Like Father Like Daughter, Sarah Jakes-Roberts  Carves Out Her Own Niche
Jun08

Like Father Like Daughter, Sarah Jakes-Roberts Carves Out Her Own Niche

With New Book, Motivational Speaking, Social Media & As First Lady Of Thriving L.A. Mega Church.

With nearly half a million followers on social media, four books, an ever-increasing number of speaking engagements and media coverage, co-leadership with her husband—pastor and author Touré Roberts—of their thriving megachurch in a city known for its rich and famous, Sarah Jakes Roberts is making her mark.

FROM THE PULPIT: The Bethlehem Church
Jun07

FROM THE PULPIT: The Bethlehem Church

Pastor Christopher Bourne

"It’s for the Cause"

Titus 1:4-5

You are here for a cause!

A cause is a purpose. It can be defined as a reason to take an action. It is a motivation to do something that will bring about a desired result.

Money Matters:Ralph’s Grand Reopening Showcases $5 Million Renovation of South L.A. Store
Jun07

Money Matters:Ralph’s Grand Reopening Showcases $5 Million Renovation of South L.A. Store

The Washington Preparatory High School marching band, community representatives, local dignitaries and officials from Ralph’s all came together last month to mark the completion of a $5 million renovation and grand re-opening of its South Los Angeles store located at 1730 Manchester Avenue. Richard Thomas, the store's most senior associate, had the honor of cutting the ribbon.

Pastor Profile: Rev. Tyron Robinson
Jun06

Pastor Profile: Rev. Tyron Robinson

Tyron Delbert Robinson

Church: Pilgrim’s Hope Baptist Church

Years Preaching: 25

Education: University of California at Berkley

Wife & Children: Jasmine Morton-Robinson, four children

How did you come to accept the call on your life?

It was over a series of time. I’d go to church and really enjoyed everything about church as a child and it just came. Some days I started recognizing the voice of God speaking to me early on and then I was about 13-years-old singing in church and it was clear as day to me that there’s something more to this than just participating in the choir or helping around the church. I knew this was what I wanted to do for the rest of my life. I started and pastored my first church when I was 24 in 2000.

 

Jun06

Biz News Briefs: Whoopi Goldberg Launches Line of Organic Medical Marijuana Products

Actress and TV personality Whoopi Goldberg has partnered with entrepreneur Maya Elisabeth to launch a cannabis line specifically designed to relieve painful menstrual cramps, called Whoopi & Maya.

 

Showdown In Compton: Race for Mayoral Seat Is Down To The Wire
Jun06

Showdown In Compton: Race for Mayoral Seat Is Down To The Wire

By Gerald Bell, Contributor

On June 6, Compton, California voters will decide – in a runoff– which of two possible returning Mayoral candidates will get to lead their city for the next four years. Current Mayor Aja Brown faces former two-term mayor Omar Bradley in an election that has been no short of colorful, if not controversial.

 

First Ladies High Tea
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