BAKER

Sunday

  • WORSHIP SERVICES: 11 a.m. New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. (225) 775-3127.

Wednesday

  • HOUR OF POWER PRAYER: 6:30 p.m., New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. (225) 775-3127. Bible study follows at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday

  • PRE-MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH: 9 a.m., Shady Grove First Missionary Baptist Church, 16443 Plank Road.

Friday, May 13

  • BREAKING BREAD WITH THE WORD: Noon, Shady Grove First Missionary Baptist Church, 16443 Plank Road. Lunch provided.

BATON ROUGE

Saturday

  • I’M MY SISTER’S KEEPER CHRISTIAN MEETUP: 4 p.m., Greater King David Annex, 131 Elmer Ave. Speaker is poet Stacy Dyson. RSVP by texting (225) 408-9134.

The voice of victory gospel fest: 7 p.m., Mount Pilgrim Family Life Center, 9700 Scenic Highway. Broken Vows Behind The Veil/Haven of Hope Housing’s first Voice of Victory Gospel Fest hosted by Kerwyn “The Voice” Feeling, of WTQT’s Gospel With a Feeling. Entertainment includes Hobbs, New Mexico Minister Russell White, Brother Marc Fisher & Gifted, William Family, Evangelist Cornell Douglas, Minister Marcy Fisher and Psalmist Claudette Clay. Tickets available at voiceofvictorygospelfest.eventbrite.com. $10 in advance, $15 at the door.

Sunday

  • ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., Oasis Christian Church, 4524 E. Brookstown Drive. Celebrate Bishop Charles E. and first lady Gladys Wallace 36 years of ministry and 26 years of pastoral service. Comedian Rod of God will perform. Dress is casual. occbr.org
  • FIRST SERMON: 7 a.m., Rock Zion Baptist Church, 3996 Billops St. Sister Karen A. Griffin will speak.
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL: 8 a.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive.
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL: 9:30 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road.
  • 107TH ANNIVERSARY: 11 a.m., The First Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church, 312 S 17th St. The Rev. James Barrett, of the Sixty Aid Baptist Church, will speak.
  • ST. ALPHONSUS 8TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF TWO RIVERS: 11 a.m., St. Alphonsus, 14040 Greenwell Springs Road. There will be food, rides, games, bingo, entertainment and a cash raffle.
  • MISSION MINISTRY: 5 p.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Gus Henderson will speak. The Lord’s Supper follows at 6 p.m.

Monday

  • URSING HOME VISIT: 10 a.m., Heritage House Manor, 1335 Wooddale Blvd. The Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church Mission Ministry, under the direction of the Rev. Emma Woods, will visit. The Rev. Robert Ware will speak.

Tuesday

  • COMPUTER LITERACY PROGRAM CLASSES: 1 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd., Suite E. Classes on Internet usage and various components available. Program provides computer software application training to assist each individual in obtaining and developing the understanding and computer skills to meet the needs of today. Students who attend all classes will receive a certificate of completion. (225) 300-4528 .

Tutoring: 6 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian, Naylor Hall, 9340 Florida Blvd. Free tutoring for middle and high school students takes place, with qualified tutors. Those students attending the first time must have an ID and be accompanied by an adult. Volunteer tutors are always needed. Mike Zobrist, (225) 336-4189.

Wednesday

  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 6 p.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive. (225) 810-3841.
  • COUNTRY GOSPEL CONCERT: 6:15 p.m., Parkview Baptist Church, 11795 Jefferson Highway. The McMillans, of Seminole, Florida, will be in concert. theMcMillansMusic.com

Saturday, May 7

  • TEA TIME: 11 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2021 Tara Blvd. 27th Annual Tea Time at the church. $20. For reservations, call (225) 766-0340.

Sunday, May 8

  • YOUTH PROGRAM: 7 a.m., Little Risen Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
  • COMPLINE AT ST. JAMES: 7 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church of Baton Rouge, 205 N. Fourth St. Service features a small group of singers leading prayers and chants. Its principal parts are a confession to clear the conscience, then a psalm, short lesson and hymn, all about quiet sleep and confidence in God’s protection. (225)387-5141. church@stjamesbr.org

Sunday, May 15

  • HONORING 2016 GRADUATES: 10:30 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship, 1965 Highland Road.Judge John Michael Guidry will speak.

ETHEL

Sunday

  • THE LORD’S SUPPER: 11 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.

Sunday, May 8

  • PRAISE AND WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.

GONZALES

Sunday

  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 10:30 a.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 10438 Boudreaux Road. stpaulgonzales.com

Wednesday

  • “WORKING THE WORD” BIBLE STUDY: 7 p.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 10438 Boudreaux Road. Weekly bible study.

Saturday, May 7

  • GOSPEL IN THE PARK: Noon, Jambalaya Park, 120 S. Irma Blvd. The purpose of this event is to unite local communities in a day of praise through song. Free. This event will support the River Road African American Museum. For more information contact Darryl Hambrick, (225) 910-3302.

JACKSON

Sunday, May 8

  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 11:30 a.m., New Charleston, 3534 Cottage St. (225) 634-5370 .

Sunday, May 15

  • YOUTH WORSHIP SERVICE: 11:30 a.m., New Charleston Baptist Church, 3534 Cottage St. (225) 634-5370.

PLAQUEMINE

Sunday, May 15

  • 46TH ANNUAL SENIOR RECOGNITION DAY SERVICE: 11 a.m., St. Peter Baptist Church, 58116 Court St. All graduating seniors in Plaquemine and the surrounding areas are invited to attend. Attorney Shannon Battiste will speak. (225) 687-2506.

PORT ALLEN

Saturday

  • SPRING MUSICAL: 5:30 p.m., Greater Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 9090 Section Road. Special guest will be the Rev. Charles Allen and the Friendship Chapel Baptist Church choir and male chorus.
  • ST. FRANCISVILLE

    Sunday

    • MALE CHORUS: 11 a.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 Jones Vaughn Creek Road. Minister Jerry Jackson, of St. Mary Baptist Church, will speak.

    Tuesday, May 10

    • URSING HOME VISIT: 10 a.m., St. Francisville Country Manor, 15243 La. 10. The Sherobee Baptist Church Mission members, under the direction of the Rev. Emma Woods, will visit. The Rev. Emily Stewart will speak.

    TICKFAW

    Friday

    • SOUTHERN GOSPEL MUSIC: 6 p.m., Good News Fellowship Church, 13101 La. 442 W. Special guest artist will be singer-songwriter Ricky Atkinson. A concession stand will be available with jambalaya plate lunches, nachos, hot dogs and desserts. For more information. (985) 974-0507.

    Sunday

    ZACHARY

    • WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A.