Bishop Vaughn shatters glass ceiling – AGAIN!
Written by Dr. Valerie Wardlaw (Contributing Writer) 01 April 2015
Remember the expression, thank God, it’s Friday?  Well, that expression has a new meaning, thanks to Detroit’s first female bishop, Corletta J. Vaughn.  Bishop Vaughn is one of the seven ministers ... read more >>
AME Church launches ‘Black Friday’ campaign
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 01 April 2015
Mirroring its successful ‘Black Lives Matter’ crusade, the African Methodist Episcopal Church will now launch the ‘Black Friday Campaign’ on Good Friday, April 3. The eight-week initiative calls ... read more >>
Transfiguration students excel in many areas
Written by Alice Williams (Contributing Writer) 01 April 2015
The Holy Spirit was present indeed at Transfiguration Catholic Church during a recent Sunday Mass service in the form of spiritual dance, coupled with choral renditions that caused the parishioners ... read more >>
Crowd funding is NOT new to the Church!
Written by Pastor Mark E. Whitlock, Jr. (Contributing Writer) 01 April 2015
Crowd funding is a fairly new business term for raising money over the Internet. Yet, crowd funding is not new to the church. Every week, a minister stands before a crowd to raise funds for the church ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - April 2
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 01 April 2015
Victory Baptist Church holds ‘The Seven Last Sayings of Christ’ on April 3 at 12 p.m., at 4802 S. McKinley Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor W.E. Jenkins. The speakers are Pastor Jenkins, the Rev. ... read more >>
Walgreens’ First Ladies Health Day expands legacy of saving lives
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2015
The Fourth Annual Walgreens First Ladies Health Day takes place on Sunday, April 12, in nearly 30 Los Angeles-area churches. The Health Day is aptly named for the First Ladies, or pastors’ wives, ... read more >>
People’s Independent plans Holy Week events
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 March 2015
People's Independent Church of Christ (PICC) will present several Holy Week events commemorating the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. Activities kick-off with Palm Sunday services on March ... read more >>
Liberty Church presents Easter Trilogy 2015
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2015
Pastor David Cross of The Liberty Church will launch his Easter Trilogy 2015 series with a powerful message entitled, ‘How to Move from Crucifixion to Resurrection,’ revealing the steps that will ... read more >>
Kirkland appoints faith-based public policy director
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2015
Bishop Theodore Larry Kirkland, presiding prelate of the Fifth Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church has selected Elvin W. Moon to be the public policy director for the district. The ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - March 26
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 March 2015
Community Chapel Church of God in Christ kicks-off 'Women's Weekend 2015' on March 27, at 7 p.m., at 1307 North Willowbrook Avenue in Compton, said Pastors George and Betty Fort III. The theme is 'Removing ... read more >>
Berry helps others through Community Chapel’s Women’s Ministry
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 March 2015
As president of the Women’s Department at Community Chapel Church of God in Christ, Evangelist Dee Berry dedicates considerable time to developing programs and activities to help women of all ages. Her ... read more >>
Love, Peace & Happiness plans Easter Resurrection Weekend
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2015
  Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin and the Love Peace and Happiness Family Christian Fellowship Church will host their Resurrection Weekend Celebration beginning with Good Friday services on Friday, ... read more >>
Curry Temple celebrates Friends & Family Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2015
  Pastor Willie McDaniel and the members of Curry Temple C.M.E. Church will celebrate Friends and Family Day on Sunday, March 29, in their sanctuary located at 322 West Rosecrans Avenue in Compton. The ... read more >>
New Mt. Calvary Marks 52nd Anniversary & Grand Celebration
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2015
  The 52nd Anniversary and Grand Celebration is set for Sunday, March 22, at 7:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m., and 3 p.m., at New Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. “We invite the community-at-large to ... read more >>
Spring Revival set at Praise Sanctuary
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 March 2015
  Praise Sanctuary holds its ‘Spring Break-Through Revival’ to revitalize believers and prepare them to live victoriously in Christ. The three-day event is set for Sunday, March 22, through Wednesday, ... read more >>
Sisterhood Connection shares gift of encouragement & empowerment
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2015
‘Touching Lives by Sharing the Gift of Encouragement’ is the mantra for the Gardena Valley & Vicinity Ministers’ Wives & Ministers’ Widows Sisterhood Connection as they observe Women’s ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - March 19
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 March 2015
Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church co-hosts the 5th Annual Dancer In Me Worship Arts & Music Training Conference, Quantum Leap,’ on March 19-22, at 45 Tesla in Irvine, said Pastor Mark Whitlock ... read more >>
Douroux retires after 64 years in local church music ministry
Written by Hilary Clay Hicks (Contributing Writer) 12 March 2015
Dr. Margaret Pleasant Douroux, an internationally acclaimed, award-winning gospel songwriter, educator, and author, is a woman in transition. On Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m., the living legend retires ... read more >>
Greater Ebenezer plans 2015 Convocation
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 March 2015
  The life-changing word of God takes center stage at the 2015 Convocation sponsored by Greater Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 5300 South Denker Avenue in Los Angeles. The preaching, teaching and ... read more >>
New Antioch COGIC hosts 3-day revival
Written by Terry L. Owens (Contributing Writer) 12 March 2015
  The Missionary Circle of New Antioch Church of God in Christ will host three days of ‘Renewal, Restoration and Revival’ beginning Wednesday, March 18, through Friday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. “We ... read more >>
Church Finance: Ask & we shall be given!
Written by Rev. Mark E. Whitlock, Jr. (Contributing Writer) 12 March 2015
Part 3  Our church needed money to build a new sanctuary. We had raised money, but it was not enough to finance a new church. Our small, faithful congregation had no more money to give. We were on ... read more >>
Ward AME celebrates rebirth of Annual Prayer Breakfast
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett and Jackie Dupont-Walker 12 March 2015
After a 10-year hiatus, Ward A.M.E. Church held its 21st Prayer Breakfast at the LAX Sheraton Gateway on February 21 with the theme, ‘Recommitted to Our Call to Prayer.’ Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - March 12
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 March 2015
Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church hosts Women’s Weekend at 971 East 43rd Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Bernard M. Jackson.  The Stewardess Board sponsors the event. The theme is ‘Women Determined ... read more >>
Webb offers printed pages to book lovers of the world
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 March 2015
  The printed page is still popular among clients of the Windsor Hills Christian Book Center.  Now entering its 24th year of business, the store continues to attract scores of customers on a daily basis ... read more >>
Bishop Kirkland convenes Mid-Year Convocation
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 March 2015
Thousands of people are expected to attend the Mid-Year Convocation convened by Bishop T. Larry Kirkland and Episcopal Supervisor Mary L. Kirkland, spiritual leaders of the Fifth Episcopal District ... read more >>