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President Barack Obama 2013 Inauguration Speech (Transcript In Its Entirety)

President Barack Obama delivered his second inaugural address on Monday, January 21, 2013. Here is the speech as it was prepared to be delivered in its entirety. In several places President Obama addressed hot button moral issues critical to our nation’s moral direction. We’ve highlighted aspects of the speech below. Please leave your comments! What […]

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Gospel Today Announces Change for Jan/Feb 2013 Issue; Launches LISTENing Party

Gospel Today Announces Change for Jan/Feb 2013 Issue; Launches LISTENing Party

Dear Subscribers, In response to the changing needs of our subscribers, advertisers and distribution partners, Gospel Today will not deliver the Jan/Feb 2013 issue via a physical print magazine. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we remain committed to adding value to your lives by providing inspiration, education, information and empowerment. To […]

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Tell us what YOU Want from Gospel Today!

Gospel Today is your publication! Here to help you grow in your relationship with God and with others. As we look ahead, we are scheduling times to talk with you about what it is that you really want and need from a media company. We’d love to connect with you. Please leave your contact information […]

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“What\’s Going On, Really?”

“What\’s Going On, Really?”

The 1971 classic hit may have summed it up best with “What\’s Going On?” On the heels of a polarized election, it\’s a relevant question since—even though the election is over, America’s charged political civil war continues. What\’s going on with the church and politics? “The church has a responsibility to bring to bear the […]

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5 Important Conversations Election 2012 Forced Us to Have

5 Important Conversations Election 2012 Forced Us to Have

The 2012 Election is over. President Barack Obama won 303 electoral votes (of the required 270) and while we may not have a new President of the United States, Election 2012 has certainly introduced some new conversations to the Christian community. Think back to 2008 and the conversations we were having then. There was great excitement […]

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The Truth about Christianity & Politics

The Truth about Christianity & Politics

EDITORIAL SUBMITTED BY MEMORY MELODY GARDNER Use your imagination for a moment. Envision being ruled and governed by a King who is self-sustained, which means He does not need help solving problems or knowing what the “next step” needs to be. This King is free from evil. He does not have one negative thought about anyone […]

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Group of Black Pastors (CAAP) Opposes President Obama on Same-Sex Marriage

In Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, July 31st the Black clergy group, The Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) led by Rev. William Owens, President and Founder, announced at a conference their opposition towards President Obama’s stance on gay marriage. Other leaders of the nationally televised press conference included Rev. Dean Nelson, the Executive Director for the Network […]

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Chick-fil-A & Same-Sex Marriage: The Fight Rages On

  Recently, Chick-fil-A launched an ad that angered many, including the mayor of Boston, Thomas M. Memino. The ad states, “One Man, One Woman. God Luvs Marig. Eat Mor Chikin.” Boston’s mayor sent a letter to the president of Chick-fil-A, Dan Cathy stating, ‘ “In recent days you said Chick-fil-A opposes same-sex marriage and said the generation […]

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Correction: Community Calendar

Correction: Community Calendar

On page 10 of the July/August 2012 issue, we made a typo in the Community Calendar listing. The calendar incorrectly states that the name of the convention is the National Convention of Gospel Choruses and Conventions and that Bishop Hezekiah Walker is now the convention’s leader. The correct name of the convention is the National […]

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Fire Demolishes Home of Pastor Brenda Timberlake

On the afternoon of July 1, 2012, Pastor Brenda Timberlake and her family were enjoying their family tradition of having dinner together when a propane explosion caused a raging fire that devastated her home. In three minutes, the entire home was demolished by raging flames. Thankfully, everyone escaped the home alive with only minor injuries […]

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9 Things You Should Know about “Obamacare”

9 Things You Should Know about “Obamacare”

Today, the United States Supreme Court affirmed the controversial and massive piece of legislation titled, “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” or colloquially, “ObamaCare” with a 5-4 vote of Supreme Court justices. In the Nov/Dec 2011 issue of Gospel Today, the Health in Action column discussed “9 Things You Should Know about ‘Obamacare'”. Given […]

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