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Political Grab Bag
Member Steve Bagby, Sr. has released the December Political Grab Bag. Click here to read this month's article!
2020 Season of Advent
Scripture Readings
Second Sunday of Advent
December 6    Luke 1:11-17
December 7   Luke 1:18-25
December 8   Luke 1:26-38
December 9   Matthew 1:18-21
December 10  Matthew 1:22-26
December 11  Luke 1:39-45
December 12  Luke 1:46-56
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Angel Tree
In spite of all that has taken place this year, we still have an opportunity to support our Angel Tree outreach program, started by Sis. Sallie Dewberry more than 25 years ago! Please contact Sherryll McDonald at (562) 514-8162 or sherryll_mcdonald@yahoo.com to donate or to be assigned an Angel. Angels can be assigned thru December 11th. Sherryll will be collecting gifts at the church beginning Dec. 14th thru Dec. 18th. Please contact Sherryll for more information!

MEMBER NEWS

Modeling in Retirement!

Usher Carol Dedeaux

Modeling is something she wanted to do in her youthful, early days. Now, she is actively engaged in print, electronic and commercials during this pandemic in retirement!  

Check out a recent commercial she was featured in, The Impromptu Choir.
Dear Second Baptist Church Family:

With great excitement, we welcomed our son, Alain Jesse Johnson into the world on October 12th. He was 7 pounds, 13 ounces and 21 inches! He is named after his ancestors, two great men, Ashley’s great-uncle Allen and Alex’s father Jesse. We are blessed beyond measure! To God be the glory for the great things he has done.

With love,

Alex and Ashley Johnson


Congratulations to former member and child of Second, Alicia (Arrington) Thomas, who was featured in the Runner's World Magazine!


Cicley Johnson has started a new business!

"Culture Chest is birthed out of the love of the African Diaspora that my parents experienced, held, and transferred to me through education and artifacts that were in their chests of drawers, and those of my ancestors. This love inspired me to begin to travel the African Diaspora, and I was able to experience the same feelings of love, home, and family that they experienced. This brand was crafted and created to educate, represent, and inspire. I am passionate about wearing intentional apparel that educates, represents and inspires. Many of the pieces in Culture Chest serve as conversation starters, and propel thought provoking conversations about the origins of so many aspects of everyday culture that are rooted in the African Diaspora. My hope is that you feel proud, royal, and emboldened when wearing these pieces. Educate. Represent. Inspire."

Click on the link for more information!

COVID-19: **Important information regarding contract tracing (follow-up to the October 19th ZOOM meeting with Dr. Davis)**
Here are a few key points related to contact tracing and clinical trials:

  • Please answer the phone if you get a call from “LA Public Health” or 1-833-641-0305 and help our contact tracers answer a few questions.

  • For those who have been confirmed as having COVID-19, received a call from the Department of Public Health, and need to return the call, please dial 1-833-540-0473.

  • The US National Library of Medicine has a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies, including those related to COVID-19, https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/home.

Click on this link for more resources regarding the Coronavirus.
Let's stay connected! Do you have good news to share with the congregation? We want to hear it! Read more about the protocols for sending in information HERE.
2412 Griffith Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90011 
Phone: (213) 748-0318