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Friday, Sept. 11, 2015

Theology on Tap speakers set

Theology on Tap is being held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at The Indian Queen, 2502 Wrightsboro Road.

Baptist churches merge

Crawford Avenue Baptist Church was in decline. Berea Baptist Church had more members than its building could hold. So the two merged and will join Sunday in their first combined service in Harrisburg.
By Lisa Kaylor

Churches find it difficult to keep up with Latino Catholic population

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - The St. John Paul II Pastoral Center, in the Archdiocese of Atlanta, was built in a hurry, to serve the many Latinos who labor at the poultry processing plants that form the ...
By Rachel Zoll

Fly your flag of joy

"Joy is the flag which is flown from the castle of the heart when the King is in residence." Don't you love this heartwarming saying?
By the Rev. G. Daniel McCall

Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

Pope speeds up, simplifies process for annulments

Pope speeds up, simplifies marriage annulment process; drops automatic appeal.
By Nicole Winfield

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

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Gene Norris: Be an encourager, like Barnabas

What Barnabas did for Paul was not easy. This side of heaven we will never know how much he was a source of encouragement for Saul to become Paul, our first theologian. The world has never been ...
By the Rev. Gene Norris

A Joyful Noise

Jason Crabb and Tye Tribbett will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, at Beulah Grove Baptist Church.

Pastor's son improves after anemia treatment

Alex Moore squirmed in his seat Thursday, grinning at his parents standing in the back of his classroom at New Hope Christian School. A year ago this scene wasn't possible.
By Lisa Kaylor

Church begins work on former school building

Demolition began last week on the renovation of the old Sue Reynolds School on Wrightsboro Road as Vineyard Community Church begins to turn it into its new home.
By Lisa Kaylor

Prayer and praise rally set for James Brown Arena

A Prayer and Praise Rally for America will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 13 at the James Brown Arena.

Friday, Aug 28, 2015

Steele: Call out, and God will toss you a lifeline

My efforts, regardless of their sincerity, were insufficient to bring about my deliverance. I was over my head and drowning, desperate for One to do for me what I could not do for myself. I cried ...
By the Rev. Kevin Steele

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Marriage workshop will be held at the Kroc Center

Marriage expert Joe Beam will lead a maximum marriage workshop on Aug. 29 at the Kroc Center.

Women share mission trip with children

Mary Grace Watwood wanted to go on a mission trip a year ago. She found Mustard Seed Communities, a home for abandoned and disabled children and children with HIV. This year she went back with her ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Conference intends to help churches prepare for spiritual battles

On Thursday, four billboards will light up across the area depicting fighter planes in a thunderstorm, controlled by a glowing-eyed skeleton. It will implore those who see it to "Prepare for War."
By Lisa Kaylor

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Vandalized church gets security cameras

The Metropolitan Community Church of Our Redeemer raised enough money through a Go Fund Me account to install security cameras after two incidents stemming from its support for gay marriage.
By Lisa Kaylor

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

A Joyful Noise

Brian Free and Assurance will perform at 6 p.m. Aug. 30 at Grace Baptist Church, 4945 Hardy McManus Road.

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Children learn about shofars

At Chabad of Augusta, Rabbi Zalman Fischer talked to children about how a shofar is used.

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