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Words of the Week – Did Joseph Doubt His Father Jacob’s Motives?
November 28, 2018
It’s human nature when something bad happens to us, to put the blame on something or someone beside ourselves. The pronouns “he,” “she” or “they” become the objects of our source of disappointment, ... read more »
Words of the Week – What is a House?
July 4, 2018
When a house is not your home! What house do you love more than the House of God? Is it the house of your job; money; ... read more »
Buford’s ‘Book to the Future’ Offers Inspiring Faith and Historical Reflections
June 6, 2018
New release by L.A. author explores how your actions today affect tomorrow As if he’s not busy enough as a journalist, singer and songwriter, Larry Buford has found time to release “Book to the Future – Time Travel Message in a Capsule.” Sub-titled as “A Historical and Faith-Based Account of How What We Do Today Will Affect Tomorrow,” the tome features Buford’s published columns and reviews on a wide range of subjects. ... read more »
Words of the Week – The Touchstone
May 16, 2018
According to the Bible, God knew us before the foundations of the earth. Now imagine if you will – you were in Heaven, and God said, ... read more »
MLK: He Lived and Died for Justice
January 10, 2018
This is the 50th year since the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated during the tumultuous 1960’s. He lived for justice and died for justice. ... read more »
Words of the Week – The Reason for the Season
December 20, 2017
  This season, sisters and brothers, is not just one of fun, food and fellowship. It is not just one of parties, gifts, and toys. This season is the season of great joy. ... read more »
L.A. Memorial Slated for Motown Legend Bobby Taylor
September 21, 2017
Taylor died Saturday morning, July 22, 2017, at a hospital in Hong Kong, where he’d been living for the last several years. ... read more »
Importance of a President’s Words of Solace, Comfort and Resolve
August 16, 2017
President Bush did it after the 911 tragedy; President Obama did it countless times after mass murder incidents – they offered words of solace, comfort, and resolve. ... read more »
Words of the Week – O.J. Simpson: Biblical Joseph Story in Reverse
August 2, 2017
As I watched the O.J. Simpson parole hearing, I couldn’t help but think how life can take unexpected turns. Since 1994, we have watched a superstar – a man who was on top of the world – fall from grace in rapid fashion. ... read more »
Sylvia Moy: Motown’s First Female Record Producer Passes
April 26, 2017
There was a time during the Motown “Heyday” that you could not say Stevie Wonder without saying Sylvia Moy. ... read more »
Agape Christian Fellowship Shares Good News Gospel
April 19, 2017
The men’s group at Agape Christian Fellowship, led by Pastor Edward L. Haygood, recently sent out squads to share the Good News of Jesus Christ in the Athens/Rosewood communities. ... read more »
The Writing, the Reading and the Telling!
April 12, 2017
For a sworn testimony, we are asked by the courts: “Please place your right hand on the Bible: Do you swear to tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth so help you God?” Most people do it without even knowing a scintilla of what’s in that book! ... read more »
‘Hidden Figures’ Exemplifies MLK’s Famous Quote
February 8, 2017
The movie “Hidden Figures” is a wonderfully untold non-fiction story written by Margot Lee Shetterly about three brilliant “colored” women working in key positions at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) during the dark Jim Crow era. ... read more »
President Obama Kept the Faith Through the Nonsensical
January 19, 2017
Once during an interview on MSNBC, President Barack Obama said of then-House Majority Speaker John Boehner: “The only thing that’s stopping him [from negotiating] is that John Boehner right now has not been willing to say ‘no’ ... read more »
‘Get Mad and Do It!’ (For the good)
January 12, 2017
My father, Milton, once told me of the day he was on the job where he worked together with his uncle, Allen (my great-uncle), and the boss ordered him to do something he did not think was fair among the workers. ... read more »

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