Originally created 12/16/06

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 (706) 722-7403 or mail to Faith Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

SEASONAL

I HEARD THE BELLS ON CHRISTMAS DAY: Dinner 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. today-Sunday ; Crossbridge Baptist

TWO FROM GALILEE: 6:30 p.m. today-Sunday ; West Acres Baptist, Evans; Broadway-style musical about the birth of Jesus

WALK-THROUGH BETHLEHEM VILLAGE: 6-8 p.m. today-Sunday ; Martinez United Methodist

Play, What Child is This?: 5:30 p.m. today ; Silver Bluff Baptist; candlelight communion service, 6 p.m. Sunday

SHINING FOR JESUS CHRISTMAS BANQUET: 7 p.m. today ; Word of Faith Christian Fellowship; with Fred Turner; $10 adults, $5 ages 9 and younger; semiformal fundraiser; (706) 722-2603

CHRISTMAS CONCERT: Christmas cantata, 7 p.m. today ; worship service, 10 a.m., 4:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 24

ADVENT AT ST. MARK: Choir cantata 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday, St. Mark United Methodist, Washington Road; (706) 736-8185

MUSICAL, HE REIGNS FOREVER: 6 p.m. Sunday, New Life Worship Center, Hephzibah

MUSICALS: 6 p.m. Sunday ; Curtis Baptist; with adult choir and orchestra

LIVING NATIVITY: 4:30 p.m. Sunday ; Good Shepherd Baptist, 1714 Olive Road

CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS: 4 p.m. Sunday ; Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 902 Hitchcock Drive, Aiken; featuring carols and music for choir, hand bells, soloists, organ, and instrumentalists

THERE'S A GIFT FOR YOU ON THE TREE: 3 p.m. Sunday ; Rock of Ages Missionary Baptist, meeting at Jamestown Community Center, Hephzibah; Christmas program, free gifts, dinner

GERMAN CHRISTMAS SERVICE: 6 p.m. Sunday ; Lutheran Church of Ascension;

ADULT CANTATA: 11 a.m. Sunday, Pine Grove Baptist, Bath ; children's Christmas program 7 p.m.

MUSICAL, CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION: 6 p.m. Sunday ; Servants of God Baptist; with saxophonist Jonathan Kilgore; New Year's Eve service 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31

ORGAN CONCERT: 2:30 p.m. Sunday ; St. Teresa of Avila, Grovetown; reception, light treats

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: 4 p.m. Sunday ; Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION: 5 p.m. Sunday ; The Place ; held by New Destiny Ministries; with the Rev. Tonita Cody

CHRISTMAS CONCERT: 6 p.m. Sunday ; Elim Baptist; rehearsal today

CHRISTMAS CHINA BANQUET: 6:30 p.m. Sunday ; Woodlawn United Methodist; $30; Christmas caroling 4:45 p.m. Wednesday ; dinner, $5, at 6:45 p.m.; (706) 863-5259

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: 7 p.m. Wednesday ; Zion Fair Missionary Baptist

LIVING NATIVITY: 6:30-9 p.m. Wednesday-Friday ; Cliffwood Presbyterian, 2525 Lumpkin Road

CHRISTMAS CD RELEASE CONCERT: 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 23; True Vine Missionary Baptist; with saxophonist Grady Allen

CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE: 6 p.m., Bible Cathedral, Evans

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 24; Frost Branch Baptist, Elko, S.C.; watch night service, 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; with the Rev. Joseph Williams Sr.

NEW YEAR'S EVE SERVICE: 10 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; Hammond Grove Baptist, North Augusta; with the Rev. James Abraham

WATCH NIGHT WORSHIP SERVICE: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; Springfield Baptist; with the Rev. Ron Wasiluk

WATCH NIGHT SERVICE: 10 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; Solid Rock Baptist, Appling; with the Rev. Daniel Ramsey ;

watch night service:

10 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; Science Hill Baptist, Trenton, S.C.; with the Rev. Joseph Williams Sr.

SOUTHERN SONGMASTERS QUARTET: 9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 31; Purvis Community Center, Thomson; with Fairhaven Quartet

EVENTS

AN EVENING OF EXCELLENCE: 6 p.m. today ; Macedonia Baptist; with Alfonzo Jackson, Derrick Monk and Dr. J. Calvin Alberty

FAMILY AND FRIENDS NIGHT: 5 p.m. today ; Zion Fair Missionary Baptist

CLOTHES GIVEAWAY: 9 a.m. today ; Gethsemane Missionary Baptist

BIRTHDAY RALLY: 6 p.m. today ; candlelight communion 6 p.m. Sunday, Runs Missionary Baptist, Beech Island

PERFORMANCES

CAROLING AT THE CORRAL: His Voice, 6-9 p.m. Monday ; Golden Corral, 3010 Peach Orchard Road

FUNDRAISERS

BOY SCOUTS PANCAKE BREAKFAST: 8 a.m. today ; New Life Worship Center; $5; held by troop 128; (706) 796-7880