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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!

Check out our VIDEO!

Oscar’s Prayer Walk 2017

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Thursday, February 23rd
7:30-9pm
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:

WEDNESDAY, MAY 4th:
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

THURSDAY, MAY 5th:
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

FRIDAY, MAY 6th:
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

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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
1:00pm – 1:45pm: DISNEY STUDIO PRAYER WALK
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
6:00pm – CLOSING DINNER at OFF VINE
8:00pm – Vans leave Off Vine for FPCH and/or hotels

SATURDAY, MAY 7th
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…

https://www.cru.org/train-and-grow/spiritual-growth/fasting/personal-guide-to-fasting.html

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 Megan@hpnemail.org. 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
and
•  At the Peggy Beatrice Foundation Thanksgiving gathering

If you would like to donate a blanket, please contact us at veronica@hpnemail.org 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!

 

10 Days Hollywood 2015

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10 Days of Prayer – Hollywood

Sept. 13th – 23rd

Gatherings of Hope for our City, our Entertainment Industry & our Jewish Community

10 Days is an annual opportunity for the Body of Christ in your area to step away from normal routines of daily life and enter into an extended time of experiencing God together through worship, prayer, fasting, and fellowship.  It’s a way for all the believers in your city to unite with Jesus at the center. It’s rooted in the 10 Days between the biblical Feasts of Trumpets, Rosh Hashanah, and the Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, celebrating these Jewish Holidays. For more info on the national 10 Days of Prayer, click here!

The vision of “10 Days of Prayer – Hollywood” is to unite the body of Christ in Hollywood, for 10 days, to lift up the city of Los Angeles, the entertainment industry and the Jewish community in prayer. We want churches to come together and gather as one in the Spirit! If your church or ministry would like to host a night of prayer, please contact Karen at karen@hpnemail.org.

10 DAYS OF PRAYER SCHEDULE

September 13 | Day 1 – Morning | Forerunners for Christ LA | 10:30a-12:30pficc-los-angeles-logo3

1600 Morton Ave. Los Angeles CA 90026
Contact: Erlinda Cruz
For more info, click here.

September 13 | Day 1 – Evening | Expression 58 | 6p 

225 S Chevy Chase Dr, Glendale, CA 91205
Contact: Shawn Bolz
For more info, click here.

September 13 | Day 1 – Evening | Radiance International & Hope In The  Hills | 7pm   Radiance Logo Hope In The Hills Small Logo

8967 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Contact: Jonathan Ngai
For more info, click here.

September 13 | Day 1 – Evening | Fusion/Ruach LA | 7p 

Caldwell Hall, 5000 Colfax Ave., Valley Village, CA 91601
Contact: Rabbi Jason Sobel
For more info & complimentary tickets, click here.

September 14 | Day 2 – Evening | PIHOP | 8pm-10pm PIHOP

* Changed location to: 1403 North Lake Avenue, Pasadena, Ca. 91104
Contact: Ben & Anna Zobrist
For more info, click here.

September 15 | Day 3 |  Evening | Leaves of Healing Tabernacle | 7:30pmLeavesofhealingtab small

9420 Lurline Ave, Unit D, Chatsworth, CA 91311
Contact: Todd Coconato
For more info, click here.

September 16 | Day 4 – Evening | Angelus Temple | 6pm-7pm

1100 Glendale Ave – Room 708, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Contact: Mona Talovic
For more info, click here.

September 16 | Day 4 – Evening | First Baptist Church Hollywood | 7pm-8pm

6682 Selma Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028
Contact: Alan Miller
For more info, click here.

September 16 | Day 4 – Evening | Eden Tree – Lifestream Valley | 7pm

10408 Balboa Blvd, Granada Hills, CA 91314
Contact: Pastor Sam Lee

September 17 | Day 5 – Evening | Oasis Of Hollywood | 7:30-9:30pm Oasis-of-Hollywood Logo

1725 Ivar Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90028
Contact: LeRoy Mobley & Judy Radachy
For more info, click here.

September 17 | Day 5 – Evening | Artists LA | 8pm 

NoHo Performing Arts Center, 11020 Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601
Contact: Beau Wirick

September 18 | Day 6 – Evening | Beautiful Gate | 6pm  Beautiful Gate

Griffith Observatory, 2800 E Observatory Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Contact: Deric Ned
For more info, click here.

