4 Reasons Your Church Should Be Able to Kick Your Pastor Out

4 Reasons Your Church Should Be Able to Kick Your Pastor Out

In the past few days, the national news has been abuzz with the story of Juan Demetrius McFarland, the now former pastor of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. McFarland reportedly confirmed allegations that he “concealed from the church that he had knowingly engaged in adultery in the church building with female members of Shiloh Missionary Baptist church […]

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March/April 2012 Issue Hits Stands!

March/April 2012 Issue Hits Stands!

MARCH/APRIL 2012 ISSUE OF GOSPEL TODAY FEATURES DR. R.A. VERNON\’S WORK TO TRANSFORM A CITY Mary Mary Chats With Gospel Today About Reality Series On WEtv Hollywood Heartthrob Blair Underwood Shares About His Role In The New Film From Bishop T.D. Jakes Nashville, TN–GOSPEL TODAY continues its successful year with the release of its March/April […]

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How to Build Community in the Black Church? (GT Connext)

How to Build Community in the Black Church? (GT Connext)

Is “Discipleship” a Lost Art? We posed this question along with others about building “community” in the Black Church to an esteemed panel of church leaders including: Mika Edmondson, Moderator • Writer & Ordained Baptist minister • Doctoral Candidate, Systematic Theology, Calvin Theological Seminary (Grand Rapids, MI)   Pastor Teddy Ceasar • Serves 7,000 Members […]

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Watchnight 2012 – What’s the WORD for 2012?

Watchnight 2012 – What’s the WORD for 2012?

New Year’s Eve is a festive and important time of thanksgiving, consecration and optimism, especially in the African American Church community. Thousands of churches will host worship gatherings that go well into the New Year complete with tambourines, dancing and shouts of thanksgiving for a New Year! The Pastor will bring a prophetic message that […]

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The Silencing of the Black Church: A Legacy Lost?

This editorial was written by Michelle R. Peele, a freelance writer and founder of the grassroots organization P.A.S.T.O.R.S.; an entity that focuses on preserving and protecting the legacy of our Shepherds and their Faith Communities. Follow her on Twitter, here. Some years ago, I had the opportunity to sit in the presence of an incredibly anointed […]

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