Watts Area Ministers hosts their Pre-Annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration on Jan. 6, at 11 a.m., at the Martin Luther King Shopping Center, 103rd St. and Compton Ave., in Los Angeles, said the Rev. Dr. Reginald Pope, WAM president. The theme is “Fighting to Fulfill the Dream.” The celebration includes a peace march led by the Black Diamond Drill Team, scholarships presented to students, music and refreshments. Pastor John Hopkins of the True Vine Baptist Church of Lynwood will be the keynote speaker. The public is invited to attend. Call (213) 713-7108 for information.
Crenshaw United Methodist Church welcomes the Watoto Children’s Choir on Jan. 6, at 6 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Dr., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Royce Porter. The celebrated choir will perform on concert. To learn more, call (323) 291-0141.
Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on Jan. 13, 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.
In Time Ministries present The Living Intentional Women Series on Jan. 13, at 10 a.m., at Ontario Convention Center, 2155 E. Convention Center Way in Ontario, said Dr. Terri Easley, host. The theme is “A New Year, A New You? A New Mindset” based on Psalm 43:19. The event aims to equip women to be change agents for God. Registration is $35 in advance and $45 at the door.
City of David Church observes its one-year anniversary on Jan. 14, at 3 p.m., at Miracle Temple Church of God Pentecostal, 733 S. Grevillea in Inglewood, said Pastor Demiko Fitzgerald. Retired AME Bishop Theodore Larry Kirkland will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lend An Ear presents Gospel Skate Night every Monday at 6:30 p.m., at World On Wheels, 4645 Venice Blvd., in Los Angeles. The donation is $15. For information, call 877-9LENDANEAR.