I am very saddened to report that Aunt Zeraline Verner passed away today. Her smile was a light that could melt the coldest of hearts. She will be missed.
The service will be held on Saturday, February 15th. Details are listed below:
Viewing: 8 – 10am
Both will be held at:
St. James A.M.E. Church
588 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102
c/o Whigham Funeral Home
580 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102
Sending love to you all.
Jeane Smith Hogan holds photo of her grandfather, Perry Monroe Smith, who helped establish one of only two African-American hospitals in Mississippi in 1940.
Image Credit: Special to Clarion Ledger
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Look who’s helping kids this summer…
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(Original Source: 11alive.com)
By Perry A. Smith Sr.
Creation does not occupy a great deal of space in the Bible. The Bible clearly teaches that the universe, and all matter had a beginning and came into existence through the will of the Eternal God. The Bible gives no information as to how long the original creation of matter occurred or the first day of creation began, or the sixth day ended. As far as the Bible tells us the cessation of God’s creative activity still continues.
On the sixth day of creation, God created a man in His own image- male and female. He created them God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the air and over everything that moves upon the earth. Continue reading
Look who’s being honored…
Former pastor and longtime civil rights activist Perry Smith reflects on his civil rights efforts at his home in Mitchellville on Jan. 9. Greg Dohler/The Gazette.
Did you know Rev. Perry Anderson Smith III was on the Interfaith Freedom Ride from Washington, DC to Tallahassee, FL, June 13 -16, 1961? He talks about his experience in the short YouTube clip below:
Look who’s still making headlines…
The Rev. Kelly Miller Smith (Vanderbilt University Archives and Special Collections)