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Black Christian News Roundup

Election reflections, spiritual expressions virtual event, Juan and Lisa Winans on faith, marriage, and COVID, and more…

‘Homeless Jesus’ sculpture goes viral after 911 call

Recently, a life-size bronze sculpture of Jesus, called Homeless Jesus, went viral after someone made a 911 call about a homeless man on a bench. The bronze sculpture by Canadian artist Timothy Schmalz depicts Jesus, identifiable by the wounds on his feet, sleeping on a street bench wrapped in a blanket.

Tip Your Cap to the Negro Leagues!

Former presidents and scores of baseball players, professional athletes, sports executives, entertainers, journalists, and more join in an unprecedented tribute to the 100th anniversary of the founding of baseball’s Negro Leagues.