Originally created 01/25/03

Faith digest



Concert scheduled at Redeemer

What do preacher Tony Evans and the opening ceremony of the 1996 Olympic Games have in common? Singer-songwriter Allen Levi performed with both.

The Christian musician will present a concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 4408 Evans to Locks Road in Evans.

For more information, call 854-9707.

Church to greet its new pastor

The Hill Baptist Church will welcome its new pastor, Dr. Michael L. Ruffin, with a reception after the 11 a.m. service Sunday at the church, 2165 Kings Way.

For more information, call 736-8446.

Ministry receives refrigerated van

Betty Crenshaw, director of Least of These Souls Ministries, received a 30-foot refrigerated van this week, a lift for her meals outreach to the homeless. L.O.T.S. serves some 250 meals a week.

The van was donated by Edward Stokes and Greg Hodges of Stokes Hodges Auto Group on behalf of Augusta Mitsubishi, Saturn of Augusta, Honda Cars of Aiken, Kia of Augusta and Acura of Augusta.

Groups schedule gospel concert

Ten musical groups from Area Churches Together Serving will perform a benefit concert for the agency at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church, 120 Chesterfield St. N.E. in Aiken.

The agency assists with food, utilities, prescription drugs and other emergency needs.

Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information, call (803) 649-3800.

Musical highlights black history

A benefit concert, Victory Through Unity, a black history musical, will be performed at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 2657 Silver Bluff Road in Aiken.

Proceeds will assist the Four Mile Field Educational Fund.

For more information, call (803) 652-3631.

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Contact Tharon Giddens, features editor, at (706) 823-3347 or tharon.giddens@augustachronicle.com.