Maywood Organization to Give Away $5K in Scholarships

Friday, July 14, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews The West Suburban Community Development Corporation, an organization affiliated with Miracle Revival Cathedral in Maywood, has created a relatively unconventional college scholarship. Applicants will need to be more than good scholars to receive the money — they’ll need to have ideas for changing their communities, said Jay Watts, who wrote the “Make a Change” scholarship. … Continue reading Maywood Organization to Give Away $5K in Scholarships

Photo Essay: During a Ceremony Held in Their Honor, Area Pastors Got to Relax in the Pews for a Change

A Feb. 19 event at Second Baptist Church in Maywood honored the area’s pastors and religious leaders. | Sebastian Hidalgo/Village Free Press Monday, February 20, 2017 || By Sebastian Hidalgo || @maywoodnews On Sunday, the Second Baptist Church in Maywood held a special black tie ceremony honoring Proviso Township’s pastors and particularly its own of 56 years — the Rev. Wallace W. Sykes. At 93, … Continue reading Photo Essay: During a Ceremony Held in Their Honor, Area Pastors Got to Relax in the Pews for a Change

As One Miracle on St. Charles Rd. Ends, Another May Be in the Works

Rev. DeAndre Patterson, pastor of Miracle Revival Cathedral in Maywood, with parishioners and organizers of an annual resource fair and parade the church hosts. The event’s primary planner, church member Bonnie Stegall (pictured below with her daughter and granddaughter), said this year’s event may be the last one she organizes. The church’s plans for the future, however, are only just heating up, say its founder.  Wednesday, … Continue reading As One Miracle on St. Charles Rd. Ends, Another May Be in the Works