Walking in the Spirit Ministries presents ‘The Significance of the Cross' preaching series on each Sunday in August at 11 a.m., said Pastors Tim and Leshia Brooks. Services are held at Guesthouse Hotel, Suite 5111, 12500 Firestone Boulevard in Norwalk. Call (213) 248-6343 for details.
Vision International Ministrieswill host a Youth Prayer Breakfast on August 13, at 8 a.m., at 6819 West Blvd in Inglewood. Bishop Peter Morgan is pastor. Young people are invited to attend. The donation is $20. For information, call (310) 672-1300.
Greater Ebenezer M.B. Church will observe the Christ-Led Bible Ministry's 5th Annual Day on August 14, at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., at 5300 South Denker Avenue in Los Angeles. Rev. Dr. Solomon L. Drake is pastor and Sis. Lynn Williams is ministry president. The theme is ‘Christians Following a Path Led by Christ.' For details, call (323) 759-4996.
Twinbiz Theatre Ministry in conjunction with Lucy Florence Coffeehouse will hold the monthly Reader's Theatre on August 14 at 1 p.m., at 5671 Pico Boulevard in Los Angeles. The program includes brunch, staged readings and conversation. The donation is $25. For reservations, call (323) 747-5364.
New Life Christian Church will observe Friends and Family Day on August 14, at 3:30 p.m., at 10824 South Broadway in Los Angeles. Rev. Levi Spencer is pastor. The public is invited to attend. Dinner will be served following the worship. For information, call (323) 253-2082 or (562) 920-3193.
Southern M.B. Church will celebrate as Annual Worship & Arts Ministry Day on August 14, at 4 p.m., at 4678 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles. Rev. Xavier Thompson is pastor and Tony Wilkins is minister of music. On August 19, at 6 p.m., the Youth Ministry will present Game Night. All youth are invited. Call (323) 731-2703 for details.
Artesian Well Churchwill feature Dr. Don Colbert and The Seven Pillars Of Health Program starting August 15, at 3960 East Gilman Street in Long Beach. Dr. James P. Norman Jr. is pastor and founder. Dr. Colbert will teach a seven-week course on basic health concepts to achieve vitality, strength, and wellness. For information, call (562) 495-4100 or visit www.artesianwellchurch.com.
St. James A.M.E. Churchwill hold an Appreciation Service for Pastor Najuma Smith-Pollard on August 21, at 3 p.m., at 655 West 70th Street in Los Angeles. Guest preacher will be Pastor Sonja Dawson of New Mount Calvary M.B. Church. The ‘2nd Annual Fire of Friday Night Live' worship celebrating the Word through the Arts will be held on August 26, at 7 p.m. For details, call (323) 758-6786.
Ruach Christian Community Churchand the L.A. County Recreation Department presents the ‘Community Pride/Back to School Block Party' on August 27, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Helen Keller Park, 1045 West 126th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Lewis Logan II. The event includes free school supplies, health screenings, live music, food, jumpers, and face painting. Vendor booths are available for $35. Call (310) 621-3693 or visit www.rccfellowship.org for details.
Greater Deliverance Church COGIC will hold its 4th Annual Youth Explosion on August 28, at 3:30 p.m., at 6741 West Boulevard in Inglewood. Elder Mark E. Leonard is pastor and Leah Fortson is youth director. Gospel choirs and groups will perform. Also, free school supplies, backpacks and food will be distributed to families in need. For information, call (310) 330-4800.
Calvary Baptist Church will celebrate Ushers, Nurses and First Aiders' Day on August 28, at 4911 West 59th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Virgil Jones is pastor. At 11 a.m., the guest preacher is Rev. Jessie Chapman, pastor emeritus of Morning Star Baptist Church in Altadena. At 4 p.m., Pastor John Ralph of New Horizon Baptist Church in Lemon Grove will bring the message. Call (323) 298-1605 for details.