Special servicesLight of Life Community Church will hold a Friends and Family Day on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 10:30 a.m., featuring guest speaker the Rev. Brandon Clay.


New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, Belvedere, will hold a Praising God and Testimony Service at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6. Special guests will be the Johnson Sisters and Elder King David Johnson. For more information, call 645-6621.


New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, Belvedere, will hold a Brethrens of Unity in the Community Service at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7. Guests will be the Miracle Outreach Ministries Choir and Ladies in Prayer. For information, call 645-6621.


The congregations of South Aiken Presbyterian Church and Friendship Baptist Church will worship together on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. at Friendship Baptist, 515 Richland Ave. E. The Rev. Dr. Christopher Crotwell of South Aiken will preach and the South Aiken choir, under the direction of Phillip Hare, will sing.


The Piney Grove Baptist Church, Perry, will celebrate its Annual Family and Friends/Memorial Day Service on Sunday, Oct. 7, at 11 a.m. Pastor Donald Bookard and the Welcome Traveler Baptist Church Family will be in charge of the service. For more information, call 215-2991.


Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church, 96 Edisto St., Johnston, will have special guests the Rev. Roger Gardner and The Bridge Church Choir at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 30. The public is invited.


Cornerstone Baptist Church on Hitchcock Parkway (turn at Wando Ridge Road into Hitchcock Crossing) in Aiken will hold morning worship on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 10:45 a.m. Pastor Darrell Engle will deliver his sermon from John 12:1- 11 titled “We Would See Jesus.” Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Nursery and Children’s Church for ages 3 through first grade is provided. In lieu of the regular Sunday evening worship service, the church is holding Life App’s Bible Study at the church and in the homes of parishioners from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Call the church for the nearest location. For more information, call 642-6822.


Silver Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Williston, will hold its annual Seniors Appreciation Day on Sunday, Oct. 7, beginning with Sunday School at 10 a.m. and continuing with worship services at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome to come to worship as the church honors its senior citizens of the church. The Rev. Freddie L. Bush is pastor.


Pastor Steve Taylor will continue a sermon series on “The Voice” on Sunday, Sept. 30, at Grace Church of Aiken, 144 Talatha Church Road, during the 9:45 a.m. service. During the service Pastor Don Soule will serve as worship leader. A supervised nursery is available during all services. At 11 a.m., there will be a variety of Sunday school classes. Classes are available for adults, college and career young adults, and ladies. Grace Fellowship will meet in the church’s pavilion facility at 11 a.m. Taylor will continue his sermon series “Things That Make the devil Laugh” at 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.gracechurchaiken.com.


Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold its annual United States Rally on Sunday, Oct. 7, at 8 a.m. The Rev. Anthony Gadson, founder and pastor of Liberty Christian Fellowship in Waynesboro, Ga., will be the guest speaker. Everyone is asked to wear red, white and blue.


Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will hold a service at 10:30 a.m. titled “Are We a Biblical Nation?” on Sunday, Sept. 30. The service will be led by Naomi Frost-Hewitt, who will offer a thought-provoking message on the Judeo-Christian sacred text and its influence on our identity as Americans. Way Cool Sunday School will be held at 10:30 a.m. Childcare is provided. For more information, visit www.AikenUUChurch.org.


Family and Friends Day will be held at the Ocean Grove Baptist Church on Sunday, Sept. 30, beginning with Sunday school at noon, followed by activities and fellowship. For more information, call 649-7098. The Rev. Joseph B. Williams Sr. is pastor.


Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold morning worship on Sunday, Sept. 30, beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Pastor James L. Young will bring the message “Love Because God Loves” from 1 John 4:7-21. Evening worship begins at 6 p.m. and Pastor Young will continue with the series “Stories From The Bible” from Judges 15. For more information, call (803) 663-7601.


RevivalsNew Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, Belvedere, will have revival services on Friday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. The special guests will be the Rev. Louise Lowman, Apostle Sandy Brooks and the Rev. Meyers. For more information, call 645-6621.


Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave., will be in revival Oct. 2 through 4 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Troy Johnson and Bishop Sean Elder Sr. will be the guest preacher. Thelma Robinson will be the guest psalmist. For more information, call 644-3995.


