John Michael Guidry

Judge John Michael Guidry

Deadline for religion bulletins is noon Monday. Email religion@theadvocate.com.

Alsen

Sunday, Jan. 28

Senior Saints: 11 a.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 Rafe Mayer Road. The Senior Saints will be honored during the annual Three Score and Ten Celebration.

Baton Rouge

Saturday, Jan. 27

2018 Coffee Call: 8 a.m., Oasis Christian Church, 4524 E. Brookstown Drive. Join Women without Walls, Reaching Beyond for 2018 Coffee Call Prayer Elevation. Dr. Nichelle Landry, of Victory international Ministries, will speak. Guest Psalmists is Minister Ariell Gibson. All women are invited to attend. Cost is $10. For more information, call (225) 355-8274 or email Minister Catherine W. Porter at cporter1991@yahoo.com.

Feeding the Community: Noon, Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road, (225) 733-4648.

Jan. 27-28

Spiritual Retreat: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, The Red Shoes, 2303 Government St. "An Island in Time," a spiritual retreat with Rabbi Diane Elliot designed to enhance your life. For people of all faith traditions or no faith tradition. For a complete schedule, theredshoes.org. To register, call (225) 338-1170, email info@theredshoes.org or visit the website. 

Sunday, Jan. 28

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

Service: 8 a.m., Mount Gillion Baptist Church, 346 E. Buchanan St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak.

Sunday School: 9 a.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road. Worship service at 11 a.m. (225) 344-1743.

Intercessory Prayer & Youth Christian Education: 9:15 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road, (225) 733-4648.

Sunday School & New Members' Class: 9:30 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Worship service at 11 a.m. (225) 358-7772.

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

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

Service: 10:30 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. Carrie Davidson is the guest speaker. Everyone is invited. (225) 733-4648.

Service: 10:30 p.m., Purpose Church, 124 N. Third St. In addition to its regular service, Purpose Kids provides a fun and energetic service for children from birth to 5th grade. PurposeChurch.co or @PurposeChurchLA on social media.

Service: 10:45 a.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church, 9340 Florida Blvd. Guest preacher the Rev. Judy Roeling, retired General Presbytery of South Louisiana, will speak. The public is invited.

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

Anniversary: 3 p.m., Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Highway. The church will celebrate its 125th anniversary. The Rev. Joseph Quincy and the New Galilee Baptist Church will be special guests.

Tuesday, Jan. 30

Dinner of Abrahamic Traditions: 6 p.m., Elm Grove Baptist Church, 1069 N. 38th St. For clergy and faith leaders of the Abrahamic Traditions. Sponsored by Atlas Foundation. RSVP: atlaslouisiana.org.

Revival: 6 p.m., Jordan Stone Baptist Church, 8523 Thelma St. Evangelist Valerie Holliday will speak.

Bible Study: 7 p.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road. (225) 344-1743.

Wednesday, Jan. 31

Bible Study: 10 a.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road. (225) 344-1743.

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 Ronnie L. Williams, pastor. pwwm.org.

February 

Deacon Training Course: 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Mayer Road. Beginning in February, the St. John Institute will hold a 12-week course. Contact Dr. Donald R. Ruth at (225) 774-1468 to reserve a spot.

Thursday, Feb. 1

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. Curtis Wright, associate pastor, will facilitate. (225) 733-4648.

Friday, Feb. 2

Choir Concert: 7 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 1455 South St. The Wiley (Texas) College A Capella Choir will be in concert. This choir has performed twice at the White House, in Japan and as part of "Birth of a Nation" soundtrack.

Saturday, Feb. 3

Clothing Giveaway: 9 a.m., St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 1620 77th Ave. Adult and children clothing, shoes, coats and more.

Family Fun: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Zion City Community, 4619 Stearns St. Family, Food and Fun Day, including a children's Mardi Gras parade, sponsored by Jordan United Methodist Church.

Sunday, Feb. 4

Intercessory Prayer & Youth Christian Education: 9:15 a.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. (225) 733-4648.

Bluegrass Mass: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., St. Margaret's Episcopal Church, 12663 Perkins Road. Members of Brothers Bear Band will join the choir for this worship service. A reception will follow in the parish hall. Free and open to everyone. brothersbear.com, saintmargarets.com.

