Church News: Friday, Sept. 13, 2019


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

* Sunday, Sept. 22 - The 12th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Sam and Meraldine Livingston will be celebrated during 10 a.m. worship. Pastor Winfred Verreen, of Elim Baptist Ministries of Orlando, will speak.

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

* Sunday - The inspirational choir's anniversary will be celebrated at 3:30 p.m.

Bethel AME Church, 1605 S. Kings Highway, Wedgefield, announces:

* Sunday, Sept. 29 - Youth appreciation day at 4 p.m.

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

* Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 16-18 - Revival at 7 nightly with speakers as follows: Monday, Bishop Jeffrey Johnson; Tuesday, Bishop Leroy James; and Wednesday, the Rev. Leroy Blanding.

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

* Saturday - Pastor's appreciation will be held at 4 p.m. Dr. Joann P. Murrill will speak.

Concord Baptist Church, 1885 Myrtle Beach Highway, announces:

* Saturday, Sept. 21 - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring the Blackwood Brothers Quartet. A love offering will be received.

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

* Sunday - The pastor's 11th anniversary will be celebrated. Evangelist Brenda Missouri, associate minister of Walk by Faith Ministry, Mayesville, will speak during 11 a.m. worship. Apostle Gregory Dennis, pastor of New Millennium Outreach Ministry, will speak at 3:30 p.m.

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

* Saturday-Sunday - Women's Day Weekend. A rainbow tea will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday. Hilda Gadsden, president of Women Baptist E&M Convention of South Carolina, will speak Sunday with Sunday school beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by 10:45 a.m. worship.

* Tuesday, Sept. 17 and Sept. 24 - "Conversation with Men" at 7 p.m. at Patriot Hall. Topics: How to handle anger / rejection and how to show and receive love.

* Saturday, Sept. 28 - Wateree Baptist Association Sunday School Congress for NJ Brockman Oratorical Contest (grades 7-11). Registration at 9:30 a.m. and services will begin at 10 a.m.

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

* Saturday, Sept. 28 - Pastoral celebration for the Rev. Dr. Aurelia G. Hill will be held at 2 p.m. Pastor Barbara P. Lash, of Corinth Missionary Baptist Church, will speak.

Grace Full Gospel, 1540 Bradham Blvd., announces:

* Monday-Friday, Sept. 16-20 - Revival at 7:30 nightly. The Rev. Eddie Godbey will speak.

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

* Sunday - Pastor's Aide ministry's anniversary during 10:15 a.m. worship.

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

* Saturday - Knitting Hearts will meet 10 a.m.-noon. Pastors Devon and Ramelle Coker, the Rev. Steve Scroggs and their team recently returned from a mission trip to Uganda and they will share how the trip impacted and changed their lives. A love offering will be received. Visit

Mount Moriah United Methodist Church, 1379 Swimming Pen Road, Mayesville, announces:

* Sunday, Sept. 22 - The seventh annual 100 Men in Black program will be held at 3 p.m. Dr. Daniel T. Hembree, pastor of St. Mark UM Church, will speak. Theme: "Men on the Move for Christ"

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

* Sunday, Sept. 22 - The 126th anniversary of the church and homecoming will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m.

New Covenant Presbyterian Church, USA, 907 Legare St., announces:

* Saturday-Sunday - The 36th homecoming celebration as follows: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, church and community cookout featuring games, health screenings, motorcycle rides with the Love Doctor's Motorcycle Club and more; and 3 p.m. Sunday, homecoming worship, the Rev. Kimani Wright, pastor of Northminister Presbyterian Church, Columbia, will speak.

New Israel Baptist Church, 5330 Old Camden Highway, Dalzell, announces:

* Sunday, Oct. 6 - The 15th anniversary of the church will be celebrated at 1 p.m. The Rev. Benny McCants, pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church, Alcolu, will speak. Dinner will follow.

Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, announces:

* Monday, Sept. 16 - Widows luncheon at 11 a.m. in the fellowship hall.

* Tuesday, Sept. 17 - Wylma DuBose Group at 10 a.m. at the home of Betty Steele.

* Saturday, Sept. 21 - Youth trip for Christian Music Day at Carowinds. Depart at 7:45 a.m. Also, Men's football game/tailgating party for CSU vs. The Citadel. Depart church at 1:30 p.m. for Charleston.

* Tuesday, Sept. 24 - Senior adult luncheon at noon in the fellowship hall.

* Sunday, Sept. 29 - Singspiration at 6:30 p.m. (fifth Sunday open mic).

St. Luke AME Church, 2355 N. St. Paul Church Road, announces:

* Sunday - Sounds of Gospel musical program at 4 p.m.

St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, 7650 Summerton Highway, Pinewood, announces:

* Women's Bible study conference call at 6 p.m. each Monday and family Bible study conference call at 6 p.m. each Tuesday. (319)-527-3215

* Sunday - Dedication of the church sign and cornerstone at 4 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Mitchell Adger, of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Pawleys Island, will speak.

* Sunday, Sept. 29 - The 142nd anniversary of the church will be celebrated during the 10 a.m. worship.

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

* Saturday - Gospel singing at 6 p.m. featuring Servants Call and Pastor Nathaniel and Carleen Brown.