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U.S. Southern Baptists Formally Repudiate The Confederate Flag

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 06.15.2016 | Politics

The U.S. Southern Baptist Convention adopted a resolution on Tuesday repudiating the Confederate battle flag as an emblem of slavery, marking the late...

Church Helps Formerly Homeless Couple Marry

Posted 04.09.2013 | Impact

A recently married couple in Houston proves that home is truly where the heart is. Bryan Prejean and Wanda Ware, who met while homeless seven years...

A Civil Rights Freedom Rider Returns to Montgomery, Ala.

Kerry Kennedy | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics
Kerry Kennedy

What I saw happen between John Lewis and Chief Murphy wasn't just a "ripple of hope," it was the current my father promised those ripples would become: a force "capable of sweeping down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance."

12-Year-Old Boy's Death In Church Fight Ruled A Homicide

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.20.2012 | Crime

A scuffle between two young boys at an Oklahoma church turned tragic earlier this year when one of them hit his head on the basement floor and died. ...

Commercialization Of Christ? Florida Church Puts On $1.3 Million Christmas Pageant

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A Florida megachurch has garnered national attention with its annual Christmas pageant. The First Baptist Church of Fort Lauderdale's production is fi...