Religion events in the San Fernando Valley area, May 27-June 3

First Christian Church of North Hollywood (Disciples of Christ) on Colfax Avenue in Studio City. (Google Street View)
Pentecost will be celebrated on May 28 at First Christian Church of North Hollywood (Disciples of Christ) on Colfax Avenue at Moorpark Street in Studio City. (Google Street View)

Here is a sampling of upcoming faith gatherings in the San Fernando Valley area.

May 27

Sherman Oaks Lutheran Church: The Rev. Titus Utecht delivers the message at the “Real Presence” service, 5 p.m. Also, a traditional/blended service, 10 a.m. May 28. The May “Oak Leaves” newsletter: Location, 14847 Dickens St. 818-789-0215.

May 28

Pentecost at Prince of Peace Episcopal Church: Services at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday’s service bulletin: This week’s newsletter: Location, 5700 Rudnick Ave., Woodland Hills. 818-346-6968. Email:

Lights, Camera, Action!: The Rev. Michael McMorrow explains the message, 9 and 10:30 a.m. The church’s May theme is “Light Within the Shadows.” Center for Spiritual Living, 17622 Chatsworth St., Granada Hills. 818-363-8136. Details:

First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills: The Rev. Juan Sarmiento delivers the message, 9 and 11 a.m. The May “Spire” newsletter: Location, 10400 Zelzah Ave., Northridge. 818-360-1831.;

Filled – Day of Pentecost: The Rev. Timothy Jenks explains the message, based on Acts 2:1-21, at 9:30 a.m. Canoga Park Lutheran Church, 7357 Jordan Ave. 818-348-5714. Facebook:

Day of Pentecost at St. Luke Lutheran Church: The Rev. Janet Hansted delivers the message, 9:30 a.m. Sunday bulletin: Location, 5312 Comercio Way, Woodland Hills. 818-346-3070.

A Movement for Wholeness in a Fragmented World – Pentecost: The Rev. Jonathan B. Hall delivers the message, based on Acts 2:1-4 and Romans 8:14-17 and 38-39, at 10 a.m. First Christian Church of North Hollywood (Disciples of Christ), 4390 Colfax Ave. 818-763-8218. Newsletter for this Sunday:

Sunday at Reseda Church of Christ: The Rev. Dewayne Winrow delivers the message, with soloist T.J. Smith, 10 a.m. Location, 7806 Reseda Blvd. 818-342-4755. Church website:

Building an Altar to Life: Worship associates Julie Borden and Melissa Marote, and a guest speaker, discusses the message, 10:30 a.m. Bring a photo or a token of a deceased loved one to place on the altar during the service. Emerson Unitarian Universalist Church, 7304 Jordan Ave., Canoga Park. 818-887-6101.

Fire and Wind: The Rev. Beth Bingham delivers the Pentecost message, based on Act 2:1-21, at 10:30 a.m. May newsletter: Congregational Church of the Chimes, 14115 Magnolia Blvd., Sherman Oaks. 818-789-7124.

Jesus Is Our Significance Coach: Interim pastor, the Rev. Christian Washington, continues a sermon series on “Significance,” 10:30 a.m. Details in the May newsletter: North Hollywood First United Methodist Church, 4832 Tujunga Ave. 818-763-8231. Church details: Updates on services:

First United Methodist Church San Fernando: The Rev. Stan Ferguson delivers the message, 10:30 a.m. Location, 1525 Glenoaks Blvd., San Fernando. 818-365-3156.

Unleashed!: The Rev. Douglas Dickson delivers the Pentecost message, based on Acts 2:1-21, with the combined congregations (the English-language and Korean-language), at 11 a.m. (special time this Sunday). The May newsletter: Northridge United Methodist Church, 9650 Reseda Blvd. 818-886-1555.

Friendship: Matt Toronto gives his perspective on the study topic of the month, 11 a.m. The topic is based on the verse John 15:13. Unity Burbank – Center for Spiritual Awareness, 637 S. Victory Blvd., Burbank. 818-841-4037. Watch the service on Facebook: Details on the church and services in the “Words of Light” May newsletter:

May 29

Memorial Day Mass at San Fernando Mission Cemetery: Archbishop José H. Gomez celebrates an outdoor Mass, 10 a.m. The Mass will also be livestreamed: and on Location, 15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd., Mission Hills. For other Memorial Day Mass celebrations at Catholic Cemeteries locations:

June 1

Full Moon and World Healing Meditation Ceremony: The Spiritual Unity Movement holds a gathering with guest speaker Wayne Perry, founder of Sound Therapy Center of Los Angeles,” 6:55 p.m. Theme: the Strawberry Moon. Bring percussion instruments. Donation $20 suggested. Meeting at Center for Spiritual Living – Granada Hills, 17622 Chatsworth St. 855-786-2642. Email: Reservations requested:

June 2

Shabbat at Temple Judea: 6:15 p.m. Location, 5429 Lindley Ave., Tarzana. 818-758-3800. Details:

Pride Shabbat at Kol Tikvah: 6:30 p.m. Location, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. 818-348-0670.

Kabbalat Shabbat at Temple Ahavat Shalom: Join the Reform Jewish congregation at the “Welcoming the Sabbath” service, 7 p.m. Location, 18200 Rinaldi Place, Northridge. 818-360-2258.

Shabbat at Temple Beth Emet: Rabbi Mark H. Sobel leads the service, 7 p.m. Location, 600 N. Buena Vista St., Burbank. 818-843-4787.

June 11

Cantor Kenny and Friends — An Entertaining Evening Celebrating Jewish Music: The concert includes performances by Mostly Kosher and Nefesh Mountain Band, 6:30 p.m. June 11. Tickets $36; $72; $90 (purchase here: Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. and

Send information at least two weeks ahead. 818-713-3708.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

What is ‘Moon Face’? A Medical Condition Going Viral on TikTok
North Korean Hackers Update BeaverTail Malware to Target MacOS Users
The Best Horror Book Deals of Amazon Prime Days
The Best Anniversary Gifts For Her 2024
The Best Sustainable And Vegan Sneakers You Can Buy In 2024