Category: Religion

Maywood Clergy Organization Launches New Urban First Responders Team

Saturday, October 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Members of Proviso Township Ministerial Alliance Network’s Urban First Responders Team. | Courtesy Bishop Reginald J. Saffo 

Patients at Loyola University Medical Center who have been victimized by violence now have additional support with the launch of an Urban First Responders Team.

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Maywood Church Vandalized, Robbed And Desecrated

Saturday, October 13, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A screen grab from the ABC 7 news report on Salem Tabernacle Church, which was robbed, vandalized and desecrated. | ABC 7 

A church in Maywood was robbed and vandalized on Oct. 12, according to an ABC 7 news report.

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Rev. Wallace Wyatt Sykes, Revered Maywood Religious Leader, Dies At 94

Saturday, May 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 5/20/18

Featured image: Rev. Wallace W. Sykes, center, during an event at his Maywood church in 2016. | File 

Rev. Wallace Wyatt Sykes, the longtime pastor of the more than century-old Second Baptist Church in Maywood — who was so influential in the village that a portion of Washington Boulevard, as well as a post office, were named in his honor — died on Saturday. He was 94 years old.

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