking away from her post as an NBC “Today” show anchor in February 2017. These days, all that sorrow is behind her.
Love, civility, tolerance and understanding are out the window this election season, because race-baiting is a winning political strategy in an ugly game where everybody loses. America is on the brink of implosion as party lines have become battle lines and politicians’ headline-grabbing rhetoric deepens the racial, social and ideological divide in our nation.
Kamala Harris, a first-term senator and former California attorney general known for her rigorous questioning of President Donald Trump’s nominees, entered the Democratic presidential race on Monday.
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.
Everyone at some point has struggled with feelings of inadequacy and grappled with worries about not measuring up—including awarding-winning Gospel singer and entrepreneur, Kierra Sheard. She says she’s had to identify and fight against the false belief that she isn’t good enough to succeed in her divine purpose.
In the 21st century, as many women still struggle to find their definitive place in a patriarchal society, feminist author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, argues that when Jesus walked the earth, He saw men and women as equals. Read her thoughts and see what you think about her argument.
Viral sensation and Gospel singer, Briana Babineaux, has officially entered into wedded bless. The “I’ll Be The One” songstress wed the one, Keeslon Fontenot, at City Club at River Ranch in her hometown of Lafayette, Louisiana, Saturday September 15, 2018.
Kirk Franklin may have written many songs about love and forgiveness, but he says, he wasn’t practicing what he preached—that is, until recently when he learned his biological father, whom he never knew, has only “3-6 months to live.” Now he’s trying to forgive his dad.
The 30-year-old white Dallas police officer who shot and killed a black Christian accountant in his home has been charged with manslaughter. According to a new report, she will be presented to a grand jury and may face even more serious charges for her crime.
Many of us have heard the statistic that more than 19 million Americans each year struggle with depression. But, for some reason, plenty of folks believe that individuals within the faith community are excluded.
The last time a person insulted you, what did you do? If you struggle to hold your tongue and your temper when someone is being less than kind, first lady Serita Jakes has some advice for you
Over the weekend, the husband and sons of Empowering Everyday Women Ministries Founder, Dianna Hobbs, catered to the ministry leader after she contracted a cold. Watch them make special soup.
Though Wynter Pitts, founder of For Girls Like You Magazine, passed away unexpectedly last week. But before she made her transition suddenly, she expressed what she hoped her legacy would be.
Gospel singer Kierra Sheard is paying tribute to a 26-year-old Wayne State University student who, sadly, disappeared in the Detroit River this past weekend. Her body was discovered and recovered Monday.
Award-winning ministry leader, Dianna Hobbs, recently held and banquet and book signing for the release of her new book, God Did It: A True Story of Miraculous Healing—a moment she calls “surreal.” She says, “I am still rejoicing over this surreal ‘pinch me’ moment...”
Bible teacher and best-selling author, Priscilla Shirer, who is using her platform to help vulnerable women and orphaned children in a big way, has been an even bigger blessing than anticipated. The Going Beyond Ministries founder has already raised approximately $400,000 for Watoto, a program that rescues Ugandan women and children.