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POWER: What is World Wide Investigations? Mr. Fitzgerald: We are a private detective and security company certified by the state of Maryland. POWER: How long have you been in business? Mr. Fitzgerald: We will be celebrating our sixth year in 2012. POWER: What are some of the benefits of using your company as opposed to going to private investigator? Mr. Fitzgerald: Some of the services we provide are 25% cheaper than our competitors. We are quick and have a mobile service that can come to you. POWER: Who do you recommend this service to? Mr. Fitzgerald: We provide services for anyone who may need us such as doctors, lawyers, elder care, day care etc. We also provide services for churches and businesses and anyone who comes in contact with children. We are available for personal use as well. POWER: Why not just Google or do a computer search on someone? Mr. Fitzgerald: A computer search is not as detailed or complete. POWER: Could the information from your investigations be admissible in a court of law? Mr. Fitzgerald: This is confidential information and depending upon the circumstances, it may be used in court, if necessary.

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POWER: How long is the process for a background check? Mr. Fitzgerald: It all depends on the State or F.B.I., But normally 7-10 business days, depending on the origin of the person being investigated. POWER: What is the drive behind your business? Mr. Fitzgerald: The drive behind this business is to give back to the community and help the unfortunate as well. POWER: Why would I want to come to you? Mr. Fitzgerald: We provide a professional service that is high quality at a minimum cost. POWER: What is the key to your success? Mr. Fitzgerald: My desire to put God first and allowing him to guide me. I know this is his business, and I am using his provision to help anyone who is in need of this service POWER: Why are you so passionate about Investigation? Mr. Fitzgerald: This has been a childhood dream which has come to reality. Mr. Fitzgerald is a proud member of The Empowerment Temple and is currently the Security Consultant for the Baltimore Chapter of the NAACP headed by Mrs. Tessa Hill-Alston. World Wide Investigations LLC can be found on the web @ www.worldwideinvestigationsllc.com

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Think On These Things By Reverend Juanita G. Wingo

God Hears

And God heard the voice of the lad. ~ Genesis 21:17 Yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread. (Psalm 37:25) God has not forsaken your children. He has heard their cries.

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They are crying out for jobs. They are crying out for education. They are crying out for work. They are crying out for opportunities. They are crying out for safety. They are crying out for relief from debt. They are crying out for the chance to make a life and be productive in the world.

You have been crying out to God on behalf of your children, but your children will be all right because God heard them! He heard their unuttered prayers. He heard their footsteps seeking their paths. He heard their dreams and their visions and their wishes and their requests from hearts that are open and full. He heard their goals and plans and needs. God heard their wants and desires. God heard your children when you cried out! He will not leave them stranded in the desert of rejection and uncertainty. God will not abandon your children. He has come for them. What the world can not give your children – God will provide. What the world will not do for your children – God has already done. God has made a way for your children. The doors that have been shut are not open. The keys that have been missing are now in plain sight and available to unlock their opportunities. Only God can do what is about to be done – for your children. Do not despair. Trust in God. He will provide for your children! Share your thoughts: juanitawingo@gmail.com; www.thinkonthesethingsbywingo.blogspot.com

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About the Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Memorial Dr. King’s Spiritual Presence Dr. Martin Luther King is remembered as a great orator whose impact on the nation came from the eloquence and inspirational quality of his words. His speeches, sermons and public addresses melded themes of democracy deeply embedded in the American conscience, and reinvigorated these messages with clear and insightful reflections on the true meaning of justice and equality. Within the memorial, quotes from Dr. King’s sermons and speeches, are inscribed at a large scale on the smooth surfaces of the inscription wall. These passages will be reinforced through the referential use of water, stone, landscaping and light as metaphorical elements that heighten an awareness of his message. All of the senses will be engaged through the experience of the memorial, and, foremost, through the visual perception of space, using contrast and juxtaposition, scale and height and the bold display of carefully selected words expressing his spirit. The inspirational text and the mood created by the sound of the water, its cooling mists, and the visual complexity of the contrasting rough and smooth surfaces of stone, the gradual changes in grade and the patterns of light and darkness will dramatically underscore the visual sense of the man and the qualities of courage, conviction and leadership that characterize his life and work. Added to these powerful sensory experiences will be a sculptural representation of Dr. King himself. This is not conceived of as a pure figurative depiction of his physical being, separate and apart from other elements, but rather would give another dimension and layer of meaning to the experience of the memorial as a whole. Dr. King will appear as an integral part of the “Stone of Hope”, as if he embodies the stone itself. He will be positioned on the side of the stone facing the Jefferson Memorial and will be gradually revealed as part of the procession towards the Tidal Basin.

