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Nominations: Nominations for Worship in Pink, to include warriors of breast cancer, other cancers and other chronic diseases, are due by Sunday. Email nominations to tgr331@yahoo.com. Include the nominee's name, chronic disease, church home and why you're nominating them to be honored as part of Greater St. Luke Baptist Church's "Divine 9" at 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 27. The honoree's attendance is required.

Baker

Saturday, Sept. 28

Service: 10 a.m., InKovenant Ministries' Healing School, 14000 Plank Road. (225) 937-3242, inkovenant@aol.com.

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Bible Class: 10 a.m., InKovenant Ministries' Healing School, 14000 Plank Road. (225) 937-3242, inkovenant@aol.com.

Baton Rouge 

Saturday, Sept. 28

East Baton Rouge Parish Women's Auxiliary Mission Outreach: 9:30 a.m., Greater Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 1414 Sora St. Members are asked to volunteer.

Service: 4 p.m., St. Gerard Majella Church, 5354 Plank Road. 

Sunday, Sept. 29

Sunday School: 8 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. Praise and worship service at 9 a.m.

Service: 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., St. Gerard Majella Church, 5354 Plank Road.

Sunday School: 9 a.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road. Bible study at 9:30 a.m.; service at 11 a.m. (225) 344-1743.

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

Sunday School: 9:45 a.m., New Sunlight Baptist Missionary Church, 1777 America St. Service at 11 a.m.

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

Women's Day: 10 a.m., St. Mark United Methodist Church, 6217 Glen Oaks Drive. The Rev. Tiffanie Postell, pastor of Newman United Methodist Church in Alexander, will speak on the theme "Women Glorifying God for his Grace, Mercy and Love."

Service: 10:30 a.m., Purpose Church, 124 N. Third St. purposechurch.com or @PurposeChurchLA.

Service: 10:30 a.m., Stevendale Baptist Church, 16545 Old Hammond Highway. Continental breakfast fellowship and Bible studies for all ages at 9 a.m.

Service: 10:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 12855 Old Hammond Highway.

Mission Ministry Service: 10:45 a.m., Star of Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1204 St. Joseph St.

Mission Ministry Celebration: 11 a.m., Mount Zion Baptist Church of Scotlandville, 1920 Progress Road. The Rev. Emily Stewart will speak on "The Fullness of Stewardship." Sunday School at 9:30 a.m.

Lena S. Johnson Scholarship: 11 a.m., New Sunlight Baptist Church, 1777 America St.

Service: 11 a.m., Greater King David Baptist Church of Baton Rouge, 222 Blount Road. greaterkingdavid.org, (225) 925-4077.

Pentecost Sunday: 11 a.m., Jordan United Methodist Church, 4619 Stearns St. 

Service: 11 a.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.

 

Communion Service: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St.

Mission Ministry Service: 11 a.m., Nazarene Baptist Church, 1707 Spanish Town Road.

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Bible Study: 6 p.m., Star of Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1204 St. Joseph St.

Bible Study: 7 p.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St.

Wednesday, Oct. 2

Bible Study: 11 a.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 7305 Harry Drive. (225) 927-4035.

Bible Study: 6 p.m., New Sunlight Missionary Baptist Church, 1777 America St. (225) 343-2575.

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Greater King David Baptist Church, 222 Blount Road. (225) 775-2343.

Hour of Power Praise & Worship: 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4555 Fairfields Ave.

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Mount Gillion Baptist Church, 346 E. Buchanan St.

Service: 7 p.m., Victory International Ministries, 10120 Florida Blvd.

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

Thursday, Oct. 3

Bible Study: 5:30 p.m., St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 1620 77th Ave. 

Bible Study: 7 p.m., Highest Praise Family Worship Center, 1965 Highland Road. (225) 733-4648.

Friday, Oct. 4

Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar & Celebration: 6 p.m., Greater Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 1414 Sora St. Sponsored by the ABW Sisterhood Ministry, the theme is "Sisters Seeking Wholeness." Survivors, churches, community organizations and friends are invited. Casual pink attire. Fellowship and refreshments. (225) 775-7372 or (225) 771-3798.

Saturday, Oct. 5

Conference: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., First Little Rock Missionary Baptist, 312 S. 17th St. The Sister's Keeper ministry is holding its 16th annual conference. Various speakers will address the theme: "Set Thine House in Order."

Sunday, Oct. 6

Holy Eucharist: 11 a.m., St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 1620 77th Ave.

