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Friday, May 15, 2015

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Tabernacle Baptist Church will hold a Kingdom Living Conference on May 28-31.

A Joyful Noise: The Hoppers

The Hoppers will perform on May 21 at First Assembly Church of God, 328 May Ave., Lincolnton, Ga.

Congregation Children of Israel rabbi retiring May 30

The thing Robert Klensin will miss the most when he retires May 30 as rabbi of the Congregation Children of Israel is the relationships he has formed during his 11 years in Augusta.
By Lisa Kaylor

Church's cross captures Christ's ascension

Mounted on a V-shaped African mahogany wall against a bright blue backdrop, the cross at Ascension Lutheran Church is a depiction of Jesus with his hands outstretched, set in relief amid a larger ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Friday, May 8, 2015

China's campaign to remove crosses alarms Christians

BEIJING - A Chinese province where authorities have forcibly removed hundreds of rooftop crosses from skylines of cities and towns has proposed a ban on any further placement of the religious symbol.
By Didi Tang

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We can't multitask a relationship with God

The popular way to try to deal with our increasing busyness is what we call multitasking. We pride ourselves on trying to do two or more things at the same time. But studies show this is not ...
By the Rev. G. Daniel McCall

Area churches to offer security training seminar

Lt. Dan Hendricks and Tom Lewis have now teamed up to organize a church-security training seminar, which will be held at Whole Life Ministries on May 16.
By Lisa Kaylor

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Norris: Church should employ skills of laity

To accomplish the mission of the local congregation with any degree of success, what is required is a blending of God's gifts found in the pastor or pastors and the laity of the congregation.
By Gene Norris

A Joyful Noise

Plumb brings The Ready Now Tour to First Baptist Church of North Augusta at 7 p.m. May 8.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Tabernacle serves members through own credit union

Established in 1960, the Tabernacle Baptist Church Credit Union offers financial help to members who want to save or need a financial boost.
By Lisa Kaylor

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A National Day of Prayer Community Breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. May 7 at First Baptist Church of Augusta, 3500 Walton Way.

Daoudi: Quran calls for dialogue among faiths

When we open dialogue with non-Muslims, it is not for any party to compromise his or her own faith. It is a way for us to learn more about each other.
By Imam Mohammad Jamal Daoudi

Breaking Free Ministries invites public to worship

Breaking Free Ministries is a Christian-based, residential regeneration program for men 17-25 recovering from drug addiction. For the first time, they are inviting the community to worship with them.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Hardships strenghten faith

Win or lose is not important. The important thing is that you and I surrender to God in whatever he allows to come upon us, and allow his truth and glory to be expressed in the many deaths that we ...
By the Rev. Jeff Miller

Police chaplain always there for officers, families

The Rev. Ken Gross' congregation is made up of the more than 750 employees of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and more than 700 troopers with the Georgia State Patrol.
By Lisa Kaylor

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church to fight cancer with music

Concerts at Christmas and Easter led pastor Patrick Darnell to open the doors of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church for a concert for skin cancer awareness.
By Lisa Kaylor

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A Joyful Noise: Matt Maher

As part of his Saints and Sinners Tour, Matt Maher will perform at 7:30 p.m. April 27 at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4921 Columbia Road.
By Lisa Kaylor


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The Islamic Society of Augusta is inviting friends from all other faiths to join a community dinner at 8:30 p.m. Saturday
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