“There are two types of laws: there are just laws and there are unjust laws... What is the difference between the two?... An unjust law is a man-made code that is out of harmony with the moral law... Paul Tillich has said that sin is separation. Isn’t segregation an existential expression of man’s tragic separation, an expression of his awful estrangement, his terrible sinfulness?” – Martin Luther King, Jr., 1963 At first, as one enters the main space, the central stone will appear somehow cleft from the stones flanking the portal entry, but pushed forward so as to be visually isolated from the rest of the memorial grounds. As one gets closer to the monolith, its rough hewn edges toward the memorial will begin to take on a vaguely familiar contour, recognizable, but not entirely clear. Finally, as one looks back to the inscription wall and main space from the stone, the image of Dr. King will be fully revealed. He will be seen looking across the Tidal Basin. This representation will stir the emotions, transcend the physical and symbolic and directly engage the imagination of the viewer. World peace through nonviolent means is neither absurd nor unattainable. All other methods have failed. Thus we must begin anew. Nonviolence is a good starting point. Those of us who believe in this method can be voices of reason, sanity, and understanding amid the voices of violence, hatred, and emotion. We can very well set a mood of peace out of which a system of peace can be built. – Martin Luther King, Jr. December 1964 The entire memorial invokes the memory and spiritual presence of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through the visual experience of place, reinforced by the full range of sensory perception, the metaphorical use of water, stone and other landscape elements, the powerful display of passages from his sermons and speeches and the appearance of his physical image in the “Stone of Hope”.

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Sweet Prospect Baptist Church

“A Community Based Church dedicated to leading souls to Christ”

901 E. Eager Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 410-528-0286 Church 410-866-6768 Fax

www.sweetprospectbaptistchurch.com Email: info@sweetprospectbaptistchurch.com And I seek not mine own glory: there is one that seeketh and judgeth. ~ John 8:50

Order of Service

Sunday School: 9:30 am Devotional Service: 10:30 am Call to Worship: 11:00 am 2nd Sunday: Communion Wednesday Prayer Service: 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm Wednesday Bible Study: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Rev. T. S. Yameny, Servant

Happy New Year!

Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 9:00 am

2012 Annual Interfaith Martin Luther King, Jr. PRAYER BREAKFAST Marvin L. “Doc” Cheatham, Keynote Speaker Donation $10.00 • All Are Welcome SAVE

THE DATES

51st Annual Church Anniversary! Sunday, February 19, 2012 Sunday, February 26, 2012

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3rd Annual Black Male Symposium Saturday, February 25, 2012 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sponsored by the Watchmen Men’s Ministry of Sweet Prospect Baptist Church and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Zeta Sigma Chapter

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New Christian Memorial Church 3525 West Caton Avenue, Baltimore, MD

Church: 410-566-5063 • Pastor Study: 410-566-5054 Fax: 410-566-1877 • Youth Office: 410-566-7350 Ministerial Staff & Prayer Line: 410-566-0531 www.newchristian@verizon.net Sunday Services Early Morning Worship: 8:00 a.m. Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship: 11:00 a.m. Lord’s Supper: 1st Sunday 8:00 & 11:00 a.m. Monday Women’s Ministry: 6:30 p.m. (Every other Monday) Wednesday Prayer Service: 6:30 p.m. Bible Study: 7:15 p.m. Friday Women’s Bible Study: 7:00 p.m. Men’s Bible Study: 7:00 p.m. Rev. Dr. Walter Bronson Saturday Senior Pastor Rise up & Walk Addictions Women’s Ministry: Minister Gail Green Ministry: 5:00 p.m. Youth Minister: Shavona Ramsey (Every Other Saturday in the Month)

Sunday, January 22th PASTOR BRONSON WILL BE CELEBRATING HIS 42ST PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY “BLESSINGS TO ALL OF YOU FOR THE NEW YEAR- 2012” 18 Visit us on

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First Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church “A Full Gospel Baptist Church” 809-811 W. Saratoga Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-1212 Church: 410-728-4383 • Fax: 410-383-0676 E-mail: firstmtolive@hotmail.com • Website: www.firstmtolive.com Radio Ministry: 1400 AM - WWIN - 8:00 p.m. Sunday

“God is moving us from Good to GREAT...” Isaiah 61:1-3 Living The Empowered Life, Understanding and Applying Your Core Beliefs. To purchase your copy or more information, please call the Church Office at 410-728-4383

Worship Services **Sunday Worship Services are held at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation 7401 Park Heights Avenue, 21208 Rabbi Andrew Busch, Senior Rabbi unless noted otherwise.

