• POWER OF GOD REVIVAL: 2 p.m., Amite High School, 403 S. Laurel St. Services will include dynamic praise and worship and a life-changing time of prayer. (985)222-0319.



  • ANNUAL WOMEN’S DAY PROGRAM: 9 a.m., Evening Star Baptist Church, 16301 Al Sanford Road. Minister Dytra Carter-Cooper, of Little Rock Baptist Church in Slaughter, will speak.

Saturday, June 11

  • HEALTH FAIR: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shady Grove First Missionary Baptist Church, 16443 Plank Road. There will be free eye exams, cholesterol and glucose testing, STD testing, blood pressure checks, a blood drive and more. There will also be activities for youngsters, including DARE officers, bookmobile, free kids ID badges and fingerprinting. Home Depot will do woodworking with the children. A light lunch will be served. (225) 778-0922;



  • PILGRIM - DINNER THEATER FUNDRAISER: 6 p.m., Foster Road Baptist Church, 11333 Foster Road. Enjoy a homemade meal and live theater, the epic journey of Christians retold from a modern day point of view. Tickets at


  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 7 a.m., New Saint Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd.
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL: 8 a.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive. Worship service will immediately follow.
  • FILL-A-PEW PROGRAM: 8:15 a.m., Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1901 Missouri St.
  • FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY PRAISE AND WORSHIP: 8:30 a.m., First Unity Church, 6262 McClelland Drive.
  • FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY: 9 a.m., Gethsemane Baptist Church, 1101 Charles T. Smith Drive. Special guests will be the Rev. Steven Beckham and the Church of Life Fellowship Baptist Church.
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL: 10 a.m., Power in the Word World Ministries, 2618 Wooddale Blvd., on Camelot College campus. Church service follows at 11 a.m.
  • MEN’S & WOMEN’S PROGRAM: 11 a.m., Sweet Home Baptist Church, 343 W. Buchanan St. The Rev. Lefete Tucker, pastor of Macedonia and Mount Calvary Baptist Churches of Independence, will speak. (225) 343-0322.
  • BROTHERHOOD MINISTRY: 11 a.m., Promise Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. The Male Chorus will provide the music.
  • GRADUATION & STUDENT RECOGNITION PROGRAM: 6 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Mayer Road. Dr. Rosie McGhee, of Living Faith Christian Center, will speak.
  • MISSION MINISTRY PROGRAM: 10 a.m., Greater Mount Gideon Baptist Church, 205 Alice St. The Rev. Emma Woods will speak.
  • PUBLIC GROUP READING WITH STACY HILTON: 3 p.m., Indigo Spiritual Center, 609 Jefferson Highway. Hilton will randomly choose individuals and connect them to their deceased loved ones. Cost is $30 per person.


  • SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMP ONSITE REGISTRATION: 9 a.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Mayer Road. Camp will be held June 6 through July 15 for ages 5-12. Download the application online. Cost for the camp is $60 per week, plus a nonrefundable $35 registration fee. (225) 775-0268.


  • LOVE HOPE COMPASSION FELLOWSHIP -MISSIONS MINISTRY: 10 a.m., First Unity Church A FGBC, 6262 McClelland Drive. Activities include knitting, quilting, crocheting, sewing projects to donate to those in need, as well as weekly nursing home visits. (225) 355-6615.
  • PRAYER MEETING & BIBLE CLASS: 6 p.m., New St. Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd.
  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 6 p.m., In His Hands Baptist Church, 8767 Gov. Claiborne Drive. (225) 810-3841.


  • SOUTHERN GOSPEL CONCERT: 7 p.m., Stevendale Baptist Church, 16545 Old Hammond Highway. The Mark Trammell Quartet, of Gadsden, Alabama, will perform. No tickets necessary. A love offering opportunity will be taken.

