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The Jet Relays and SOUL Fest…. Dallas Fort Worth’s First Annual Track & Field Event with a TWIST

The Jet Relays Soul Festival Weekend is an Annual Track and Field Event which features some of the most talented athletes from some of the Nation’s Top Colleges/HBCU’s, High Schools and Middle Schools. This event is also set to feature a Soul Festival with attractions such as a Street Carnival, Car and Bike Show, Live Music/Concert, Celebrity Guests, College Fair, …

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Preserved by Purpose: Ain’t Nobody Got Time for That

“I woke up to get me a cold pop and I thought somebody was barbecuing.   I said ‘Oh Lord Jesus!   It’s a fire!’ Then I ran out.   I didn’t grab my shoes or nothin’…I ran for my life…I got bronchitis.   Ain’t nobody got time for that!”    When I first heard these words by the internet sensation floral head scarf and …

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WHO is JESUS CHRIST?

Come, see a man who told me all that I ever did. Can this be the Christ?” John 4:29, ESV A huge billboard caught my eye the other day while driving down the freeway: It read: Who is Muhammad? Come find out at the Muslim Center of Irving. Did you know Muhammad isn’t the only man we should be curious about …

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Preserved by Purpose – The King is Coming

Christmas has always been one of my favorite times of year.   I like the overall good mood most people are in and love being hearing Christmas music nearly everywhere I go. Even as a child, I think that the emotion that I would say best described how I saw Christmas was anticipation.   As a kid, I anticipated the joy of …

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BLACK FAITH LEADERS ENCOURAGE THEIR FLOCKS TO SIGN UP FOR OBAMACARE

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Editor-In-Chief) Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable Care Act’s open enrollment period that ends on December 15. Reverend Edwin Sanders, the senior pastor and founder of the Metropolitan Interdenominational Church in Nashville, Tenn., said that supporting positive dialogue about healthcare is …

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Dallas gives birth to first baby from a uterus transplant

(AP) – The first birth as a result of a womb transplant in the United States occurred in Dallas, a milestone for the U.S. but one achieved several years ago in Sweden. A woman who had been born without a uterus gave birth to the baby at Baylor University Medical Center. Hospital spokesman Craig Civale confirmed Friday that the birth had …

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Running From Your God-Given Calling?

Running From Your God-Given Calling? Gospel Artist Smokie Norful Has This Advice Smokie Norful has been in the music business as a songwriter and recording artist for more than two decades. The Grammy Award winning singer is still making music, but he is also using his voice to dish out wisdom about accepting a God-given calling. Norful recently authored the …

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Timeless Christmas Spirituals and Their Difference From Christmas Carols

Black Gospel Music Expert Discusses Timelessness of Christmas Spirituals, Which Differ From Christmas Carols     WACO, Texas (Dec. 5, 2017) — One of the most cherished parts of entering the holiday season is gathering to sing and listen to Christmas carols. Songs like Silent Night, Hark the Herald Angels Sing and The First Noel resound as Christmas approaches. However, …

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WHAT’S ON YOUR THANKSGIVING LIST?

Praise the Lord, I tell myself and never forget the good things he does for me. Psalms 103:3, NLT In a recent sermon, the Pastor of a church challenged his parishioners to compile a list of items they were thankful for during the past year. He even gave them time during the service to compile their list, so they would begin to reflect …

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Preserved by Purpose: Solitude: A Christian (and Writer’s) Best Friend

“God sometimes has relationships end so he can make room for the ones he wants us to have in our lives” A few years ago, I was talking to a friend about some recent changes with some close friendships when he shared these profound words with me. He also reminded me that God will allow relationships to shift as He …

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