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New Birth to host celebration honoring DeKalb County Community Champions Oct. 24

DeKalb CEO Michael Thurmond, Radio Host Frank Ski among honorees, performance by Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard. STONECREST, GA—New Birth Missionary Baptist Church is bringing a homecoming-style celebration complete with a Battle of the Bands, a live performance by Grammy Award-winning artist Tasha. Senior Pastor Dr. Jamal Harrison Bryant will dedicate a portion of the program to honoring various community leaders and champions in DeKalb County.
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Aline Riscado radically changes her appearance and changes her name; understand

This past Tuesday (12) actress Aline scratch He decided to announce a decisive change in his life. The artist will now go by the baptismal name: Aline Campos. Through her Instagram profile, Aline shared the news with her followers, which also came with a new look, in which she appears with the shortest wires. The date was chosen in a special way, as it is the day I completed 34 years.

New London superintendent praised for work in the district

New London — New London School Superintendent Cynthia Ritchie received glowing reviews for her work in a performance evaluation and earned a one-year contract extension as a result. The written evaluation, recently obtained by The Day, is a six-page document dense with a list of Ritchie’s accomplishments over the past...


82, retired chef for Biscayne Cafeteria, died September 26 at Jackson North Medical Center. Viewing 4 - 6 p.m., Friday at New Birth Church Cathedral of Faith International. Service 10 a.m., Saturday at the church.

Finding Joy in Christ

Paul’s friends in Philippi faced significant internal and external threats. Externally, they were confronted by opponents who threatened their lives. Paul himself was chained at the time of writing his letter to the Philippians in Rome, awaiting the emperor’s decision on his life. In Philippi, meanwhile, the Christians were engaged in a conflict much like they had seen when in their congregation was first planted. Internally, individuals were more focused on their own agendas, which threatened to jeopardize the church's unity, along with the joy and peace they had together in Christ (Phil. 1:27-30).

Mary Alice Gilbert

Mary Alice Gilbert, 76, transitioned Sunday, October 10, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, MS. Visitation will be Friday, October 15, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Serenity-Simmons Funeral Home Chapel. Services will be Saturday, October, 16, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at New Birth Community Church, New...

A living hope

“The Lord delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love” (Psalm 147:11). As a young man, German composer Robert Schumann dreamed of becoming the greatest concert pianist in 19th century Europe. He practiced piano tirelessly. Schumann suffered with mental illness for much of his...