Bright Hope Baptist Church

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Volunteers In Philadelphia Region Give Thanks By Giving Back

Most people think food when they think Thanksgiving. Some think shopping. But many think volunteering.

11/27/2014

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Philadelphia Lawyers To Host Town Hall To Educate Community On How To Interact With Police

The “Know Your Rights” Town Hall will answer questions like, what to do if police stop and frisk you, what to do if cops ask to search your car and when and where it’s appropriate to film police.

10/19/2014

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Philadelphia Church Hosts Dual-Focused Health Event

A Philadelphia church hosted an event Monday that offered free flu shots as well as help signing up for Obamacare.

01/20/2014

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Memorial Service Held For Former Congressman Gray

President Bill Clinton was among the many dignitaries who attended.

07/13/2013

(Dr. Arlene Ackerman, when she ran the Philadelphia school district.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Former Philadelphia Public School Superintendent Remembered At Memorial Service

Hundreds of people gathered at Bright Hope Baptist Church in North Philadelphia on Sunday to honor Former Philadelphia Public School Superintendent Doctor Arlene Ackerman, who died in February of pancreatic cancer.

03/03/2013

(Dr. Arlene Ackerman, when she ran the Philadelphia school district.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Local Memorial Service To Be Held For Former Superintendent Ackerman

Friends and colleagues in education will gather at 3 p.m. to remember the life of former schools superintendent Arlene Ackerman.

03/03/2013

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Local Pastors Unfazed By President Obama’s Support Of Gay Marriage

Bright Hope Baptist Church Pastor Kevin Johnson says the president’s pronouncement has no effect on the church.

05/15/2012

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