Special services

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 900 Kerr Drive, will hold a Holy Communion service on Friday, March 29, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. An Easter sunrise service will hold at 6:45 a.m. on Sunday, March 31, at the lake by Solitude Farm. The regular Sunday service in the sanctuary will hold 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.


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 hold 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.


New Beginning Ministries, 317 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold a service titled “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.


Bean Pond Missionary Baptist Church, 337 South Hankinson St., Jackson, will hold its Easter Program/Youth Day on Sunday, March 31, at 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. The Rev. Dr. David Easterling is pastor. For more information, call 803-471-3426.


Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry, 214 W. Five Notch Road, North Augusta, will hold its Good Friday service, “The Last Seven Sayings of Christ,” on Friday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m. The Youth Easter Program and Easter Service will be Sunday, March 31, at 8 a.m. Bobby G. Hankerson is pastor. For more information, call 803-279-1493.


St. Paul Lutheran Church, 961 Trail Ridge Road, will hold the following services and events on Holy Week. On Sunday, March 24, Palm Sunday worship will hold at 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. A palm procession will take place at each service. Good Friday services will hold on Friday, March 29, at noon and 7 p.m. On Saturday, March 30, at 10 a.m. a family egg hunt will hold, and, at 8 p.m., an Easter vigil will hold. Easter Sunday services will hold on Sunday, March 31, at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Easter breakfast will hold from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Center. All are welcome. For more information, call 803-649-4021.


Spring Branch Baptist Church, 641 Centerwood Road, Windsor, will hold sunrise service on Sunday, March 31, at 7 a.m. Breakfast will be served following the service. Sunday school will hold at 10 a.m. and worship will hold at 11 a.m. All are welcome. Ernest Webb is the pastor.


Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hitchcock Parkway, will hold Easter Service March 31, with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 a.m. Pastor Darrell Engle will deliver the sermon from John 10:18 entitled “Faith Comes Alive.” Nursery and children’s church for ages 3 through first grade is provided. In lieu of the regular evening worship service, Life App’s (Bible Study) will hold at the church at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 803-642-6822.


Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Perry will hold its Women’s Day Service on Sunday, April 7, at 11 a.m. The guest minister will be Elder Jenifer Abney. The Rev. K.E. Waldo is pastor. For more information, call 803-215-2991.


Mount Anna Baptist Church, 2612 Banks Mill Road, will have its Easter Service on Saturday, March 30, at 10:45 a.m. For more information call 803-648-7017.


Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Old Powderhouse Road, will have Easter Sunday Breakfast on Sunday, March 31 at 8:30 a.m., Connect Groups at 9:30 a.m. and Worship Service at 10:45 a.m. Dr. Steven Drawdy is the pastor.


Valley Fair Baptist Church, 900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville will present its Good Friday service, “The 7 Last Words of Christ From The Cross” on Friday, March 29, at 7 p.m. There will be 7 speakers, speaking for 7 minutes. Easter Sunrise Service will be Sunday, March 31, at 6:30 a.m. The Rev. Troy Nipper is interim pastor. For more information, call 803-663-6866.


Union Baptist Church of Aiken, will hold Easter Service Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. on Sunday, March 31.


Trinity United Methodist Church, Whiskey Road, will hold an Easter Sunrise service Sunday, March 31, at 7 a.m. Breakfast will follow in Fellowship Hall. Sunday school will be at 9 a.m. and regular services at 10 a.m.


St. James Lutheran Church, 200 Laurel Drive, Graniteville, will hold a Good Friday service on Friday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m., and an Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, March 31, at 7:00 a.m., followed by the LCY Easter Breakfast. All are welcome.


Spring Branch Baptist Church, 641 Centerwood Road, Windsor, will have Sun Rise Service on Sunday, March 31, at 7 a.m. Breakfast will be served after service. Sunday School will be at 10 a.m., with Worship at 11 a.m. Ernest Webb is pastor.


The Ocean Grove Pastor’s Aid will present its Easter Program celebrating “The Resurrection of Christ” on Sunday, March 31, at 2p.m. The Rev. Joseph B. Williams Sr. is the pastor. For information, call 803-221-7280.


The Mt. Harris Baptist Church family will be observing a “Pre-Resurrection Fun Day” on Saturday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for ages 12 and under. Annual Resurrection Services will hold on Sunday, March 31, during morning services. All are invited to attend. For more information, call 803-648-2202 or email mtharrismissiona@att.net.


The Sunday, March 31, service at Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will be conducted by Consulting Minister Dr. Gaye Ortiz who will present “Now the Green Blade Riseth: Reflections on Nurturing New Life” at 10:30 a.m. Way Cool Sunday School is at 10:30 a.m. Childcare provided. For more information, visit www.AikenUU.org.


