BAKER

Wednesday

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

Friday

  • FELLOWSHIP FRIDAYS: 6:30 p.m., New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Men’s fellowship every first and third Fridays; women’s every second and fourth. (225) 775-3127.

Saturday, Feb. 13

  • CLOTHING GIVE AWAY: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shady Grove 1st Missionary Baptist Church, 16443 Plank Road. Free clothes for men, women and children. A short fellowship will be held at noon with light refreshments.

BATON ROUGE

Saturday

  • LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: 9 a.m., My Father’s House Church, 2961 Addison St. Advancing the Kingdom Leadership Conference.

Sunday

  • NEW WORSHIP SERVICE TIME: 10:30 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center Church, 1965 Highland Road. Services are no longer at 12:30 p.m. Pastor Cynthia Howard Anderson will speak.
  • BELLE GOSPEL CONCERT: 3 p.m., Belle of Baton Rouge, 103 France St. Concert features Dathan Thigpen The Sound Worship Singers.
  • NEW BIBLE STUDY: 6 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church, 9340 Florida Blvd. The last week of Jesus’ life as recorded in the Gospel of Mark will be taught by the Rev. Joe Reggin in the pastor’s study. The sessions also will be taught at 10-11:30 a.m. Mondays in Naylor Hall. The study is based on “The Last Week” by Marcus Borg and John D. Crossan. (225) 924-4271.

Monday

  • LENTEN STUDY “ PARABLES AND PASSION”: 10:30 a.m., St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 17510 Monitor Ave. This book and study offers a way to deeply experience Lent. Register online or call the church office. (225) 752-2903 or SAUMCBR.com.

Tuesday

  • FREE PARENTING WISELY PROGRAM: 5 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd.. This program offers effective family communication, extended family values, child growth and development of healthy self-esteem. The goal is to reduce high-risk behaviors/consequences associated with alcohol, tobacco and other drug use by addressing the related casual factors. It will provide parents with a wide variety of child-rearing strategies and skills. Visit mirrorofgrace.org or call (225) 300-4528.

Wednesday

  • SMALL GROUP STUDY: 10:30 a.m, St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 17510 Monitor Ave. Short-term study of the book “Meet the Good People: 7 Ways to Share your Faith.” (225) 752-2903 or SAUMCBR.com
  • EBRP WOMAN’S AUXILIARY MONTHLY MEETING: 3 p.m., Shiloh Baptist Church, 185 Eddie Robinson Drive.

Dinner: 5 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church Activities Building, 9340 Florida Blvd. Ash Wednesday soup and crackers dinner, free and open to the public. A Holy Communion worship service will follow at 6:30 p.m.

Ash Wednesday Service: 6:30 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 17510 Monitor Ave. Communion will be served. Childcare available. (225) 752-2903 or SAUMCBR.com.

  • LENTEN STUDY “PARABLES AND PASSION”: 7 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 17510 Monitor Ave. This book and study offers a way to deeply experience Lent. Register online or call the church office. (225) 752-2903 or SAUMCBR.com.

Thursday

  • BIBLE STUDY: 1 p.m., Christ in The City, 320 Third St. Led by Wendi Poirrier, co-producer of “Classic Restoration,” filmed locally, which explores the parable of the Prodigal Son. Bring your own lunch. Free. Call the Rev. David R. Melville, (225) 397-6393.

Fridays

  • LENTEN GUMBO: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 205 N. Fourth St. Volunteers will serve gumbo lunches of either shrimp or chicken and sausage gumbo along with Sensation Salad, bread and a dessert. Dine in at Bishops Hall or call (225) 387-5141 between 8-10 a.m. on Fridays to place drive-through pickup orders. The gumbo lunches are the sole fundraiser for the Episcopal Church Women’s outreach projects.

Saturday, Feb. 13

  • PASTOR’S RELOCATION: 11:30 a.m., Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave. Farewell sermon of church Pastor Robert L. Davis, who with his family is relocating to Denver to pastor the Park Hill Seventh-day Adventist Church. He has been senior pastor at the Berean Church for the last five years. A farewell fellowship dinner will follow in the church’s annex.

Pastor Appreciation: 6 p.m., Abounding Love Ministries, 7076 Hooper Road. Honoring Pastor Adriane White’s third anniversary.

Sunday, Feb. 14

  • BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
  • SPECIAL PROGRAM: 8 a.m., Greater St. Michael Baptist Church, 1619 N. 37th St. Women in Red and Men in Black program.
  • ORDINATION: 3 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center Church, 1965 Highland Road. Ordination of Deaconess/Mother of Ministry Hattie J. Lang.

Wednesday, Feb. 17

  • MIDWEEK LENTEN SERVICE: 6:30 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 17510 Monitor Ave. Communion will be served. Childcare provided. (225) 752-2903 or SAUMCBR.com.

Saturday, Feb. 20

  • HELP FOR THOSE IN NEED: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St. The church’s Helping Hand Ministry will be giving a hot meal and clothing to those in need. (225) 343-0322.

Sunday, Feb. 21

  • WALL OF FAME SERVICE: 7 a.m., New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1627 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. The church will induct the Rev. Lee T. Wesley into its African-American Wall of Fame. Wesley has been pastor of Community Bible Baptist Church for 27 years and of Plymouth Rock Baptist Church in Plaquemine for 14 years. He is also president of the Iberville Parish Ministers Conference.
  • BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 8 a.m., St. Joseph Baptist Church, 2510 Tennessee St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak for the Black History Month program.
  • BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Beech Grove Baptist Church, 9455 Elm Grove Garden Drive. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.

ETHEL

Sunday

  • THE LORD’S SUPPER: 11 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road.

Sunday, Feb. 14

  • PRAISE AND WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road.

JACKSON

Sunday

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

ST. FRANCISVILLE

Sunday

  • MALE CHORUS PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 Jones Vaughn Creek Road. Bishop G. Ward, of Missions of Love Outreach Ministry, will speak.

Tuesday

  • URSING HOME VISIT: 10 a.m., St. Francisville Country Manor, 15243 La. 10. Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church Mission Ministry will visit. Director Emma Woods will speak.

SLAUGHTER

Sunday

  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 10 a.m., New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 La. 412 E.

ZACHARY

Sunday

  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A. (225)654-1000.

Thursday

  • BACK-TO-THE-BIBLE STUDY HOUR: 7:30 p.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A. (225)654-1000.