Galilee Baptist Church is presenting its ‘ReNew, ReFresh, ReViVal’ on July 12, at 7:15 p.m., at 3220 West 48th Street in Los Angeles. The Rev. Frank Chaney, Jr., is pastor and guest speaker is Pastor Reginald Payne of Full Gospel Baptist Church. Also, Vacation Bible School will be held July 16-20 at 6:30 p.m., with classes for children and adults. Call (323) 290-4004 for information.
Brookins Community A.M.E. Church will sponsor a free legal clinic session on July 14, at 2 p.m., at 4831 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, said Pastor C. Dennis Williams. Attorneys will be on hand to give counsel in family law, probate, and criminal expungements. For details, email
Greater New Bethel Baptist Church will celebrate the 36th Appreciation of Pastor Earl A. Pleasant on July 15, at 601 East 99th Street in Inglewood. At 10 a.m., the guest will be Pastor F. D. Sampson of Friendship Baptist Church in Houston, TX. At 3:30 p.m., guests will be Pastor R.A. Williams of McCoy Memorial Baptist Church and Pastor A.D. Iverson of Paradise Baptist Church. Call (310) 677-1663 for information.
Save Our Sons Prison Ministry will discuss ‘A Roof for Momma: Affordable Housing in LA’ on July 15, at 2:30 p.m., at Crenshaw United Methodist Church, 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. For details, call (323) 291-6917 or (323) 292-0141.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church will present the ‘Hat-a-tude’ fashion show in honor of its 100th Church Anniversary on July 15, at 3:30 p.m., at 2009 Martin Luther King Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sylvester Washington. Ladies will model fancy hats and men will show off colorful ties. Call (323) 293-6448 for more information.
Southern Missionary Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School for youths and adults on July 16 – 20, at 6 p.m., at 4678 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Xavier Thompson. The theme is ‘Adventures in Promiseland.’ Call (323) 583-0729 for details.
Christian Force Missionary Baptist Church will observe Annual Usher Day on July 22, at 3:0 p.m., at 1008 North Willowbrook Avenue in Compton. The Rev. Nathan D. Kimbrough is pastor. Guests are Pastor Gregory Perkins and Mediation M.B. Church members. For details, call (310) 763-6723.
International Churches of Word Center & Affiliates holds Word Kidz Academy for children ages 4-11 and J-Moves for youth ages 12-17 on the second, third and fourth Sundays at 10 a.m., at South LA Sports Activity Center, 7020 South Figueroa Street in Los Angeles. The Reverends Alan and T. Marvene Wright are lead pastors and Corinne Wallace is minister-in-training.
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