Faith

New beginnings

Don’t begin 2012 with the same heavy baggage you carried in 2011. In the new year, expect God to do a new thing.

The power of giving

FISHERS OF MEN

Why do we limit our gift giving to just the holiday season? Let’s express love through random acts of giving 365 days a year.

What’s standing between you and your dreams?

FISHERS OF MEN

As children, there were no limits to our imaginations. As we grow older, it seems, we trade in our dreams for responsibilities and expectations.

God doesn’t need a bodyguard

FISHERS OF MEN

Have you ever hindered a child of God from receiving His touch? A times it seems we exchanged our shepherd’s staff for holier-than-thou muscle shirts.

Running in love

FISHERS OF MEN

How does your definition of love match up with the biblical definition found in 1 Corinthians? Take this simple test. The results may be eye opening.

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church

This west Charlotte church seeks to package the timeless Gospel in a cultural framework. (A Church You Should Know)

East Stonewall AME Zion Church

(A Church You Should Know) Located in west Charlotte, just off Beaties Ford Road, this 350-member church prides itself on pulling in one direction, says pastor Michael E. McLean.

Greater Mount Sinai Baptist Church

Located on West Boulevard, this congregation strives to care for its members but also for those in the surrounding community.

University City Church

Located in the University City area, this church, founded in 1994, offers a blend of contemporary and traditional.

World Worship Center

Located in southwest Charlotte, this multicultural congregation has members originating from more than 25 nations.

Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church

Located just west of the airport, Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church stresses belief in the Holy Trinity, family and community service.

Little Rock AME Zion Church

Founded in 1884, Little Rock AME Zion Church has not strayed from its denominational roots in the freedom movement.

Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church

Located in the Gateway area of uptown Charlotte, Greater Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church is one of the founding members of the National Primitive Baptist Convention.

First Baptist Church-West

Located off Beatties Ford Road, First Baptist Church-West is the oldest African American Baptist church in Charlotte. It is known as a church for educators.

C.N. Jenkins Memorial Presbyterian Church

Located in west Charlotte off Statesville Road, this church strives to be inclusive, says its senior pastor, the Rev. Jerry L. Cannon.

News & Buzz

Have we finally dropped the stigma around Black infertility?

Local advocates and celebrities -- like Michelle Obama and Gabrielle Union -- rekindle talks about Black infertility.

Entertainment

It’s time that a black person reviewed “The Book of Mormon”

I finally admitted I was totally offended and there wasn’t a damn thing funny.

Voices

How Michelle Williams triggered my memories of depression

Recent news about former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams checking into a medical facility for depression triggered a memory about...

Health

Charlotte is testing a plan that could eliminate food waste from our landfills

A pilot program to compost the food we throw out is being tested in eight historically black communities in northwest...

People

Have we finally dropped the stigma around Black infertility?

Local advocates and celebrities -- like Michelle Obama and Gabrielle Union -- rekindle talks about Black infertility.

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Speedway Christmas
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Charlotte Auto Show
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Southern Christmas Show
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Charlotte Hornets vs. Boston Celtics