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SPECIAL EVENTS

JUST GIVE ME JESUS REVIVAL: Sept. 22, James Brown Arena, Anne Graham Lotz; by First Baptist of North Augusta; (706) 922-4800, justgivemejesusaugusta.org

BIBLICAL WISDOM FOR POST-BIBLICAL TIMES – LEARNING TO READ THE BIBLE LIKE A MYSTIC: 6:30 p.m. Oct. 12, 9 a.m. Oct. 13, St. Augustine’s Episcopal parish hall, 7:30 a.m. Oct. 14, Episcopal Convent of St. Helena; $135; (706) 798-5201 ext. 1, augustaconvent@comcast.net, osh.org

MINISTRY SECURITY REGIONAL TRAINING COURSE: 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Oct. 18, First Baptist Church of Augusta; how to handle security situations, protect your children, worship and ministries; recognizing signs of a crisis before it occurs; strategies for handling a difficult person in a public environment; how to develop a security plan for your church or ministry; $149; (509) 252-8533; register online at cppssite.com//training/1

TALENT EXPOSÉ AND FASHION SHOW: 4-9 p.m. Oct. 21, Kroc Center; $15

EVENTS

EVERFAITHFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Evangelism workshop 8:30 a.m. Sept. 22, A.J. Sanders; The “Everything” Skit 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 6; fall revival 7 p.m. Oct. 8-10, the Revs. Monica Cofer, Dr. Walter Clayton and Robert Felton; church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Oct. 14, Dr. Sam Davis

MIRACLE BAPTIST: Motorcycle rally 11 a.m. Sept. 22; concert and motorcycle stunt show, bike blessings; (706) 825-0310

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST: Fellowship tea in honor of first lady 2 p.m. Sept. 22, the Rev. Lena Lewis

ST. MARY BAPTIST: Homecoming celebration Sept. 22-23, food, games, educational topics, gospel talents 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 22, The Christian Family Holding to God’s Unchanging Hand 11 a.m. Sept. 23, the Rev. Anthony Gadson

FRANKLIN COVENANT BAPTIST: Family and Friends Day 5 p.m. Sept. 22

PLEASANT LANE BAPTIST: Senior choir anniversary 6 p.m. Sept. 22; church anniversary 10:45 a.m. Oct. 7, the Rev. J.C. Williams

ANTIOCH MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Cook-off and fellowship 5 p.m. Sept. 22; Women’s Day program 7:45 and 10:45 a.m. Sept. 23

REID MEMORIAL PRESBYTERIAN: Reid Arts presents Steel Praisin’ in concert 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22

CARPENTERSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH: Usher’s anniversary 2 p.m. Sept. 23; community outreach 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 13; choir anniversary 2 p.m. Oct. 14

BUTLER CREEK AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Camp meeting 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Youth celebration 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23; the Rev. Andrew Grant; Men and Women Day celebration 2 p.m. Oct. 21; the Rev. Roscoe Perry

NEW EXODUS MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sept. 23, Berdina Thomas

FIRST NEW CANAAN BAPTIST: Church anniversary 3 p.m. Sept. 23, the Rev. Jack E. Bethel

SECOND MOUNT MORIAH BAPTIST: Men’s Day celebration 3 p.m. Sept. 23, the Rev. Don A Darden Jr.

GOOD HOPE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Musical 4 p.m. Sept. 22; fall revival 5 p.m. Sept. 23, 6:50p.m. Sept. 24-25; church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Dr. Sam Davis

MARVIN UNITED METHODIST: Golf tournament 11:30 a.m. Sept. 24, Gordon Lakes Golf Course, Fort Gordon, sponsored by Marvin United Methodist Church Women, $60 includes golf cart, range balls, food, contests, drawings, prizes, more, (706) 833-4093, sandyelathers@knology.net; (706) 210-0893, belairquilter@yahoo.com; (706) 863-0510; Corner Pumpkin Patch Oct. 7-31, noon to 7 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 1-6 p.m. Sunday

MORNING STAR BAPTIST: Revival 7 p.m. Sept. 24-28, the Rev. Reginald Jones

HAMMOND GROVE WORLD POWER MINISTRY: Revival 7 p.m. Sept. 25-27, Roger Lane, the Revs. Eddie Freeman and Delbert Nero

TRINITY BAPTIST: The LeFevre Quartet concert 7 p.m. Sept. 28; free

CHRUCH OF THE HOLY COMFORTER: Blessing of the animals 10 a.m. Sept. 29

GOOD SAMARITAN MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Installation for the Rev. Christopher M. Culbreth I 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sept. 30, the Revs. Tory Cox and Dr. Bobby L. Love

WINDSOR HEIGHTS BAPTIST: Homecoming 2 p.m. Sept. 30; revial 7 p.m. Oct. 1-3

CRAWFORD GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Shopping trip by Pastor’s Support Ministry Nov. 10 to Concord Mills Factory Mall Outlet, Charlotte, N.C.; leave 7 a.m. (arrive by 6:30 a.m.), return 7 p.m., Walmart Shopping Center, Deans Bridge Road; $40, includes snacks; paid reservations required by Oct. 1; (706) 793-3385, (706) 650-2916, (803) 215-1412

HILLCREST BAPTIST, WILLISTON: Homecoming 10:45 a.m. to noon Oct. 7

ALLEN CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Homecoming anniversary 11 a.m. Oct. 7

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Ushers anniversary 2 p.m. Oct. 7, the Rev Favors; youth anniversary 2 p.m. Oct. 14

FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST: Fall revival 7 p.m. Oct. 8-10; John A. Lockhart

NEW ZION APOSTOLIC: Women’s Day Program 4 p.m. Oct. 14, M.D. Jackson; church anniversary 4 p.m. Dec. 9, Nealon Guthrie

MOUNT VERNON BAPTIST: Women Ministry holiday shopping trip to North Georgia Premium Outlet, Dawsonville, Ga., leaving 7:30 a.m. Nov. 24, returning 7 p.m.; $35; make payment 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1930 Olive Road; (706) 736-8078

MIDLAND VALLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE: Biker Church 7 p.m. second Fridays; (706) 373-1380

PASTOR APPRECIATION

ST. JOHN BAPTIST: Birthday celebration and appreciation for the Rev. Curtis J. Blocker 3 p.m. Sept. 23

NEW DESTINY TRIUMPH MINISTRIES: Pastor’s appreciation 11 a.m. Sept. 30

LEARNING

INTERCESSORY PRAYER CLASS: Six-week program begins 7 p.m. Sept. 24 or 27, Young Storm Branch Baptist; attend one night a week; (803) 646-9506

MOSAIC UMC: REST (Recovery, Education, Support and Training) 7-9:30 p.m. Fridays through Dec. 21, for anyone struggling with addictions, bad habits or dependency issues, in addition to family, friends and helpers; (813) 528-5871

AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORIAL & ENRICHMENT: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist; (706) 722-2779, (706) 722-1031

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

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

GED CLASSES: 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist

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


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