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Baton Rouge

Saturday, Aug. 19

Health Fair: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Gloryland Baptist Church, 6745 Greenwell Springs Road. Free and open to the public. Vendors may register to participate at gercinc.org or fax (225) 928-0451. For more information, call (225) 928-0436.

Family Picnic: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Camp Istrouma, 25975 Greenwell Springs Road, Greenwell Springs. For Broadmoor Baptist Church children in kindergarten through 12th grade and their families. Sign-up is in the church office. (225) 927-5454.

Sunday, Aug. 20

Celebration Brunch: 7 a.m., Israelite Baptist Church of South Baton Rouge, 1841 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. The church will honor Deaconess Helen Y. Howard on her 100 year birthday. Howard joined the church in 1941 and has been serving for 76 years. She was a foster grandparent at The Dufrocq School for over 30 years.

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

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

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

Family and Friends Month: 10:45 a.m., Greater Mount Carmel Baptist Church of Scotlandville, 1414 Sora St. Church members are invited to bring a schoolmate, sorority sister, fraternity brother or a civic or social club member. (225) 775-7372.

Church Anniversary: 11 a.m., The Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. The church will celebrate its 41st anniversary. The Rev. Johnny Arvin and The Law Street Missionary Baptist Church of New Orleans will be special guests. (225) 358-7772.

Service: 11 a.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. (225) 927-4035.

Wednesday, Aug. 23

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.

Prayer Service: 6:30 p.m., Greater Divine Missionary Baptist Church, 6045 Hooper Road. Bible study, 7 p.m.

Midweek Service: 7 p.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Bible study and children's church. (225) 358-7772.

Thursday, Aug. 24

Women in Spirit: Noon, St. Joseph Cathedral Parish Hall, 401 Main St. Shauna Sanford, communications director for Gov. John Bel Edwards, will speak at the interfaith gathering for women seeking spiritual growth. RSVP by emailing sjwomeninspirit@aol.com or by calling (225) 387-5928.

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. (225) 733-4648.

Saturday, Aug. 26

Prayer Breakfast: 8 a.m., Ministry of New Life Church, 951 Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive. The theme for the "Praying in the Courtyard" breakfast is "Under the Anointing of God."

Wellness Health Fair: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Highway. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. Wellness sessions include physical activity and health; diabetes management and healthy cooking demonstrations for weight management, hypertension and diabetes control. Free cholesterol, blood pressure, glucose, vision, hearing, dental, foot health and HIV screenings. Door prizes will be awarded, and lunch will be served. (225) 775-2740.

Sunday, Aug. 27

Anniversary Service: 8 a.m., Greater Sixty Aid Baptist Church, 655 Gadere Lane. The church celebrates its 141st anniversary. (225) 769-5865.

Family and Friends Day: 7 a.m., New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1627 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. The theme is "Building a Strong Legacy Connected by God." Pastor Van Smith Jr. will speak. Sanctuary Choir of the Church will provide special music. (225) 343-3673.

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

Family and Friends Month: 10:45 a.m., Greater Mount Carmel Baptist Church of Scotlandville, 1414 Sora St. Church members are invited to bring their families. (225) 775-7372.

Men's and Women's Day: 10:45 a.m., Star of Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1204 St. Joseph St. Mekell Toussaint, of Sunlight Baptist Church in Blanks, will speak.

Revival: 11 a.m., Cathedral of Faith Ministry, 2681 Valley St. Randy Thomas will speak on the letters to the Seven Churches, Revelation 2-3. (225) 248-1128.

Youth Sunday: 11 a.m., Promised Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. (225) 358-7772.

Family and Friends Day: 4 p.m., Israelite Missionary Baptist Church of South Baton Rouge, 1841 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. The Rev. Devin Wright, pastor of New Ark Baptist Church, will speak. (225) 344-3553.

Saturday, Sept. 2

Men's Workshop: 9 a.m., Greater Divine Missionary Baptist Church, 6045 Hooper Road. The church's Men's Ministry will be conducting its first Men's Workshop, which will have a theme of "Discipleship." The Rev. Perry Jones, of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church of Zachary, and the Rev. Dr. Charles J. Southall III, of First Emanuel Baptist Church of New Orleans and Baton Rouge, will speak. (225) 278-3396.