Break Free Christian Worship Center, 1714 North Leg Court, Augusta, will host a three-night revival Oct. 1 through 3 at 7 p.m. nightly to celebrate its First-year Founder’s Day. Everyone is encouraged to come out and experience a mighty move of God through worship and word. For more information, call (888) 523-1555 or 443-1164. The Rev. T.L. Reddick is the pastor.


Spring Branch Baptist Church, Centerwood Road, Windsor, will hold its revival Oct. 8 through 11 at 6 p.m. nightly with special music. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tommy Richardson.


Anniversaries/homecomingsHillcrest Baptist Church, 4284 Williston Road, Williston, will hold Homecoming services at on Sunday, Oct. 7, from 10:45 a.m. to noon. Dinner will follow services.


The New Beginning Baptist Church, 4000 Trolley Line Road, will hold a 21st Church Anniversary service at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7. For more information, call 522-4426.


The male chorus of Old Rosemary Baptist Church will celebrate its anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14. For more information, call 649-7448 or email oldrosemary@gmail.com.


Old Rosemary Baptist Church will celebrate the Rev. Henry Curry Jr.’s 23rd pastoral anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21. The guest speaker will be the pastor of Republican Grove Baptist Church in Edgefield. For more information, call 648-7448 or email oldrosemary@gmail.com.


Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave., will celebrate the 19th pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Douglas Slaughter on Sunday, Oct. 7, at 7:45 a.m. The guest preacher will be the Rev. Troy Johnson. The Rev. Paul Bush will preach at 11 a.m. For more information, call the church office at 644-3995.


Bean Pond Missionary Baptist Church, 437 South Hankinson St., Jackson, will celebrate its 137th Church anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 11 a.m. Guest speaker for the occasion will be Rev. Henry Ingram of Hazel Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Beech Island. The Rev. Dr. David Easterling is the pastor.


Carpentersville Baptist Church War Cry Choir will celebrate its anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. For more information, call 279-2501.


Break Free Christian Worship Center, 1714 North Leg Court, Augusta, will celebrate its First-year Founder’s Day at the McDuffie-Wood Community Center, 3431 Old McDuffie Road, Augusta. This celebration will begin with praise and worship at 3 p.m. The Rev. Stevie W. Berry, pastor of Runs Missionary Baptist Church in Beech Island and of New Exodus in Augusta, will be the guest speaker for the evening. Dinner will be served immediately following this service. For more information, call (888) 523-1555 or 443-1164. The Rev. T.L. Reddick is the pastor.


Aiken Congregational Holiness Church, 1611 Park Ave., will hold its homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 30, starting at 10:30 a.m. with speaker the Rev. Lonnie Brazell and Praise Team from Aiken Church. For more information, call 295-6506. The Rev. Jeffery Taylor is pastor.


Spring Branch Baptist Church, Centerwood Road in Windsor, will hold its homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 14, with Kingdom Heirs Revival. Everyone is welcome.


Music/dramasMidland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert, will hold a Gospel Sing at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, featuring Mercy’s Rain and Gabriel’s Call. A love offering will be accepted and refreshments will be served. For more information, call Earl Outlaw at (803) 657-5373.


The Anointed Youth Voices for Christ Community is now enrolling new members. The choir is led in the spirit of Jesus Christ and is open to youth ages 7 to 17. Rehearsals are held the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. For more information, call 649-9565 or email tj4u15@yahoo.com.?


The LeFevre Quartet will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Trinity Baptist Church, 4594 Columbia Road, Martinez, Ga. Admission is a love offering only. For more information, call (706) 829-6618 or (706) 829-5628.


A musical program will be held at Zion Hill Baptist Church of Wagener on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 3 p.m. Groups performing will be CBA Male Chorus of Wagener, Sis. Shirley Glover of Aiken and Men of Praise of Columbia. All are welcome. The Rev. James Reynolds is the pastor. For more information, call (803) 564-5060.


