Apr 24, 2011 1:02 PM by AP posted By James H Egbert

First Family stays close to home for historically linked Easter

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama family attended Easter services at a Washington church founded by freed slaves. Members of the Shiloh Baptist Church broke into applause as the first family walked to a second-row pew. Founded in 1863, Shiloh Baptist is one of the oldest African-American congregations in the city. It's located about two miles north of the White House.


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