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<p>An usher comforts Tangela Charmagne Jackson, the mother of Nakeri Jackson, during his funeral last Saturday at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.</p>

An usher comforts Tangela Charmagne Jackson, the mother of Nakeri Jackson, during his funeral last Saturday at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.

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Churches unite as a community mourns

The shooting of a popular Liberty City pastor last week has spurred Miami’s Black churches into the fight against crime as religious leaders urge residents to take action against random shootings that have gripped their neighborhoods with fear. Hundreds are expected to march through the streets of Liberty City this weekend to help strengthen a grassroots anti-crime movement that has been brewing in the past several months following the deaths of innocent victims of gun-violence.