Brookins Community A.M.E. Church will salute Pastor C. Dennis and Lady Yvette Williams at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. On Oct. 12, at 6 p.m., the First Lady Friday High Tea will feature First Lady Emeritus Solombra Ingram of Maranatha Community Church. On Oct. 14, at 9 a.m., Presiding Elder Roosevelt Lindsey will preach and at 3 p.m., Pastor Melvin V. Wade of Mount Moriah Baptist Church will bring the message. Call (323) 296-5610 for information.
Full Gospel Baptist Church will host the Annual Durr Family Concert on October 14, at 5 p.m., at 6900 South Compton Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Reginald C. Payne is host pastor. The public is invited to attend. Email
Dr. Betty R. Price will hold the 34rd Annual Wisdom From Above Luncheon on October 20, at 9 a.m., at the Disneyland Hotel, 1150 Magic Way in Anaheim. More than 800 women usually attend for fellowship, fun, dining, and dynamic words of wisdom by Dr. Price The $60 donation includes self-parking. For details, call (323) 758-3777 or visit faithdome.org.
Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship UCC will observe Friends and Family Day on October 21, at 11 a.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles. Rev. James K. McKnight is pastor and Ashley Faatolia is event chairperson. Food and entertainment will follow the service. For information, write
Ripped Veil Ministries International will hold the ‘Wailing Wall Prayer Conference’ on October 25-27, at the Double Tree Hotel, 1985 East Grand Avenue in El Segundo, said Pastor JoEthel Kearney. The event offers workshops on prayer including strategies and purpose as well as singers, praise dancers, and music. For details, call (323) 346-2982 or (323) 338-4739.
Omega Psi Phi Inc. will host the 19th Annual Youth Leadership Conference and Mentorship Program on October 27, at 7:30 a.m., at USC’s Seeley G. Mudd Building, 3620 McClintock Avenue in Los Angeles. Rickey Lewis is event coordinator. Topics include ‘Living with a Purpose,’ ‘The Law and You,’ ‘Manhood Training/Man Up’ and ‘Thinking Critically and Planning for the Future.’
Greater Emmanuel Temple will present John P. Kee and New Life in concert on October 28, at 6 p.m., at 3740 East Imperial Highway in Lynwood. The Rev. Nisan Stewart is pastor. Tickets range from $15 to $25. Call (323) 979-4126 for information.