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Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

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Ash Wednesday services heading to streets

For the second year, Ashes to Go will take Ash Wednesday to the streets to meet people where they are. Several ministers are participating in this year's event.
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Skillet eager to share music with mainstream audience

There's a perception in the music world that once you've started making a name for yourself among the mainstream, you should stop doing Christian music. But that was never what Skillet was about.
By Lisa Kaylor

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015

Mormon who runs Web site for doubting members ousted

A Mormon man who gained notoriety over the past decade for running a Web site that offers doubting Latter-day Saints a forum to chat has been kicked out of the religion.
By Brady McCombs

Friday, Feb. 6, 2015

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Pope's address to US Congress will be historic

WASHINGTON - In a landmark event that could have many holding their breath, Pope Francis has agreed to address a joint meeting of Congress this fall.
By Alan Fram

Winter Jam returns to Augusta on Feb. 12

For artists, Winter Jam offers opportunities that most tours don't. Sharing your music with an audience that wouldn't typically come to one of your shows is one, said Francesca Battistelli.
By Lisa Kaylor

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Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church will hold its fourth annual Reid on the Run to support Camp IVEY on Saturday.

Congregations pack 30,000 meals

More than 200 volunteers from three churches packaged 30,000 bags of food to be sent to various countries to feed the hungry.
By Lisa Kaylor

We are charged with protecting God's creation

We all need to reaffirm our role as God's caretakers so that generations to come can celebrate the wonders of the created world we have been privileged to enjoy in our lifetime.
By Gene Norris

Monday, Feb. 2, 2015

Church holds ceremony for new building

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held an open house and dedication of their new church building, in Waynesboro, Ga.

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

Church of England gets 1st female bishop

LONDON — The male monopoly in the leadership of the Church of England ended Monday, as the 500-year-old institution consecrated its first female bishop.
By Danica Kirka

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The Augusta Jewish Federation will present The Bible Players at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Augusta Jewish Community Center.

Ministry, churches send Scriptures around the world

Twice a week about a dozen members of Providence Baptist Church get together and fold pages. Though the language changes, the words all say the same thing. They're the New Testament books of John ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

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A Joyful Noise: Dixie Melody Boys

The Dixie Melody Boys will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Jan. 30 at Bethesda Baptist Church, 5793 Old Augusta Highway, Harlem.
By Lisa Kaylor

Don't settle for second-best kind of Christianity

There has always been a quest for fulfillment, to live life to the brim, not running on empty.
By Cynthia Taylor

Anti-abortion gathering planned

Members of the Alleluia Community and Pro-Life Augusta will gather at the corner of Walton Way Extension and Pleasant Home Road to reflect on the lives lost to abortion since the Roe vs. Wade ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Books tells how heart attack strengthened faith

Naesha Parks believes she is the recipient of a miracle from God so that she can tell of God's mercy and hopefully reach someone who needs to hear it.
By Lisa Kaylor


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Abilene Baptist Church will holds its Grand Easter Egg Drop on March 28 at the Columbia County Fairgrounds.

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Paine College debt continues to climb

As Paine College continues an aggressive fundraising campaign to turn around years of decline, the school’s most recent financial audit shows climbing debt and more revenue loss over the last ...
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