Originally created 04/13/02

Faith digest



Actor to perform one-man plays

Actor Frank Roughton Harvey of Lexington, Ky., brings the words of Christ, Paul and even Judas the Betrayer to life in his one-man plays. He will perform at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at Burns Memorial United Methodist Church, 2372 Lumpkin Road. Call 798-1454.

Annual revival to be held

The Rev. Rick Coram of Ocala, Fla., will team with recording artist Michael Combs in the 10th-annual citywide revival, Celebration of Hope, at 7 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday.

The event at Cross Creek High School stadium, 3855 Old Waynesboro Road, is sponsored by about 25 churches in the Augusta Baptist Association. Southside Baptist Church, 3612 Mike Padgett Highway, will provide care for children through third grade, starting at 6:30 p.m. Call 798-8616.

Former soldier to speak on hatred

Dr. Leon Bass of Philadelphia, one of the first American soldiers to enter a death camp to free captives during World War II, will join the Rev. Jeff Pullium of the Metropolitan Church of Christ in speaking about hatred and the Holocaust at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way in Evans.

For more information, call 228-3636.

Church offers floral design

Marion Zimmerman and Anne Robertson, floral arrangers from the Washington (Episcopal) National Cathedral, will conduct a workshop on English floral design for homes, parties or churches at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 2230 Walton Way.

Registration is $35 and includes lunch. Deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday. Call 738-3386.

Singers back gospel diva

Singers from Mount Calvary and Macedonia Baptist churches will back gospel diva Vicki Winans in a concert at 8 p.m. Friday at Lucy C. Laney High School.

Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12.50 to $14.50 and are available at Augusta-area record stores and the school. Call 737-4889.

AGENCY SNAPSHOT

WHO: Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta

WHERE: PO Box 14189, Augusta, GA 30919

WHAT IT DOES: Provides housing for families whose children are being treated for serious illness or injury

TO VOLUNTEER OR DONATE: 724-5901