2018 Culture Care Salon: Makoto Fujimura

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This was an intimate gathering of about 30 industry professionals, artists, and influencers presented by the Brehm Center and HPN. With presentations and discussion led by Clover Zhou, Christian Gonzalez, and Brehm Center director Makoto Fujimura, this salon was an opportunity to consider the cultural responsibility and effects of art and creativity. Guests had ample time to get to know each other and discuss the topics during a wine and cheese reception after the presentations.

Food prepared by Kim Roberts

Guests enjoying food and conversation

Volunteers helped arrange the display

Group listening to Mako, Clover, & Christian

Conversation after the presentations

Mako responded to questions

Transformation Intercession Conference 2017

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Transformation Intercession Conference (TIC 2017) was a time of fasting & prayer for transforming revival in our region and our nation. It lasted two days and was at the historic Bonnie Brae House in Los Angeles. Intercessors from around the country attended, and multiple ministries and churches were represented – including HPN. Kim Roberts led a prayer session for the entertainment industry, inviting the intercessors to join HPN in praying for artists and influencers. Below are a few photos from the event. Click here to view the event website.

Cyril Rayan introducing Kim

The Bonnie Brae House

Kim leading time of prayer

Legacy: An Evening of Honor & Prayer

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LEGACY: An Evening of Honor and Prayer was an amazing gathering of Hollywood professionals. On May 4th, 2017, we prayed for many issues related to to the entertainment industry and honored faithful believers in many different roles in Hollywood!

Our honorees were: David & Jessica Oyelowo, Christina Lee & Steve Storm, Martha Williamson, Terry Botwick and Merlinda Balmas.

Mastermedia and HPN want to thank all of you for your support of LEGACY: An Evening of Honor and Prayer.  We are so honored that you came and we are excited to say that it was an incredible evening of miracles!  The Lord showed up in ways we couldn’t have orchestrated and all of you being there was a key part of the divine magic that happened on that sound stage!  If you weren’t able to make it, please know that it was a powerful time!

View photos below, and see even more from the event HERE.

Check out the video recap of the event below!

Oscar’s Prayer Walk 2017

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Thursday, February 23rd
Meet at Kelly’s Coffee and Fudge at Hollywood & Highland
6801 Hollywood Blvd. LA, CA 90028



HPN & Act One had an incredible Oscar’s prayer walk! We prayed together specifically for all the nominees, films and issues involved in the 2017 Academy Awards ceremony. We pray that God will continue to touch hearts of everyone involved in the awards and the team who puts it together.

LCD Summit 2016

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The May 2016 HPN Local Chapter Directors Summit was a HUGE SUCCESS!  Thanks to all 60 attendees and all of HPN’s planning team and volunteers, God moved in miraculous ways last month.  We now anticipate great things ahead because of what happened last week in Hollywood!

 Click on the links below to see the photos!

DAY 1 – Thursday, May 5th, 2016
DAY 2 – Friday, May 6th, 2016
DAY 3 – Saturday, May 7th, 2016

HPN will be gathering the local chapter directors for an incredible 3-day summit in Los Angeles on May 5-7th, 2016! We started our chapters to mobilize prayer all over the states and the world for the entertainment industry. Our desire is to have our chapter directors spend 3 days with us in Hollywood in order to get to know one another, to get a clearer vision of all that God is doing in Hollywood and to go back more prepared to pray for the world’s most influential mission field!

For all of our HPN Local Chapter Directors, we have put together a schedule for our SUMMIT that any of you can take advantage of at any point during the week-end, depending on your schedule.  We will be flexible so that we can have as many of you as possible joining us for this special event.

We want you to know that though we can’t pay for your airfare to Hollywood, HPN will be covering the cost of everything you need once you get to LA.  We will pay for your food, housing and local transportation.  There is an extra charge for couples sharing rooms. Once you make your flight reservations, we will make sure you get from the airport to your housing and back.  So, PLEASE pray for the Lord to get you here and then we’ll take care of the rest!

The Deadline for you to RSVP is: MARCH 15, 2016

Here is our updated planned schedule:

Travel Day
6:30pm: Buses leave hotels for Raleigh Studios
7:00pm Screening of “FIFTY-TWO” – the new One-Hour Documentary familiarizing unfamiliar Christianity – in The Chaplin Theatre at Raleigh Studios
9:00pm – Q&A with “FIFTY-TWO” filmmakers
9:30pm – Vans go back to hotels

7:45am : Vans pick up from Hotels to Church
8:00am: MEET ONE ANOTHER w/ Continental Breakfast in Middle Terrace
8:30am – 8:45am: WELCOME by Karen Covell
8:45am – 9:15am: WORSHIP
9:15am – 10:00am: Karen & Jim Covell give VISION for HPN and Hollywood
10:00am – 12:00noon: MINISTRY/PROFESSIONAL PANEL with:

*Merlinda Balmas – Warner Bros. Marketing
*Dean Batali – TV Show Runner
*Garland Hunt – Talent Manager, Overt Creative Management
*Dan Rupple – CEO of Mastermedia Intl.
*Christina Lee Storm – Former Director of ACT ONE, currently an Exec. at Dreamworks Animation

12:00pm – 12:45pm: LUNCH
12:45pm – 1:00pm – PRAYER
1:00pm – 1:45pm: LCD Discussion of vision and impact
2:00pm – 3:00pm – CRAIG DETWEILER – Keynote Speaker

craig_detweilerCraig Detweiler is an author, filmmaker and cultural commentator. He is also a professor of Communication and director of the Center for Entertainment, Media, and Culture at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He received an M. Div and Ph.D in Theology and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary and has written several screenplays and books. His insight and knowledge of the culture and spiritual condition of the entertainment industry is extensive and invaluable.


