Faith & Values

Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church Hosts Partnership Launch

Staff reports Dedication To Community, a Raleigh, N.C. based not-for-profit organization, launched its partnership with the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office during an Awareness & Action Forum hosted by Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in North Charleston on June 7. The theme was “Rebuilding Our Community – Bridging The Gap & Building Successful Police/Community Relations”. Several…

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Sixteen Arrested at Governor’s Mansion as South Carolina Poor People’s Campaign Enters Final Week of Season of Nonviolent Direct Action

By Kerry Taylor Sixteen poor people, clergy and advocates were arrested near the Governor’s Mansion Monday as the South Carolina Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival entered its sixth and final week of a historic season of nonviolent direct action. This brings the total of arrestees in Columbia to 82 over the past six weeks.…

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Season Three of OWN’s Hit Megachurch Drama ‘Greenleaf’ Releases this Fall

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced this week that the third season of its hit megachurch drama “Greenleaf,” from global content leader Lionsgate, award-winning writer/producer Craig Wright (“Lost,” “Six Feet Under”) and executive producers Clement Virgo (“The Book of Negros”), Kriss Turner Towner (“The Romanoffs,” “The Soul Man”) and Oprah Winfrey will premiere on Tuesday, August…

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Goin’ Golfin’ – Mt. Pleasant Fire Chief Herbert Williams Retires After 32 Years

By Barney Blakeney Former Mount Pleasant Fire Department Chief Herbert Williams says his 32 years with the department, retiring after serving the last 12 years as its chief, is testimony that God performs miracles. The Bennettsville native says he previously worked for the S.C. Department of Transportation with co-workers who had spent decades on the…

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Black Men Share Their Lessons from Fatherhood

By Kenae Damon (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Educator, author and speaker, Dr. Jawanza Kanjufu, says, “We encourage every man to be a responsible father. There has never been a time when we did not need our fathers.” As Father’s Day rolls around we reflect on the brothers, uncles, cousins, and friends who have become dads over the…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina promotes Chynna A. Phillips to Research and Policy Manager

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is proud to announce the promotion of Chynna A. Phillips to Research and Policy Manager. As Research and Policy Manager, Chynna will be an integral member of the Foundation’s Initiative, Public Policy and Advocacy efforts which enhance the Foundation’s commitment to lifting families and individuals from poverty…

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Lift Up Your Voice! Sets Two Voice Recitals

The 15 voice students of under the tutelage of Sandra Barnhardt will present the culmination of months of vocal coaching lessons in their Spring Recital under the theme of “Singing The Best Of Broadway”. The June 2nd recital will feature performances of popular and well loved classics such as Climb Every Mountain from “The Sound…

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