Charlotte Ritchie will be in concert at the Souls Harvest Church of God on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 11 a.m. The church is located on Atomic Road in Jackson, next door to Jackson Middle School.


Gospel singing with The Gloryland Singers will be held on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 6 p.m. at Spring Branch Baptist Church, Centerwood Road, Windsor. Everyone is welcome.


MiscellaneousThe St. John Food Bank will be open on the third and fourth Saturday of the month from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at St. John Baptist Church, 286 Huber Clay Road, Langley. For more information, call 593-4186.


Young Storm Branch Baptists Church will hold an intercessory prayer class beginning on Monday, Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. or Thursday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. It is a six-week program. For more information, call Hope Spires at 646-9506.


A Wednesday night Bible study and supper will be offered to the community at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 160 Merovan Drive, North Augusta, from 6 until 8 p.m. There is no charge for the supper, although donations are appreciated. Nursery is provided. For more information, call 341-0075.


Saint James Lutheran Church, 200 Laurel Drive, Graniteville, will resume Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.


The 2012 God’s Masterpiece Women’s Conference at Greater Young Zion Baptist Church will be held Oct. 11 through 13. This year’s theme is “A Ruby by Design.” There will be teaching and worship services every day at noon and 6:30 p.m. Registration is going on now and is free to the public. For more information, call the church office at (706) 724-1720


Carpentersville Baptist Church, 415 Carpentersville Road, North Augusta, will sponsor its annual Fall Community Outreach on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Free health screenings will be given. Other booths will include clothing, school supplies and haircuts. Food will be served. For more information, contact the Rev. Monica Cofer or Pamela Corley at 279-2501.


HPJ Provision for the Vision presents the 2012 Prophetic Crusade at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, at New Beginning Ministries, 317 Williston Road, Beech Island. Bishop Hezekiah Pressley Jr. will be the speaker. For information, call 514-0930.


First Friday Fellowship will be held at Strong Tower Christian Fellowship on Friday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. Pastor Dr. Hardie Davis and the Abundant Life Worship Center Family of Hephzibah will be the special guests. This is a free event, and all are welcome to attend. Strong Tower is located at 2805 Wylds Road in Augusta where Pastor Anthony K. Holland is the Pastor. For more information, call (706) 737-6712.


The Men’s Ministry of Park Missionary Baptist Church, 144 Douglas Drive, Beech Island, will present its 22nd Annual 100 Men In Black program at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, at the church. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Augustus Washington, pastor of Joshua Generation of Trenton. For more information, call the church at (803) 827-3896.


Grace Church of Aiken is hosting a free community-wide yard sale on the church grounds on Saturday, Oct. 6. There is no charge to participate in the yard sale, but participants must provide their own tables, price their own items, man their space and dispose of any unsold items. Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants can set up their tables from 6 to 7 a.m. on the day of the sale. The sale will start at 7 a.m. and end at noon. To reserve a space, call Pastor Don Soule at 292-1292. Located at 144 Talatha Church Road, the church is hosting the sale as a way of getting to know the people who reside around the church.


Charles Wesley United Methodist Church will hold a post-Bible study for the “Just Give Me Jesus” Crusade with a video-based study titled “The Vision of his Glory” on Revelation by Ann Graham Lotz. Everyone is invited to this study in the Fellowship Hall, which begins Monday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. and ends Monday, Nov. 12. Each session is two hours, and the cost is $7 for the workbook.


St. John Baptist Church, 286 Huber Clay Road, Langley, will be having a yard sale on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. to noon. Space rental will be $10. For more information, call 646-8612.


The Gospel of Luke will be read at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church in Gloverville each Sunday beginning the sirst Sunday of Advent. “The Gospel of Luke” program will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sr. Mary Hugh Mauldin, from Charlotte, N.C., will present and provide an overview of the Gospel, along with resources for study of the Gospel. There is no charge. All are welcome.


All middle and high school students are invited to a block party on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 7 p.m. at the Souls Harvest Church of God in Jackson, next door to the middle school on Atomic Road. There will be a free concert by Steel Cross. Free food, games and Christian counseling will be available.


