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Churches defaced with ‘KKK’ after opposing deputies’ call to ‘squash’ blacks like ‘cockroaches’

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The FBI is conducting a federal hate crime investigation after several predominately black churches in Florida were vandalized with racist Ku Klux Klan markings. New Bridge Hope Missionary Baptist Church and Pilgrim Rest P.B. Church in Crawford discovered before services on Sunday morning that the...

The Problem IS NOT That "Ebenezer Baptist Church Atlanta" Invited "US Attorney General Eric Holder" To Atlanta - A BLACK MURDER CAPITAL To Talk About "The Value Of Black Life In Ferguson.......

THE PROBLEM IS THAT THE CORRUPT "MENTHOLATED BLACK MEDIA PRESSGANG" IN ATLANTA ADVERTISED THE EVENT, HOPING TO GET A FULL HOUSE BUT - THE MEDIA ASKED THE QUESTION: "I WONDER HOW THE STUDENT ACTIVISTS ARE GOING TO RECEIVE THE ATTORNEY...Show More Summary

Mirror, Mirror: Governor Chris Christie's Contradictory Views on Drug Addiction

Last Tuesday, Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey addressed a large crowd at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark. The topic? Helping people struggling with drug addiction. Governor Christie holds some progressive views on addiction. He consistently speaks of it as a medical condition, not a moral failing. Show More Summary

Westboro Baptist shows America what unchecked anti-LGBT nastiness looks like

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Westboro Baptist Church has decided to decorate Kansas roadsides: Why did God destroy Sodom? Well, hopefully not for reductive eyesores constructed on local roadsides. If so, WBC is screwed. Although I do thank WBC for helping Americans connect the dots...

Baptist Church Cancels Man’s Funeral After Finding Out He’s Gay

When his husband Julion Evans died at age 42 of a disease called amyloidosis, Kendall Capers (below) did what any respectful partner would do. Honoring his husband's family traditions, he planned for a funeral service at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Tampa, Florida, the congregation Julion's family belongs to. Show More Summary

Florida Church Cancels Man’s Funeral During Wake After Realizing He Was Gay

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

A pastor at Tampa’s New Hope Missionary Baptist Church became a hot contender for Worst Person Ever this week, calling a mother attending her deceased gay son’s funeral to let her know that the services were being abruptly canceled. The church’s reason? The deceased, 42-year-old Julion Evans, was gay. Evans’ mother Julie Atwood tells WFLA […]

Church Canceled Funeral Because Deceased Son Was Gay, Family Says

5 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

The day before Julion Evans' funeral was scheduled to happen at Tampa, Florida's New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Evans' mother reportedly got a phone call from a pastor. Because the deceased was gay, he said, the church would have to cancel the funeral. Read more...

Prominent Philadelphia Preacher Who Criticized Obama for Failing the Black Community to Resign Amid Church Turmoil

Facing mounting turmoil and disenchantment among his flock, the Rev. Kevin R. Johnson, prominent senior pastor of the storied 103-year-old Bright Hope Baptist Church in North Philadelphia who famously criticized President Barack Obama for failing black Americans last year, will effectively resign his post on Oct. 31.

Burned Cross Found Outside Predominantly Black Church In Tennessee

Congregation members of a small predominantly black church in Montgomery County, Tennessee, discovered a burned cross at the entrance of the church’s parking lot. Police say, the incident occurred at New Hope Baptist Church in Clarksville. News Channel 5 reports, “Pastor Vernon Hooks said a member of his congregation found the burned cross leaning against [...]

