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PASTOR’S CORNER: The depths of God’s love

By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist “… a lifelong atheist, not afraid of burning in hell.” No, I’m not making a 180-degree turn. These are not my words. I heard them uttered during a television fund-raising commercial by the Freedom from Religion Foundation, and you’ll never guess by whom; none other than Ron Reagan, the Read More…

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WALKING BY FAITH: South L.A. churches use social media to reach congregations

By Cynthia Gibson Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — For generations, the church has played an integral part in the lives of African Americans. Families getting dressed in their Sunday finest to attend their neighborhood church for weekly worship services has been a tradition in black communities across the country. But that ritual came to Read More…