Church News: Friday, July 20, 2018


Agape Outreach Ministries, 100 E. Red Bay Road, announces:

* Sunday - Deacon and trustees annual program / parade of twins at 4 p.m. Pastor Harry Clark, of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Allen Chapel AME Church, 471 Lynam Road, announces:

* Sunday - The 137th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Bishop Samuel Lawrence Green Sr., presiding prelate of the Seventh Episcopal District African Methodist Episcopal Church, will speak.

* Sunday, July 29 - Women's missionary worship service at 10 a.m.

* Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 8-10 - Revival at 7 nightly. Speakers as follows: Wednesday, the Rev. Debbie Bowens-Davis, of Agape Fellowship AME Church of McBee; Thursday, the Rev. Dr. Mary Rhodes, of Society Hill AME Church of Manning; and Friday, the Rev. Ruth Robinson, of Pine Grove AME Church, Little Mountain.

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

* Monday-Wednesday, July 23-25 - Vacation Bible School will be held 6-7:30 nightly. The theme is "Team Spirit." All ages are welcome.

Bethel AME Church, 1605 S.C. 261, Wedgefield, announces:

* Sunday-Wednesday, July 25 - Revival at 7 nightly.

* Sunday, July 29 - Youth day will begin at 10:15 a.m. Fifty state march will begin at 4 p.m.

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

* Saturday, Aug. 4 - 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.

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.

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

* Saturday-Sunday, July 28-29 - Family and friends weekend as follows: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, family and friends cookout at Birnie HOPE Center featuring arts, crafts, games and more; 10:45 a.m. Sunday, family and friends worship at 10:45 a.m.; and 7 p.m. Sunday, gospel jazz on the yard.

Friendship AME Church, 6156 Furse Road, Summerton, announces:

* Friday, July 27 - One night revival at 7 p.m. The Rev. Denzel Hampton will speak.

Goodwill Presbyterian Church USA, 295 N. Brick Church Road, Mayesville, announces:

* Saturday, Aug. 4 - Bazaar / yard sale 8 a.m.-noon featuring vendors, food, etc. To participate or be a vendor, call (803) 795-6419, (803) 481-3755 or (803) 495-8253 prior to event.

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

* Sunday, Aug. 5 - Holy communion will be observed after the 10:15 a.m. worship service.

* Sunday, Aug. 12 - Usher's anniversary will be celebrated during 10:15 a.m. worship service

* 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:

* Monday-Friday, July 30-Aug. 3 - Revival at 7 nightly. The Rev. George P. Windley Jr. will speak.* Wednesday, Aug. 1 - Youth revival at 6 p.m.

Love Covenant Church, 245 Oswego Road, announces:

* Today - Movie on the lawn with "Leap!" at 8:30 p.m.

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 714 Camden Highway, Bishopville, announces:

* Today-Sunday - Women's conference "Women Moving Forward" as follows: 7 p.m. today, Pastor Dessie McKelvy will speak; 9 a.m. Saturday, workshop will begin with breakfast, and speakers will be Evangelist Michelle Douglas, Latisha Pierce and Pastor Shelia B. Neal; 2 p.m. Saturday, workshop with Pastor Linda Benbow; 11 a.m. Sunday, Minister Thomas will speak; and 4 p.m. Sunday, Pastor Elizabeth Brown will speak.

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

* Sunday-Wednesday, July 25 - Revival at 5 p.m. on Sunday and 7 nightly Monday-Wednesday. Bishop Terry McCaskill Sr., pastor of Mount Sinai World Outreach of Pendleton, Greenville and Spartanburg, will speak.

* Sunday, July 29 - Youth worship at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Rossi Ramsay will speak.

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

* Sunday - A salute to our seniors at 10:45 a.m. Pastor Leroy Blanding Sr. will speak.

Nehemiah Kingdom Builder's Assembly, 845 Webb St., announces:

* Today-Sunday - 2018 Holy Convocation as follows: 7:30 p.m. today; 10 a.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. Sunday. Speakers include: Pastor Barbara Lash, of Corinth Missionary Baptist Church; Pastor Adeira Black, of Mount Hermon Missionary Baptist Church of Bishopville; and Apostle Sylvester Francis, of Cross Road Christian Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church and St. Peter Baptist Church.

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

* Saturday, July 28 - "Youth Empowerment Workshop" and "Estate Planning Workshop for Adults" will be held 9 a.m.-noon. Featured topics for youth workshop are bullying, teen pregnancy and job application and interview procedures. Speakers for the estate planning workshop include Dale Atkinson, Sumter probate court judge; Tammy Kelly, State Farm insurance agent; and Attorney Calvin K. Hastie Sr. At 5 p.m., the young lady's annual tea party will be held for young ladies ages 8-18.

New Birth Holiness Church, 41 Larkin St., announces:

* Sunday, Aug. 5 - The pastor's 22nd anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Pastor Daniel Bennett, of Cedar Grove Baptist Church, will speak.

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

* Saturday, July 28 - The youth department will sponsor their first awards celebratory brunch with recognition and rewards for preschool through college graduates at noon in the fellowship hall.

* Sunday, July 29 - Youth day celebration during 11 a.m. worship service. ACF League will sponsor its annual back-to-school blast at 3 p.m. featuring games, refreshments and school supplies.

Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, announces:

* Sunday-Friday, July 27 - Vacation Bible School LifeWay's "Game On" 6-8:30 nightly. For details or registration, call (803) 481-9688.

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

* Monday-Wednesday, July 23-25 - "Lord Revive Us Again" Summer Revival at 7 nightly. Speakers: Monday, the Rev. Michael Sinclair, of House of God Ministries of Columbia; Tuesday, the Rev. Rachel Sinclair, of House of God Ministries of Columbia; and Wednesday, the Rev. Donnie McBride, of Mount Pleasant AMEC of Lynchburg.

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

* Saturday, July 28 - Initial sermon service of Tayvian Gass at 3 p.m.

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.

Trinity AME Church, 51 W. Rigby St., Manning, announces:

* Sunday - The 144th church anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. James Felder, community activist, will speak.

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

* Saturday, July 28 - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Next Chapter, Burning Bridges and "Nat" and Carleen Brown.