Houston Shares Wholeness in Christ Message with Women
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett Sentinel Religion Editor 22 August 2013
  Evangelist Margie Houston ministers during the service.  Love for Christ combined with helping women drives the ministry of Evangelist Margie Houston. As the founder of Wholistic Women in Christ, ... read more >>
New Antioch COGIC Plans Annual Youth Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 August 2013
Pastor Jeffery Lewis  The Youth Department of New Antioch Church of God in Christ will observe Annual Youth Day on Sunday, August 25, at 11 a.m., at 7826 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles.  “For ... read more >>
St. James AME Celebrates Godly Men
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Sentinel Religion Editor) 22 August 2013
   Rev. Sean and Rev. Johnetta Tarkington of St. James A.M.E. Church The Men’s Ministry of St. James A.M.E. Church will sponsor three events on the theme, ‘Men Under Construction – Road Work ... read more >>
Word of the Week- Without a Vision, You Perish
Written by Barbara Bryant, Sentinel Contributing Writer 22 August 2013
  Barbara Bryant Without a vision or prophetic revelation, you perish (Proverbs 29:18). One definition of the word "perish" in the Hebrew means to go backwards. When vision is lost, when vision is ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 22
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 22 August 2013
  Grant A.M.E. Church hosts ‘5 on 5 at 5’ on August 24, at 5 p.m., at 1129 Alamitos Avenue in Long Beach, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle.  Guest preachers are the Rev. N. W. Martin, Pastor Eagle, ... read more >>
Youth Excel at COR’s Summer Enrichment Academy
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 15 August 2013
The next generation of math scholars is prepared to soar, thanks to the Summer Enrichment Academy (SEA) sponsored by Pastor Mark E. Whitlock, Jr., and the members of Christ Our Redeemer (COR) A.M.E. ... read more >>
Women Take Center Stage at People's Independent
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 15 August 2013
The Women's Christian Fellowship of People's Independent Church of Christ presents its 75th Prayer Breakfast and Annual Day this weekend in the edifice at 5856 West Boulevard in Los Angeles. “We ... read more >>
Bible Quiz-o-Rama Sees Back-To-Back Winners!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 15 August 2013
  54th St. SDA Church team members celebrate back-to-back win at Bible Quiz-o-Rama 2013! Photo By Ned Lindsay On Saturday, June 29, the Los Angeles Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) churches of Los Angeles ... read more >>
iLive 2013
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 15 August 2013
  Pastor Shane B. Scott of Macedonia Baptist Church Come out for a weekend of entertainment, health and spirit at Macedonia Baptist Church Aug. 16-18. Starting on Friday, Aug. 16, the Chosen’s 1st ... read more >>
Second A.M.E. Observes 105th Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 August 2013
  A day-long celebration is planned as Second A.M.E. Church prepares to observe its 105th Anniversary on Sunday, August 18, at 5500 South Hoover Street in Los Angeles. Three worship services are set ... read more >>
New Mt. Calvary Celebrates Founder’s Day
Written by Minister Dawnesha Beaver (Contributing Writer) 15 August 2013
New Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate Founder’s Day 2013 on Sunday, August 18, at 3:30 p.m. The service is dedicated to the life and ministry of the founding pastor, the Rev. ... read more >>
Hattie Jordan Holds 98th Birthday Party at FAME
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 15 August 2013
  Applause, praise and cake accompanied the 98th birthday celebration for Mrs. Hattie Jordan. The event was held on July 31 during the Mid-week Worship and Prayer Service at First A.M.E. Church (FAME).  ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 15
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 15 August 2013
Holy Land Church of God in Christ welcomes Barbara Bryant as guest speaker at its Annual Women’s Conference on August 16 at 7 p.m., at 1024 North “G” Street in San Bernardino. Pastor Lenton and ... read more >>
Noble Writes Bridge-Building Books for Hip-Hop & Adult Generations
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 08 August 2013
Seeking to unite generations, the Rev. Dr. Derrick-Lewis Noble wrote children and adult versions of his new book to affirm that God is the source of hope for every era and situation. The book for adults ... read more >>
Henning Preaches at 111th Anniversary of Ward AME
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 August 2013
  Pastor Taurus L. Myhand and the Ward A.M.E. congregation will celebrate their 111th Church Anniversary on Sunday, August 11, at 10 a.m., at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles. The guest preacher ... read more >>
Forum Focuses on Sainthood for Sister Henriette
Written by Andrew Knox (Contributing Writer) 08 August 2013
  The Canonization of Sister Henriette Delille by the Catholic Church will be discussed at a forum on Sunday, August 11, at 5 p.m., at St. Eugene Church,  9506 Van Ness Avenue in Los  Angeles. Sister ... read more >>
Obamacare & Anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation
Written by Rev. Mark E. Whitlock, Jr. (Contributing Writer) 08 August 2013
Our nation cannot yet celebrate the freeing of slaves 150 years after Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation because the plight of Black poverty, unemployment, health care, housing and a variety of social ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 8
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 08 August 2013
  Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship UCC observes the eighth anniversary of Pastor James K. McKnight on August 11 at 4 p.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles. Pastor E.L. Williams, ... read more >>
Tragedy Turns Into a ‘Bravo’ for The Tankards
Written by Troy Tieuel (Crenshaw & Around Editor)) 04 August 2013
Tragedy can spin a life in unknown directions. Gospel artist and former NBA player Ben Tankard found his life going into a negative and unexpected realm, but instead of drowning in his own sorrows, he ... read more >>
BMC Plans Benefit for Dr. E. Wayne Gaddis
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 August 2013
The Baptist Ministers’ Conference of Los Angeles and Southern California (BMC) will host a Benefit Worship Service for the Rev. Dr. E. Wayne Gaddis, Sr., on Sunday, August 11, at 6:30 p.m. According ... read more >>
St. James AME Invites Youth to ‘Speak Out’
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 01 August 2013
St. James A.M.E. Church will host a ‘Speak Out’ to offer young people an opportunity to express their views on Trayvon Martin and the George Zimmerman verdict. The event will be held on Friday, ... read more >>
CME Banquet Salutes Outstanding Members
Written by Cora J. Fossett and Bettye F. Nichols 01 August 2013
An Awards Banquet Celebration will salute three outstanding members of the Southern California Region (SCR) of the Ninth Episcopal District of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. The gala event ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 1
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 01 August 2013
Pilgrim’s Hope Bible Church holds its ‘Sow-A-Seed’ Shopping Spree and Back-to-School event on August 3 at 12 p.m., at 7016 South Compton Avenue in Los Angeles. The Ladies Of Virtuous Essence Women’s ... read more >>
Words of the Week - Skittles & Bits
Written by Rev. Dr. Kelvin T. Calloway (Contributing Writer) 01 August 2013
 Scripture: Jeremiah 31:10-17 Like thousands of African Americans across this nation of ours, I am outraged over the not guilty verdict of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon ... read more >>
Dr. Whalen Jones Rejoices in 104 Years of Living
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 25 July 2013
The key to his long life is simple according to the Rev. Dr. Whalen S. Jones.   “The grace of God smiled upon me and kept me and brought me to where I am. I feel wonderful,” said Dr. Jones, who ... read more >>