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 La Brea Avenue in Inglewood, said Pastor Lewis E. Logan II. Call (310) 621-3693 for information.
Archdiocese of Los Angeles requests prayers and donations for children and families impacted by the typhoon in the Philippines. Contributions will be accepted until November 29. Mail donations to the Missionary Childhood Association-Philippines Fund, Attn: Msgr. Terrance Fleming, 3424 Wilshire Boulevard – 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010.
Sisters in Ministry and New Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church sponsors a night of prayer on December 2 at 7 p.m., at 402 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sonja R. Dawson, SIM president and founder. Supporters are invited to attend. For information, visit sistersinministry.org.
Praises of Zion Missionary Baptist Church holds its Christmas Extravaganza on December 15 at 5 p.m., at 8222 South San Pedro in Los Angeles, announced Pastor J. Benjamin Hardwick. Food and live entertainment will be presented for a $20 donation for adults and $10 for children. For details, call (323) 750-1033.
Brookins Community and Bethel A.M.E. Churches present a Holiday Musical on December 15 at 5 p.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, said Pastors Gregory K. McLeod and Kelvin T. Calloway. Choirs, soloists and musicians from both churches will perform. For information, call (323) 296-5610.
Jacques Lesure Benefit Concert takes place on December 17 at 8:30 p.m., at Catalina’s Restaurant, 6725 West Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood. Lesure is an internationally known musician who works with churches and organizations to promote arts education. Proceeds will help upgrade the playground at Holy Trinity Child Care Center. For tickets, visit catalinajazzclub.com. Also, those donating $25 or more at nowdigthis.org will receive an autographed copy of Lesure’s CD, "A Crenshaw Christmas.”