Houston Conservatives Bring Compassion to Falfurrias

FALFURRIAS, Texas—“Is there another lunch for my brother?” a little girl in Falfurrias, Texas asks a volunteer from the Houston area who has come to the impoverished town to bring help and hope. Members of the First Baptist Church of Seabrook (FBC) just completed their annual mission work to this small South Texas community. Show More Summary

Congressman Trey Gowdy at 65,000-Member Megachurch: Don't Expect Political, Social 'Messiah'; Answers to All Political Questions in Bible

Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-South Carolina, told campuses at Houston's 65,000-member Second Baptist Church June 28-29 that people who are hoping for an Abraham Lincoln or Ronald Reagan in the political sphere or a Martin Luther King in the social arena will be disappointed. Today's media, political, and cultural atmosphere focuses on tearing down people who seek leadership.

Filled Negro Says That He Is More Concerned About The Newest White Right-Wing Darling From Princeton University Than He Is About The Three People Of Interest Involved With "The Ninja Who Got Himself Kilt" By Stabbing In North Philly Yesterday

FILLED NEGRO Made A CHOICE About What He Would Publish Today On His Blog No Offense To Pastor Kevin Johnson Of "New Hope Baptist Church". I Know Where His Church Is In North Philly. When I Do A "Google Map Search" With Reference To The...Show More Summary

Southern Baptist Pastors Hope to Revitalize Hundreds of Churches in Decline

About 800 to 1,000 Southern Baptist congregations cease to exist annually, largely due to a stagnant vision among the leadership and lack of impact within their communities, says a church planting director. However, church leaders say the closures are often the symptom of a greater problem.

Better things to do than picket the Fred Phelps funeral

9 months agoNews : ComPost

On March 19, Fred Phelps of the Westboro Baptist Church passed away in the night. Who will picket the funeral of the man who picketed so many? Let’s hope, no one. First because there may be no funeral to picket, and second because — well, we’re better than that. I know the urge to celebrate […]

Fred Phelps Is Dying

According to Gawker, former Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps is dying in Topeka, Kansas. And considering those words just filled your heart with a sliver of hope and joy for the future, I really don’t have anything else to say here. You’re welcome. THE SUPERFICIAL | About • Facebook • Twitter Photo: APRead More...

Ex-Westboro Baptist Church Leader Fred Phelps is Finally Dying

9 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Fred Phelps, the one-time leader of the infamous "GOD HATES FAGS" church, is on his deathbed in Kansas. Hopefully, you can carry on with your day having learned of this terrible news. Read more...

Vienna’s Community Coalition for Haiti builds clinic, business, hope for Haitians

It started in 1989 as a partnership between two Vienna churches, Vienna Presbyterian Church and First Baptist Church of Vienna, to repair homes and assist the elderly. But by the mid-1990s, they’d fixed all the homes they could find in the small town. Some of their members were doctors who had traveled to Haiti, and […]

A "Ninja Got Himself Kilt" In Philly - Shot Several Times In The Head - IS NOT Likely To Be Promoted Into Martyrdom, Let Alone His Trial Cover IF They Find His Killer

No offense but whenever there is a murder in North Philly it helps me to understand the relative location by plotting it against the location of "Bright Hope Baptist Church" - a location that I am familiar with. The same is the caseShow More Summary

BLAX NEWS: Out Of Respect - The Street Pirates Of Philly, Inc Wait One Weekend Beyond The "Dr King Holiday Weekend" To Perform A "Street Pirate Sponsored Execution", Shooting A Man Several Times In The Head As He Sat In His Cadillac, Successfully Avoidin

NOTE: For My Own Purposes I Am Using The Location Of The "Bright Hope Baptist Church" In North Philly As A Reference In Order To Grasp A Spacial Inference To Where The Latest Murder Scene In North Philly Is On A Relative Basis. When The Murder Happens In Southwest Philly I Use The "Malcolm X Park" At 52nd And Pine St As A Similar Pin Point.

The Political Black Church: Philadelphia Pastor Kevin Johnson Plans To Extend The Reach Of The Bright Hope Baptist Church HVAC System Into The Mayor's Office

I assure you that no other blog is going to keep track of the antics that are going on today in the "Political Black Church" in front of the face of their congregants.With all due respect to Pastor Johnson - as an ex-pat of Philadelphia...Show More Summary

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