International speaker Lorenzo Rodriguez, a practitioner and teacher of Christian Science healing , will present a talk titled "Spiritual Solutions for Desperate Situations" at 2 p.m. Sunday at Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist, 1600 NW 54th St. The lecture is open to all who are facing challenges in life that seem to get them down, making them feel like there is no where to turn.
"In my life, I’ve experienced that the answers are right there when we listen to God, trust Him and follow His leading," sad Rodriguez, who was born in Cuba and raised in Mexico and the United States. He is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. Even though he practiced engineering, Rodriguez said he felt since childhood that his calling was for the helping professions. He said he discovered the healing system of Christian Science in early adulthood.
For more information, call Ed Lyons at 305-302-6546.
You are invited to a gospel concert at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at First Church of North Miami Congregational UCC at 1200 NE 135th St. in North Miami.
The Covenant Hearts Ablaze Chorale Gospel singers, is directed by Andrew Anderson. Featured soloists are, April Marr and Beverly Woollery. They will be accompanied by the Adrian Morrison AAM Production Band. The concert will benefit a new Covenant Seventh Day Adventist Worship and Ministry Center in Pembroke Pines. Tickets are $20 for adults and free to children under 12.
Call 305-8915283 for tickets and more information, or visit www.covenantheartsablaze.com.
All Saints Tea
The Church of the Incarnation at 1835 NW 54th St., will host its 57th annual All Saints Tea at 4 p.m. Sunday. The program will include a musical "extravaganza," featuring the New Mount Olive Baptist Church Choir; the Sole Deo Gloria Band from Holy Family Episcopal Church; soloist LeNard Rutlege accompanied by the Rev. James Bell. parish musician at the Church of the Incarnation, and a liturgical dance group.
A reception will follow the tea in the J. Kenneth Major Hall. The tea is open to the public, and it’s free.
Bishops Billy and Catherine Baskin extend an invitation to the community to join them and the New Way Fellowship and Worship Church congregation for Convocation Week, which will be Nov. 6 through 10 at the church, 16800 NW 22nd Ave. in Miami Gardens. The convocation celebrates the church’s 38th anniversary. The theme is “38 years — Growing in Faith Together.”
Nightly worship services will be at 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 through Nov. 8, with the Rev. Eric Jones of Koinonia Worship Center and the congregation in charge of the worship services on Nov. 6.
On Nov. 7, the Rev. Wayne Lomax and the congregation from The Fountain of New Life. will lead the services. On Nov. 8, the Rev. Humberto Cruz and the congregation from Iglesias Bautista Emmanuel in Miami Gardens will lead the worship service.
At 5 p.m. on Nov. 9, New Way will host a "Hallelujah Evening of Praise and Glorifying God with our Gifts." Special guests will include, recording artist and worship leader Rochelle Lightfoot, spoken word artists Rebecca "Butterfly" Vaughns and Richardy Blanchard; theatre actress Carey Brianna Hart; mime artist Katrina Baskin; the Girls’ Choir of Miami; Christian comedian Felicia "Fefe" Moore; gospel artist Jonathan "Jai-Eagle" Parker, and the New Way Fellowship Praise and Music Team. A reception will follow the concert in the church’s fellowship hall. It’s free.