Religion Profile: Pastor Lloyd Giles of House of Prayer Missionary Baptist Church

By: Rebecca Jones/Photo Credit: Chandra Jarmon HOUSTON – African-American News&Issues presents Pastor Lloyd Giles of the House of Prayer Missionary Baptist Church as our religion profile of the week. Born in a small town known as Keachi along the region of Shreveport, Louisiana is Lloyd Giles. His parents relocated to the Acres Homes community in…

We MUST Understand: Six Elements that Control the World

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher There are six elements that impact and control the world. Religion, media, politics, economics, education and health: RELIGION Religion controls the masses with a system of beliefs that has set standards, morals and values for generation. African-Americans have been taught since leaving the sunny African shores, that obedience, faith and religion go hand…

Drama In The Church

Pastor Jamal Bryant’s fall from grace began with an extramarital affair that tore up his congregation and destroyed his marriage. I went to his mega church, the Empowerment Temple in Baltimore, Maryland, to talk about the affair that ended his marriage, disrupted his congregation, almost destroyed his ministry; but changed him as a man and as…