Watts Area Ministers presents its 25th King Day Celebration on Jan. 6 at 11 a.m., at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Shopping Center, on 103rd and Compton Ave. in Los Angeles, said Dr. Reginald Pope, WAM president. The theme is “Encouraged to Fulfill the Dream.” The free program includes music and refreshments. To learn more, call (323) 566-5286.
Ward AME Church hosts Dr. Umar Johnson on Jan. 7, at 5 p.m., at 1177 W. 25th St., in Los Angeles, said Pastor John E. Cager III. Johnson will discuss the school-to-prison pipeline. For details, please contact LaShonda Johnson at (562) 686-4270.
Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on Jan. 14, 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.
Gardena Valley & Vicinity Ministers’ Wives & Ministers’ Widows presents the Sisterhood Connection 17th Annual Founder’s Day Celebration “White Diamond Concert” on Jan. 14, at 12 p.m., at St. Bernadette Church, 3825 Don Felipe Drive in Los Angeles. The free event honors Dr. Kathye D. Jenkins, founder of the Sisterhood Connection. Local pastors, ministers and first ladies will perform. To RSVP, call (323) 620-5415.
Southern St. Paul Church plans “100 Christian Men in Concert” on Jan. 15, at 4 p.m., at 4678 W. Adams Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Xavier L. Thompson. The Deacons and Deaconess Ministry sponsor the event. Performers include Saiaht “The Guitar Baby” of Southhaven, MS and The Holy Homies comprised of Pastors C. Lamar Simmons, Xavier Thompson, Miquail Broadous and Rodney Howard. For details, call (323) 731-2703.
Park Windsor Baptist Church hosts its 4th Annual Health & Wellness Seminar on Jan. 28, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 1842 W. 108th St., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Terrell Taylor. To participate, contact Thelma Daniels at (323) 237-6037 or [email protected] with your information and the number of guests attending by Jan. 25.