Holman United Methodist Church

Returning To Holman UMC for Homecoming Sunday

Dr. Masters will preach on Homecoming Sunday on July 31, at 11 a.m., at Holman United Methodist Church, 3320 W. Adams Blvd., in Los Angeles.  The public is invited to attend.

Healing Ourselves Communities and Country 

Those of us who believe a peaceful world is possible need to figure out how we can truly become “indivisible” as we vow in our pledge of allegiance. 

The Essence of the Black Church: Spiritual Resistance & Moral Reimagination     

The news of the L.A. City Council’s unanimous vote that advances phasing out oil and gas extraction across the city was a joy for frontline communities affected by environmental racism! With God’s help, people-power for righteous causes will always bring about win-win victories for some of the most marginalized and disenfranchised communities.

L.A.-area Ministers Encourage a Spirit of Thankfulness

In the midst of so many troubling issues, the question arises, “What do we have to be thankful for as we prepare to observe Thanksgiving Day?” The Sentinel contacted four local ministers for their insight and response.

Words of the Week – There is Forgiveness

Scripture: Ephesians 4:25-32 25 Therefore each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body. 26 “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, 27 and do not give the devil a foothold. 28 Anyone who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing something useful with their own hands, that they may have something to share with those in need. 29 Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit

Words of the Week – Who Told You?

Scripture Genesis 3:8-15 The book of Genesis shows us how humanity’s relationship has evolved with God. Genesis 3:11 displays God asking the following question, “Who told you…?” that continues to apply to us today. This scriptural passage illustrates how obedience impacts our life. This scriptural passage also shows how disobedience impacts our life. There are consequences to obeying God. There are also consequences to disobeying God. Adam and Eve enjoyed a season of constant peace by obeying God. They were able to enjoy the Garden of Eden without interruption. Unfortunately, the enemy wants to disrupt our relationship with God. It

Retired LAUSD Teacher Tennell Marks 100th Birthday

A retired Los Angeles Unified School District teacher, Tennell gathered with family and friends to mark ten decades of living. Sharing the secret behind her long life, she said, “No smoking or drinking and having a laugh in life!”

Call 2 Worship – May 13

Holman United Methodist Church present Golf with the Pastor on May 15, at 10 a.m., at Brookside Golf at the Rose Bowl, 1133 Rosemount Ave. in Pasadena. Pastor Ken Walden will participate in the fellowship. The donation is $70 for singles and $180 for a foursome. For information, contact Al Dixon at (213) 272-9271 or [email protected]. On May 22, at 9 a.m., Soulforce Nonviolence Worshops led by the Rev. James Lawson will take place via Zoom. Registration is required by visiting https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYof-GspjkuH9yj8O5H-iEtmGfbplM3zOup?utm_source=BenchmarkEmail&utm_campaign=Nonviolence_Workshop_Zoom_Registration_-_May_22nd&utm_medium=email Greater Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church holds their 2021 Men’s Conference on May 15, at 10 a.m., via Zoom,

Call 2 Worship – May 6

West Angeles Church of God in Christ celebrates Mother’s Day on May 9, at 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., online at westa.tv and on Facebook, said Presiding Bishop Emeritus Charles Blake, pastor. First Lady Mae Blake will be the speaker. At 7 p.m., Evangelist Lisa Nevels will bring the message. Brookins-Kirkland Community AME Church observes Mother’s Day on May 9, at 9 a.m., during its virtual Sunday worship service, said Pastor Mary S. Minor. A special sermon and musical selections will be shared. Also, Lamar Stuart will deliver a special tribute in honor of all mothers and those who act

Words of the Week – Roll the Stone Away

Scripture: Mark 16:1-8 Jesus Has Risen 16 When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. 2 Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on their way to the tomb 3 and they asked each other, “Who will roll the stone away from the entrance of the tomb?” 4 But when they looked up, they saw that the stone, which was very large, had been rolled away. 5 As they entered the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right