M. Island released the single Oh Yeah! last year. However, he still felt compelled to do more and as a result, the album Free was created. M talks to Pastor Jaime about how the album came to be, his music,, faith, fashion and more.
Syracuse Community Connections aka South West Community Center has been serving the Syracuse community with a variety of services for over 30 years. Pastor Jaime talks to KC Pearson, Valarie Hill, and Larry Williams about services that SCC offers and why they are so important to our community.
Even though we're in mid November, winter has decided to make an early appearance here in Central New York. With frigid temperatures outside, it's time to turn our attention to fun winter activities. A new winter activity that is rapidly gaining popularity is the Winter Fair. It began this year and it's organizers were more than pleased at the public support. It promises to be a new winter tradition in Central New York....
Jubilee Homes will celebrate 20 years of one of it's fine programs and services, Urban Delights. Urban Delights is designed to teach youths how to grow fruits and vegetables as well as how to market them . The program was led for many years by Kristina Kirby who passed away unexpectedly. Her legacy will always shine through the accomplishments of Urban Delights. Pastor Jaime spoke with Twiggy Billue and Chellsea Jones about how...
Congressman Elijah Cummings passed away last week. It was a great loss not only for the House of Representatives, but for the whole country. He rose from humble beginnings to one of the highest posts in the United States House of Representatives, the chairman of the House Oversight and Reform committee. Pastor Jaime reflects on his life and legacy.
Pastor Jaime has a conversation with Rebecca Ortiz, assistant professor of communications at SU, and Angela Douglas, co-chair of Survivors Network and associate director of Vera House, about how stories of sexual and domestic violence are covered in the press.
There are redistricting plans for the Syracuse Common Council that are being discussed ahead of the November 5th elections. Your input is needed in these discussions and formulating a final plan, so there will be a series of meetings taking place around the area. Common Council President, Helen Hudson and Common Councilor Khalid Bey talk about the importance of your input and making an educated decision when voting.
Election season is upon us and there have been some important changes in New York State that we must all take note of. Pastor Jaime speaks with Dustin Czarny, Onondaga County Board of Elections Commissioner, about new deadlines and voting options.
Each year Power Perspectives dedicates it's shows in the month of October to topic of domestic violence. We begin this month's series talking about the annual report from Vera House. Pastor Jaime is joined by Angela Douglas, co-Chair of Survivors Network at Vera House, and Loren Cunningham, Director of Community Engagement and Prevention Strategy.
Pastor Jaime has been away from hosting duties on Power Perspectives over the last month or so to tend to affairs of his church. One of his undertakings was a trip to Kenya. He said the trip was eye opening for him. Here's our conversation.
This Saturday, Mary Nelson presents the 18 Annual Mary Nelson Youth Dayl BBQ. Along with the school supply give-away, BBQ, community resources, and so much more, will be top notch entertainment. The line up includes the Blacklites, Brownskin, Evangelist Tiffany Andrews and more. But, bringing their unique brand of gospel quartet singing to the the stage will be the Supreme 7. Pastor Jaime had a chance to speak with one of the found...
The FCA aka Fellowship of Christian Athletes provides youth athletes the opportunity to reach their God given potential by offering comprehensive athletic, spiritual, and leadership training in a camp setting. Shanay Bradley talks about the different sports camps that are being offered this summer.
Our community is facing a challenge in how to deal with use of force by the Syracuse Police Dept. following a viral video of a violent arrest. Pastor Jaime had a chance to sit down with Mayor Ben Walsh to talk about the controversy surrounding the use of force policy by the police dept.
We've all heard about the benefits of Say Yes to Education. Over the last 10 years, they have made the dreams of thousands of Syracuse City School District students come true by financially supporting their post high school education. Syracuse is celebrating 10 years of Say Yes to Education with a gala to be held on June 21st. Ahmeed Turner of Say Yes to Education speaks to Pastor Jaime about the commemoration.
We honor Black History Month by highlighting shows that explore icons, change-makers, the history of civil rights, and overall Black voices. Enjoy a moving and inspirational group of podcasts that will expand your knowledge of Black History.…