Ebenezer Baptist Church

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4 Confederate flags were found at an MLK historical site in Georgia 

Employees of Atlanta’s historically black Ebenezer Baptist Church arrived to a grim surprise Thursday morning: four Confederate battle flags placed around the grounds. The church sits within the city’s Matin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. Police are investigating the possibility it was a hate crime.

Pastor Raphael Warnock Kicks Off New Baptist Covenant Summit; Challenges Black, White Baptists to Move Beyond Comfort Zones of Race

Pastor Raphael Warnock Kicks Off New Baptist Covenant Summit; Challenges Black, White Baptists to Move Beyond Comfort Zones of Race

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Raphael Warnock preaches during the opening session of the New Baptist Covenant Summit in Atlanta. (BNG photo by Bob Allen)

The current pastor of the spiritual home of Martin Luther King Jr. challenged a movement called the New Baptist Covenant to move beyond comfort zones of race and theology toward a “covenant community” characterized by “creative and redemptive agitation” necessary for…

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