Religion Bulletins for May 31, 2014

Addis

Sunday

Dallas Holm in Concert: 6 p.m., The River Ministries International, 7615 La. 1 South. (225) 907-4664. riverup.org.

Baker

Tuesday

Community Bible Study: 10 a.m., Rock Zion Baptists Church, 1768 Alabama St. Pastor Michael A. Otkins Sr. will facilitate. Call (225) 328-7708.

Baton Rouge

Saturday

concert: 7 p.m. Stevendale Baptist Church, 16545 Old Hammond Highway. The Proclaimers Quartet will be in concert. A love offering will be taken.

Sunday

Holy Communion Service: 7 a.m., Israelite Baptist Church, 1841 Thomas H. Delpit Drive. (225) 344-3553 or israelitebc.net.

Revival: 9 a.m., Greater Divine Missionary Baptist Church, 6045 Hooper Road. Pastor Ronald T. Williams of Mount Carmel Baptist Church will speak.

Worship services: 9 a.m., Mount Moriah Family Baptist Church, 15366 Old Hammond Highway.

Lord Supper Worship: 9 a.m., Ravens All Faith Church, 1913 North St. (225) 571-1179.

Worship Services: 9-11 a.m., The New Christland Baptist Church, 5685 Robertson St. (225) 235-5207.

Pastor Installation Ceremony: 10:30 a.m., Sherwood Baptist Church, 1180 S. Flannery Road. Ceremony for the Rev. Craig Nelms, of Denham Springs, led by the Rev. Tommy Middleton, executive director of the Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge, and the Rev. Jeff Ginn, senior pastor of Istrouma Baptist Church. sherwoodbc.org.

musical program: 5 p.m., Scotlandville Magnet High School, 9870 Scotland Ave. Performance of “Solidarity With The Saviour Through His Works.” Tickets are $10.

Gospel Saturday: 6 p.m., ACTS Outreach Ministries, 6892 Hooper Road. The event will include gospel music and food. (225) 246-0374.

Family & Friends ’14: 6 p.m., Higher Ground Outreach Church, 3730 N. Sherwood Forest Drive. The largest family will be honored, and the first 100 people will get a free snowball.

Monday

Summer Bible Camp: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Higher Ground Outreach Church, 3730 N. Sherwood Forest Drive. The camp is for children ages 4-12, and will run Monday through Friday, June 2 to Aug. 1. Registration is $45 and includes camp shirt. Cost is $70 per week. Breakfast, lunch and snack will be served daily. Field trips on Fridays. (225) 273-6115.

Vacation Bible School: 5-7 p.m., Berean Seventh-Day Adventist Worship Center, 4555 Fairfields Ave. The program for children ages 3 to 12 is themed “Investigation Station: Galactic Quest-Kids Investigating God’s Word.” The closing program will be at 5 p.m. June 6. Refreshments will be served each day. Registration is free. Call (225) 355-4046.

Tuesday

Summer Enrichment Program: 8 a.m., Gloryland Baptist Church, 2575 Michelli Drive. The program run June 3 through July 25, and will include reading, cultural and social enrichment activities, music, library visits and field trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack will be provided daily and after-care is available. For children in pre-K through middle school. Registration is $60 and includes a shirt. Special rates are available for parents enrolling two or more children. (225) 356-0577.

Friday

Pastoral Testimonial Banquet: 7 p.m., New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1627 Thomas H Delpit Drive. Banquet honoring the Rev. Van Smith Jr. for 29 years of service along with first lady Leola R. Smith. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Richard Rayborn Jr., pastor of Christian Assembly Full Gospel Church in Gonzales and Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church of White Castle. The Rev. Earnest Scott, pastor of Hartzell-Mount Zion United Methodist Church of Slidell, will serve as toastmaster. Special music will be provided by NJBC Music Ministry, St. Paul Catholic Church Trio and IPC Ensemble. (225) 687-6618.

Hurricane Season Mass: 7 p.m., St. Joseph Cathedral, 412 North St. A special Mass will be said to pray for God’s mercy during the hurricane season. Call (225) 387-5928.

Saturday, June 7

Worship service: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Elevate Church of Baton Rouge (Miracle Place Church-Central), 9466 Greenwell Springs Road. “So I Am” worship service.

VBS training session: 10 a.m., The Women of McKowen Baptist Church, 1255 Louise St. Session to teach Bible school instructors how to plan and prepare lessons, tips for recruiting, training, budgeting and safety considerations and ways to teach the program for every age level.

Chronic Illness Support Group: 11 a.m. to noon, St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 12663 Perkins Road. HopeKeepers of Baton Rouge is a nondenominational support group for anyone affected by chronic pain or illness, mental or physical. (225) 337-1633.

Sunday, June 8

Youth Service: 7 a.m., Little Rising Sun Baptist Church, 1275 S. 16th St. Speaker will be the Rev. Emma Woods.

Revival: 9 a.m., Greater Divine Missionary Baptist Church, 6045 Hooper Road. Guest speaker will be Pastor Ronald T. Williams, of Mount Carmel Baptist Church.

Worship services: 9 a.m., Mount Moriah Family Baptist Church, 15366 Old Hammond Highway.

Worship Services: 9-11 a.m., The New Christland Baptist Church, 5685 Robertson St. (225) 235-5207.

Monday, June 9

Vacation Bible School: 6-7:30 p.m., Jubilee Christian Center, 14595 Florida Blvd. The school, for children ages 5 to 17, will run until June 13. Registration is required. (225) 272-4545. jubileechurch-br.com.

Denham Springs

Friday & Saturday

Fish Fry & Garage Sale: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 865 Hatchell Lane. CommUnity Hands of Livingston Parish will hold a fish fry from 5-7 p.m. Friday. Cost is $7 per plate. A garage sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. to noon on Saturday under the Parish Pavilion. (225) 937-1225.

Greenwell Springs

Monday, June 9

Vacation bible school: 9 a.m. to noon, Fellowship Baptist Church of Central, 14512 Greenwell Springs Road. (225) 261-8903. fbcofcentral.org.

Lafayette

Friday, June 13

SWLA Presents: 6 p.m., Clifton Chenier Center, 220 W. Willow St. A play in celebration of Juneteenth.

Saturday, June 14

Bag Mat Ministry: 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. Mats4Homeless@gmail.com.

VBS Volunteer Registration: 9 p.m., Asbury United Methodist Church, 101 Live Oak Drive. Sign up to volunteer with Asbury for Weird Animals VBS 2014.

Morganza

Sunday, June 8

Pastor’s appreciation service: 2 p.m., Little Rock Baptist Church, La. 1. Thirteenth year appreciation service for Pastor Willie O. Richard Jr.

Slaughter

Sunday, June 8

Pastoral Appreciation Service: 3 p.m., St. James Church, 10151 Noel Thomas Lane. Service honoring Pastor Elder Christopher Huddleston and first lady Eleanor Huddleston for eight years of service. (225) 683-8228.

St. Francisville

Sunday

Tribute to Sally James: 2 p.m., Sherobee Baptist Church, 10064 Jones Vaughn Creek Road. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Linda Ward.

Monday, June 9

Vacation Bible School: 6-8 p.m., Magnolia Full Gospel Baptist Church, 7910 U.S 61 N. The theme is “The Jesus Connection — What a Friend.”