Church News: Friday, July 12, 2019


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

* Saturday - The Deacon Ministry's Taste of Antioch will begin at noon on the grounds of the parsonage, S.C. 260 and Joseph Lemon-Dingle Road, Manning.

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

* Sunday, July 21 - The adult ministry will celebrate its anniversary at 4 p.m.

* Monday-Wednesday, July 22-24 - Revival at 7 nightly with speakers as follows: Monday, the Rev. Lawrence Canty; Tuesday, the Rev. Eddie Thomas Jr.; and Wednesday, the Rev. Troy Cato.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 14 Brand St., announces:

* Sunday-Wednesday, July 21-24 - Revival. Pastor Walter Robertson will speak at 5 p.m. Sunday and Pastor Ephram Stephens will speak at 7 nightly Monday-Wednesday.

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

* Saturday, July 20 - Summer fling festival on the church lawn from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors will be on site. Activities and fun for everyone. Bingo, door prizes, giveaways, school supplies and more.

* Sunday, July 21 - The 25th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 4 p.m.

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

* Sunday - The 11th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 3:30 p.m. Bishop Jeffrey Johnson will speak.

* Monday-Friday, July 22-26 - Vacation Bible School 6:30-8 p.m.

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

* Saturday-Sunday, July 20-21 - Family and friends weekend with a picnic on the grounds from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Sunday's activities as follows: 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 10:45 a.m. worship and 6-8 p.m. gospel jazz on the yard.

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

* Saturday - Knitting Hearts will meet from 10 a.m. to noon. Experience a time of refreshing and renewal with Pastor Elizabeth Wynn's Enns, Antioch International Church, Fort Mill. A love offering will be received. Knitting Hearts is a community-wide, multicultural women's ministry. Visit

Love Covenant Church, 245 Oswego Highway, announces:

* Today - Outside movie under the stars at 8:30 p.m. featuring "The Lion King." Free popcorn and water. Bring your own lawn chairs and/or blankets. In the event of inclement weather, we will move indoors.

Mount Pleasant AME Church, 1800 Vista Lane, Lynchburg, announces:

* Monday-Wednesday, July 29-31 - Revival at 7 nightly with speakers as follows: Monday, the Rev. Laddie Howard; Tuesday, the Rev. John Taylor; and Wednesday, the Rev. Johnathan Greene Sr.

* Sunday, Aug. 11 - The 152nd Homecoming Celebration will be held at 10:30 a.m. Elder James Cooper Sr., presiding elder of the Sumter District, will speak.

Mount Sinai AME Church, 5895 Mt. Sinai Church Road, Lynchburg, announces:

* Saturday-Sunday - Homecoming celebration as follows: 10 a.m. Saturday, barbecue at the church; and 10 a.m. Sunday, special service.

* Sunday, July 28 - Male choir anniversary celebration at 10 a.m.

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

* Monday-Wednesday, July 29-31 - Revival at 7 nightly with speakers as follows: Monday, Pastor Eugene Myers; Tuesday, Bishop Leroy T. James; and Wednesday, Elder Barrington Pierson.

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

* Sunday-Wednesday, July 21-24 - Revival. The Rev. Hazel Charles will speak at 5 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Richard Addison will speak at 7 nightly Monday-Wednesday.

* Sunday, July 28 - "Honoring Our Senior Citizens" at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Leroy Blanding will speak.

New Birth Holiness Church, 42 Larkins St., announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 4 - The 23rd pastoral anniversary celebration will be held at 3 p.m. Elder Clarence McCall will speak.

New Fellowship Covenant Ministries, 316 W. Liberty St., announces:

* Saturday - Clothing giveaway 9 a.m.-noon.

New Salem Baptist Church, 2500 W. Oakland Ave., announces:

* Sunday-Thursday, July 14-18 - Vacation Bible School 6-8 nightly for ages 3 years to fifth grade. Pre-register online at

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

* Sunday - Senior choir anniversary program at 2 p.m.

* Sunday, July 21 - Church school day with recognition and promotion of students and teachers at 11 a.m.

Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, announces:

* Monday, July 15 - Widow's luncheon at 11 a.m.

* Tuesday, July 16 - Wylma DuBose group meeting at 10 a.m. at the home of Katherine Healan. Youth should meet at the church at 11 a.m. for youth swim day.

* Tuesday, July 23 - Youth to attend Fireflies game in Columbia. Meet at the church at 4:30 p.m. Cost: $15.

* Saturday, July 27 - Youth car wash from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gamecock Insurance.

Refreshing Springs Kingdom Outreach Ministries, 741 Bultman Drive, Suite 21, announces:

* Thursday-Saturday, July 25-27 - Revival at 7 nightly. The Rev. Frank Williams Jr. will speak.

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

* Sunday, July 21 - Family and friends day at 2 p.m. The Rev. LaVaron Johnson will speak.

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

* Saturday - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Hope Revealed. A love offering will be received.