Singer/songwriter Saundra McKinney begins a four-week Praise and Worship Training Program on June 6 at 7 p.m., at Greater Zion Church Family, 2408 North Wilmington Avenue in Compton. Dr. Michael Fisher is the pastor. On June 17 at 7 p.m., Greater Mount Olive Baptist Church hosts the training program at 659 West Colden Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Lamar Simmons is the pastor. For information, call (626) 371-4218 or (323) 424-2613.
Bible Believers Christian College and Seminary holds its 2013 Graduation Ceremony on June 8 at 11 a.m., at the Carson Civic Center, 801 East Carson Street in Carson. This event will also salute a major milestone in the institution’s work in the ministry. Call (323) 779-2222 for details.
International Churches of Word Center & Affiliates presents ‘The 2 Shall Be 1’ for married couples on June 8 at 1 p.m., at Embassy Suites Hotel, 9801 Airport Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastors Alan and T. Marvene Wright. The theme is ‘Something Old and Something New.’ The $25 registration includes lunch, entertainment, speaker and gifts.
Friendship Primitive Baptist Church congratulates 2013 graduates with an ‘Out-of-School Jubilee’ on June 8 at 4 p.m., at 827 East Jefferson Boulevard in Los Angeles. Elder Ernest Mathis is the pastor. Food, games and music will be available.
Sisters in Ministry sponsors ‘Coffee Hour Fellowship’ on June 14 at 7 p.m., at New Mount Calvary Church, 402 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sonja Dawson. The free event features coffee, food, fellowship and fun. To RSVP, email
Guidance Church hosts a Fun-raising and Juneteenth Festival on June 15 at 10 a.m., at 7225 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Rev. Nirvana R. Gayle is the minister/spiritual director. Food, entertainment and books will be offered. For information, call (310) 753-5823.
KRST Unity Center of Afrakan Spiritual Science sponsors ‘A Tribute to Tupac Shakur’ on June 16 at 6 p.m., at 7825 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. The program features Grasshoppa, Lorenzo and many more. Call (323) 759-7567 for details.
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