St. James A.M.E. Church will begin its Finish Strong Revival on December 14 at 7 p.m., at 655 West 70th Street in Los Angeles. Pastor Sean and the Rev. Johnetta Tarkington are the hosts. The Rev. Rosalynn Brookins preaches on Dec. 14 and Bishop Noel Jones on Dec. 15 at 5 p.m. A holiday concert with musical guests is set for Dec. 16 at 4.p.m.
Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship UCC will present its Annual Christmas Concert on December 14 at 7 p.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor James K. McKnight. The theme is ‘Oh, Come Let Us Adore Him.’ Ashley Faatolia is the choir director. For details, visit ccf-ucc.org.
Calvary Community Church, COGIC will have a Holiday Bazaar on December 15 at 9 a.m., at 950 West Alondra Boulevard in Compton. Bishop Edward G. McLachlan, D.R.E., is pastor. For information, call (310) 503-1645 or (424) 785-7088.
Crenshaw Christian Center will host a free Black College Fair on December 15 at 11 a.m., in its Youth Activity Center, 7901 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Fred Price is pastor. Historically Black Colleges and Universities students and representatives will share admission, scholarship, and financial aid information.
Word of Life Christian Bookstores will feature Author Lisa Simmons on December 15 at 2 p.m., at 6321 West Boulevard in Los Angeles. She will sign her book, ‘41 D – Man of Valor,’ about the life and legacy of her late husband, LAPD SWAT Officer Randy Simmons. For information, call (323) 295-8223.
Inglewood Center for Spiritual Living will hold ‘Divine Wholeness: Celebration of Humanity’ on December 16 at 1 p.m., at 525 North Market Street in Inglewood. Sessions, entertainment, giveaways, and buffet dinner are included. Visit Inglewood-csl.org/dwevent or call (310) 399-7689 for details.
Grant A.M.E. Church will host Season ‘Fest 2012 on December 16 at 3 p.m., at 1129 Alamitos Avenue in Long Beach, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle. Kiki Shepard will emcee and The Temptation's Revue, Phyllis Battle, Chastity D and the Grant Mass Choir will perform. Call (562) 437-1567 for information.
Calvary C.M.E. Church will hold a Holiday Celebration on December 16 at 4 p.m., at 145 Glorietta Street in Pasadena. The Rev. John D. Johnson is pastor. For information, call (818) 261-0720.
Ward A.M.E. Church will present its Annual Christmas Concert, ‘The Word Became Flesh,’ on December 16 at 4 p.m., at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Taurus L. Myhand. Performing are Ward’s choirs and special guests. For details, call (213) 747-1367.
Second Baptist Church will hold the ‘Joy & Laughter Christmas Day Event’ on December 25 at 12 p.m., at 2412 Griffith Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Dr. William Epps is pastor. Dinner, games and music by the James Leary Trio are featured. Admission is $10 for youth, $20 for adults and $25 at the door. For tickets, call (213) 536-7337 or.