RECOVERY SUPPORT ADDIS WOMEN’S GROUP: 6 p.m., Church at Addis, 6781 La. 1. A support group for women seeking spiritual freedom from destructive habits. (225) 776-1652 or facebook.com/recoverysupportaddis.
RECOVERY SUPPORT ADDIS MEN’S GROUP: 7 p.m., Church at Addis, 6781 La. 1. A support group for men seeking spiritual freedom from strongholds. (225) 218-5630 or churchataddis.com/mensrecovery-support/.
SERVICES: 11 a.m., 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Worship service at 11 a.m., Hour of Power Prayer at 6:30 p.m.; Bible study at 7:30 p.m.
FELLOWSHIP FRIDAYS: New Covenant Christian Center, 6515 Myrtle St. Men’s fellowship on first and third Fridays; women’s on second and fourth Fridays.
Saturday, July 18
GAITHER VOCAL BAND: 7 p.m., Bethany Church North Campus, 13855 Plank Road. Bill Gaither and the Gaither Vocal Band will perform. $25-$35. (225) 933-6000 or premierproductionstickets.com .
WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Charity Christian Center Church, 871 O’Neal Lane. (225) 272-8259.
WORSHIP SPEAKER: 11 a.m., The Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave. Pastor Alfonzo Greene III, of the First Seventh-day Adventist Church in Huntsville, Alabama, will speak.
LORD’S SUPPER: 11 a.m., Star of Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1204 St. Joseph St. The Rev. Henry J. Brown, pastor.
WORSHIP AND COMMUNION SERVICE: 6 p.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Walter Dixon will speak.
COMMUNITY FELLOWSHIP: 6:45 p.m., Sterling Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3888 North Blvd. The Rev. Anthony Kelley and Lady YaVonya will host a reception from 6:45-7 p.m., followed by fellowship and a praise and worship celebration from 7-8 p.m.
BLACK LIVES MATTER: 5-7:30 p.m. nightly, New Sunlight Baptist Church, 1777 America St. Factors that effect the quality of black members of the community, such as crime, health, education, home and property ownership in Baton Rouge will be discussed and addressed each night. On Friday a plan of action will be formed. Free. (225) 343-2575. eventbrite.com/e/black-lives-matter-symposium-tickets-17429131000?aff=ebapi.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 5:30-7 p.m., First Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church, 575 Education St. The theme is “What’s Love Got to do With It?”
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 6 p.m., Magnolia Baptist Church, 960 E. Buchanan St. The theme is “Adventures at Sea — Diving Deeper for God’s Treasures.”
NURSING HOME VISITATION: 10 a.m., Heritage House Manor, 1335 Wooddale Blvd. The Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church Mission Ministry and the Rev. Emma Woods will visit. The Rev. Gus Henderson will speak.
BIBLE STUDY AND SNACK TIME: 6 p.m., T.J. Jemison Baptist Student Center, 724 Harding Blvd. (225) 774-8924, (225) 615-4267 or tjjemisonbsc.com.
SUMMER SOUNDS CONCERT: 7 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 205 N. Fourth St. Concert featuring Spencer Bohren. $10, free for college students with ID. A reception follows. stjamesbr.org.
A FREEDOM CONFERENCE: 7 p.m., White Dove Fellowship, 10957 Greenwell Springs Road. Pastor Steve Chadwick will speak. There will be special guests and live music. (225) 954-0334 or whitedov.org.
ETHICS FIRST: Noon, De La Ronde Ballroom, 320 Third St. A Christ in the City lunch program featuring Aaron Beam, former CFO of Healthsouth Corp. $50. (225) 397-6393.
PRAYER CELEBRATION: 9:30 a.m., Second Baptist Christian Academy, 910 N. Acadian Thruway. Judge John Michael Guidry will speak. (225) 388-9346.
Saturday, July 11
MID-CITY GARAGE SALE AND BENEFIT DINNER: 8 a.m., The First Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church, 312 S. 17th St. (225) 642-7720. Proceeds will benefit several church ministries.
OLD SCHOOL CAR, TRUCK AND BIKE SHOW: Registration: 9:30-11 a.m. Judging from noon-3 p.m., New Light Missionary Baptist Church, 650 Blount Road. Come showcase your ride. Trophies will be awarded. (225) 937-3419 or (225) 933-2882.