*Important Note: Please gather at the large statue in the center of the lawn directly in front of the main entrance to the Observatory.

September 19 | Day 7 – Morning | First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood (Small Group) | 9am-10:30am  FPCH Logo

1760 N Gower St, Hollywood, CA 90028 (Meet in Parlor)
Contact: John Huckabay
For more info, click here.

September 19 | Day 7 – Morning | Favour Events’ Prayer Brunch | 10am-12pm  Favour Events

2020 South Crescent Heights Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034
Cost: $25/person
Contact: Alicia Gaskins-Barmore
To register, click here.

September 19 | Day 7 – Evening | Beverly Hills Home Church | 5pm-7pm

344 S La Peer Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

September 20 | Day 8 – Evening | Beacon Hollywood & Bel Air Pres | 6pm-7:30pm 

Bel Air Presbyterian Church, 16221 Mulholland Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90049
Evans Chapel (not the Sanctuary)
Contact: Daniella Romero
For more info, click here.

September 21 | Day 9

No events scheduled.

September 22 | Day 10 – Evening | HRock | 7pm HRrock Church

Ambassador Auditorium, 131 S St John Ave, Pasadena , CA
Contact: Gabe Ahn
For more info, click here.

September 23 | Day 11 | First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood’s 40’s FPCH LogoSingles Ministry | 7pm

1760 N Gower St, Hollywood, CA 90028
*Meeting at the lounge of the Christian Education Building
Contact: Don Bennett
For more info, click here.

TESTIMONIALS FROM THE GATHERINGS:

"We had an incredible celebration yesterday bringing in Rosh Hashanah with Jonathan, Sharon, and our Radiance International family: worshipping, praying, repenting, interceding, speaking and hearing from the Lord. Most of our Hope in the Hills family were in the house from 12-4 p.m., and a few of us were able to hand with Radiance all the way to midnight for the 12-hour burn/fasting/prayer. The last couple of hours turned into a full-fledged, packed-out praise party as we sang and danced before the Lord. Hallelujah! God met us on the Hill yesterday.

Also, the unity that we experienced coming together was extraordinary. We're particularly close sine our worship leader and a couple of our intercessors have all been launched from Radiance. so we're beautifully connect. We look forward to future times when we can worship and serve together for the glory and advancement of God's kingdom and love."

- Naima Lett, Hope in the Hills

"We had a great morning opening the ten days of prayer for Hollywood for the media/entertainment mountain as well as for Los Angeles. We cried out to God for deliverance and saving power for this next 10 days! We continue to hold on with everyone as we join in prayer! I feel the exponential power of "if one can take a thousand to flight, two can take ten thousand" that kind of force is released on our prayers as we pray and released as well to the city and people God loves! Happy New Year 5776 Shana Tova...the year God will hammer His world on the "vav"(6). Year of Shimetah too."

- Linda Cruz, Forerunners for Christ Church LA

"I was at Expression 58 and it was a powerful night of prayer, worship, communion and connection. We know God was moving there."

- karen Covell, Expression 58

"I believe the 10 days were significant in getting God's people to pray and worship. The Holy Spirit increased our desire for Jesus, and to see the ministry of Jesus manifested. Prayer and worship is like the Air Force that always makes it easier for the ground troops. Our troops happen to be actors, directors, writers, producers, and other behind the camera crew. We need more times of consecration like this. Being relevant will not be enough. We must go after the depths of Jesus to touch the depths of humanity."

- Ajay Samuel

"I spoke on Rosh Hashanah, the Day of Atonement and the importance of keeping our relationships right with each other. Then we prayed for about 45 minutes for LA, the entertainment industry, the peace of Israel our nation, our leaders, and the state of California. It was a great night!"

- Mona Talovic

LA Neighborhood Prayer Walks Launch Party

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LA Neighborhood Prayer Walks Launch Party

Come to the HPN Neighborhood Prayer Walk Launch Party – Saturday, June 13th, 11:00am – 12:30pm.  We would love to have you  lead a prayer walk in your area or join one that’s already happening.  We’ll have sign ups and take a short prayer walk around Hollywood that morning!

When: Saturday, June 13th, 2015 at 11AM-12:30PM

Where: First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood | Courtyard
1760 N. Gower St.

Parking: Parking Lot on Carlos Ave.

If you have any questions, please email info@hpnemail.org

Our wonderful staff preparing snacks for our LA Prayer Walks Launch Party!