Musicians in Action hold the Iron Sharpens Iron Music Ministry Summit on Jan. 27 at 6:45 p.m., and Jan. 28 at 8:15 a.m., at People’s Independent Church of Christ, 5856 West Blvd., in Los Angeles. Workshops include Choir Decorum, Vocal Training and the Purpose of a Church Choir. To register, call (323) 777-3213.
Brookins-Kirkland Community AME Church observes Installation Sunday on Jan. 28, at 9 a.m., at 3719 W. Slauson Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Mary S. Minor. Church officers and auxiliary leaders will be installed. The public is invited to attend. To learn more, call (323) 296-5610.
City on the Hill Church holds Super Sunday on Jan. 28, at 10:30 a.m., at 16425 Ishida Ave., in Carson, said Pastor Jawane Hilton. The guest preacher will be Overseer Dr. Lisa Weah. The public is welcome to attend.
Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church plans Homecoming Sunday on Jan. 28 at 11 a.m., at 9201 S. Normandie Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor William Monroe Campbell. The service is part of the church’s 70th anniversary celebration. The Rev. Robert Lewis will preach. A fellowship dinner will be served following the worship. Call (323) 755-1111 for information.
First Zion Missionary Baptist Church plans Annual Building Fund Day on Jan. 28, at 3 p.m., at 4715 S. Normandie Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Frank Bryant, Jr. The theme is “Building on the Right Foundation” based on 1 Corinthians 3:10. Pastor D. Wright of Rock of Ages Baptist Church will preach. For details, call (323) 296-2047.
Great Shepherd Missionary Baptist Church salutes Pastor Darryl and Lady Ramona Moore with appreciation services on Jan. 28, at 3 p.m., at 6407 S. Normandie Ave., in Los Angeles. The theme is “Our Pastor: Kingdom Building by the Word of God” based on Jeremiah 1:9-10. The guest preacher will be Pastor Michael Augustine of Live Oak Missionary Baptist Church.
Baptist Ministers Conference of L.A. and Southern California meet on Jan. 29, at 11 a.m., at Mount Moriah Baptist Church, 4269 S. Figueroa Street in Los Angeles, said the Rev. Xavier Thompson, BMCLA president. The Rev. Johnteris D. Tate is the host pastor. Dr. Manuel Scott, Jr., will conduct a seminar entitled “The Church in Crisis.” On Feb. 4, Bishop Jawane Hilton of City on the Hill Church will bring the message. To learn more, email [email protected].
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church offers Christian Education Institute Classes on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m., at 2009 West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Bishop Sylvester Washington, senior pastor. The sessions include Introduction to Evangelism, Methods and Techniques of Evangelism, Group Counseling and Responding to False Doctrines. Call (323) 293-6448 for registration and information.
Mount Olive Lutheran Church hosts “Community Sing featuring Melanie DeMore” on Feb. 4, at 7 p.m., at 1343 Ocean Park Blvd., in Santa Monica. A renowned vocalist and songwriter, DeMore’s music features African-American folk music, spirituals, traditional ballads and her own original compositions. The suggested donation is $20.
Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on Feb. 10, at 10 a.m., at 555 E. 220th St., in Carson. The public is invited to attend for worship and prayer. For information, call (310) 835-7905.