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Sis. Anie’s Accident Update

Please continue to pray for Sister Anie on her road to recovery. She has been discharged from the hospital and is being cared for by some loving church members.

Sis. Anie injured her neck  last Sunday. She has successfully undergone surgery and is joyful in spirit. We will keep you posted on her recovery.  Let's be in prayer!

Church Announcements

February 18, 2023

Let’s ‘CAN’ Hunger

Help those in need of food assistance by donating canned, unexpired food items. Collections bins are located in the Church Foyer and at the East and West entrances to the Sanctuary. Donations will be accepted until February 29, 2024.

Thank You New Guide Church Family For The Love You Share! 

Young People’s Department


To Our Senior Members:

We are seeking your input on what activities you envision for GNG’s Senior Citizen Ministry. Your input and suggestions are  valuable. Suggestion boxes have been placed at each entry of the church OR a suggestion form can be completed below..

Senior Citizens Feedback Form
Click here to view the Senior Citizens Feedback Form

Thank you for your participation.

Senior Citizen Ministry


UREC Academy

UREC Academy is sponsoring the Pre-Law Institute plus ACT Prep from February 20, 2024 through May 4, 2024 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the campus of Southern University.  To REGISTER, please sign-up at 

This program is open to all High School Students and it's FREE TO PARTICIPATE.

For more information, please contact Sister Lauri Patterson at (225) 284-5418.


February: Heart Health Month

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. 

The month of February is dedicated to raising awareness about heart disease and increasing knowledge about prevention. Educate yourself on the dangers of heart disease and get on track to better heart health. Go to for the ten commandments of a healthy heart.

Pick up information from the media racks, the vestibule, or go to

Health Care Ministry


Thank You Note

To Pastor Mark Thomas and the GNG Family:

Words cannot express all of the love shown to me and my family during the loss of our dear brother, Jimmy Stevens. Thank you all so very much for all the flowers, cards, calls, and many prayers. It is deeply appreciated. The love you have shown has given my family and I great comfort during this difficult time. Please continue to keep our family in your prayers. 

Sis. Bonita Malbrew


Prayer Request

Please keep Eric Murphy in prayers. He is undergoing a medical procedure Friday, Feb 23 2024.


Need Prayer?

Prayer Request Cards are located at all entrances near the sanctuary. 


New Members Orientation

 Welcome to all of our new members. New Members Orientation will begin March 3rd at 9:00 am in the Choir Room. We look forward to seeing you there.

New Members Ministry


Our Nursery Is Open 

The  Nursery is open this morning for 0-4 years of age. Look for the Lime Green Wall on the West hallway. 

Our Ushers can assist you.



The American Baptist Churches of the South (ABCOTS) is hosting its 54th Annual Session/Conference on April 30th-May 2nd.

Location: Richmond Marriott Hotel, Richmond, VA

Please obtain registration forms from the office and submit your forms to the office by Sunday, March 10th.

Complete details are posted on the bulletin boards.

Click here for more information



Lift Every Voice: An Ode to Black History and Taste Fest “African Americans and the Arts” 

Join us as we celebrate our history through literature, art, music, food, and fellowship.

When: Saturday, February 24, 2024 

Time: 11am - 2 pm

Where: GNG Life Center 3328 Adams Ave. B.R., LA 70802

We will be joined by Brandon Lewis of LSU Arts Museum, Heritage Choir, Southern University Gospel Choir, and more.

*An Art Exhibit will feature art from GNG’s young people and others. Also, a special exhibit of the Baton Rouge Bus Boycott led by Rev. Dr. T.J. Jemison of Mount Zion First Baptist Church -Baton Rouge*

You can support the Black History event by donating artwork or a food dish. Please contact Bro. Rice at the church office to make arrangements by Monday, February 19th  at 4:30 p.m.

Young People’s Department



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