Sunday, January 1, 2012 at 9:00 am

Holy Communion & the Right Hand of Fellowship Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 9:00 am Worship Service/ Baby Dedication Friday, January 13, 2012 at 7:00 pm Martin Luther King Jr.’s Exchange Service Guest Preacher: Bishop Oscar E. Brown

Bishop Oscar E. Brown Senior Pastor & Lady Jacqueline D. Brown

Sunday, January 15, 2012 at 9:00 am Martin Luther King Jr.’s Exchange Service Guest Preacher: Rabbi Andrew Busch Monday, January 16, 2012 Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday Observed Administrative Offices Closed Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 9:00 am Worship Service

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Rev. Jimmy Baldwin and the Shiloh Christian Community Church Family wishes you a Happy and Blessed New Year!! Please come and worship with us! Remembering a King! January 16, 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

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Metropolitan United Methodist Church 1121 W. Lanvale Street, Baltimore, MD 21217 Church: 410-523-1366 • Fax: 410-728-1912 Email: metrosqr@verizon.net

2012 theme - Reclaiming the Vision: Being the Body of Christ We are Called to Be

Mission Statement Metropolitan Church is called to minister to all persons, to spread the Gospel and to make disciples.

Rev. Michelle Holmes Chaney Pastor

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Whitestone Baptist Church

3001-05 Baker Street, Baltimore, MD 21216 Church: 410-947-1863 (4) • Fax: 410-566-5112 Radio Ministry: Heaven 600 WCAO AM - 8:00 a.m. Email: whitestonebaptist@earthlink.net Website: www.whitestonebaptist.org Sunday Services Pastor, Ministers, Deacons, & Trustee’s Prayer Meeting: 9:00 a.m. Sunday School: 9:15 a.m. Discipleship Classes #1 & #2 Praise & Worship: 10:30 a.m. Divine Worship: 11:00 a.m. Divine Worship: 3:30 p.m. 1st & 4th Sunday - Children’s Church K-5 during 11:00 Service 2nd Sunday - Holy Communion Monday Sisters United Fellowship - Every 4th Monday Tuesday Music Ministry in Study: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Super 60’s Ministry: 9:30 a.m. (2nd & 4th Wednesday) Food Pantry Ministry: 10:00 a.m. Worship Service: 7:00 p.m. (every 1st Wed.) Bible Study: 7:00 p.m. All Ages (except for 1st Wed) Saturday Morning Prayer: 7:00 a.m./Bible Study: 9:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Saturday before the 4th Sunday (Men’s Ministry)

Rev. Dr. Elmore E. Warren, Jr. Senior Pastor

Lamentations 3:22-24 - The unfailing love of the LORD never ends! By his mercies we have been kept from complete destruction. Great is his faithfulness; his mercies begin afresh each day. I say to myself, “The LORD is my inheritance; therefore, I will hope in him!” (NASB) Happy New Year!

Sunday, January 8th at 11:00 a.m.

Worship & Holy Communion

at 3:00 p.m. - We will be worshipping with Pastor Greggory R. Maddox and the Faith Baptist Church Family in observance of their Installation of Church Officers Service.

Sunday, January 15th at 11:00 a.m. Worship

Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday at 3:30 PM - We will be worshipping with Pastor James E. Butler, Jr. and the Canaan Missionary Baptist Church Family in observance of their Installation of Church Officers Service.

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Rev. Dr. Michael E. Bell, Sr. Pastor & First Lady Lena M. Bell

Sunday 8:00 a.m. Worship Service 9:15 a.m. Church School 10:30 am Adult Forum Bible Study 11:00 a.m. Worship Service Monday 6:30 p.m. - Singles’ Ministry Bible Study 1st and 3rd Monday 6:30 p.m. Women’s Bible Study 2nd and 4th Monday Tuesday 10:00 a.m. Jr/Sr Bible Study 6:30 pm Topical Bible Study 6:30 pm - New Beginnings Wednesday 6:30 p.m. Pastoral Bible Study 6:30 pm - Children’s Bible Study Thursday 6:30 p.m. Men’s Bible Study 7:00 pm - Young Adult Bible Study 4th Thursday of every Month Friday Friday before the 1st Sunday 6:30 p.m. Refreshing Prayer & Praise Service Saturday 10:00 a.m. - Bible Study

