Faith Calendar

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LADIES CONFERENCE – IT’S TIME: Praise, worship, teaching, ministry 11 a.m. Nov. 16 to 1 p.m. Nov. 17, Gravatt Camp and Conference Center, 1006 Camp Gravatt Road, Aiken; Carolyn M Schneider, speaker; check-in 11 a.m. Nov. 16, lunch 12:30 p.m., first session 2 p.m.; sessions may be attended without overnight stay; no conference charge, lodging and meals $85; registration required; (706) 860-0944, (706) 829-2405

MAYOR’S PRAYER BREAKFAST: Prayer 8 a.m., breakfast 9 a.m. Tuesdays, breakfast reservations required – (706) 796-2091,; Nov. 19 Reid Memorial Presbyterian, 2261 Walton Way; Dec. 17 First Presbyterian Youth Center, 638 Greene St.

THE PINCKNEY SISTERS ANNIVERSARY: 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, Carey Hill Resource and Conference Center, 1591 Edgefield Road, North Augusta; many gospel artists ministering through song; free, open to the public; Willie Mims (803) 439-4122

CREATIVE IMPRESSIONS PRESENTS BEHOLD THE STAR 2013: 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, Maxwell Theatre; musical and dance production celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ and embodying the spirit of Christmas; 2 p.m. $15, $10 groups of 10 or more; 7 p.m. $20, $15 students; (706) 664-9022,,


THANKFUL BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Sanctuary Choir yard sale 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2; (706) 724-2187

GREEN BRANCH CHRISTIAN FAITH CENTER: Founder’s Day Celebration 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2; J. Alan Neal

NEW OLIVE BRANCH BAPTIST, BEECH ISLAND: Family & Friends Day 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, the Rev. Bill Smith and The Radio Angels, The Pinckney Sisters

NEW AND LIVING WAY APOSTOLIC, TRENTON, S.C.: Agape N Unity Fall Festival Saturday, Nov. 2, food, games, softball, voter registration, health screening

SPOKEN WORD CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES: Outdoor Camp Meeting 2014 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3

SHOWERS OF BLESSING PRAYER TEMPLE: Church anniversary – pre-anniversary musical 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2; anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, the Rev. David Williams

MCBEAN BAPTIST, WAYNESBORO, GA.: Concert featuring The Williamsons 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

IRON HILL ADVENT CHRISTIAN, DEARING: Gospel sing featuring The New Jerusalem Singers 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel singing featuring Jordan River and Midland Trio 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2

ALLEN CHAPEL MISSIONARY BAPTIST, WAYNESBORO, GA.: Usher anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, Eddie Fryer

GETHSEMANE BAPTIST: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, the Rev. Christopher Culbreth

FIRST BAPTIST, STAPLETON, GA.: Harvest celebration 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, Dr. Willie R. Rivers

FRANKLIN COVENANT BAPTIST: Sanctuary choir anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3

MOUNT CARMEL BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, the Rev. Howard Harden

VALLEY FAIR BAPTIST, GRANITEVILLE: Church anniversary 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, the Rev. T.C. Edwards; (803) 663-6866,

NEW BIRTH MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Church anniversary 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, Harry Tremble

ST. JOHN UNITED METHODIST: Concerts with a Cause Sundays, free; offering taken for charity; 3 p.m. Nov. 3 Vega String Quartet, for Christ Community Health Services; 10:30 p.m. Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Concert of Lessons and Carols with St. John’s Choirs and Orchestra, for United Methodist Children’s Home; 3 p.m. Feb. 23 Baroque Chamber Music featuring Bertamo, for New Bethlehem Community Center; 3 p.m. March 23 What a Hoot! instrumental and vocal music for Augusta Warrior Project

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST, AUGUSTA: First Sunday Film: The Welcome 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3; refreshments, discussion after screening; (706) 733-7939

TRINITY CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Men & Women’s Day celebration 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, Dr. Andrew Ray and Cynthia Butler McIntyre;

ST. PAUL’S: Evensong, music of George Sumsian and Michael Walsh 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, reception in Tyler Hall follows; Celtic evening prayer 5:30 p.m. Sundays; (706) 724-2485

TABERNACLE BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Fall Fire Revival 7 p.m. Thursdays, Nov. 7, 14 and 21, Dr. Lance Watson, Rudolph W. McKissick Jr., Dr. F. Bruce Williams; (706) 724-1230,

ST. AUGUSTINE’S EPISCOPAL: Lyon Appraisals and Sales, Martha B. Lyons, ASA, 1-5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, $10 for one appraisal; no jewelry, coins, stamps, Oriental rugs or sports memorabilia; fundraiser for the church

