Archive for the ‘Faith’ Category

R.I.P. Bishop Rance Allen ( Nov. 28, 1948 – Oct. 31, 2020)

Gospel legend Bishop Rance Allen has died at the age of 71. The minister of the Church of God in Christ (COGIC) passed away on Saturday morning at a midwestern care facility. “While recovering from a medical procedure at Heartland ProMedica [in Sylvania, OH], Bishop Rance Allen passed away around 3 AM this morning,” said Allen’s wife, Ellen, and manager, Toby Jackson on Facebook.

Rance Allen
Rance Allen at BET’s 13th Annual “Celebration of Gospel”

“While recovering from a medical procedure at Heartland ProMedica (in Sylvania, Ohio), Bishop Rance Allen passed away around 3 a.m. this morning,” said Allen’s wife, Ellen Allen, and his manager, Toby Jackson, in a joint statement released on Oct. 31.

Something About the Name Jesus – The Rance Allen Group feat. Kirk Franklin

R.I.P. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014)

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou born Marguerite Ann Johnson; April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014) was an American author and poet. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry, and is credited with a list of plays, movies, and television shows spanning more than fifty years. She received dozens of awards and over thirty honorary doctoral degrees. Angelou is best known for her series of seven autobiographies, which focus on her childhood and early adult experiences. The first, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969), tells of her life up to the age of seventeen, and brought her international recognition and acclaim.

Prime example of why I love R&B!!

Came across this the other day and this is a prime example of why I love R&B the songs have so much to say!!!!

 

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