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On Sunday, April 12, 1936, the ‘saints’ gathering in Jacksonville,…

On Sunday, April 12, 1936, the ‘saints’ gathering in Jacksonville,…

On Sunday, April 12, 1936, the ‘saints’ gathering in Jacksonville, FL, dedicated the second floor of their assembly auditorium. Black members of the Church of God had held an annual assembly since 1925. Their purpose was to encourage the emergence of Black leadership, promote fellowship at a time when laws excluded Black Americans from many public events, and foster common identity. The celebratio... »

Friday April 19: 14 Aviv

Today is the fourteenth day of Aviv, the preparation day for the Passover and it was on this day that two prominent events with similar themes are believed to have happened. First, it’s believed to be the day that Cain and Abel brought their sacrificial gifts as recorded in Genesis 4. “And in the process […] »

The Apostolic Faith (April, 1907)

The Apostolic Faith (April, 1907)

In Africa. Monrovia, Liberia, Mar. 26.-we opened a ten day meeting in a school house, and on the tenth night, the Lord came in mighty power. Two were baptized with the Holy Ghost and spoke in tongues. Ten here have received sanctification, and five are filled with the Holy Ghost and speaking in tongues. A brother [...] »

Monday April 1: 27 Adar II

It was on this day in the year 561 B.C. that king Zedekiah, the last king of Judah, died in a Babylonian prison. On that same day, Yehoachim, the former king of Judah, was released from his Babylonian prison cell, after being held captive for 36 years. Why did God allow the kings of Judah […] »