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Saturday, Aug 10, 2013

A beginner's guide to DIY tech fixes

People mean well, but the less technologically inclined are prone to doing more harm than good when repairing devices. What's a beginner to do?
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, Aug 9, 2013

Senior Saint: Eliza L. Emory

Eliza L. Emory has worshipped under four pastors at New Hope Baptist Church of Harlem. All of them, she said, were her favorite.
By Kelly Jasper

Amen Corner: Love & The Outcome

Celebrate the end of summer with 88.3 WAFJ-FM’s End of Summer Celebration Concert with Love & the Outcome.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, Aug 2, 2013

Senior Saint: Judy Snyder, Trinity on the Hill UMC

The 80-year-old is a fixture of several behind-the-scenes ministries at the church where she has been a member for about 25 years.
By Kelly Jasper

Amen Corner: Food 2 Fight Hunger

Local organizations competed to collect the most canned food items and build the tallest food pyramid in the second annual Food 2 Fight Hunger.
By Kelly Jasper

Monday, July 29, 2013

New apps help Muslims observe holy month

New apps, such as MuslimPro , and digital Qurans and prayer time reminders such as iPray, are helping Muslims more faithfully observe Ramadan. The Muslim holy month began the evening of July 8 and ...
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, July 26, 2013

Senior Saint: Ethel Mitchell, of The Path Worship Center

Pastors preached and children listened. That's how it was as a girl growing up in a small church outside Lynchburg, Va., Ethel A. Mitchell, 90, said.
By Kelly Jasper

Amen Corner: Rachel's Vineyard

Kevin Burke, the co-founder of Rachel's Vineyard Ministries, leads the workshop Men, Couples, Families and Abortion.
By Kelly Jasper

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Lake levels boost worship attendance

For the first time in years, there's more than enough water at Thurmond Lake to keep the pulpit floating at Chapel Under the Pines.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, July 19, 2013

Senior Saints: Loulie Driggers

Sincere and steadfast -- to fellow members at Christ Church Presbyterian, those words describe Loulie Driggers.
By Kelly Jasper

Amen Corner: Fred Won't Move Out

Watch the movie 'Fred Won't Move Out,' followed by a discussion about Alzheimer's disease and independent living.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, July 12, 2013

Organization, expo minister to outdoors-loving crowd

Augusta Outdoor Ministries Inc. is not a church. The organization exists to share Christ's message and to promote outdoor recreation. This month, the group, an outgrowth of Warren Baptist Church, ...
By Kelly Jasper

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Cornhole is catching on in Augusta

"Cornhole has grown so much. It's wildly popular," said Katie Wells, who co-chairs a committee for the second annual Cornhole Challenge in Augusta next month. It's a fundraiser of the Augusta ...
By Kelly Jasper

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

New name, new sound for Harlem band

Christian Southern rock group The Remedy releases its first CD, a mash-up of soulful Southern rock and Christian praise, in Thomson on Sunday, July 7.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, June 28, 2013

Faith Digest

Abilene Baptist Church's "We Say Thank You" patriotic picnic and celebration is 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Evans Towne Center Park.
By Kelly Jasper

Amen Corner: A Message of Hope and Freedom

WHAT: Danny Wallace delivers "A Message of Hope and Freedom" at three services of New Life Church. WHEN: 9 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.
By Kelly Jasper

Husband, wife serve as dual pastors

This Sunday, the Revs. Jason Peterson and Andrea Windsor-Peterson will be installed as dual pastors of Advent Lutheran Church.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, June 21, 2013

Amen Corner: Fortune and Friends

WHAT: Grammy Award-winning gospel artist James Fortune headlines a special one-night performance. 
By Kelly Jasper

Church commits to 40 days of community ministry

From June 5 to July 14, The Hill Baptist Church has committed to 40 Days of Ministry, a series of daily service projects in Augusta.
By Kelly Jasper

Friday, June 14, 2013

Amen Corner: Happy Father's Day

Abilene Baptist Church has a new interactive project for worshippers this Sunday, Father’s Day.
By Kelly Jasper
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