Professor Iris Stevenson-McCullough

‘Miracles on 88th St.’ Features Free Clothing, Haircuts, Gifts and Snow

88th Street Temple Church of God In Christ (COGIC) and L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas partnered to present the “Miracles on 88th Street” community event on Dec. 21 and more than 400 people of all ages enjoyed the variety of activities. “For our second annual event, it was important to me to make sure that I was serving the needs of our community. So, we added free winter coats, free toiletries and free haircuts for men, women and children,” said Superintendent Anthony L. Williams, senior pastor. “Also, we thank Minister Byron Luke and Ronald Graves, owner of Hair Architects. He

Saint Hillrie COGIC Salutes Iris Stevenson-McCullough

Saint Hillrie Church of God in Christ hosted their annual Choir Day concert on Sept. 14, at 88th Street Temple COGIC.  The concert celebrated the achievements and dedication of gospel music icon, Professor Iris Stevenson-McCullough, by performing songs from her renowned album, “Restore My Joy.” Saint Hillrie music director and Bennett-Kew Elementary principal LaRoyce Murphy prayed for the right theme for the annual concert and the Lord revealed to her that it was time to appreciate Stevenson-McCullough for her strides in the gospel music industry. “Choir Day is like ministry,” Murphy said. “We wanted the message to get out to