More than 1,200 people attended this annual event, representing 44 local churches.
Photo Gallery: Village HeartBEAT Hearts of Champions Gala
After deadly attack on Pittsburgh synagogue, Charlotte’s faith leaders call for love, unity
Three days after a gunman killed 11 worshipers inside a Jewish center in Pittsburgh, members of Charlotte’s faith community came […]
Karen Clark-Sheard headlines concert benefiting Komen Charlotte
The gospel concert will also feature Jekalyn Carr and LeJeune Thompson as part of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month event.
Black millennials ‘stay prayed up,’ according to Pew report
When it comes to faith, black millennials are spiritually inclined and low maintenance but always questioning purpose.
An open letter to Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys
Dear Jerry Jones, Oh say can YOU see? You have fumbled an opportunity to intercept a lie and use your […]
Livingstone College Gospel Choir gets exposure on reality TV show
A Youtube video that features the choir singing backup for gospel recording artist Erica Campbell will be incorporated into Campbell’s new TV One show, “We’re the Campbells.”
Churches must do more to promote health and healing, says World Council of Churches official
Dr. Mwai Makoka, in Charlotte to study Mecklenburg County’s Village HeartBEAT program, said the church must “embrace a new paradigm” as it ministers to the needs of members.
How a casual conversation resulted in 40,000 pounds of sweet potatoes for hurricane victims
The food donation came from Burch Farms, an 8,000-acre agriculture business in eastern North Carolina.
Two Charlotte churches will host fashion show to combat domestic violence
What do you do if you’re a Charlotte pastor looking to shine a spotlight on the problem of domestic violence? […]
Friendship Missionary Baptist to sponsor hurricane-relief trip to Texas
The church is looking for able-bodied men to work gutting homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.