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Ghanaian Muslims In Chicago Celebrate Eid-al-Fitr!

Eid-al-Fitr (Eid al-Fitr, Eid ul-Fitr, Id-Ul-Fitr, Eid) is the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal. It marks the end of the Ramadan, which is a month of fasting and prayer by Muslims across the globe. Many Muslims attend communal prayers, listen to a khutba (sermon) and give zakat al-fitr (charity in the form of food) during Eid al-Fitr. ...

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When Praying Is Useless – By Rev Solomon Nortey…….a must read !

  By Rev. Solomon Nortey. I have taken striking notice of the deepened heights of biblical illiteracy among Christians in this current dispensation. In the field of academia, to be regarded an authority on a subject who wields thorough understanding, one must have spent a significant number of years in learning and extensive research works to attain a scholarly status. ...

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Some scriptures in the Bible are ‘senseless and utterly stupid’ – Pastor Mensa Otabil

Anyone who decides to subject some inscriptions in the Christian sacred book to critical scrutiny will have a lot of questions to be asked. This is because some stuff in the Bible are utterly stupid and senseless to critical thinking minds as in the voice of Pastor Mensa Otabil. According to the leader and founder of International Central Gospel Church ...

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Christians mark Palm Sunday

Source: ghananewsagency.org Christians in Ghana are joining their brethren around the world to mark Palm Sunday, which commemorates the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem days before his arrest and crucifixion. The day is also the final Sunday of Lent, and the beginning of the Holy Week on the Christian Calendar. It is christened Palm Sunday because, according to ...

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Don’t use prayer when common sense should be applied – Pastor Brian Amoateng to Christians

President of Brian Jones Outreach Ministries, Pastor Brian Amoateng has waded into the discussion about the over-dependence of prayer by a cross-section of Ghanaian Christians with some very interesting and mind-boggling views. In a quick chit-chat with zionfelix.net ahead of the much-anticipated Kumasi edition of the highly rated International Youth Empowerment Summit (iYES), the UK-based Ghanaian pastor admitted fully that ...

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Sankofa : The beginning of Churches in the Ghanaian Community in Chicago- The CGCC

Starting this month, we are celebrating the Ghanaian Community in Chicago  by highlighting the history of the various organizations, businesses  and churches in the community.  We start with the official history of the church of the Ghanaian community of Chicago ( CGCC), the first church formed by immigrant Ghanaian’s in the Chicago area in the late eighties.   The Church of the ...

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Researchers Say There’s Evidence That Could Prove Many Biblical Events Actually Took Place

For Christians around the world, the Bible is considered to be a sacred text. Even for people who aren’t religious, the Bible contains stories that have become touchstones for many. But how much of what’s written inside of its pages is the truth? While some things are impossible to know for certain, many of the mysteries of this sacred text ...

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Gov’t announces taxes on church anointing oils, holy water, chains, bangles, stickers sales

In the line with plans outlined in the 2019 budget, the government is showing more commitment towards expanding the tax net and right now churches are not left out. The Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Emmanuel Kofi Nti, has therefore served a timely notice to churches to get ready to pay tax on their sales from anointing oils ...

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