Thanksgiving Day worship was held at St. Mark United Methodist Church, 8305 South Gramercy Place, Los Angeles 90047 . The service began at 10 a.m. and all congregations in our conference worshiped together. The Reverend Tonya Harris was the guest preacher. BMCR (Black Methodist for Church Renewal) is the official African American caucus of the General United Methodist Church.
The Grace United Methodist Church Music Ministry presented “This Place,” the Voices of Grace Annual Gospel Concert on Sunday, October 23. The Voices of Grace (VOG) Choir was directed by Melida Smith-Byrd and Minister of Music, Diana Andrew. The band members were Anthony Bowers (piano), Malachi Harvey (drums), Robert Johnson (trombone), Jacob Smith (organ) and John Steward (guitar/bass). VOG brought the congregation to its feet many times while offering 12 different selections including "Amazing," "He Did It All,"
Thank you to our vendors and our community for supporting this event. Look forward to another bazaar and yard salebeofre the end of 2016.