Originally created 12/17/05

Faith calendar



The Faith Calendar lists church and temple activities. Space is limited. Deadline is noon Monday. Send to churchnews@augustachronicle.com. Send a fax to 722-7403 or mail to Faith Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

Christmas events

Birth Month Activity: 5 p.m. today , Water Branch Baptist, Grovetown

Program: 5 p.m. today, Dec. 17, Water Branch Baptist, Grovetown

Candlelight communion, musical, hope has come: 6 p.m. Sunday , Servants of God Baptist

Musical, A Christmas Carol: 6:30 p.m. Sunday , Bath Presbyterian, Blythe

A season to worship: 6 p.m. Sunday , South Aiken Church of God

Candlelight Concert: 6 p.m. Sunday , First Ebenezer Baptist, Hephzibah; covered-dish dinner 4 p.m.

Program and Fellowship: 6 p.m. Sunday , Galilee Missionary Baptist

Program: 4 p.m. Sunday , Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

Program: 2:30 p.m. Sunday , Mount Sinai Baptist

German Christmas Program: 6 p.m. Sunday , Ascension Lutheran

Program, The Gift: 6 p.m. Sunday , Elim Baptist

Candlelight communion: 6 p.m. Sunday , Mount Vernon Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. Willie Green

Program, Promise of a King: 6:30 p.m. Sunday , Cokesbury United Methodist

Program: 9:30 a.m. Sunday ; Mount Calvary Baptist

Christmas carols: The Rev. Maxine Whisnant, Mike Brown Jr. and Fred Prophet 6-8 p.m. Monday ; Golden Corral, Peach Orchard Road

Freedom praise: Gail Hodson and the Revs. Charles and Maxine Whisnant 8 a.m. Monday and 11:30 a.m. Wednesday ; Comcast Channel 103, Knology Channel 96, Charter Channel 96, G-Force Channel 96, noncable Channel 16

Concert: 7 p.m. Tuesday , Hazel Grove Baptist

Candlelight service: 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 24, Cokesbury United Methodist

Service: 8 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 25, Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

Service: 8 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 25, Galilee Missionary Baptist

Celebration: 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 25; Freedom Park Fellowship; singing, testimonies with The Fredricks and others

Service: 8 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 25; Carpentersville Baptist

New year's, Watch night

New Jerusalem singers: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 31; First Church of the Nazarene;

Celebration of Praise: 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, First Ebenezer Baptist, Hephzibah

Wayne Williford and Good News: 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, Born Again Believers , North Augusta

Special events

Clothes giveaway: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today , Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

Melvin and Sarah Jones:10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday , Freedom Fellowship

Labyrinth walk: 6:45 p.m. Sunday ; Good Shepherd Episcopal; led by the Rev. Susan Terry

Labyrinth Retreat: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, Good Shepherd Episcopal; with Daria Woodside; lunch provided; registration suggested; 738-3386

Christian singles: 8-11 p.m. Saturdays, Westside High School; $5 for members, $7 for nonmembers; admission includes dance lessons from 7-8 p.m.; refreshments; 737-4944

Daily Word, Bible Telephone Readings: Call 855-9673 (Augusta), (706) 541-3639 (Lincolnton/Thomson) and (803) 442-9673 (Aiken)

PERFORMANCES

Music and Fellowship: 5 p.m. Sunday ; Mount Calvary Baptist; featuring area pastors and their music ministries

BYRD FAMILY: 6:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, WFXG-TV (Channel 54); 9 a.m. Sundays, Comcast Channel 4; 651-1971

Youths

Good Hope After school: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 722-1031

Anniversaries, Homecomings

Stone Springfield ame, wrens, Ga.: 34th choir anniversary; 4:30 p.m. Sunday ; with Cassetta Heard and the Sharon Baptist Male Choir