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Celebrating 10 years of POWER, Bishop Dwayne Royster looks to the future with a new sense of urgency purpose

Oct. 18, 2021 9:27 am

Celebrating 10 years of POWER, Bishop Dwayne Royster looks to the future with a new sense of urgency

In its anniversary year, one of the preeminent grassroots nonprofits in the region reflects on its past in hopes of making a better future in a post-pandemic, post-George Floyd, post-January 6 world.
How Philadelphia’s Black churches overcame disease, depression and civil strife purpose

Mar. 5, 2021 5:11 pm

How Philadelphia’s Black churches overcame disease, depression and civil strife

The story of how three Black churches in Philadelphia endured events similar to those afflicting society today can give both solace and hope, says guest columnist Stephanie Boddie.
Embracing the past on the way to the future: Bethel Burying Ground Committee prepares to choose a public memorial purpose

Feb. 16, 2021 10:11 am

Embracing the past on the way to the future: Bethel Burying Ground Committee prepares to choose a public memorial

"We want [the memorial] to live and have purpose and meaning, not just for today, but into the future,” says Rev. Mark Kelly Tyler, the pastor of Mother Bethel AME.

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