Starlight Church of God in Christ
will hold ‘A No Limit Kind of Praise’ sponsored by its Young Adult Ministry on August 26, at 7 p.m., at 9611 South Broadway in Los Angeles. Elder Cornelius Lockhart is pastor and Deonna Johnson and Cameron McCaa are coordinators. Music, liturgical dance, spoken word and more will be featured. Call (323) 777-1756 for information.
Love and Unity Christian Fellowship
will host the ‘Turn My Life Up Experience’ on August 26 to August 28, at 1840 South Wilmington Avenue in Compton, said Apostle Ronald C. Hill Sr., pastor. Recording artists G. Craige Lewis and Travis Greene will perform and Prophet Timothy Alden will speak.
For information, call (310) 604-5900.
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church
will celebrate its Women’s Day Weekend with a luncheon on August 27, at 11 a.m., and worship service on August 28, at 9 a.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. Rev. Dr. C. Dennis Williams is pastor and First Lady Yvette Williams is chairperson. Rev. Charolyn J. Jones will be the luncheon speaker. Call (323) 296-5610 for information.
Zoe Christian Fellowship
will hold a free Men’s Fellowship Breakfast on August 27, at 8:30 a.m., at 5315 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles. Bishop Frank Stewart is pastor and Elder Mancefield Moore is guest speaker. For details, call (323) 931-1477.
Ruach Christian Community Church
will co-host the ‘Community Pride/Back to School Block Party’ with the L.A. County Recreation Department on August 27, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Helen Keller Park, 1045 West 126th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Lewis Logan II. The event includes free school supplies, health screenings, and live music. Call (310) 621-3693 for details.
St. James A.M.E. Church
will hold the ‘2nd Annual Fire of Friday Night Live’ worship service celebrating the Word through the Arts on August 26, at 7 p.m., at 655 West 70th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Najuma Smith-Pollard is pastor. Also, a Back-to School Giveaway will be held on August 28, at 1 p.m. Free back packs and school supplies will be distributed.
For details, call (323) 758-6786.
Southern M.B. Church
will celebrate Annual Women’s Day on August 28, at 4678 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Xavier Thompson. Evangelist Sonya Simpson will speak at 9:45 a.m., and Pastor Sonja Dawson of New Mount Calvary M.B. Church will preach at 3:30 p.m.
Call (323) 731-2703 for information.
Calvary Baptist Church
will observe Ushers, Nurses and First Aiders’ Day on August 28, at 4911 West 59th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Virgil Jones is pastor. Guests are Pastor Emeritus Jessie Chapman of Morning Star Baptist Church in Altadena at 11 a.m., and Pastor John Ralph of New Horizon Baptist Church in Lemon Grove at 4 p.m. Call (323) 298-1605 for details.
Greater Deliverance Church COGIC
will hold its 4th Annual Youth Explosion on August 28, at 3:30 p.m., at 6741 West Boulevard in Inglewood. Elder Mark E. Leonard is pastor and Leah Fortson is youth director. Gospel choirs and groups will perform. For information, call (310) 330-4800.
Crenshaw Christian Center
will host a Town Hall and Job Fair sponsored by Congresswoman Maxine Waters and the Congressional Black Caucus on August 30, at 7901 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles. Minister Fred Price Jr. is pastor. The fair will be held 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the town hall from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For details, call (323) 757-8900.
H.O.P.E.’s House Christian Ministries
will hold a free Layoff Proof Empowerment Seminar with Desmond Blackburn on September 9, at 7 p.m., at 10654 Balboa Boulevard?in Granada Hills. Rev. Charles and Rev. Andrea Humphrey are the pastors. Topics include business development and sales training. Register at www.layoffproof.com or call (818) 368-3443.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church
begins its Christian Education Institute Classes at 2009 West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sylvester Washington. On September 13, at 6:30 p.m., Evangelism Classes 101 – 106C will be held. On September 14, at 6:30 p.m., the sessions offered are Assurance of Salvation and Christian Living, The Gospels: An Expose on The Gospel Writers, The Book of James: Growing Into Practicality, Book of Acts, Ephesians and Christian Survival Kit For the 21st Century. To register, call (323) 293-6448.