Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Pastor J. Edgar Boyd and First AME Kick-off L.A.’s African American Heritage Month
February 13, 2020
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and Grammy award-winner Jennifer Holliday join the celebration and urge everyone to vote ... read more »
Black History Spotlight – Trailblazing Gospel Radio Announcers
February 12, 2020
Radio broadcasters were instrumental in spreading gospel music to the masses. In honor of Black History Month, the Sentinel features a few of the L.A. faith-based deejays and radio stations that ruled the airwaves in the middle decades of the 20th century. ... read more »
United House of Prayer For All People Marks 100th Year
February 12, 2020
The United House of Prayer For All People closed out their 100th year celebration on Feb. 2, with a rousing worship service at their edifice in South Los Angeles. ... read more »
GMWA Honors Gospel Legends and Supporters at Annual Concert
February 12, 2020
Shouts of “hallelujah” and “praise God” were heard throughout the “Back To The Old Landmark” concert, which was sponsored by the Gospel Music Workshop of America – L.A. ... read more »
Words of the Week – Make a Difference Through Compassion, Positive Actions
February 12, 2020
Hello, friends. If you’re a Christian, I’d like to talk to you a bit about being a “living epistle to be read of men,” as the scriptures reference.  ... read more »
Call 2 Worship – February 13
February 12, 2020
Knox Presbyterian Church presents African American Legacies on Feb. 15, at 3 p.m., at 5840 La Tijera Blvd., in Los Angeles, said Pastor Reginald Ragland. Georgia Laster Association of Musicians co-sponsor the event. ... read more »
Black History Spotlight – Kenneth Glover, the Singing Missionary
February 5, 2020
Kenneth Glover continues to be one of the most gifted and talented gospel vocalists to grace the local and international stage.  Known around the world as the “Singing Missionary,” Glover has inspired hundreds of thousands of people for decades with his creative renditions of traditional hymns. ... read more »
Dozier Singers to Perform at Hollypark UMC Black History Celebration
February 5, 2020
Service will include unveiling of the Gwen Ifill Black Heritage Stamp Gardena Mayor Tasha Cerda and Gardena Postmaster Pam Smith-Cunningham will unveil the Gwen Ifill commemorative postage stamp during a gospel concert on Sunday, ... read more »
GMWA – L.A. Chapter Holds ‘Back To The Old Landmark’ Concert
February 5, 2020
The Gospel Music Workshop of America – L.A. Chapter will hold its ‘Back To The Old Landmark’ concert on Sunday, Feb. 9, at 4 p.m., at the People’s Independent Church of Christ, ... read more »
Words of the Week – The Power of Healing
February 5, 2020
To the youth readers: I’m back! I pray you’re all well. I have a great story to share with you. As you know writing for me is therapy. ... read more »
Call 2 Worship – February 6
February 5, 2020
True Friendship Missionary Baptist Church salutes Pastor James and First Lady Evelyn Perkins with the 25th Love Celebration Luncheon on Feb. 8, at 11 a.m., at the Proud Bird’s Dolittle Room, ... read more »
Top Artists Slated for God’s House of Hip Hop 20/20 Summer Fest
January 29, 2020
Leading Christian, Latin and Gospel talent to headline 2-day event at Banc of California Stadium   The newest genre of gospel music will take over the Banc of California Stadium at the God’s House of Hip Hop 20/20 Summer Fest.  ... read more »
New Antioch COGIC Celebrates 50 Years
January 29, 2020
New Antioch Church of God in Christ will celebrate its 50th anniversary on Sunday, Feb. 9, at 3:30 p.m., in the edifice located at 7826 S. ... read more »
Kobe Bryant: ‘God is great! It don’t get no simpler than that, bro!’
January 29, 2020
In the aftermath of the tragic accident on Sunday, Jan. 26 – where basketball legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter, Gianna, and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash – there have been many somber and celebratory tributes in Los Angeles and around the world. ... read more »
Words of the Week – Wake Up Call
January 29, 2020
Death can come swiftly leaving no goodbyes to those left behind. On Sunday, Jan. 26, nine people left this world in a freak helicopter crash. Among the nine was NBA icon and athlete, ... read more »

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