Watch Night services ring in new year

...Hobbs said.Churches across the area hold the late-night services, complete with music, prayer and often breakfast...celebratory atmosphere continues in today's Watch Night services."It's a pretty jubilant atmosphere," Hobbs...

Watch Night services welcome in new year

...New Year's Eve, many places of worship hold Watch Night services, during which worshippers gather for prayer, preaching...samantha.mckevie@augustachronicle.com. Watch Night Services BETHLEHEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST, North Augusta: 10...

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Watch Night services are used to ring in new year

...started off right." Reach Kelly Jasper at (706) 823-3552 or kelly.jasper@augustachronicle.com. WATCH NIGHT SERVICES GETHSEMANE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: 10:30 p.m., 1485 Wrightsboro Road JORDAN GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH : 11 p...

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Watch Night services will ring in new year

...document was to take effect Jan. 1. The Watch Night service that year, then, took on a new significance. WATCH NIGHT SERVICES GETHSEMANE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: 10:30 p.m., 1485 Wrightsboro Road JORDAN GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH : 11 p...

Area watch night services

...various groups and denominations, according to The Folklore of American Holidays. Here is a listing of area watch night services on New Year's Eve: FIRST MOUNT MORIAH CHURCH: 10 p.m. Tuesday. ROSS GRAVE BAPTIST CHURCH: 10:30 p.m...

Churches plan Watch Night, New Year's Eve services

Many area churches will ring in the new year with Watch Night services.Though its origins are often disputed, in black churches Dec. 31 took on a special meaning more than 150 years ago.On Dec...

Watch Night services will welcome the New Year

On New Year's Eve 20 years ago, Bryan Cockrell launched the Alpha Youth Group at New Hope Worship Center in Grovetown. The congregation will celebrate the youth ministry's anniversary and welcome in 2001 with Christian comedians Hicks and Cohagan, several contemporary bands and soloist Paula Lambert at the church, 715 Old Belair Road, from 9 p.m. until midnight Sunday.It is one of several Augusta-area churches that will ring in the New Year with music, prayer and fellowship.

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Faith calendar

...BAPTIST, WAYNESBORO, GA.: Watch Night Services 10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31...GROVE WORD POWER MINISTRY: Watch Night Services 10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31...533-6626GETHSEMANE MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Watch Night services 10:30 p.m. Monday, Dec...

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...com or to Faith Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. WATCH NIGHT SERVICES (WEDNESDAY) GREATER FAITH MINISTRIES, BARNWELL, S.C.: 9 p.m. FRANKLIN COVENANT BAPTIST, HEPHZIBAH: 10...

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Predominantly black church offers to pay whites to attend

...Caldwell will pay whites $5 an hour out of his own pocket for attending Sunday services, and $10 an hour for Thursday night services. The idea hit him during a sermon last week, he said. "This idea is born of God. God wants a rainbow in his church...

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