Friday, April 23, 2021

Church celebrates its seniors at annual Golden Harvest event

The annual Golden Harvest Celebration was held at Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Daytona Beach on Nov. 16. “Celebrating the G.O.L.D. “Grateful-Outstanding-Loving-Disciples,” was the...

Maryland minister to pastor Greater Friendship

Dr. Michael Chambers to preach Sunday, officially starts in May BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church of Daytona Beach has selected Dr....

Palm Coast church planning anniversary

The First A.M.E. Church (First Church) in Palm Coast will celebrate its 25th anniversary during a Sept. 17 service at 4 p.m. The church...

New Baptist Convention president to push for renaissance in Black community

BY HAZEL TRICE EDNEY TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE If Dr. Jerry Young, the new president of the National Baptist Convention USA, Inc., has his way, things...

Family and friends celebrate life of James W. Allen

Spurred on by a trip to New York, James W. Allen became aware of the opportunities the...

Muslims mark Ramadan amid virus surge and new restrictions

BY AMR NABIL AND NINIEK KARMINI ASSOCIATED PRESS MECCA, Saudi Arabia — Muslims in many parts of the world marked the start of Ramadan on...

‘From the pit to the pulpit’

Former inmate to become a pastor at megachurch in Kansas BY LAURA BAUER KANSAS CITY STAR (TNS) KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Darryl Burton sits a few feet...

Mixed reactions about pastor’s same-sex marriage

Bishop resigns church after revealing she married another woman in March BY DONALD JAMES SPECIAL TO THE NNPA Bishop Allyson D. Nelson Abrams, outgoing secretary of the...

DAYTONA TIMES OUT & ABOUT

Residents observe Good Friday, Easter services There were plenty of Holy Week observances in the area last week. The Daytona Times was able to stop...

Whiting breaks down African, Egyptian history during lecture at library

COURTESY OF LINDA EPPS AND LAWRENCE GREEN Another program by producers Linda Epps and Lawrence Green featured Monnik McLeod, Dr. Primrose...