November 17, 2017

When disaster strikes, houses of worship are often on the front lines, feeding and sheltering victims. Yet churches, synagogues and mosques are routinely denied aid by the Federal Emergency Management Agency when it comes time to repair or rebuild their damaged sanctuaries.

Pressure is mounting to…

Martin Luther sparked Reformation 500 years ago

November 10, 2017

Five hundred years ago, on Oct. 31, 1517, an obscure German monk named Martin Luther set forces in motion that continue to shape our lives — regardless of creed — to this day, perhaps nowhere more so than in America.

Civilization turns and advances on strong people and their ideas,…

Noted journalist to help church celebrate anniversary

November 04, 2017

Mount Pisgah Presbyterian Church will be celebrating 126 years of ministry to the community and the city of Rocky Mount.

On Nov. 14 and 15, the celebration will begin at 7 p.m. with revival services led by the Rev. Richard Gerald of Metropolitan Baptist Church.

A celebration with family and friends…

Music to fill Arlington Baptist Church

November 03, 2017

Arlington Baptist Church will be filled with music at 7 p.m. on Nov. 13 as the N.C. Baptist Singers & Orchestra perform a special concert with the theme “By His Love.”

The N.C. Baptist Singers & Orchestra includes ministers of music, church music directors, accompanists and…