SURVIVING TOGETHER: 10 a.m.-noon, Camphor United Methodist Church, 8742 Scenic Highway. Sponsored by Sisters Supporting Sisters-Baton Rouge, the event is a panel discussion for men on how they can better support women in their lives. Lunch will be provided. Free. (225) 921-9072.
FREE CLOTHING: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Herman Baptist Church, 1293 N. 36th St. The church’s Women’s Society will be giving away good, clean clothes for the entire family in the church annex.
LEGACY OF LOVE TEA: 3 p.m., Abounding Love Ministries, 7076 Hooper Road. $15, adult; $10 children; free, younger than 5. Sponsored by the Ladies of Virtue and Excellence Inc. (225) 356-4441.
Sunday, July 12
YOUNG PEOPLE’S WORSHIP SERVICE: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
CHURCH ANNIVERSARY: 8 a.m., Donaldson Chapel Baptist Church, 2501 Gracie St. In celebration of its 103rd anniversary, Pastor Tommie N. Gipson Jr. will speak.
PREACHER’S MUSICAL: 4 p.m., New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1627 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. The Rev. Van Smith Jr.’s preacher’s musical, with special guests, including the Revs. Perry Wright and Sterling Wright, The Light House Gospel Singers, narration by Gail Lawson and The Preacher’s Choir, under the direction of the Rev. Charles Southall, Bishop Calvin Emery and Smith.
EVENING WORSHIP SERVICE: 5 p.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
July 13 -17
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Israelite Baptist Church of South Baton Rouge, 1841 Thomas Delpit Drive. The theme is “Adventures at Sea.” For transportation, call (225) 205-7466.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: 6-8 p.m., Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 5262 Prescott Road. The theme is “Diving Deeper for God’s Treasures.” (225) 355-0449.
Tuesday, July 14
PURPLE COW FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON: 11 a.m., Oak Lodge Reception Center, 2834 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. Hosted by the Baton Rouge Christian Women’s Connection, the guest speaker will be award-winning speaker and songwriter Amanda McDowell. $22. (225) 362-3588 or email@example.com.
Friday, July 17
FOOD AND CLOTHING FOR THE NEEDY: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St. Clothing giveaway. (225) 343-0322.
Saturday, July 18
ST. JOHN BIBLE INSTITUTE & USHER TRAINING COURSE: 10 a.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Mayer Road.
WOMEN’S SUMMIT 2015: 11 a.m., Embassy Suites Hotel, 4914 Constitution Ave. Evangelist Christine Banks is hosting the Heart-to-Heart Luncheon. Tickets are $35 for the semiformal event. (2250 654-1000 or opendoorfellowship.org/women.htm
THE LORD’S SUPPER: 11 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.
Sunday, July 12
PRAISE AND WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.
CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC PRAYER MEETING: 7 p.m., St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1022 N. Burnside Ave. (225) 715-2135.
SUMMER OF TRANSFORMATION REVIVAL: 7 p.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 10438 Boudreaux Road. Pastor Mark Lewis, of the Mount Calvary Baptist Church of New Iberia, will speak.
WOMAN’S AUXILIARY’S MONTHLY MEETING: 3 p.m., Promise Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. New members welcome. (225) 205-0934.
WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM: 11:30 a.m., Pilgrim Baptist Church, 266 St. Vincent St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
INDIVIDUALLY DIRECTED RETREAT: Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. Eight-, five- or three-day options, with the Rev. Louis Arceneaux and Sisters Rose Bowen, Mary Noel and Mary Ann Culotta. $285-$420. (225) 294-5039 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROSARY FOR PEACE: 6 p.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road. (985) 222-5922 or email@example.com.
MALE CHORUS PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church, 10064 Jone Vaughn Creek Road.
Tuesday, July 14
MISSION MINISTRY VISIT: 10 a.m., St. Francisville Country Manor Nursing Home, 15243 La. 10. The Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church, of St. Francisville, and director, the Rev. Emma Woods, will visit. Sister Hannah Mcquirter will speak.