RECOVERY SUPPORT MEN’S GROUP: 7 p.m., Church at Addis, 6781 La. 1 S. Fellowship meeting for men who suffer with anger, alcoholism, drug addiction, gambling, overeating, overspending or any other issue. (225) 218-5630 or churchataddis.com/mens-recovery-support.
USHERS MINISTRY: 2 p.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. First bi-monthly meeting of the Fourth District Ushers Ministry.
VALENTINE’S GALA: 6:30 p.m., Woman’s Club, 259 East Blvd. Hosted by SMART (Strengthening Marriages and Family Relationships Together), whose mission is to teach how to build Godly relationships with spouses, family and friends. Themed “A Journey of Love,” the gala will include a panel discussion, games, door prizes, food and more. Audrey and E.L. Womack Sr. and marriage counselor Pastor Chester and Brenda Self will be panelists. Tickets required. Call (225) 802-4212, (225) 978-9507 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE WILLIAMS FAMILY ANNIVERSARY: 6 p.m., Greater Mount Canaan Baptist Church, 5820 Evangeline St. The Rev. Sterling Wrights will speak.
BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 8 a.m., New St. Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak.
SERVICE AND BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road.
PASTOR’S ANNIVERSARY: 3 p.m., Greater Beulah Baptist Church, 955 E. Polk St. Honoring Pastor Michael D. Mallet on his ninth anniversary. The Rev. Lee A. Pounds, of the St. Helena Missionary Baptist Church in Greensburg, will speak. greaterbeulahbc.com.
PEW RALLY FELLOWSHIP: 4 p.m. Greater Greene Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1232 North 32nd St. The Rev. Keith Sanders, pastor of Union Bethel AME Church of New Orleans, will speak at the annual Pew Rally Fellowship.
EVENING WORSHIP SERVICE: 5 p.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Walter Dixon will speak. (225) 937-1159.
COMPUTER CLASS: 5:45 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd., Suite E. Classes are Intro to Computers, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Pre-registration is required. (225)300-4528 or mirrorofgrace.org.
PASTORAL REVIVAL: 7 p.m., New Macedonia Church of God in Christ, 2580 72nd Ave. The revivalist will be superintendent emeritus Elder Lloyd Nelson. (225) 355-0577.
WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS: 6 p.m., Berean Wellness and Community Support Center, 5100 Osborne Ave. Weekly meeting to discuss healthy families, finances, bodies, spirits and communities. This week’s session is on “Healthy Finances.” (225) 355-4444 or bereanbatonrouge.com.
BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 6:30 p.m., Greater Beach Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5352 Ford St. The East Baton Rouge Parish Woman’s Auxiliary presents its Black History Program. Pastor Keno Spurlock Sr. will speak.
Saturday, Feb. 14
2 GETHER 4 EVER COUPLES FELLOWSHIP: 2-4 p.m. New Gideon Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 2542 Balis Drive. A Valentine’s Day Couples Fellowship. Reservations are $50 per couple. Brother Dan Wells will speak. (225) 926-4163 or email email@example.com.
Black History Musical: 5 p.m., The Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Highway. Senior choir musical with featured guests Heritage, Latasha Johnson, Larry Poole and family and a memorial tribute to Andraé Crouch. (225) 328-9706 or (225) 933-7475.
“LOVE IS IN THE AIR” FELLOWSHIP: 6:30 p.m. Gethsemane Baptist Church, 1101 Charles T. Smith Drive. $25, includes a steak dinner. Deadline to purchase is Feb. 8. (225) 381-0904.
Sunday, Feb. 15
GUEST SPEAKER: 7 a.m., Israelite Baptist Church, 1841 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak.
BLACK HISTORY SERVICE: 8 a.m., St. Joseph Baptist Church, 2510 Tennessee St. Tonja Granville, of True Light Baptist Church, will speak.
FOUNDER’S DAY SPEAKER: 11 a.m., Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1358 South St. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak.
