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ALLELUIA GLORY RUN: 8 a.m. Saturday, April 27, Faith Village neighborhood off Lumpkin Road, 2325 Norton Court; benefits Alleluia Community School; 1-mile Fun Run/Walk 9 a.m.; $25; Tot Trot for preschoolers $10; military, police and fire personnel $15;

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER, NORTH AUGUSTA MAYOR’S PRAYER LUNCHEON: Noon Thursday, May 2, North Augusta Community Center, Dr. John M. Younginer Jr.; $12; tickets at North Augusta Parks and Recreation Department, North Augusta Chamber, North Augusta Community Center, North Augusta Municipal Center, Parks Pharmacy

BUILDING 429 GIVE ME JESUS TOUR: Rhett Walker Band, Finding Favour, Carlos Whittaker 7 p.m. Friday, May 17, Grace Baptist, Evans; $15 advance, $20 at door; tickets at church office, Lifeway Christian Store, Family Christian Store and online; (706) 868-9729,


GOOD SHEPHERD BAPTIST: Women’s Ministry presents Fashion by The Master Designer 9 a.m. Saturday, April 27, Delores Hankerson

ANTIOCH MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Tutt House Ministries & Mission clothing giveaway 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 1308 Augusta Ave.; spring revival 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, April 29-May 2, Dr. R.L. White

CUMMING GROVE BAPTIST: Youth Empowering Youth with the Word of God youth conference 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, Terrance Thomas, Rod Maxwell, Vickie Daniels, facilitators; classes for all ages

JENKINS MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Community health fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Spring fellowship noon Saturday, April 27; spring revival 7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, April 29-May 3

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Golden Agers Ministry feeding the needy noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, donations accepted; spring revival Monday-Wednesday, April 29-May 1, the Rev. Bobby G. Hankerson; (706) 724-4017

SPRING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Women of the Bible Praise & Worship Program 3 p.m. Saturday, April 27

NOAH’S ARK MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Usher’s Ministry gospel play 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, performed by Jerusalem Baptist of Augusta

CUMBERLAND AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL, AIKEN: Gospel Fest featuring the Rev. Billy Smith and Radio Angels, Thelma Robinson 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27; $10 adults, $5 ages 6-12 (803) 648-2761, (706) 793-7211

CENTRAL AFRICAN BAPTIST: The Word 6 p.m. Saturday, April 27

SOUTHSIDE BAPTIST: Gospel sing featuring The Homeland Boys 6 p.m. Saturday, April 27

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Mission anniversary 9:45 a.m. Sunday, April 28, Rainbow Tea Time, sponsored by the choir, 2 p.m. Sunday, May 5; Woman of Power Praise & Worship with Lorice Griffins 7 p.m. Friday, May 17; Woman of Power Fashion Show 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18

THANKFUL BAPTIST CHURCH, AUGUSTA: 100 Men in Black program 10:50 a.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. Paul H. Bush

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST, APPLING: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. L.J. Tanksley

GREATER MOUNT CANAAN MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Building Vision Service (Family & Friends Day) 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. Clinton Terry; spring revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, May 6-8, Dr. W.J. Lawson; ushers silent anniversary 10:45 a.m. Sunday, May 26; church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, the Rev. Louis Coley

THANKFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST, BLYTHE: Ushers anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. William L. Mincey

CRAWFORD BAPTIST: Church anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. Frank Seabrook

MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Women’s Ministry – Women of the Bible 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. Larry Carter; ladies should wear church hats

GOOD SAMARITAN MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Frances Tell Gospel Choir music celebration presents Explosive Prayze and The Avery Family in concert 4 p.m. Sunday, April 28; Women’s conference – A Year of Healing and Restoration 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 17, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 11 a.m. Sunday, May 19, Sylvia Culbreth, Lorice Oates Griffin, Tywanna McNeal, Carmen Brown, Kilauna Edwards, Annette McElderry; (706) 722-5853

TRINITY CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Family and Friends Day 4 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. K.B. Martin

BEULAH GROVE BAPTIST: The Bridge: An Evening of Multicultural Worship 7 p.m. Sunday, April 28

SHARON BAPTIST, APPLING: Tent Crusade 6:30 p.m. Sunday-Wednesday, April 28-May 1, Dr. Mike Watson; (706) 550-0946, (706) 541-0667

BIBLE DELIVERANCE TEMPLE: Youth rally 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, A.L. Williams Park; rummage sale 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 4, Family Life Center; Singing at the Temple Concert Series with The Southern Song Masters 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4; (706) 736-1600

PINE GROVE BAPTIST, GRANITEVILLE: Spring revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, April 29-May 1, William Blount

ROSS GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, April 29-May 1, the Rev. Jesse Johnson

