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How Antoinette Tuff Showed the Solution Is Not More Guns in Our Schools
Originally Posted: 08/22/2013 - 2:28pm | Type: Blog

When major news networks began playing a recording of suburban Atlanta school employee Antoinette Tuff’s 911 call reporting a shooter in her school’s building on Tuesday, I almost turned off the TV. Then, I he ...

Faith, the Poor, and Politics: A New Album by Josh Schicker
Originally Posted: 10/16/2012 - 4:06pm | Type: Blog

I couldn’t resist: I heard that a singer/songwriter in Atlanta was coming out with an album titled, Faith, the Poor, and Politics. Josh Schicker currently serves as Worship Leader in Mission at North Avenue Presbyterian Church in Atlanta. He ...

Professor Says He Was Fired from Atlanta Seminary Over Evangelical Beliefs
Originally Posted: 08/21/2012 - 9:02am | Type: Blog

A professor who was fired in July by the Interdenominational Theological Center says the Atlanta consortium of black seminaries discriminated against his conservative Christian views. ...

Creflo Dollar: Police Release Daughter's 911 Tapes Reporting Assault by Father
Originally Posted: 06/13/2012 - 8:01am | Type: Blog

According to CNN: ATLANTA, Ga. – With a calm voice and collected manner about her, a 15-year-old girl called Fayette County 911 to report that her father assaulted her. The call led police to the suburban Atlanta home of megachurch pastor C ...

Eddie Long's Bizarre 'Kingship' Ceremony
Originally Posted: 02/06/2012 - 12:09am | Type: Blog

Atlanta-area megachurch pastor Eddie Long has had his share of headlines, many of them not good. Now he's making news — and raising eyebrows — again with a "kingship" ceremony that can only be d ...

The Selling of America's Children
Originally Posted: 01/13/2012 - 5:09pm | Type: Blog

The church is realizing the need to deal with Human trafficking Then Samuel took a stone and set it up between Mizpah and Shen. He named it Ebenezer, saying, "Thus far has ...

Selling Our Children
Originally Posted: 05/08/2013 - 9:37am | Type: Magazine Article

Letitia Campbell Atlanta does battle against the sex trafficking of kids. In 1999, Fulton County Juvenile Cour ...