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Rev. Dr. Melvin V. Wade
Pilgrim’s Hope Bible Church Plans 59th Anniversary
March 9, 2022
The Rev. Dr. Melvin Von Wade will be the guest preacher at the 59th anniversary celebration of Pilgrim’s Hope Bible Church. ... read more »
Legendary Musician Rodena Preston Williams Passes
September 20, 2017
Rodena Preston Williams, who passed on Sept. 15 in Los Angeles, was heralded across the nation as an amazing pianist, director and arranger. She worked with many gospel greats throughout her career. ... read more »
Wade’s Retirement Highlights his Legacy of Service
August 17, 2017
Faithful, dedicated and steadfast are frequently used to describe Rev. Dr. Melvin Von Wade, Sr. As one of L.A.’s leading pastors, his stellar character traits have followed him throughout his lifelong ministerial and public service career. ... read more »
Baptist Ministers Conference to Salute Dr. Solomon Drake
May 5, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Solomon L. Drake will retire from the pastoral ministry in June after decades of preaching, teaching and leading hundreds to Christ. As the spiritual leader of Greater Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, ... read more »
Life Celebration Slated for Mrs. Mary Frazier Wade
April 21, 2016
Mrs. Mary Frazier Wade, the mother of the Rev. Dr. Melvin V. Wade, Sr., pastor of the Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Los Angeles, passed away on April 11 following a brief illness. ... read more »
Faith community salutes digital release of Freedmen’s Bureau records
June 24, 2015
The Los Angeles faith community joined with African Americans across the nation in celebrating the digital release of four million historical records from the Freedmen’s Bureau, ... read more »

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