There comes a time when you must stand alone. And those are the times that you must feel confident enough within yourself to follow your own dreams. Don’t expect everyone else to rally your cause more than you; you must be willing to make sacrifices be capable of changing and rearranging your priorities so that […]

Fred Hammond is back and the entire industry is buzzin’. When it comes to new music from this pioneer of the Black praise and worship experience, we’re practically insatiable. He is among a handful of gospel artists that the entire industry watches to receive instruction on how gospel music should now sound. It’s been 3 […]

Prep Time: 20m Cook Time: 30m Ready in: 50m Yield: 8 servings Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) package dry ziti pasta 1 pound lean ground beef 1 onion, chopped 2 (28 ounce) jars spaghetti sauce 6 ounces sliced provolone cheese 6 ounces sliced mozzarella cheese 1 1/2 cups sour cream 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1/4 […]

Fan voting has begun for the 25th annual Stellar Awards now through October 3, 2009. Fans will only be allowed to vote once for Artist of the Year by going to the Stellar Awards website.

Eight-time Grammy nominated jazz saxophonist Kirk Whalum will release the long-awaited third installment in his popular genre-bridging gospel jazz series this fall with a special package and unique online marketing campaign. The Gospel According To Jazz: Chapter III will be available November 17, 2009, in both a two-disc CD package and a special DVD. The […]

If the bible says death and life are in the power of the tongue, then one of the first things out of your mouth each day should be this verse! If we can declare what we want and get it because we are sons of God, then why do we speak so negatively about our […]

You have been believers so long now that you ought to be teaching others. Instead, you need someone to teach you again the basic things about God’s word. You are like babies who need milk and cannot eat solid food. — Hebrews 5:12 (NLT) Millions of Christians have grown older without ever growing up; they […]

Gospel artist Vanessa Bell Armstrong is set to release her latest CD. Entitled The Experience, Armstrong has teamed up with one of her biggest fans, impresario Donald Lawrence, who produced the project. The result is Armstrong’s strongest and most anticipated album release ever due to hit stores in October. This power-packed album was recorded live […]

The percentage of women who serve as senior pastors in churches across America has doubled in the past decade, according to a new survey by the Barna Group. That means one in 10 U.S. churches employs a woman as leader of the church. Most of the women — 58% — work in mainline Protestant churches, […]

#1 Mary Mary – God In Me #2 Marvin Sapp – Praise Him In Advance #3 Hezekiah Walker – God Favors Me #4 James Fortune – I Trust You #5 Smokey Norfull – Justified #6 BeBe & Cece Winans – Close To You #7 Brian Courtney Wilson – Already Here #8 James Fortune – I […]

There are a lot of people who believe that you should, under no circumstances, bring secular music into the church. But some would vehemently disagree. Secular music can be used to glorify Christ just as much as the music we label as “praise and worship” or “Christian.” That may sound very opposite of what you’d […]

On Monday, President Obama and personal aide Reggie Love (who is also HuffPost readers’ pick for White House Hottest) left their Manhattan hotel to play basketball at St. Bartholomew’s Church. During the campaign, the two men played b-ball on primary days for good luck. The president spoke at the Hudson Valley Community College in upstate […]