Church News: Nov. 17, 2017


Allen Chapel AME Church, 471 Lynam Road, announces:

* Saturday - Fallfest 5-7 p.m. featuring Bible trivia, games, prizes and more.

* Sunday - Educator's Day will be celebrated during 10 a.m. worship.

Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1275 Oswego Highway, announces:

* Sunday - The 11th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Daniel Bennett Jr. will be celebrated at 4 p.m. Pastor Nathan Amos, pastor of New Birth Holiness Church, will speak.

Church of Christ, 313 Mooneyham Road, announces:

* Saturday, Dec. 9 - Family and friends night at 6 p.m., hosted by the China and Harvin families. The Rev. Leroy Blanding, of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Dalzell United Methodist Church, 3330 Black River Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Saturday - Coats for Christ giveaway 8-11 a.m. No application or qualifications. Call (803) 499-5190 with any questions.

Fellowship Outreach Ministries, 1981 Florence Highway, announces:

* Today - Revival at 7:30 p.m. Pastor Teresa Baxter, of Lord of Lords of Hope Ministries, will speak.

First Baptist Missionary Church, 219 S. Washington St., announces:

* Sunday - The 149th anniversary of the church will be observed at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Sammie D. Simmons will speak.

* Sunday, Nov. 26 - Dr. Marla F. Frederick, professor of African American Studies and Study of Religion at Harvard University, will speak at 10:45 a.m.

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 182 S. Pike East, announces:

* Sunday - Trustee ministry anniversary celebration at 3:30 p.m.

High Hills Missionary Baptist Church, 6750 Meeting House Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday - Deacons / deaconess ministry anniversary will be celebrated during the 10:15 a.m. worship. The Rev. Willie Dennis will speak.

Hopewell Baptist Church, 3285 Peach Orchard Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday - The 11th pastoral anniversary celebration for Pastor Richard Addison will be held at 3 p.m. The Rev. Carnell Witherspoon, of Mount Chapel Baptist Church of Jordan, will speak.

Mount Pisgah AME Church, 217 W. Bartlette St., announces:

* Monday, Nov. 27 - Community-wide crime prevention / public awareness program will be held at 6 p.m. Brother Carrington Rashad Murray as well as representatives from Operation Get Smart of the S.C. Department of Corrections, will speak.

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 325 Fulton St., announces:

* Sunday - Widows / widowers ministry annual worship at 10:45 a.m.

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 3249 U.S. 15 S., announces:

* Sunday - The 143rd anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 10 a.m.

Pine Grove AME Church, 41 Pine Grove Road, Rembert, announces:

* Tuesday, Nov. 21 - Pre-Thanksgiving worship service at 7 p.m.

Quinn Chapel AME Church, 2400 Queen Chapel Road, announces:

* Tuesday, Nov. 28 - Healthier 2017 will be held from 11 a.m. to noon. U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jameka S. Promise will speak.

Salem Missionary Baptist Church, 320 W. Fulton St., announces:

* Sunday - The 97th anniversary of the church will be celebrated during the 10 a.m. worship service.

Unity Baptist Fellowship Church, 4000 U.S. 15 South, announces:

* Saturday - Fundraiser dinner at 4 p.m. followed by 6 p.m. gospel singing featuring the Believers Quartet. Dinner is a dual fundraiser for the church building fund as well as a newer motor home for the Believers Quartet to travel to their engagements. Donations will be accepted for dinner. A love offering will be taken during the singing.

Walker Avenue Church of God, 100 Walker Ave., announces:

* Sunday - Homecoming celebration will be held at 11 a.m. Brother Richard Bernard Fortune, district manager of retails for Dollar Tree Inc., will speak.

West End Community Church, 101 S. Salem St., announces:

* The West End Community Clothes Closet has new hours of 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Clothes and shoes can be dropped off during these hours. For pick up, call (803) 795-3600.