via Joy105/by Zach Freeman: PRESIDING BISHOP’S STATEMENT ON COVID-19 Dear Members of the Church of God in Christ: After considerable prayer and direct consultation with trusted medical professionals from around the country, the following is our response to the growing concerns over the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease epidemic (COVID-19) that is currently impacting the […]

  Dr. Mattie Moss-Clark (March 26, 1925 – September 22, 1994) was an American gospel choir director and the mother of The Clark Sisters, a world-renowned gospel vocal group. Clark is credited for creating the three-part harmony (separating vocal parts into soprano, alto and tenor), a technique which is prevalent among gospel choirs today. She completely revolutionized the music departments. She gave definition […]

via BCNN1: Since its initial founding in 1897, and later incorporation in 1907, The Church Of God In Christ (COGIC) has always been at the forefront of producing great leaders; Men and women who value and know the importance of giving back to their communities and service to the church. In celebration of this rich […]

  Church of God in Christ (COGIC) churches devastated by the recent flooding in Louisiana will receive assistance from COGIC Charities. COGIC Charities has committed $50,000 to help its churches in the Southern Louisiana area hit by the recent flooding. The funds will be distributed through local jurisdictions to assist those churches with their immediate […]

As a youth, Gospel singer Tina Campbell attended West Angeles Church of God In Christ, giving the Pentecostal assembly a special place in her heart. On Sunday, Dec. 20, the Grammy® Award-winner returned as the surprise guest artist—something she calls “a complete honor.” “Listen I was born and raised COGIC,” wrote Campbell on Instagram. “I […]

Photo Credit: Church of God In Christ/YouTube/EEW Magazine In 2014, at the Church of God In Christ’s Holy Convocation, Andrew “Not Gay No More” Caldwell got “delivert” from being gay after hearing Earl Carter preach against homosexuality. But the head of the organization, Bishop Charles Blake, publicly rebuked the fiery preacher for his harsh message, after […]

Funeral arrangements have been set for Ruth Mason Lewis, the last remaining child of Charles Harrison Mason, the founder of the Church of God in Christ. The funeral services will be Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 10am at the Pentecostal Temple COGIC, 229 South Danny Thomas Blvd., where Bishop Charles Harrison Mason Patterson, Sr. is pastor.  Presiding […]

Every year there is an event that shapes the National COGIC Convention. Denzel Washington spoke at COGIC’s $200-a-plate banquet at the Marriott St. Louis Grand…

Grammy award-winning singer Karen Clark Sheard joined her husband, Bishop J Drew. Sheard, on a trip to Israel with the Church of God in Christ and is sharing the experience with her fans. The trip was organized by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, and included members of the COGIC church, which included pastor […]

A group of prominent African-American pastors are in the Holy Land this week. Bishop J. Drew Sheard and Karen Clark-Sheard are among the travelers. Members of the Church of God in Christ (COGIC) are visiting Israel and building bridges of faith on a trip organized by theInternational Fellowship of Christians and Jews. “My hubby Bishop […]

Despite concerns about Ferguson, St. Louis’ largest convention is returning for at least another three years. “We have chosen to return to St. Louis through 2019 because we like St. Louis and from every indication, the city likes that we are a part of its convention schedule,” said Keith Kershaw, director for the office of […]

Dr. Judith Christie-McAllister and the COGIC International Mass Choir present, ‘We Must Never Forget,’ a musical celebration of the life and legacy of the founder of the Church of God in Christ, Bishop Charles Harrison Mason. Special guests include: Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, Dr. Judith Christie-McAllister, Bishop Brandon B. Porter, Lady Audrey Dubois Harris, […]