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HATS AND GLOVES TEA: Sponsored by Women In Christ Ministry of Thankful Baptist Church; noon Saturday, Sept. 7, Olde Town Community Center, 302B Walker St.; hat fashion show; $25; prizes for most original hat and most elegant hat

SUNDAY IN THE PARK CHRISTIAN CONCERT: 1-6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, Pendleton King Park; featuring various independent Christian recording artists; free

JASON CRABB LOVE IS STRONGER TOUR: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, Christian Heritage, 285 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville; (803) 663-7504,

FALL CHILDREN’S CONSIGNMENT SALE: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, Fairview Presbyterian; Halloween costumes, winter clothes, coats, Christmas items, toys, equipment, books, videos, bedding, furniture and maternity;

EDDIE B IN CONCERT: 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, Spirit Motorcycle Ministry, U.S. Highway 1, Clearwater; 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, Aiken Technical College, 2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville

PASS IT ON KIDSIGNMENT SALE: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 21, First Baptist Aiken; bicycles, sporting equipment, clothing from infant to teen, shoes, accessories, Halloween and Christmas items;

CHINESE AUCTION: Sponsored by Mount Zion AME Zion Church; 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, National Guard Armory, 88 Milledge Road; household goods, tools, gift baskets, more; $5 for 25 tickets; do not have to be present to win; (706) 722-8586

AUGUSTA ANNUAL LIFECHAIN: 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, Walton Way Extension at Pleasant Home Road; signs provided; all welcome; Alleluia Community (707) 798-1882, Gary Garner (706) 793-8090

WYNTON MARSALIS AND ABYSSINIAN: A GOSPEL CELEBRATION: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, Good Shepherd Baptist; $25, tickets available at Pyramid Music, Gordon Highway;

ETHAN BORTNICK IN CONCERT: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, Maxwell Theatre, 2500 Walton Way; presented by Augusta Jewish Community Center; $50, $25 ages 12 and younger; (706) 228-3636,


BETHEL AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL, AUGUSTA: Young People’s Activity Saturday, Sept. 7; Women’s Conference Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14; Women’s Day observance 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

WATER BRANCH BAPTIST: Father-son prayer breakfast 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, James Blair

OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN: Rummage sale 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7; benefits church missions and Downtown Cooperative Church Ministries, which provides groceries for the needy; hot dogs, chili, sodas and desserts available for purchase;

BETHEL AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL, NORWOOD, GA.: 90 Days to a Turnaround Praise and Worship 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, Cord Franklin; homecoming/camp meeting 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, the Rev. Stephen Smith

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel Singing featuring Forever Changed and the Brazells 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7; love offering accepted; refreshments served; (803) 657-5996

SOULS HARVEST CHURCH OF GOD: Block party 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, all middle and high school students invited, free food, games, concert by The Remedy; The Greenes in concert 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, free

CATHEDRAL OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AT LIVING WORD CHRISTIAN CENTER: Family and Friends Day 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8; (706) 798-0123,

FIRST METROPOLITAN BAPTIST: Deacon/Deaconess Day 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, the Rev. Luther B. Felder

WHISPERING PINES BAPTIST: Fall revival 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 9-11, Dr. Dwayne Boudreaux; nursery provided; (706) 592-4862

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Sunday school anniversary 11:15 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, Dr. Teresa L. Fry Brown

GREEN GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, Rosa L. Williams

MOUNT CARMEL BAPTIST: Usher and usherettes anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, Thomas Aaron

MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST, EVANS: Family and friends services 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, the Rev. Larry Neal

ST. MARK UNITED METHODIST: September celebration 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Sept. 9-12 – Men’s Night Sept. 9; revival Sept. 10, the Rev. Angela Williams; revival Sept. 11, the Rev. Jerry Poole; Women’s Night Sept. 12; church anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, the Rev. Lee Pendleton; (706) 394-2464,

FELLOWSHIP CHURCHES UNITED: Healing School revival 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 10-13; (706) 414-1391

FRANKLIN COVENANT BAPTIST: Be A Good Steward workshop 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14; Samaritan Society anniversary 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, Dennis Dunbar

BUTLER CREEK AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Rainbow Tea 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14; revival 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Sept. 18-20; camp meeting 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22

GLENN HILLS BAPTIST: Homecoming 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

JOHNSON GROVE BAPTIST: Gospel choir anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

MOUNT TRANSFIGURATION BAPTIST: Deacons and trustee’s appreciation 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, Dr. Johnny R. Hatney

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST, AIKEN: Male chorus anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

TABERNACLE BAPTIST, LINCOLNTON, GA.: Youth choir anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Fall revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 16-18

MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Fall revival 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Sept. 16-19, the Rev. Glasper Nero Jr.

WARREN BAPTIST: Operation Christmas Child Community Countdown 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, The Edge Building; refreshments, preview of program materials and schedule; open to the public; (706) 922-7038,

BETHESDA BAPTIST, HARLEM: Dixie Echoes in concert 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20; nursery provided; free, donations appreciated; (706) 556-6818,

FIRST BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: Women’s ministry luncheon 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21; featuring Jacqueline Heider; $15, tickets available until Sept. 17 at church office; (803) 279-6370

GARDNER GROVE BAPTIST: W.H. Parks Gospel Choir anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22

MOUNT ZION BAPTIST: Deacons, Deaconess and Trustees Appreciation 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, the Rev. B. Wright

FIRST NEW CANAAN BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, James L. Reid

MORNING STAR BAPTIST: Fall revival 7 p.m. Monday-Friday, Sept. 23-27, the Rev. C.D. Roberts

MARVIN UNITED METHODIST: Golf tournament fundraiser Friday, Sept. 27, Gordon Lakes Golf Course, Fort Gordon; $60 individual or $240 per team, includes lunch, golf cart, balls, Mulligans, prizes, drawings; benefits community outreach programs and scholarship fund; lunch noon, tee time 1 p.m.;,

GRACE FELLOWSHIP: Church anniversary weekend celebration; 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, cookout; 7 p.m. Sept. 28, concert featuring Tailored; 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, service remembering past and looking to future; (803) 279-6118

HEPHZIBAH UNITED METHODIST: The Kelley Family and Christian Harmony in concert 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29; (706) 592-4305

TRINITY BAPTIST: Simple Faith of Belfast, Ireland, in concert 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29; free, love offering taken; (706) 829-5628

CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY (ANGLICAN): Blessing of the animals in celebration of St. Francis Day 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5; each animal receives a certificate commemorating the blessing; music, cookies for the kids, treats for dogs and cats; dogs need to be on leashes, cats in crates, fish in bowls; (803) 341-0075,

ALLEN CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Homecoming church anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6; Fall Family Fun Night 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26; Thanksgiving Evening service 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27; Christmas program 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15; Christmas Eve service 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24; (706) 860-5616

GREEN POND BAPTIST: Church anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13; (803) 652-3639, (803) 652-2834

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


JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Anniversary of the Rev. Beotis Clark 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, the Rev. Sam Davis

HISTORIC SPRINGFIELD BAPTIST: Appreciation Weekend for Hardy Bennings III – banquet 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, $40, ticket available at church office or from members of Deacon or Deaconess Ministries; morning service 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, Christopher Durden; anniversary service 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, Charles E. Goodman

LIBERTY BAPTIST: Anniversary of the Rev. Don A. Darden Jr. 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13; (706) 724-3322


AUGUSTA SCHOOL OF BIBLICAL STUDIES: Adult evening Bible classes held at Dayspring Church; 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16, Gospel and Personal Witnessing; 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, The Book of Genesis; (706) 364-2727

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

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; child care available;,

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

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

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