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COMMENTARY: Is Religious Freedom Free?

In 2019, a federal appeals court ruled that the school board in Washington State was correct when it fired Coach Joe Kennedy for praying publicly. A judge of the Ninth Circuit said, “A coach’s duty to serve as a good role model requires the coach to refrain from any manifestation of religious faith — even when the coach is plainly not on duty.” Where does freedom start and stop? Kennedy’s case has sparked controversy, landing in the Supreme Court this past week debating just how far can a person express religious freedom in public spaces.

Black Catholic Nuns: A Compelling, Long-overlooked History

In the 1In the 1960s, Professor Shaneen Dee Williams writes, Black nuns were often discouraged or blocked by their white superiors from engaging in the civil rights struggle.

Mt. Zion To Present Candidate For Senior Pastor To The Congregation This Weekend

ommittee of Mt. Zion Baptist Church will presentation of their choice for the Senior Pastor candidate to the congregation this Friday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m. During the presentation, which will be held via Zoom, the committee will present the candidate’s background, education, pastoral and community experience.

Rev. Carey Anderson Announces Bid For 30th District State Rep.

Pastor Carey G. Anderson of First A.M.E. of Seattle (FAME) has announced that he is running for the seat vacated by State Rep. Jesse Johnson of the 30th District.

Greater New Bethel To Host Drive-By Anniversary Celebration For Their Pastor And First Lady

The members of the Greater New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church would like to invite everyone to their celebratory drive-by anniversary for their Pastor and First Lady, Rev. and Sis. Dana E. (Kristie) McClendon.

An Evening To Celebrate Dr. James W. Washington Jr.

Dr. James W. Washington Jr. was a phenom in his time and today.

Mount Zion Women’s Ministry To Host Sunrise Conversation On Health, Wellness And Advocacy

The Mount Zion Baptist Church Women’s Ministry invites you to a Sunrise Community Conversation on Health, Wellness, Cancer Survivorship, Equity and Advocacy for African American Women.

NAACP And Partners Host Day Of Giving

The Seattle King County NAACP Branch identified over 75 families from various schools within King County who needed assistance during this Christmas season.

Merry Christmas Community

Mary Hopkins is completing her last duties as President of the Mount Zion Women's Ministry. 

Mount Zion Day Of Caring

The Mount Zion Women’s Ministry will be assisting the Day of Caring Committee as they host their annual Christmas event.

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