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Put flags in museums

...president said it should be in a museum. I know he must have meant Confederate museums around the country.I recall a story in the Bible that told of a child whose name was Moses, and when he was found by the pharoah's daughter he was wrapped in what was known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/put-flags-museums
Funeral at Columbia AME church for the Rev. Daniel Simmons, Charleston church shooting victim

...Charleston's Emanuel AME to be buried. They were shot at a Bible study Simmons regularly attended.During the course of his...until his death, she said.Simmons was attending a beloved Bible study on the night he was shot.In his last moments, she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-02/funeral-columbia-ame-church-rev-dan
Providence Baptist helps children in Honduras

...seventh year the church has sent a team to Cantarranes, Honduras. Their primary mission is feeding the children and holding Bible studies, said pastor Don Prosser.The church has built two feeding centers since it began working in Honduras with the Final...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-02/providence-baptist-helps
Church shooting suspect's sister seeks donations for wedding online, then takes Web page down

...that was canceled after Roof's 21-year-old brother Dylann entered the church and opened fire on parishioners during a bible study June 17. Nine were killed in the shooting, including state Sen. Clementa Pinckney."We know money cannot replace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/church-shooting-suspects-sist
Faith Calendar

...30 p.m. Tuesdays; taught by Claude Harris Jr., Donald Walker and Danielle Harris; free; (706) 796-7880VACATION BIBLE SCHOOLWHOLE LIFE MINISTRIES: Quest camp 9 a.m. Monday-Friday, July 13-17, for ages 4-12, activities and fun, free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-02/faith-calendar
Rants & Raves

...whites, the question should be, "Why wasn't there someone at the church in Charleston who could protect the members of the Bible study and the pastor?" Sadly, because of all the hatred in America, our places of worship are no longer sanctuaries of peace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-30/rants-raves
Victim of deadly Charleston church shooting remembered in fifth funeral held at site of attack

CHARLESTON - The day she was killed along with eight others during Bible study at a South Carolina church, Myra Thompson achieved her goal of becoming a minister.Hundreds honored Thompson, 59, in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-29/victim-deadly-charleston-chur
Michael Blanton

...and was known as a hard worker. He was an avid billiard player and thoroughly enjoyed fishing and reading, especially the Bible. He loved his Lord and children, Dawn Bosdell (Dion) of North Augusta, Chris Blanton (Addie) of Clarks Hill, Beth Nimons...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175197077
Emanuel AME Church's other pastor remembered after Vice President Biden's visit

...Joe Biden worshipped and spoke at the Sunday service of the historic black church where nine people were gunned down during Bible study earlier this month just hours before a funeral was held for another of the shooting victims.The vice president's surprise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-28/emanuel-ame-churchs-other-pastor-re
See who sows hatred

...racists and bigots. It is a character flaw of humans. One should note the reaction of those in Charleston, S.C., after the Bible study massacre. There were calls for forgiveness and not hate. The unity shown in the aftermath of this heinous act crossed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/see-who-sows-hatred