Calvary Baptist Church and Graniteville First Baptist Church, together will hold an Easter Celebration “Sonrise” Worship at 7 a.m. followed by breakfast on Sunday, March 31, at Graniteville First Baptist Church, 76 Canal Street. Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will then have Sunday school beginning at 8:45 a.m. and morning worship at 10:00 a.m. and will celebrate “ The Lord’s Supper.” No evening worship is scheduled. For more information, call 803-663-7601.


New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will have a Joy Night Weekend Celebration on Friday, April 5, at 7 p.m. with Mother Henderson and the Rev. Kirby Jackson; Saturday, April 6, at 6 p.m. with Minister Ethel Woodward and the Byrd Sisters; and Sunday, April 7, at 5 p.m. with Mighty Gospel Jewels and Anointed Voices. For more information, call 803-645-6621.


Family Life Worship Center, Highway 78, will have its Easter Service on Sunday, March 31, at 11 a.m. Bishop Dr. Gehazel Williams is pastor. For more iformation, call 803-641-0218.


Revivals

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


St. Mary Baptist Church, 474 Highway 25, Martin, will hold its Spring Revival from April 9 to 11 at 7 p.m., with the theme “They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength.” Minister Marcel W. Smith, associate pastor of St. Paul Baptist Church in Girard, Ga., will be the guest pastor for the week. The Rev. Nathaniel Odom is pastor.


Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold its Spring Revival on April 15 to 17 at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor Daniel Latimer of St. March Baptist Church of Allendale and the Kings Church of Augusta, will be the guest minister.


Zion Hill Baptist Church, 130 Independent Blvd., will hold its Spring Revival April 16 to 18 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Verdena Thomas (Friendship), the Rev. Joe Singleton (Ebenezer) and the Rev. Kenneth Waldo (Piney Grove) will be the guest ministers. For more information, call 803-652-3116.


Indian Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 3057 Silver Bluff, will have its Spring Revival, April 9 to 11, 7 p.m. nightly. Guest minister will be the Rev. Freddie Bush. The Rev. Dr. Anthony Wilson is the pastor. For more information, call 803-652-5319.


Anniversaries/Homecomings

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.


Monetta Baptist Church will celebrate the eighth Pastoral anniversary for the Rev. and Mrs. Roosevelt Franklin on Sunday, April 7, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Tyler of Chalk Hill Baptist Church, Wagener. Dinner will be served in the fellowship hall.


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


St. John Baptist Church, 286 Huber Clay Road, Langley, will celebrate the 18th Pastoral Anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Dr. Curtis J. Blocker, Sr., on Sunday, April 7, at 3 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Maurice Porter, pastor of Mt. Anna Baptist Church. All are invited. For more information, call 803-648-7602.


Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will celebrate its 142nd church anniversary on Sunday, May 5, at 8 a.m. The guest minister will be the Rev. Reginald Sharpe, of Lithonia, Ga. Sharpe is a student chaplain with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes–Inner-City Atlanta Ministry which serves the Morehouse and Clark Atlanta football teams; and chapel assistant at the MLK International Chapel.


St. John Baptist Church, 286 Huber Clay Road, Langley, will celebrate its 116th church anniversary on Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Sam Davis, pastor of Beulah Grove Baptist Church in Augusta. The Rev. Dr. Curtis J. Blocker is pastor. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information, call 803-648-7602.


Bean Pond Missionary Baptist Church, 337 S. Hankerson Street, Jackson, will celebrate its ushers’ anniversary on Sunday, April 14, at 11 a.m., with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Guest speaker for the occasion will be the Rev. Douglas Ingram. The Rev. Dr. David Easterling is the pastor. For more information, call 803-471-3426.


Monetta Baptist Church will celebrate its 125th church anniversary on Sunday, April 28, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Otis Kitchings of Baughmanville Baptist Church, Wagener SC. Dinner will be served in the fellowship hall.


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 803-649-9565 or email tj4u15@yahoo.com.



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.


Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert, will feature gospel singing by Holy City and Common Ground on Saturday, April 6, at 7 p.m. A love offering will be accepted, and refreshments will be served. Volunteers are needed to bring finger foods. For more information, call Earl Outlaw at 803-657-5373.


Grace Church of Aiken, 144 Talatha Church Road, will present its Easter musical, “That’s My King” on Sunday, March 31 during the 9:45 a.m. service. A supervised nursery is available during all services. For more information, visit www.gracechurchaiken.com.


Miscellaneous

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 803-644-3994.


Ashley Grove Baptist Church will host a “Trip to the Holy Land Experience” in Orlando, Fla., June 10-14. For more information, call 803-270-7922.


