Church News: Friday, Nov. 8, 2019


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

* Sunday - Pack the pew program, sponsored by the deaconess ministry, will be held at 4 p.m. Minister Tyrone Cummings will speak.

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

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - Church / choir / family and friends anniversary program at 3 p.m. The Rev. David China, of Historic Liberty Hill AME Church, will speak.

Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1275 Oswego Highway, announces:

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The 13th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Daniel Bennett Jr. will be celebrated at 4 p.m. The Rev. Leroy Blanding, pastor of Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Church of Christ, 313 Mooneyham Road, announces:

* Saturday, Dec. 14 - Family and friends night, hosted by the China and Harvin family, will be held at 6 p.m. Pastor Garlton L. McFadden Jr., pastor of Community Christian Center, will speak. Music will be provided by several gospel groups.

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

* Today-Sunday - Annual Christian Assembly at 7 nightly today and Saturday and 11 a.m. on Sunday. Speakers: Elder Dr. Alvin Armstrong Jr., Elder Andre' McBride, the Rev. Dr. Cartell Woods, Dr. Rita Livingston-King, Evangelist Tyneshia Brooks, Minister Anton Milton, Elder Brandon Timmons and Lady Maggie Armstrong.

Community Church of Praise, 562 S. Pike Road, announces:

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - Initial sermon of Sister Natalie "Nikki" Wilson at 3 p.m.

Concord Baptist Church, 1885 Myrtle Beach Highway, announces:

* Sunday - Homecoming at 10 a.m. with a dedication to God, special music, preaching and a fellowship meal.

Dalzell United Methodist Church, 3330 Black River Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Donations are being accepted for the annual Coats for Christ giveaway scheduled to be held 8-11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16. Donations of gently used coats for all genders and sizes as well as blankets, sweaters, hoodies, hats and scarves and socks (new) should be left on the back porch of Dorcas' Closet (small white building next to fellowship hall) at the church.

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

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The 151st church anniversary will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. The Rev. Roderick Cummings will speak. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m.

Green Acres Assembly of God, 537 Lewis Road, announces:

* Today - Gospel singing at 7 p.m. Carolina Quartet will provide music.

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

* Sunday - The fifth anniversary of Pastor and First Lady Amis will be celebrated during the 10:15 a.m. worship service. The Rev. Willie Dennis will speak.

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The deacon and deaconess anniversary will be celebrated during the 10:15 a.m. worship service. Pastor Benny Bradley will speak.

Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, 3285 Peach Orchard Road, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The 13th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Richard Addison and Sister Marilyn Addison will be celebrated at 3 p.m. The Rev. Eddie Lesaine, pastor of Spring Branch Baptist Church, Pamplico, will speak.

Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church, 803 S. Harvin St., announces:

* Sunday - The 37th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Marion H. Newton will be celebrated. Pastor Nate Brock will speak during the 7:45 a.m. worship and Minister Maria Newton-Tabon will speak during the 10:15 a.m. worship.

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The Armed Forces / First Responders Ministry will celebrate and honor all armed forces and civil servants (active duty, retired, Guard, Reserves, law enforcement, firefighters and emergency medical technicians) at 7:45 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17. Honorees of the past and present are asked to wear their uniforms. All other attendees are asked to wear something red to show solidarity and support.

Kingdom Builders Deliverance Ministries, 621 W. Liberty St., announces:

* Sunday - The anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 3 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Leroy Green will speak.

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

* Saturday - Knitting Hearts will meet 10 a.m. to noon. Sue Sanders will speak. A love offering will be received. Visit

Mount Zero Missionary Baptist Church, 7827 S.C. 261, Manning, announces:

* Sunday - Veteran's Day program at 11 a.m. Alexander Conyers, deputy assistant secretary of the Army, will speak.

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

* Sunday - The youth choir ministry's anniversary worship celebration will be held at 10:45 a.m.

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The widows / widowers support ministry anniversary will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. Elder Delcia Harper-Baxter will speak.

* Wednesday, Nov. 20 - The Golden Age ministry will hold its Thanksgiving fellowship and luncheon at 10:30 a.m. Minister Shirley Blassingame will speak.

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

* Sunday - Veteran's Day program at 10 a.m. Rear Adm. Cedric Pringle will speak.

* Saturday, Nov. 16 - Mother / son and father / daughter gala from 6 to 9 p.m.

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - The 145th church anniversary worship will be held at 10 a.m.

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

* Tuesday, Nov. 26 - Community Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. A free dinner will be served at 5:45 p.m. in the fellowship hall. There will be special music, and a nursery will be provided.

* Sunday, Dec. 8 - The church will host a community-wide Christmas caroling at 6 p.m.

* Sunday, Dec. 15 - The adult choir will present "Love Made a Way" at 6 p.m. Refreshments will follow.

* Wednesday, Dec. 18 - The Children's Christmas program will be presented at 7 p.m. followed by the annual Christmas tree gift exchange and a visit from Santa.

* Sunday, Dec. 22 - The adult choir will present "Love Made a Way" at 11 a.m.

* Admission to all events is free, and all are welcome. A nursery will be provided for all events. Call (803) 452-5373 or visit for more information.

Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, announces:

* Today - Operation Christmas Child Packing Party setup at 6:30 p.m.

* Saturday - Operation Christmas Child Packing Party 9-11 a.m.

* Sunday - Baptism will be held during the 10:30 a.m. worship. Operation Christmas Child shoebox dedication service at 6:30 p.m.

* Monday, Nov. 18 - Widow's luncheon at 11 a.m. in the fellowship hall.

* Wednesday, Nov. 20 - Wylma DuBose Group at 10 a.m. at the home of Katherine Healan.

* Sunday, Nov. 24 - Providence family Thanksgiving dinner at 5:30 p.m. Complete sign-up sheet or call office to register at (803) 481-9688.

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

* Sunday, Nov. 17 - Homecoming celebration at 11 a.m. The Rev. Maggie L. Richardson will speak.

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

* Saturday - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Molded Clay and the Rev. Nat and Sister Carleen Brown.