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Sister Tarpley: The Perfectionist

  By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "Moses said to the LORD, 'O Lord, I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you...

Sister Tarpley: Tragedy into Triumph

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "So then, death is at work in us, but life is at work in you" 2 Corinthians 4:12 The story...

Sister Tarpley: Considering Your Investments

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Editor "Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others." (Philippians 2:4). It's...

Sister Tarpley: The God of Time

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter, though a man's misery weighs heavily upon him,"...

Sister Tarpley: Knowing when to quit

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "Then the LORD opened Balaam's eyes, and he saw the angel of the LORD standing in the road with...

One of the oldest African American churches in Dallas offers an innovative new take on VBS

On the third Sunday in June (1864) African-American missionaries and Rev. Butler, a Caucasian minister from Richardson, Texas, met under a great elm tree...

Sister Tarpley: You are made to fly

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will depart.  The LORD gave and the LORD has...

DFW Muslim Community Calendar of Events August Highlights

By: Badees Nouiouat, NDG Special Contributor Eid ul Adha - August 11th marks the day of Eid ul-Adha, a celebration in remembrance of Prophet Abraham and his sacrifice....

Growing Latino Muslim Community Thriving in Dallas

By: Badees Nouiouat, NDG Special Contributor By 2050, almost 1 in 3 Americans are predicted to be of Hispanic origin. Within that demographic, another minority...

Sister Tarpley: God Expect’s You to Soar

This column originally ran July 19, 2018 By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will depart....

Sister Tarpley: Your Position Is a Result of Your Actions

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Editor "Even a child is known by his actions, by whether his conduct is pure and right"(Proverbs 20:11). In the marketplace...

Sister Tarpley: Testing for Obedience

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "Test me, O LORD, and try me, examine my heart and my mind" (Psalm 26:2).  Throughout the Old Testament, we...

Rev. Adam Jefferson Richardson, Jr. selected to serve as Senior Bishop of the AME Church

NASHVILLE — Rev. Adam Jefferson Richardson, Jr. was installed as the Senior Bishop of the AME Church on June 26, during the AME Church’s...

Sister Tarpley: The Eternal Sales Call

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor                                      ...

Sister Tarpley: Follow God

"For My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways My ways, declares the LORD.   As the heavens are higher than the earth,...

Sister Tarpley: Death and Birth of a Vision

By Sister Shirley Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains...

Sister Tarpley: Know Your Armor

By Sister Shirley Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor "David fastened on his sword over the tunic and tried walking around, because he was not used to...

Sister Tarpley: The Proper Foundation

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor  Except the Lord build the house, they labor in vain that build it: except the Lord keep the city, the...

Latino Leaders Speak Out: Unity Needed to Prevent Injustices and Cultural Polarization

TAMPA - As more than 8,000 pastors from around the world gathered in Tampa for the 2019 International Pastors & Leadership Conference, Hispanic leaders assembled...

Dallas Holocaust Museum renews call for freedom of religion and to worship safely

Once again the faith community mourns and denounces a tragic shooting at a house of worship. As Passover was coming to an end, a...