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What Is Juneteenth?

Juneteenth commemorates the effective end of slavery in the United States. Juneteenth (short for “June Nineteenth”) marks the day when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed. The troops’ arrival came a full two and a half years after the signing of the Emancipation […]

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Government allows Churches in Ghana to open with strict safety conditions

Hon. Kofi Dzamezi, Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs The Government of Ghana has directed that Churches and Mosques in Ghana could open for worship and services starting from Friday June 5th, 2020 for Muslims, Saturday June 6th for Seventh-day Adventists, and Sunday June 7th, 2020 for other Christian denominations. The directive was given by […]

In Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the Sunshine Cathedral holds a drive-in Easter service in its parking lot. Each car received a Ziploc bag with a prayer card, palm leaf and pre-packaged communion.
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How to be as safe as possible in your house of worship

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released what it calls “general considerations” on safe actions for reopening houses of worship, but worship communities can accept or reject those considerations. Religious worship allows tens of millions of Americans to demonstrate devotion to a higher power. It gives people an opportunity to commit – and recommit – […]

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GHANAIAN-CANADIAN YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SOCIAL NETWORKING MIXER

Toronto, Ont. – On March 6, 2020, the Young Adults Wing of Ghanaian Canadian Association of Ontario (GCAO) organized a social networking mixer to mobilize young Ghanaian professionals in the Greater Toronto Area.  The event brought together over 100 young Ghanaian professionals from various parts of the Greater Toronto Area(GTA)  and beyond.  The mandate of […]

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Coronavirus – Africa: Millions out of school, jeopardising the future of children in West and Central Africa

While the focus of the COVID 19 response is mainly on health systems, the pandemic is already having a devastating impact on children beyond that LONDON, United Kingdom, April 3, 2020/ — Save the Children fears for the future of millions of children, as more than 120,000,000 children and students are currently out of school […]

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Joint Toronto A/G Easter Convention

Members of Living Word Assembly of God, Evangel Assembly of God, Lighthouse Assembly of God, Transformation Assembly of God, Emmanuel Assembly and Everlasting Gospel Assembly of God gathered together for the Semi-Annual Joint Toronto A/G Easter Convention, hosted this year at Living Word Assembly of God, on 139 Millwick Drive, North York, ON. Always a […]