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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.

LET’S DANCE TOUR: Workshops held by Praise Movement School of Dance for girls ages 10-16; 9-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23 Warren Road Community Center; 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, J.E.T. Middle School, Edgefield, S.C.; 6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, Liberty Park Community Center, Grovetown; 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, USC Aiken B&E Gym, Aiken; free, registration required;

AUGUSTA COMMUNITY PRAYER BREAKFAST: Prayer 8 a.m., breakfast 9 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, Kroc Center; Maj. Tony Perez and Mayor Deke Copenhaver, hosts; reservations not required, but appreciated; reservations:; questions: the Rev. Chuck Hunt (706) 796-2091 or Bob Garrett (706) 833-7426; prayer 8 a.m., breakfast 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, Aldersgate United Methodist; the Rev. Jim Higgins and Mayor Deke Copenhaver, hosts

GOSPEL CONCERT DIXIE ECHOES: 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, Community Worship Center, 417 Virginia Ave., Millen, Ga.; singing, music and testimonies; free; or

SUNDAY IN THE PARK: Noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, Pendleton King Park; gospel, bluegrass, hip hop, rock; community concert; featuring independent recording artists, singers, dancers, more; music, food, clothes and prizes; free; presented by Freed Souls outreach ministry of Nu Mercy Christian Fellowship Church;

THE FIRST STEP: A divorce recovery workshop 4-6 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 7-Oct. 12, First Baptist Church of Augusta Walton Building Room 105; no registration; childcare provided; (706) 733-2236,

USHER’S UNION OF GEORGIA PICNIC: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, Pendleton King Park

FESTIVAL OF PRAISE: With Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin; doors open 6 p.m., show 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, James Brown Arena;

MOUNT VERNON BAPTIST: Health care forum Aug. 20; health screenings 6 p.m., forum 7 p.m., topics: colon and prostate cancer, with some emphasis on breast cancer

HARLEM UNITED METHODIST: Extravaganza Saturday, Aug. 23; yard sale 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.; live music noon to 5 p.m., festival activities 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., including silent auction with baskets, baked goods, crafts, services, pony cart ride, inflatables, games

CLARKS GROVE BAPTIST: Prayer breakfast 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23; red and black worship service for Christ 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, the Rev. Dennis Quinn, women in red, men in black

BETHEL AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL, AUGUSTA: Embrace Your Uniqueness 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 23; Rainbow Tea, Saturday, Sept. 13; What Makes You Unique young people’s activity Saturday, Sept. 20; Women’s Day 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, the Rev. Marie Mitchell

RUNS MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Women’s conference health fair 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, free, open to all, 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. Adrina Lee

MOUNT CANAAN BAPTIST: Back to school youth forum 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23; (803) 275-3651

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Choir Day 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23; revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Aug. 25-27, Dr. Nathan Johnson

PALMER GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Men & Women Day 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, Patrick N. Outler

SWEETWATER BAPTIST: The Kelley Family Bluegrass Band performing 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23

GIBSON CHURCH OF GOD: Gospel concert featuring Kindred Spirit 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23; (478) 357-1120

MANN MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST: Jad Johnson, solo handbell artist, playing 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, part of the Camp Meeting series; lemonade on front porch prior to service

WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Augusta Mini Theatre Day 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24; Meet & Greet the Rev. Marcus J. Rogers 1:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31; Family & Friend’s Day 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Ushers anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. C.D. Roberts


FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Male choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24; family and friends day 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 31; fall revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 22-24

FIRST SHILOH BAPTIST: Youth choir anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Church anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, Dr. Kenneth B. Martin

CUMMING GROVE BAPTIST: Revival 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. Angeleen Walker

AUGUSTA AGLOW MEETING: 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Spring Lakes Clubhouse; Aug. 26, Marvlene Branch, speaker; Sept. 23, Ina Dean, speaker; (706) 925-7164,,

FULL GOSPEL BUSINESS MEN’S FELLOWSHIP IN AMERICA: Noon Wednesdays, Golden Corral; open to the public; David Turner, (912) 245-3535 or; Robert Cook, (803) 215-2805

VALLEY FAIR BAPTIST: Marriage and Singles Retreat Friday-Sunday, Aug. 29-31, Savannah, Ga., visit Web site for details; ushers anniversary 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 21; (803) 663-6866,

WORD OF FAITH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP: Prophetic Purpose Women’s Conference 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, through 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31; The Cost of the Oil, theme; Aug. 29 and 31 services open to men also; Aug. 30 conference/workshop with continental breakfast and luncheon; $25; (706) 533-6626, (706) 729-9990

PINEY GROVE BAPTIST, JESSIE ROAD: Dress Up for Jesus 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30; summer revival 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 2-4, Dr. Sam Davis

BELLE TURRACE PRESBYTERIAN: Family & Friends 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 31

ALLEN CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Revival Monday-Friday, Sept. 1-5; A.C. Brown Senior Choir anniversary 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8; Third Quarter Church Conference noon Saturday, Sept. 13

BELLEVUE BAPTIST: Women’s Outreach yard sale 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 6, Steed’s Dairy Farm, Grovetown

MIDLANDS GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: 7 p.m. first Saturdays; Sept. 6 – 2 for 1 and Heritage Quartet; family friendly; love offering accepted; refreshments served; volunteers needed to provide finger foods; Brenda Crosby (803) 719-1289

LIVING WORD CHRISTIAN CENTER: Friends & Family celebration 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7

MOUNT CARMEL BAPTIST: Usher and usherette anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, the Rev. Sam Roundtree Sr.

AIKEN’S FIRST BAPTIST: Pass It On Kidsignment Sale 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 12 and 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 13; benefits the Parent’s Day Out program; Sept. 13 half price on all items; clothing, shoes, accessories from infant to teen; maternity clothing, baby items, bicycles, toys, books, games, DVDs, electronics, costumes, Christmas items, sports equipment;

MOUNT ZION AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL ZION: Women’s Day program 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, the Rev. Dominique Robinson

MACEDONIA MISSIONARY BAPTIST, MARTINEZ: Usher’s anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, the Rev. Robert Felton

SECOND HOPEFUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, the Rev. Vergil Lynch

GREEN GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, the Rev. Bobby L. Hankerson

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Mission sermon 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21; church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5; (706) 860-5616

MOUNT TRANSFIGURATION BAPTIST: Deacons and trustee’s appreciation program 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21

ST. AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY EPISCOPAL: Uplifting Afternoon in Song, featuring Dr. Oral Moses accompanied by Dr. Rosalyn Floyd 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21

NEW ZION HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Homecoming 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28

WATER BRANCH BAPTIST: Pastoral anniversary of the Rev. L.J. Tanksley 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. W.E. Bass

TRUST AND OBEY OUTREACH: Pastoral anniversary for Victoria and Thomas Evans 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. Lillie L. Williams

GOSPEL WATER BRANCH BAPTIST: Pastoral anniversary for the Rev. Robert L. Ramsey 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, the Rev. Clarence Hill

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Pastor appreciation for the Rev. Frank Lewis 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7

JERUSALEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST: The Rev. Beotis Clark pastor anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14

CANAAN OF GALILEE BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary for Robert Felton 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, the Rev. Coy Henderson

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

BIBLE STUDY: 6-7 p.m. fourth Thursdays, Oak Pointe Community Center; sponsored by Good Hope Missionary Baptist Evangelism Ministry; (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

HOMEWORK HELP/TUTORING AND BIBLE STUDY: 5:45 p.m. Thursdays, The 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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