Liberty Baptist Church will celebrate Founder’s Day honoring the late Rev. Dr. Earl C. Cotton on July 3, at 10 a.m., at 1500 West 51st Place in Los Angeles. Pastor Terry L. Brown Sr., Mrs. Mary C. Cotton, Founders Day Chair Dessie Kelly and Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will participate in renaming the intersection, ‘Cotton Square,’ and at 10 a.m., unveiling a bronze statue of Dr. Cotton, founder of Liberty. Call (310) 654-3311 for details.
Grace Temple Baptist Church will hold a ‘Street Dedication and Monument Unveiling Ceremony’ recognizing the late Pastor John H. Broadous on July 3, at 3 p.m., at 7017 South Gramercy Place in Los Angeles. Bishop Miquail Broadous, pastor, and Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will dedicate the intersection of Gramercy and 71st Street as ‘Pastor John Henry Broadous Square’ and unveil a monument in honor of Pastor Broadous. For information, call (323) 971-8192.
Mount Moriah Baptist Church hosts rehearsal every Monday at 7:30 p.m., for the 1,000-voice Mass Choir performing July 23 – 28, at the NAACP 102nd Annual Convention. Dr. Melvin Wade is pastor and Dr. Rodena Preston is music director. All are welcome to attend at 4269 South Figueroa Street in Los Angeles. For information, call (310) 397-1171 or (323) 846-1950.
Transfiguration Catholic Church invites the public to its carnival off Martin Luther King Boulevard at 4001 3rd Avenue in Los Angeles, said Father Michael Tang, the Administrator. The free event will be July 1, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.; and July 2, and July 3, from 12 noon to 10 p.m. Rides, games, food, fun and entertainment will be offered. For details, call (323) 291-1136.
Mount Sinai M.B. Church will set sail from the Port of Long Beach on July 4, for an evening of food, fun and fireworks, said Pastor George Hurtt. Donations are $45 and children, ages 2 and under, sail for free. For information, call (323) 291-1121.
All Nations Living Fountains Church will host the 2011 International Convention and Consecration on July 11 to July 17, at 4347 11th Avenue in Los Angeles. Services begin at 7 p.m. On Friday and Saturday, services will also be held at 10 a.m. For details, call (323) 292-5115.
The Gathering Place Worship Center COGIC will present ‘200 Godly Women in Pink’ on July 17, at 8 a.m., at 1740 West 59th Street in Los Angeles. Elder Don H. Williams is pastor and Lady Tracey Williams is chair. Special guest is Mrs. Rita Whittington of Denver, CO. Call (310) 775-1271 for information.
Second Mount Carmel M.B. Church will present its 2011 Women of Focus Conference on July 23, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at 447 East 80th Street in Los Angeles. Rev. Eric S. Woodson is pastor. The theme is ‘Bloom Where You Are Planted’ based on I Corinthians 3:6-7, 7:17a. For information, call (323) 753-4271.