Monday, December 22, 2014
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A Thanksgiving message: Who will say ‘grace?'
Written by Barbara Bryant (Contributing Religion Writer) 26 November 2014
When my youngest son, Stedmon, was small, before each meal he would ask, "Who'll say grace?" I always responded, "I think this is a good day for Stedmon to say grace." My oldest son, Steven would usually ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 27
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 November 2014
Faithful Central Bible Church hosts ‘Jazz, Jeans and Java with First Lady Togetta Ulmer’ on November 29 at 4 p.m., at 321 North Eucalyptus Avenue in Inglewood, said Bishop Kenneth C. Ulmer, pastor. ... read more >>
Holman UMC cheers return of Rev. Sauls
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 20 November 2014
With cheers and applause, the congregation of Holman United Methodist Church welcomed the reappointment of Pastor Kelvin Sauls as spiritual leader of their parish.   During an afternoon reception on ... read more >>
First AME welcomes back Pastor & Lady Boyd
Written by Vicki Phillips & Christy Calvin (Contributing Writers) 20 November 2014
More than 350 members of First A.M.E. Church of Los Angeles (FAME) were on hand for a spirit-filled, outdoor reception to welcome Pastor J. Edgar Boyd for another year at the helm of the 142-year-old ... read more >>
LA churches plan Thanksgiving events
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 20 November 2014
Houses of worship throughout the southland will hold a variety of activities in observance of Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 27.  The public is welcome to participate in the worship and programs ... read more >>
Love, Peace & Happiness offers free Thanksgiving dinner
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 November 2014
  Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin and the members of Love, Peace and Happiness Church (LPH) will minister to the community through their Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner. The free event takes place ... read more >>
Murray Center & area churches promote health care enrollment
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 20 November 2014
The Cecil Murray Center for Community Engagement and the California Endowment are joining with local churches to encourage congregants to take advantage of health care options offered through the Affordable ... read more >>
Dr. Myles Munroe remembered as great leader
Written by Amen Oyiboke (Sentinel Staff Writer) 20 November 2014
    Dr. Myles Munroe, founder of Bahamas Faith International Ministries   On November 10, Dr. Myles Munroe died untimely in a plane crash on Grand Bahama Island.  Munroe, his wife, Ruth, ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 20
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 20 November 2014
KRST Unity Center of Afrakan Spiritual Science holds the Study of Classical African Civilizations Regional Conference on November 21 at 6:30 p.m., and November 22 at 9 a.m., at 7825 South Western Avenue ... read more >>
iMentor Global provides youth with ‘safe place to clear space’
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 November 2014
  Growing up in South Central Los Angeles, Rick McGregor was surrounded by negative role models. His parents, grandparents, uncles, and aunt all struggled with drug and alcohol abuse, leading him to ... read more >>
Price Chapel AME hosts singing ministers
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 November 2014
The musical talents of several local preachers take center stage at the 23rd Annual Singing Ministers Concert on Sunday, November 16, at 6 p.m., at Price Chapel A.M.E. Church, 4000 West Slauson Avenue ... read more >>
Love and Unity salutes Apostle & Lady Hill
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 November 2014
Love and Unity Christian Fellowship family will salute Apostle Ronald and Lady Osie L. Hill with the 22nd Pastoral Celebration on Friday, November 14, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, November 16, at 8 a.m. ... read more >>
Limit what you will allow in your yard
Written by Barbara Bryant (Contributing Religion Writer) 12 November 2014
If you've never been one who set boundaries in place, I can guarantee that, if you suddenly break out a new, never-been-used marker and draw a line in the sand, people are going to be upset, wondering ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 13
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 November 2014
Power of Praise Full Gospel Church hosts ‘A Call to the Prophets’ on November 14-15 at 1327 East Compton Boulevard in Compton, said Pastor Sondra Tate. The guest preachers are Pastor Calvin Sparks ... read more >>
Coney uses spoken word ministry to bless others
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 November 2014
Even as a child, Tymeka Coney knew that God had blessed her with many creative gifts.  She excelled in public speaking, writing and acting and often performed at church events and appeared in holiday-themed ... read more >>
Holman UMC hosts community forum on Ebola
Written by Christopher Johnson (Contributing Writer) 05 November 2014
Holman United Methodist Church and AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) hosted a panel discussion and community forum on October 30 focused on the global response to Ebola, the deadly virus that has claimed ... read more >>
McKinney-Lawrence pens ‘In The Stillness’
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2014
It’s a widely-adopted belief that everyone is put on earth for a reason. For some, it’s to educate, for others, it is to nurse those in need.  For the Rev. Theresa L. McKinney-Lawrence, an associate ... read more >>
First AME honors Rosie Tilles
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2014
Members of the First AME Church of Los Angeles joined family and friends of Rosie Tilles to celebrate her 104th birthday.  The party took place on October 18 at the St. John of God Retirement and Care ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 6
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 November 2014
Center of Hope hosts a town hall meeting on child welfare on November 7 at 11 a.m., at 9550 South Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles. The L.A. County Community Child Welfare Coalition sponsors the event ... read more >>
Kirkland Convenes Largest Regional Conference Ever
Written by Cora Jackson - Fossett, Religion Editor 31 October 2014
 Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr.       Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr., concluded the largest regional gathering of its kind on October 28 with more than 5,000 African Methodists in attendance.        ... read more >>
‘The Yes Show’ highlights kingdom workers
Written by Troy Tieuel (Contributing Writer) 30 October 2014
“Go get your blessing,” exclaims the singer featured on ‘The Yes Show’' website, and the show’s host and producer, LaCora Stephens, has no qualms about reiterating her show’s mission of highlighting ... read more >>
Bilateral symposium aims to revive LA’s communities
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 30 October 2014
In a historic demonstration of Christian unity, African American and Asian American faith leaders will present the first bilateral symposium in an effort to transform their communities. The conference, ... read more >>
St. John MBC salutes Pastor Brooks
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 30 October 2014
Pastor James A. Brooks will mark 64 years of outstanding Christian and community service at St. John Missionary Baptist Church.  In honor of his dedicated ministry, the congregation has invited the ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - October 30
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 30 October 2014
Second A.M.E. Zion Church sponsors the Friends and Family Festival on November 1 at 12 p.m., at 3612 West 64th Street in Inglewood, said Pastor George E. Kent.  Free food, arcade video games, a clown, ... read more >>
Spirit of Brenda energizes TOS Gospel Stage
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 23 October 2014
The Brenda Marsh-Mitchell Gospel Stage debuted with power at the 9th Annual Taste of Soul. Thanks to the huge stage backdrop featuring her image, the spirit of Brenda enveloped the air as artist ... read more >>



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