The 2012 Ladies Retreat will be held at Unity Holiness Church, Highway 19, at 6 p.m. on Oct. 8, 9 and 10. The guest speaker and music will be by Faye Ricesinger. Refreshments will be served each night. Men are welcome, too. For more information, call 649-2392 or 648-5870.


The Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church will have a barbecue chicken plate sale on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. The plate will consist of a half barbecue chicken, potato salad and bread. The cost will be $7.


ServicesSouthside Freewill Baptist Church, 1411 East Pine Log Road, will hold services at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. every Sunday and at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. For more information, call 627-6725.


Mount Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m., followed by worship services at 10 a.m. For more information, call 278-4051.


Montmorenci Missionary Baptist Church, Montmorenci, will hold Sunday school at 8:45 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. Bible study is held at noon on Wednesdays.


Grace Covenant Church of God, 703 N. Main St., New Ellenton, will hold prayer meetings on Tuesday at 10 a.m., Wednesday night services at 7:15 p.m., Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday worship service at 10:50 a.m. and Sunday night service at 6 p.m.


Family Life Worship Center, Highway 78, will hold Sunday morning prayer at 10:30 a.m., Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m. and Sunday evenings services at 6 p.m. Wednesday night Bible study will be held at 7:30 p.m. First Sunday evening will hold communion at 6 p.m., fourth Sunday youth day will be held at 11 a.m. For more information, call 641-0218 or visit www.familylifeaiken.com.


New Light Christian Fellowship Center, North Hills Shopping Center, 401 W. Martintown Road, Suite 133, North Augusta, will hold Bible study on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship services at 11:15 a.m. There will also be a daily noon day prayer. For more information, call 202-0808.


Kedron Baptist Church will hold worship service at 11 a.m., evening worship at 7 p.m. and Wednesday prayer service at 7 p.m.


New Life SDA Church, 804 Collins Ave., will hold a Step Fast Lifestyle Seminar the first Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m.


First Providence Baptist Church, 315 Barton Road, North Augusta, offers senior Bible study each Wednesday at noon, prayer service at 6:30 p.m. and Bible study at 7 p.m.


Young Storm Branch Baptist Church, Langley, provides a clothes closet for anyone in need. For more information, call Dorothy Young at (706) 399-8117.


Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave., offers a series of Bible classes on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. On Wednesdays, there are also classes for ages 3 to 11. For more information, call 502-1518.


The Seventh-day Adventist Church, 217 Gregg Ave., will hold Bible study on Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m.


The Clothes Closet at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 117 Hard St., Graniteville, is open from 10 a.m. to noon every Saturday. Clothes are free. For more information, call Ann Mayer at 663-7440.


First Baptist Church of North Augusta will hold T.N.T. (Tuesday Nights Together), a Bible study for single adults, every Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the church’s administration building at 625 Georgia Ave. For more information, call Connie Franks at 279-6370.


MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) will meet in the fellowship hall at South Aiken Presbyterian Church on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. All mothers of children age birth through kindergarten are welcome. Child care will be provided. RSVP to the church office at 648-9574.


Verse by Verse Bible Study meets Thursdays at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church of North Augusta. For more information, call 279-6370.


Providence Presbyterian Church will hold worship services on Sunday at 11 a.m. For more information, call 257-2334.


A Christ Centered Recovery program will meet at Cedar Creek Church from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and from 6 to 9 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call the church at 649-3096.


Second Baptist Church will offer SPIRIT Institute Biblical Studies with Growing Strong in God’s Family on Monday, Young Adults/Evangelism on Tuesday, Church Leadership/Spiritual and Bible Teacher Development and Debt Management and Night Youth Bible Study on Wednesday. All classes meet at 7 p.m. For more information, call 644-3994.


The Healing Center of the CSRA meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at 2799 Whiskey Road, Fountain of Life Fellowship, every Monday to minister healing and deliverance to those in need, including those with scheduled surgery. Call 221-1701 or visit www.healingcenterofcsra.com.


First Providence Baptist Church, 315 Barton Road, North Augusta, has senior Bible study each Wednesday at noon, prayer service at 6:30 p.m. and Bible study at 7 p.m.