Men and Women Day: 11 a.m., First Little Rock Missionary Baptist, 312 S. 17th St.

Lecture: 1 p.m., Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center. 10503 N. Hills Parkway. A free lecture on spiritual healing by Dr. Wolfram Arends, of Germany, and the Bruno Groening Circle of Friend.

Rosary Patch: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Our Lady of Mercy, 445 Marquette Ave. To celebrate Our Lady’s month in October, the Catholic Committee on Scouting is sponsoring the Joyful Mysteries Rosary Patch for all scouts and American Heritage girls. Registration required at info.ccosbr.net or call (225) 266-9001.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

Caregivers Presentation: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., St. Aloysius Catholic Church Library, 2025 Stuart Ave. Dana Territo, a leader in the church's Stephen Ministry, will give a presentation on “A Caregiver’s Journey.” Open to all caregivers, Territo will present ways to manage day-to-day caregiving tasks as well as giving tips and strategies for caregivers. Participants also will explore ways to make their caregiving roles a meaningful and loving experience, both for the caregiver and care recipient. Light refreshments will be served. 

Wednesday, Oct. 9

Meeting: 6 p.m., Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 9700 Scenic Highway. The East Baton Rouge Parish Women's Auxiliary will meet with a focus on "The Blessings of Divine Kinship."

Clinton

Wednesday, Oct. 2

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

Denham Springs

Thursday, Oct. 10

Taize-Prayer Services: 7 p.m., St. Francis Episcopal Church, 726 Maple St. Services follow a rhythm of music, scripture reading, prayer and silence to encourage meditative worship and peaceful, reflective prayer. stfrands.org.

Ethel

Sunday, Oct. 5

The Lord's Supper: 11 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. 

Holden

Sunday, Sept. 29

Church Anniversary: 10:30 a.m., Magnolia Baptist Church, 21445 La. 442. Dinner on the grounds will follow the service.

Plaquemine

Sunday, Sept. 29

Greater St. Mary Baptist Church Family & Friends Day: 11 a.m., Tony Gulotta Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park, 57845 Foundry St. Tailgating fellowship will follow the service. Free.

Patron Saint Celebration: 3 p.m., Greater Ebenezer Baptist Church, 58165 Barrow St. The Rev. Kirkland “Skully” Knight will preach. Dinner served after the service.

Ponchatoula

Sept. 27-29

Beginning Experience: Rosaryville, 39003 Rosaryville Road. A healing experience for those suffering the loss of a spouse through death or separation/divorce. Call, text or email Renell at (985) 290-7348 or renelld1@yahoo.com for more information. 

Prairieville

Oct. 7-31

Pumpkin Patch: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 6 p.m. Sundays, NewSong Church, 18465 Old Perkins Place Ave. Pumpkins and various gourds from the Navajo in northern New Mexico will be sold, along with jellies and salsas from the United Methodist Children’s Home. There is also a photo booth and other picture opportunities around the patch. Free hayrides are available on the weekends. Morning field trips for area schools include story time, hayrides, crafts, and pie-sized pumpkins. All proceeds go to church mission. Also, a free fall festival from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 2. 

Slaughter

Tuesday, Oct. 1

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

Oct. 3-5

Legacy Sale: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 3-4, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 5, 114 La. 19 (across from Dollar General). Linda Wicker Legacy Sale to benefit missionaries. Dishes, cooking and baking items, collectibles, Tupperware, household items, Avon collectibles, clothing, greeting cards, Christmas items and more. Many items brand new/unopened.

Tickfaw

Friday, Oct. 4

Gospel Concert: 6:30 p.m., Good News Fellowship Church, 13101 La. 442. W. Join host Mike Vaughn and Glynn Fendlason for a night of Southern Gospel Music. Four the King from McComb, Mississippi, along with Reggie Duncan will perform. Singing starts at 6:30 p.m., with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. Free concert, but a love offering will be received. Plate lunches, hot dogs, nachos and desserts will be sold. For more information, call (985) 974-0507 or mvmgoodnews.com.

Watson

Sunday, Sept. 29

Service: 10:15 a.m., Riverside Baptist Church, 36890 La. 16. Also, a 6 p.m. service. Bible study is at 9:15 a.m. riversidebc.com.   

Zachary

Sunday, Sept. 29

Service: 8 a.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson Pride Road. 

Service: 9 a.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A. 

Wednesday, Oct. 2

Bible Study: 6:30 p.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson Pride Road.