Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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...

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...

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...

Greater Friendship pastor has plans to help youth, seniors, vets

BY JAMES HARPER SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Michael A. Chambers says his roots are planted and he’s ready to take Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist...

Dancers from Mexico showcase talent, culture at local event

PHOTOS BY JEROLINE D. MCCARTHY Members of the Instituto Campechano’s Ballet Folklorico developed a diverse, cultural amalgamation of Spanish, Indian, French,...

Speakers at local programs make plea for unity, humility

The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death celebrated the nation’s greatest advocate of nonviolent liberation and humanitarian rights for all people. A...

B-CU to observe Church and Community Day on Saturday

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Bethune-Cookman will celebrate its 20th Annual Church and Community Day on Saturday, Sept. 27, when the Wildcats host Florida Tech at 4...

AME men to lead Friday march in Midtown

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Hundreds of men from Florida and the Bahamas are planning to participate in a march in Daytona Beach Friday as...

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...

Spiritually Speaking…God, Man’s Final Frontier and Last Result

The older I get the more convinced I am that I am going to surely fail, fail miserably as a matter of fact, in...