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COMMUNITY PURIM CARNIVAL: 12:30-2:30 p.m. March 4, Augusta Jewish Community Center; lunch free to members, $5 guests, noon to 1 p.m.; tickets four for $1, 22 for $5, two free tickets to all in costume; moon walk, face painting, jail, bean bag, games, prizes; Augusta Jewish Community Sunday School Choir sings at 11:30 a.m.

THE GREAT WESLEY CHASE: 5K run/walk and fun run March 10, Wesley United Methodist; proceeds go to the youth mission project; registration 8 a.m., 5K race 8:30 a.m., kids half-mile 9:45 a.m.; registration and race start/finish at Wesley United Methodist; adult registration $25, striders/student/military $17, kids half-mile $12; Patty Gilbert,

COVENANT CONCERT SERIES: 6:30 p.m. Covenant Presbyterian, 3131 Walton Way; Clara Park on March 23; Augusta Men’s Chorus on May 4; (706) 733-0513,

EBENEZER SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST: Community Guest Day 11 a.m. March 3, Alex Todd; Youth Day “Sold Out” 11 a.m. March 31, Brennan Francois

LIGHTHOUSE TABERNACLE: Chosen and Your Hope in concert 7 p.m. March 3

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel singing 7 p.m. March 3, Calvary’s Call and Riverside

NEW LIFE IN CHRIST MINISTRIES: Revival 7 p.m. March 3, Dorothy Jett

BROWN GROVE BAPTIST: Services in new sanctuary, 202 Old Augusta Road, 9:45 a.m. March 4; dedication program 2:30 p.m. March 18, the Rev. Clyde Hill

NORTH AUGUSTA SOUTHERN METHODIST: Gloryland Singers in concert 11 a.m. March 4

POPULAR SPRINGS BAPTIST: Deacons, Trustees and MDTW Fellowship Program 2 p.m. March 4, the Rev. Larry Sims

MOUNT CARMEL BAPTIST: Men and Women Day program 3 p.m. March 4, John W. Harmon

NEW DESTINY TRIUMPH MINISTRIES: Ordination Service for Jarrell Goodloe 3 p.m. March 4

ROCKSVILLE BAPTIST: Introductory sermon for Vanessa Merriweather Sapp 3 p.m. March 4

ST. LUKE UNITED METHODIST: Benefit concert March 4; Eryn Eubanks & The Family Fold 4 p.m.; Davis, Wilson & Hill 5:30 p.m.; Karen Gorden & Friends 7 p.m.; $15 advance, $20 at door; tickets at Broadway Bait and Tackle; Crums on Central; Midtown Market; and Salon 606; food available; (706) 833-3967

FIRST BAPTIST OF AUGUSTA: Stetson University Choir Concert 7 p.m. March 5; free; God’s Blueprint for Your Marriage dinner 6 p.m. March 9, Session 1 7-9 p.m. March 9, Dr. Greg and Priscilla Hunt, continental breakfast 8:30 a.m. March 10, Session 2 9 a.m. to noon March 10, $25 per couple; Grief Ministry Workshop 4-5:30 p.m. March 4, 11, 18, 25, Dr. Rodger Murchison

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Annual spring revival 7 p.m. March 5-7, the Rev. Chavous Boyd; church anniversary 2 p.m. March 11, the Rev. Coy Henderson; youth Easter program 9:45 a.m. April 8; choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. April 15; mission anniversary 9:45 a.m. April 22; Family and Friends Day 9:45 a.m. April 29

BOTTSFORD SPRING MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7:30 p.m. March 5-9, the Rev. Bobby Williams Jr.

BIBLE FELLOWSHIP: Dusty Aleman, the Singing Cowboy from Oklahoma, in concert 6:30 p.m. March 6

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Night of Fellowship 7 p.m. March 6, Dr. Melvin Ivey

SECOND HOPEFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. March 6-8, the Rev. Howard Harden; choir anniversary 2 p.m. March 11

MIDLAND VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE: Biker Church (sponsored by the Spirit Motorcycle Ministry) Eddie B of Conviction for Christ Ministry in concert 7 p.m. March 9; Biker Church 7 p.m. second Fridays; (706) 373-1380

HISTORIC FIRST EBENEZER BAPTIST: Men’s program 8 a.m. March 10; breakfast

THE QUEST: Second annual Spring Vendor Showcase 10 a.m.-3 p.m. March 10; free admission; kids activities, food, raffles, Easter bunny; $5 picture with Easter bunny

ST. LUKE BAPTIST: Women on the Move for Christ Prayer Brunch 10:30 a.m. March 10, Peggy Zellars; free; Cender Walton (706) 825-4060

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Fate of Young Man panel discussion to address the problems and consequences of our community, 10 a.m. March 10; Judge Doug Flanagan, Juvenile Court; Sgt. Daryl Woodson, Life in Prison; Officer John Williams, Gangs

WATER BRANCH BAPTIST: Senior Citizens’ Day 11 a.m. March 11

MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Celebration for the new sanctuary 2:30 p.m. March 11, Larry Carter; marching from old location, 1458 Swanee Quintet Blvd., to new location, 2127 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 1:30 p.m.

