Pastoral Statement on Ferguson

A Pastoral Statement on the Crisis in Ferguson: Where Do We Go from Here? The Right Reverend Charles E. Blake, Sr. Presiding Bishop Church of God in Christ November 08, 2014   We in the church are called to stand with the widow and the orphan, with the poor and the suffering as our Lord…

COGIC’s Letter to Governor Nixon

November 13, 2014 The Honorable Jay Nixon Governor of Missouri P.O. Box 720 Jefferson City, Missouri  63103 Dear Governor Nixon: The tragic shooting of Michael Brown is extremely troubling to us. As an organization that has invested over $ 140 million dollars in the St. Louis regional economy over the past four years, with the…