Mount Anna Baptist Church, 2612 Banks Mill Road, will hold Sunday worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday Bible study will be held at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday Bible study will be held at noon. For more information, call 648-7017.


Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold Sunday services to included Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Sunday night service will be held at 6 p.m. For more information, call 663-7601.


Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Old Powderhouse Road, will hold Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 11 a.m. Sundays, evening service at 6:30 p.m., Bible study on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and children’s programs at 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, call 642-6715.


Fountain of Living Waters, 275 Flint Drive, Warrenville, will hold its church services on Sunday at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Tuesdays at 7 p.m. For more information, call 226-2800.


Temple of God Ministries, 587 Holiness Church Road, Wagener, will hold Sunday services at 4 p.m., Wednesday night Bible study at 7 p.m., and Thursday night empowerment class at 7 p.m. For more information, call 260-0771 or 564-6988.


Mount Sinai Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m., followed by worship services at 10 a.m. Bible study will be held on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. The pastor is the Rev. Sammie L. Williams.


Biker Church will be held at the Midland Valley Community Nazarene Church, 3526 Jefferson Davis Highway, Clearwater, will meet on the second Friday of every month. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for fellowship and service starts at 7 p.m. in the Teen Building. Ride the bike or bring the car. For more information, call Wayne Cheselka at (706) 373-1380.


The Mount Harris Baptist Church will hold its weekly service on Sunday at 11 a.m. beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Morning glory prayer will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m., Sunday prayer will be held at 9 a.m. and Wednesday prayer will be held at 6 p.m. followed by Bible study at 6:30 a.m.


Memorial Baptist Church, 3100 Vaucluse Road, will hold Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. and worship service at 10:30 a.m. every Sunday. Bible study and prayer services will be held Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 648-3244.


Sardis Baptist Church, Salley, will hold its regular morning services every Sunday beginning with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship services at 11 a.m. Every Wednesday is a weekly Bible study at 7 p.m.


Charles Wesley United Methodist Church, 3510 Trolley Line Road, will hold Sunday morning services at 11 a.m. Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m.


St. John Baptist Church, Langley, will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. each Sunday and Bible study on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Curtis J. Blocker Sr. is pastor. For more information, call 648-7602.


St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Gray Mare Hollow Road, will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m., following church service at 10 a.m., every second and fourth Sunday. For more information, call 652-2061.


Ashley Grove Baptist Church, 323 Ashley Grove Road, will hold Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. and Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Bible study will be held on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.


Aiken Congregational Holiness Church, 1611 Park Ave., will hold Bible study every Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m. Evening service will be held at 6 p.m. For more information, call 641-6596.


Beaver Dam Baptist Church will hold Sunday service the second and fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m. For more information, call 640-0220.


Full Gospel Praise and Deliverance Center, 116 Fellowship Lane, will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday service at 11:30 a.m., Monday prayer service at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday Bible study from 7 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 642-2516 or 649-1201.


Cedar Branch Baptist Church of Windsor will have church service every Sunday at 11 a.m. with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and Bible study every Saturday at 10 a.m. For more information, call 641-0116 or 642-5246.


Hayden Baptist Church, 175 Hayden Road, will hold worship services on the first, second, third and fourth Sunday of each month, beginning with Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. Bible study/young adult ministry will be held each Wednesday night at 7 p.m. For more information, call 649-0313.


Covenant Deliverance Ministries will hold a miracles, healing and deliverance service the first Sunday of every month at 6 p.m. For more information, call (706) 793-9916. Jordan Sherman is the pastor.


Union Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., and Bible study will be held on Wednesday nights at 6 p.m. The Rev. David R. Williams, pastor. For more information, call 642-2211.


Providence Presbyterian Church will hold traditional worship with biblical preaching on Sundays at 11 a.m. For more information, call 257-2334 or visit www.aikenopc.org.


Miracle Temple of Deliverance, 342 Jefferson Davis Highway, will hold services Sundays at 11 a.m., Sunday school at 10 a.m., noon day prayer every Wednesday and Bible study and healing services will be held Thursdays at 7 p.m.


