Church News: Friday, Aug. 10, 2018


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

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - The Inspirational Choir's pre-anniversary worship service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Minister Cheryl Graham, of Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

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

* Saturday, Aug. 18 - Back-to-school extravaganza from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. featuring vendors on site, a bounce house, games and many other fun activities.

* Wednesday-Friday, Sept. 19-21 - Fall Revival at 7 nightly with speakers as follows: Wednesday, the Rev. Jerome Sumpter; Thursday, Pastor Donna Harvin Jackson, of Pine Hill AME; and Friday, Pastor Harry Clark, of Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.

Church of God of Prophecy, 722 Boulevard Road, announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - His Calling will provide music at 11 a.m.

Clark United Methodist Church, 2980 U.S. 401 N., Oswego Highway, announces:

* Saturday, Aug. 18 - Back-to-school bash from noon to 4 p.m.

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Women's Day service at 11 a.m.

* Tuesday-Thursday, Aug. 21-23 - Revival at 6 nightly.

Edwin Boyle Santee Summer Ministry, 1098 Lemon Ave., Manning, (across from Camp Bob Cooper), announces:

* Sundays through Sept. 2 - Outdoor interdenominational worship service will be held at 9:30 a.m. for those who spend summer weekends at Lake Marion. Check us out on Facebook.

Faith Missionary Baptist Church No. 1, 115 Laurel St., announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Back-to-school bash will follow worship service.

* Sunday, Aug. 26 - Fourth Sunday fellowship at 4 p.m. with Overseer James Holiday and Missionary Janie Davis.

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

* Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 22-24 - Revival services at 7 nightly. Fellowship meal will be held at 6 nightly. Speakers will be Pastor George Shears III, of Greater Fellowship Baptist Church of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Pastor Robert McGowens, of Greater Galilee Baptist Church of Charlotte.

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

* Saturday, Aug. 25 - Southern belle tea "A Royal Affair" at 2 p.m. at the South HOPE Center, 822 W. Liberty St. The Rev. Priscilla Loney will speak.

Greater Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, 515 N. Main St., announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 12 - An evening of men and women in black and white at 4 p.m. Pastor Westey Maple, pastor of Greater House of Prayer of Wedgefield, will speak.

High Hills AME Church, 6780 Meeting House Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Today - The Rev. Keith R. Mayes Sr. pastor appreciation celebration at 8 p.m.

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

* Sunday - Usher's anniversary will be celebrated during 10:15 a.m. worship service.

* Saturday, Aug. 18 - Church picnic and back-to-school extravaganza at 10 a.m.

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Homecoming will be celebrated during 10:15 a.m. worship service. The Rev. Roosevelt Williams, associate minister of Joshua Baptist Church of Dalzell, will speak.

Joshua Baptist Church, 5200 Live Oak Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday - Musical concert at 5 p.m. featuring a variety of choirs.

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Celebrating annual women's day during 10 a.m. worship service. Minister Lori Parker will speak.

* Sunday, Aug. 26 - Missionary singers anniversary program at 5 p.m. featuring various church choirs.

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

* Saturday - Knitting Hearts Cafe will meet from 10 a.m. until noon. Ed and Patty Garner, of The Outpouring of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, will speak. A love offering will be received. For more information on this community-wide, multicultural women's ministry, visit

Love Covenant Church, 245 Oswego Road, announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Founders appreciation day will be celebrated at 11 a.m.

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

* Saturday - A pre-152nd church anniversary picnic will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

* Sunday - The 152nd church anniversary worship service will be held at 10 a.m. The Rev. Dr. James S. Cooper, presiding elder of the Sumter District, will speak.

Mount Zion Enrichment Center, 315 W. Fulton St., announces:

* Saturday, Aug. 18 - Back-to-school bash from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

* Beginning Monday, Aug. 27 - From 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, accepting applications for the 2018-2019 after school program for kindergarten through sixth grade. Call (803) 773-3546 for information.

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

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Back-to-school worship at 10:45 a.m.

* Sunday, Aug. 26 - Usher's ministry anniversary worship at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Ricky Syndad will speak.

Mount Zion United Methodist Church, 130 Loring Mill Road, announces:

* Saturday - Community giveaway 8 a.m.-noon. Household items, clothing and more will be given away to those in need.

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

* Sunday, Aug. 26 - Church school day program at 9 a.m.

Orangehill Independent Methodist Church, 3005 S. Kings Highway, Wedgefield, announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - The 134th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 3 p.m. The Rev. Leroy Sims Jr., pastor of Broomhill Baptist Church of Rembert, will speak.

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

* Sunday - Homecoming will be celebrated at 3 p.m. featuring the Rev. Galloway and Howard Chapel Church family.

Reid Chapel AME Church, 1008 Dibert St., announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - "100 Women in White" worship service at 3 p.m. The Rev. Donna Jackson, of Pinehill African Methodist Episcopal Church, will speak.

St. James AME Church, 180 W. Fulton Manning Road, Pinewood, announces:

* Tuesday-Thursday, Aug. 14-16 - Three night revival at 7 nightly. Speakers as follows: Tuesday, the Rev. Janet Collins; Wednesday, the Rev. Dante Kenly; and Thursday, the Rev. Herman Holland.

St. Mark AME Church, corner of First Street and Larry King Jr. Highway, Summerton, announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 19 - Annual Women's Day celebration during 11 a.m. worship. Elder Martha Lee, associate minister of Anointed Life of Summerville, will speak.

* Sunday, Aug. 26 - The ecumenical play "The Women of the Bible" will be presented at 4 p.m. An offering will be received.

St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church, 1715 S. Guignard Drive, announces:

* Monday-Wednesday, Aug. 13-15 - Revival at 7 nightly. The Rev. Delbert H. Singleton Jr. will speak.