Tuesday, Sept. 5

Orientation Night: 7 p.m., Charity Christian Center, 871 O'Neal Lane. The Don Bradford Bible College is holding orientation to explain available courses and other useful information. For more information, call (225) 272-8252.

Ethel

Saturday, Sept. 9

Event: 6 p.m., New Birth Prayer & Worship Center, 6243 La. 19. The church will honor The Gospel Wonders and The Spiritual Voices of Christ, both of St. Francisville. This event will be shared with The Legendary Lighthouse Gospel Singers, the Rev. Charlie Fisher Sr. & The Fisher Cavaliers, The Gospel Truth, The Williams Singers, Ron & The Louisiana Girls, along with The Community Spiritual Male Chorus of Lettsworth and The Silver Stars of Simmesport. (225) 683-1119.

Lakeland

Sunday, Aug. 20

Church Anniversary: 2 p.m., St. Alma Baptist Church, 12861 La. 416. The church will celebrate its 143rd anniversary. The Rev. Johnny Johnson, pastor of Union Baptist Church in Brusly, will speak. (225) 202-4279.

Plaquemine

Sunday, Aug. 20

Back to School Program: 7:30 a.m., The Greater Ebenezer Baptist Church, 58165 Barrow St. Brother Isaac Jackson III, of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Gonzales, will speak.

Career Day: 9:45 a.m., St. Peter Baptist Church, 58116 Court St. The theme is: "Planning for the Future." The Rev. Roger Arvie Jr., of the Second Baptist Church of Plaquemine, will speak. Special music will be by the church's Youth Ensemble. (225) 687-6014. 

Port Allen

Saturday, Aug. 26

Taste Fair: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Second Baptist Church, 3261 Southern Pacific Road. The West Baton Rouge Parish Mass Choir's second annual Taste Fair. $10 for adults; $5 for ages 12 and younger.

Sunday, Aug. 27

Homecoming/Anniversary Celebration: 8:30 a.m., Scott United Methodist Church, 310 Atchafalaya St. The church celebrates its 145th anniversary. The Rev. Dwight Webster, pastor of Christian Unity Baptist Church in New Orleans, will speak. The theme is "In Pursuit of God's Purpose: With Past Resilience, Present Reflections, & Future Reverences." (225) 383-2234.

Slaughter

August

Pastor: The Pine Grove Baptist Church, 6670 La. 412 E. The church is seeking a pastor. For more information, visit pinegrove-bc.net. Deadline to apply is Aug. 31.

Sunday, Aug. 20

Lords' Supper Day: 11:30 a.m., St. James Baptist Church of Slaughter, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. Bishop Christopher Huddleston will deliver the message. (225) 683-8228.

Anniversary: 2 p.m., Pine Grove Baptist Church, 6670 La. 412 E. The church will celebrate its 162nd anniversary. Jonathan Everett, pastor, along with the members of the Greater Philadelphia Baptist Church, will be special guests. (225) 683-6854.

Aug. 29-31

Revival: 7 p.m. nightly, Pine Grover Baptist Church, La. 412. Speakers for the parish-wide revival will be the Rev. Rodney Q. Freeman, the Rev. Frederick Mack and the Rev. Levie Wright Jr. 

St. Francisville

Aug. 19

Musical Program: 5 p.m., Sherobee Missionary Baptist Church, 10064 Jones Vaughn Creek Road. Featuring the Gospel Wonders of St. Francisville and the Spiritual Voice of Christ. (225) 635-0161.

Aug. 24-27

Church Anniversary: Rosedown Baptist Church, 12907 La. 10. The schedule is: Memorial service, 7 p.m. Aug. 24; musical, 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25; prayer breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Aug. 26, tickets are $5; 2 p.m. Aug. 27, celebration of the church's 214th anniversary. The Rev. Leon McGuffie and the Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church will speak. (225) 635-5643.

Zachary

Sunday, Aug. 20

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

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

Wednesday, Aug. 23

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

Woodville, Mississippi

Sunday, Aug. 20

Youth Day Service: 11 a.m., Pleasant Green Baptist Church, 788 Gaylord St. The Rev. Carver Henry will speak.