Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship sponsors Electronics (E Waste) Recycling Collection on July 27 at 9 a.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor James K. McKnight. Working or non-working computer equipment, phones, sound equipment, power tools, scanners, TVs and small appliances will be accepted. For details, email
Greater Liberty Baptist Church presents Gospel Feast of Soul on July 27 at 12 p.m., at 6557 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor T.W. Peters. Gospel jazz bands, local choirs and praise dancers will perform. Also, vendor booths are available. For details, call (323) 778-1597.
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church holds its Annual Festival on July 27 at 9 a.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, said Pastor Gregory McLeod. A variety of merchandise will be available for a small donation. At 2 p.m., the Brookins Free Legal Clinic takes place. Attorneys will be on hand to give counsel in family law, probate, evictions, immigration and criminal expungements. To RSVP, call (323) 296-5610 or email
Grant A.M.E. Church hosts Men in Praise on July 28 at 3 p.m., at 1129 Alamitos Avenue in Long Beach, said Pastor Michael Eagle. Featured are the Mar-Keys, Men of Grant, House of Refuge Men's Choir, Men of the Rock of Long Beach and free face painting for children.
Southern Missionary Baptist Church holds its Summer Revival on July 28-31 at 7 p.m., said Pastor Xavier L. Thompson. The revivalist will be with Dr. William V. Green, Sr., of Tabernacle of Glory Baptist Church in Nashville, TN. Call (323) 731-2703 for information.
Calvary Community Church of God in Christ hosts the 17th Annual Women’s Pentecostal Convention on August 7-10 at 950 West Alondra Boulevard in Compton. Pastor Edward G. McLachlan, D.R.E., is the Jurisdictional Prelate and Mother Marjorie Y. Booker, Ph.D., is the Jurisdictional Supervisor. A pre-convention musical takes place on July 28 at 3:30 p.m. For the schedule of events, call (424) 785-7088.
Good News Hope and Help, Inc., sponsors a Clean Comedy Show on August 3 at 6 p.m., at Good News Community Church, 178 Iowa Avenue in Riverside. Eric Blake will host and Clayton Thomas will perform. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For information, visit gnhhcleancomedyshow.eventbrite.com.
Lady Yvette R. Williams now serves as Executive Assistant to Bishop Vashti McKenzie of the A.M.E. Church’s 10th Episcopal District. She oversees execution, programming and marketing. Lady Williams is the wife of Dr. C. Dennis Williams, pastor of Smith Chapel A.M.E. Church in Dallas, TX. They previously served as spiritual leaders of Brookins Community A.M.E. Church in Los Angeles.