Religion briefs for Dec. 14

  • Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2012 6:08 p.m.

Special services

Young Storm Branch Baptist Church, 325 Huber Clay Road, Langley, will hold a Christmas Praise Celebration at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14.

Montmorenci Missionary Baptist Church will hold a Candlelight Communion Service at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Joseph Williams, pastor of Ocean Grove Baptist Church.

Mount Anna Baptist Church, 2612 Banks Mill Road, will hold a Candlelight Communion Service at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 23. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Limuer Myers.

Beaver Dam Baptist Church will sponsor a Birthday Banquet at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, at the River of Life Church, 1411 Columbia Highway. Speaker for the event will be Bro. Michael D. Perry of Charlotte, N.C.

Family Life Worship Center will hold a Men & Women in Red Christmas program at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Benjamin Ryans. Dinner will be served. For more information, call 641-0218.

St. John Baptist Church, 86 Huber Clay Road, Langley, will hold a Candlelight Communion Service at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Paul Bush of Mount Zion Baptist Church. All are welcome. For more information, call 648-7602.

Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will hold a service titled “Blue Christmas” on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. This service near the winter solstice serves as a reminder that even in the face of darkness we can hope for light. Those feeling a sense of loss or lack of holiday spirit are invited to attend a service of readings, prayer and music. All are welcome. For more information, visit www.AikenUU.org.

Cornerstone Baptist Church will hold services on Sunday, Dec. 16, beginning with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship service at 10:45 a.m. Nursery and Children’s Church for ages 3 through first grade is provided. The Cornerstone Choir will present their special Christmas Program. For more information, call 8642-6822 or visit www.cbaiken.com.

St. Paul Lutheran Church will present a service of Lessons and Carols on Sunday, Dec. 23, at 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. Christmas Eve services will be held at 7 and 10 p.m. And on Christmas Day, a service of Word and Sacrament will be held at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 649-4021.

Carpentersville Baptist Church, 415 Carpentersville Road, North Augusta, will hold Christmas morning service on Tuesday, Dec. 25, at 8 a.m. New Year’s Eve service will be held on Monday, Dec. 31, at 7 p.m. For more information, call 279-2501.

Bean Pond Baptist Church, Jackson, will hold Watch Night service on Monday, Dec. 31, beginning at 10 p.m.

Quaker Meeting (Religious Society of Friends) will hold services on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 204 Sonoma Place. Worship in Silence begins at 10 a.m., with refreshments at 11 a.m. followed by Second Hour discussion. For directions or more information, call 640-9650.

New Life Unity in Community, 616 Edgefield Road Suite 100, North Augusta, will hold a service with Bishop Willie Jackson and the Mount Zion Praise Team on Friday, Jan. 4, at 7 p.m. For more information, call 278-5043 or 645-6621.

New Life, 616 Edgefield Road Suite 100, North Augusta, will hold a Coming Together to Make a Difference Service with the Rev. Benny Williams and Mother Henderson and Dial A Prayer on Saturday, Jan. 5, at 6 p.m. For more information, call 278-5043 or 645-6621.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 815 Murrah Road, North Augusta, will have a Watch Night Service on Monday, Dec. 31, at 10 p.m. For more information, call 278-3639.

Bethlehem Baptist Church of Graniteville and the Graniteville Coalition will host the eighth annual Train Derailment Memorial Program on Saturday, Jan. 5, at 3 p.m. For more information, call Elease Mathis at 215-1805 or 663-3835 or the church at 663-4052. The public is invited.

Pastor Steve Taylor will speak on Sunday, Dec. 16, at Grace Church of Aiken, 144 Talatha Church Road, during the 9:45 a.m. 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 pavilion facility at 11 a.m. For more information, visit www.gracechurchaiken.com.

Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold services on Sunday, Dec. 16, beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and Morning worship at 11 a.m. Rev. James Young will bring the message “Christmas Is ... Glory.” Caroling will be held on Sunday at 6 p.m. For more information, call 663-7601.

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 2673 Silver Bluff Road, will hold its Christmas program on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10:45 a.m., beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., prayer service every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. and Bible study every Wednesday night at 7 p.m.

Mount Harris Baptist Church, 1729 Powderhouse Road, will observe its annual Christmas Services on Sunday, Dec. 23, during morning services. They will also hold Holiday Bible Study Services on Thursday, Dec. 27, at 6:30 p.m. and Watch Night Services on Monday, Dec. 31. at 9 p.m. All are invited to attend. For more information, call 648-2202 or email mtharrismissiona@att.net.

Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold its Candlelight Service on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 6 p.m. The Rev. Martis Mims, pastor of Thankful Baptist Church, Blythe, Ga., will be the guest speaker.

Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will have its Christmas Program on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m.

Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will have an 8 a.m. Sunday Service on Sunday, Dec. 30. The Rev. Tracy Reddick will preach the sermon.

Revivals

Mount Anna Baptist Church, 2612 Banks Mill Road, will hold “CAYA Presents: The Craze & Worship Experience: Youth and Young At Heart Revival,” with guest speaker the Rev. Charcey Priester at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 28. A musical concert with guests Thelma J. Robinson, 4 Christ and more will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29. A worship service will be held at 10:45 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 30.

Greater Faith Ministries, 179 Calhoun Street, Barnwell, will hold its annual revival on Dec. 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. The New Year’s Eve Program will be held on Monday, Dec. 31, at 9 p.m.

Music/dramas

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.?

A Gospel Singing will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 5, at Midland Gospel Singing Center in Gilbert, featuring the Shine On Trio and Sonrise. A love offering will be collected and there will be refreshments.