Saturday, June 4

  • PRAYER BREAKFAST: 9 a.m., Gordon Feltus Lazard Church Of God In Christ Fellowship Hall, 8930 Plank Road. Missionary Wardine Gordon will speak at the church’s first prayer breakfast.
  • BACK-TO-WORSHIP TOUR WITH CHARLES BILLINGSLEY: 7 p.m., Florida Boulevard Baptist Church, 10915 Florida Blvd. Tickets are available through the church office and online. Admission $15 day of concert. or

Sunday, June 5

  • HOLY COMMUNION: 5:30 p.m., New St. Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd. Held on the first Sunday of each month.
  • GOSPEL CONCERT: 6 p.m., Promise Land Baptist Church, 7234 Plank Road. Baton Rouge’s own the Rev. Perry Wright and the Legendary Lighthouse Gospel Singers, after 68 years present their first national recording release. For more information, contact the Rev. Gerard A. Robinson Sr. at (225) 773-4545.

Monday, June 6

  • SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM: 8 a.m., Gloryland Baptist Church, 6745 Greenwell Springs Road. Registration is open for the church’s Educational Resource Center, which will conduct the program with certified teachers and staff for students in pre-K through middle school. The program will include reading, math, cultural and social enrichment activities, music, character building, weekly library visits and Friday field trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack provided. For information, call the office at (225) 356-0577 or online at

Thursday, June 9

  • GRIEF SHARE: 6 p.m., First Baptist Church of Baton Rouge, Grief Recovery Center, 4939 Jamestown Ave. A 13-week support/seminar program, open to anyone who has experienced loss through the death of someone close. $15 registration fee includes materials. (225) 768-8863.

Saturday, June 11

  • AFTERNOON VBS & FAMILY PICNIC: 2 p.m., Cross of Glory Lutheran Church, 5500 Stumberg Lane. Children from preschool through fifth grade are invited to join in for an afternoon of Olympic-themed fun including games, crafts, music and Bible stories. At 5 p.m., the whole family is invited to a cookout dinner. Register online at or call (225)752-5503.



  • FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY: 2 p.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. The Rev. Perry Wright, of Promise Land Baptist Church, will speak. (225) 683-8119.

Sunday, June 5

  • THE LORD’S SUPPER: 11 a.m., Beachum Grove Baptist Church, 8877 Battle Road. (225) 683-8119.



  • WOMEN’S MISSIONARY SOCIETY SERVICE: 8 a.m., Trinity AME Church, 1420 S. Darla Ave. Minister Jessica P. Geason will speak.
  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 10:30 a.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 10438 Boudreaux Road.


  • “WORKING THE WORD’ BIBLE STUDY: 7 p.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 10438 Boudreaux Road. Weekly Bible study.
  • WOMEN’S MISSIONARY SOCIETY SERVICE: 8 p.m., Trinity AME Church, 1420 S. Darla Ave. Minister Jessica P. Geason will speak.


  • CEMETERY IDENTIFICATION: The Little Rock Baptist Church, 7191 La. 1, is asking family members to help identify grave sites that are unmarked in the church cemetery. If you have information, call (225) 694-3772 or email



  • FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY WORSHIP: 9 a.m., Magnolia Full Gospel Baptist Church, 7910 U.S. 61. Pastor Joe W. Pickett, of Zion Hill No. 1 and Union Baptist Churches, will speak. (225) 635-5422.



  • SIX-YEAR ANNIVERSARY: 11 a.m., New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 La. 412 E. The Rev. Henry Frazierb, of Oak Grove Baptist Church, will speak.


  • FOURTH DISTRICT USHER’S MINISTRY BIMONTHLY MEETING: 2 p.m., New Hope Baptist Church, 1405 La. 409.



  • SOUTHERN GOSPEL MUSIC: 6:30 p.m., Good News Fellowship Church, 13101 La. 442 W. A lively night of Southern Gospel music with Mike Vaughn and Glynn Fendlason and special guest artist Donna Spence, Fendlason’s saxophone playing sister from Pascagoula, Mississippi.



  • GARAGE SALE: 7 a.m., Sandy Creek Baptist Church gym, 22834 Liberty Road.


  • WORSHIP SERVICE: 9 a.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A. (225) 654-1000.
  • FIFTH SUNDAY SINGING: 5 p.m., Sandy Creek Baptist Church, 22834 Liberty Road.


  • BACK-TO-THE-BIBLE STUDY HOUR: 7:30 p.m., Open Door Fellowship Life Center, 4415 Ave. A.