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Allen Chapel AME Church 2498 Alabama Avenue, SE • Washington, DC 20020 Church: 202-889-7296 • Fax: 202-889-2198 WWW.ACAMEC.ORG

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First Saint Stephen’s Baptist Church 4663 Pimlico Road • Baltimore, MD 21215 Church: 410-542-2917 www.StStephensbc.org “A Church Committed to Saving Souls For Christ” Sunday Worship •Adult/Youth Adults/Children - 10:00 am •New Members Class - 10:00 am • Morning Worship - 8:30 am •Morning Worship - 11:00 am •Evening Worship - 4:00 pm •Holy Communion - 2nd Sunday Wednesday •Bible Study - 12 noon & 7:00 pm Friday •Brothers Encouraging Brothers In the Word of God - 1st and 3rd Friday •Sisters Encouraging Sisters In the Word of God - Each 2nd Friday •Youth Jam - Every Last Friday of the Month Saturday • Free GED Classes -10 am - 12 noon Call 410-542-0210 for details

Rev. Aggie Brown, Jr. Pastor

Early Angels Child Care Center New Year’s Special Enroll Your Child This Month (JANUARY) Registration is Free ($25 Value) Call Today, Space is Limited 410-542-0107

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Happy New Year! Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 3:30 pm Gillis will worship with Liberty Grace Church located at 3400 Copley Road Rev. Terris King, Pastor Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 9:00 am Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast sponsored by the Deaconess Board of Gillis Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 3:30 pm The Associate Ministers’ Day

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Every 2nd and 4th Sunday from 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. our leaders will be preaching the Word of the Lord on WFBR 1590

Oh sing unto us the Lord a new song for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. The Lord hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the heathen. Psalms 98:1-2 Sunday, January 15th at 5:30 p.m. Praise the Lord Everyday... We will be traveling to Let’s come together and give Pastor Annette Wilson God praise for showing His mercy Cathedral of Love Salisbury, MD

to allow us to see another year.

Sunday, January 1st at 5:30 p.m. We will be traveling to Bishop Carrington Morgan Rehoboth Church of Deliverance Brooklyn, MD.

Friday, Jan. 27th - Sun., Jan. 29th Holy State Convocation 2012 Convening at Our Headquarters Church 2016 West Pratt St. Baltimore, MD 21223

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“Occupy the Dream”: Black Church Revives the Civil Rights Movement.

by Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. Global Research, January 2, 2012 One of my favorite mentors and colleagues in the Civil Rights Movement continues to be The Reverend Dr. C.T. Vivian. Whenever I am asked the question, “What is the movement?” I always first quote Dr, Vivian who once affirmed, “The movement is about moving people. If people do not become active and move, then there is no movement. The Civil Rights Movement is about the organizing, mobilizing and the movement of people forward to fulfill the civil rights agenda in our lifetime. Thus this is about getting people to move in the present to affect the future reality of freedom, justice and equality for all.” It is important here to note that the Black Church in America has always been and continues to be the “backbone” of the historical movements for change across the nation. Such was the case in the heart of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950’s and the 1960’s. The “Movement” was in a sense a participatory opportunity for people of faith to live out and express their faith in the God of justice and liberation. In a paraphrase of the eloquent words of the renowned theologian, Dr. James H. Cone, the God of the oppressed calls for people of faith to take action to liberate humanity from all forms of oppression. As we witness today the steady growth and expansion

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of the Occupy Movement for economic justice and equality in many cities throughout the United States, it is very encouraging to see young and senior Black church leaders step forward to provide strategic vision and prophetic leadership for Occupy the Dream as an important rising constituent of Occupy Wall Street. In a glaring socioeconomic contradiction, the inequities and inequalities between 1% of people who control the wealth of the nation versus 99% of people who are increasingly being challenged with economic hardship and injustice, it is a sign of the times in which we live to witness a diverse coalition of protestors jell into a national transformative movement for economic and social justice. Occupy Wall Street transcends race, ethnicity, and class status, and other social divisions in our society. Many see the emergence of what Dr. King predicted would eventually happen: the building of the “beloved community” of equality, empowerment and economic justice for all. Black church leaders are proactively responding to help revive the movement in the spirit and living legacy of the dream of The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King’s dream of equality for all was also focused on the questions of economic justice and equity. Occupy the Dream

