The convocation will culminate on Nov. 10, with services at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Bishop Ernest Folston Jr. pastor of Kingdom Christian Fellowship International in Sanderson, Fla., will be the guest preacher at the morning service. During the service, 38 couples will renew their wedding vows. The Rev. Wantworth Heron of Love Fellowship Church in Miami Gardens will be the guest preacher for the 4 p.m. closing service.
All Souls Day
Two masses will be held on Saturday as a part of this year’s All Souls Day commemoration.
Archbishop Thomas Wenski will celebrate All Souls Day Mass in Miami-Dade County at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery, 11411 NW 25th St. in the Doral area and the Most Rev. Fernando Isern, bishop emeritus of Pueblo, Colo., will celebrate the mass at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Cemetery, 1500 S. State Rd. 7 in North Lauderdale..
Black Catholic History Month
The Office of the Black Catholic Ministry (OBCM) in the Archdiocese of Miami, will celebrate the 23rd anniversary of the designation of Black Catholic History Month, with a luncheon at noon Saturday at Newport Beach Side Hotel and Resort, 16701 Collins Ave. in Sunny Isles Beach. Tickets are $40 each.
The luncheon will be followed by a Mass at 10 a.m. Sunday at St. Mary Cathedral, 7525 NW Second Ave. Archbishop Thomas Wenski will be the celebrant of the "Celebration of the Feast of St. Martin de Porres." Katrenia Reeves-Jackman is director of the Office of the Black Catholics Ministry. Call 305-762-1120 for more information.
Calvary Miami Beach will celebrate its 20th anniversary with special services at starting with a 7 a.m. Sunrise Celebration on the beach at 22nd Street. At 11 a.m., a worship service will be at Calvary. Also, an afternoon and evening celebration will be at the church. The worship services will be followed by an outdoor reception with free food and drinks.
For more information call 305-531-2730 or go to: www.calvarymiamibeach.org.
Time management for moms
Rivka Caroline, wife of an Orthodox rabbi, mother of seven and author of the book "From Frazzled to Focused", will speak on how to manage the stress of everyday life for moms at a seminar at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Beth David Congregation, 2625 SW Third Ave.
Caroline is the wife of Key Biscayne Chabad Rabbi Yoel Caroline. their children range in age from 19 to 4. She teaches time management skills to small businesses throughout the country.
She said she was raised in Britain with a family that included two parents and two children.
"I was not prepared for the time management skills needed to, not only raise a large family, but to be active in business and have time for both my needs as well as those of my husband."
She said when she was frazzled, she learned not to be a perfect mother or wife, but "just accept myself as a person who needs to prioritize. I learned to love myself and to look after what needed to be done by planning in advance and wisely using every minute of the day."
Tickets are $18 for the book and childcare.
Call 305-854-3282, ext. 201 for more information.
Rummage sale and car wash
Kendall Community Church will have a Rummage Sale and Car Wash from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 2) at the church, 8795 SW 112th St.
Snacks will also be on sale. For more information call the church at 305-274-3072.