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NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: God has placed huge value on mankind

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 5:39 p.m.

One of the areas in which modern technology is advancing most rapidly is fiber optics. Crystal clear telephone messages are carried on cables of special fibers that conduct data in digital form, using laser light.

Grace to hold men’s conference

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 6:00 p.m.

Grace United Methodist Church is putting the focus on men with its Awaken Conference.

Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 26

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 5:39 p.m.

Mount Transfiguration Baptist Church, 350 Blanchard Road, will celebrate its Deacons and Trustees’ Appreciation on Sunday, Sept. 20, at 2 p.m. …

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Power of God can transform communities

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:16 p.m.

The March for Jesus last Saturday was an overwhelming success. Everyone said it was an awesome encouragement and blessing to all participants. There is definite spiritual power in thousands of Christians crossing denominational lines and coming together to publicly proclaim that Jesus Christ is lord of their lives. This event could be the …

Waller to hold concert at FBCNA

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:16 p.m.

Musician John Waller will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, at First Baptist Church of North Augusta, 625 Georgia Ave.

Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 19

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:15 p.m.

Spring Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1677 Womrath Road, will hold its all annual summer revival at 7 p.m. Aug. 19 through 21. For more information, …

Church extends helping hand to Haiti UPDATED

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:12 p.m.

An afternoon of basketball competition helped provide funds for the Christian Haitian Outreach organization.

Owens says goodbye to First Baptist Church

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 4:51 p.m.

After 17 years serving at First Baptist Church of North Augusta, Mark Owens feels the call to move on.

Bible program supplies kids with school essentials UPDATED

By BILL BENGTSON

editor@northaugustastar.com

Thursday, August 13, 2015 11:23 a.m.

Summerfield Park plays host to plenty of pedestrian traffic during the summer months, and it got an overflow crowd Tuesday with the annual wrap-up of …

Basketball game to benefit Haitian orphanage

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 7:36 p.m.

North Augusta High School will be the backdrop for an “Old School” and “New School” showdown Saturday, Aug. 15.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Ants showcase God’s amazing works UPDATED

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 7:36 p.m.

While watering flowers, I had an opportunity to witness a most unusual event. We have a bluebird feeder that looks like a long stemmed flower. It is attached to our downstairs deck by the long thick wire stem. At the top is a large, pale blue glass flower. We place dried meal worms inside the flower for the bluebirds.

Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 12

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 7:36 p.m.

Rod Greenway, former North Augusta area principal, will speak at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 615 Old Edgefield Road. He will …

North Augusta religion briefs for the week of Aug. 5 UPDATED

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 7:03 p.m.

Rod Greenway, former North Augusta area principal, will speak at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 615 Old Edgefield Road. He will …

First Baptist camp teaches sports, religion

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 7:03 p.m.

First Baptist Church of North Augusta is teaching youth how to do things in a Christ-like manner.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Technology looks to nature for advancement

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 7:03 p.m.

The latest edition of Microsoft’s software, Windows 10, is out and my husband and I have it on both our computers. It is quite an improvement over previous Windows operating systems, and has some neat new features like the ability to draw and make notes on web pages with a mouse. This new version organized a lot of previous features and …

Church to hold free security conference

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 4:44 p.m.

Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry will hold a free Church Security Conference on Aug. 3.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Rare animals a blessing of creation

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 4:44 p.m.

After I finished my early morning plant-watering routine a few days ago, I made my way up the steps on the back deck. I was thinking about how thirsty the plants are after consecutive days of hot temperatures and no rain. Halfway up the steps, my eyes fell upon a most magnificent creature poised on the deck. I immediately felt this was a rare and …

Religion briefs for the week for July 29

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 4:44 p.m.

The St. Bartholomew’s Foundation Board will host question and answer sessions between the 8 and 9:30 a.m. services and between the 9:30 and …

Grace gives back: Church hosts Salkehatchie service week

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 4:37 p.m.

Three homes in the CSRA were improved by the work of North Augusta Salkehatchie.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Designers find inspration in creation

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 4:43 p.m.

We became new grandparents of an adorable grandson named Hudson a few days ago. It was a glorious experience, and we are so thankful everything went well with Megan and Hudson. Megan was in labor for almost 12 hours, and she looked lovely the whole time. It hurt to see her in so much pain, but she handled it with such grace and confidence. After …

First Baptist brings back sports camp

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 4:39 p.m.

First Baptist Church of North Augusta’s Kingdom Sports Camp is about more than a game.

Religion briefs for the week of July 22

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 4:43 p.m.

The St. Bartholomew’s Foundation Board will host question and answer sessions between the 8 and 9:30 a.m. services and between the 9:30 and …

Local couple shares gospel with military

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 6:25 p.m.

Steve and Lucinda Martinez have spent nearly 20 years as missionaries to the U.S. military.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: God’s designs inspire engineers

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 6:25 p.m.

Why in the world would engineers at Mercedes-Benz and DaimlerChrysler turn to a fish built like a box for inspiration on automotive design? After all, automakers want their vehicles to travel just as efficiently through air as sharks swim through water. The boxfish is anything but streamlined. However, the cube-shaped boxfish slips through water …

North Augusta religion briefs for July 15

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 6:26 p.m.

The St. Bartholomew’s Foundation Board will host question and answer sessions between the 8 and 9:30 a.m. services and between the 9:30 and …

Curly’s Court renovation ramping up

Monday, July 13, 2015 7:48 p.m.

Renovations at Grace United Methodist Church’s Family Center are well under way.

Church raises mission work funds with BBQ plates UPDATED

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 8:42 p.m.

Though Elizabeth Wiggins-Flynn is no longer a member of St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, she still came back to visit friends and show …

Religion briefs for the week of July 8

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 8:42 p.m.

The St. Bartholomew’s Foundation Board will host question and answer sessions between the 8 and 9:30 a.m. services and between the 9:30 and …

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Strengthen America by reading the Bible daily

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 8:42 p.m.

As another wonderful birthday of our country has come and gone, many wonder what the future of America holds. Perhaps a visit to the underpinnings of our great country can give us a standard by which to measure the direction our country has traveled. If we dig beneath the surface of 238 years of American growth, what are the roots made of?

St. Bart’s to hold BBQ fundraiser

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 6:29 p.m.

Saint Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church is preparing to celebrate Independence Day.

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