Religion briefs for June 21

  • Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2013 9:08 p.m.

Special services

New Beginning Ministries, 317 Williston Road, will hold a Time of Refreshing service on Sunday, June 30, at 6 p.m. Bishop F. Marshall of Winston-Salem, N.C., will be the guest speaker. Bishop H. Pressley Jr. is the pastor.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, will hold a Giving God All the Honor and Praises service on Saturday, July 6, at 6 p.m. The Rev. Kirby Jackson will be the guest speaker. For more information, call 803-645-6621.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, will hold a Time to Make a Change service on Sunday, July 7, at 5 p.m. The Rev. David Johnson and the Ladies of Prayer will be the guests. For more information, call 803-645-6621.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, will hold a Joyful Night of Praises service on Sunday, June 30, at 5 p.m. Apostle Yvonne C. Brown will be the guest speaker. For more information, call 803-645-6621.

Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hitchcock Parkway, will hold services on Sunday, June 23, at 10:45 a.m. The message by Pastor Darrell Engle is Fruit of the Spirit Six, Goodness from Micah 6:8. Nursery and Children’s Church for ages 3 through first grade are provided. Life Lessons for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. Life Apps will be held at 6:30 p.m. For more information, visit www.cbcaiken.com.

The youth group of Ridge Spring Baptist Church will host Clemson football legend Woody Dantzler, who will give his testimony on Thursday, June 27, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Wyman King Academy, 1046 Sardis Road, Batesburg-Leesville, in the gym. The church’s youth will sell drinks/snacks and a few of the students will give testimonies and worship. The entrance fee is $10. All proceeds will go toward the Ridge Spring Baptist Peru Mission Trip on July 1-12. For more information, email Brdubose@gmail.com.

On June 23, the service at Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will be conducted by Sam Dack who will speak about The Beauty of Small. Way Cool Sunday School will also be held at 10:30 a.m. Childcare is provided. For more information, visit www.AikenUU.org.

One of the “Lost Boys of Sudan,” now a church leader and advocate for the people of the newly-formed state of South Sudan, will speak at the Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity, 160 Merovan Drive, North Augusta, on Wednesday, July 3, at 6 p.m. Bishop Abraham Yel Nhial will tell something of his own story and that of the “Lost Boys of Sudan.” He will paint a picture of the terrible religious and sectarian violence that has devastated the people of Sudan and how the church is working to meet the overwhelming needs of the people of that region. All in the community are invited. \Supper is provided compliments of Holy Trinity. For more information, call 803-341-0075 or visit www.anglicanchurchoftheholytrinity.com for a map.

Vacation Bible School

Ashley Grove Baptist Church, 323 Ashley Grove Road, will hold its Vacation Bible School June 24 through 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. The Rev. Anthony Q. Miller is the pastor. For more information, call 803-648-5515.

Shiloh Baptist Church, 3925 Shiloh Church Road, will hold Vacation Bible School for ages 3 to adult June 23 through 28 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. nightly. For more information, call 803-648-0578 or email shilohaiken@bellsouth.net.

South Aiken Presbyterian Church, 1711 Whiskey Road, will hold Vacation Bible School with the theme Everywhere Fun Fair – Where God’s World Comes Together July 8 through 12 from 8:45 a.m. to noon. The program is for children ages 3K to fifth grade. Part of the program will include a mission project, “Living Waters of the World,” which emphasizes helping people gain access to clean water around the world. Registration is $5 and the deadline is Monday, June 24. For more information, call 803-648-9574.

Central Baptist Church, 1652 Wire Road, will hold Hay Day Vacation Bible School July 19 through 21. Opening night will be held on Friday, July 19, at 6 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The Hay Day Festival will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m. with a cookout at noon and classes at 1 p.m. The VBS Celebration service will be held on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. with a potluck dinner to follow. For more information, call 803-642-6335.

Gloverville First Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School The Wonderful Salvation of God fun day on Saturday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Johnston Pentecostal Holiness Church, 96 Edisto St., Johnston, will hold Vacation Bible School June 23 through 26 at 7 p.m. The theme is God’s Backyard Bible Camp. For more information, call 803-275-3418.

