Religion briefs for March 8

  • Posted: Thursday, March 7, 2013 11:48 p.m.

Special services

Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church of Aiken will hold its third pastoral appreciation service for the Rev. Chauncey A. Scott on Sunday beginning with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Worship services will be held at 10:45 a.m. The speaker for the morning service will be the Rev. Micheal Henderson of the Bethlehem Grove Baptist Church of Clinton. The evening service will be held at 4 p.m. The Rev. Jerry Dodd of Friendship Baptist Church of Toccoa, Ga., will be the guest speaker.

Indian Grove Baptist Church, 3057 Silver Bluff Road, will hold a 100 Women in White Service on Sunday at 4 p.m. The Rev. Frankie Campbell will be the guest speaker. The Rev. Dr. Anthony Wilson is the pastor. For more information, call 803-652-3159.

Cedar Grove Baptist Church, 127 Cedar Drive, will hold a Men’s/Women’s Day Program on Sunday, March 17, at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Donald Brookard and the Welcome Traveler’s Baptist Church will be in charge of services. For more information, call 803-642-5359.

Jerusalem Baptist Church will celebrate its Family & Friends Day on Sunday, March 17, at 4 p.m. The guest speaker for the occasion will be Minister Gary Thomas of First Nazareth Baptist Church, Columbia. For more information, call Leonard Bell at 803-685-5204.

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 900 Kerr Drive, will hold a Holy Communion service on Monday, March 29, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. An Easter Sunrise service will be held at 6:45 a.m. on Sunday, March 31, at the lake by Solitude Farm. The regular Sunday service in the sanctuary will be held at 11 a.m. Following the service, flowers will be placed on the cross in front of the church. For more information, call 803-648-4523.

St. Noah Church of God in Christ, 261 Charleston St., will hold its Women’s Day Service on Sunday at 5 p.m. For more information, call 803-648-3330.

Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave. N.W., will hold an Easter Sunrise Worship service on Sunday, March 31, at 6 a.m. A worship service will be held at 10 a.m. An Easter egg hunt will follow the service.

Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church, 1186 Smyrna Church Road, Springfield, will hold Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, March 31, at 6 a.m. This will be the only service for the day, followed by a fellowship breakfast and an Easter egg hunt. All are welcome. Curtis Belton is pastor. For more information, call 803-649-7759.

Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will hold the service “Jazz, God and UU Theology: Improvising, Jamming and All That Jazz,” conducted by Dr. Leon Spencer on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. This service will explore the similarities between jazz and liberal religion. Both jazz and Unitarian Universalism push the players to play ahead of themselves, to go beyond themselves and to learn from their mistakes. Way Cool Sunday School will be held at 10:30 a.m. Child care is provided. For more information, visit www.AikenUU.org.

New Beginning Ministries, 317 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold a service, “A Time of Favor” on Sunday, March 31, at 6 p.m. Apostle Lenard King of Charleston will be the guest speaker. For more information, call 803-827-3913.

Ashley Grove Baptist Church, 323 Ashley Grove Road, will hold its Good Friday service, “The Seven Last Sayings of Christ” on Friday, March 29, at 2 p.m., and Easter service on Sunday, March 31, at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Antony Q. Miller is the pastor. For more information, call 803-648-5515.

Miracle Temple of Deliverance Church, 3731 Richland Avenue W., will hold an Appreciation Day Service for the Rev. Aaron Woodward on Saturday, March 16, at 5 p.m. For more information, call Minister Ethel Woodward at 648-7597 or 349-6778.

New Life Outreach Ministries Church, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will host the Move of Faith Choir and Jackson Family Service on Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. For more information call 645-6621.

Revivals

Mount Canaan Baptist Church, 2451 Edgefield Road, Trenton, will hold its Spring Revival March 27, 28 and 29 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Martris Mims of Augusta, will preach.

Corinth Baptist Church, 805 S. Main St., New Ellenton, will begin revival services on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and continue March 11-13 at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Len Turner, and there will be special music by Loose Stone. Michael Bell is the pastor.

Jerusalem Baptist Church will hold a one-day revival on Monday, March 18, at 7 p.m. The revivalist will be the Rev. Curtis Blocker of St. John Baptist Church, Langley. For more information, call the Rev. Sim Murray at 706-210-0433.

