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Budget-protest rally offers mixed signals

...Things could be a whole lot worse," Price said.Not so for the state's poor, said the Rev. Brenda Kneece, the executive minister of the South Carolina Christian Action Council who is helping organize the Rally for a Moral Budget. She said the...
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Bill expands newborn havens

...and Gov. Mark Sanford still need to support the changes for the law to be changed. The Rev. Brenda Kneece, the executive minister for the South Carolina Christian Action Council, says she is worried that babies would be dropped off at empty...
Inspirational story can lift mood

...that out of the Rocket Club and Beard's leadership came some extremely successful and impressive people ... executives, ministers, ambassadors and even a Superior Court judge.The more I read her story, the more I forgot about my mood...
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Faith digest

...William D. Watley, the pastor of St. James AME Church in Newark, N.J.; the Rev. Matthew L. Watley, the executive minister of Reid Temple AME Church in Lanham, Md.; Dr. Walter Thomas Sr., the pastor, and Walter Thomas Jr., the...
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Religion News in Brief

...U.S. Protestant executive named a president of World Council of Churches GENEVA -- Bernice Powell Jackson, executive minister of justice ministries for the United Church of Christ, has been named a president of the World Council of Churches...
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South Carolina budget OK'd; backlash expected

...sending them to emergency rooms where everyone will pay more to treat them, said The Rev. Brenda Kneece, the executive minister of the South Carolina Christian Action Council."They don't connect the dots. For them, it's a bottom-line...
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System keeps black students trapped in low-performing schools

...the way and let us do it. Our children do not deserve to be failed any longer. Pastor Richard L. Davis is the executive minister and co-founder of Clergy for Education Options in Columbia, S.C.
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Churches unite against video poker

...November, there's going to be such a movement that people are going to be surprised," said the Rev. Wayne Bryan, executive minister of the South Carolina Christian Action Council. The council, a statewide public-policy agency for 16 Christian...
Ministers to tackle gambling

...educational funding apart from a lottery. "We will want to give equal strength to education," said the council's executive minister, the Rev. L. Wayne Bryan. "Our difficulty has been that in the current discussion, we've tied the whole...