By Rev. Willie A. Douglas, Civil Rights & Social Justice Advocate The Civil Rights Movement was never intended to be a Black-only movement. It was burned from GOD’S heart, in calling a group of individuals [...]
Started in 1998 by a small group of members, Faith Fellowship Baptist Church is known as one of the fastest growing churches in Vallejo. The church moved from the North Vallejo Community Center, where it [...]
Ringing in the Christmas season, First Baptist Church of Stockton will be hosting “The Colors of Christmas,” inviting the community to celebrate in three services held on Christmas Eve at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and [...]
When portrait artist Virginia Jourdan saw the spread of women from her church Wings of Love Ministries in their colorful hats featured in The Oakland Post two years ago, she was inspired to recreate the [...]
The Hannah Gallery will present the Gospel Café on Friday, Dec. 20, from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., featuring Thomas Simmons of AFRO SOLO, Carol Thomas, and James Small.
Apostle Ross Garrison, Jr. of Judah The Gathering Place of Ministry Unto Jesus church in Oakland recently performed at a holiday concert along with other local gospel choirs at Image Changers Church in Lathrop.
Good Samaritan Missionary Baptist Church will be holding its annual Christmas Basket Give-A-Way Monday, Dec. 16 providing groceries for up to 100 families. The church hopes to provide enough food to last up to a [...]
Thousands are visiting Temple Hill during Days of Christmas to hear choirs, soloists, dancers, and the orchestra perform for free during the days of Christmas at the 1,600-seat Oakland Temple Hill Auditorium, located on the [...]
Over 60 religious leaders, and faith-based organizations convene Northern California meeting to address better care for advanced illness and launch the Alameda County Caring Alliance. The Alameda County Caring Alliance (ACCA) kicked off its half [...]
As national poverty levels increase, more families are taking advantage of local food banks and giveaways year-round and especially during the holiday season. “We know that our community is hurting, and we believe that those [...]