BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL
• Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary.
BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST
• The men’s prayer breakfast is at 7 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Sunrise Grill.
BELVEDERE UNITED METHODIST
• The United Methodist Women meet at
10 a.m. on the second Tuesday of each month in the fellowship hall.
BIG STEVENS CREEK BAPTIST
• AWANA Clubs gatherings are from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Children can learn about God, recite Bible verses and have fun during game time. Classes range from Puggles (age 2) to Truth for Training (sixth grade). This program is for boys and girls.
• Band practice and fellowship are at 6 p.m. Wednesdays, followed by a worship service at 7 p.m. The church is held at The Hippodrome, 5540 Jefferson Davis Highway.
GRACE UNITED METHODIST
• Recovery by Grace meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays in the Cokesbury classroom in the Wesley Center. The class is for people dealing with grief, divorce, family conflict, domestic violence, substance abuse or other problems.
• The Return to Bethlehem will be Dec. 5-8. Casting has begun. Workdays for Return to Bethlehem are Saturday and Dec. 1 at 9 a.m. each day. Contact Marianne for more information.
• The grief support group will meet at 10 a.m. Dec. 9 in the conference room in the Asbury Building. Discussion will focus on dealing with grief during the holidays.
• Grace Child Development Center is selling restaurant coupon books for $10.
• There may be an opportunity for another missioner for the Bolivia Mission 2013. Applications are available in the church office. Call Bobby Oliver at (803) 278-0511 for more information.
HOLY TRINITY ANGLICAN
• The community is invited to a service of prayer and anointing for physical, emotional and spiritual healing each Thursday at 10 a.m.
HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN
• Seniors Noticing Other Retirees (S.N.O.R.E) is held the first, second and third Thursday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The group will also meet Nov. 29 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The group is open to seniors who want to enjoy lunch and other activities during its meetings.
MIMS GROVE BAPTIST
• Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 6 p.m. Thursdays.
MOUNT TRANSFIGURATION BAPTIST
• Sunday school is at 9 a.m., followed by worship at 10 a.m.
OUR LADY OF PEACE CATHOLIC
• The Prayer/Comfort Shawl Ministry meets at 10:30 a.m. Thursdays in room 3 in the annex. Knitters and crocheters are invited to join and knit or crochet shawls while mingling.
ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S EPISCOPAL
• Health screenings are held from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the second Sunday of the month.
• An Alzheimer’s support group meets at 2 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the church. Caregivers are invited. Call (803) 439-1016.
• Wednesday adult ministry starts at 6 p.m.
• The children’s Wednesday night program starts at 6 p.m. upstairs in the Christian Ed building. The program is for children ages 3-12.
• The Angel Tree will be put up Dec. 1. Each angel will represent a gift that can be purchased for someone in need in the North Augusta area.
• Advent Quiet Day will be held Dec. 1. David Henson will lead reflection and discussion on the Lord’s Prayer. The schedule will be as follows: 8:30 a.m., registration and pastries; 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., program; and 11:15 a.m., Holy Eucharist followed by lunch. The cost is $12 which includes lunch. Register on the sign-up sheet in the Parish Hall or call (796) 495-1199.
• A Christmas Coffee will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 4 in the ministry center. The event will feature coffee, hot chocolate and desserts. A brief message on the true meaning of Christmas will be presented. For more information, contact Terrie Lehi at (803) 279-4622 ext. 205 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
• There will be no Element today.
• Those who purchased a turkey, Boston Butt or pulled pork can pick up their order at The Block from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today.
• The next Dunk’d baptism services will be held at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Sunday. There will be no 8:30 a.m. service. Those interested in being baptized must attend a baptism class. See someone in Guest Services or call (803) 279-1555 to sign up.
• Christmas services will be held Dec. 23 and Dec. 24 at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. both days.
• The Chicks Go Organic Winter Retreat is Feb. 1-2 at the Augusta Marriott and Suites. For more information
or to register, pick up a brochure at 1297 W. Martintown Road or on Sunday mornings from Guest Services.
• Awana Clubs are held every Wednesday night from 6 to 8 p.m. for children ages 2 through sixth grade.
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