Special services

Cornerstone Baptist Church will hold worship services on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Darrell Engle will deliver his message Compassion to the Miserable from Matthew 5:7. Life Apps, with a focus on the Book of Judges, will be held at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 803-648-6422 or visit www.cbcaiken.com.


Quakers (Religious Society of Friends) will hold services, including First Day School, on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 165 S. Belair Road, Martinez, Georgia. Worship in Silence will begin at 10 a.m., followed by refreshments and Second Hour Discussion at 11 a.m. For more information, directors or to arrange a car-pool, call 803-640-9650.


Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold worship services on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. and Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. The Rev. James L. Young will bring the message Backyard Fishing from 2 Kings 6:1-7. Evening worship will be held at 6 p.m. with the mission report including slides and pictures from the West Virginia Mission Team. For more information, call 803-663-7601.


The Aiken Unitarian Universalist Church, 115 Gregg Ave., will hold worship services on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. Thomas Drake, AUUC board president, will speak. Way Cool Sunday School will be held at 11 a.m. For more information, visit www.AikenUU.org.


Grace Church of Aiken, 144 Talatha Church Road, will hold services on Sunday, Aug. 17. Pastor Steve Taylor will lead the 9:45 a.m. service. He will continue the series Encouraging Words Ė Todayís Word is Dust. Fellowships and classes for all ages are held at 11 a.m. Evening services will be held at 6 p.m. During the evening service, Taylor will preach from the Beatitudes: Blessed are the Pure. For more information, call 803-649-3967 or visit www.gracechurchaiken.com.


Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, will hold a Deacons and Trustees Appreciation service on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. For more information, call 803-278-4051 or visit www.mt-bc.net.


Lakeside Baptist Church, 4319 Jefferson Davis Highway, Clearwater, will hold its 911 Honor Service on Sunday, Sept. 7, at 10:45 a.m. The service will honor members of the police, sheriffís office, fire, DMV, EMS, security, ER Rescue Squad and High Patrol. All agencies are welcome to display their equipment. A noon meal will follow the service for all personnel and families. For more information, visit www.besidethelake.com. Tad Marshall is the pastor.


Rosa Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 89 Little Rock Road, will hold its Friends and Family Day service on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Glen Edwards of Chapel Hill Baptist Church will be the guest speaker. All are welcome. The Rev. Johnnie Lee Smith Jr. is the pastor. For more information, call 803-649-7525.


Clark Grove Baptist Church and Emmanuel Temple Fellowship of Faith will hold the initial sermon and ordination services for Barbara Jordan and Carolyn Howell on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 2:30 p.m. at Clark Grove Baptist Church, 3692 Evans to Lock Road, Martiniez, Georgia. For more information, call 803-624-753 or 803-646-6841.


Revivals

Springfield Missionary Baptist Church of Eureka will hold its annual summer revival beginning on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Willie D. Abney of Bland Baptist Church will be the guest revivalist. The Bland Baptist Church will be the guest choir. Revival will continue Aug. 18 through 21 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Clinton Edwards of Friendship Baptist Church will be the revivalist for the week. The Rev. Regional F. White is the pastor.


Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Highway 25, Edgefield, will hold its revival Aug. 18 through 21. The Rev. Karlton Howard of Noahís Ark Baptist Church in Keysville, Georgia, will be the guest revivalist. The Rev. Oscar. W. Brown is the pastor.


Spring Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1677 Womrath Road, North Augusta, will hold its annual summer revival Aug. 18 through 21 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Delbert Nero is the pastor. For more information, call 803-442-7694.


Union Baptist Church of Aiken will hold its revival Aug. 25 through 28 at 7 p.m. nightly. The Rev. Johnny Ray Noble of Second Nazareth in Columbia, will be the guest speaker.


Anniversaries/Homecomings

Montmorenci Baptist Church will celebrate its church anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Matrise Mims of Old Storm Branch in Clearwater will be the guest speaker. The Rev. Timothy O. Williams is the senior pastor.


Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry, 214 W. Five Notch Road, North Augusta, will celebrate its 145th church anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 3 p.m. Dr. Kenneth B. Martin and the congregation of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Augusta will be the special guest for the occasion. The theme will be Celebrating the Journey in Unity from Ecclesiastes 4:9 (NLT). Dinner will be served following the worship service.


Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Highway 25, Edgefield, will hold its homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m. The Rev. R.C. Holloway, of Shaws Creek Baptist Church in Trenton, will be the guest minister. The Rev. Oscar W. Brown is the pastor.


Union Baptist Church of Aiken will celebrate its 97th church anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Daniel Lattimer will be the speaker. For more information, call 803-642-2211.


Bethel Baptist Church, 1127 Bethel Church Road, will hold its 61st homecoming on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 10:30 a.m. There will be no Sunday school. The Rev. James Young will preach and Adoration will provide the music. A love offering will be received. For more information, call 803-648-8460.


Friendship Baptist Church, 515 Richland Ave., will celebrate its 97th usherís anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Henry Curry and the Old Rosemary Baptist Church will be the guest. For more information, call 803-648-9290.


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.


Midland Gospel Singing Center, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert, will host a gospel sing featuring 2 For 1 and the Heritage Quartet on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. A love offering will be accepted. Volunteers are needed to bring finger foods. For more information, call Brenda Crosby at 803-719-1289.


Bible Fellowship Church, 3701 Old Petersburg Road, Martinez, Georgia, will hold Barbecue and Bluegrass on Sunday, Aug. 17, at 6 p.m. Music will be performed by The Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band and Doug Flowers and Friends. A love offering will be received. For more information, call 706-922-5314 or visit www.bfc4me.org.


Miscellaneous

Aiken Prays, a Christian community-wide prayer group, will meet on Monday, Aug. 18, from 11 a.m. to noon at Red Lobster. All women in the Aiken area are invited to join the group for fellowship and lunch on their own after the prayer time. For more information or to make a reservation, call Susan at 803-648-8126. Reservations are due by Aug. 15.


Trinity United Methodist Church will hold its annual Blessings in a Bag on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 7:30 a.m. to noon in the fellowship hall. The event is a $1 clothes sale and school supply giveaway to help families prepare for school.


Spoken Word Christian Ministries will hold A Night of Silent Assembly, an intense five hours of prayer and intercession on Friday, Aug. 15, from 7 p.m. to midnight. Shoes will not be allowed inside the building during this time. Participants should bring a pair of white socks.


The 43rd Memorial Service for the Fairfield Memorial Cemetery, New Ellenton, will be held on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Albert Lloyd will be the master of ceremony. The Rev. Jack Bethel will deliver the sermon. The Rev. Eddie Harrison is the pastor.


Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold its Womenís Conference Aug. 22 through 24. The Rev. Monica Cofer, of Carpentersville Baptist Church, will speak at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 22. A health and safety fair will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and is open to both men and women. Pastor Adrina Lee, of Holy Nation Ministries, will speak at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 24. For more information, email Lanatthomas@ugaalum.uga.edu.


The Lord Our Righteousness Church of God, 716 Old Whiskey Road, New Ellenton, will hold a Womenís Conference Aug. 27 through 29 at 7:30 p.m. Guest speakers will be Dr. Alene Odom of Barnwell, Apostle Sandy Brooks of Aiken, Prophetess Freda Cross of Suffolk, Virginia. Pastor Veronica Frazier is the conference host and Apostle William Frazier is the founder and overseer. For more information or transportation, call 803-979-8402 or 803-645-2454.


Services

New Covenant Presbyterian Church, 526 Hitchcock Parkway, will hold Sunday School at 9:15 a.m. followed by the worship service at 10:30 a.m. Supervised child care is provided. Drew Kornreich is the senior pastor. For more information, call 803-649-5007 or visit ncpcaiken.org.


