Religion Bulletins for Saturday, July 20, 2013

Baton Rouge

Saturday

World Link of Churches & Ministries Inc. “Save Our Cities Now” Prayer Initiative: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., Louisiana State Capitol, North Third Street and State Capitol Drive. Participants will march from the Governor’s Mansion to the steps of the State Capitol Building.

Health Truck Round Up and expo: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Gloryland Baptist Church Glory Center, 6745 Greenwell Springs Road, featuring vision, hearing and BMI screenings for children, a scavenger hunt, fresh produce from the Red Stick Mobile Farmers Market and activities for children from BREC’s Mobile Recreation Unit until 11 a.m. followed by the expo inside the church with games, prizes, health screenings, health vendors, health education, cooking classes, “Ask the Doctor” sessions and a live gospel tent.

Tailgating for Jesus: 10 a.m., Greater Beach Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5352 Ford St., with games.

Fall Registration for the St. John Bible Institute: 10 a.m. to noon., St. John Baptist Church, 820 New Rafe Meyer Road. saintjohnbc.org

Summer Revival: 7 p.m., Greater Mount Canaan Baptist Church, 5820 Evangeline St., with the Rev. Errol Dominque as guest evangelist.

All Male Chorus 27th anniversary: 7 p.m. New Light Baptist Church, 650 Blount Road.

Saturday-Sunday

vacation Bible school: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Maranatha Fellowship, 1433 Sharp Lane. Colossal Coaster World includes dinner on Saturday night and VBS Blowout Bash on Sunday with games, food, inflatables, and a snoball stand.

Sunday

Living Joyfully — Divinely Inspired & Living a Creative, Inspired Life: 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Unity Church of Christianity, 15255 Jefferson Highway, featuring Jack Fowler in the morning service and an afternoon concert/workshop.

Homecoming/Family and Friends Day: 11 a.m., Greater Beach Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5352 Ford St., with the Rev. T.J. Robinson, of Texarkana, Texas, as guest speaker.

Holy Communion Service: 11 a.m., New Salem Missionary Baptist Church, 318 Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive.

Women Day Program: 2 p.m., New Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, 146 Banks St., with the Rev. Emma Woods as guest speaker.

Waging Peace Resources: 3 p.m., Broadmoor United Methodist Church, 10230 Mollylea Drive, a training session sponsored by the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge. The resources are based on Robert Kyr’s music featuring Baton Rouge’s lyrics.

Sunday-Wednesday

Vacation Bible School: 5:30 p.m., Broadmoor Presbyterian Church, 9340 Florida Blvd. Son West Roundup, A Rip-Roaring Good Time with Jesus, in the church’s Activities Building, is open to all ages and begins each evening with dinner followed by classes. $10 for all four nights. (225) 924-4271.

Monday-Friday

Vacation Bible SchoolS:

  • 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Faith Presbyterian Church, 12855 Old Hammond Highway. Let It Shine! will start each evening with dinner, followed by lessons on light, the sun and solar power. Each child will also get a free T-shirt. Visit faithpcbr.org or call (225) 275-7393.
  • 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1915 Fairchild St., held in partnership with Agape Baptist Church.

Wednesday

Summer Sounds: 7 p.m., Saint James Episcopal Church, 205 N. Fourth St., a series of weekly concerts in July. This Wednesday’s concert features baritone Stephen Rushing. A reception will follow. Cost is $10. College students admitted free with valid ID.

Wednesday-Thursday

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

Wednesday-Friday

Revival: 7 p.m., Liberty Chapel Baptist Church, 720 South Blvd.

Thursday

Married Couples Seminar: 6 p.m., Camphor Memorial United Methodist Church, 8742 Scenic Highway, with Deacon Kermit and Artie Taylor facilitating and including dinner. Make reservations by Tuesday. Email pastorconrad@cox.net .

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

Thursday-July 28

International fellowship of faith churches and ministries convocation 2013: 7 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday and July 27 and 10 a.m. July 28, Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center, 201 Lafayette St., with founders David and Jackie Harewood as hosts. $95 includes all services, classes and dinner on Saturday. (225) 356-1655.

July 27

Back-to-School Giveaway: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Jubilee Christian Center, 14595 Florida Blvd. jubileechurch-br.com

Covington

Sunday

Third Sunday Summer Concerts: 5 p.m., Christwood Retirement Community, 100 Christwood Blvd. This month’s concert will feature Encore!, a trio with Denise Bayraktar, soprano; Kyle Jones, tenor; and Kristin Albarado, pianist.

