Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Sue Bell Cobb addressed the Doing What Matters for Alabama’s Children’s Conference in Tuscaloosa urging attendees to advocate for a $1 increase in the cigarette tax.
H. Beecher Hicks of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Washington, DC delivered the Emancipation Day address at the 72nd observance of Emancipation Day at Richmond’s Fifth Baptist Church.
Some local churches are starting out 2012 will current and future high-tech ways of worship. Richmond’s First African Baptist and Nashville’s Mt. Zion are just two examples.
First African Baptist Church Pastor Rodney Waller delivered two messages on faith on both New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day 2012.