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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: RevAlethea@gmail.com

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Yes, Otha Thornton, President, National PTA, speaks out tonight about the importance of engaging males in key education issues that create an environment where students are motivated to achieve! 100 Black Men of America members have created an alliance (PTA MORE) dedicated to raising the level of engagement between students and the important men in their lives. Otha Thornton is the first African American male to preside as president of the National PTA. His education, professional experience, and family commitment enhance his leadership. Thornton received his bachelor's degree in urban studies from Morehouse College and a master's degree in communications from Michigan Technological University. He is a senior operations analyst with General Dynamics in Fort Stewart, Georgia. http://www.pta.org/ https://twitter.com/NationalPTA https://www.facebook.com/ParentTeacherAssociation https://www.youtube.com/user/nationalpta https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=18&v=-S08Xi24p7c http://onevoice.pta.org/
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