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Baton Rouge

Saturday, Sept. 30

Friends and Family Day: 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., The Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave. Dress is casual. (225) 356-4052.

Sunday, Oct. 1

Sunday Morning Worship Service: 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., Oasis Christian Church, 4524 E. Brookstown Drive. (225) 355-8274, occbr.org.

Service: 7:30 a.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 7305 Harry Drive. (225) 927-4035.

Sunday School & New Members' Class: 9:30 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. (225) 358-7772. Breast Cancer Awareness Month-Worship in Pink Service is at 11 a.m. The Sisterhood Choir will sing.

Sunday School: 9:45 a.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. (225) 775-2343. Service is at 11 a.m.

Seniors Ministry: 10 a.m., The Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave. GEMS, the senior citizens' ministry is meeting. (225) 356-4052.

Service: 10 a.m., The Church of Scientology Mission of Baton Rouge, 9716 Airline Highway. (225) 928-7804. 

Holy Communion: 10:30 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. (225) 733-4648.

Annual Family and Friends Day: 11 a.m., Fairview Baptist Church, 1636 Braddock St.  Special guest will be the Rev. Darren Davis and the Greater Bethlehem Stranger Home Baptist Church of New Orleans. Davis is a former member and pulpit assistant at Fairview. (225) 343-3590.

Service: 11 a.m., Campus of Camelot College, 2618 Wooddale Blvd. Join Power in the Word World Ministries with the Rev. Ronnie L. Williams. Visit pwwm.org.

Opening Ceremony of World Day of Peace: 2 p.m., Louisiana State Capitol. Art, music, and interfaith prayers for peace will be part of the celebration.

Monday, Oct. 2

Visitation: 10 a.m., Heritage House Manor Nursing Home, 1335 Wooddale Blvd. The Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church Mission Ministry will visit the Heritage House Manor Nursing Home. Sister Linda Henderson and Sister Vera Ellois will speak. 

Tuesday, Oct. 3

Service: 6 p.m., Jordan Stone Baptist Church, 8523 Thelma St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak. (225) 775-6621.

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Bible Study: Noon, Greater King David Baptist Church, 7305 Harry Drive. (225) 927-4035.

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. (225) 775-2343.

Midweek Service: 7 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Bible study and children's church. (225) 358-7772.

Bible Study: 7 p.m., Campus of Camelot College, 2618 Wooddale Blvd. Join Power in the Word World Ministries with the Rev. Ronnie L. Williams. Visit pwwm.org.

Thursday, Oct. 5

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. (225) 733-4648.

Friday, Oct. 6

Jewish Festival of Sukkot: 4 p.m. to 5:30 pm., Congregation B’nai Israel, 3354 Kleinert Ave. Part of Women’s Week. RSVP: Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, (225) 267-5600.

Oct. 6-8

Kingdom Fest and Leadership Conference 2017: Oasis Christian Church, 4524 E. Brookstown Drive. Speakers and classes. Register online at occbr.org or call (225) 355-8274 for more information.

Saturday, Oct. 7

Women's Conference: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church, 312 S. 17th St. The Sister's Keeper Ministry is hosting the 13th annual conference.  Donation of $15 requested for admission. The Rev. Marv Coleman and Sister La'tonya Tanois will speak. (225) 383-4730.

Wisdom of St. Francis: 9 a.m. to 11:30 am.,  Ollie Steel Burden Manor Conference Center, 4200 Essen Lane. Mini-retreat as part of Women's Week. Led by Sister Martha Ann Abshire and the Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade. RSVP to Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, (225) 267-5600.

Ushers' Ministry: 2 p.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road. Fourth District Ushers' Ministry meeting. 

Wisdom of Muslim Women: 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Islamic Center of Baton Rouge, 285 E. Airport Ave. Part of Women's Week. RSVP to Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge, (225) 267-5600.

Communion Service: 11 a.m., The Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave. (225) 356-4052.

