Religion Bulletins for Saturday, June 1, 2013

Baker

June 8

Health Fair: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shady Grove First Missionary Baptist Church, 16443 Plank Road, with free eye exams, hearing exams, cholesterol and glucose testing, STD and hepatitis testing and children’s activities.

Baton Rouge

Sunday

Holy Communion: 7 a.m., Israelite Baptist Church, 1841 Thomas H Delpit Drive.

Men and Women Day: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St., with the Rev. Emma Woods, Herman Langley and Annie May Holmes as speakers.

Greater Emmanuel Christian Center’s FIRST SERVICE: 9:45 a.m., Jordan Stone Baptist Church, 8523 Thelma St., led by the Rev. Chris And Karen Neal.

”God Is Worthy of Our Praise”: 5 p.m., Scotlandville Magnet High School, 9870 Scotland Ave. This musical presented by the Fourth District Missionary Baptist Association Choir will open the annual Fourth District Congress of Christian Education. $5.

Communion Service: 5:30 p.m., New St. Luke Baptist Church, 538 South Blvd.

St. John Bible Institute Deacon Recognition Program: 6 p.m., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Meyer Road.

Monday

Free Inro to Computers: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Mirror of Grace Outreach, 921 N. Lobdell Blvd., Suite E. Preregistration required. (225) 300-4528.

Monday-Wednesday

Revival: 7 p.m., Greater Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 3155 Victoria Drive, with the Rev. Isadore Edwards Jr., of Fort Worth, Texas, as guest speaker.

Monday-June 8

Investigation Station — the Genesis Factor: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Berean Seventh-Day Adventist Worship Center, 4555 Fairfields Ave., a Vacation Bible school open to ages 3 to 12 with a closing program on June 8

Wednesday-Friday

LIFT Conference: 6:30 p.m., Belfair Baptist Church, 4444 Fairfields Ave., with the Rev. Averri LeMalle, of Pineville, speaking on Wednesday; the Rev. Tommy Middleton, of Baton Rouge, on Thursday; and the Rev. Gilbert Washington, pastor of churches in Houma and New Orleans, on Friday. The Rev. Stanley Bennett, of Shreveport, will lecture nightly.

Friday

Musical: 7 p.m., Resurrection Life Family Ministries, 722 N. Carrollton Ave., open to choirs and praise teams from other churches. Sign up by Monday. (225) 925-8233.

June 8

ENLARGE My Territory seminar: 9:30am to 11:30am., East Baton Rouge Parish Scottlandville Branch Library, 7373 Scenic Highway, presented by Cross & Heart Christian Center and Ginger Lond Ministries with London leading. Registration required. (225) 603-7122. http://www.gingerlondon.com.

Preregistering

Vacation Bible School: 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 10-14, St. John’s United Methodist Church, 9375 Highland Road, with an Athens marketplace theme, Bible-time games and food for children ages 4 through just completed fifth grade. (225) 766-4594. http://www.stjohnsbr.com.

Blanks

Sunday

Pac a Pew service: 2 p.m., New Sunlight Baptist Church, 4312 La. 81 N., with the Rev. Marshall Hall as guest speaker.

Brusly

Saturday

End of School Carnival: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Union Baptist Church, 743 Gwin St., with food, games and rides.

Hammond

Sunday

Children in Action Registration: 5 p.m., Crossroads Church, 1006 N. Oak St., the launch of a new children’s missions program for students who will be in kindergarten through the sixth-grade in the fall. Email tarahudgins@hotmail.com.

June 8

Variety Musical Show: 6:30 p.m., Reimer’s Memorial Auditorium, 305 E. Charles St., Hammond, with donations going to First Christian Church. Performers include Jerry Fruge, Gary Tislis, John Duczer, Rodney Thibodeaux, Terry Bankston and the house band singers, The Old Guys.

Lafayette

June 8

Bag Mat Ministry workshop: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church, 518 Roselawn Blvd. Learn to make sleeping mats for the homeless from recycled plastic shopping bags. Email Mats4Homeless@gmail.com.

Plaquemine

Saturday

Fashion Show Party: 3 p.m., Plymouth Rock Baptist Church, 58830 Iron Farm Road, a community outreach event.

Sunday

111th Church Anniversary: 9 a.m., Second Baptist Church, 24830 Railroad Ave., with the Rev. Willie B. Page Jr., of Brusly, as guest speaker.

Ponchatoula

Friday

Empowering Women Series — “The Power of Stories”: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosaryville Road, with Mari Ann Callais leading. $59 per person or $49 per person for group of 10 or more. Registration will include coffee, tea, lunch and a journal. The registration deadline is Monday. (225) 294-5039.

Prairieville

Saturday

NU-Bridge Contemporary Christian Band concert: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Graceworks Church, 16131 La. 44.

Friday

Destiny’s Woman Ministry monthly meeting: 7 p.m., Praise Church, 36452 C Braud Road, a dinner gathering for women and teenage girls. Speakers include Eli Osorio, of Acapulco, Mexico, who has spent three years ministering to young girls in Malaysia, and Jeannie Coxie. Child care available. (225) 673-9855.

Slaughter

Saturday

FOURTH DISTRICT BAPTIST USHERS MINISTRY BIMONTHLY MEETING: 2 p.m. New Hope Baptist Church, 1405 La. 409.

Tuesday

Rance Allen Live: 7 p.m., Greater Philadelphia Baptist Church, 24497 Cook Road, with preaching and singing. The event is free, but call (225) 658-7452 for VIP seating.

Slidell

June 8

Slidell Christian Singles Open Dance: 8 p.m. to midnight, St. Luke’s Family Center, 910 Cross Gates Blvd., with music by Jake & the Nifty 50s. Attire is dressy casual. $15 includes setups, snacks and door prizes.

St. Francisville

Sunday

Pastor’s Third Anniversary: 3 p.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 Jones Vaughn Creek Road, with the Rev. Milton Coats and Magnolia Full Gospel Baptist Church as guests.

Tickfaw

Friday

Mike Vaugh Ministries June concert: 7 p.m., Good News Fellowship Church, 13101 La. 442 W., with Glynn Fendlason as guest. Doors open at 6 p.m. A concession stand will sell plate meals, nachos and hot dogs. Bring a canned good or other nonperishable item for the food pantry.