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



  • 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.


  • FELLOWSHIP FRIDAYS: 6 p.m.,New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Men’s fellowship every first and third Fridays; Women’s every second and fourth.



  • PASTOR’S PRAYER BREAKFAST & MUSICAL: 9 a.m., First Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church, 575 Education St. Prayer breakfast and musical honoring Pastor Henry J. Brown. Recording artist Ambassador Jerris Cade will perform and Pastor Rodney Freeman will speak. Free. For more information, contact (225) 288-2993 or
  • THE GREENES CONCERT CANCELLED: Originally scheduled at Stevendale Baptist Church, 16545 Old Hammond Highway.


  • CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 8 a.m., Greater Beulah Baptist Church, 955 E. Polk St. The church will celebrate its 86th anniversary at the regular worship service. The Rev. Gregory Coates, of the St. John the Baptist Church in Dorseyville, will speak. For more information, contact (225) 343-5610 or
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL: 8 a.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive.
  • CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 8:15 a.m., Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1901 Missouri St. The church will celebrate its 89th anniversary.
  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Charity Christian Center Church, 871 O’Neal Lane. Pastored by Dr. Linda Bradford. Transportation provided. For more information, call (225) 272-8259.
  • THE DAY OF THE DEAD: 1 p.m., St. Jude Catholic Church, 9150 Highland Road. Two Baton Rouge residents will show how Day of the Dead is celebrated in rural Mexico and in Mexican-American U.S.
  • PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY: 3 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Celebration of the Rev. Perry Wrights Jr.’s 28th anniversary. Special guests will be the Rev. Antroy Gavin and the True Vine Baptist Church.
  • “BECOME A LIFE OR SPIRITUAL COACH AND PROSPER”: 5 p.m., EBRP Main Library, Conference Room 102, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. This live four-hour event is for aspiring and existing life coaches, motivational speakers, authors, Bible teachers and ministers.
  • THE FIRST CHRISTMAS: 6 p.m., Naylor Hall, 9340 Florida Blvd. “The First Christmas,” a best-seller by Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan, based on the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, is being taught Sundays and at 10 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through November by the Rev. Joe Reggin, interim pastor of Broadmoor Presbyterian Church.


  • BUSINESSMEN’S STUDY: Noon, Christ in the City, 320 Third St. Bring lunch. Topic is “Treading Water in an Empty Pool.”


  • FREE TUTORING: 6 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian’s Naylor Hall, 9340 Florida Blvd. Free tutoring for middle and high school students with qualified tutors. Those attending for the first time must have an ID and be accompanied by an adult. For information, call Mike Zobrist at (225) 336-4189. Tutoring also at 6 p.m. on Thursdays.


  • NOON PRAYER: Noon, Hope Christian, 5013 Windfall Court. Fore more information, call (225) 355-8194.
  • GRIEFSHARE: 6-7:30 p.m., Grief Recovery Center, 4939 Jamestown Ave. A special meeting on surviving the holidays. Call (225) 768-8863 for more information.
  • SERVICE: 6 p.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive.
  • WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS: 6 p.m., Berean Wellness and Community Support Center, 5100 Osborne Ave. For topics, visit or call (225) 355-4444.
  • CHILDREN’S CHURCH: 7 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road.


  • WOMEN IN SPIRIT: Noon, St. Joseph Cathedral Parish Hall, 412 N. St. Murelle G. Harrison, executive director of the Gardere Initiative Coalition, will speak on “The Power of Giving” to Women in Spirit, a nondenominational program for women seeking spiritual growth and sharing new and affirming perspectives on faith in everyday life. The program includes a complimentary lunch and networking time with other women. RSVP by emailing or call (225) 387-5928.

AGLOW Meeting: 7 p.m., Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Blvd. Ann Cadis will speak.


  • CHRIST IN THE CITY LUNCHTIME CONCERT: Noon, North Boulevard Town Square. Featuring Soul Salvage Project.
  • SINGING FOR A PURPOSE: 7 p.m,. Living Faith Christian Center, 6375 Winbourne Ave. World AIDS Day will be marked with the gospel musical event “Singing for a Purpose,” presented by Metro Health. The event will feature the award-winning gospel singer Bishop Marvin Sapp with four local choirs. Tickets $25. (225) 338-9333.

