Originally created 02/11/06

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.

SPECIAL EVENTS

BAPTIST MEN'S DAY: 11 a.m. Sunday; Hillcrest Baptist; with Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver

VALENTINE'S DAY EVENT: 7 p.m. Tuesday; New Life Worship Center, Hephzibah; $25; food, singing and dancing; semiformal attire; 796-7880

THE IRANIAN FACTOR: 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; Augusta Jewish Community Center, Evans; with Dr. Aman Kay

AFRICAN-AMERICAN FESTIVAL: 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; Smith-Hazel Recreation Center, Aiken; with quietSTORM; $10

50 STATES RALLY: 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25; Richmond Hill Baptist

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF PAUL: GREECE AND EPHESUS: Oct. 19-28; 10-day tour sponsored by St. Paul's Episcopal, includes four-day Greek island tour; $2, 895; deposit due April 1; balance due June 15; 724-2485, ext. 215

DAILY WORD, BIBLE TELEPHONE READINGS: 855-9673 (Augusta), (706) 541-3639 (Lincolnton/Thomson) and (803) 442-9673 (Aiken)

BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAMS

RICHMOND HILL BAPTIST: 11 a.m. Sunday; food

FROST BRANCH BAPTIST: 11 a.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Willie Patten Jr.

MT. OLIVE BAPTIST, EVANS: 4 p.m. Sunday; with Dr. Yvonne Shaw

RUNS MISSIONARY BAPTIST: 8 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Carlton Howard

FIRST EBENEZER BAPTIST, HEPHZIBAH: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with Garry Kerr

GIBSON GROVE BAPTIST, WASHINGTON, GA.: 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Joseph Williams Sr.

ORDINATIONS

THE REV. DEACON CHRISTOPHER MANUELE ORDINATION: 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, St. Ignatius of Antioch Melkite Greek Catholic

PERFORMANCES

AUGUSTA SYMPHONY WOODWIND TRIO: 4 p.m. Sunday; Reid Memorial Presbyterian

GOSPEL EXTRAVAGANZA: 3 p.m. Sunday; Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel, Paine College

THE PERRYS: 7 p.m. Thursday; Sherwood Baptist; love offering

DIXIE CARAVANS: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18; Purvis Community Center, Highway 17, between Wrens and Thomson

AMERICAN CHRISTIAN BANDSTAND: 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22; Evans Community Baptist

WAYNE WILLIFORD AND GOOD NEWS: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24; Eastwood Church of God, Swainsboro, Ga.

SEVEN negro sermons in verses: 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25; Jenkins CME; with choir from Harmony Baptist

DAWN JACKSON AND PURE HEART: 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 26; Aiken First Assembly of God

FREEDOM PRAISE: The Georgia Boys and Sally Swanigan 8 a.m. Monday; Comcast Channel 103, Knology Channel 96, Charter Channel 96, G-Force Channel 96, noncable Channel 16

FUNDRAISERS

100 WOMEN IN RED/100 MEN IN BLACK: 2 p.m. Sunday; Frost Branch Baptist, Elko, S.C.; with the Rev. Joseph Williams Sr.

WOMEN'S DAY PROGRAM: 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; Mt. Olive Baptist, Evans; with the Rev. Alice E. Dunn and soloists Bernadette Cleare and Rumane Samuels

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 2 p.m. Sunday; North Augusta Baptist

TASTE OF NORTH AUGUSTA: 7-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25; North Augusta Community Center; silent and live auctions; food prepared by local celebrities; $40 per person or $300 for corporate tables of eight; to benefit the Center for Care and Counseling; (803) 819-9021

REVIVALS

CALVARY BAPTIST, WRIGHTSVILLE, GA.: 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26; 7 p.m. Feb. 27-March 1; with the Rev. Stacy Williford

LAKE PARK BAPTIST: 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26; 7 p.m. Feb. 27-March 1; with the Rev John Bryan

MCELMURRAY TABERNACLE BAPTIST: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27-March 3; with the Rev. Robert L. Meyers

SEMINARS

GODLY WOMEN IN RELATIONSHIPS: 8:30 a.m. today; Rose Grove Baptist; with Delores Hankerson and Georgette T. Magwood; breakfast, lunch, door prizes; $20; 631-2265

MEN'S HEALTH CONFERENCE 2006: 8 a.m. to noon today; Pleasant Grove Baptist; Edgefield, S.C.; lunch, blood pressure checks

KINGDOM OF GOD AND FINANCES: 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; Crown Christian Center, Aiken

women in red: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; Mt. Transfiguration Baptist, North Augusta; with Vicki Abraham

WORLD RELIGIONS COURSE: 6-8 p.m. Feb. 23-May 4; Augusta Baptist Association Office; $185, plus textbooks; registration required by Wednesday, Feb. 22; held by the Seminary Extension and Lay Training Center of Augusta; 736-1211

PASTOR APPRECIATION

FOR THE REV. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELL: 3 p.m. Sunday, Fed. 19; Galilee Baptist, Beech Island; with Dr. David Easterling; dinner

ANNIVERSARIES, HOMECOMINGS

ROCK OF AGES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor anniversary; 4 p.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Quincy Fortson; meeting at Jamestown Community Center, Hephzibah

COBB GROVE BAPTIST: Pastor aid ministry anniversary; 2:30 p.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Clarence Hill

HAZEL GROVE BAPTIST, BEECH ISLAND: Youth choir anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday

BEACH BRANCH BAPTIST, SARDIS, GA.: Pastoral anniversary; 11 a.m. Sunday; with the Rev. Robert Stokes

CORINTH BAPTIST: 2 p.m. Sunday

st. phillip baptist: Deaconess anniversary; 11 a.m. Sunday; with Dr. Gracie L. Jackson

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: 99th church anniversary, 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Bennie Holmes; dinner served after program

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST: Pastor anniversary; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Frederick D. Favors

MONTMORENCI MISSIONARY BAPTIST: 4 p.m. Sunday, FEB. 19; performance of Who Killed the Church

MORNING STAR BAPTIST: Mission anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Gary Hammond

FIRST BAPTIST, STAPLETON, GA.: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Marvin McRae

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Pastor anniversary; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; with the Rev. Lyndon Heath

MEALING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Mission anniversary; 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26; with the Rev. Limuer Myers

CHRISTIAN FOUNTAIN BAPTIST: Pastor anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26

NORTH AUGUSTA BAPTIST: Youth choir anniversary; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26

YOUTH

SERVICE: 8 a.m. Sunday; Runs Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. Stevie Berry