Second Baptist Church will host a free breakfast symposium on hypertension on June 2, at 9 a.m., at 2412 Griffith Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor William J. Epps. The guest speakers will be Dr. Richard Allen Williams, cardiologist and UCLA clinical professor, and Dr. Ed Barnes, nephrologist and Western University assistant professor. For information, call Perry Singleton at (626) 255-8007.
Faith Entertainment Group together with Wells Fargo will present the ‘Keeping the Faith Festival' on June 2, at 9 a.m., at the Fairplex, 1101 West McKinley Avenue in Pomona. Artist Kelly Price will host the concert with performances by Kim Burrell, Martha Munizzi, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Trin-i-tee 5:7 and more. Tickets are $30 for adults and $10 for children. Also, group rates are available. Call (310) 951-7974 or (909) 396-0151 for details.
Bethel A.M.E. Churchwill hold an Ecumenical Citywide Sendoff for the Dr. Kelvin T. Calloway for Bishop Campaign on June 3, at 6 p.m., at 7900 South Western Avenue in Los Angeles. The event is co-hosted by Bishop T. Larry Kirkland, Sr., President John Cager and the Southern California A.M.E. Ministerial Alliance, President Marvis Davis and the Baptist Ministers Conference and President E. Wayne Gaddis and the California State Baptist Convention.
Community Bible Study sponsored by Blessed Ministries Interdenominational Ministry starts on Tuesday, June 5, at 7 p.m., at Ward A.M.E. Church, 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles. The free classes, held each Tuesday, will focus on releasing anger, bitterness, and unforgiveness to obtain wholeness in Christ through repentance, reconciliation and repentance. To register, call Apostle Charlezetta Nixon at (888) 364-8014 or email
Christ Church of the Valley will feature the Author Carol Guscott Book Signing Event on June 7, at 11 a.m., at 1404 West Covina Boulevard in San Dimas. Guscott, a native of Jamaica, will share her story of faith, forgiveness and recovery after a brutal attack left her blind and disfigured.
Bible Believers College and Seminary will hold its Graduation Ceremony on June 9, at 11 a.m., at the Carson Civic Center, 801 East Carson Street in Carson. Associate, Bachelor, Master, and Doctorate degrees will be awarded to several local clergy and laypersons. For information, call (323) 779-2222 of visit bbccs.org.
Ruach Christian Community Fellowship will present ‘The Power of the Pentecost Celebration' on June 10, at 9 a.m., at 12420 Normanie Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Lewis and First Lady Sudonna Logan. Women are requested to wear red. Call (310) 621-3693 for details.
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church will hold its Men's Day Service on June 10, at 9 a.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. The Rev. Dr. C. Dennis Williams is pastor and the Rev. Terrell Fletcher, pastor of City of Hope Church in San Diego, is guest speaker. For information, call (323) 296-5610.
Ward A.M.E. Church will celebrate Annual Men's Weekend with three events at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Joseph C. Nixon. The programs are the Men & Music Concert on June 15, at 7 p.m.; a Prayer Breakfast on June 16, at 10 a.m.; and worship service on June 17, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Ralph Williamson of First A.M.E. - Las Vegas as guest preacher. For information, call (213) 747-1367.
Hays Tabernacle C.M.E. Church will host a Ministry to Men (MTM) meeting on June 16, at 10 a.m., at 10121 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles. The Rev. Julio Andujo is host pastor. Refreshments will be served. Guests can also register for the Fresno MTM Retreat in September. For details, call (323) 564-5121.
Wilshire United Methodist Church will present ‘Age Ain't Nothing But a Number,' a musical tribute to seniors, on June 24, at 5 p.m., at 4350 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Creative Arts Ministry sponsors the free program. For details, call Dr. Gwen Wyatt at (323) 292-9227.