Church News: Friday, March 2, 2018


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

* Sunday, March 11 - The trustee's 21st anniversary celebration at 2 p.m. The Rev. Ranzy McFadden will speak.

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

* Wednesday, March 7, 14 and 21 - Lent service will be held at 6:30 p.m. with speakers as follows: March 7, Barbara Jean Wiley; March 14, John Wiley; and March 21, Linda Sha Robinson.

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

* Sunday - Holy communion will follow the 10:15 a.m. worship.

* Sunday, March 25 - Palm Sunday will be observed during the 10:15 a.m. worship.

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

* Saturday, March 10 - Knitting Hearts will meet from 10 a.m. until noon. Debbie Dyches will speak. All ladies, all ages, are invited. A love offering will be received. Visit

Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, 7355 Camden Highway, Rembert, announces:

* Sunday - Holy communion service will follow 9 a.m. worship.

* Sunday, March 25 - Palm Sunday service will follow 9 a.m. worship.

* Friday, March 30 - "Jesus's Last 7 Words from the Cross" at 7 p.m.

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

* Saturday - Indoor garage sale from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tables are $20 each. Call (803) 773-3546 or (803) 565-5967.

* Saturday, March 24 - Joint health fair of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist and First Baptist Missionary Church from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

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

* Sunday - The Rev. Johnnie M. Gist will speak at 6 p.m.

* Sunday, March 11 - Benedict College Day will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. Dr. Roslyn Clark-Artis, president and CEO of Benedict College, will speak.

* Sunday, March 18 - Pulpit Aid / Pastor's Support Ministry anniversary at 10:45 a.m.

Pinewood Baptist Church, 10 E. Fulton St., Pinewood, announces:

* Saturday, March 10 - A barbecue dinner fundraiser for Van and Jennifer Thames, hosted by the men's ministry, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Van has been battling cancer and undergoing chemo for the past year and unable to work. Jennifer, who has been the sole bread winner, was recently injured in a fall and has been unable to work. Jennifer will be out of work for several more weeks as she recovers from extensive surgery to repair broken bones and torn ligaments. Higher Calling will provide music during the dinner. Plates will be available for eat in or take out and advance tickets are not required. All we ask if for you to make a donation.

* Sunday, March 25 - The Jordan Family Band ( will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. A love offering will be received. Nursery provided. Refreshments and the opportunity to meet the family will follow. Call (803) 452-5373 or visit

Refreshing Springs Kingdom Outreach, meets at Colony Square, 741 Bultman Drive, Suite 21, announces:

* Saturday, March 31 - Kingdom United prayer breakfast at 10 a.m.

St. John Baptist Church, 3944 Brewer Road, Manning, announces:

* Sunday - Pastor's 11th anniversary celebration at 4 p.m. Pastor Jonathan Anderson, of Fellowship Baptist Church of Manning, will speak.

St. Paul Holiness Church, 129 1/2 W. Moore St., announces:

* Sunday - The Washington-Diaz family will present a scholarship benefit concert in honor of Gwendolyn Washington-Diaz at 4 p.m.

Triumph Ministries, 3632 Broad St. Ext., announces:

* Sunday, March 11 - The third anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 5 p.m. Overseer Wanda Brooks, of Baltimore, will serve as guest infuser.

* Friday, March 30 - Ignite service will be held at 7 p.m. Marquese Agerius, of Asheville, North Carolina, will serve as guest infuser.

Walker Avenue Church of God, 100 Walker Ave., announces:

* Sunday, March 11 - Ushers' anniversary program at 4 p.m. The Rev. Maggie Richardson will speak.