Save Our Sons Prison Ministry discusses “Homelessness in L.A.” on January 17 at 2:30 p.m., at Crenshaw United Methodist Church, 3740 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles, said Pastor Royce Porter. The speaker will be Beverly Locke of the Housing Authority of the City of L.A. (HACLA). Call (323) 292-0141 for details.
Windsor Hills Christian Book Center previews the International Sunday School Lessons each Monday in January at 1 p.m., at 4438 W. Slauson Ave., in Los Angeles. The Rev. Elmer Redding will be the facilitator. Call (323) 290-3079 for information.
African American Catholic Center for Evangelization holds its Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast on January 16, at 8 a.m., at the Proud Bird Restaurant, 11022 Aviation Blvd., in Los Angeles. The guest speaker is Dr. George McKenna of the L.A. Board of Education. The honorees include Ivan Houston, former CEO of Golden State Insurance Co., and Bishop David O’Connell of the San Gabriel Region. The donation is $40. For details, call (323) 777-2151.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church presents a prayer breakfast on January 23, at 9 a.m., at 2009 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Sylvester Washington. The Women’s Ministry sponsors the event, said Coordinator Dolores Jones. The theme is “What Happens When Women Pray” based on Philippians 4:6-8. Call (323) 293-6448 for details.
Harvest Time Apostolic Church plans a praise service on January 24, at 5 p.m., at 10022 S. Broadway in Los Angeles, said Bishop Raiji Gaines. The guest preacher is Apostle Donna Spivey. For information, call (888) 294-7708, ext. 1.
Anointed by God Entertainment presents Lyrical Therapy Open Mic on January 29, at 8 p.m., at Manazar Gamboa Community Theater, 1323 Gundry Ave., in Long Beach. Featured artists include Disciple Sole, Kindle Blaze, Donald Guy and Forenziks. Sign up to perform by calling (562) 353-7397.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church holds Mission Sunday on January 31, at 11 a.m., at 936 W. 49th St., in Los Angeles, said Pastor James A. Brooks. The guest speaker is Richard Graham, director of missions for the Long Beach Harbor Association, California Southern Baptist Convention. For details, call (323) 752-0855.
Tabernacle Church of God in Christ hosts Super Sunday Youth Day on January 21, at 3:30 p.m., at 5419 S. San Pedro in Los Angeles, said Pastor Alfred Tillman and Youth Coordinator Shontelle Leake. The theme is “Game On: What’s Your Defense? Whose Team Are You On?” The scripture references are II Timothy 2:5 and Luke 11:14-23.