Church Calendar

October 12, 2013

Saturday, Oct. 12

7 a.m.-until: Union Church of God, 1113 Thompson Boulevard, Union, holds its Annual Indoor Yard Sale. There will also be hot dogs and baked goods. Contact 427-1099 or 427-6377 for details.

7-11 a.m.: St. Augustine Catholic Church, 103 E. South St., Union, holds a yard sale. A variety of items and lots of clothes will be for sale. If it rains the yard sale will be held inside.

10 a.m.: James Chapel Baptist Church, 527 Pinckney St., Carlisle, invites you to their 2013 Women’s Day Celebration. The women’s conference workshop “Hidden Places” is Saturday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. with worship service Sunday, Oct. 13, at 11:30 a.m. Please come and bring a friend. T.A. Moore, pastor.

Sunday, Oct. 13

10 a.m.: Calvary Free Will Baptist Church celebrates Homecoming. Singing will start at 10 a.m. with the Riverside Boys. The worship service will start at 11 a.m. with Rev. Cliff Wilson. Dinner will follow the worship service.

11 a.m.: Buffalo United Methodist Church celebrates Homecoming. Rev. Sheila Rogers will be the guest speaker. Everyone is invited to attend and bring lunch which will follow the service in the fellowship hall. Rev. Ron Towery is the church pastor.

11:15 a.m.: The Bethesda Baptist Church Family holds an Appreciation Program for their Pastor Roderick Oglesby Sr. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 beginning at 11:15 a.m. with Minister Labarius Edwards delivering the message. This celebration will continue at 2:30 pm with Bishop Joseph Stringfellow, pastor of Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church in Chester delivering the message.

12:30 p.m.: Descendants of George Thomas Hyatt, Amanda Mayes, and Jamie Scott Hyatt holds their annual family reunion at Bogansville United Methodist Church. Please bring a covered dish lunch and drinks. Bogansville’s worship service begins at 11 a.m. You are invited to attend.

2 p.m.: Mitchell Chapel Christian Church Pastor’s Aide Ministry holds a “Power Of Prayer Program.” Revs. Tony and Laquita Griffin, pastors.

2 p.m.: Woodson Chapel Baptist Church holds its Annual Men’s Day program. Rev. Kevin Allen, pastor of Mt. