Church News: Friday, April 6, 2018


Allen Chapel AME Church, 471 Lynam Road, announces:

* Sunday, April 15 - 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.

* Sunday, May 27 - Birthday celebration for the pastor, the Rev. Dr. George E. Hicks, will follow the morning worship.

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 2571 Joseph Lemon-Dingle Road, Jordan community, Manning, announces:

* Saturday - South Jordan Union fourth youth conference at 10 a.m. featuring oratorical speakers, workshops of all ages, skit praise dancers and singing.

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

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

Church of Christ, 313 Mooneyham Road, announces:

* Sunday, April 15 - 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.

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, April 15 - 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, April 14 - The Wateree Baptist Association Lower Division Women's Missionary annual spring meeting at 10 a.m. Pastor Donald Amis will speak.

* Sunday, April 15 - 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, April 14 - 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 andmore. A love offering will be received. Visit

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

* Sunday, April 8 - The Hospitality Ministry of Liberty Hill annual gospel program at 3:30 p.m.

* Friday-Sunday, April 13-15 - 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 Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 325 Fulton St., announces:

* Sunday, April 15 - 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.

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 Southern Methodist Church, 1107 Felton Road, Summerton, announces:

* Saturday - Barbecue chicken supper in the fellowship hall from 4 to 7 p.m. Plates are $8 for eat in or take out.

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

* Saturday, April 14 - 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.

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, April 15 - 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, April 14 - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Unity Quartet.

Wise Drive Church of the Nazarene, 302 N. Wise Drive, announces:

* Sunday - Gospel singing at 10:45 a.m. featuring Covenant Ground Trio.

Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 2225 Conyers Road, Paxville community, Manning, announces:

* Sunday - The pastor's 17th anniversary will be celebrated at 11 a.m. The Rev. Joe Gamble, pastor of St. John Baptist Church, Pinewood, will speak.