African Methodist Episcopal Zion church welcomes new bishop
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 November 2008
Bishop Dennis V. Proctor 97th Bishop in succession of the A.M.E. Zion Church was elected July 18, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia. He is a native of Buffalo, New York. He received the Bachelor of Arts (Summa ... read more >>
Christian Right Regroups After Obama Victory
Written by Eric Gorski (Associated Press) 13 November 2008
Pundits declared evangelicals among of Election Day's losers. Conservative Christian leader James Dobson confessed he was grieving. Barry Lynn of Americans United for Separation of Church and State ... read more >>
KJLH Brings an Inspirational Groove to "A Taste of Soul"
Written by Olusheyi Banjo 27 October 2008
The intersection of Crenshaw and Rodeo was grooving for the third annual "A Taste of Soul" on Saturday. Radio station KJLH hosted the event that featured the best in gospel, jazz, funk, R&B ... read more >>
Darwin Hobbs Breaks “Gag Order” on Childhood Molestation:
Written by Mona Austin 09 October 2008
Darwin Hobbs Breaks “Gag Order” on Childhood Molestation: Singer confesses about his personal encounter with sexual abuse To tell or not to tell? For victims of childhood sexual abuse ... read more >>
“Season Of Thanksgiving” Fundraising Gala Honors Actor/Author Hill Harper
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 09 October 2008
Holman United Methodist Church’s Second Annual Fundraising Gala “Season of Thanksgiving” will be held on Thursday, October 30, at 6:00 p.m. at the Beverly Hills Country Club, 3084 ... read more >>
Rev. Dr. Lewis and Sudonna Logan:A Service of Appreciation
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 25 September 2008
Bethel AME LA, one of the most renowned churches in Los Angles, led by Rev. Dr. Lewis L. Logan, II, recently hosted an Appreciation Celebration in honor of the pastor and First Lady, Sudonna Moss-Logan, ... read more >>
Melodies of Encouragement Fill the Air at the 3rd Annual Compton Gospel Concert
Written by Niele Anderson 11 September 2008
The Compton Gospel Concert continues to provide the City of Compton and the greater Los Angeles area, a day of praise, encouragement, good eating and fellowship. If there had to be a theme is was knowing ... read more >>
Three Survival Facts All Christians Must Know:
Written by Dr. Tonya Lewis, Pastor One Faith Fellowship Church 24 July 2008
KJ- Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things into His hands, and that He was come from God, and went to God.  -St. John 13: 3 1st Fact- Jesus knowing that the Father had given all ... read more >>
Western Baptist State Convention Welcomes The National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 24 July 2008
As always we greet you in the name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. We are very excited about the Western Baptist State Convention’s Annual Session, August 3-8, 2008. Our Annual Session will ... read more >>
A.M.E. Zion Welcomes First Female Bishop
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 24 July 2008
Dr. Mildred “Bonnie” Hines, Pastor of First A.M.E. Zion Church, Los Angeles, made history on Friday when she was became the first female Bishop elected to serve in the African Methodist Episcopal ... read more >>
First United Methodist Church Welcomes New Pastor
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 24 July 2008
First United Methodist Church of Compton (FUMC) is pleased to welcome, their new senior pastor, Dr. Darnell Holmes! Dr. Holmes served for the last year and a half as a consultant/member with the Crossroads ... read more >>
AME’s Wonder Who will be the next Fifth District Bishop - Obama Speaks at Conference
Written by Niele Anderson 10 July 2008
The African Methodist Episcopal Church was established in Philadelphia in 1787 with a small group of dedicated servants of God Today the AME church has over 2,000,000 members and has over 7,000 congregations ... read more >>
Prophetess in the Pulpit:
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 03 July 2008
“In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their own creed and yours; whilst the charm of the study is in finding the agreements and identities in all ... read more >>
Gospel Legend Andraé Crouch
Written by Super User 19 June 2008
 Pastor Andrae Crouch Hosts Abstinence Town Hall Meeting “Every parent and child should question how safe is safe sex education,” said Desireé A. Harris, M.A., Executive Director ... read more >>

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Brookins Holds Annual Lay Day Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 May 2008
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church will hold its Annual Lay Day service on Sunday, May 25, at 3 p.m., announced Rev. Dr. Frederick O. Murph, senior minister. The service, sponsored by Brookins Lay ... read more >>
California Coalition of Religious and Social Conservatives Plan to Fight Same Sex Marriages in November
Written by Associated Press 22 May 2008
AP- A coalition of religious and social conservative groups is attempting to put a measure on the November ballot that would enshrine California’s current laws banning gay marriage in the state ... read more >>
Bishop Kirkland Speaks for AME Lay Organization Revival
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 01 May 2008
The Southern California Conference Lay Organization invites you to worship with them during their first Annual Spring Revival, Thursday May 8, 2008 and Friday May 9, 2008 at Price Chapel A.M.E. Church, ... read more >>
The Bible: Blacks’ Best Book?
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 17 April 2008
As books go, the Bible is the favorite among Blacks in the US according to a new Harris Poll. In fact, the polling of about 2,500 adults shows that it’s the hands down favorite among Americans, ... read more >>
Bishop Kenneth C. Ulmer Building a Legacy of Champions in Christ
Written by Niele Anderson 17 January 2008
At the ripe age of 60 Bishop Kenneth C. Ulmer is the third pastor of Faithful Central Bible Church. Over the past 25 years he has raised his membership to over 18,000, written four books, purchased ... read more >>
Bishop Turner Leads Clergy Council that Honors Dr. King
Written by Christine Sabathia 10 January 2008
Multi-Faith Prayer Breakfast and Community Day set for Jan. 19 The 12th Annual Community Day event is set for January 19 at Southwest College, and will begin at 8am with the 8th Annual Multi-Faith Prayer ... read more >>
Documentary Details Life of Bishop H.H. Brookins
Written by Christine Sabathia 22 November 2007
 Sentinel photo The life of Bishop H.H. Brookins (left) will be detailed in the soon-to-be-released documentary “The Bishop  That Makes a Difference,” produced by David Henry (right). ... read more >>
Southern California Choirs Stir Gospel Spirit October 13
Written by Niele Anderson 04 October 2007
From the soulful sounds of James Cleveland to the dancing, high-energy vocals of Kirk Franklin, gospel music does more than just sound sweet, it literally moves and uplifts its listeners. Whether it’s ... read more >>
Rev. Run Inks Book Deal
Written by Lisa Spivey, Sentinel Contributing Writer 21 June 2007
Rev. Run, known previously as the energetic rapper in the group Run DMC and now seen on the MTV reality show “Run’s House,” has just inked a deal with Gotham Books for more than $1 ... read more >>
Congresswoman Diane Watson, Guest Speaker for Guidance on May 20
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 16 May 2007
The Guidance Church of Religious Science located at 7225 Crenshaw Blvd. Los Angeles, Calif., will observe Women’s Day Sunday, May 20.Service will begin at 10:00 a.m., with a 15 minute pre-meditation ... read more >>
It's Time To Build Again!!
Written by Dr. Frank M. Reid III 18 April 2007
African-Americans are descendents of the first builders of great civilizations, empires and kingdoms!  Ancient civilizations in Ethiopia, Egypt, Mali and Ghana were known as places of great spiritual, ... read more >>