Detroit Pastor says Christians Must Create a ‘Culture of Accountability’ for Their Church Leaders

Pastor Christopher Brooks speaks the truth when it comes to what Christians must do when it comes to their church leaders. 

We agree with him, in order for things to change, it’s up to the followers of  the church leaders to see that they…Read full article, here.
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Former Mayor Ray Nagin’s Contractor Who Bribed Him Sentenced to 1 Year [UPDATE]

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Found Guilty On Corruption Charges

 

UPDATE on Sept. 13, 2014:

Engineering contractor Rodney Williams, the first witness to testify in Ray Nagin’s bribery trial, was sentenced on Wednesday to serve one year and a day in federal prison.   

Williams paused several times as he told U.S. District Judge Susie Morgan, his voice cracking, that he let down his children when he began a series of payouts to Nagin and his sons in exchange for lucrative city contracts.

Celebrity News: Los Angeles Police Mistake Black Actress, Daniele Watts, for a Prostitute

No harm intended, but if diversity has not worked yet, is it our duty to continue the fight, in the 21st century? 

Dr. Martin Luther King was not assassinated for all of this nonsense we yet endure. No need in forcing another race for acceptance…Read full article, here.

 

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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SC Pastor Arrested for Playing Church Music Too Loudly?

Johnnie Clark (Photo: WLTX)

SC Pastor Arrested for Playing Church Music Too Loudly?

A Columbia pastor is serving jail time after his church repeatedly violated the city’s noise ordinance.

We’ve followed this story for close to two years about the dispute between neighbors and Rehoboth United Assemblies Church in Columbia concerning the amount of sound by the house of worship.

This week, a Richland County jury found church pastor Johnnie Clark guilty of unlawful sound amplification following a three-day trial where prosecutors laid out their evidence against him.

Clark was sentenced to two weeks in jail.

George Zimmerman Accused of Threatening to Shoot Man in Road Rage Incident

George Zimmerman Accused of Threatening to Shoot Man in Road Rage Incident

George Zimmerman — the former Florida Neighborhood Watch volunteer, who fatally shot unarmed teen Trayvon Martin dead two years ago — is now being accused of threatening to kill another motorist in a fit of road rage, according to the Orlando Sentinel.

Matthew Apperson of Winter Springs, Florida called 911 Tuesday morning to report that he had been menaced on the road by Zimmerman, who had approached the side of his vehicle in a pickup truck to ask why he had pointed at him. Apperson, who had recognized Zimmerman, told police it was at that point his harasser asked, “Do you know who I am?” then reportedly threatened to kill him.

Dr. Betty Price to Be Top Speaker at Breast Health Awareness Breakfast

It’s such a blessing to see Dr. Betty Price yet alive and talk about the health issue God delivered her from. 

Several years ago, Dr. Price, the first lady of Crenshaw Christian Center was diagnosed with breast cancer.  She will be theRead full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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What Nerve? Kwame Kilpatrick Appeals Corruption Case for New Trial [UPDATE]

kwame kilpatrick  and dad's legal bills

What Nerve? Kwame Kilpatrick Appeals Corruption Case for New Trial [UPDATE]

 

UPDATE on Sept. 13, 2014:

Kwame Kilpatrick has formally appealed his corruption conviction and wants a new trial. 

The 80-page appeal filing was submitted Wednesday by Kilpatrick’s attorney, Harold Gurewitz.

Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison last October after being convicted of multiple corruption charges, including racketeering.

The appeal cites the 44-year-old’s denial of “his right to a conflict-free representation guaranteed by the Sixth Amendment,” conflicts of interest between counsel attorneys, the allowance of testimony by case agents that “lacked foundation” and restitution that was not authorized.

South Carolina pastor in Jail for having Church Too Loud

Oh God, what has the world come to?!  Now, we are living to see a pastor, Johnny Clark in jail for having loud church services? 

We can’t believe this and get this, the authorities allegedly requested for them not to…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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New Baptist Convention President, Dr. Jerry Young, To Push for Renaissance in Black Community

In all due respect, we really do not comprehend the reason Dr. Jerry Young will push for Renaissance in the black community.

In our opinion, his vision may not work, simply because too many African Americans have not worshiped and fully…Read full article, here.

 

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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Bill Cosby Says Blacks Must Prepare for Voter Suppression, But Movie Reveals The Rapture May Occur


If you read our previous article about our disagreement with Bill Cosby’s message to black people, regarding voter suppression, then you must take heed to this next one. 

All African Americans must understand, we can no longer focus on what’s going on…Read full article, here.

Source: Sanctified Church Revolution

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