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Pitfalls that pastors should avoid

Christian pastors are known for being kind and caring to their congregations while uplifting them with inspiring messages. But while goodness and compassion are standard among the clergy, controversy and scandal are not infrequent in the lives of religious leaders.

Book Review: By Rochelle’s Bedside

Rochelle’s Bedside is a book written by a young lady, Levita Lynn Jones. She is a wife, mother and an ordained minister of the gospel, who sincerely believes that she is to do what God instructs her to do, without ...

Sound Doctrine: The belief of many Christians

Denomination does not equal sound doctrine. So I say as Paul does in his charge in 2 Timothy 2:4, “Preach the word of God, only. Be persistent, whether the time is favorable or not. Be patient. Correct, rebuke, and encourage ...

Faith Calendar

St. Mary’s Wesleyan Methodist Church is having a prayer breakfast on Sat. July 19. Call 954-258-8383. Wactor Temple AME Zion Church will have a yard sale July 19 from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Call 786-262-8930. Metropolitan A.M.E. Church will like ...

Carvalho praises educators, students for top performance year

Miami-Dade's middle, elementary schools celebrated last Friday after scoring top grades on the state's assessment of academic achievement. The announcement was made at a press conference on Friday, as Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho praised the efforts and academic ...

Sonshine Communications partners with M-DEAT

Summer is here, and Sonshine Communications welcomes college-bound students for a summer experience to sparkle and shine! Interns Aniqua Hendricks and Jimmy Mentor have joined the team and are doing just that and so much more. Proud participants in Miami-Dade ...

Michael Davis was led by his mother into a life of service

Pastor Michael C. Davis is a native of Miami-Dade County. He received his formal education from the Miami-Dade County Public School System and graduated fromMiami Central Senior High. After graduating from Miami Central and later, General Motors Technical School in ...

Faith Calendar

Church of Christ at Coconut Grove will have Vacation Bible School July 9-11 from 7-9 p.m. Call 786-208-1572. Church of Christ at Coconut Grove will have a picnic, walk and health fair 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Sat July 12. Call ...

Innovative STEM kids summer program takes over Soar Park

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) majors are on the rise and so are their popularity among children. The Little Haiti Optimist Club partnered with the creator of STEM Genius, Yul Allen to deliver an innovative summer program to the ...

African scholars at FIU to join Obama’s Washington Fellowship

In the next few weeks, 25 students from Africa will call Florida International University home. In conjunction with President Obama’s Washington Fellowship for Young Leaders, the visit will provide students with leadership training that will help them become better advocates ...

Overtown Youth Center and AAR CORP. launch STEM summer program

The count was on: 3, 2, 1 . . . and away the man-made bottle rockets created by students of the Overtown Youth Center (OYC) flew! A special ceremony was held on last Wednesday to recognize David Storch, CEO and ...

Read this: Programs and staffing are at great risk

Once upon a time, the City of Miami had libraries where children, adults and senior citizens went to read and research. Thanks to budget cuts set by Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the Miami-Dade County Public Library System is close to becoming ...

High school students channel their inner Dr. House

Someone page Dr. Huxtable and let him know to move on over! Last Friday, 50 high school students from around the nation participated in a nine day summer program. The students made their way to Florida International University Herbert Wertheim ...

Staying together: Local couple eloped 63 years ago

When Timothy “Tim” Mingo, 20, the son of George and Marie Mingo saw Catherine Clark, the 17-year-old daughter of Daisy and Fred Clark, for the first time “it was love at first sight." The couple met in 1946 at Homerville ...

The Links award scholarships to students

Jasmine Michaels is about to record her own album. Alana Starke wants to be an anchor on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Kaliyah Brown is going to college to become a doctor. The newly-minted high school graduates were among seven bright ...

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