The Tabernacle of Joy will hold worship services at its new location at 820 Park Ave. Family Bible Institute (F.B.I.) is held at 9 a.m., intercessory prayer is at 10:15 a.m. and Sunday worship is at 10:30 a.m. Bishop J. Raymond Mackey I is the senior pastor.


Driven by the Spirit Motorcycle Ministry meets at the Midland Valley Community Church on Sundays at 9 a.m., and biker Bible study is held Sunday at 6 p.m. Fellowship is every second and fourth Friday. For more information, call Wayne Cheselka at (706) 373-1380 or email wcheselka@comcast.net.


Old Zion Hill Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., Bible study at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays and the Women of Purpose Bible Study will be held on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. The Rev. Ronald Thurmond is the pastor. For more information, call 642-9148.


Rosa Hill Baptist Church, 89 Little Rock Road, will hold worship services on the second and fourth Sunday of each month beginning with Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. Bible study is every Tuesday at 6 p.m. For more information, call 649-7525.


Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church will hold third Sunday service at 10:45 a.m. and fourth Sunday service at 4 p.m.


The new Sunday service schedule for St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church is 7:45 a.m. Rite I, no music; 9 a.m. Rite II, contemporary music; 10 a.m. Christian Formation, all ages; and 11 a.m. Rite II, traditional music.


New Beginning Baptist Church, 4000 Trolley Line Road, will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11:30 a.m. every Sunday and Bible study and prayer meeting will be held on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Praise and worship will be held on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Pastor James Jackson at 522-4426.


Kingdom Life Worship Center, at 52 Aiken Blvd., Warrenville, holds enrichment services on Saturdays at 5 p.m. and worship services on Sundays at 10 a.m. Elder Jerry and Phyllis Adams are the pastors. For more information, call the church at 663-9222.


Grace Presbyterian Church, 49 Varden Drive, will hold Sunday worship at 10:50 a.m., Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and youth group on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.grace-of-aiken.com. Dr. Gordon Reed (stated supply) is the pastor.


Crown Christian Center, 720 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, featuring Bishop Finace Bush Jr., will hold services Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., and Bible study on Wednesday at 7 p.m. For more information or transportation, call the church office at 278-1312.


Lighthouse Christian Learning Center is an outreach educational center designed for the academic and spiritual well-being of each student. Hourly tutoring in reading, writing and math is provided Mondays through Thursdays at 3, 4 and 5 p.m. Call 642-4830 for an appointment. For more information, call 644-1118.


DayStar Christian Center will hold its Teen Extreme Sunday every fourth Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon. DayStar Christian Center is located at 739 Augusta Road, Edgefield. For more information, call 637-9950.


DayStar Christian Center will hold marriage enrichment sessions every fifth Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. DayStar Christian Center is located at 739 Augusta Road, Edgefield. For more information, call 637-9950.


Historic Springfield Baptist Church of Augusta has early morning worship service on Sundays at 8:45. For more information, call the church office at (706) 724-1056. The Rev. Dr. E.T. Martin is the pastor.


Family Life Worship Center World Wide Ministries Inc. will hold worship at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday; Bible study at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays; Youth Day every fourth Sunday at 11 a.m.; communion the first Sunday at 6 p.m.; and intercessory prayer every first Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 641-0218.


The Gospel of the Peace Church will hold Bible study on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m., worship service on Sundays at 11:45 a.m. and Sunday school at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 594-1114. Elder George Hightower is the pastor.


First Presbyterian Church will hold Sunday worship services at 8:45 and 11 a.m. and church school at 9:45 a.m. Child care is provided. The Stephen Ministry Congregation is located at the corner of Barnwell Avenue and Laurens Street. For more information, visit www.aikenpresbyterian.org.


Young Rosemary Missionary Baptist Church of Williston will hold a fourth afternoon worship service on Sundays. The new service will begin at 5 p.m. This service will be in addition to the first, third and fifth morning worship Sunday service. Sunday school begins at 9 a.m.


Shiloh Baptist Church of Aiken, 3925 Shiloh Church Road, offers Sunday worship service at 10:15 a.m. Sunday school classes for all ages are at 9 a.m.


