Bringing Faith to the LGBTQ Community: Maurice “Bojangles” Blanchard, Defining Fairness

Maurice “Bojangles” Blanchard was born in Promised Land, South Carolina, the son of a Southern Baptist Minister, and says, “I grew up in church as much as I was in home.” He was given his nickname at the age of three, when his grandfather noticed his ability to replicate any dance move he saw. When […]

Churches To Remember Victims Of Violence

Louisville’s Highland Baptist Church and Ridgewood Baptist Church will be the site of an annual ceremony this Sunday remembering people in the community who lost their lives to violence in 2009. Highland Baptist Pastor Joe Phelps says crosses representing some 65 victims will be placed on the churches lawns following Sunday worship services. “Our intent […]