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Diocesan Martin Luther King Day Celebration

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January 6, 2024

The Diocese of Los Angeles, through the Program Group on Black Ministries, will present its annual Martin Luther King Day celebration on Sunday, Jan. 14, 4 p.m. at Christ the Good Shepherd Church, Los Angeles. Featured speaker will be the Rev. Ron Byrd, missioner for African Descent Ministries for The Episcopal Church. Byrd, who took part in a panel discussion on new communities at the L.A. diocese's Nov. 10 - 11 annual convention, is a strong proponent of entrepreneurial ministry and leadership development. He worked for 20 years in executive management, including positions at four Fortune 500 companies; has served as a deputy to General Convention, a design team member for international Black clergy conferences; and as lead consultant for the Episcopal Church Foundation’s newest leadership development program, Vital Teams.

*The service will also be streamed online at the EDLA Youtube.

**A soul food reception will follow the service. All are welcome.

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