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is the revitalization of the Civil Rights Movement. It is a national revival. It is to renew of struggle for freedom, justice, economic equality and empowerment. This should also be seen as good news for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) as it regains and repositions the historic organization of Black clergy lead and co-founded by Dr. King. Occupy the Dream is an initiative put forth by Black church leaders across denominational lines from the AME, AME Zion, CME, COGIC, UCC, UMC, and UPC to the Progressive National Baptist Convention together with independent or nondenominational churches located in cities and towns across the nation. I am so proud of the leadership of The Reverend Dr. Jamal Bryant of Baltimore’s Empowerment Temple AME for serving effectively as the National Spokesperson for Occupy the Dream. Check out www.occupydream.org. We remember that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr gave his last address to the National Convention of SCLC in August 1967 entitled, “Where Do We Go From Here?” In that speech Dr. King wrestled with the issues of “income inequality” and economic injustice. Dr. King stated, “First, we must massively assert our dignity and worth. We must stand up amid a system that still oppresses us …Now another basic challenge is to discover how to organize our strength into economic and political power…The dignity of the individual will flourish when the decisions concerning his life are in his own hands, when he has the assurance that his income is stable and certain, and when he knows that he has the means to seek self-improvement.” Months later Dr. King and SCLC would

issue a national call for the Poor Peoples Campaign for economic justice and equality to occupy Washington, DC in 1968. 2012 will be a test for the United States. There will be a political test in terms of how millions of people will vote for the future. There will also be an economic test between the 99% and the 1% on the issues of income inequality and economic justice. The Black church has responded to the moral challenge to join with others to change and transform America for the uplift and empowerment of all people. Occupy the Dream on January 16, 2012 at 10:am will gather church members and other committed people in a nonviolent protest at Federal Reserve Banks to challenge the prevailing economic inequalities that have become so commonplace for most Americans. It’s revival time. See the list of addresses for the Federal Reserve Banks at www.occupydream.org. It is time to occupy Dr. King’s dream. We are grateful to Presiding AME Bishop John Bryant, Progressive National Baptist Convention President Reverend Dr. Carroll A. Baltimore, Bishop Millicent Hunter and numerous other Black church leaders for standing up and helping to lead Occupy the Dream. Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. is National Director of Occupy the Dream, President of Education Online Services Corporation and CEO of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN) Global Research Articles by Benjamin F. Chavis Jr.

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Shiloh Baptist Church of Baltimore County 2499 Sycamore Avenue, Edgemere, MD 21219 Church: 410-477-8886 • Fax: 410-477-3312 • www.shilohedgemere.org

Saturday, January 14, 2012

PCIF Unity Service Guest Preacher: Pastor Anthony Maclin

Services: 7:30 am Worship Service 9:00 am Sunday School 10:00 am Worship Service Communion Every 3rd Sunday Discipleship (Men/Women) Wednesday, 6-7:30 pm Corporate Prayer Every 2nd Saturday 8 am Zumba Classes Monday Nights at 7 p.m.

BISHOP HEBER M. BROWN II PASTOR

Great Dalton Baptist Church (Dalton Baptist Church, Inc.)

4300-02 Garrison Boulevard • Baltimore, Maryland 21215 Church (410) 664-9555

The Great Dalton Baptist Church family sends love, peace and blessings to everyone this holiday season. Have a blessed & prosperous year! Feel free to contact the church at 410-664-9555 to find out the latest information for services

Reverend Dr. Willie J. Barr Jr. & First Lady Juanita Barr

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The United Brethren Churches of our Lord Jesus Christ General Assembly Church of the Living God “The Mother Church”

1933-39 Walbrook Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21217 website: www.ubcministries.com email: bishopwegjr@gmail.com

“This is the LORD’S doing; it is marvellous in our eyes” ~Psalm 118:23 Church # 410~669~4427 Bishop’s Study # 410~669~5030 Bishop’s Mobile #s 410~917~8619 or 443~695~8405 Bishop’s Personal Sect’ Miss L. E. Rogers 410~945~8420

Order of Worship

Sundays: General Church Prayer 7:30 am, Sunday School 8~9 am Morning Worship 9:15 am Mondays: Pastoral Bible Study 6:00 pm Thursdays: 911 Prayer Service 6~7:00 pm Headquarters: UBC Inc. The McCulloh Street Mission 2108-16 McCulloh Street, Baltimore, MD 21217 Information Line 410~462~6757

Bishop William E. Gaines Jr. Pastor & Senior Bishop

VICTORY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.

“A Victorious Church that Loves God, Loves Each Other, and Loves Jesus Christ.”

