Call 2 Worship - January 2
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 31 December 2013
New Revelation Missionary Baptist Church sponsors the 10th Annual Revival Preaching Crusade from January 2 to February 2 at 7 p.m., at 855 North Orange Grove Boulevard in Pasadena, said Pastor William ... read more >>
Early Registration Ends Soon for 2014 Conference
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 December 2013
Discounted registration ends soon for the 10th Healing and Deliverance Conference sponsored by Blessed Ministries Interdenominational Ministry. The popular event takes place on April 24-27, 2014. Centered ... read more >>
LPH Plans Spectacular New Year’s Eve Celebration
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 December 2013
  Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin and the Love, Peace and Happiness (LPH) Family Christian Fellowship Church will observe their Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration on Tuesday, December 31. Service ... read more >>
Year in Review - Significant Events Highlight 2013
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 December 2013
Many significant events touched the lives of the faith-based community in the Los Angeles metropolitan area during the past year.  Some of those news stories are highlighted below. Thompson Wins Historic ... read more >>
The Worship of the King
Written by Dr. Vernon S. Burroughs (Contributing Writer) 26 December 2013
Scripture - Matthew 2:1-11 The coming of Jesus Christ into the world influenced men, women and nations more than anything that has ever happened.  The world has never been the same since He came.  ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - December 26
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 26 December 2013
Ruach Christian Community Fellowship holds New Year's Eve Watch Night Worship on December 31 at 10 p.m., at 425 South La Brea Avenue in Inglewood, said Pastor Lewis E. Logan II. Pastor Susie Jones and ... read more >>
Are You Prepared For His Coming?
Written by Rev. Dr. Kelvin T. Calloway (Contributing Writer) 19 December 2013
Scripture: Isaiah 40:1-5 If there is another man that loves my wife more than I do, it is her father He is the one responsible for spoiling her. One of his colleagues said to him some years ago that ... read more >>
Transfiguration Presents Annual Christmas Concert
Written by Alice Williams (Contributing Writer) 19 December 2013
  Preparation for the traditional Christmas Concert of Transfiguration Catholic Church is underway, and this year’s performance promises to surpass previously presented ones, according to Choir Director ... read more >>
LPH Holds Celebration & Toy Give-Away
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 December 2013
Bishop Leon and Dr. Jacqueline Martin and the Love, Peace and Happiness Family Christian Fellowship invite the community to their Annual Christmas Celebration and Toy Give-Away Extravaganza on Sunday, ... read more >>
Robbins Memorial COGIC Hosts Free Christmas Events
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 December 2013
  The ‘Simply Christmas’ program and community event is set for Sunday, December 22, at 6 p.m., at Robbins Memorial Church of God in Christ, 3868 West 54th Street in Los Angeles.  Superintendent ... read more >>
Trinity Baptist Aids Homeless with Blankets
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 19 December 2013
Continuing its campaign to aid those in need, the Homeless Ministry of Trinity Baptist Church will hold their 7th Annual Blanket Drive on Saturday, December 21, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., in the church’s ... read more >>
You Are Not Alone!
Written by Rev. Dr. Najuma Smith-Pollard (Contributing Writer) 19 December 2013
Scripture: Matthew 1:23   Recently, I went to see the new movie, “Black Nativity.” It was a great film and a refreshing approach to the Christmas story.  I especially appreciated the movie’s ... read more >>
Are You Fruitful or UnFruitful?
Written by Rev. Dr. Reginald A. Pope (Contributing Writer) 19 December 2013
Jesus spoke a parable in Luke 13:6-9 about a man who planted a fig tree in his vineyard and returned three successive years looking for fruit from that tree. Finding none, his instruction to the keeper ... read more >>
Mandela Revolutionized the World
Written by Bishop T. Larry Kirkland (Contributing Writer) 12 December 2013
We mourn the passing of one of God’s most outstanding leaders, Nelson Mandela. When apartheid crucified millions of people in South Africa on the cross of racial bigotry, and buried them in the tombs ... read more >>
Mandela – An International Visionary
Written by Bishop James B. Walker (Contributing Writer) 12 December 2013
President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, as an individual, represents the resounding strength of the human spirit. He was born of royal  linage, and educationally, politically and socially, he lived in ... read more >>
Mandela -A Man of Strength
Written by Pastor Mary S. Minor (Contributing Writer) 12 December 2013
"Nelson Mandela was a man of strength who brought peace to his country. Rest in peace with the Prince of Peace," said Pastor Mary S. Minor of St. Paul-Murph Chapel A.M.E. Church who met Nelson Mandela ... read more >>
Celebrating Mandela’s Life, Connecting with His Legacy
Written by Pastor Kelvin Sauls (Contributing Writer) 12 December 2013
  December 5th was a day of gladness and sadness. The day began with celebrating my father’s 83rd birthday. The day ended with mourning the death of the father of a nation, Madiba. Both these men ... read more >>
Mandela Reflections from the Black Press
Written by Haywood Galbreath (Contributing Writer/Photographer) 12 December 2013
I grew up in a southern town that until I was about six years old was segregated. My family was and is a God-fearing, God-believing, Christ-believing family.  My family also taught me to stand up for ... read more >>
Mandela Successfully Climbed Arc of Moral Universe
Written by Pastor Calvin Moore II (Contributing Writer) 12 December 2013
  As we say ‘Goodbye’ to our beloved leader in the struggle, Nelson Mandela, it brings to mind these words of Rev. Dr. King, “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”  ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - December 12
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 12 December 2013
C.M.E. Leadership Training School opens on December 13 at 9:30 a.m., at Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church, 971 East 43rd Street in Los Angeles.  Bishop James Walker is presiding prelate, and the Rev. Bernard ... read more >>
Price Chapel Helps Children of Incarcerated Parents
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
In the spirit of Christmas, Pastor Cedric V. Alexander and the members of Price Chapel A.M.E. Church are helping children of incarcerated parents have a more enjoyable season. On Sunday, December 15, ... read more >>
CMEs Plan Leadership Training & Mid-Winter Council
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 December 2013
Bishop James B. Walker, presiding prelate, and Lady Delois Walker will convene the 2013 Leadership Training School and Mid-Winter Council Meeting of the Southern California Region of the Ninth Episcopal ... read more >>
Bishop Kirkland Preaches at First AME
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr., will be the guest preacher on Sunday, December 8, at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at First A.M.E. Church, 2270 Harvard Boulevard in Los Angeles. “The life-changing messages delivered ... read more >>
People’s Independent Hosts Dorinda Clark Cole
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 05 December 2013
  Gospel icon Dorinda Clark Cole will join Bishop Craig A. Worsham in welcoming Christian singers, musicians, praise dancers and play writers to the inaugural Los Angeles Singers & Musicians Arts ... read more >>
Advent Message - Defanging and Defeating the Devil
Written by Pastor W. Monroe Campbell (Contributing Writer) 05 December 2013
Scripture: Luke 22:41-42 We have come to that season that we know as Advent.  Conceptually, the word derived from the Biblical word, ‘Parousia,’ that is associated with the ‘Coming of the Lord.’ Given ... read more >>