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From Cage Fighter to Evangelist — Nico Hill Lives Up to His Promise

A fourth degree black belt in karate and one of the original pioneers of cage fighting, Nico Hill fought in Russia, Brazil, and the United States. As a martial arts expert, he was known as “Nico the Dragon” and starred in a TV series and many action feature films. Onscreen, he played the tough guy who always came out on top. Off-screen, he was sinking in a seemingly bottomless pit of despair. He lived...

Free Medical Clinic Displays Gardena Church’s “Mega-Heart”

“One of the biggest things for a strong community is when we get together,” said Gardena Police Chief Tom Kang. The truth of this statement was demonstrated to the 288 people who received free medical care at the Gardena church on March 11 and 12. Services provided at the two-day clinic included dental, vision, chiropractics, chaplaincy, legal counsel, foodbank...

"Light Above" Shines the Light of God's Love in Pasadena

On Sabbath afternoon, March 17, the Light Above group became a Company of the Southern California Conference (SCC). The recognition and certification ceremony was held at the Foothills Community church, the congregation’s rented facility in Pasadena. In October 2006, 21 believers started a Visayan (Filipino dialect) group which met in a room in Eagle Rock. They were sponsored by the Hollydale Community church in Southgate. As they grew...

 

Events

April 26, 2018
Speakers: Dr. Neil Nedley, Don Makintosh and Tony Moore. Registration: $150 (Adults), includes meals. $120 (Children ages 3-12), includes meals. Booths: $250/space ($400 for 2 spaces). Convention registration, booths, meal tickets and lodging options: http://bit.ly/registerasi2018.
April 26, 2018 6:30 PM
Mondays & Thursdays. Delicious, plant-based meals provided. “The McDougall Program” textbook and workbook provided. $199/person. Info: 310-214-3123, www.southbaychurch.net.
April 27, 2018
Honor Classes 3’s and 8’s. Welcome reception: Friday, 7 p.m. La Sierra Academy Library. Sabbath services: Registration, 9 a.m. and homecoming service, 10 a.m. La Sierra Academy Gym. Potluck, campus tours, reunions and varsity basketball. Please update contact info: JNelson@lsak12.com;...
Honor Classes 3’s and 8’s. Welcome reception: Friday, 7 p.m. La Sierra Academy Library. Sabbath services: Registration, 9 a.m. and homecoming service, 10 a.m. La Sierra Academy Gym. Potluck, campus tours, reunions and varsity basketball. Please update contact info: JNelson@lsak12.com; www.lsak12.com; alumni office at 951-351-1445, ext. 244.
April 27, 2018
The North American Religious Liberty Association is leaving Washington, D.C. this year and bringing its annual Religious Liberty Summit to Southern and Southeastern California in search of justice! Christ-like justice. The kind that, in the very same moment, espouses mercy.

In venues...
The North American Religious Liberty Association is leaving Washington, D.C. this year and bringing its annual Religious Liberty Summit to Southern and Southeastern California in search of justice! Christ-like justice. The kind that, in the very same moment, espouses mercy.

In venues across Southern California, you'll hear from and dialog with a variety of presenters on topics ranging from homelessness and human trafficking to the polarization of society, the global refugee crisis, and religious freedom.

You'll have the opportunity to train in hands-on grassroots advocacy efforts. To learn more, visit: www.churchstate.org and
www.facebook.com/NARLAfreedom. We'll update these pages regularly.

Are you ready to Do Justice?
Sabbath, April 28: “Doing Justice”
Hollywood Spanish SDA Church
657 W. 18th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Guest speaker: Lincoln Steed. Steed is the editor of Liberty magazine a 200,000 Circulation religious liberty journal which is distributed to political leaders, judiciary, lawyers and other thought leaders in North America and, through the
International Religious Liberty Association, to a larger international audience. He has traveled extensively promoting temperance and religious liberty issues as Associate Director of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty for the North American Division of the General Conference of Seventh-day
Adventists.

Sunday, April 29: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Glendale Adventist Academy Auditorium
Doing Justice: Advocacy 101
Learn how to be an effective advocate and agent for change.

Info: 818-546-8405