Dr. Betty R. Price of Crenshaw Christian Center in Los Angeles will host the 33rd Annual Wisdom From Above Luncheon on October 8, at 9 a.m., at the Disneyland Hotel, 1150 Magic Way in Anaheim. The donation is $60. For details, call (323) 758-3777, ext. 4297.
True Friendship Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 60th Anniversary with a grand banquet on October 8, at 6 p.m., at the Doubletree Hotel, 21333 Hawthorne Boulevard in Torrance, said Dr. James Perkins, pastor. For information, call (323) 750-7304.
Second Baptist Church will celebrate the 24th Anniversary of Pastor William and First Lady Agretta Epps on October 9, at 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m., at 2412 Griffith Avenue in Los Angeles. The theme is ‘Render Honor to Whom Honor is Due' based on Romans 13:7. A reception will be held following the 11:15 a.m. service. For information, call (213) 748-0318.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church will salute its 99th Anniversary on October 9, at 10 a.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Boulevard in Los Angeles. Dr. Sylvester Washington is pastor. The public is invited to attend. For details, (323) 293-6448.
The Kingdom Church will observe its 3rd Anniversary on October 9, at 3002 West Florence Avenue in Los Angeles. Prophet John Brown is pastor. At 2 p.m., Evangelist Lillian Lloyd will speak and at 8 p.m., she will perform in concert along with Minister Patrick Bolton and the Spirit of David Choir. Call (877) 778-4524 for details.
Greater Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church will observe Pastor Harold L. Mitchell's 50th birthday and 19th anniversary in the ministry on October 9, at 3 p.m., at 3727 West 111th Place in Inglewood. Guest preacher will be Rev. Donald Clay of Koniki Christian Fellowship Church of Las Vegas. For details, call (310) 677-9916.
St. Andrews Missionary Baptist Church will honor the 20th Anniversary of Bishop Alex Toussaint and First Lady Anjel Toussaint on October 9, at 3:30 p.m., at 1794 West 36th Place in Los Angeles. The theme, ‘Our Pastor, A Servant of God, Who Said Here Am I, Send Me,' is based on Isaiah 6:8. The speaker will be Pastor Tyron Robinson of Kingdom Builders Christian Fellowship Church in Los Angeles. For information, call the church office at (323) 735-0201.
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church will hold its Annual Fall Musical featuring the Voices of Bethel and Juanettes on October 9, at 4 p.m., at 10905 S. Compton Avenue in Los Angeles, announced Pastor Reginald A. Pope. Bro. Daric Pope is the choir director and Sis. Minnie Chris and Sis. Krisstal White are the choir presidents. For information, call (323) 566-5286 or visit www.bethelsouthla.org.
Sis. Tonnett Durr-Young will present a Family and Friends Concert on October 9, at 5 p.m., at Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church, 6614 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. Rev. Ticey Brown is host pastor. The public is invited to attend. For details, email
Ward A.M.E. Church will debut its EPIC (Endless Praise in Christ) worship service on October 9, at 6 p.m., at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Joseph C. Nixon is pastor and Bro. Ronald Thomas is EPIC coordinator. Bro. Demiko Fitzgerald will preach and Bro. Nemiaya Ward will direct EPIC Voices Choir. Call (213) 747-1367 for information.