ELIM BAPTIST: 7 p.m. March 12-14, Father – March 12, Herman Bing; Son – March 13, Maurice S. Porter; Holy Spirit – March 14, Martris Mims

GREEN GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Lessel Leonard Spring Institute 7 p.m. March 12-14, the Rev. Fredrick Favors

MCELMURRAY SPRING BRANCH BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. March 12-15, the Rev. Berry Rogers

FOUR MILE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. March 13-15, Dr. Sam Davis

BETHESDA BAPTIST: Dove Brothers Quartet with The Dove Brothers Band in concert 7 p.m. March 15; free

WHOLE LIFE MINISTRIES: Healing Explosion 7 p.m. March 16; free

TABERNACLE BAPTIST: St. Patrick’s Day Gospel Extravaganza featuring Brian Courtney Wilson, IV Christ, Claude Deuce Harris and Trey McLoughlin and The Sounds of Zamar; doors open at 4 p.m., concert starts at 5 p.m. March 17, tickets available at Pyramid Records; Capital City Bank on Broad Street; Julia’s Beauty Salon, Johnston, S.C.; Casa de Perry, Graniteville; Kenny’s Barber Shop, Augusta; and by phone at (803) 386-1481

CARPENTERSVILLE BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2 p.m. March 18, Rex Wright

FLAT ROCK MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Men and Women Day Anniversary 2 p.m. March 18, the Rev. Kenneth Hannah

THOMPSON SPRINGHILL AME: Men Day program 2:30 p.m. March 18, the Rev. Nokomis Jones

BEULAH GROVE BAPTIST: Family and Friends Day 10:45 a.m. March 25, Othal Lakey

NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Singer/songwriter Archie Jordan 11 a.m. March 25

ST. MARY MISSIONARY BAPTIST: What Would I Do Without the Lord Willing Worker Program 11 a.m. March 25, the Rev. John Dingle

PINE GROVE BAPTIST: Male choir anniversary 3 p.m. March 25

MOUNT CANAAN BAPTIST: Pre-revival prayer and meditation noon to 7 p.m. March 26, 27; revival 7 p.m. March 28-30, the Rev. Maurice Porter

NEW ZION APOSTOLIC: Revival 7:30 p.m. April 11-13, Robert Lynch, April 11; Darrell Butler, April 12; Gerald Haynes, April 13; men’s day program 4 p.m. June 10, Sylvester Middleton; Family and Friends Day 4 p.m. Aug. 12, Alvin Smith; Women’s Day Program 4 p.m. Oct. 14, M.D. Jackson; church anniversary 4 p.m. Dec. 9, Nealon Guthrie

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Golden Aging Ministry serving hot food free to the public noon to 2 p.m., fourth Saturday each month

FRANKLIN COVENANT BAPTIST: Pastoral anniversary of the Rev. James O. Strowbridge 11 a.m. March 4, the Rev. Larry Boyd

SPRING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastoral appreciation 5 p.m. March 10

LIFE IN THE RIVER WORSHIP CENTER: Appreciation Day for Gary and Nancy Reese 2 p.m. March 11, Angelo Hatcher

MCELMURRAY SPRING BRANCH BAPTIST: Pastoral anniversary honoring the Rev. Charles N. Utley 2 p.m. March 11, the Rev. Antonio Bush

ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastoral Appreciation Program for Chauncey A. Scott 4 p.m. March 11

ROSS GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s Appreciation Celebration 7 p.m. March 13-15

NEW ZION APOSTOLIC: Pastor’s Appreciation 4 p.m. April 15, Booker T. Hayes

THE FIRST STEP: Divorce recovery workshop 4-6 p.m. Sundays through March 11, First Baptist of Augusta; free childcare; (706) 631-3361,

THE ONE COMMAND: 10 a.m. to noon, second and fourth Saturdays; Christ Church Unity, 2301 Central Ave.; (706) 738-2458

FREE TUTORING: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Beulah Grove Baptist, 1434 Poplar St.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays; First Assembly of God, 1613 Fenwick St.; supper 6 p.m.; (706) 738-5532

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