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CHURCH DIGEST: Holman to honor Mark Ridley-Thomas

LOS ANGELES — The Holman Community Development Corporation will honor county Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas with its inaugural Quiet Champion Award at its fourth annual Gospel Brunch at 2 p.m. June 7 at USC Town and Gown, 655 Exposition Blvd. The Quiet Champion Award was created to honor individuals who make “the sacrifice and contribution even Read More…

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PASTOR’S CORNER: It’s time to restore value of fatherhood

I had mixed emotions when newscasts broadcast a Baltimore mother’s attempt to discipline her son during the Freddie Gray protests in April. I was saddened and joyful at the same time; joyful at the mother’s reaction, and saddened at the absence of the father. Where was he when he was needed? Isn’t he supposed to Read More…