Faith calendar



PROGRAM: 5 p.m. Sunday; Mount Zion AME Zion; the Rev. Billy Smith, Sensational Nightingales and the Radio Angels.

CELEBRATIONS: 9:45 a.m. Sundays, through February; Jerusalem Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. Beotis Clark Jr.

PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 11; Spring Grove Missionary Baptist, Hephzibah; with Patricia Hicks.

PROGRAM: 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17; Mealing Grove Missionary Baptist, North Augusta.


FACING THE GIANTS SCREENINGS: 4 p.m. Sundays, through February; Anderson Center, Broad Street, Wrens, Ga.; free hot dogs, chips and soft drinks afterward; reservations required; Holding Forth Word of Life Ministry; (706) 547-9065.

VOORHEES COLLEGE DAY: 10 a.m. Sunday; Montmorenci Missionary Baptist, Montmorenci.

SUPER BOWL BASH: 6 p.m. Sunday; New Life Worship Center, Hephzibah; food, games, football.

ELDER ORDINATION: 3 p.m. Sunday; Strong Tower Christian Fellowship.

SWEETHEART'S BALL: 8 p.m. Friday; North Augusta Community Center, North Augusta; presented by REMA Connections Inc. of Macedonia Baptist; door prizes, games, music; (706) 364-6135.

VALENTINE'S BALL: 7:30 a.m. Friday; New Life Worship Center, Hephzibah; $25 singles, $40 couples 16 and older; (706) 796-7880.

ADULT FAITH FORMATION PROGRAM: DO YOU KNOW YOUR FAITH?: 9:15 a.m. Mass, 10 a.m. breakfast reception, 10:30 a.m. talk Saturday, Feb. 10; St. Mary on the Hill Catholic; with Monsignor Daniel J. Kutys; $5, $25 for talk and book U.S. Catholic Catechism for Adults; (706) 733-6627.

DEACON ORDINATION: 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11; Jerusalem Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. A. Darden Jr.

WINTER SOCIAL TEA: 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11; New Life Worship Center, Hephzibah; with Evelyn Chavers.

PRE-VALENTINE GATHERING: 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13; New Bethlehem Community Center; brief program, refreshments and door prizes; held by the alumni of the center.

THE GLOBAL IMPACT CELEBRATION: Noon Wednesday, noon Thursday, 11 a.m. Friday, 8 a.m. Saturday, 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 14-18; First Baptist of North Augusta; with more than 50 international missionaries; (803) 279-6370.

TRIP TO GEORGIA AQUARIUM: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17; with Gospel Water Branch Baptist, Evans; $20 children, $30 youth, $45 adults, $25 seniors; (706) 860-7091.

AFTER-SCHOOL BRIDGING PROGRAM: 4:30- 6:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, Good Hope Missionary Baptist.

GED CLASSES: 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist.


THE CRIBBS, NEW VISION: 7:30 p.m. today; Midland Gospel Singing Center, Gilbert, S.C.

WILLIFORD FAMILY SING: 6 p.m. today; Kendall Heights Church of God, Sandersville, Ga.

GOLD CITY QUARTET: 7 p.m. Friday; Trinity Baptist, Martinez; $10; (706) 863-1222.

PLAY, FIGHTING FOR MY CHILD: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10; Westside High School.

IVAN PARKER: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10; Talatha Baptist, Aiken; $10; (803) 649-9413.

ANITA RENFROE CONCERT: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10; Cedar Creek, Aiken; $12 groups of 10; $15 in advance, $20 at door;, (800) 965-9324.

PETER RICHARD CONTE: 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18; St. John United Methodist; part of the Concerts with a Cause series; benefits Sacred Heart Cultural Center.

COMEDY WITH KEN DAVIS: 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22; Warren Baptist; $10 adults, $5 students, $30 cap per family; $15 reserved seating adults and children; (706) 863-2905, ext. 136,

DAWN JACKSON AND PURE HEART: 10:30 a.m. Sunday, March 25; Christian Heritage, Graniteville; (803) 663-7504.

FREEDOM PRAISE: The Centurions singing and Frank Langston testifying 8 a.m. Monday; Comcast Channel 103, Knology Channel 96, Charter Channel 96, G-Force Channel 96, noncable Channel 16.


BETH MOORE SATELLITE SIMULCAST: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24; McCormick First Baptist, McCormick, S.C.; based on her book Get Out of That Pit; register by Feb. 14; lunch and preschool child care provided; (864) 391-2346.

BIBLE CLASSES: 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; New Creation Missionary Baptist; various teachers.


FAMILY AND FRIENDS' DAY: 3 p.m. Sunday; Christian Fountain Baptist.

MEN AND WOMEN DAY: 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11; Johnson Grove Baptist, Hephzibah; with the Rev. Clary Dishmond Jr.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS PROGRAM: 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25; Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry; with the Rev. Moses Anderson.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS' NIGHT: 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25; Jordan Grove Baptist; with the Rev. Adolph Hollis.

MERCY MINISTRIES BENEFIT DINNER: 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17; Vineyard Cafe, 3126 Parrish Road; corned beef and cabbage dinner; door prizes; benefits Homeless Day Center; (803) 279-8568.


SUMMERVILLE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Senior Mission anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sunday; Terrance Vandiver; 128th anniversary, 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25; the Rev. Marshall Stenson III.

ROCK OF AGES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor's anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11; with the Rev. Clinton T. Edwards.

beech branch baptist: Pastor's anniversary, 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12; for the Rev. Kenneth Davis.

FIRST BAPTIST, STAPLETON, GA.: Pastor's anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18; with the Rev. Gordon Thomas.

CHRISTIAN FOUNTAIN BAPTIST: Pastor Herman Jackson's anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25.

MEALING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25; with the Rev. Alvin Lewis.

ST. JOHN BAPTIST, LANGLEY: Pastor's 12th anniversary, 4 p.m. Sunday, April 22.; for Dr. Curtis J. Blocker.


FOR THE REV. CHARLES E. LACY: Pastor anniversary, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday; Pleasant Grove Baptist, Hephzibah; evangelist Vonghett Oatis and Mary Jones.

FOR THE REV. CHARLES E. LACY: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday; Pleasant Grove Baptist, Hephzibah; with Vonghett Oatis and Mary Jones, respectively.

FOR THE REV. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELL: 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18; Galilee Missionary Baptist, Beech Island; with Dr. Alex Pope.

FOR ISAIAH KIRKLAND: 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18; Live River Baptist; with the Rev. Melvin Ivey.


SUBSTANCE ABUSE HELP: Reformers Unanimous, 7 p.m. Fridays; Crossroads Baptist, Hephzibah.


CHRISTIAN SINGLES: 8-11 p.m. Saturdays, Westside High School; $5 for members, $7 for others; admission includes dance lessons from 7-8 p.m.; (706) 737-4944.



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