Faith Community Foursquare Church plans a prayer breakfast on Oct. 6, at 9 a.m., at Hometown Buffet, 3520 W. Carson St., in Torrance, said Pastor D.T. Paredes. The emphasis will be on praying for Black men. The donation is $25. Also, the church will hold four Pastor’s Appreciation Services on Oct. 21, and Oct. 28, at 10 a.m., and 3 p.m., at 5519 S. Avalon Blvd., in Los Angeles. To learn more, call (323) 432-2137
New Hope Baptist Church presents “The Maya in Me” play on Oct. 6, at 7 p.m., at 5200 S. Central Ave., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Larry Hooks. Tameka Bob stars in the one-woman theatrical show and Jessica Lynn Johnson is the director. The play tells a story of transparency, faith and resilience through artistic expression and the wisdom of Dr. Maya Angelou. Call (818) 514-0902 for details.
FAME Renaissance Center hosts the Faith Leaders Conference sponsored by Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson on Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 1968 W. Adams Blvd., in Los Angeles. The theme is “Making Religion Relevant.” The free event, which includes breakfast and lunch, will focus on building a collaborative of strong faith leaders to meet the needs of the South Los Angeles community. To RSVP, call Dr. D.C. Nosakhere Thomas at (888) 461-5558 or (213) 485-7616.
Miracle Temple Church of God Pentecostal celebrates it 36th anniversary on Oct. 28, at 10 a.m., at 109 W. Buckthorn St., in Inglewood, said Bishop Johnny J. Young, pastor. The theme is “Bringing Unity to the Body” based on Ephesians 4:5.
Bible Enrichment Fellowship International Church hosts the “23rd Annual L.A.M.P.S. Conference” on Oct. 21-24, at 400 E. Kelso St., in Inglewood, said Dr. Beverly “Bam” Crawford, pastor. The theme is “Legacy – Apostolic and Prophetic Synergy.” The leadership and mentoring event provides teaching, counseling, training and a luncheon. For details or to register, call (310) 330-4700.