Rosa Hill Baptist Church, 89 Little Rock Road, Wagener, will hold its annual Vacation Bible School June 24 through 28 beginning at 6:30 p.m. nightly. This year’s theme is The Family Reunion of Jesus: The Remix. For more information, call 803-270-8052.

Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold its Jungle Jaunt Vacation Bible School June 23 through 26 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for ages 3K to sixth grade. Meals and snacks are included. For more information, call 803-663-7601.

Hillcrest Baptist Church in Williston will host Bible school, Kingdom Chronicles, July 21 through 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Commencement will be held on Friday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 803-266-3124.

Revivals

Rosa Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 89 Little Rock Road, will hold its annual revival July 14 through 17 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Joseph Williams, pastor of Ocean Grove Baptist Church and Frost Branch Baptist Church, Williston, will be the guest speaker on Sunday, July 14, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Dennis Jeffcoat of Greater Blessing Missionary Baptist Church, St. Matthews, will speak July 15 through 17. The Rev. Johnnie Lee Smith is the pastor. For more information, call 803-247-5266 or 803-707-5446.

Pine Grove Baptist Church, 250 Merriweather Drive, Graniteville, will hold its Youth Revival June 24 and 25 at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor Kenny Grant of Christ’s Community Church in Savannah, Ga., will be the guest speaker. For more information, call 803-593-0803.

Culbert Branch Missionary Baptist Church will hold its annual revival on Friday, June 21, at 7 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Joseph H. Cook is the pastor. For more information, call 803-266-4659.

Fairfield Missionary Baptist Church, 701 East Pine Street, New Ellenton, will hold it’s annual revival meeting July 8 through 10 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Aaron Woodward, pastor of the Miracle Temple of Deliverance, will be the guest minister for the week. The Rev. Eddie Harrison is the pastor.

Piney Grove Baptist Church, Perry, will hold its annual summer revival July 1 through 4 at 7 p.m. nightly and Sunday, July 7, at 2:30 p.m. The revivalist Monday through Thursday will be pastor Stevie Berry of New Exodus and Runs Baptist churches. The revivalist for Sunday will be pastor Sim Murray of Jerusalem Baptist Church. The Rev. K.E. Waldo is pastor. For more information, call 803-215-2991.

Hillcrest Baptist Church in Williston will hold its summer revival on July 10 through 12 at 7 p.m. nightly. For more information, call 803-266-3124.

Silver Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Williston, will hold its annual revival services July 15 through 18 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Anthony Wilson, pastor of Indian Grove Baptist Church, Petticoat Junction, will be the guest speaker. The Rev. Freddie L. Bush is pastor.

Hillcrest Baptist Church, Williston, will hold its summer revival July 10 through 12 at 7 p.m. nightly.

Anniversaries/Homecomings

St. Mary Baptist Church, 474 Highway 125, Martin, will celebrate its 139th church anniversary on Sunday, June 23, at 11 a.m. The Rev. Barney Glover, pastor of Virgin Mary Baptist Church in Allendale, will speak. The Rev. Nathaniel Odom is the pastor. For more information, call 803-584-4254.

The Willing Workers of the Old Rosemary Missionary Baptist Church, 1048 Barnwell Road, Montmorenci, will celebrate their anniversary on Sunday, June 23, at 10 a.m. For more information, 803-648-7448.

Bean Pond Baptist Church, 337 S. Hankinson St., Jackson, will hold its annual homecoming service on Sunday, June 30, at 11 a.m., beginning with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. The Rev. Long and True Vine Baptist Church of Starkville, Miss., will be in charge of the service.

Carpentersville Baptist Church, 415 Carpentersville Road, North Augusta, will celebrate the 27th pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Herman Bing on Sunday, June 23, at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Clarence D. Hill, pastor of Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church. For more information, call 803-279-2501.

The Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry Women’s Ministry, Women United as One, will hold its annual Hat and Tie Tea and 10th anniversary on Sunday, June 30, at 5 p.m. Pastor Gert Thompson and ATC Life Changing Ministries, Irmo, will be the special guests. A reception will follow.

Music/dramas

Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert, will feature Common Call and Calvary’s Call on Saturday, July 6, at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served and a love offering will be accepted. Volunteers are needed to bring finger foods. For more information, call Earl Outlaw at 803-657-5373.

