The “Good” of Good Friday

Kimberly N. Alleyne The Harvest Magazine, Publisher and Editor Commentary   Scripture references: Acts 12:4, Psalm 103:12, Hebrew 12:2, Matthew 27:33, Mark 15:22, John 17:4, John 19:17, John 19:30 You won’t find the phrase “Good Friday” in the Holy Bible. Despite all of the commercial fanfare made over the Easter holiday (Easter bunnies, jelly beans,…

#Shine On!

And “The sun has one kind of splendor, the moon another and the stars another; and star differs from star in splendor.” I Corinthians 15:41, NIV One of my former journalism professors always ends her phone calls and emails with, “Keep shining!” I get it: it’s her way of encouraging people in her mission field to…

“Let’s Go!” — How One Chuch Equips Itself for Evangelism

Profile: Mount Pleasant Baptist Church; Herndon, Virginia The Harvest Magazine “Go ye therefore, and reach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the…

Who Do You Think You Are?

Kimberly N. Alleyne The Harvest Magazine Reflective Essay Have you watched, “Who Do You Think Are”? It was initially broadcast on ABC, but now airs on TLC. Viewers watch celebrities learn revelations about their ancestry. In this episode, actress Rachel McAdams and her sister learn about their family tree. It’s an interesting subject, what we call identity…