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Rooftop Revelations: Pastor Brooks shares the lesson he learned from Thomas Sowell on school choice

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What follows has been lightly edited. We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words. Today, I want to talk to you about something that is very dear to my heart....

After 8 year old girl killed, an outraged Pastor Brooks asks if there’s any hope for Chicago

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What follows has been lightly edited. We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words.  I just learned that over an hour ago, an eight-year-old girl was shot in t...

Rooftop Revelations: Pastor Brooks on growing up without a father and what saved him

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But many children are not lucky. This issue of abandonment has far-reaching consequences, not only for the child but society-at-large.  Pastor Corey Brooks was a fatherless child. When he found his calling to set up ...

5 kids shot in Chicago — Pastor Brooks asks where is BLM, NAACP?

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We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words.  Tonight, my heart breaks.  One of the reasons why I'm on this roof and in this tent is to bring to you the awar...

Chicago pastor spending 100 nights on frigid rooftop to bring attention to crime: ‘We’re stopping violence’

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Fox News enterprise reporter Lawrence Jones, Project H.O.O.D. director Brian Alexander, and a graduate of the program, Devin Howard, joined the pastor on a Chicago rooftop to discuss how the organization is raising a...

Rooftop Revelations: On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Pastor Brooks rejects three critical race theory lies

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What follows has been lightly edited. We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words.  CHICAGO – Today, I want to share with you something that has been a hot to...

Rooftop Revelations: Lowering standards for Black teens is ‘the last thing we need,’ Pastor Brooks says

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On day 46 of his 100-day rooftop vigil, Brooks woke up troubled by a story he’d heard coming out of Oak Park, a Chicago suburb. The pastor was bothered to learn that Oak Park and the River Forest High School Board of...

Rooftop Revelations: Pastor Corey Brooks reflects on 2021 and looks ahead to a brighter 2022

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What follows has been lightly edited. We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words.  Hello, everybody. Can you believe it? I'm still here and it's a new year, ...

Chicago pastor hopes community center will push South Side over ‘tipping point’ and create permanent change

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The pastor has yet to reach this tipping point, and that is why he has been holding a 100-day rooftop vigil to raise funds for a building to house Project H.O.O.D., his long-running community center. He has taken the...

Rooftop Revelations: Pastor Brooks on the importance of fathers, and how to help fatherless youths

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On the 36th day of his 100-day rooftop vigil to raise funds to build a community center — also described as an opportunity center — Pastor Corey Brooks spoke with Tim Richards who grew up with a father and is a pipef...

Rooftop Revelations: Pastor Brooks spends Christmas on a Chicago rooftop, reminds everyone you can bounce back

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What follows has been lightly edited. We strongly encourage you to watch the accompanying video so you may hear the pastor in his own words.  I woke up this morning thinking that I wanted to wish everyone a very Merr...

Rooftop Revelations: Faced with doubters, Pastor Brooks forges ahead, saving one life at a time

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When the pastor recently began his 100-day rooftop vigil in the biting cold weather with the goal of raising millions for a much-needed community center, the doubters renewed their grousing. The pastor said he receiv...

Rooftop Revelations: Cruelest part of South Side Chicago violence is its senselessness, pastor says

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Pastor Corey Brooks found himself facing this question when he woke up on the 31st day of his 100-day rooftop vigil to raise funds for a community center designed to counter this senseless violence.  "This morning I ...

Chicago Rooftop Revelations: Pastor compares South Side violence to cancer, ‘you see it spreading’

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He could not put his finger on why. He understood the neighborhood’s desire to do something to counter the rise in carjackings, home invasions and shootings. After all, he has been fighting that same violence for the...

Chicago rooftop revelations: Mentorship is the key to transforming people’s lives for the better, pastor says

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As the rooftop campfire burned brightly, the pastor asked Purcell what led him to become a mentor. He replied that it was simply just having "a heart for the people that are having to live in conditions that just don...

Chicago rooftop revelations: Increased violent crime is a sign of ‘bad faith,’ pastor says

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"When you have youths smashing glass and stealing $ 2 million worth of stuff, that’s a sign that the glue holding our society is definitely weakening," said the pastor.  The pastor has spent the last 20 years workin...

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