BLACK HISTORY YOUTH PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Beech Grove Baptist Church, 9455 Elm Grove Garden Drive. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
Wednesday, Feb. 18
ASH WEDNESDAY: 6:30 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church, 9340 Florida Blvd. The Rev. Martha Robson, of New Orleans, who has served as a missionary in Rome and for over 30 years as a transitional pastor in the Presbyterian Church USA, will be guest pastor as the Lenten season gets underway. A light supper of soup and crackers will be served at 5:30 p.m. in the activities building. (225) 924-4291.
MINISTRY SEMINAR: 6:30 p.m., Cypress Springs Mercedarian Prayer Center, 17560 George Oneal Road. A two-night ministry seminar with John Michael Talbot, musician, author and host of The Church Channel’s “All Things Are Possible.” Reservations required. Donations will be accepted to benefit the ministries of John Michael Talbot and the Brothers and Sisters of Charity. (225) 752-8480 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. cypressspringsprayercenter.org.
Saturday, Feb. 21
MISS SWEETHEART/PRINCE CHARMING CORONATION: 3 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Sponsored by the Youth Choir Ministry.
PRAYER BREAKFAST: 9 a.m., Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 2778 Billups Lane. New Pastor Elvin Lacey will speak. (225) 776-1748.
PRAISE AND WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.
WALL OF FAME: 9:45 a.m., St. Peter Baptist Church, 58116 Court St. The church will hold its 11th African American Wall of Fame Service, which honors a contemporary African American person who has made significant contributions to the community for leadership and loyalty, dedication and commitment. This year’s recipient is Judge Alvin Batiste Jr., Division C of the 18th Judicial District, which includes Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge parishes. Batiste has been on the bench since 2003. A graduate of the Southern University system, he has worked as an officer and lawyer in the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General Corps., as an assistant public defender in East Baton Rouge Parish and as a state assistant attorney general. He is a member of the Louisiana District Judges Association, the Louisiana Judicial Council/NBA and the Louisiana Family and Juvenile Judges Association. Judge Calvin Johnson, a native of Plaquemine and a resident of New Orleans who is a professor of law at Loyola University, will speak.
SPIRITUAL BOOK READING: Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. Sister Mary Noel will give a spiritual reading of Henri Nowen’s book. $20. (225) 294-5039 or email@example.com.
ROSARY FOR PEACE: 6 p.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. (985) 222-5922 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LENTEN SILENT RETREAT: Begins at 4 p.m. Feb. 27, ends at 5 p.m. Feb. 28, Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. Registration deadline is Feb. 11. This overnight retreat will consist of private reflection, communal prayer and some guidance. Limited rooms, all single. Nonrefundable deposit of $50 required toward $200 fee, which includes meals and room. Sponsored by The Diocese of Baton Rouge and the St. Joseph Spirituality Center. (225) 383-3349 or stjocenter.org or email email@example.com.
Sunday, Feb. 22
BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 8:30 a.m., Scott United Methodist Church, 310 Atchafalaya St. Attorney Victor Woods will speak on the theme “I Too Have a Dream.”
BIBLE STUDY: New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 La. 412 East.
WOMAN’S AUXILIARY MEETING: 3 p.m., New Philadelphia Baptist Church, 9027 Sanford Lane. Monthly meeting of the East Baton Rouge Parish Woman’s Auxiliary. New members are welcome.
Saturday, Feb. 14
WOMEN IN RED PROGRAM: 2 p.m., New Hope Baptist Church, La. 409. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak. Chairwoman is Sister Mary J. Williams.
BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Sherobee Missionary Baptist CHurch, 10064 Jone Vaughn Creek Road. The Rev. Glasper Cobb will speak.
PASTOR ANNIVERSARY: 2 p.m., Nathaniel Baptist Church, 5032 Mississippi 33. Fifth-year anniversary celebration for Pastor Robert Scott Jr. Guest pastor will be the Rev. Mark Litt, of Greater New Galilee Baptist Church in Baton Rouge.