Woodridge Baptist Church, 401 Birch St., North Augusta, will hold its children’s nativity play at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.

Heights Church will present a Gospel Drive-Thru from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, and from 5 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 16 at the Midland Valley Recreation Association off Highway 421 in Clearwater.

St. James Lutheran Church, 200 Laurel Drive, Graniteville, will present the Children’s Christmas Program “Little Christmas Traveler” with a reception to follow on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m.

The Trinity United Methodist Church choir will present its Christmas Cantata “All is Well” on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10 a.m. The musical, created by Dennis and Nan Allen, will be directed by Denise Barnhart. Trinity is located at 2724 Whiskey Road.

The adult choir and orchestra of South Aiken Presbyterian Church will present its annual Christmas cantata on Sunday, Dec. 16, at the 8:45 and 11 a.m. services. The cantata titled “A Patchwork Christmas Quilt” will feature the music of Joseph M. Martin, Michael W. Smith, Norman Luboff and G.F. Handel. The Rev. Dr. Christopher Crotwell will serve as narrator. The church is located at 1711 Whiskey Road.

A gospel singing will be held at the Langley Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 6 p.m. The concert will feature Chosen, Kingdom Heir Revival and The Brazells. For more information, call 593-0681.

Baughmanville Baptist Church, 125 Baughmanville Road, Wagener, will host “The Christmas Cantata” along with local guest choirs on Monday, Dec. 24, at 4 p.m. For more information, call 564-3319.

Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church, 96 Edisto St., Johnston, will present the Christmas play, “Tangle in Tinsel,” on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m. The public is cordially invited. The church will hold a Christmas concert featuring Tabitha Soto on Sunday, Dec. 23, at 11 a.m.

Memorial Baptist Church will hold its Christmas Catata on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10:30 a.m. The music will be presented by the adult choir and the young boys choir. Everyone is welcomed. The Rev. Charles Jenkins is the pastor. For more information, call 648-3244.

Grace Church of Aiken will present its Christmas musical “Hark the Herald” on Saturday, Dec. 15, and Sunday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. each night. Grace Church of Aiken is located at 144 Talatha Church Road.

Bean Pond Baptist Church, Jackson, will hold its Christmas play on Sunday, Dec. 23, at 5 p.m.

United Male Chorus Anniversary will be held at Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, on Sunday, Dec. 30, at 5 p.m.

Miscellaneous

The 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.

Johnston United Methodist Church is collecting clothing, coats and blankets for the needy during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday at the church, 471 Lee St., and from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce. The church’s goal is 750 coats; all donations should be clean.

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.

Angel Wings Food Bank will hold a food giveaway from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Dec. 22, at Greater Faith Ministries, 179 Calhoun St., Barnwell. First time applicants must have valid photo ID and proof of residence.

The culinary arts department of Greater Faith Ministries, 79 Calhoun St., Barnwell, will host “Feed the Hungry” from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19. Meals are free.

St. Phillip Missionary Baptist Church Women’s Ministry, Ladies of Virtue and Excellence will hold a clothing/toy giveaway at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, at Harrison-Caver Park, 4181 Augusta Road, Clearwater. For more information, call 593-4638.

The Lord of Our Righteousness Church of God will sponsor the delivery of Christmas food baskets to New Ellenton’s elderly and those in need on Wednesday, Dec. 19. To reserve a food basket, call 652-2615 by Monday, Dec. 17.

Stiefletown Baptist Church will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 13, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for Tres Pack Kidney Transplant. Dinner will consist of spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and tea, and costs $8 a plate; it is available for eat-in or take-out. For tickets or more information, call 663-7410.

Antioch Bible Way Church, 614 Seivern Road, Wagener, will hold its Annual Christmas Giveaway Saturday, Dec. 22, at 4 p.m.

Services

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.

Southside 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.

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 every Thursday at 10 a.m. in the administration building at First Baptist Church of North Augusta. For more information, call 279-6370.

The Montmorenci Baptist Church Women of Hope invites churches to join its health and fitness class. The class will be held every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Montmorenci Baptist Church. For more information, call Sister Faye Odom at 649-0988 or 640-7702.

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 include Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Sunday night service will be held at 6 p.m., and on Sunday, Dec. 9, will include “Reports from the Mission Field” from guest speakers. 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 6:45 p.m. and children’s AWANA at 6:30 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.

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.

Providence Presbyterian Church, 573 Town Creek Road, will hold worship services on Sunday at 11 a.m. For more information, call 257-2334.

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.

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. The church has a wheelchair accessible van for church pickups; to arrange a ride to church, call 522-4426 or 522-6496.

Kingdom Life Worship Center, 52 Aiken Blvd., Warrenville, will hold 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, 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, will hold 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) will hold Sonshine Disciples Sunday school 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, will hold 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.

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.

Charles Wesley United Methodist Church will hold traditional worship services at 11 a.m. Sundays and Sunday school classes at 10 a.m. Sundays. The church is located at 3510 Trolley Line Road; for information call 648-1160.

Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hitchcock Parkway, will hold Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship services at 10:45 a.m. Nursery and Children’s Church for ages 3 thru first grade are provided. The Rev. Darrell Engle will give the sermon. For more information, call 642-6822, or visit www.cbaiken.com.

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. Rev. Johnnie Lee Smith is the pastor. For more information, call 649-7525.

Baughmanville Baptist Church, 125 Baughmanville Road, Wagener. Sunday School will be at 9:30 a.m., Praise and Worship Service at 10:45 a.m. and Bible Study every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. We invite you to worship with us! For more information, call 803-564-3319.

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