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The accidental fame of Antoine and Kelly Dodson

August 29, 2010

About two or three weeks ago when a friend first told me about the video of an angry Antoine Dodson on a local TV news report, voicing his concern about his sister Kelly’s near rape, I had a hard time wrapping my head around what could possibly be funny about that.

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Black pastors in America struggle with evangelism

August 16, 2010

In a recent study, published in the current issue of Reconsider, a publication for the leaders of today’s Black churches, found that 39 percent of pastors say personal evangelism does not come easy for them; only 25 percent strongly agree that they find it easy to share the Gospel one-on-one.

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Stedman Graham– Stedman’s steps to success

July 26, 2010

Graham has exhibited a lifelong commitment to community via Athletes Against Drugs (AAD), a non-profit organization he founded in 1985 which remains dedicated to developing leadership in underserved youth through scholarships and education. Recently, Graham talked to me about his work with AAD and other projects.

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Openly gay gospel artist preaches acceptance

July 10, 2010

If you know anything about gospel music the name Tonex will strike a chord. In 2004 he took the gospel world by storm when he released his Grammy nominated album Out The Box. Not only was it number one on the gospel charts, it also made a mark on the Top R&B charts.

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