WORSHIP SERVICES: 11 a.m., New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. (225) 775-3127.
BIBLE STUDY: 7:30 p.m., New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Hour of Power Prayer at 6:30 p.m.
FELLOWSHIP FRIDAYS: New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Men’s fellowship every first and third Fridays; women’s every second and fourth.
GIRLS EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE: 9 a.m., Magnolia Baptist Church, 960 E. Buchanan St. Conference for girls ages 7-19. There will be speakers, games, music and more. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Magnolia Baptist Church Women Ministry Melinda Dupas, (225) 247-7148 or email email@example.com.
ST. JOHN BIBLE INSTITUTE & USHER TRAINING COURSE: 10 a.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Mayer Road. (225) 774-1468.
WOMEN’S SUMMIT 2015: 11 a.m., Embassy Suites Hotel, 4914 Constitution Ave. Evangelist Christine Banks is hosting the Heart-to-Heart Luncheon. Tickets are $35 for the semiformal event. (2250 654-1000 or opendoorfellowship.org/women.htm.
YOUTH & ADULT REVIVAL: 7 p.m. nightly, The Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields. The theme is “Igniting the Fire.” No meeting on Thursdays. Jeremy Beckett, 20, of Washington D.C. and now Portland, Oregon, will speak. Open to the public.
ALL-AGES VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 5:30 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian, 9340 Florida Blvd. Each evening’s event will start with dinner at 5:30 p.m., followed by classes from 6-8:15 p.m. Participants are asked to bring school supplies for Villa del Rey Elementary School. Fee of $10 covers all four evenings. (225) 924-4271.
YOUNG PEOPLE’S WORSHIP SERVICE: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Jacqueline will speak.
WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Charity Christian Center Church, 871 O’Neal Lane. Services are also held at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Free transportation provided, (225) 272-8259 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BLESSING OF THE PASTOR: 11 a.m., Star of Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1204 St. Joseph St. 15th anniversary of the Rev. Henry J. Brown.
YOUTH & YOUNG PEOPLE’S WORSHIP SERVICE: 11 a.m., Beach Grove Baptist Church, 9455 Elm Grove Baptist Church. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY: 1 p.m., Cathedral of Faith, 2681 Valley St. Celebration of Pastor Sarah A. Williams anniversary
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 6 p.m., Charity Christian Center Church, 871 O’Neal Lane. Free. (225) 272-8252 email@example.com.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 6:30 p.m., The Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 22911 Reames Road. (225) 268-2766.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 6 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. The theme is “Shinig Star: See the Jesus in Me.” For ages 4-13.
BIBLE STUDY & SNACK TIME: 6 p.m. T.J. Jemison Baptist Student Center, 724 Harding Blvd. (225) 774-8924, (225) 615-4267 or tjjemisonbsc.com.
REVIVAL: 7 p.m., First Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church, 575 Education St. Pastor Ricardo Handy, of Mount Zion Inner City No. 2 Church in Plaquemine, will be the evangelist.
SUMMER SOUNDS: 7 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 205 North Fourth St. Summer concert series with this week’s performers, Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue. $10, free for college students with ID. A reception follows. stjamesbr.org or (225) 387-5141.
SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMP: 7 a.m., Charity Christian Center, 871 O’Neal Lane. $85-$185. (225) 272-8252 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, July 25
ST. MARY BAPTIST CHURCH MISSION MINISTRY: 10 a.m., Sterling Place Nursing Home, 3888 North Blvd. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
BACK TO SCHOOL: 10 a.m., United Believers Baptist Church (formerly Franklin Avenue Baptist Church), 10915 Florida Blvd. Event includes free haircuts for the first 50 boys; laser and water games; back-to-school supplies; clothes closet; prizes; food; fun and fellowship.
SCHOLARSHIP AWARD LUNCHEON: Noon, True Light Baptist Church, 3836 North St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak. (225) 383-3912.
HONOR PROGRAM: 5 p.m., Beech Grove Baptist Church, 9455 Elm Grove Drive. Service honoring the Revs. Andrew Whitener, Emma Woods and Eddie Williams and Ministers Isaac Jarvis, Benjamin Brown and Patricia Butler.
Sunday, July 26
MEN’S AND WOMEN’S DAY FELLOWSHIP: 8:45 a.m., First Unity Church, 6262 McClelland Drive. The Rev. Jesse Williams and the congregation of the Union Baptist Church in Clinton will be guests.
WORSHIP SERVICE: 10:30 a.m., United Believers Baptist Church (formerly Franklin Avenue Baptist Church), 10915 Florida Blvd.
Saturday, July 27
HOMESCHOOLING: 6:30 p.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Free seminar on homeschooling with Terri Carney, of Carney Christian Academy. (225) 458-7468.
ANNIVERSARY: 11:30 a.m., St. John the Baptist Church, 31925 Lacroix Road. 147th anniversary worship celebration. The Rev. Leroy Taylor, pastor of Little Zion Baptist Church in Kenner, New Zion Baptist Church in Denham Springs and Greater Rosehill Baptist Church in Hammond, will speak. The homecoming picnic will be held after the service.
CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC PRAYER MEETING: 7 p.m., St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1022 N. Burnside Ave. (225) 715-2135.
YOUNG PEOPLE BEGINNING EXPERIENCE: Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. For teens 13-17 who are facing the loss of a parent through death, or a changed parental relationship through divorce or separation. The aim of each program is to help sort out the feelings of loss and pain while strengthening self esteem and self acceptance. $200. (225) 294-5039.
MEN’S RETREAT: 5 p.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. Open to all men, the retreat is based on the scripture passage “The Road to Emmaus” (Luke 24: 13-35). (504) 481-0411 or (504) 267-4944.
79TH YEAR CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 2 p.m., The Christ Baptist Church, 6623 La. 190 West. Special guests will be the Rev. Theodore Major and the New Philadelphia Baptist Church.
ANNIVERSARY: 2 p.m., Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church, 10064 Jone Vaughn Creek Road. Celebration of the church’s 146th anniversary. The Rev. Larry Pate Jr., of New Cannon Baptist Church, will speak.
17TH ANNUAL WOMEN’S SUMMIT: 7 p.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A. The Women of Distinction and Evangelist Christine Banks present the annual summit, with speakers Prophet Milton Coats, of St. Francisville, and Pastor Nancy Wilson, of Greensboro, North Carolina. Speakers are the Rev. Mary Moss and Sen. Sharon Weston Broome. Heart–to–Heart Luncheon is at 11 a.m. Tickets for this event are $35. (225) 654-1000.
YOUTH EXPLOSION: 2 p.m., Redwood Baptist Church, 6480 McHost Road. Sponsored by the church’s Youth Ministry. (225) 654-6326 email@example.com.
MONDAYS FOR THE MASTER: 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, 4200 Main St. Annual summer revival. Free, no reservations required. fbcz.org/mondays or (225) 654-2755 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.