The Anointed Youth Voices for Christ Community is now enrolling new members. The choir is led in the spirit of Jesus Christ and is open to youth ages 7 to 17. Rehearsals are held the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. For more information, call 803-649-9565 or email tj4u15@yahoo.com.


Miscellaneous

The Lord Our Righteousness Church of God, 716 Old Whiskey Road N., New Ellenton, will hold a community enrichment camp June 24 through Aug. 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for children ages 5 to 13. Lunch and snacks will be provided. The cost is $35 per week. For more information, call 803-652-2615.

The Family Life Worship Center, Highway 78, will hold a food and clothing give away ministry on Saturday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to noon. All are welcome. For more information, call 803-641-0218. Bishop Dr. Gehazel Williams is the pastor.

The Disciples Ministry of Indian Grove Baptist Church, 3057 Silver Bluff Road, will hold a workshop on effective communication skills on Saturday, June 22, at 4 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Yvonne Jackson will be the workshop leader.

Mt. Harris Baptist Church will sponsor a Summer Enrichment Camp for children ages 4 to 12 through Aug. 15. A pre-registration fee is required along with reasonable weekly rates. Meals are provided and several events are scheduled. For more information, call Renay Williams, camp director at 803-292-7256, the church office at 803-648-2202 or email mtharrismissiona@att.net.

Second Baptist Church, 425 Hampton Ave. N.W., will hold a food bank the first and third Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Young Adult Bible Study will be held on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.; on Wednesdays, Bible study will be held at noon, Worship and Word will be held at 7 p.m. and Youth Bible Study will be held at 7:15 p.m. For more information, call 803-644-3994.

New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, Suite 100, North Augusta, will hold a Brethren in Unity meeting on Saturday, June 22, at 9 a.m. Dr. W.E. Gasque will speak. For more information, call 803-278-5043 or 803-645-6621.

The 2013 SonShine Club for children in first through fifth grades will meet at Stiefeltown Baptist Church, 143 Springwood Loop, Warrenville, through Aug. 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 803-392-7819.

Hillcrest Baptist Church in Williston will host a Freedom Festival on Saturday, July 13. There will be food, music and games as Christians come together to share God’s word and the true freedom in Christ. For more information, call 803-266-3124.

Services

Central Baptist Church, 1652 Wire Road, holds Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday followed by worship service at 10:30 a.m. A prayer meeting and Bible study for adults, youth, junior high and children are held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-642-6335. Buddy Brinkley is the pastor.

Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, holds its Sunday School at 9 a.m. and its Worship Services at 10 a.m. Rev. Clarence D. Hill is pastor. For more information, call 803-278-4051.

Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Old Powderhouse Road, will hold Connect Groups 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. Dr. Steven Drawdy is the pastor. 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 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 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.

Tabernacle of Joy, 420 Park Ave., will hold its Family Bible Institute (F.B.I.) at 9 a.m. every Sunday, and Sunday worship at 11 a.m. Bishop J. Raymond Mackey I is the senior pastor. Intercessory Prayer service is held every Wednesday from noon to 1 p.m. Bible study will be held on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Bishop J. Raymond Mackey is pastor. For more information call 803-642-8237.

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.

Tabernacle of Joy Church, 420 Park Ave. Aiken, hold Family Bible Institute (FBI/Sunday School) every Sunday at 9 a.m. Prayer is at 10:30 a.m., Worship Service at 11 a.m. Intercessory Prayer Service is every Wednesday from 12 to 1 p.m. Bible Study is every Wednesday at 7 p.m. Bishop J. Raymond Mackey is pastor. For more information call 803-642-8237.

Levels Baptist Church, 2456 Levels Church Road, Aiken, holds Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., Morning Worship at 11 a.m., and Evening Worship at 6 p.m. Midweek Prayer Meeting is on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Rev. Ron Hasty is interim pastor. For more information, call 803-649-2022.

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 hold 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 contemporary, completely digital music service, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The second service is a blended music service and starts at 11 a.m. Sunday School is from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Classes are offered for all ages. The first Sunday evening of the month there is an evening service at 6 p.m. Weekly Bible Study is on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. 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.

Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 160 Merovan Drive, North Augusta, holds Wednesday night Bible study and supper for the community 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.

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.

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