SOGBL to host church forum Saturday

by Walter Pierce

The State of Greater Black Lafayette, an organization comprising individuals, businesses and civic groups, will host a forum to explore issue related to African-American churches. "The State of the Black Church in Greater Lafayette" will be held from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Clifton Chenier Center.

According to the organization's Web site, the SOGBL forum series is designed "to provide timely and reliable assessments of the systemic and specific forces & events affecting the lives of African Americans in the Greater Lafayette community."

To find out more about the forum or SOGBL, send an e-mail to [email protected]