‘War Room’ filmmakers build on previous faith film successes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Faith-based movies that succeed at the box office shouldn’t be a surprise anymore, but “War Room,” a Christian family drama about marriage, has proved to be somewhat miraculous. After “War Room” nearly beat “Straight Outta Compton” in its opening weekend, it defied expectations in its second week in theaters and rose […]

Come Witness a “Miracle on 23rd Street” Featuring Les Brown

SACRAMENTO – The public is invited to witness a “Miracle on 23rd Street.” Motivational speakers Les Brown and Kevin Bracy come together for an  inspirational Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 8. The event  is set for 1:00 p.m. at Center of Praise’s Cathedral, located at 1228  23rd Street. Brown rose from a reality of abandonment […]

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church Celebrates Pastor Ephraim Williams

OAK PARK – “That’s my pastor!” It’s not uncommon for members of a church to be proud of being associated with a minister and to vocalize their appreciation for his or her spiritual guidance. St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church is celebrating the direction and leadership of its pastor, Dr. Ephraim Williams this month. The church […]

The Righteous Rev. Al Green Still Spreads Love & Happiness

TENNESSEE – Over four decades of as a performer; multi-millions in record sales; 11 Grammy Awards; and he’s 66 years old. Added all together those numbers, and then some, equal the sum total of R &B/Soul singing legend Al Green. The number 36 is another number that can be added to this music icon’s equation. […]