3:00pm – 4:00pm – LCDs Discussion of Craig’s concepts and HPN’s Strategy & Vision for the Future
4:15pm – 5:15pm – Hollywood Prayer Walk
5:15pm: Vans pick up at Hollywood & Highland
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Dinner in Middle Terrace
6:45pm – Vans leave for the National Day of Prayer Event
7:00pm – 9:30pm: National Day of Prayer gathering at the Salvation Army Church
9:30pm – Van leave Salvation Army Theater for hotels

7:45am : Vans pick up from Hotels to Church
8:00am – 9:00am – Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 9:30am: WORSHIP
9:30am – 9:40am: Welcome from Pastor Dan Baumgartner, FPCH
9:40am-10:00am: LCDs Discussion – Partnership & Effectiveness
10:00am – 11:00am: DEVON FRANKLIN – Keynote Speaker


DeVon Franklin serves as the President/CEO of Franklin Entertainment, a new first-look production company with Sony Pictures Entertainment. As the former Senior Vice President of Columbia TriStar Pictures, DeVon worked on a number of the studio’s most successful films. He’s a published author, preacher and highly sought after motivational speaker who wrote “Produced By Faith,” a best-selling how-to guide about pursuing your career without compromising your faith.

11:00am – 11:30am: LCD Discussion
11:30am – 12:15pm: LUNCH
12:20pm – Vans leave for Disney Studios
2:00pm – Van leave Disney Studios for FPCH
2:30pm – 5:00pm: LCDs Discussion of being more effective prayer warriors and getting to know each other’s victories, struggles, frustrations and goals
5:45pm – Vans leave for Off Vine Restaurant
8:00pm – Vans leave Off Vine for FPCH and/or hotels

7:45am – Vans pick up from Hotels to CBS. Be sure to check out from your hotel!
8:30am – Light breakfast at CBS
9:00am – 12:00pm: A Spotlight Seminar with Brian Chan, at CBS Radford Studios
12:00noon – 1:00pm: LUNCH and DEBRIEF
1:15pm – Vans leave CBS to Warner Bros.
1:30pm – 3:00pm: Prayer Walk from Warner Bros. to Disney Studios, in Burbank
3:30pm: END OF CONFERENCE – vans bring people back to hotels or to airport
Travel Day

Fast & Prayer Week

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We hope you all joined us for our WEEK OF FASTING AND PRAYER for Hollywood and the global entertainment industry from APRIL 10-16th, the week leading into Easter Sunday.

I also want to recommend this article to read through in preparation for FASTING that Bill Bright (Founder of Campus Crusade for Christ, now called CRU) wrote years ago. It’s very helpful for Christians to read before FASTING…

Oscar’s Prayer Walk 2016

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Join Act One & Hollywood Prayer Network for an Oscar’s Prayer Walk around the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood!

Thursday, February 25th at 7:30 – 9:00pm
Meet at Kelly’s Coffee & Fudge @Hollywood & Highland
6801 Hollywood Blvd, LA 90028

We will be praying together specifically for the actors, films and issues involved in the 2016 Academy Awards ceremony, which is held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, February 28th. If you have any questions ahead of time, email If you’re lost or running late that evening, call Christina at 323-999-1745.

36th Annual Prayer Breakfast

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The 36th Annual Bakersfield Prayer Breakfast was a success. Our very own Karen Covell was the keynote speaker at the event. The purpose of this annual event is to bring citizens together in the name and spirit of Jesus Christ to offer gratitude and praise to God and pray for our community, government, and leaders. Here are some wonderful photos!

Thanksgiving Blanket Drive

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This years blanket drive was a great success! A team of HPN volunteers donated over 50+ blankets to young children and families on Skid Row, in the heart of downtown L.A. Thank you to everyone who donated blankets. You made an eternal difference to our young homeless. Many thanks to the Peggy Beatrice Foundation for inviting us to partner with you!

HPN wants our community to be a part of a CHILD’S BLANKET GIVE-AWAY this Thanksgiving, 2015!

Join the entertainment community in warming the lives of homeless children in LA. Donate a new or nearly new cozy, kids blanket. We will be collecting the blankets to give away this Thanksgiving Day in TWO locations:

•  At the Westside Thanksgiving Feast in West LA
•  At the Peggy Beatrice Foundation Thanksgiving gathering

If you would like to donate a blanket, please contact us at and we will coordinate you getting the blankets to us or to have you deliver them yourself. If you would also want to donate monetarily, please fill out the payment form below!  And tell your friends.  This is a wonderful and easy way to help the less fortunate, to bring joy to a child, and to make a difference in our city!