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  • Bishop Charles Blake Elected for Another Term

    Nov 19, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The Church of God in Christ has re-elected Presiding Bishop Charles Blake to serve a second four-year term as head of the nation’s largest Pentecostal denomination, says Religious News Service.  COGIC delegates meeting in St. Louis for the church’s 105th Holy Convocation re-elected Blake on Thursday (Nov. 15). The Memphis, Tenn.-based church claims 6.5 million […]

  • COGIC Stands Against Gay Marriage

    Jun 18, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *COGIC is a Pentecostal Holiness Christian denomination with a predominantly African-American membership. COGIC has about 5 million members and 12,000 congregations in the United States. The following is COGIC’s official statement regarding same-sex marriage and civil unions: “The president’s position regarding ‘same-sex marriage’ has set off a ‘firestorm,’ unlike any other debate in our civil […]