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Call 2 Worship – May 9
By Cora Jackson-Fossett, Religion Editor
Published May 8, 2019

First AME Church commemorates the 30th Anniversary of the Annual Walk to End Hunger on May 11, at 2270 S. Harvard Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor J. Edgar Boyd. The Sarah Allen Women’s Missionary Society sponsors the event. Registration begins at 7 a.m., and the ceremony at 7:30 a.m. The walk will begin at 8 a.m., starting at FAME Church.  To participate or obtain information, call the church at (323) 735-1251.

West Angeles Church of God in Christ presents “A Day in May with Lady Mae” on May 11, at 9:30 a.m., at 3045 S. Crenshaw Blvd., in Los Angeles. First Lady Mae Blake will share words of inspiration, healing, laughter and love. The donation is $40. On May 12, at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., Dr. Judith McAllister, will be the guest speaker at the Mother’s Day services. McAllister, an author and recording artist, directs West Angeles’ Worship and Arts Department. To learn more, call (323) 733-8300 or visit


Carson Community Deliverance Center Church sponsors a Women’s Prayer Service on May 11, 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.

Brookins-Kirkland Community AME Church observes Mother’s Day on May 12, at 9 a.m., at 3719 W. Slauson Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Mary S. Minor. The BKCAME Men’s Ministry plans a gift of love for every woman in attendance. To learn more, call (323) 296-5610.

Walking in the Spirit Ministries hosts a “Fellowship Breakfast” on May 12, at 11 a.m., at Sonoma Grill in the Doubletree Hotel, 13111 Sycamore Dr., in Norwalk, said Pastors Tim and Leshia Brooks. The community is invited to bring a guest or family member to the event.

Bryant Temple AME Church presents its Spring Revival 2019 on May 14-16, at 7 p.m., at 2525 W. Vernon Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Dwaine A. Jackson. The theme is “Here We Are to Bow Down” based on 2 Chronicles 20:3-4. The revivalists are Pastor Joseph Robinson of Resurrection Church in Carson on May 14, the Rev. Dr. Thema Bryant-Davis, associate minister at First AME-L.A. on May 15, and Pastor Jamal H. Bryant of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia on May 16. For details, call (323) 293-6201.


Crenshaw United Methodist Church holds the Save our Sons Prison Ministry meeting on May 19, at 2:30 p.m., at 3740 Don Felipe Dr., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Royce Porter, Sr. The topic will be “My Story: 20 Years in Prison.” A former inmate will discuss life before conviction, strategies for success on parole and integrating back into society.  Call (323) 292-0141 for information.

Grace United Methodist Church plans a “Karaoke Fundraiser” on May 25, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., at 4112 W. Slauson Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Cedric Bridgeforth. The program, open to all ages, will feature Stan the Prayed-Up Man, music, line dancing, games and refreshments. The donation is $10 for adults and $5 for youth. On June 29, the “Back-to-Church Comedy Show” takes place at 5 p.m. Lester Barrie and Friends will perform along with professional comedians. All ages are welcome. The donation is $20. To learn more about both events, call (323) 294-6653 or visit

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