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

Sunday, Feb. 11

Guest Speaker: 7 a.m., New St. Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak for the Black History Program.

Guest Speaker: 9 a.m., Friendship Chapel Baptist Church, 2111 North St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak for the Black History Program.

Anniversary: 4 p.m., Any Occasion Banquet Hall, 10565 Florida Blvd. Join the Williams Singers of Baton Rouge for their 18th anniversary with Sons of Christ, the Rev. Charlie Fisher Sr. and the Fisher Cavaliers, The Legendary Lighthouse gospel singers and other special guests. 

Sunday, Feb. 25

Guest Speaker: 8 a.m., Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 1384 W. Grant St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak for the Black History Program.

Black History: 9 a.m., Greater Divine Missionary Baptist Church, 6045 Hooper Road. The church is presenting its annual Black History Month Program. 

Clinton

Sunday, Jan 28

Service: 10 a.m., St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 6148 Gilead Road. Youth service at 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 31

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

Darrow

Sunday, Jan. 28

Worship and Youth Church: 8 a.m., New Hopeful Worship Center, 39067 La. 22. (225) 473-3300.

Thursday, Feb. 1

Power Hour: 6 p.m., New Hopeful Worship Center, 39067 La. 22. (225) 473-3300.

Greenwell Springs

Saturday, Feb. 24

Auction and Taste Fair: 5 p.m., St. Alphonsus Church, 14040 Greenwell Springs Road. Featuring an auction, taste fair and a $10,000 raffle. Tickets are $100 and are on sale now. Call (225) 261-4650 or (225) 261-5299 for more information. st-alphonsus.net.

Grosse Tete

Sunday, Jan. 28

Annual Dinner: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, 76950 Gum St. The St. Joseph Ladies Altar Society is sponsoring a Fried Chicken Dinner, cooked by KC members. Dinners are $7. Drinks and homemade sweets also are available for purchase.

Lafayette

Jan. 26-28

Women's Retreat: DoubleTree by Hilton, 1521 W. Pinhook Road. Author and teacher Dr. Mary Healy and the Rev. Bill Henry, of Greenville, Mississippi, will be featured at the annual Holy Spirit Women's Retreat. The theme is "Gather in Upper Room with Mary." Also, Deacon Larry Oney and wife Andi Oney will present a Life in the Spirit seminar. Patti Mansfield also will be featured at the retreat, which is sponsored by the Catholic Charismatic Renewal of New Orleans. Register at ccrno.org or call (504) 828-1368.

Slaughter

Sunday, Jan. 28

Service: 11:30 a.m., St. James Baptist Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. 

Tuesday, Jan. 30

Bible Class: 7 p.m., St. James Baptist Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. Every Tuesday.

Friday, Feb. 9

Revival: 7 p.m., St. James Baptist Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. Apostle Stacey Woods, Chief Fred Dunn, Pastor Melvin Patin Jr., Elder Katherine Lemelle and others will take part in the Prayer Meeting Revival.

St. Francisville

Sunday, Jan. 28

Church Anniversary: 8:20 a.m., Magnolia Full Gospel Baptist Church, 7910 U.S. 61 N. 

Tickfaw

Friday, Feb. 2

Concert: 5:30 p.m., Good News Fellowship/Mike Vaughn Ministries, 13101 La. 442 W. Join hosts Mike Vaughn and Glynn Fendlason for a Southern Gospel Music Fest. Special guest artist is Robbie Bankens. The concert is free; donations will be taken. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., singing starts at 6:30 p.m. Concession stand available with plate lunches. For more information, call (985) 974-0507, or visit mvmgoodnews.com.

Watson

Sunday, Jan 28

Service: 10:15 a.m., Riverside Baptist Church, 36890 La. 16. Bible study starts at 9:15 a.m.; Gospel of Luke services at 10:15 a.m.; Old Testament Essentials service at 6 p.m. All are welcome.

Zachary

Sunday, Jan. 28

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

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

Wednesday, Jan. 31

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

Saturday, Feb. 3

Pastor's Anniversary: 4 p.m., First Baptist Church Banquet Hall, 4200 Main St. Honoring the Rev. Roy Miller and Lady Gloria Miller for 20 years of service at Asphodel Baptist Church in Jackson and 35 years of preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Tickets are $25. Contact Jackie Williams at (225) 654-1577.