• Christian Times

    Community Baptist Church hosts writing contest for back-to-school

    November 20, 2015

    Community Baptist Church of Greater Milwaukee Youth Department kicked off the back to school year by hosting a writing contest for the young people on Sunday, September 27, 2015. The students were awarded gift certificates and other prizes. This project was sponsored by the youth department directors who are working to encourage academic excellence. Several… [Read More]

    Damascus MBC celebrates Rev. Dr. Ellis and First Lady Mary Louise Wilkins 23rd Anniversary

    October 29, 2015

    The congregation at Damascus Missionary Baptist Church observed the 23rd Anniversary of Rev. Dr. Ellis and First Lady Mary Louise Wilkins on Sunday, October 24, 2015. The anniversary theme was “Fighting the Good Fight of Faith.” The morning worship speaker was Rev. Dr. Clarence Thornton, Pastor of Macedonia Baptist Church in Little Rock, AR. The… [Read More]

    Pastor Ron and First Lady Evelyn McCrory renew their wedding vows

    October 23, 2015

    Pastor Ron McCrory and First Lady Evelyn McCrory of St. Luke Emmanuel Baptist Church, 2722 W. Highland Blvd., recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary with a renewal of their wedding vows. Pastor Louis E. Sibley III of Mt. Zion Baptist Church officiated.

    Intimate Partner Violence Awareness (Part 2): Teen dating

    October 23, 2015

    In the conclusion of the articles on Intimate Partner Violence Awareness, it was important to include teens and dating violence as the statistics will show 10 percent of high school teens have reported being victims of dating violence. Teen dating violence, according to the Centers for Disease Control, is defined as the physical, sexual, psychological,… [Read More]

    Youth take the pulpit at Bi-Annual Board Session for GBSC of WI, Inc.

    October 22, 2015

    The General Baptist State Convention of Wisconsin Inc., October Bi-Annual Board Session was held on October 9, 2015 at Rock Hill Missionary Baptist Church 1200 W. Burleigh Street, where Rev. Andrew Morgan is pastor. During the session, the youth and adults in attendance were offered a study period. The youth pictured (from left) are Paige… [Read More]

    Crouther family celebrates birthday by giving gifts to those in need

    October 16, 2015

    On Saturday, September 19, 2015, David Crouther, Jr., and Trinity Crouther celebrated their 7th birthday by hosting a “Making A Difference” (M.A.D.) party. The twins and more than a dozen of their friends gathered to make PBJ sandwiches and lunch bags for Joy House. Joy House is a program of the Milwaukee Rescue Mission that… [Read More]

    Dr. Cheatham celebrates 70th birthday with concert

    October 16, 2015

    The seventieth birthday of Dr. Wallace McClain Cheatham was celebrated at St. Mark AME Church, 1616 W. Atkinson Ave., on Oct. 4, featuring Cheatham, soprano Cecilia Davis, and the New Jubilee Community Choir in a musical performance. The concert opened with a group of pieces that showcased Cheatham playing St. Mark’s pipe organ. Five spirituals,… [Read More]

    The history of women’s hat observed at Shiloh

    October 8, 2015

    The women of Shiloh Baptist Church celebrated the history of women’s hats with a luncheon and fashion show on Saturday, August 29, 2015. A colorful and delicious lunch was served as attendees dined in stylish fashion head wear. The event was coordinated by Shiloh’s First Lady Reopal Holmes. Sister Linda Hopgood presented a historical scope… [Read More]

    Greater Galilee celebrates Women’s Month with ‘Bible Boot Camp’

    October 8, 2015

    The women of Greater Galilee Baptist Church, 2432 N. Teutonia Ave., were forced to hold their Women’s Month teachings in the basement due to construction work in the sanctuary, so they did not advertise. Despite the lack of publicity, an average of more than 100 women attended three consecutive Wednesday night Bible Study lessons. The… [Read More]

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month (Part 2)

    October 8, 2015

    Did you know breast cancer is a global burden? According to the World Health Organization, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide, claiming the lives of hundreds of thousands of women each year and affecting countries at all levels of modernization. In continuation of the series recognizing Breast Cancer Awareness month, this… [Read More]