Selfie Girls
Community Outreach Feeding the Homeless

Wilderness Camp In New Orleans help boys become men

Arthur Groce, front, and Larry Campbell and the Rev. Emanuel Smith, Jr., pastor of Israelite Baptist Church in New Orleans, view pictures of participants at The Wilderness Camp, founded 11 years ago by Smith.  Read More

"Week In The Wilderness"
At-Rick Boys "Week In the Wilderness" To Escape Crime
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Pastor Emanuel Smith
First Lady Diana Smith

Make Me an Instrument 
"Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy."
St. Francis of Assisi


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God Bless!

Morning Scripture
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace - Isaiah 9:6

Israelites Baptist Church     2100 Martin L. King Blvd  •  New Orleans, LA 70113  •  (504) 523-3591