GARDNER GROVE BAPTIST: Women’s conference 6 p.m. Friday, May 3, 9 a.m. Saturday, May 4, Debra Cooper

OLD LINE PRIMITIVE BAPTIST: All day Sacred Harp singing 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 4, covered dish lunch, noon; free; (706) 798-6410, (706) 868-5262,

LIFE IN THE RIVER WORSHIP CENTER: Women of the Word Ministry Mothers and Daughters Fellowship Luncheon 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, Loretta Butler

SILVER BLUFF MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Fish and chicken dinner fundraiser 11 a.m. until sold out Saturday, May 4; $8; (803) 827-0706

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel singing featuring The Crusaders and The Glorymen 7 p.m. Saturday, May 4; refreshments; (803) 657-5373

WEST TOWN COMMUNITY: Shine Your Light 5K 8 p.m. Saturday, May 4; to raise funds for the summer Baja Water Project; begin at West Town Community Church, run through Northwood Subdivision, finish at West Town; registration includes T-shirt, goody bag;

SIMMONS RIDGE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 10:05 a.m. Sunday, May 5, the Rev. Standly Dicks

WHISPERING PINES BAPTIST: Homecoming 11 a.m. Sunday, May 5, the Rev. Paul Borden

LIVE RIVER BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, May 5, the Rev. Lewis J. Tanksley

ST. MARY BAPTIST, MARTIN, S.C.: 100 Men in Black and 100 Women in White 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, the Rev. Willie McDuffie; Mother’s Day – Women Serving in Every Season of Life for His Eternal Purposes 11 a.m. Sunday, May 12, Yvonne Brown; ushers’ anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, May 26, the Rev. Wendell Johnson

GREATER YOUNG ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s Celebration Revival 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 9 and 10, the Revs. Doug Slaughter and Greg Fuller

ABUNDANT LIFE, CLEARWATER: Gospel sing featuring Unity from West Columbia 11 a.m. Sunday, May 12

BEECH BRANCH BAPTIST, SARDIS, GA.: Church anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, May 12, Raymond Cooper

PINEY GROVE BAPTIST: Revival 7:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, May 20-22, the Rev. Russell Briscoe

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Spring revival 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, May 23-25

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

THE PATH WORSHIP CENTER: Barbershop Ministry offering free haircuts 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. second and fourth Sundays;

GLENN HILLS BAPTIST: Pick’n and Praise’n 6-9 p.m. third Saturdays; bring your instruments and enjoy an open jam session; all levels of expertise; call 24 hours in advance to participate; free; (706) 373-7855


NEW BIRTH MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor appreciation for Ira Hendrix Jr. 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, Elliott Bing

FIRST NEW CANAAN BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28, David Williams

FLAT ROCK MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation 11 a.m. Sunday, April 28, Dexter Crawford; 2 p.m. Sunday, April 28, Tommy Burgess

FIRST NEW CANAAN BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28, David Williams

BEAN POND BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation program 3 p.m. Sunday, April 28, the Rev. Joseph Cook

OLD STORM BRANCH BAPTIST: Celebration of Dr. Nathaniel Irvin Sr. retiring 4 p.m. Sunday, April 28

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Pastoral appreciation service for Bobby G. Hankerson 5 p.m. Sunday, May 5, Dr. James Hogan Sr.

CENTRAL AFRICAN BAPTIST: Pre-Pastor’s Appreciation 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, May 8 and 9, the Rev. J.L. Stokes and Loretta Butler; Pastor’s Appreciation for the Rev. M.E. Stokes 6 p.m. Saturday, May 11

GREATER YOUNG ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s appreciation banquet for William B. Blount Sr. 6 p.m. Friday, May 17, Belair Conference Center, the Rev. Benjamin Lett; guests speakers Sunday, May 19, the Rev. Chuck Smallwood 7:30 a.m., the Rev. Frederick Ricks 10:45 a.m., the Rev. Winfred Hope 4 p.m.

ADAS YESHURUN SYNAGOGUE: Musical celebration in honor of Rabbi David Sirull 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19; reservations required by May 10; $18 adults, $9 ages 12 and younger, $50 family maximum; (706) 7368788,


NEW LIFE IN CHRIST MINISTRIES: Bible Teaching on Deliverance 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, Susan Givens

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

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

CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY (ANGLICAN): Experiencing God Bible study 6 p.m. Wednesdays; includes supper; (803) 341-0075,

HOMEWORK HELP/TUTORING AND BIBLE STUDY: 5:45 p.m. Thursdays, PATH Worship Center, 1405 Marks Church Road; free meal; (706) 736-4581, (706) 736-6394,,

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

FIRST BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: Sola, authentic worship and sound biblical teaching, atmosphere engaging to all walks of life; doors open 6 p.m., service 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays; coffee, snacks provided; casual dress; parking behind administration building; childcare available;,

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