Church News: Friday, June 28, 2019


Allen Chapel AME Church, 471 Lynam Road, announces:

* Sunday - Sallie Evans Women's Missionary Society worship during 10 a.m. service. Sister LeAnna Williams, a young adult missionary, will speak.

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

* Saturday, July 13 - 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.

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.

Church of God by Faith, 609 Atlantic Ave., announces:

* Today-Sunday - The South Carolina District Assembly, fellowship, youth ministry and scholarship program with various youth speakers will be held as follows: 7:30 p.m. today, noon to 8 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. Sunday.

Concord Baptist Church, 1885 Myrtle Beach Highway, announces:

* Saturday - Vacation Bible School 10 a.m.-5 p.m. for ages 6-10. Call the church for more information.

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

* Sunday - Men's Day will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. E. Spencer Scott, Most Worshipful Grand Master PHA of SC, will speak.

* 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.

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

* Sunday - The church will host the Sumter Baptist M&E Association fifth Sunday worship at 5 p.m.

High Hills African Methodist Episcopal Church, 6780 Meeting House Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday - Church dedication at 3 p.m. Bishop Samuel Lawrence Green Sr. will speak.

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

* Sunday, July 7 - Holy communion will follow the 10:15 a.m. worship service.

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

* Saturday, July 13 - Knitting Hearts will meet from 10 a.m. to noon. Do you need a spiritual refreshing? Come away from all the distractions, seek the face of God and 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

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

* Saturday-Sunday, July 13-14 - 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, of Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, Mayesville; Tuesday, Bishop Leroy T. James, of Kingdom Builders Deliverance Ministries; and Wednesday, Elder Barrington Pierson, of St. Paul Pentecostal Holiness.

Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, announces:

* Sunday - Fifth Sunday singspiration at 6:30 p.m. featuring David Floyd.

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

* Sunday - Missionary program at 3 p.m. Elder Joseph Postell will speak.

The Rock Church of Sumter, 365 N. St. Paul Church Road, announces:

* Today - "God Says 'Live' Revival Part II" at 7:30 p.m. Prophetess Kimberly Brown will speak.

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

* Saturday, July 13 - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Hope Revealed. A love offering will be received.

Willow Grove AME Church, 8105 A-B Sumter Landing Road, Horatio, announces:

* Saturday-Sunday, July 6-7 - Friends and family kickoff with tailgating on Saturday from 10 a.m. until and fill-the-pew on Sunday with church school at 8:45 a.m., followed by 10 a.m. worship. Elder Samuel McPherson will speak.

Wise Drive Baptist Church, 2751 S. Wise Drive, announces:

* Today-Sunday - Vacation Bible School "The Incredible Race" for ages 3 years old to fifth grade as follows: 5 to 7:30 today; 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to noon Sunday. Registration is open at