St. Gerard Catholic Church will hold Sunday masses at 8 and 10:30 a.m.


Solid Rock Baptist Church, 3079 Old Powderhouse Road, will hold Connect Groups at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. on Sundays. AWANA will be held at 5 p.m., and adult and youth Bible study will be held at 5:30 p.m. Bible study and Youth will meet on Wednesdays at 6:45 p.m. Dr. Steven Drawdy is the pastor. For more information, call 803-642-6715.


Unity Holiness Church, 1615 Edgefield Highway, holds services on Sundays beginning with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship services at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services are also held on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. A gospel sing is held the first Saturday of the month, and a food bank is held every third Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Rev. Robbie Sharpe is the pastor.


Hayden Baptist Church will hold services in room 106 of the Penland Administration Building on the Campus of USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, May 4 through Dec. 28.


Southside Free Will Baptist Church, 1411 East Pine Log Road, will hold morning worship at 11 a.m. and evening worship at 6 p.m. on Sundays. Small group study will be held at 10 a.m. on Sundays. A fellowship meal will be held at 6:30 p.m. and Bible study and prayer will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. Larry Monday is the pastor. For more information, call 803-645-8897.


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.


Wesley United Methodist Church, 220 Richland Ave., will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10 a.m. on Sundays. The Rev. Walter E. Strawther is the pastor.


Cedar Creek Church offers the program Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered 12-step program on Tuesdays and Fridays. Tuesday night step studies are held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in building 3. The following celebrations are offered on Fridays in the Youth Worship Center: Dinner is served at 6 p.m.; praise and worship is held at 7 p.m.; Newcomers 101 is held at 8 p.m.; small group meetings are held at 8 p.m.; and the Holy Grounds Cafe is open from 9 to 9:30 p.m. For more information, call Ray at 803-599-1503, Claire at 803-640-3501 or Jean at 803-646-0850.


Bethlehem Lutheran Church will hold Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m.


The Aiken Christian Church, a non-denominational New Testament Church (Acts 2:40-47), holds Sunday services at 300 Old Whiskey Road, New Ellenton, with Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and worship services with communion at 10:30 a.m. Bible study is held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. Keith Ussery is the pastor. For more information, call 803-295-1270.


Silver Bluff Baptist Church, 360 Old Jackson Highway, Beech Island, holds worship services on Sunday beginning with Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10 a.m. Bible study is held every Wednesday at 7 p.m. The Rev. Marvin Morgan is the pastor. For more information, call 803-827-0706.


Temple of God Ministries, 587 Holiness Church Road, Wagener, will hold Sunday morning services at 10:30 a.m. beginning on Aug. 3. Wednesday night Bible study will be held at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-260-0771 or 803-564-5096. Everett Davenport is the pastor.


New Life Worship Center, 3550 Morgan Road, Hephzibah, Georgia, holds midweek worship services at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Pastor Regina Harris is the speaker. Sunday worship services are held at 11 a.m. Pastor Claude Harris is the speaker. For more information, call 706-796-7880.


Beaver Dam Baptist Church will hold Sunday service the second and fourth Sunday at 10 a.m. and the third Sunday at 9 a.m. For more information, call 803-648-1749.


The Greater Faith Fellowship Church, 570 Town Creek Road, will hold prayer at 9 a.m.; Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.; worship services at 10:45 a.m. on Sundays. Praise services will be held at 6:30 p.m. and discipleship will be held at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, call 803-648-6858. Dr. Olen I. Jessie is the senior pastor and the Rev. Gladiola S. Jessie is the co-pastor.


St. Paul Lutheran Church, 961 Trail Ridge Road, will hold YaWay contemporary worship on Sundays at 9:45 a.m., a blended service at 8:30 a.m. and a traditional service at 11 a.m. Holy Communion is offered during all three services. Sunday school for children and adults is held at 9:45 a.m. and the Intergenerational Luther Cafe meets at 11 a.m. Coffee hour fellowship follows both the 8:30 and 9:45 a.m. services and child care is provided for those 6 and younger. For more information, call 803-649-4021.


