Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship UCC will feature a free educational seminar on ‘You, Medicare and Long Term Care’ on September 22, at 9 a.m., at 2085 South Hobart Boulevard in Los Angeles. The Rev. James K. McKnight is pastor and Carol Hall Holliday is chair of Seniors By Grace, event sponsors. The seminar will address what Baby Boomers, their parents and loved ones need to know about Medicare and Long Term Care. Please bring your current Medicare Handbook. Continental breakfast will be served. RSVPs are requested by emailing
Knights of Peter Claver will hold an invitational recruitment picnic for Catholic youth to explore membership in the Junior Daughters and Knights on September 22, at 10 a.m., at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, 4100 South La Cienega Boulevard in Los Angeles. For information, call Jere Carmon at (310) 351-6929 or Robert Williams at (310) 370-6206.
First A.M.E. Church will celebrate Annual Women's Day on September 23, at 11 a.m., at 1823 Michigan Avenue Front in - Santa Monica, said Pastor Reuben Ford. The theme is ‘Women of God in Prayer’ based on 1 Samuel 2:1-3. Ms. Evelyn Perrin of First Baptist Church of Venice is the guest speaker. Donna Flowers and Shelia Daniels are program chairs. Call (310) 450-0331 for details.
New Vision C.M.E. Church will host ‘Youth Community Day’ on September 23, at 8368 Beech Street in Fontana, said Pastor E. Earl Hamer. The celebration includes praise dancers, youth choirs, praise teams, poetry and refreshments. Local youth ministries are invited to participate by calling (951) 966-7655 or (714) 998-3918.
Healthy African American Families will co-sponsor the Prevention, Treatment And Control Of Cancer In Our Community Conference on September 28, at 8 a.m., at the California Science Center, 700 State Drive in Los Angeles. The free event includes continental breakfast and lunch. Co-sponsors are the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Division of Cancer Research and Training, and the Building Bridges to Optimum Health Conference Series. For details, call (323) 292-2002.
Grace Chapel will sponsor ‘The Art of Marriage,’ a six session video event, on September 28, at 7 p.m., and September 29, at 9 a.m., at 1125 Centinela Avenue in Inglewood. The Rev. Charles Williams is pastor. Registration (lunch included) is $50 for couples and $35 for singles. Email
Price Chapel A.M.E. Church will celebrate its 65th Anniversary on September 30, at 4000 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Cedric V. Alexander. The theme is ‘One Body in Christ’ based on 1 Corinthians 12:12. Call (323) 296-2406 for details.
Hope in Christ Community Church will debut ‘The Substance of Things Hoped For,’ a gospel play by Sharon Judie, on September 30, at 3:00 p.m., at 1019 North Harris Avenue in Compton. The Rev. Ed Robinson is pastor. This story follows a couple seeking to have a baby, trying to maintain faith despite unanswered prayers and advice from meddlesome, well-meaning family and friends. Admission is free. For information, call (310) 818-3662.
Southern Missionary Baptist Church will hold a Gospel Music Explosion, presented by the Worship and Arts Ministry, on September 30, at 5 p.m., at 4678 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Xavier Thompson. Call (323) 731- 2703 for details.
Christ Temple Church of Christ (Holiness) USA will observe its 95th Anniversary on October 21, at 3125 West 54th Street in Los Angeles, said Bishop Emery Lindsay, pastor. The theme is ‘Remembering the Past – Pressing Toward the Future’ based on Deuteronomy 32:7. At 11 a.m., the Rev. Bingham will speak and at 3:30 p.m., Bishop Vernon Kennebrew, national prelate of Church of Christ (Holiness) USA, will preach. Call (323) 295-4166 for information.
Blessed Ministries Interdenominational Ministry has opened early registration for the 9th Healing and Deliverance Conference on April 25-27, 2013, at the Four Points Sheraton in Los Angeles, said Apostle Charlezetta Nixon. The theme is ‘Generational Breakthrough.’ The fee for adults is $80 until October 31, $90 until December 31, and $100 in 2013. The young adult fee is $50. Register online at blessedministriesusa.com or call (888) 364-8014.