Originally created 06/29/02

Faith and fellowship calendar



The Faith and Fellowship Calendar carries highlights of events in the Augusta area. Space is limited. Deadline is noon Monday.

E-mail items to vanorton@augustachronicle.com; send a fax to 722-7403; or mail to Faith and Fellowship, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

FOURTH FESTIVITIES

9/11 REMEMBRANCE, PATRIOTIC CONCERT, DINNER: 5 p.m. Sunday, Savannah Rapids Pavilion; barbecue plates, $5.50; sponsored by Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter; 210-1133.

SALUTE TO AMERICA: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Belair Conference Center; with Nick Lynn and the Byrd Family; sponsored by Bible Fellowship Church; 651-1971.

A CELEBRATION OF HERITAGE: 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Resurrection.

C.S.R.A. LIBERTY ON THE LAKE-FREEDOM FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR: 2 p.m. Wednesday, Little River Marina, Leah; with games, music, food and fireworks; no alcohol, no coolers; free admission; parking, $6-15; 541-1358.

JULY FOURTH COOKOUT: 2 p.m. Thursday, Augusta Jewish Community Center, Evans; $11, adults; $6, age 4-12; free, age 3 and younger; $30, family maximum; nonmembers, $15 per person; reservations due Monday; 228-3636.

A STAR-SPANGLED FOURTH, RIVERWALK SERIES: 8 p.m. Thursday, Saint Paul's Episcopal Church; $12 adults; $5, age 11 and younger; $8 students, age 12 and older; $50 patron, includes two tickets, reserved parking; doors open, 7 p.m.; 722-3463.

JULY FOURTH BARBECUE, HASH SALE: 8-10 a.m. Thursday, Knights of Columbus, Monte Sano Avenue; $4-7; order ahead, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; 722-4390; benefits Catholic Social Services and St. Vincent De Paul Health Clinic.

REVIVALS AND CRUSADES

WHITE OAK METHODIST CAMPGROUND: Thomson; 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday.

PREACH OUT: 11 a.m. Sunday, First Dayspring Baptist Church; refreshments.

LAKEVIEW ASSEMBLY OF GOD: 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; with the Rev. Harold Burkett.

MOUNT CAVALRY BAPTIST CHURCH: 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; with Dr. Clayton Taylor.

NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH: Harlem; Monday-Wednesday; with various speakers.

FRANKLIN COVENANT MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Hephzibah; 7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; with the Rev. Herman Bing.

FUND-RAISERS

SILENT AUCTION: 8-11 a.m. today, Martinez Community Center; sponsored by New Horizon Church, Evans; benefits building, land fund.

MEN'S DAY: 4 p.m. Sunday, Jamestown Community Center, Hephzibah; with the Rev. James Hogan; sponsored by Rock of Ages Missionary Baptist Church.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 11 a.m. Sunday, Frost Branch Baptist Church, Elko, S.C.; with the Rev. J. Williams.

FRIENDS AND FAMILY DAY: Noon Sunday, Cobb Grove Baptist Church, Harlem; with the Rev. Jessie Johnson.

ONE HUNDRED MEN IN BLACK AND WHITE: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Galilee Missionary Baptist Church; with Dr. Charles Smith.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 11 a.m. Sunday, First Ebenezer Baptist Church.

INTERNATIONAL DINNER: 4-8 p.m. Saturday, July 13, Episcopal Church of the Atonement, Hephzibah; $8 adults; $5, age 10 and younger.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS NIGHT: 5 p.m. Sunday, July 14, Cumberland African Methodist Episcopal Church, Aiken; with the Rev. James C. Green.

100 WOMEN IN WHITE, 100 MEN IN BLACK: 3 p.m. Sunday, July 14, Happy Home Baptist Church, Allendale, S.C.; with Delores Hankerson.

BI-LO BOOSTERS: Benefits Hope Homes, North Augusta; sponsored by Ridgeview Baptist Church, North Augusta; (803) 441-8888.

PDC MINISTRIES AND REFUGE CENTER: Accepting clothing, furniture, musical instruments, equipment and other items; benefits abused women and children; sponsored by Praise Deliverance Church, Wrens, Ga.; 860-5177.

LUNCH DELIVERY: Tuesday-Friday; $6 and $7; order day ahead, (803) 441-8888; benefits Hope Homes, North Augusta.

GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH: Accepting new and used Bibles for United We Care Missions; 854-8802.

ARTS AND PERFORMANCES

ELAINE P. MITCHELL: 6 tonight, Living Word Christian Center; with Alvin Franklin, Claude Harris Jr., various singers, musicians and dancers.

PROMISE LAND AND SINGING HALLS: 7 tonight, First Baptist Church, Gracewood.

GARDEN CITY QUARTET AND GREG STAFFORD: 6-9 tonight, Mom's Kitchen, Gordon Highway.

JUNE JAZZ AND ART: 3 p.m. Sunday, American Legion Post No. 212, Aiken; with quietSTORM and Kay King, and artist Harvey F. Ramseur; sponsored by Second Baptist Church, Aiken; dinner, $15; (803) 644-3994.

CHOIR CONCERT: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Old Storm Branch Baptist Church, Clearwater, S.C.

WAYNE WILLIFORD AND GOOD NEWS: 6 p.m. Sunday, Freewill Fellowship Worship Center, Milledgeville, Ga.

JOYFUL PRAISE: 6 p.m. Sunday, Greene Street Presbyterian Church; refreshments.

PROMISE LAND: 11 a.m. Sunday, Mize Memorial United Methodist Church.

