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Whitlock Appointed Kappa Western Province Chaplain
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 09 August 2012
    God uses busy people and the Rev. Mark Whitlock illustrates the truth of that adage. With a full schedule as husband, father and pastor of the 2,500-member Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church ... read more >>
Southern Preacher Follows Tradition of Episcopal Father
Written by Erroll Parker (Contributing Religion Writer) 09 August 2012
  There has been a breath of fresh air flowing through Grant A.M.E. Church in Long Beach since November 2011 when the Rev. Taurus L. Myhand was appointed as the senior pastor. The Rev. Myhand’s appointment ... read more >>
Transfiguration Catholic School – A Legacy of Learning
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 09 August 2012
  Transfiguration Catholic School is a cornerstone in the Leimert Park area of Los Angeles. With a motto of ‘A Legacy of Learning,’ the institution is entering its 70th year of educating and preparing ... read more >>
Gospel Messenger: Pastor Kelvin Sauls
Written by Tori Bailey (Contributing Religion Writer ) 09 August 2012
  It is now Rev. Sauls’ sixth week as the senior pastor of Holman United Methodist Church, a pillar in the community at large located in the West Adams District at 3320 West Adams Boulevard in Los ... read more >>
Words of the Week: The Power of Agreement
Written by Rev. Dr. James A. Jenkins, Sr. 09 August 2012
  One assignment this year was to bring three goals. I wanted to enter in agreement with our congregation at the point of their need. Let your goals be a point of contact for releasing faith with ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 9
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 09 August 2012
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church will host a Summer Health Fair and Legal Clinic on August 11, at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, said Pastor C. Dennis Williams. The fair starts at 10 a.m., ... read more >>
Brookins AME Shares Health & Legal Advice
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 02 August 2012
  A Health Fair and Legal Clinic will take place on Saturday, August 11, at Brookins Community A.M.E. Church, 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. The fair starts at 10 a.m., followed by the ... read more >>
California University of Theology Holds Commencement
Written by Francis Taylor (Sentinel Staff Writer) 02 August 2012
The California University of Theology hosted its first commencement ceremony on July 21, and nearly 100 students in the Class of 2012 earned Doctorate, Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate degrees as ... read more >>
Bryant Answers Call to Social Activism
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 02 August 2012
  Armed with faith and confidence, the Rev. Dr. Jamal H. Bryant aims to increase the number of disciples for Christ among ages 18 to 45.  At the same time, he intends to expose his generation to social ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - August 2
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 02 August 2012
  The Knights and Ladies of Peter Claver will hold a ‘Bike Ride by the Sea for Vocations’ on August 4, at 8:30 a.m., at St. Brigid Church, 5214 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. Adults and children ... read more >>
Disciple Ministry Sets Gospel Rally
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 30 July 2012
  Aiming to fulfill its mission of bringing people back to God, the Disciples on the Move Ministry will present its 15th Annual Gospel Crusade Rally at Venice Beach in Los Angeles. The all-day event ... read more >>
Liberty Church Concludes CSI Series
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 30 July 2012
Pastor David and Lady Jacqueline Cross   ‘What Doesn't Kill Me Makes Me Stronger’ is the message planned by Pastor David Cross for Sunday, August 5, at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., at The Liberty Church, ... read more >>
Western Baptist State Convention Opens
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 July 2012
    Clergy and laity throughout the West Coast will join the Rev. Dr. J. Benjamin Hardwick as he presides over the 122nd Annual Session of the Western Baptist State Convention (WBSC) of California. The ... read more >>
Revival Begins at Grant AME-LB
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 July 2012
  Pastor Taurus Myhand and the members of Grant A.M.E. Church in Long Beach will present their Annual Revival starting Wednesday, August 1, through Friday, August 3, at 7 p.m. The theme is ‘Come ... read more >>
Agnes Gee Passes Away
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 July 2012
  Los Angeles resident Agnes Gee passed away on July 11, at the age of 97.  Among the highlights of her long life was capturing images of Hollywood celebrities at her studio on Central Avenue during ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - July 26
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 July 2012
Price Chapel A.M.E. Church will host 'Summertime Jubilee Unity in the Community' on July 28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 4000 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Cedric Alexander.  Activities ... read more >>
‘Soul Man’ Visits Area Churches
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 July 2012
  What does ‘The Soul Man’ do on Sunday?  He worships God, and on July 15, that’s just where he was – praising the Lord at three Los Angeles area churches. Cedric The Entertainer, who portrays ... read more >>
Park Hills Installs New Pastor
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 July 2012
An overflow audience recently shared in the Installation Service for the Rev. Lawrence K. Dove as the new Undershepherd of Park Hills Community Church located in View Park, California.  A Gala Welcoming ... read more >>
Aenon Holds Landmark Commencement
Written by M. Crosby-Jordan (Contributing Religion Writer) 19 July 2012
  Aenon School of Theology and Bible College (AST) in Carson presented its first graduating class on June 9 at Peace Apostolic Church. The 2012 class, in school colors of crimson and gold, made an impressive ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - July 19
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 July 2012
Harmony Missionary Baptist Church will feature ‘Faith of the Shunammite’ on July 22, at 9:30 a.m., at 4132 South San Pedro Street in Los Angeles. Dr. Lloyd T. Johnson is pastor and Odell Mack wrote, ... read more >>
Imani Cathedral Hosts Youth Convocation
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 13 July 2012
Imani Christian Cathedral will host the Bridge Network’s Youth Holy Convocation and Shut-In on Friday, July 20, at 6 p.m., to Saturday, July 21, at 2 p.m., at 253 Rebecca Street in Pomona. The theme ... read more >>
Heritage Music Conference Opens in Irvine
Written by Hilary Hicks (Contributing Religion Writer) 12 July 2012
  Dr. Margaret Pleasant Douroux will hold the Heritage Music Foundation’s 27th Annual Gospel Music Conference and Expo on Wednesday, July 25 to Saturday, July 28. All activities take place at Christ ... read more >>
Lewis Metro Honors Pastor & Lady Oldham
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 July 2012
  Pastor Wendell and First Lady Cheryl Oldham will be recognized with an Appreciation Service on Sunday, July 22, at 10:30 a.m., at Lewis Metropolitan C. M. E. Church, 4900 South Western Avenue in ... read more >>
Hester Retires After 60 Years at Macedonia
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 July 2012
  A professional music career spanning sixty years winds down for Olivette Evans Hester who is retiring as Inspirational Choir Director at Macedonia Baptist Church.  In honor of her legacy, Pastor ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - July 12
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 July 2012
  Galilee Baptist Church is presenting its ‘ReNew, ReFresh, ReViVal’ on July 12, at 7:15 p.m., at 3220 West 48th Street in Los Angeles.  The Rev. Frank Chaney, Jr., is pastor and guest speaker ... read more >>

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