Takeover: God Can
Written by Alysha Conner (Intern) 28 August 2010
By Alysha ConnerAre you tired of sitting though a two-hour church service when you can barely understand what the Pastor is saying? Would you rather hear praise songs coming from a live DJ instead of an ... read more >>
What is Ramadan?
Written by Malik Saleem (Contributing Writer) 28 August 2010
Islamic Holy Month — Part 1 Malik SaleemContributing WriterRamadan is an Arabic word which means  "heat" or "burning".  It is the ninth month of the Lunar Calendar.  It takes its name from the kind ... read more >>
WORD: What’s Love Got to Do With It?
Written by Apostle Charlezetta Nixon 28 August 2010
 Apostle Charlezetta Nixon, Founder of Blessed Ministries Interdenominational Ministry, First Lady of Brookins Community AMEC with gospel great Shirley Ceasar.By Apostle Charlezetta NixonScripture: Luke ... read more >>
CME Prepares Annual Conference with Newly Appointed Bishop
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 August 2010
  Newly appointed 9th District Bishop and First Lady James B. WalkerSenior Bishop Thomas L. Hoyt. Jr.Bishop Henry M. WilliamsonThe C.M.E.'s Extend Greetings of Welcome to Their Newly Appointed Bishop at ... read more >>
Disciples on the Move
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 August 2010
 David Daughtry & Co.13th Annual Venice Beach Gospel Crusade RallyFor the thirteenth year in a row, Disciples on the Move will evangelize at Venice Beach. There will be various city-wide choirs, Gospel ... read more >>
Brookins AME Celebrates Women
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 August 2010
 Bishop Dr. Jackie GreenBrookins AME hold Women's Day eventsTwo events aimed at spiritually empowering women will be held this weekend at Brookins Community A.M.E. Church, 4831 S. Gramercy Place in Los ... read more >>
Religion Commentary: Reflections
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 August 2010
 The Late Imam W. Deen MohammedReflections: Imam Mohammed Speaks at the First Corinthian Church of Harlem(Imam W. Deen Mohammed gave the following address at the First Corinthian Church in Harlem, N.Y., ... read more >>
FAME Church Incorporates Exercise in Worship Experience
Written by Sharon Jackson (Freelance Writer) 29 July 2010
  (L-R) Rev. Dr. John J. Haunter, Bishop H. Brookins, Rev. Eduardo Vickers and Rev. Rosie Medina join FAME”S congregation in a moment of praise and exercise at last Sunday’s sercice at FAME Church.  ... read more >>
Bishop Walter Lee Hawkins – Celebration of Life
Written by Sharon Jackson (Freelance Writer) 29 July 2010
  Bishop Walter Hawkins Funeral ServicesRev. Jesse JacksonDonnie McClurkinBishop Walter Hawkins Celebration of Life (L-R) Bebe Winans, Marvin Winans & Mary Mary "The Man...The Music...The Ministry"By ... read more >>
Carson Pastor Drops 100 Pounds
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Contributing Writer) 29 July 2010
 Rev. Jawane HiltonBy Cora Jackson-FossettContributing WriterHe was young, confident, and on fire for Christ.  But, this time last year, the Rev. Jawane Hilton, pastor of City on the Hill Church in Carson, ... read more >>
AME’s General Board, Council of Bishops Change Guards
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2010
 Rt. Rev. T. Larry KirklandAMEs gathered in Birmingham, Ala., June 26-30, for the changing of the guard at the session of the General Board/Council of Bishops.  The Rt. Rev. James L. Davis, the presiding ... read more >>
WORD: Don’t Give Up
Written by Lady Myesha Chaney 29 July 2010
 Lady Myesha ChaneyBy Lady Myesha ChaneyAntioch Church of Long BeachThe Bible in Luke 5 records, one day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, with the people crowding around him and listening ... read more >>
FAME Church Celebrates Nelson Mandela Day 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2010
  Pastor John J. Hunter and First Lady Denise Hunter congratulate the FAME Congregation on the signing of the Mandela Day PledgeFAME Board Member Irma Brown Dillon (Center) signs the Mandela Day Pledge ... read more >>
WORD: Freedom
Written by Pastor Alan J. Wright 23 July 2010
 Pastor Alan J. Wright (The Word Center Church)FREEDOMBy Pastor Alan J. WrightThe Word Center ChurchIn America, the Fourth of July is a day of celebration.  On this day in 1776, America declared itself ... read more >>
Holman Celebrates 55 years of Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 July 2010
Holman United Methodist Church’s 65th Homecoming will take place July 23 – 25. Last year, the Holman Choir paid tribute to the King of Pop Michael Jackson.  Holman Choir’s annual Concert Under the ... read more >>
AME Church Expands Let’s Move! Campaign
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 July 2010
  Reverend Dr. Thema Bryant-Davis, Mrs. Denise Hunter and Dr. Antronette K. Yancy at the launch of Let's Move 5th District! in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 8th.Dr. Antronette K. Yancy, Professor in the ... read more >>
Power of Prayer Leads to Positive Results
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Contributing Writer) 15 July 2010
 Patricia Johnson – Hill lost 72 lbsBy Cora Jackson-FossettContributing WriterPatricia Johnson-Hill lost 72 pounds in seven months with the Cookie Congregation Diet System and her daily prayer."Every ... read more >>
Walter Hawkins Funeral Arrangements
Written by Bill Carpenter (Special to the Sentinel) 15 July 2010
WORD: Got Help!
Written by Rev. Najuma Smith-Pollard 15 July 2010
 Rev. Najuma Smith-Pollard, St. James A.M.E. ChurchBy Rev. Najuma Smith-PollardSt. James A.M.E. ChurchScripture: Psalm 46:1Recently, I experienced a personal challenge and felt very uncertain about how ... read more >>
Grammy Winner Walter Hawkins Passes Away
Written by Bill Carpenter (Special to the Sentinel) 15 July 2010
 Walter Hawkins' first concert following cancer surgery, at the Landmark Theater, in Richmond, VA in April 2009. (Photo by Robert Shanklin/Teddi Payton)By Bil CarpenterSpecial to SentinelWalter Hawkins, ... read more >>
New Book About the late Dr. Manuel Scott, Sr. Debuts
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
 Book debuted on June 29, 2010New Book About The Late Dr. Manuel Scott Sr. Debuts At Calvary Baptist ChurchThe late Dr. Manuel Scott, Sr. pastored at Calvary Baptist Church in Los Angeles for 33 years, ... read more >>
Inspirational Choir of Macedonia
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
Inspirational Choir of Macedonia Baptist ChurchIt is indeed an honor for the members of Macedonia Baptist Church to invite you to our Inspirational Choir Annual Musical. We are grateful that the Lord is ... read more >>
Bishops Kirkland’s Call to Action for all Churches
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
 Bishop T. Larry Kirkland Bishop Kirkland's Call to Action for All Churches and AME Church Members to Join "Let's Move 5th District"Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Presiding Prelate, Fifth Episcopal District ... read more >>
52nd Annual Women’s Convention
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Contributing Writer) 08 July 2010
 Joan Walker, PresidentThe Department of Women of the Southwest Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction of California will host their 52nd Annual Women's Convention, July 13-July 16, 2010.  The Convention will be ... read more >>
Prayer Plays Key Role in Dramatic Weight Loss
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Contributing Writer) 08 July 2010
 Johan Haynes displays the pants he wore before losing 118 poundsBy Cora Jackson-FossettContributing WriterThis time last year, John Haynes could hardly walk up stairs. He was plagued by constant headaches, ... read more >>