Chalk Hill Baptist Church, Wagener, holds regular morning services on the first, second and third Sundays beginning with 10 a.m. Sunday school and worship services beginning at 11 a.m. On fourth Sundays, services begin at 8 a.m. Every Wednesday is weekly Bible study at 7 p.m. The Rev. Ronnie Tyler is the pastor.


Thankful Grove New Testament Church will hold services every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 685-7403 or 295-1131.


Jerusalem Branch Baptist Church, 576 Jerusalem Branch Road, Salley, will hold worship service the first and third Sunday at 9 a.m., and the second and fourth Sunday with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Bible study will be held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. and choir practice on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. The Rev. Christopher D. Vaughn is the pastor.


First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) is holding a new Sonshine Disciples Sunday school. These classes will be offered for children kindergarten age through fifth grade. Join in for Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m. The denomination has communion every Sunday. For more information, call 648-4523.


Old Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., Bible study on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. and women’s Bible study on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. For more information, call the church at 642-9148. The Rev. Ronald Thurmond is the pastor.


Riverfront Christian Church, 1766 Knox Ave., North Augusta, will hold services at the Sleep Inn Hotel in North Augusta every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Terry Byrd is the pastor. Pastor Jerry and Maryam Byrd recently appeared on CBN’s “700 Club.” For more information, call 645-5756.


Ocean Grove Baptist Church observes worship services on the first and third Sundays of each month. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and worship begins at 11 a.m. Bible study is held weekly on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. The Rev. Joseph B. Williams Sr. is the pastor. For more information, call 644-4786.


Chalk Hill Baptist Church, Wagener, holds regular morning services on the first, second and third Sundays of the month, with 10 a.m. Sunday school and worship services at 11 a.m. On the fourth Sunday, services begin at 8 a.m. Every Wednesday is weekly Bible study at 7 p.m. The Rev. Ronnie Tyler is the pastor.


Young Rosemary Missionary Baptist Church will hold fourth Sunday afternoon worship services, which will begin at 4 p.m. This will be in addition to the church’s first, third and fifth morning worship Sunday service. Sunday school starts at 9 a.m. The Rev. Phinice Young is the pastor.


New Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 876 Bachman-Dykes Road, Swansea, will worship each Sunday beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship service at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. James C. Green is the pastor. For more information, call 642-8353.


Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 2673 Silver Bluff Road, has prayer service every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. and Bible study every Wednesday at 7 p.m.


Howlandville Baptist Church, 316 Howlandville Road, Warrenville, has new hours for Sunday school at 9:30, morning worship at 10:45 and evening worship remains at 6 p.m. Wes Pigman, the new pastor of Children’s Ministry, leads Children’s Church, Kingdom Builders, during the regular worship hour. The church kicked off TeamKid on Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Nursery is provided for all services. Call (404) 242-7905 for more information or call 270-8470 for church van pick-up.


Zion Fair Baptist Church will have service every Sunday during the month beginning at 10:40 a.m. and Sunday school every Sunday during the month beginning at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 652-7789.


Solid Rock Baptist Church will hold Sunday School at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 11 a.m., evening worship at 6:30 p.m., AWANA Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday Bible Study at 6:45 p.m. and children’s programs (ages 3 through grade 5) Wednesday at 6:45 p.m. The pastor is Dr. Steven Drawdy. The church is located at 3079 Old Powderhouse Road. For more information, call 642-6715.


Montmorenci Missionary Baptist Church has Sunday School at 8:45 a.m., Worship Service at 10 a.m. and Bible Study Wednesday at noon and 7 p.m. The Rev. Timothy O. Williams is the pastor.


Bean Pond Missionary Baptist Church, 437 S. Hankinson St., Jackson, has worship services on the first and third Sundays beginning at 8 a.m. followed by Sunday school and on second and fourth Sundays beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship services at 11 a.m. Bible study is held each Wednesday night at 7 p.m. The Rev. Dr. David Easterling is the pastor. For more information call, 471-3426.


Mount Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, has Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10 a.m. Rev. Clarence D. Hill is the pastor. For more information, call the church at 278-4051 or visit the website at www.mounttrans.org.