Dorseyville

Sunday

145th Church Anniversary: 11:30 a.m., St. John the Baptist Church, 31925 Lacroix Road, with the Rev. Moses Gordon III, of New Orleans, as speaker.

Gonzales

Saturday

Strut Your Stuff Delivered To Deliver 2013: 9:45 a.m., Clarion Inn and Conference Center, 1500 E. Brittany Highway, with Crystal Villalobos Lewis and Rachelle Hitt Bilbo leading in the morning and Trudy Hurley during the luncheon at 12:45 p.m.

Independence

Sunday

Crusader’s Ministries Worship Service: 6 p.m., Old Zion Hill Baptist Church, 25890 La. 442. Crusader’s Ministries, of Magnolia, Ark., is a full-time evangelistic ministry that started in 1988.

Kenner

Preregistering

Vacation Bible School: 5 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. July 29 through Aug. 2, Kenner First/El Mesias United Methodist Church, 1000 Clay St. Everywhere Fun Fair: Where God’s World Comes Together is open to students in kindergarten through sixth grade and will include a light dinner nightly, Bible activities, music, science information, crafts, hands-on mission work and global games. (504) 469-4796. 2013.cokesburyvbs.com/kennerelmesias

Livingston

July 27

Backpack Giveaway: 11 a.m., Satsuma Baptist Church, 29880 S. Satsuma Road, with 100 backpacks for children plus jambalaya, snocones, cotton candy, games and door prizes. (225) 686-2563.

Marrero

Saturday

Monthly Healing and Deliverance Service: 11 a.m., Greater Faith Christian Church, 619 Barataria Blvd., with Darron Brown, of Abita Springs, as guest speaker.

Metairie

Thursday

NEXT Level Church Planting Luncheon: noon, Celebration Church-Airline Campus, 2001 Airline Drive, a free luncheon meeting for church planters and pastors. (504) 248-0688.

New Orleans

Saturday-Sunday

Pastor’s 29th Anniversary and musical gala: 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday, Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church No. II, 2601 Jackson Ave., in honor of the Rev. Sam J. Johnson with the musical gala on Saturday and anniversary service on Sunday.

Plaquemine

Sunday

Family and Friends Day: 8:30 a.m., Second Baptist Church, 24830 Railroad Ave., with the Rev. Tracey Hawkins, of Batchelor, as speaker.

Thursday-Friday

boys to men youth really: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park, 57845 Foundry St., sponsored by One Way To Live Ministry and featuring the Rev. Gregory Andrews. The rally includes food, beverages, prizes and giveaways and such entertainment as praise teams, Gospel rap and spiritual dance. Topics to be covered include peer pressure, self-pride and self-worth.

Slaughter

Sunday

Lord Supper: 11:30 a.m., St. James Missionary Baptist Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane.

Wilson

Saturday

Vacation Bible school: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Second Baptist Church, 9515 La. 19. The Jesus Family Reunion is for preschool children through adults and includes crafts, games, food and Bible training. Call (225) 719-2329 for transportation.

Zachary

Sunday

123rd Church Anniversary: 2:30 p.m., The Greater Oak Grove Baptist Church, 23595 Plank Road, with the Rev. Nathaniel Thomas and the Greater New Hope Baptist Church of Zachary as guests.

144th anniversary: 3 p.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 John Vaughn Creek Road, with the Rev. Donald Turner as guest speaker.

Monday

Mondays for the Master: 7 p.m., First Baptist Church of Zachary, 4200 Main St., Zachary, with the Philip Robertson, of Deville, as this week’s speaker. Childcare will be provided for birth to age 4. (225) 654-2755.

Monday-Wednesday

Community Revival: 7: p.m., Strangers Home Baptist Church, 8525 Lemon Road, held with Greater Oak Grove Baptist and Little Ezion Baptist churches.

Wednesday-Friday

Vacation Bible School: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson-Pride Road.

revival: 7 p.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 John Vaughn Creek Road, with Bishop Otis Collins as guest.

July 27

Back-to-School Jamboree: 10:30 a.m., Oak Grove Christian Center, 8755 Port Hudson-Pride Road, with a space walk, picnic and free school supplies.