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The Church of God in Christ has long held its annual Holy Convocation in Memphis, Tenn. How long? More than 100 years. But come 2010, the historically black Pentecostal denomination will hold its meeting in St. Louis. “Memphis is our home,” said COGIC Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake in a statement. “We love this city, […]

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Adelle M. Banks

Adelle M. Banks is production editor and a national correspondent at RNS. She joined the staff in 1995 after working for more than 10 years at daily newspapers in the upstate New York communities of Binghamton and Syracuse, The Providence Journal and the Orlando Sentinel.

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