Chinquapin Baptist Church, 1413 Chinquapin Road, Batesburg, will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10:45 a.m. Holy communion will be offered on the first Sunday of the month. Dr. Leroy V. Williams is the pastor. Robert L. Meyers is the chairman. For more information, call 803-532-2529.


St. Noah Church of God in Christ, 261 Charleston St., will hold prayer services every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Elder Roy Hooker is the pastor. For more information, call 803-648-7446 or 803-645-6621.


Kedron Baptist Church, 233 Kedron Chruch Road, will hold adult Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. on Sundays. Evening worship services are held at 7 p.m. on Sunday and Wednesdays. The Rev. Dr. John B. Willis is the pastor.


New Covenant Presbyterian Church, 526 Hitchcock Parkway, will hold Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. followed by worship services at 10:30 a.m. Supervised child care is provided. Drew Kornreich is the senior pastor. For more information, call 803-649-5007 or visit www.npcaiken.org.


Saint James Lutheran Church, 200 Laurel Drive, Graniteville, will hold Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. For more information, call 803-663-6809.


Ascending Faith Church Ministries, 149 Posey St., Burnettown, holds services every Sunday with prayer at 9:45 a.m., praise and worship at 10 a.m. and worship services at 10:30 a.m. Bible study is held every Wednesday at 7 p.m.


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 at 9 a.m. and Wednesday prayer at 6 p.m. followed by Bible study at 6:30 a.m. Corporate Saturday Morning Prayer will be held the first Saturday of the month at 9 a.m.


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.


New Life Outreach Ministries, 616 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, will hold services on Sundays at 11:15 a.m. and Sunday School at 10 a.m. Dr. W.E. Gasque is the pastor. For more information, call 803-648-6621.


Union Baptist Church will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m. and worship services at 10 a.m. on Sundays. Bible study will be held on Wednesday nights at 6 p.m. The Rev. David R. Williams 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 9:45 a.m. The Rev. Clarence D. Hill is pastor. For more information, call 803-278-4051.


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 10:30 a.m., Wednesday night Bible study at 7 p.m. For more information, call 803-260-0771 or 803-564-5096. Everett Davenport is the pastor.


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.


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 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 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 803-641-6596.


Beaver Dam Baptist Church will hold Sunday service the second and fourth Sunday at 10 a.m. and the third Sunday at 9 a.m. For more information, call 803-648-1749.


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, 385 Cedar Branch Road, Windsor, will hold church services on the first, third and fourth Sunday at 10:45 a.m. with Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. For more information, call 803-641-0116 or 803-642-5246. The Rev. Charles Jenkins Sr. is the pastor.


Spoken Word Ministries, 1219 Edgefield Highway N., will hold prophetic studies on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and deliverance services on Fridays at 7:30 p.m. Morning worship is held on Sundays at 11:30 a.m. For more information, call 803-295-8115. Prophet Ray Singleton is the senior pastor.


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.


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, third 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.


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 morning worship at 10:50 a.m., Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., evening worship at 6 p.m., and youth group on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.grace-of-aiken.com. The Rev. Greg Bowen 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 will hold Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 a.m. For more information, call the church office at 706-724-1056. The Rev. Hardy S. Bennings III 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), 900 Kerr Drive S.W., will hold Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., fellowship at 10:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. Communion is served every Sunday. For more information, call 803-642-8596 or visit www.firstchristian-aiken.org. Sotello V. Long is the pastor.


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 womenís 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 CBNís ď700 Club.Ē 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 churchís 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 Childrenís Ministry, leads Childrenís 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. and second, fourth and fifth Sundays at 11 a.m. Sunday school is held every Sunday at 9:45 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.


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 activities, AWANA for ages 3 to fifth grade, discipleship classes for youth begin at 5 p.m. 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 Elkoís 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.


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.


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 churchís 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 Godís 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.