Christ Second Baptist Church salutes Pastor Welton and Lady Teresa Pleasant on March 5, at 1471 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave., in Long Beach. At 9:30 a.m., Dr. Maurice Watson of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Largo, MD, will preach. At 3 p.m., the guests are Pastor Bobby Newman, Jr., and members of Citizen of Zion Missionary Baptist Church. To learn more, call (562) 599-3421.
Academy Cathedral celebrates its 42nd Anniversary on March 5, at 10:30 a.m., at 3141 W. Manchester Blvd., in Inglewood, said Pastor Elaine Britt. A free lunch will be served following the worship. Call (323) 751-5151 for details.
Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on March 11, at 10 a.m., at 555 E. 220th St., in Carson. Blessed oil for homes will be distributed. The public is invited to attend for worship and prayer. For information, call (310) 835-7905.
Trinity Baptist Church holds “The Legends Luncheon” on March 11, at 11:30 a.m., in the church’s Caston Fellowship Center, 2040 W. Jefferson Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Alvin Tunstill, Jr. The event is part of Trinity’s 100th Anniversary Celebration. Past and present elders will be recognized. The donation is $20. Call (323) 735-0044 for tickets and information.
Healthy African American Families presents “Autism Spectrum Disorders: What We Need to Know” on March 17, at 8 a.m., at Holman United Methodist Church, 3320 W. Adams Blvd., in Los Angeles. The Rev. Kelvin Sauls is the host pastor. Topics include advocacy, collaboration strategies and special education law. Continental breakfast, lunch, resource fair and parking will be provided at the free event. To register, call (323) 292-2002.