SILVERCREST BAPTIST: The Crowns and Kingdom Heirs Revival in concert 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8

VINEYARD COMMUNITY CHURCH OF AUGUSTA: Juvenile Justice Ministry orientation 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 9;

OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN: Craft fair and bake sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9

BATH PRESBYTERIAN, BLYTHE: Founders Day 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, hay rides, music by The Remedy, benefits Augusta Warrior Project, free admission, barbecue chicken dinners $8; (706) 592-0086

ST. MARK UNITED METHODIST: United Methodist Student Day event 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 10

CARPENTERSVILLE BAPTIST: Male chorus anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10; Men and Women’s Day 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 17

DOYLE GROVE BAPTIST: Men & Women Day 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. James O. Strowbridge

JORDAN BAPTIST, WILLISTON, S.C.: Church anniversary 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. Maurice Porter

MOUNT OLIVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Men and Women’s Day 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. Reginald Jones

ST. PAUL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Shoe Rally Day 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, choirs, soloists, praise teams and dancers invited to participate

HAMMOND GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Men’s and Women’s Day Celebration 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. Elliot Bing; youth Christmas program 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11

TRUST AND OBEY OUTREACH: Building Fund Rally 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, The Bright Stars, guests; (706) 231-7259

WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Church anniversary – 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, the Rev. Ralph Moore; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, the Rev. Myrtle Bussey; 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, Song Fest; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, Fall Festival; 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, Dr. Vanessee J. Burns; (706) 733-9430

LIGHTHOUSE TABERNACLE, BATH: Gospel singing, featuring Chosen and The Brazells 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16; (803) 593-0681

FALL-WINTER GRACE CORPS VOLUNTEER TRAINING: Grace Corps Session XIV of the Institute of Religion and Health begins 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, Trinity Hospital, Summerville Professional Building, 2258 Wrightsboro Road, Room 420; (706) 722-7656,

GALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Community holiday meals noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, accepting donations; (706) 724-4017

FAITH TEMPLE BAPTIST: Prophetic Impartation – The Power of Prayer 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22 and 23; Bernice Orange and Abia Williams; (706) 589-2689

NEW EXODUS BAPTIST: Church anniversary 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, Reginald S. Hinton Jr.

LIVE RIVER BAPTIST: Fundraising shopping trip to Sugarloaf Mills (outlet shopping) 7 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30; (706) 495-8342, (706) 231-3342

LAKEMONT PRESBYTERIAN: Window Into Challenge – parents of K4 through high school students invited to equip yourself and inspire children to develop lifelong skills to change the world through a Christian classical education 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7; (706) 294-5261,,

REDEEMER: Concert featuring Nashville, Tenn., recording artist Kim Hill 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8; tickets available online using Paypal or from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in church office; (706) 854-9797,,

MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Christmas program 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15; Christmas Eve service 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24; (706) 860-5616


CUMMING GROVE BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary for Norris V. Rouse 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, the Rev. James White Jr.

FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST, AUGUSTA: Pastor’s anniversary for the Rev. John Lockhart 2:20 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3

SPRINGHILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Pastor’s anniversary program 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. Clary Dishmond Jr.

YOUNG STORM BRANCH BAPTIST, WARRENVILLE: Pastoral anniversary for Shirley Holston 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, the Rev. Chris Williams


AFTER-SCHOOL TUTORIAL & ENRICHMENT: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Good Hope Missionary Baptist; (706) 722-2779

CELEBRATE RECOVERY: 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays, First Assembly of God, 1613 Fenwick St., supper 6 p.m., (706) 738-5532; 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Calvary Temple Assembly of God, 3343 Peach Orchard Road, dinner 5:45 p.m., (706) 592-6744

FIRST BAPTIST, NORTH AUGUSTA: SOLA; authentic worship and sound biblical teaching, atmosphere engaging to all walks of life; doors open 6 p.m., service 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays; coffee, snacks provided; casual dress; parking behind administration building; child care available;,

FREE TUTORING: 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Beulah Grove Baptist, 1434 Poplar St.

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

HOMEWORK HELP/TUTORING AND BIBLE STUDY: 5:45 p.m. Thursdays, PATH Worship Center, 1405 Marks Church Road; free meal; (706) 736-4581, (706) 736-6394, preachingandteaching,

THE ONE COMMAND: 10 a.m. to noon second, fourth Saturdays; Christ Church Unity, 2301 Central Ave.; (706) 738-2458



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