Calvary C.M.E. Church presents ‘Generation Next – The Time is Now’ praise explosion on November 16 at 5 p.m., at 135 Glorietta Street in Pasadena, said Pastor John Deron Johnson. The guest preacher is Pastor James Henderson, Jr., of Pittsburgh, PA. Call (626) 791-0710 for details.
Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship UCC observes National Family Caregivers' Month on November 17 at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor James K. McKnight. All family caregivers will be recognized and receive special prayer, added Carol Hall-Holliday, coordinator. For information, call (323) 731-8869 or email
Crenshaw United Methodist Church holds the Save Our Sons Justice/Prison Ministry, a support group for people involved in the justice system, on November 17 at 2:30 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles, said Pastor Derrick Noble. Children's Social Worker Michael Williams will address ‘Working with Foster and Probation at Risk Youth: What do They Need? How Can You Help?’ For details, call (323) 292-0141.
Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church celebrates the Senior Usher Board’s 83rd anniversary on November 17 at 3:30 p.m., at 971 East 43rd Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Bernard M. Jackson. The theme is ‘Ushering with Great Expectations: The Best is Yet to Come’ based on 1 Corinthians 2:9. Refreshments will be served following the service. Call (213) 233-4783 for information.
Christ Temple C.M.E. Church plans a revival on November 17-19 at 7 p.m., at 2020 North Pico Avenue in San Bernardino, said Pastor Gloria Marshall. For information, call (909) 880-1292.
First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood serves as a collection site for Operation Christmas Child (OCC) from November 18-25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 1781 La Baig Avenue in Los Angeles. OCC collects gift-filled shoeboxes to distribute to local children in need. Donations of toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement are encouraged. For information, visit samaritanspurse.org.
Ruach Christian Community Fellowship plans a revival on November 21-22 at 7 p.m., at 425 South La Brea Avenue in Inglewood, said Pastor Lewis E. Logan II. Guest peachers are Pastor Michael Fisher of Greater Zion Church Family and Pastor Xavier Thompson of Southern Missionary Baptist Church, respectively. Call (310) 621-3693 for information.
Family of Faith Christian Center presents its Holiday Bazaar on November 24, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 345 East Cason Street in Long Beach, said Pastor Sherman A. Gordon. Vendors will have an array of gift items for holiday shoppers. For details, call (562) 595-1222.
Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church observes its 55th Anniversary on November 24 at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at 6614 South Western Avenue, said Pastor Ticey Brown. The celebration concludes on December 1 at 8 a.m., 11 a.m., and 3:30 p.m. For information, call (323) 753-3189.
Grant A.M.E. Church hosts the 2013 Christmas Extravaganza on December 8 at 5 p.m., at the Grand Event Center, 4101 East Willow Street in Long Beach, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle. The event features dinner and music by The Del Atkins Band. The donation is $75. Proceeds benefit Grant’s outreach ministries. Call (323) 564-1151 for tickets and information.