Ruach Christian Community Fellowship will hold Thanksgiving Service on November 24, at 9 a.m., at Liberty Baptist Church, 1500 West 51st Place in Los Angeles. Rev. Dr. Lewis Logan II is pastor. The public is invited to attend.
Second Baptist Church will host a Thanksgiving Day dinner and music celebration on November 24, at 12:30 p.m., at 2412 Griffith Avenue in Los Angeles. Dr. William S. Epps is pastor. The Howlett Smith Trio, Second Baptist choir and local entertainers will perform. For information, call (323) 216-0230 or email:
Grant A.M.E. Church - Long Beach will hold its ‘Homecoming and Welcoming Celebration' for newly appointed Pastor Taurus and Lady Denise Myhand and family on November 27, at 10:45 a.m., at 1129 Alamitos Avenue in Long Beach. For details, call (562) 437-1567.
Bible Believers Christian College & Seminary will confer an honorary Doctor of Music degree upon recording artists Erica and Trecina Campbell of Mary, Mary on November 27, at 11 a.m., at Evangelistic Church of God in Christ, 442 East El Segundo Boulevard in Los Angeles. The public is invited to attend. For information, call Vera Milton at (323) 779-2222 or email
Pilgrim Congregational Church will host ‘A Tribute to Mahalia Jackson' sponsored by the Top Ladies of Distinction (TLOD) Inland Empire Chapter on November 27, at 3 p.m., at 600 North Garey Avenue in Pomona. Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Bingham is pastor. Dr. Dorothy Shepherd is TLOD president. Guests include Lillie Knauls, Rev. Dennis Brown, Marva Thomas, Kathryn Barnes, Cathy Cagle, William Zimmerman and Friendship Baptist Church Male Chorus. Call (909) 597-7134 for information.
The Cornerstone Institutional Baptist Church will celebrate its 41st church anniversary on November 27, at 4 p.m., at 4626 West Washington Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sammy Gray. The guests will be Bishop Cynthia C. Turner and the New Beginnings Worship Center. For information, call (323) 879-9954.
Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church will hold ‘A Christmas Cantata' on December 4, at 4 p.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Los Angeles. Dr. Sylvester Washington is pastor. The Male Chorus will perform. Call (323) 293-6448 for details.
Sisters In Ministry (SIM) will co-present ‘The State of Women in Ministry' in collaboration with the University of Southern California's (USC) Passing the Mantle Clergy and Lay Leadership Program on December 3, at 9 a.m., at the Cecil L. Murray Center for Community Engagement, 509 West 29th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Sonja Dawson is SIM founder and CEO. The event will include of dialogue for women and men on the past, present, and future of women clergy across denominational lines. Registration is $25, due by November 28. Email