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100

What do CIPI and OTOG mean?

Can I Push It? and Old Testament Original Gangsta; these are our virtual Bible studies led by Pastor Wesley and Dr. Judy.

100

Who first testified of Christ's resurrection?

Mary Magdalene 

100

Approximately how many members does ASBC have?

Approximately 12,000 members. ASBC has been graced to grow considerably during the Covid-19 pandemic. 

100

Who was the first Black woman to run for president as part of the big two political parties? 

Shirley Chisholm; She ran for president in 1972 and was also the first Black woman elected to congress in 1968.
100

Who is the main artist on the song "Jesus Walks"

Kanye West

200

According to Pastor Wesley in his "All In the Family" series, there are no what? This also was a title of one of the sermons.

There are No Huxtables

200

Who physically wrestled with God in Penuel? 

Jacob

200

Who brought Pastor Wesley's vision for "Village" to fruition?

Rev. Elijah McDavid III

200

In what state was Nat Turner's Rebellion?

Virginia; it took place in Southhampton County, Virginia.

200

What is currently the top social media platform?

Facebook

300

The most repeated phrase in the Bible is "do not be afraid." In response to this, Pastor preached a sermonic series this January entitled what?

"I Shall Not Fear"

300

Whose book in the Bible does not mention God? This is also the only biblical book that does not mention God and for this reason, its inclusion was debated. 

Esther

300

How many pastors, including Rev. Dr. Faye Savage Gunn, has Alfred Street had?

Nine

300

Why was Claudette Colvin not the catalyst for the Montgomery Bus Boycott? Claudette refused to give up her seat, challenging the law 9 months before Rosa Parks. (There are multiple reasons, name at least correct one)

She was a teenager

She was pregnant

She was not "fair-skinned"

She did not have "good" hair

300

What does "no cap" mean?

No lie

400

What sermon of Pastor Wesley's takes its name from Bing Crosby's Christmas song, "Do You Hear What I Hear?"

Do You See What I See? Sermon from Jan. 11, 2021

400

Who was the first Christian martyr?

Stephen
400

Who was pastor of ASBC before Rev. Peterson?

Rev. Andrew Adkins

400

Who was the first African American to publish a book of poetry?

Phyllis Wheatley; her book, Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral, was published in 1773.

400

What popular 2016 song by Beyoncé featured scenes from New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, protests against police brutality, and celebration of Black culture in its music video?

Formation

500

In Pastor's Palm Sunday sermon, "I'm Speaking," Pastor Wesley shares that his father bought him a car and taught him that he must trust that the purchaser of the car knows best how to care for it. What make, model, and/or color(s) was this car?

It was a 1988 2-door black and gold Acura Integra

500

Who was the first person in the Bible (Old Testament) to name God and what was this name?

Hagar; El Roi OR The God who sees

500

Alfred Street Baptist Church was the first in Virginia to do what?

Ordain an African American women minister.; In 1980, ASBC ordained the first African American woman minister in Virginia. 

ASBC was also among the first to ordain women as "deacons" in 1979.

500

Who was the first openly gay black man to be elected to congress in Nov. 2020?

Ritchie Torres; Ritchie was elected to represent New York state's 15th Congressional District.

500

Which actor voiced both Darth Vader and The Lion King‘s Mufasa?

James Earl Jones

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