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RevUp with Rev. Alethea


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“Rev UP with Rev. Alethea” airs on Tuesdays at 7 PM (EST) and is hosted by Rev. Dr. Alethea Smith-Withers. To talk to the host or a guest during the show, dial (347) 945-7723. This “keeping it real” show is about LIFE… and ministers to the people of God through all phases of their experience, even up to the Higher Life of the Spirit. So, topics for discussion include everything from pop culture to politics, sexuality to spirituality, education to economics. Rev. Alethea is the Founder and Pastor of the Pavilion of God – a Baptist Church located at 6401 Chillum Pl, NW, Washington, DC. She is an avowed seeker of truth and “revs up”, accelerates and energizes your thinking about life and all of its complexities and contradictions! In addition, to being a pastor, Rev. Alethea is a Pastoral Counselor and Imago Therapy Life Coach who shares her counseling insights about individual emotional healing, relationships, and parenting. She is the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC), the national community of religious and spiritual people, denominations, and organizations from all faith traditions dedicated to achieving reproductive justice. This woman of God is also thankful to be a Breast Cancer “overcomer” and leads a faith-based ministry, STAND, that seeks to advance breast cancer awareness and prevention among African American women and women of color. From coast to coast, she provides leadership training for both ministers and lay leaders and is a professional facilitator and a frequent guest preacher. She is a wife, mother, and proud and doting grandmother. The Pavilion of God - Worship is on Sundays at 12:30 PM at 6401 Chillum Pl, NW, Wash, DC 20012; Bible Study, Thurdays, 6:30PM; Prayer Line every Wednesday 6AM and 12 noon (EST) Dial 605-475-4333 Access Code 213781 Contact:

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Tonight's show is a repeat of a popular show from Feb 2014. Enjoy! How To Win In Life In A Greater Way, written by the Reverend Ronald Cooper, is an incredible divinely inspired anointed resource. It is a one-of-a-kind resource which... more

TONIGHT's show is a repeat from Aug 27, 2013... ENJOY! The Rev. Graylan S. Haglar is the Senior Minister of Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ in Washington, DC. He has a leading presence with Respect DC, a coalition... more

The show is initially aired Feb 18, 2014. You are invited to share in a candid discussion about what God is doing in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area from the perspective of Rev. Ricky Creech, Executive Director/Minister of... more

On July 18, 2012, Subira Folami had a bilateral mastectomy. On July 29, 2010, Alethea Smith-Withers had a unilateral mastectomy. Breast cancer doesn't define Subira or Alethea! Albeit breast cancer has had its impact on the lives of both of... more

This is a a repeat of a July 2013 show about Homecomers. If you have never heard the terminology, ?homecomer? used with respect to returning ex-offenders, it would be wise to listen to this show! Listen as CURTIS... more

Akira Brown and LaTrice Clayburn are the first students to be interviewed in a series entitled, Focus on African American College Students. Akira Brown, born and raised in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area, is a 19 year old rising... more

Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. is the new CEO & President of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and the President of Education Online Services Corporation. Additionally, Dr. Chavis is the President and CEO of the... more

Join Rev Alethea and celebrate the 1st Anniversary of Rev UP with Rev Alethea BlogTalk Radio Show! We'll talk with a few previous guests and with LISTENERS!! This First Anniversary show is a celebration with listeners,... more

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