Faith Calendar

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WOMEN OF THE WORD FELLOWSHIP SERVICE: 11 a.m. today, Life in the River Worship Center

MEN'S AND WOMEN'S DAY: 2 p.m. Sunday, Johnson Grove Baptist, Hephzibah; with the Rev. Herman Jackson

ZACH POLLARD CLUB: 4 p.m. Sunday, Mount Olive Baptist, Evans; with Valerie Jackson

DEACON ORDINATION SERVICE: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, New Zion Hill Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. Frederick L. Patterson

APPRECIATION BANQUET: 7 p.m. Friday, Doubletree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway; with Dr. Johnny R. Hatney; (706) 798-5252

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15, Fairfield Baptist, Waynesboro; with Martris Mims; dinner

WOMEN'S DAY: 11 a.m. Feb. 15, Mount Olive Baptist, Evans; with Daisy McGrew

BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM: 5 p.m. Feb. 21, St. Paul Missionary Baptist; with the Rev. Eugene Johnson

FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 6 p.m. Feb. 28, Butler Creek African Methodist Episcopal


CHURCH LEADERSHIP, ADMINISTRATION, PERSONAL EVANGELISM: Nondenominational classes at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 weeks, Augusta School of Biblical Studies, 261 Flowing Wells Road, Martinez; (706) 284-3569

BIBLE STUDY: 7 p.m. Wednes-days, New Bread of Heaven, 1722 Olive Road; with the Rev. Robert McKinney

BIBLE STUDY: 7 p.m. Thursdays, Faith Tabernacle Charity; with the Rev. Robert McKinney


GOSPEL SING: 6 p.m. today, Gracewood Baptist

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

WINGATE UNIVERSITY CHOIR: 7 p.m. Sunday, Reid Memorial Presbyterian; psalms, hymns and spirituals; (706) 733-2275,

FREEDOM PRAISE: The Rev. Danny Wright singing 8 a.m. Monday, Comcast Channel 103, Knology Channel 96, Charter Channel 96, Atlantic Broadband Channel 96, noncable Channel 16

BYRD FAMILY: 6:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 a.m. Sundays, WFXG-TV; 7:30 a.m. Sundays, Knology Channel 6


SPRING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: Male chorus anniversary 5 p.m. today

ROCK OF AGES BAPTIST: Pastor anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jamestown Community Center, Hephzibah

MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST: Pastor's anniversary 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15, with the Rev. Reginald Jones; for the Rev. Clyde Hill Sr.

FIRST NEW HOPE BAPTIST: Pastor's anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15, with the Rev. Bobby Hankerson; for Dr. Larry Neal and Delois Neal

MOSES MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15, with the Rev. Johnny Hatney; mission's anniversary, 2:30 p.m. March 8, with the Rev. Moses Anderson

FIRST BAPTIST, STAPLETON, GA.: Pastor anniversary 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15, with Dr. Sam Davis

FIRST MOUNT MORIAH BAPTIST: Broadcast anniversary and 50-state rally 3 p.m. Feb. 22

MEALING GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: 2 p.m. Feb. 22, with the Rev. Curtis Blocker

OLIVE GROVE BAPTIST: Pastor's anniversary, 2 p.m. March 1, with the Rev. Willie Mincey; for the Rev. Robert F. Leverett


MOTHER'S DAY OUT PRESCHOOL: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Bible Cathedral, 1116 Furys Ferry Road, Evans; (706) 863-7090


FOR MARTRIS MIMS: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Thankful Baptist, Blythe, Ga.; with the Rev. Roscoe Perry; dinner

FOR THE REV. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELL: 3 p.m. Feb. 15; Galilee Missionary Baptist, Beech Island; with the Rev. Herman Bing



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