Man of God Talks Ministry and the World
Written by Olusheyi Banjo (Contributing Writer) 15 January 2009
For almost 27 years, Dr. Manuel Scott Jr. has had the distinction of being the first seminary trained full time evangelist of the black Baptist denomination. Add to that, that he is an author of 70 ... read more >>
Clergymen Pray for President-elect Obama
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 15 January 2009
Church was in service this past Monday as local pastors of the Baptist Ministers' Conference of Los Angeles and Southern California met for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration ... read more >>
City of Refuge Sanctuary Choir gets "Free" for second live recording
Written by Olusheyi Banjo (Contributing Writer) 08 January 2009
The City Of Refuge’s Sanctuary Choir set the church on fire, as they presented the live recording of their second CD titled “Free.” Praises were going up all over the building . Some ... read more >>
BET 9TH Annual Celebration of Gospel hits the right notes
Written by Olusheyi Banjo (Contributing Writer) 18 December 2008
This years BET Celebration of Gospel lived up to it's theme of "Raise The Praise," by featuring not only the best in Gospel music but also the best in the acting world as well as the ... read more >>
"Take A Black Boy To Church" Day Sweeps the Country
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
America Is Asked to Embrace Black Boys Four Days before Christmas Recently, the Chicago Police department announced the formation of a 400 member Gang Enforcement Unit working to stem the tide of ... read more >>
Is D.L. Hughley Disrespecting Kwanzaa?
Written by Niele Anderson 18 December 2008
D.L. Hughley has branded himself as the "Political/News Comedian with his new show "D.L. Hughley Breaks the News" on CNN. The show includes interviews with newsmakers and reporters along ... read more >>
Surprises In The Gospel Category of the Grammy Awards
Written by Olusheyi Banjo (Contributing Writer) 11 December 2008
Nominations for the 51st Annual Grammy Awards were announced last Wednesday night by The Recording Academy in a star-studded concert. This years awards reflected one of the most diverse years of music ... read more >>
Inspired Giving this Christmas
Written by Niele Anderson 11 December 2008
An estimated 33 to 35 million U.S. adults are likely to experience depression at some point during their lifetime. Between Thanksgiving and New Years more suicides and cases of depression are reported ... read more >>
Brookins AME Plans Inspirational Events For December
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 December 2008
"The Conditions of Prayer" will be explained through a four-part sermon series during the month of December at Brookins Community A.M.E. Church, located at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los ... read more >>
Black Nativity A Gospel Celebration In Concert
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 December 2008
1st Annual Event Benefits Christian Uriah Bruce Education Fund Fo' Real Performing Arts Production Company presents "Black Nativity - A Gospel Celebration of the Birth of Jesus" December ... read more >>
Christmas In Inglewood
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 December 2008
Bill Marshall is the current Minister of Music at First Presbyterian Church of Inglewood and has invited some friends to join him for Christmas in Inglewood a musical concert. The Chancel choir and ... read more >>
Thanksgiving Marks The Beginning Of The Busy Season For Drug And Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 December 2008
"In the four years we've been open, we always pick up right at Thanksgiving," said Jim Fent, M.S., MFTI, P.T., A Better Tomorrow Treatment Center's executive vice president Counselors ... read more >>
World Aids Day 2008 Forum at the City of Refuge
Written by Verlana Williams (Contributing Writer) 04 December 2008
On Sunday November 30, 2008 Bishop Noel Jones, pastor of mega-ministry City of Refuge, opened its doors to create open dialogue in celebration of the upcoming World Aids Day 2008. A.I.D.S. (Acquired ... read more >>
From Father to Son
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 20 November 2008
Apostle of Faith Dr. Frederick K.C. Price Passes the Baton to His Heir of the Pulpit during Crenshaw Christian Center’s 35th Anniversary Ceremony Founder and Pastor Dr. Frederick K.C Price ... read more >>
The 2008 Christian Vote
Written by Associated Press 13 November 2008
Obama election shows deep racial divide in church The barrier-crossing election of Barack Obama did little to bridge the deep racial divide in American churches. In fact, some clergy say it has only ... read more >>
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 >>