Opportunities

 

Faith@Work

Faith@Work is a ministry of the First Baptist Church of Augusta, GA. It is a monthly luncheon where professional leaders and citizens of the Augusta community can gather for a time of networking, fellowship and Christian guidance inspiration.

Description

Faith@Work began in August of 2011 as a ministry to and for the working professionals of the CSRA. The luncheons are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month, with the exception of June-August. Serving begins at 11:45, and the the program begins just after noon. The program generally includes a time of welcome and introduction of first time guests and the business or company they represent, followed by a “moment of news reporting” by one of the local media personalities. Dr. Gary Redding provides a thoughtful presentation of biblically based insights relevant to the business community. Whether one is an administrative assistant, bank president, of self-employed, all are welcome to participate.

You can register by contacting Cyndi Busby.

Computers @ First

A community ministry of First Baptist Church of Augusta

FREE Computer Classes

Register with Tommy Payne at the church office – 706-312-0909 or tpayne@fbcaugusta.org.  When registering by voice mail or email message, please provide your telephone number and email address.  All classes presented in Room 101 C & D (Adult Computer Lab) Walton Education Building.

 June Classes (see class descriptions below)

Manage Photos on iPhone/iPad:  Tuesday, June 6th, 9:30 – 11:30 AM

Basic Word Processing, Wednesday, June 7th & 14th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

iPhone/iPad Tips, Tricks, Q&A: Tuesday, June 13th, 9:30 – 11:30 AM

iPhone Basics: Tuesday, June 20h, 9:30 – 11:30 AM

iPad Basics: Tuesday, June 27th, 9:30 – 11:30 AM

Working with Folders & Files, Wednesday, June 28th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Manage Photos on iPhone/iPad – Photos and videos are the biggest users of storage space on your smartphone or tablet.  This class will present options that you can use to back up your photos so you can free up space on your mobile device.  We will look at Google Photos, DropBox, Flickr and Share Photo Streams for Apple Devices.  Class limit: 12. Presented by Jerry Pafford.

Basic Word Processing  – Using Microsoft Word 2016, this class introduces basic word processing and formatting skills.  Learn how to insert photos, bullet points, tables, headers / footers, automatic dates, etc. into your documents.  Learn numerous highlighting and formatting techniques.  Learn how and where to save documents.  Participants must have basic keyboard and mouse skills.  Must be able to attend both classes.  Class limit:  12.  Presented by Jim West.

iPhone/iPad Tips, Tricks, Q&A – If you are confused by the most recent operating system upgrade, or just want to learn more about your iPhone or iPad, this class is for you. We will discuss the new iOS 10 operating system changes and go over the new features, cover more advanced iPhone and iPad features and allow time for any questions you may have about Apple devices. Class limit: 12. Presented by Jerry Pafford.

iPhone Basics – This class is designed to show you the basics of using and customizing your iPhone. We will cover iPhone features, tips and tricks, home screen layout, grouping apps and settings. PLEASE bring your iPhone FULLY CHARGED (no power outlets available).  Class limit: 12.  Presented by Jerry Pafford

iPad Basics – This class is designed to show you the basics of using and customizing your iPad.  We will cover iPad features, tips and tricks, home screen layout, grouping apps and settings. PLEASE bring your iPad or iPad Mini FULLY CHARGED (no power outlets available).  You will also need your Apple ID and password.  Please write it down and bring it with you.  Class limit: 12.  Presented by Jerry Pafford

Working with Folders & Files  – Learn a skill set that will vastly improve your time spent on the computer.  Learn how to find, recognize, create, organize and control the folders and files on your computer.  Learn the significance of various file extensions.  Learn how to copy your important folders and files to a USB device.  Discover easy methods of backing up your data files.  Class limit:  12.  Presented by Jim West.