On Jan. 31, Southern California Renewal Communities will host a special teaching event. “Light Dispelling Darkness: The World Turned Upside Down” will feature Tidings columnist Robert Brennan, who has more than 20 years of experience writing in the television industry. The event will include a discussion of how film and television depictions of the occult and supernatural have confused the boundaries between good and evil, in addition to other topics in spirituality today and a Q&A session with SCRC president Dominic Berardino.

“Light Dispelling Darkness”

1-4 p.m., Jan. 31, SCRC Center, 9795 Cabrini Dr., Ste. 208, Burbank. Limited seating. Registration $15. To register go to http://scrc.org or email [email protected]

SCRC was founded in 1972 and is a non-profit, commissioned ministry of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. SCRC provides teaching and guidance in Charismatic Renewal and hosts various renewal events throughout the year; check their website, www.scrc.org for more information.