Women share mission trip with children

Mary Grace Watwood wanted to go on a mission trip a year ago. She found Mustard Seed Communities, a home for abandoned and disabled children and children with HIV. This year she went back with her cousin, Kathryn Garner.
By Lisa Kaylor

Conference intends to help churches prepare for spiritual battles

On Thursday, four billboards will light up across the area depicting fighter planes in a thunderstorm, controlled by a glowing-eyed skeleton. It will implore those who see it to "Prepare for War."
By Lisa Kaylor

Marriage workshop will be held at the Kroc Center

Marriage expert Joe Beam will lead a maximum marriage workshop on Aug. 29 at the Kroc Center.

Steele: Call out, and God will toss you a lifeline

My efforts, regardless of their sincerity, were insufficient to bring about my deliverance. I was over my head and drowning, desperate for One to do for me what I could not do for myself. I cried out to the God of my salvation and He delivered me.
By the Rev. Kevin Steele

Vandalized church gets security cameras

The Metropolitan Community Church of Our Redeemer raised enough money through a Go Fund Me account to install security cameras after two incidents stemming from its support for gay marriage.
By Lisa Kaylor

Thankful Baptist Church to celebrate 175 years

On Sunday, the congregation will celebrate the church's anniversary on the same plot of land where its forefathers gathered in 1840.
By Lisa Kaylor

Christian singles look for ministries of their own

Tracey Landrum has been visiting churches looking for a group of single Christians to plug into, who want to socialize without going to out to bars.
By Lisa Kaylor

Visit to Paradise prompts thoughts on faith

Nothing much matters when wrapped in the handiwork of God's glorious display. I think that's the way God intended life to be.
By the Rev. Dan White

A Joyful Noise

Brian Free and Assurance will perform at 6 p.m. Aug. 30 at Grace Baptist Church, 4945 Hardy McManus Road.


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These stories are part of a monthly series on historic churches. To nominate a church, contact Lisa Kaylor at (706) 828-3884 or lisa.kaylor@augustachronicle.com.

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