Mt. Canaan’s Women’s Auxiliary are hosting the “Order My Steps Conference 2013” on Friday, April 26, at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 27, at 9:30 a.m. at Bettis Academy, 78 Nicholson Road, Trenton. The Luncheon Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Dorothy James and the Conference Preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Rosa Williams. The registration fee is $15 per person. For more information, call the Rev. Debbie M. McCain, conference chair at 803-392-8042 or email mccain41@comcast.net.


Grace Church of Aiken will host an Easter egg hunt and pancake breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 30. The church is located at 144 Talatha Church Road. All are welcome to attend the breakfast and Easter egg hunt. For more information, visit www.gracechurchaiken.com.


The Edgefield First Baptist Mission team is having an all you can eat seafood supper April 19, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Tickets are $17 and can be purchased from a team member or from the church office. Take outs are available. Tickets should be purchased by Friday, April 1. For more info or to purchase tickets, call 803-637-6139.


There will be a Free Community Cookout on Saturday, April 27, at Perry Park, from noon to 4 p.m., sponsored by Light of the World Jesus Ministries, St. Noah COGIC, New Direction SOP, and more. There will be free barbecue, gospel music. Open to the public. Please bring your own lawn chair. To RSVP, help sponsor, volunteer, or donate to the event, call 803-226-1616.


Services

Spoken Word Ministries, 1219 Edgefield Highway N., 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 at 843-670-9977 or Carolyn Toole at 803-226-3355. Prophet Ray Singleton is the senior pastor.


First Baptist Church Montmorenci, 44 Old Barnwell Road, Montmorenci, is now offering two Sunday morning services. The first service is a 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 we offer Sunday School from 9:45 – 10:45 a.m. We offer 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 our weekly Bible Study. Dr. Tommy Richardson is the pastor. If you would like 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 to 8 p.m. There is no charge for the supper, although donations are appreciated. Nursery is provided. For more information, call 803-341-0075.


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 hold at 7:30 p.m. First Sunday evening will hold communion at 6 p.m., fourth Sunday youth day will hold at 11 a.m. For more information, call 803-641-0218 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 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 803-502-1518.


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 803-279-6370.


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 803-648-9574.


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 803-279-6370.


The Montmorenci Baptist Church Women of Hope invites churches to join its health and fitness class. The class will hold every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Montmorenci Baptist Church. For more information, call Sister Faye Odom at 803-649-0988 or 803-640-7702.


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 803-649-3096.


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 803-644-3994.


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. For more information, call 803-221-1701 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 hold at 6:30 p.m. and Thursday Bible study will hold at noon. For more information, call 803-648-7017.


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 hold 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 803-564-6988.


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


Biker Church will hold 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 hold on Saturday at 9 a.m., Sunday prayer will hold at 9 a.m. and Wednesday prayer will hold 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 hold Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 803-648-3244.


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 hold 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 803-648-7602.


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 803-652-2061.


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 hold 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 hold at 6 p.m. For more information, call 803-641-6596.


Beaver Dam Baptist Church will hold Sunday service the second and fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Sunday school will hold at 10 a.m. For more information, call 803-640-0220.


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 803-642-2516 or 803-649-1201.


Cedar Branch Baptist Church of Windsor will hold 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 803-641-0116 or 803-642-5246.


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 hold each Wednesday night at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-649-0313.


Union Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 10 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m., and Bible study will hold on Wednesday nights at 6 p.m. The Rev. David R. Williams, pastor. For more information, call 803-642-2211.


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 hold 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 hold on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. The Rev. Ronald Thurmond is the pastor. For more information, call 803-642-9148.


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 803-649-7525.


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 hold on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Praise and worship will hold on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Pastor James Jackson at 803-522-4426. The church has a wheelchair accessible van for church pickups; to arrange a ride to church, call 803-522-4426 or 803-522-6496.


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 803-663-9222.


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 803-278-1312.


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 803-642-4830 for an appointment. For more information, call 803-644-1118.


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 803-637-9950.


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 803-637-9950.


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 803-641-0218.


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 803-594-1114. 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 803-685-7403 or 803-295-1131.


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 hold 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 803-648-4523.


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 803-642-9148. 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 803-645-5756.


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 803-644-4786.


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 803-642-8353.


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 803-270-8470 for church van pick-up.


Zion Fair Baptist Church will hold 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 803-652-7789.


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 803-471-3426.


Mount Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, has Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10 a.m. The Rev. Clarence D. Hill is the pastor. For more information, call the church at 803-278-4051 or visit 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. The church is located at 3510 Trolley Line Road. For more information, call 803-648-1160.


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. The Rev. Johnnie Lee Smith is the pastor. For more information, call 803-649-7525.


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. For more information, call 803-564-3319.


Kingdom Life Worship Center, Warrenville, will hold noon day prayer services Monday through Friday at noon.