First A.M.E. Church - Santa Monica will honor the 8th Anniversary of Pastor Reuben W. Ford on November 20, at 11 a.m., at 1823 Michigan Avenue in Santa Monica. The guest speaker is Rev. Herman Kemp, Chaplain at the West Los Angeles Veteran's Administration. For information, call (310) 450-0331.
St. Mark A.M.E. Church will collect new underwear for homeless men, women and children on November 20, at 12 p.m., at 12923 Avalon Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle. Free haircuts and a jazz jam will also be available. Call (310) 329-3443 for information.
Crenshaw United Methodist Church will host the Save Our Sons Prison/Justice Ministry on November 20, at 2:30 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. Rev. Howard Ashford is pastor. The topic is ‘Anger Management.' The speaker is Dr. Anthony Young, a counselor who focuses on men's issues and fatherhood. For information, call (323) 292-0141.
Bowen Memorial United Methodist Church will observe its 68th Anniversary on November 20, at 3 p.m., at 3522 Trinity Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Margaret Finnie is pastor and guest preacher is Rev. Sylvester Gillespie. The theme is ‘Seasons Change, but God is Consistent,' based on Ecclesiastes 3:1-8. For more details, call (323) 231-1289.
Pilgrim's Hope Bible Church will salute the 13th Anniversary of Pastor Joe L. Smith, Jr. on November 20, at 5 p.m., at 7016 South Compton Avenue in Los Angeles. The theme is ‘Serving In All Seasons' based on II Timothy 4:2-6. Guests are Pastor Elton Johnson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, Bishop Johnny R. Withers Jr. of Unity Christian Fellowship, Pastor Bobby J. Winters, Jr. of Divinity Christian Church, and Pastor Michael Allen of Resurrection Christian Community Church. Call (323) 581-7672 for details.
Price Chapel A.M.E. Church will hold the ‘Singing Ministers Concert' on November 20, at 6 p.m., at 4000 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Cedric Alexander. The event sponsored by our Trustee Board. Mrs. Faye Edmond is program chair and Mrs. Virginia Carmichael is co-chair. Participants include Pastor Mervel Warren of First New Christian Fellowship M.B. Church, Pastor N.W. Martin of New Life Institutional Baptist Church, Pastor Kenneth Baker of Allen A.M.E. Church, Pastor Michael Eagle of St. Mark A.M.E. Church, Pastor Joseph Nixon of Ward A.M.E. Church and Rev. Shirley LaCour, Bethel A.M.E. Associate Minister. Also, Pastor Mary Minor of Murph Chapel-St. Paul A.M.E. Church, Rev. Harold Johnson II and Rev. Magdalene Milsap will perform. Pres Blackmon of KTYM-AM radio will serve as M.C. For information, call (323) 296-2406.
Bible Believers Christian College & Seminary will confer an honorary Doctor of Music degree upon recording artists Erica and Trecina Campbell of Mary, Mary on November 27, at 11 a.m., at Evangelistic Church of God in Christ, 442 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles. The public is invited to attend. For information, call Vera Milton at (323) 779-2222 or email
Pilgrim Congregational Church will host ‘A Tribute to Mahalia Jackson' sponsored by the Top Ladies of Distinction (TLOD) Inland Empire Chapter on November 27, at 3 p.m., at 600 North Garey Avenue in Pomona. Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Bingham is pastor Dr. Dorothy Shepherd is TLOD president. Guests include Lillie Knauls, Rev. Dennis Brown, Marva Thomas, Kathryn Barnes, Cathy Cagle, William Zimmerman and Friendship Baptist Church Male Chorus. Call (909) 597-7134 for information.