New Creation Christian Faith Center holds a community yard sale on May 2, at 8 a.m., at 630 E. 120th St., in Los Angeles, said Apostle Will A. Wheat, pastor. Furniture, baby/toddler items, clothing, dishes, appliances and more will be available. For information, call (310) 701-2814.
Ministry to Men plans ‘Fall Out Into Fashion 2’ on May 2, at 11 a.m., at Quiet Cannon, 1234 Via Camino in Montebello. The C.M.E. Los Angeles/San Diego District MTM Department sponsors the event. The donation is $35. For tickets or details, call Jim Johnson at (562) 260-0830.
Windsor Hills Christian Book Center welcomes author Theresa McKinney-Lawrence on May 2, at 2 p.m., at 4438 W. Slauson Ave., in Los Angeles. McKinney-Lawrence will read excerpts from her book, ‘In The Stillness – Quiet Moments of Aha Reflection.’ Refreshments will be served. Call (323) 290-3079 for information.
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church hosts Xtreme Praise on May 2, at 6 p.m., at 1972 N. Fair Oaks in Pasadena. Ty Snow and Xtreme Purpose sponsor the event. Aja Grant, Vanessa Grundy, Cynthia Mann, Traxx and TSXP will perform. The donation is $10. For tickets, call (323) 539-8797.
Grant A.M.E. Church presents the Walk of Remembrance Benefit Concert on May 3, at 3 p.m., at 1129 Alamitos Ave., in Long Beach, said Pastor Michael W. Eagle. Five Blind Boys, the Rev. Lester Barrie and the K Ford Jazz Ensemble will perform. The donation is $20 for adults and free for youth, ages 18 and under. For tickets, call (562) 437-1567 or (323) 290-3079.
Great White Throne Ministries is holding auditions for its original gospel drama, ‘Great White Throne Judgment,’ directed by Evangelist Mollie Robbins. Singers, actors, musicians, stage hands, technicians, costume designers, sound engineers and set designers are welcome to participate. To register, call (888) 498-3726.
Los Angeles Metropolitan Churches hosts its 2nd Annual Faith Summit on May 6, at 9 a.m., at the California Endowment Foundation Center, 1000 N. Alameda St., in Los Angeles, said Cheryl Branch, executive director. The event will explore the role of congregations in gun control and violence prevention. Speakers include L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer and Pastor Kelvin Sauls of Holman United Methodist Church.
Your Encouragement Encounter presents ‘Making the S.H.I.F.T.’ on May 16, at 10 a.m., at Hampton Inn Hotel, 767 Albertoni St., in Carson. The speaker is Dr. Dwayne Shigg. The donation is $20 by May 13 and $25 at the door.