Price Chapel Helps Children of Incarcerated Parents
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
In the spirit of Christmas, Pastor Cedric V. Alexander and the members of Price Chapel A.M.E. Church are helping children of incarcerated parents have a more enjoyable season. On Sunday, December 15, ... read more >>
CMEs Plan Leadership Training & Mid-Winter Council
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 December 2013
Bishop James B. Walker, presiding prelate, and Lady Delois Walker will convene the 2013 Leadership Training School and Mid-Winter Council Meeting of the Southern California Region of the Ninth Episcopal ... read more >>
Bishop Kirkland Preaches at First AME
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr., will be the guest preacher on Sunday, December 8, at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at First A.M.E. Church, 2270 Harvard Boulevard in Los Angeles. “The life-changing messages delivered ... read more >>
People’s Independent Hosts Dorinda Clark Cole
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
  Gospel icon Dorinda Clark Cole will join Bishop Craig A. Worsham in welcoming Christian singers, musicians, praise dancers and play writers to the inaugural Los Angeles Singers & Musicians Arts ... read more >>
Advent Message - Defanging and Defeating the Devil
Written by Pastor W. Monroe Campbell (Contributing Writer) 05 December 2013
Scripture: Luke 22:41-42 We have come to that season that we know as Advent.  Conceptually, the word derived from the Biblical word, ‘Parousia,’ that is associated with the ‘Coming of the Lord.’ Given ... read more >>
Mount Sinai Holds ‘Make A Difference Day’
Written by Tonya E. Durrell (Contributing Writer) 05 December 2013
Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church (MSMBC) has done it again! For the fifth year running, Pastor George E. Hurtt and MSMBC volunteers rallied together for a successful “Make a Difference Day.” The ... read more >>
Grant – LA Welcomes New Pastor
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 December 2013
The Rev. Dr. James Arthur Rumph is the new pastor of Grant A.M.E. Church, located at 10435 South Central Avenue in the Watts community of Los Angeles. Appointed in October by Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - December 5
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship, UCC holds its Annual Christmas Concert on December 6 at 7 p.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor James K. McKnight. Special ... read more >>
FAME Hosts ‘Welcome Back Reception’ for The Boyds
Written by Marye Barnett (Contributing Writer) 28 November 2013
On Thursday, November 14, all roads led to Charles R. Drew University as First African Methodist Episcopal Church (FAME), Drew University President David M. Carlisle, city officials, community leaders, ... read more >>
Historic Footage Airs on Jubilee Showcase Anniversary Show
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 28 November 2013
Fifty years ago, Sid Ordower stepped out on faith to pitch a gospel show featuring African American acts to television broadcasters. With civil rights conflicts at its height and race relations deteriorating ... read more >>
Shepherd Headlines 1st Ladies Luncheon
Written by Tonya E. Durrell (Contributing Writer) 28 November 2013
First ladies from across Los Angeles County converged on the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on November 16 for the Third Annual First Ladies Health Initiative Luncheon (FLHI).   The women met to consider the ... read more >>
King Jesus Bible Way COGIC Holds Women’s Day
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 28 November 2013
First Lady Margie Houston (left) led a spirit-filled Women’s Day service on November 17, at King Jesus Bible Way Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles. As Evangelist Stephanie Jefferson (right) testified ... read more >>
Words of the Week - When I Think, I Thank
Written by Barbara Bryant (Contributing Religion Writer) 28 November 2013
Thanksgiving has two good words. They are "thanks" and "giving." The word "thanks" means a good feeling that you have towards someone who has helped you and given something to you. The word "giving" ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 28
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 28 November 2013
Ruach Christian Community Fellowship participates in the 43rd Annual Mozel Sanders Thanksgiving Dinner on November 28 with worship service at 10 a.m., and dinner for 300 people at 11 a.m., at 425 South ... read more >>

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Benton Launches 24-7 Online Gospel Station
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 21 November 2013
When God says move, believe that He’s prepared the way, even if it’s not readily apparent. Just ask Dewayne Benton, who traveled across the country to launch holywoodradio.com, a new 24-hour gospel ... read more >>
Skid Row Ministry Marks 5th Year
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 21 November 2013
Open Door Skid Row Ministry and Feeding, a sidewalk church in the heart of Skid Row, will celebrate its 5thAnniversary on Friday, November 29, at 7 p.m., and on Sunday, December 1, at 3 p.m., at 506 ... read more >>
Grant AME-LA Presents 15th Annual Concert
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 November 2013
The Adult Choir of Grant A.M.E. Church - Los Angeles will celebrate their 15th year under the direction of Byron J. Smith on Sunday, November 24, at 4 p.m., with a variety of anthems, hymns and gospel ... read more >>
LPH Serves Free Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 November 2013
Thanksgiving is a time of giving thanks and sharing, so Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin and the Love, Peace and Happiness Family Church will reflect that spirit with their Annual Pre-Thanksgiving ... read more >>
The ROCK to Share 500 Thanksgiving Food Boxes
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 November 2013
The ROCK Christian Fellowship will distribute 500 boxes of food for the Thanksgiving holiday on Saturday, November 23. Officially called ‘Renewable Hope Thanksgiving Food Project 2013,’ the giveaway ... read more >>
Scholar-Athletes Soar at FKCP School
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 21 November 2013
Anika Washington and Mati Butler are among the many scholar/sports stars at Frederick K.C. Price III School (FKCP). Their achievements are not surprising considering the school’s acclaimed reputation. ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - November 21
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 21 November 2013
Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church presents the ‘Rated "I" for "Intimacy" Conference 2013’ on November 23 at 9 a.m.,  at 46 Maxwell in Irvine, said Pastor Mark E. Whitlock, Jr. The  Young Adult/Singles ... read more >>
Holy Hands Offers Free Grooming at Holiday Event
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 14 November 2013
Adding an extra element to holiday outreach, Holy Hands Ministry will provide free professional grooming during the Thanksgiving season to those in need. Thanks Giving Beauty Day takes place on Monday, ... read more >>
Blackmon Performs at Upcoming Concert
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 14 November 2013
Legendary broadcaster Pres Blackmon will emcee and perform on Sunday, November 17, at 6 p.m., at the 22nd Annual Singing Ministers’ Concert held at Price Chapel A.M.E. Church, 4000 West Slauson Avenue ... read more >>
Bethel AME Celebrates 92nd Anniversary
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 14 November 2013
Pastor Kelvin T. Calloway and the congregation of Bethel A.M.E. Church plan a two-day celebration to recognize their 92nd anniversary of ministry and service in South Los Angeles. The observance begins ... read more >>
Is Procrastination Your Priority?
Written by Larry Buford (Contributing Writer) 14 November 2013
We all do it. Sometimes we put things off, and put things off up until the last minute. It’s those dreaded things like income taxes, or spring cleaning. I have a problem with cleaning my office – ... read more >>