Saturday, Nov. 21

  • HOT MEAL AND CLOTHING FOR THE NEEDY: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St. The church’s Helping Hand Ministry will provide the meals and clothing.
  • SENIORS HONORED: 5 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. A dinner will be held to honor the church’s senior citizens.

Sunday, Nov. 22

  • CENTENARY COLLEGE CHOIR: 8:30 and 11 a.m., University United Methodist Church, 3350 Dalrymple Drive. The choir will perform in both worship services. For more details, visit Youth Sunday: 11 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road.
  • EVENING WORSHIP: 5 p.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Walter Dixon will speak.

Wednesday, Nov. 25

  • JIMMY SWAGGART MINISTRIES THANKSGIVING CAMPMEETING: 7 p.m., Family Worship Center Church, 8919 World Ministry Ave. Campmeeting is a time of re-alignment with the word of God. Meet, greet and fellowship with other Christians from all over the world. For more information, contact (225) 768-3438 or or

Thursday, Nov. 26

  • THANKSGIVING SERVICE: 8 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road.

Saturday, Nov. 28

  • FREE CLOTHES DRIVE: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Herman Baptist Church Annex, 1293 N. 36th St. The church’s Women’s Society is offering good, clean clothes for the entire family to anyone who needs help.

Sunday, Nov. 29

  • MISSION ANNIVERSARY: 11 a.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 204 Alice St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.

Nov. 30-Dec. 2

  • FALL REVIVAL: 7 p.m. nightly, United Believers Baptist Church, 10915 Florida Blvd. The theme is “A Season of Grace,” with special guest Bishop Sean T. Elder Sr., of Mount Hermon Baptist Church in Westwego.

Sunday, Dec. 6

  • CHRISTMAS TEA: 3-4:30 p.m., St. Alban’s Chapel on the LSU campus. The Student Ministry’s Christmas Tea fundraiser. Tickets are $20; deadline is Nov. 30. Seating is limited. For information, contact Laurie Morris at (225) 343-2070.



  • PASTORS’ ANNIVERSARY: 6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. Sunday, Refuge Worship Center, 9415 Plank Road. Celebration of Pastor Jimmy and first lady Lillian Drake’s first year anniversary.


  • CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 11:30 a.m., St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 6148 Gilead Road. The church will celebrate its 136th anniversary. The Rev. Mac Henry Wallace, of Freeman Baptist Church, will speak.



  • YOUTH SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. For more information, contact (225) 683-8119.

Sunday, Nov. 22

  • PRAISE & WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. For more information, contact (225) 683-8119.



  • CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC PRAYER MEETING: 7 p.m., St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1022 N. Burnside Ave. For more information, contact (225) 715-2135.



  • BAG MAT MINISTRY: 9 a.m. to noon, Grace Presbyterian Church, 518 Roselawn Blvd. Learn to make sleeping mats for the homeless from recycled plastic shopping bags. A great project for service groups.



  • CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 4 p.m., St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 119 La. 403. The church will celebrate its 175th anniversary.



  • PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY: 11 a.m., Canaan Baptist Church, 5820 Evangeline St. Celebration of Pastor Ervin Antoine’s ninth year. Pastor Anthony Burton and the Greater Hollywood Baptist Church, of Baton Rouge, will be guests.



  • PRE-THANKSGIVING PROGRAM: 7:30 a.m., Greater Ebenezer Baptist Church, 58165 Barrow St. Six-year-old Jakobe “Kobe” Cooper, of St. Luke Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, will speak.

Monday, Nov. 30

  • IBERVILLE PARISH CHOIR REHEARSAL: 7 p.m., St. Peter Baptist Church, 58116 Court St. Rehearsals start for the “Sounds of Christmas” program, a free concert at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14. Rehearsal also will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 7.


Sunday, Nov. 22

  • FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY CELEBRATION: 8:30 a.m., Scott United Methodist Church, 210 Atchafalaya St. The Rev. Fredrick Sweetwyne, of Jordan United Methodist Church, will speak on the theme “Family and Friends Worshipping Together.”



  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 10 a.m., New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 La. 412 E.
  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 11:30 a.m., St. James Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. Join Bishop Christopher & Lady Eleanor Huddleston for the worship.


  • Sunday
  • CELEBRATION OF WOMEN SERVICE: 3 p.m., Shekinah Glory Christian Fellowship Church, 10164 N. Line St. Evangelist Melanie Pichon-Smith, of Marrero, will speak.