Church News: Friday, April 13, 2018


Allen Chapel AME Church, 471 Lynam Road, announces:

* Sunday - Women's Day program at 3 p.m., sponsored by the Missionary Society. The Rev. Donna Harvin Jackson, pastor of Pinehill AME Church, will speak.

* Friday, April 20 - Fish fry from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., sponsored by the Pastor's Aide ministry. Dinners are $8 and include fish, red rice, coleslaw, butter beans, roll and drink or snack available for $4 and includes fish and bread.

* Saturday, April 28 - The Women's Missionary Society and the young people's department will sponsor a giveaway for the community from 8 a.m. until noon. A variety of items will be given to individuals.

* Sunday, April 29 - Missionary worship service at 10 a.m. Birthday celebration for the pastor, the Rev. Dr. George E. Hicks, will follow the morning worship.

Antioch United Methodist Church, 4040 Dubose Siding Road, announces:

* Sunday - The adult ministry's annual pack the pew Spring jubilee at 4 p.m. Jerrleen Washington, of Olden Chapel United Methodist Church, will speak. Theme: "It's Time to Fill God's House"

* Saturday, April 21 - Inspirational choir yard sale 7 a.m. - until.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 4319 Rowe Drive, Summerton, announces:

* Monday-Wednesday, April 23-25 - Revival at 7 nightly. The Rev. Ranzy McFadden will speak.

Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 774 Douglas Ave., announces:

* Saturday, May 12 - Prayer breakfast at 8 a.m. The Rev. Jeanette M. Collins, of LaGree AME Church, will speak.

* Sunday, May 20 - Fruits of the Spirit at 3:30 p.m.

* Saturday, May 26 - Health fair at 8 a.m.

Chapel AME Church, McLeod Road, Paxville, announces:

* Saturday, April 21 - The Gospel Jubilee's 22nd anniversary will be celebrated at 6 p.m. On the program: Faith Deliverance Choir, Voices of Praise, Truly Committed, Sons of Faith and many others.

Church of Christ, 313 Mooneyham Road, announces:

* Sunday - The 22nd pastoral anniversary of the Rev. James L. and Sister Alethia Clark will be celebrated at 4 p.m. The Rev. Tommy L. China Sr., of Pooler, Georgia, will speak.

Community Church of Praise, 562 S. Pike Road, announces:

* Today - Revival at 7 nightly. Pastor Reginald McLeod, of Darlington, will speak.

Corinth Missionary Baptist Church, 25 Community St., announces:

* Monday-Wednesday, April 23-25 - Revival at 7:30 nightly. The Rev. Larry W. Barnes, pastor of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Fellowship Baptist Church, 705 W. Huggins St., Manning, announces:

* Monday-Wednesday, April 23-25 - Revival at 7 nightly. Pastor Marion Newton, of Jehovah Baptist Church, will speak.

Fellowship Outreach Ministries, 1981 Florence Highway, announces:

* Saturday, April 21 -Women's conference at noon. Evangelist Tyneshia Brooks will speak.

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

* Sunday - The 13th pastoral anniversary of Pastor and Deacon Hill will be celebrated. Pastor Sheila B. Neal will speak at 11:30 a.m. and Pastor Larry W. Barnes will speak at 3:30 p.m.

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

* Saturday - The Wateree Baptist Association Lower Division Women's Missionary annual spring meeting at 10 a.m. Pastor Donald Amis will speak.

* Sunday - The Missionary Ministry will celebrate Women's Observance Day during the 10:15 a.m. worship service. The Rev. Dr. Johnnie Boone-McCrea will speak.

Knitting Hearts Ministry, meets at Bethesda Church of God, 2730 Broad St., announces:

* Saturday - Knitting Hearts will meet from 10 a.m. until noon. All ladies of all ages are invited to celebrate the anniversary celebration. There will be real life testimonies, special music and more. A love offering will be received. Continental breakfast included. Nursery provided for children age 5 and under. Visit

Liberty Hill AME Church, 2310 Liberty Hill Road, Summerton, announces:

* Today-Sunday - The women's ministry's annual women's conference as follows: 6-9 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. Sunday, the Rev. Dr. Joan Hilton will speak.

Mount Glory Missionary Baptist Church, 841 N. Main St., announces:

* Sunday, April 22 - The Gospel Jubilee's 22nd anniversary will be celebrated at 4 p.m. On the program: Singing Cavaliers of Eastover, Valentinos, Sisters of Faith, Resurrection and many others.

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

* Sunday - Woman's Day / Woman's Ministry anniversary at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Johnnie M. Gist will speak. The Prayer Band Union will meet at 6 p.m.

* Saturday-Sunday, April 28-29 - Family and friends weekend will be held as follows: 9 a.m. Saturday, workshop, food and fun for all ages; and 10:45 a.m. Sunday, worship celebration with guest preacher the Rev. Dr. Darrell King, of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Alexandria, Virginia.

Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church, 1400 Mulberry Church Road, announces:

* Sunday, April 22 - Annual Women's Day service at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Sandra Simmons, associate pastor of Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, will speak. There will be a gospel singing at 4 p.m. featuring World Wonders, Sons of Faith, Brooks Family and more.

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

* Saturday - The B.O.L.D. Ladies Society launch drop-in and registration for girls age 2-7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration fee is $10.

* Sunday - Class leaders and their members worship service at 11 a.m.

Pine Hill AME Church, 1505 U.S. 521 S., announces:

* Sunday, April 29 - Women's Day program at 3 p.m. The Rev. Donna H. Jackson will speak.

St. Paul AME Church, 835 Plowden Mill Road, announces:

* Sunday, April 22 - Women's Day celebration at 9:45 a.m. Dr. Sonji Reno Williams Garvin Baxter, of First John Baptist Church, Columbia, will speak. Dr. Baxter is a playwright, producer and actress.

Summerton United Methodist Church, 2 Briggs St., Summerton, announces:

* Saturday - Huge yard, plant and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Trailer of furniture, household items, glassware, seasonal holiday items, plants, baked and frozen goods.

Triumph Ministries, 3632 Broad St. Ext., announces:

* Today - Friday night live at 7 p.m. Mime, praise dancers, poetry and more.

* Saturday - Yard sale at 7 a.m.

* Friday, April 20 - Ignite service at 7 p.m. Apostle Micheal Ripley will speak.

* Sunday, April 22 - Ordination / licensing service by Apostle Elise Banks / Prophetess Stephanie Mathis.

Unity Universal Baptist Church announces:

* Sunday, April 22 - The 15th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 5 p.m. at Westend Community Church, 101 S. Salem St. Apostle Frankie L. Perry will speak. Theme: The year of restoration, reconstruction and redemption.

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

* Sunday - Annual CWC Missionary Women Day program at 4 p.m. Mary Wilson will speak.

Walker's Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, 99 Walter Ave., announces:

* Saturday - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Unity Quartet.