Sunday, Oct.  8

Service: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak. (225) 387-2421.

Men & Women's Day: 11 a.m., First Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church, 312 S. 17th St. The Rev. D'autrey Ware will speak. (225) 383-4730.

Men's Day: 2 p.m., Cathedral of Faith, 2681 Valley St. Kevin Snaril, pastor of True Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Plaquemine, will speak. (225) 248-1128.

Saturday, Oct. 14

Rosary: Noon, Catholic Life Center, 1800 S. Acadian Thruway. Look for the Our Lady of Fatima sign. Open to everyone. Bring a rosary, a chair and wear sunscreen. 

Public Square Rosary Rally: Noon, corner of Picardy Avenue and Bluebonnet Boulevard, in front of Baton Rouge General Medical Center. Sponsored by America Needs Fatima, join in offering reparation for the sins and offenses committed against the Immaculate Heart of Mary and to pray for the conversion of the United States.

Sunday, Oct. 15

Youth Service: 11 a.m., Beech Grove Baptist Church, 9455 Elm Grove Garden Drive. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak. (225) 775-9455.

Saturday, Oct. 21

Community Outreach: 10 a.m., parking lot next to The General Insurance Company, 5930 Plank Road. Free clothing and hot meal. Hosted by Highest Praise Family Worship Center, (225) 733-4648.

Clinton

Sunday, Oct. 1

Holy Communion Service: 11:30 a.m., St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 6148 Gilead Road. (225) 683-5070.

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Bible Study: 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 6148 Gilead Road. Every Wednesday. (225) 683-5070.

Sunday, Oct. 8

Deacon and Deaconess Event: 11:30 a.m., St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 6148 Gilead Road. (225) 683-5070.

Denham Springs

Prayer Line: Opens at 8:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and noon Saturdays, Simply The Word Ministry. Offers prayer, testimony and Bible classes. Call (218) 548-8431, passcode is 562160#. The Rev. B. King Sr. is pastor.

East Feliciana

Sept. 30 and Oct. 1

Male Chorus Anniversary: 6 p.m. Saturday, New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 La. 412 E., Slaughter; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Providence No. 1 Baptist Church, 7984 La. 955 E., Ethel. The events mark the 48th anniversary of the East Feliciana Male Chorus. Saturday is male chorus night. On Sunday, all East Feliciana Male Chorus church choirs will perform. The Rev. Wilford Fontenot, of the Greater St. James Baptist Church, will speak. Special guests will include St. Mark Devine Gospel Singers, of Brookhaven, Mississippi, and others. Lela Kelly will emcee.

Gonzales

Oct. 6-8

Old Time Camp Meeting: 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Central Baptist Church, 14200 La. 44. The meeting will include singing, preaching and fellowship. For more information, call (225) 647-5673.

Plaquemine

Sundays

Church Musician Sought: 9:45 a.m., St. Peter Baptist Church 58116 Court St. (225) 687-6618 or (225) 938-2474.

St. Francisville

Tuesday, Oct. 10

Visitation: 10 a.m., visit to St. Francisville Country Manor Nursing Home, 15243 La. 10. Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church Mission Ministry will visit. Hannah McQuirter will be the guest speaker.

Tickfaw

Friday, Oct. 6

Southern Gospel Fest: doors open, 5:30 p.m.; singing starts, 6:30 p.m., Good News Fellowship Church, 13101 La. 442 W. Join hosts Mike Vaughn and Glynn Fendlason for a Southern Gospel Fest. Special guest artist is Chronicle. Free concert; a love offering will be taken. Concession stand available with full meals. For more information, call (985) 974-0507 or visit mvmgoodnews.com.

Zachary

Sunday, Oct. 1

Service: 8 a.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson-Pride Road. (225) 654-7392.

Worship Service: 9 a.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Avenue A. (225) 654-1000.

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson-Pride Road. (225) 654-7392.