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Send listings by noon Monday to or to Faith Calen­dar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903.

JOINT WATCH NIGHT SERVICE: Thompson Springhill African Methodist Episcopal, Spread Chapel African Methodist Episcopal, Mount Horeb Baptist and Flat Rock Missionary Baptist service 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, Thompson Springhill AME

NINTH ANNUAL TRAIN DERAILMENT MEMORIAL PROGRAM: 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, Bethlehem Baptist Church, Graniteville; Graniteville Community Coalition, host; Celebrating Recovery, theme; Ronnie Young, keynote speaker; concert featuring Tamara and Shakira Abraham, Cynthia Mitchel and O’Joy, Pamela Bowman Hill, Thelma J. Robinson, Dynamic Abraham Brothers, The parade of Quartet’s Karlton Howard, emcee; open to the public; (803) 645-8279, (803) 215-1805, (803) 663-4052

WINTER JAM 2014 TOUR SPECTACULAR: 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, James Brown Arena; Newsboys and Lecrae with Tenth Avenue North, Thousand Foot Krutch, Plumb, NewSong and Colton Dixon; Nick Hall, evangelist with message; iDisciple App Pre-Jam Party featuring Love & The Outcome, Everfound, Derek Minor; $10;

FIRST SOUTHERN METHODIST: Gospel sing with All 4 Him 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29; free; (706) 941-1601

NEW OLIVE BRANCH BAPTIST: Pre-New Year’s program 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, the Rev. Norris Turner; Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

WORD OF FAITH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP: Candlelight communion service 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29; New Year’s Eve celebration 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31; (706) 729-9990

ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S EPISCOPAL: Advent/Christmas services – First Sunday after Christmas Day services 8 and 10:30 a.m. Dec. 29; The Epiphany 8, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 5

LIVING WATERS FULL GOSPEL: Miracle revival 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 30 and 31, Don Hughes

CARPENTERSVILLE BAPTIST: New Year’s Eve service 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, Patrick Outler

CRESTVIEW BAPTIST: New Year’s Eve Service: Secret Church II 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31; The Attributes of God; food, fellowship, teaching; appetizers and desserts 7-8 p.m., teaching 8 p.m. to midnight, Kevin Jones and Marvin Patrick; celebration of new year midnight;

ST. PHILLIP MISSIONARY BAPTIST, LANGLEY: New Year’s Eve Service 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

FIRST MOUNT MORIAH BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, the Rev. James Taylor

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Watch Night Service 2013 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, the Rev. F.C. Henderson

GOOD HOPE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31; (706) 722-1031,

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, the Rev. Jerry Freeman; Community Commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, Georgia State Sen. Hardie Davis Jr., music by Augusta Chorale; (803) 279-1493,

LIFE IN THE RIVER WORSHIP CENTER: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, Angelo Hatcher; Women of the Word prayer breakfast 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, Cheryl Bush

MOUNT ZION BAPTIST, AIKEN: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

PLEASANT LANE BAPTIST: Watch Night service 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

GETHSEMANE BAPTIST: Watch Night service 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

MEALING GROVE BAPTIST: Watch Night service 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31

WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Watch Night service 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31; Helena B. Cobb Day Scholarship program 11 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 12; Young Adult Sunday 3 p.m. Jan. 26, the Rev. Bernard Jackson; (706) 733-9430

ST. TERESA OF AVILA CATHOLIC: Awakening Faith program, 11 week series begins 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, at home of Mary and Deacon Joe Soparas; (706) 364-9289,

NEW ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Mid-winter revival 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Jan. 8-10, the Rev. Carlton Howard

ST. JOHN UNITED METHODIST: Concerts with a Cause Sundays, free; offering taken for charity; 3 p.m. Feb. 23 Baroque Chamber Music featuring Bertamo, for New Bethlehem Community Center; 3 p.m. March 23 What a Hoot! instrumental and vocal music for Augusta Warrior Project

SPOKEN WORD CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES: Pastoral celebration for Maxine Snead of Shine Forth Ministry, Augusta, 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, Ray Singleton

COMPUTERS @ FIRST: Free computer classes, First Baptist of Augusta Room 101 C&D, Walton Education Building; limited class sizes, registration required with Susan Jones (706) 733-2236, Basic PowerPoint 6-8 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 13 and 27; iPad Basics 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7 or Tuesday, Jan. 28, meets in Walton Building Room 104; Facebook Basics 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14; Basic Computer Academy, eight- to 10-week course focusing on Microsoft applications, two hours per week, registration required with Jim West; (706) 651-0390

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; 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Calvary Temple Assembly of God, 3343 Peach Orchard Road, dinner 5:45 p.m., (706) 592-6744

FIRST BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: SOLA; Worship and 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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