St. Peter Baptist Church of Elko will hold Youth Revival March 27-28 at 7 p.m. nightly.

Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Perry, will hold its annual Pre-Spring revival March 12-14 at 7 p.m. nightly. The revivalist on Tuesday will be pastor Bobby Gordon, on Wednesday will be the Rev. Otis Kitchens and on Thursday will be the Rev. Felix Anderson. For more information, call 803-215-2991. The Rev. K.E. Waldo is the pastor.

Williams Chapel Church of God, 212 Abbeville Ave. N.E., will hold its spring revival March 6-8 at 7 p.m. nightly. The evangelist for the week will be Minister Trevor Cropp of Aiken, minister of Evening Light Church of God, Graniteville. For more information, call 803-643-2318.

Cedar Branch Baptist Church of Windsor will hold its spring revival on March 11-13 at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Donald E. Bookard of the Welcome Travelers Baptist Church of Aiken.

Bath Pentecostal Holiness Church, 3755 Jefferson Davis Highway, will hold revival services with Gerald Crabb beginning on Sunday, March 10, at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services will continue March 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. nightly. For more information, call 803-593-6252.

St. Noah Church of God in Christ, 261 Charleston St., will hold a three-night revival service through tonight at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-648-3330.

Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry, 214 W. Five Notch Road, North Augusta, will hold its annual Word Power Revival March 12-14 at 7 p.m. nightly. The speakers will be Pastor Clifford Williams, Pastor Martris Mims and Bishop Rosa Williams.

Anniversaries/Homecomings

Ashley Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 323 Ashley Grove Road, will celebrate its Usher’s Anniversary on Sunday, March 17, at 2:30 p.m. It will also host a trip to Holy Land Experience. For more information, call 803-270-7922. The Rev. Anthony Miller is the pastor.

St. Peter Baptist Church of Elko will celebrate its Senior Choir anniversary on Sunday. Service begins at 11 a.m.

Old Rosemary Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the anniversary of its Gospel Senior Choir on Sunday, March 24, at 10 a.m. For more information, call 803-649-7448 or email oldrosemary@gmail.com.

Silver Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Williston, will celebrate the F.L. Bush Choir Anniversary on Sunday, April 7, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Freddie L. Bush is pastor.

Silver Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Williston, will celebrate the 24th pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Freddie L. Bush and First Lady Mary Bush on Saturday, March 17, at 4 p.m. The Rev. J.B. Moody will be the guest speaker.

Gospel of Peace Church of God in Christ, 10 Lions Trail, Bath, will celebrate its Church anniversary service on Sunday, March 17, at 4:30 p.m. Elder Roy Hooke, pastor of St. Noah Church of God in Christ, will be the speaker. The Elder George Hightower is the pastor. For more information, call 803-648-9473.

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 mo

Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave., N.W., will host a musical workshop March 14 and 15 at 7 p.m., and March 16 at 9 a.m. A concert will be held on Sunday, March 17, at 4 p.m. The Rev. Phillip Slaughter will be the facilitator. For more information, call 803-644-3994.

Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave., N.W., will present the Seven Last Words on Friday, March 29, at noon.

Mount Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, will hold a dance ministry concert on Saturday, March 30, at 5 p.m. The Rev. Clarence D. Hill is the pastor. For more information, call 803-278-4051.

Organist Keith Shafer will play the 30th annual Rose Sunday Concert at Saint Paul’s Church, 6th and Reynolds streets, Augusta, on Sunday at 4 p.m. The free concert will be followed by a reception in Tyler Hall. Child care will be available. The program will include two ragtime compositions as well as music of Bach, Barber, Gigout and Williamson.

Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Powderhouse Road, will hold a concert featuring Higher Definition on Saturday at 6 p.m. Dr. Steven Drawdy is the pastor.

Lenten services

St. Paul Lutheran Church, 961 Trail Ridge Road, will hold weekly “Keep It Simple” suppers and worship each Wednesday during Lent. Supper begins at 6 p.m., and evening prayer starts at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

Ridge Hill Baptist Church, 144 Ridge Hill Drive, Ridge Spring, will hold Ash Wednesday services on successive Wednesdays until the final week of Lent. The final week, will conclude on Good Friday, March 29, at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. All services will begin at 7 p.m. nightly and will last no longer than one hour.

