Dr. John M. Perkins: An Extended Biography

For many of us, Dr. Perkins is a living legend.  And in light of recent events in Baltimore, his message is needed now more than ever. My children grew up reading about Dr. Perkins in the book, Hero Tales (Vol 2), where a brief summary of his life and accomplishments were featured alongside other heroes of 

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George Philip Bowser: A Profile in Black Restoration History

February is Black History Month, so today we put the spotlight on an early black leader in the history of the Restoration Movement: George Philip Bowser. Born on February 17th, 1874, in Maury, Tennessee, George Philip Bowser (1874-1950), was a brilliant and courageous preacher, teacher, publisher and school-planter.  Bowser’s father was killed when Bowser was 

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Samuel Robert Cassius: A Profile in Black Restoration History

February is Black History Month, so today the spotlight is on one of my favorite early black leaders in the history of the Restoration Movement: Samuel Robert Cassius. Samuel Robert Cassius was born in Virginia in 1853.  He was conceived when his mother Jane was raped by her white slave owner, James W. F. Macrae, 

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The Story of Black History Month

Dream of Destiny is honored to have Dominique Gilliard serve as our guest blogger today. Dominique serves on the pastoral staff at New Hope Covenant Church, in the Fruitvale district of Oakland, California. This was first posted on his own blog, and we appreciate Dominique giving us permission to post “The Story of Black History Month” 

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