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Ecumenical service strives toward Christian unity

Ecumenical service strives toward Christian unity

From across the county, choir members, faith leaders and congregations answered the clarion call of standing together and gathering in support of Christian unity. “The Seventh Flagler Ecumenical Celebration of Unity in Prayer and Song,” spearheaded on Jan. 23 by Dr. Chau T. Phan at Santa Maria del Mar Catholic Church, reminded everyone that “Jesus’ […]

Storytelling, ‘War Room’ lined up for Black History Month

Storytelling, ‘War Room’ lined up for Black History Month

Linda Epps and artist Lawrence Green are stepping up and arranging an awesome Black History month, connecting for February paintings, photographs, poetry, reflections, and storytelling. Epps, a natural for causes involving event planning, and Green, whose artwork debuted in opening the original World Trade Center, have rallied to find a storyteller, speakers and “War Room’’ […]

Annual event a time to meet authors, partake of poetry and jazz

Annual event a time to meet authors, partake of poetry and jazz

Festival-goers streamed through the door for the fascinating attraction of the fifth annual F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival with all the amenities for the Jan. 8 opening at the Midtown Cultural and Educational Center. It was the start of a two-day event and the actual book festival beginning the following day. Festival-goers got an inside view of books and the attraction […]

Pastors lead discussion on Emancipation Proclamation

Pastors lead discussion on Emancipation Proclamation

A two-man team at First Church far outweighed others for a panel discussion to explain the relevancy of the Emancipation Proclamation. The Revs. Gillard S. Glover and G. Vincent Lewis appropriated the intrinsic value of being free, while engaging in interactive dialogue. This led a discussion for youth, parents, grandparents and community activists, who were Pastor Sims Jones, Flagler NAACP […]

Flagler leaders pay tribute to former Palm Coast Councilman William Lewis

Flagler leaders pay tribute to former Palm Coast Councilman William Lewis

Funeral services celebrating the life of former Palm Coast Councilman William Alonzo Lewis, 84, was held Dec. 28 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 5400 Belle Terre Parkway, Palm Coast. A repast preceded the interment, which followed at Flagler Palms Memorial Gardens. Mr. Lewis was of paramount importance as a large crowd gathered at the church. […]

Hospice seeks volunteers for Palm Coast, Ormond Beach

Hospice seeks volunteers for Palm Coast, Ormond Beach

Halifax Health – Hospice is seeking volunteers to provide assistance for patients in the Palm Coast area and at the Ormond Beach Care Center, 235 Booth Road, Ormond Beach. Volunteers also are need who can visit patients in their homes, nursing homes or assisted living facilities. Orientations are Jan. 12, 19, and 26 from 9 […]

Christian couple’s goal for TV show: Empowerment, edification and education

Christian couple’s goal for TV show: Empowerment, edification and education

Let’s zoom in on “Third Watch,’’ a Christian television evangelistic outreach tool, designed to reach a diverse audience and population. The program airs on Good Life TV 45 at 5 a.m. on Sunday mornings. Through a dynamic and entertaining format of casual yet serious dialogue with real people interwoven with relevant sermon clips, viewers are […]

Still inspired by the wonder of Christmas

Still inspired by the wonder of Christmas

We can’t think of a better pronouncement than to inquire of our readers whether or not they are inspired by the fast approach of Christmas. And when this news release has hit the streets, it will be seven days before Christmas! And yet, Christmas is more than narrowing down the perfect gift for loved ones and friends on […]

Flagler kids benefit from AACS’ 22nd holiday event

Flagler kids benefit from AACS’ 22nd holiday event

The African American Cultural Society’s (AACS) 22nd Annual Holiday Gift-Giving was more than wishing the joy of the season. It brought pleasures in gifts to children from the Flagler Child Developmental Center, the King’s Kids Academy and Preschool, the Family Life Center, Flagler Head Start, youngsters from Espanola, Bunnell, Palm Coast, and other areas within the county. Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus […]

Palm Coaster witnesses history at White House ceremony

Palm Coaster witnesses history at White House ceremony

President Barack Obama’s conferral of the posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom to Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (D-N.Y.) has emboldened Marya Bosley, the congresswoman’s goddaughter, to stand her ground and become unbought and unbossed. It was both surreal and phenomenal for Palm Coaster Bosley and her family from New York to watch Andre Dubois, Mrs. Chisholm’s grandnephew, accept […]