420 East 32nd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218 Office: 410-818-4783 • Fax: 410-998-9333 E-mail: revgloria_deaeddie@comcast.net

Schedule of Worship Tuesday Sunday 1:30 p.m. -Hour of Power Prayer 8:00 a.m. - Early Morning Worship Wednesday 10:30 a.m. - Sunday School 6:30 p.m. - Bible Study 11:30 a.m. - Sunday Morning Worship Thursday 3:30 p.m. - Sunday Afternoon Worship Food Pantry (FREE FOOD) Holy Communion Every 1st Sunday 2nd & 4th Thursday of the Month 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Come and Be Blessed!

Pastor Gloria J. Braswell Deacon Eddie Braswell

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Perkins Square Baptist Church & Ministries 2500 Edmondson Avenue • Baltimore, MD 21223-1059 Office: 410-945-0445 • Fax: 410-945-0005 E-mail: NuLifeMin@aol.com

Dr. Cleveland T. A. Mason, 2nd Overseer & Senior Pastor

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Sunday 7:30 a.m. Heaven 600 Radio 8:00 a.m. Morning Worship 9:00 a.m. Church School 10:30 a.m. Praise & Worship Communion: 2nd Sunday

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Our Strength is in Our Numbers...Our Power is in Our Unity! 821 E. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21202 Tel: (410) 783-546988 • www.baltimoreblackcc.org • email: baltimoreblackcc@verizon.net GBBCC meets monthly - 1st Wednesdays • 7:00 pm at the Forum Caterers • 4200 Primrose Ave., Balto., MD AV SYSTEMS

Sales, installations, service, consultations, production. Everything you need to make sure your service is of the highest production value from AV system design and installations to keeping your musical electronics working. Also available for production work................www.ProSoundRepair.com............410-789-7505 BEAUTY SCHOOL Baltimore Studio of Hair Design, School of Cosmetology 318 N. Howard St........................www.baltimorestudio.net.................410-539-1935 152 Chartley Drive, Reisterstown, MD................................................410-517-0442 505 Eastern Boulevard, Essex................................................................410-686-4477 2 Carroll Plaza Shopping Center, Westminister, MD............................410-878-1277 Cosmetology course starts monthly- Clinic open to public Tuesday- Sat. All services performed by students under teacher supervision- App. by Md Higher Ed. Comm- NACCAS accredited Bibles Maryland Bible Society..............................Toll Free 1-888-242-5309..............................................410-685-4040 9 E. Franklin Street • Baltimore, MD 21202-2291 • visit our website : www.marylandbible.org

cemeteries and funeral homes

Joseph H. Brown Funeral Home 2140 North Fulton Ave................................................................................................410-383-2700 health care The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, PATIENT SERVICES…………………………………………………443-471-1600 Touched by Blood Cancer? We are here to help! Maryland Chapter: 100 Painters Mill Rd., #800, Owings Mills, Maryland 21117. Please visit www.LLS.org/md Services Provided: •Disease Information •Patient Navigation •Family Support Groups •Peer Support •Education Programs •Financial Support

Maryland Children’s Health Insurance...................................................................1-800-456-8900

Call today to see if you qualify. Health insurance coverage for average to low-income families with children under 19 and pregnant women of any age.

Investments & insurance Valerie R. Cherry Insurance Agency Inc. Auto, Homeowners, Life, Health, Banking and Commercial Insurance 6800 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212-1808..............................................410-435-6600 office Website: www.valcherry.com Email: valerie.cherry.g12u@statefarm.com JOBS

Now hiring sales people (commission) that have a God given entrepreneurial spirit. We will train you and assist you to become successful in our business. Take advantage of the opportunity to reduce holiday/winter surge in cost of electricity. .......................3503 Belair Rd, Baltimore, MD 21213 Contact Elder Simms 410-209-7171 or Sister Cynthia Jones 301-385-3390 E-mail 8senterprises@cashmasters.com; www.dmv4g.com, www.napowerbroker.com Law office MJean Law Office - Experience you can trust. Licensed in the State of Maryland. Aggressive and Effective Representation. Payment Plans Available. P.O. Box 223, Hyattsville, MD 20781.............................Phone (240) 505-5391 Fax (480) 772-4687 Website: www.martinejeanlaw.com Email: mjean@martinejeanlaw.com Retirement communities

Carroll Lutheran Village

An Accredited Continuing Care Retirement Community 300 St. Luke Circle • Westminister, MD 21158 • www.clvillage.org • Email: marketing@clvillage.org ..................................................................................... 410-848-8922 or 1-877-848-0095 Sermon Transcription

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