Perfecting Marriage Super Conference
will be held on January 28, at 9:30 a.m., at the Downtown Courtyard By Marriott, 500 East 1st Street in Long Beach. Apostle Reginald and Dr. Brenda Lawrence are the hosts. Registration is $65 or $125 for couples. Call (562) 653-9868 for information.
Jesus Is the Answer Christian Fellowship Church
will host a Food and Clothes Giveaway on January 28, at 10 a.m., at 750 Alondra Boulevard in Carson. Dr. R. Stanley Haywood is pastor. Financial and food donations are accepted as well. To contribute or for details,
call (310) 515-7209.
The Latest Thing Bookstore
will present Steve and Angie McCord, authors of ‘A Spiritual Path To A Healthy Relationship: A Practical Approach,’ on January 28, at 1 p.m., at 1579 Newport Boulevard in Costa Mesa. The McCords, who will sign copies of their book, will discuss how to build harmonious partnerships and avoid common stumbling blocks. For information, call (949) 575-8900.
Live Oak Missionary Baptist Church
will honor Rev. Frank Simmons, Sr., by dedicating its new annex in his name on January 28 at 2 p.m., at 1359 West 84th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Michael Augustine. Rev. Simmons has served 56 years with Live Oak. For information, call (323) 750-8226.
C. DeWayne Williams Ministries
will host ‘He Saw the Best in Me’ on January 28, at 6 p.m., at Mount Pilgrim M.B. Church, 400 South Santa Fe Avenue in Compton. Bishop Richard D. Sanders is host pastor. Musical guests include Unique, Zion Messengers, Shari Demby, Davis Sisters, Made 4 Worship and Cecil Thompson and Company. For details about the free event, call (424) 205-2282.
First Baptist Church of Venice
will hold its Pastor’s Aide Service on January 29, at 3:30 p.m., at 658 Westminster Avenue in Los Angeles. Rev. Horace Allen is pastor. For details, call (310) 310-2426.
Perfect Peace Bible Church
will celebrate Mission Day Worship on January 29, at 4 p.m., at 11151-53 South Broadway in Los Angeles, said Pastor Charles L. Ashley. Speakers include First Lady Geraldine Ashley, Sister Carole Speaks and Sis. Krystle. Also, Brother Robert Mitchum of First Zion Travelers M.B. Church will be guest musician. For information, call (323) 418-9006.
Holman United Methodist Church
holds Gospel Jazz Worship Service every Thursday at 6:30 p.m., at 3320 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles. Pastor Henry Masters invites jazz, poetry, and spoken word artists to participate. Also, Holman is currently hosting a practical theology course sponsored by Claremont School of Theology through May 7. Rev. Dr. Monica A. Coleman is class instructor. For information, call (323) 731-7285.
People’s Independent Church of Christ
will present the Rev. Dr. Bobby T. Newman, Sr., on February 5, at 11 a.m., at 5856 West Boulevard in Los Angeles. Dr. Newman served 42 years as pastor of Citizens of Zion M.B. Church in Compton. Call (323) 296-5776 for details.
Chosen Temple Christian Fellowship
will host the 7th Annual ‘Jesus Loves Me’ Luncheon on February 11, at 10:30 a.m., at 2222 West Manchester Boulevard in Inglewood. Rev. JoEthel Kearney is pastor and Evangelist Barbara Howard is guest speaker. The donation is $10. For tickets, call (323) 338-4739 or (310) 346-2982.
Triangular Church of Religious Science
is celebrating its 80th Church Anniversary throughout January at 1938 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles, said Rev. Greg Pitts, senior minister. On February 12, at 10 a.m., Triangular will observe Rev. Pitts’ 25th Anniversary with Queen Adwoa Nyamekye as guest speaker. Practitioner Maxine Mays and John Dickens are Anniversary co-chairs. For details, call (323) 731-1194.
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church
will host preventative health screenings sponsored by St. Vincent Medical Center on February 17, at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. Dr. C. Dennis Williams is pastor and Dr. Vanessa Gavin-Headen is Medical Ministry director. Ultrasound screenings to help avoid a stroke will be available for stroke/carotid artery, heart rhythm, abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease and osteoporosis risk. Pre-registration is required by calling (800) 679-5192, Priority Code: HSC7356. The cost is $149 (a savings of $126).