Kingdom Praise Ministries plans Cross Over 2016 on January 8-10, at 7 p.m., at Korean Presbyterian Church, 1444 Rosecrans Ave., in Gardena, said the Rev. Prince Frimpong, host. The them is “Positioning for Possessing 2016.” The Rev. Elisha Amos and Minister Sylvester Tamakloe will participate. For details, call (310) 713-5201 or (213) 258-9236.
Christ Second Baptist Church presents a Church Leadership Conference for the Local Church on January 9 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 1471 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., in Long Beach, said Pastor Welton Pleasant II. The instructors are Bishop Johnny Withers Jr., of Unity Christian Fellowship in Compton and Bishop Alexis Thomas of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ. Topics include “Reaching and Running With the Vision,” “Habits of Highly Effective Churches” and “Church Shift.” To register, call (562) 599-3421.
Shaneen C. Bonner Ministries sponsors The Call Round 2 on January 9, at 11 a.m., at the Doubletree By Hilton Hotel, 21333 Hawthorne Blvd., in Torrance, said Prophetess Bonner, host. The guests are Apostle Jason Green, Prophet James Hewitt and Prophetess Ada Ambrose. Call (323) 915-1965 to learn more.
Impact National Global Ministries hosts the Fresh Oil Experience on January 9, at 7 p.m., at St. Paul Baptist Church, 1392 W. 25th St., in Long Beach, said Prophet Eugene Blount. Madeline Mosley and Raheem Spratt will conduct the worship and praise. For information, call (310) 722-6906.
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.
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.