Congregational Church Sings for Christmas
Written by Ashley Faatoalia (Contributing Writer) 20 December 2012
The spirit of Christmas was alive and well at the Annual Christmas Concert held at the Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship on December 14. Presented by the Sanctuary Choir directed by Mr. ... read more >>
Music Flows at Wilshire UMC Concert
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 20 December 2012
Classical, traditional, gospel and folk music flowed with beautiful, anointed voices at the Annual Christmas Concert held December 16 at Wilshire United Methodist Church. Under the direction of Music ... read more >>
Empowered by God, FAME Moves Forward
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 15 December 2012
  First A.M.E. Church appeared in news headlines for the second consecutive week when members filed a civil lawsuit on December 4 to regain control of finances and nonprofits owned by the historic congregation. A ... read more >>
Editorial: Moving From Mess to Ministry!
Written by Rev. Mark E. Whitlock II 15 December 2012
We are the African Methodist Episcopal Church (A.M.E.). God called the A.M.E. Church into being in 1787 when a group of Black slaves ministered through the mess created by racism, oppression, rape, lynching ... read more >>
Transfiguration Prepares for Concert
Written by Alice Williams (Contributing Writer) 13 December 2012
The choir of Transfiguration Catholic Church is on the fast track of rehearsals as its members prepare for their upcoming Annual Christmas Concert to be held on Sunday, December 16 at 7 p.m., at 2515 ... read more >>
Angel Tree Sunday Set at Price Chapel
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 December 2012
  Displaying the spirit of Christmas, Pastor Cedric V. Alexander and members of Price Chapel A.M.E. Church are helping children of incarcerated parents have a more enjoyable season. On Sunday, December ... read more >>
Paredes Performs for Christmas
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 December 2012
Promising rejoicing music and ministry, Pastor D.T. Paredes will perform live at ‘A Soul Stirring Christmas.’ The fundraising concert takes place on Saturday, December 15, at 6 p.m., at Avalon Zion ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - December 13
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 December 2012
St. James A.M.E. Church will begin its Finish Strong Revival on December 14 at 7 p.m., at 655 West 70th Street in Los Angeles. Pastor Sean and the Rev. Johnetta Tarkington are the hosts. The Rev. Rosalynn ... read more >>
Finish Strong Revival Begins
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 10 December 2012
Bishop Noel Jones of the City of Refuge and the Rev. Rosalynn Brookins  of Walker Temple A.M.E. Church will headline the ‘Finish Strong Revival’ at St. James A.M.E. Church, 655 West 70th St. in ... read more >>
St. James Embraces Tarkington Team
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
The Rev. Sean Tarkington is a young pastor with spiritual understanding,  educational qualifications, and an equally prepared wife, the Rev. Johnetta Toodle-Tarkington. Witnessing their vision and ... read more >>
Trinity Collects New Blankets for Homeless
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
For the sixth consecutive year, the Homeless Ministry of Trinity Baptist Church will hold its Annual Blanket Drive to distribute to residents on Los Angeles Skid Row. Contributions will be accepted ... read more >>
Early Registration Ends Soon for Conference
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
Blessed Ministries Interdenominational Ministry is gearing up its 9th Healing and Deliverance Conference on April 25-27, 2013. ‘Generational Breakthrough,’ will be held at the Four Points Sheraton ... read more >>
Legal Clinic Focuses on Mortgage Relief
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
Property owners having challenges paying their monthly mortgage may benefit from attending the free presentation sponsored by Brookins Free Legal Clinic on Saturday, December 8 at 2 p.m. The session ... read more >>
COR Forum Denounces OC Hate Crime
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
Condemning the recent hate crimes against a Yorba Linda family, the Rev. Mark E. Whitlock II will join other Orange County organizations in presenting ‘Stand Up & Speak Out’ to demonstrate their ... read more >>
Keys to Preach at CME Mid-Winter Event
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
Bishop James B. Walker, presiding prelate of the Ninth Episcopal District of the C.M.E. Church, will convene the Southern California Region (SCR) Mid-Winter Council from Friday, December 7, through Saturday, ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - December 6
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 06 December 2012
Word of Life Christian Bookstores are collecting unwrapped toys for children in need. Donations may be dropped off at 6321 West Boulevard or 7223 South Main Street both in Los Angeles. The toys will ... read more >>
Concert Benefits Women’s Christian Sanctuary
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 December 2012
Radio personality Pat Prescott will emcee a benefit concert for Ruby’s House  featuring Chosen Gospel Recovery Singers, Voices of the Temple ╨ the musical ministry of Bryant Temple AME; the Word ... read more >>
LA Ministers’ Wives Hold Installation
Written by Cora J. Fossett and Edna Conner-Ewell 29 November 2012
The 81-year-old legacy continues for the Interdenominational Ministers’ Wives and Widows Council of Los Angeles and Vicinity. On Saturday, December 8 at 12 noon, the group will induct its 46th president ... read more >>
CMEs Gather for Mid-Winter Council
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 November 2012
Bishop James B. Walker, presiding prelate of the Ninth Episcopal District of the C.M.E. Church, will convene the Mid-Winter Council of the Southern California Region (SCR) next week.  The annual symposium ... read more >>
Mt. Olive COGIC Plans Men and Women’s Day
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 November 2012
Annual Men and Women’s Day at Pacific Mount Olive Church of God In Christ will present Evangelist Beverly Willis ministering in song and word on Sunday, December 9, at 3:30 p.m., at 1385 East 21st ... read more >>
Word of Life Offers New Randy Simmons Book
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 November 2012
Jonathan Curtiss of Word of Life Christian Bookstores displays ‘41 D – Man of Valor,’ the new book about LAPD Officer Randy Simmons written by his wife, Lisa.  The story covers Randy’s multifaceted ... read more >>
Phillips Temple Ushers Note 82nd Year
Written by Richard E. Lee (Contributing Religion Writer) 29 November 2012
The Senior Usher Board of Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church celebrated its 82nd Anniversary in a dynamic worship service on November 25.  ‘For Even the Son of Man Came Not to be Served, But to Serve,’ ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 29
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 November 2012
KRST Unity Center of Afrakan Spiritual Science will feature a lecture series at 7825 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. The topics are ‘Cleopatra and her Dynasty’ on November 30 at 6:30 p.m. ... read more >>
McLeod Aims for ‘Increase’ at Brookins
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 22 November 2012
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church is under new leadership in the person of the Rev. Gregory Keith McLeod I, the youngest pastor ever assigned to head the 34-year-old ministry. But, although he’s only ... read more >>
Open Door Skid Row Ministry Marks 4th Year
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 22 November 2012
Open Door Skid Row Ministry and Feeding, a sidewalk church in the heart of Skid Row, will celebrate its 4thAnniversary on November 25, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., on the corner of 5th Street and San Pedro ... read more >>