Faith Digest

Gospel concert


High Road III sings during the 10:30 a.m. worship service of Grace Baptist Church in Evans on Sunday.

The gospel trio from Nashville also performs in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday. The performance is free, but an offering will be taken.

See or for more information.

OCC kickoff

Hundreds of children, families and volunteers from Aiken will fill 11,000 boxes for children overseas at a kick-off event for Operation Christmas Child.

The event is 10 to 11:30 a.m. today at Millbrook Baptist Church, 223 S. Aiken Blvd. SE. For more information, call (803) 649-5802 or visit

Experiencing God

Holy Trinity Anglican Church in North Augusta will offer the Bible study Experiencing God on Wednesdays beginning Sept. 26.

A complimentary supper is provided at 6 p.m., with prayer, praise and Bible study to follow. See for more information or call (803) 341-0075 to reserve a workbook.

Blessing animals

Church of the Holy Comforter holds its annual Blessing of the Animals at 10 a.m. Sept. 29 at 473 Furys Ferry Road, Martinez.

All creatures are welcome at the event, which goes on rain or shine. Free treats for animals and people will be available, along with free bandanas for dogs.

A special remembrance will be held for pets that have died.

“Dogs should be on leashes, cats in carrier, horses in harnesses and fish in bowls, etc.,” said the Rev. Cynthia Taylor, the pastor of the church.

For more information, call the church office at (706) 210-1133.

Capital campaign

St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church has announced plans for a capital fund drive to build a new worship space.

The Building Together in Faith Campaign, aims to raise $4.5 million to $9 million.

Learn more about the church, at 4921 Columbia Road, Grovetown, by calling (706) 863-4956 or see