Miscellaneous

New Life Outreach Ministries Church, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will celebrate a Love Weekend for Deacon Johnny Burnett, March 29 at 7 p.m., March 30 at 6 p.m., and March 31 at 5 p.m. For more information, call 803-645-6621 or 803-278-5043.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will sponsor a Brother and Sister Madline Edwards Love Night Program today at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-645-6621.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will sponsor a Brother Prestic R. Faulk benefit program on Friday, March 15, at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-645-6621.

The women of Wesley United Methodist Church, 220 Richland Ave., E., are sponsoring a conference on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This year’s theme is “My Heart Belongs to God — Women focused on better Health, Mind and Spirit.” There will be speakers, displays and lots of information women can use. Lunch will also be provided. Advanced registration is required. The cost is $10. For more information, call Audrey Hanna, president, at 803-07-0726.

St. Peter Baptist Church of Elko will hold a Missionary Ministry Rainbow Tea on Sunday, March 24, at 3 p.m.

A Concord Mills Shopping Trip sponsored by the Aiken County Ministers’ Wives & Ministers’ Widows Alliance will be held on Saturday, March 16. The bus will leave the Save-A-Lot parking lot at 6:30 a.m. All proceeds benefit the South Carolina Association of Ministers’ Wives & Ministers’ Widows State Convention, which Aiken will host in 2014. For more information, call Jeanette Cue at 803-648-0960, Linda Coleman at 803-649-9817 or Luchelle Abney at 803-275-2568.

Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave. N.W., will hold a food bank the first and third Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 644-3994.

Ashley Grove Baptist Church will be hosting a “Trip to the Holy Land Experience” in Orlando, FL, June 10-14. For details call 803-270-7922.

Services

Spoken Word Ministries, 1219 Edgefield Highway N., Aiken, will hold an Empowerment Teaching on Sundays at 10:15 a.m. and Worship services at 11 a.m. Prophetic studies will be held on Tuesday at 7 p.m. For more information, call Ray Singleton

First Baptist Church Montmorenci, 44 Old Barnwell Road, Montmorenci, is now offering two Sunday morning services. The first service is completely digital music service that is contemporary. It begins at 8:30 a.m. The second service is a blended music service and starts at 11 a.m. Between the morning services, Sunday school is held from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. for classes for all ages. The first Sunday evening of the month there is an evening service that begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. is the weekly Bible study. Dr. Tommy Richardson is the Pastor. For more information, call the church office at 803-641-0801.

Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Old Powderhouse Road, holds Connect Groups at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 11 a.m. and evening worship at 6:30 p.m. Children’s AWANA for ages 3 to fifth grade is held Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday Bible study is held at 6:45 p.m. Dr. Steven Drawdy is the pastor.

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.

St. Peter Baptist Church of Elko’s doors are open on first and third Sundays beginning with Sunday School at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m., and on second and fourth Sundays beginning with Sunday school at 8 a.m. and worship service at 9 a.m. Bible study is held on Wednesday nights at 7 p.m.

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 803-627-6725.

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 803-278-4051.

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 Thursdays.

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 803-w641-0218 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 803-202-0808.

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. For more information, call 803-663-7601.

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 803-642-6715.

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 803-226-2800.

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 803-260-0771 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, 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.

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.

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 a.m. 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 through 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.

Kingdom Life Worship Center, 52 Blvd., Warrenville, will have Noon Day Prayer services Monday through Friday at 12 p.m.

Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hitchcock Parkway, will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship service at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17. Nursery and Children’s Church for ages 2 through first grade is provided. Rev. Darrell Engle will deliver his sermon from John 17:20-26 entitled, “Prayer for the Church.” For more information or locations, call 642-6822.

Bethany Full Gospel Church, 104 Sabra Ave., New Ellenton. Sunday School will be at 10 a.m. Sunday morning worship service will be every Sunday except on the fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Afternoon service will be every third Sunday at 3 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study will be at 7 p.m. Services this Sunday, Feb. 17 will be at 3 p.m. featuring guest church Bethany Full Gospel of Orangeburg.

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