FREEDOM PRAISE: 6:03 p.m. Monday, Comcast Channel 66; with the Freedom Praise Singers; sponsored by Freedom Fellowship and partners.

THE BENJAMIN GATE AND CANVAS REVUE: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Cafe Icthus, New Hope Worship Center, Grovetown.

OLD-FASHION GOSPEL MUSIC: 6:30 a.m. Sundays, Fox 54, and 9 a.m. Sundays, Comcast Channel 66; with The Byrd Family; sponsored by Bible Fellowship Church.

SEMINARS, CONFERENCES

LEADERSHIP AND SINGLE LIFE WORKSHOP: 9 a.m. to noon today, Shaws Creek Baptist Church, Trenton, S.C.; with the Rev. Albert James and Reginald Grimes; refreshments.

MARRIAGE CONFERENCE: 5 tonight, Ascending Faith Church Ministries, Burnettown; with the Rev. Michael Staley.

THE SEVEN CHURCHES: 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 14, Noah's Ark Missionary Baptist Church, Keysville, Ga.; with the Rev. Benjamin Small.

WEIGHT MANAGEMENT: 6 p.m. Mondays, Savannah Place Recreation Center; sponsored by Partners for Empowerment Ministries; 828-6448.

TRAINING FOR SERVICE: 2 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Hephzibah; 737-2675.

YOUTH AND RELIGION

YOUTH AND GRADUATES DAY: 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Gospel Water Branch Baptist Church, Evans; with Johnny Brown.

FLAG CAMP INTERNATIONAL: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 2, various sites in Aiken; for ages 6-12; $10 per day, $35 per week; sponsored by Aiken Seventh-day Adventists; (803) 641-4054.

SUMMER CAMP: One-week sessions, weekdays through Friday, Aug. 2, Augusta Jewish Community Center, Evans; horseback riding, basketball, drama and art; 228-3636.

SUMMER PROGRAM: 9:45-10:45 a.m. Sundays, Cokesbury United Methodist Church; music, arts and crafts, Bible stories; 798-2954.

SUMMER CAMP: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Word of Faith Christian Fellowship Church; for ages 4-16; $30 per child per week; 793-0827.

SUMMER CAMP: 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 2, Antioch Baptist Church.

YOUTH ENRICHMENT: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays through Aug. 2, Carey Hill Development Corporation, North Augusta; meals, extended child care and transportation available; $45 per week, $25 registration, discounts available; sponsored by Carey Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Clarks Hill; (803) 663-8810.

FREE CHILDREN'S LUNCHES: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., First Ebenezer Baptist Church.

FEED-A-KID PROGRAM: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays, Life in the River Worship Center.

THE UNDERGROUND COFFEEHOUSE: 7 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays, and 7:30-11 p.m. Sundays; corner of Tobacco Road and U.S. Highway 25; video games, bands, pool and Bible study; 825-4890.

COLUMBIA COUNTY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY REGISTRATION: For mother's day out through sixth grade; A Beka used; 863-0535.

MARTINEZ UNITED METHODIST CHURCH REGISTRATION: For mother's day out and preschool; 860-3141.

FELLOWSHIP: 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, Sherwood Baptist Church.

FELLOWSHIP: 5 p.m. Sundays, Cokesbury United Methodist Church; for middle school through high school age.

HOMECOMINGS AND ANNIVERSARIES

FRANKLIN COVENANT MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Hephzibah; Sunday school program; 2 p.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Willie J. Evans Jr.

MOUNT OLIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Bus ministry program; 2:30 p.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Gary Hammond.

BROWN GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH: Keysville; Youth and Young Adults program; 2 p.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Donald Long.

GOOD SHEPHERD BAPTIST CHURCH: Health Care program; 3 p.m. Sunday, July 7; with Lynda Thomas.

NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH: Harlem; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, July 7; with the Rev. K.B. Martin.

MEALING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: North Augusta; choir program; 3 p.m. Sunday, July 14.

SPECIAL EVENTS

COMMUNITY DAY OUT: Noon today, Faith Outreach Christian Life Center, Hephzibah; with Ben Tankard; food, games and more; booth rental, $25; 792-9972.

CLOTHING GIVEAWAY: Noon today, First Dayspring Baptist Church; refreshments.

CHAPEL UNDER THE PINES: 8:45 a.m. Sunday, Clarks Hill Lakeside; with the Rev. R.C. Edwards; sponsored by St. John United Methodist Church, Augusta.

CLOSING EXERCISE, CLASS OF 2002: 5 p.m. Sunday, Good Shepherd Baptist Church Bible Academy.

ORDINATION: For Sam L. Roundtree Sr.; 3 p.m. Sunday, Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Jackson, S.C.

ANNUAL FELLOWSHIP CONVENTION: Thursday through Sunday, July 7, Fellowship Churches United and G.L. Jackson Ministries, 1714 North Leg Court;; 364-5230.

GEROBIC: 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, First Ebenezer Baptist Church.

CLOTHES CLOSET GIVEAWAY: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Macedonia Baptist Church, Wrightsboro Road.

OPEN CHAPEL: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Trinity-on-the-Hill United Methodist Church.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS: 5:30-6:30 p.m. second Mondays, Asbury United Methodist Church.

FOOD BANK: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays, St. John Baptist Church, Langley.

OF NOTE

CHURCH MOVE: Bible Fellowship Church, Belair Conference Center; 651-1971.

CHRISTIAN SINGLES

ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH: 6-7 p.m. Fridays before first Sundays; 724-2809.