- Grand Rapids' oldest black Baptist church marks anniversary Updated: Nov-25-15 5:15 am
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - Messiah Missionary Baptist Church in Grand Rapids was the realization of one pioneering woman's dream.
- Religious sect elder convicted in Germany of hitting child Updated: Nov-23-15 7:53 am
BERLIN - A 54-year-old elder from a Christian sect in southern Germany has been convicted of causing bodily harm by hitting a child in his care with a 1.2-meter (four-foot) switch. He was sentenced to six months probation.