Category: Rememberance

Coleman Crawford Sr and Grandson William Weir

Embrace the Story

In 1994 I was working at Great Lakes, Illinois. I had no relatives in the area. There were lots of large families at church and in the general Waukegan-North Chicago community, but I often...

Rev. Ann McDonald - 1979

The Matchmaker

Oh yes, it would be different. A female pastor would be assigned to our small African Methodist Episcopal Church for the first time. Not everyone was happy. Mr. Grady Mayberry confessed a couple of...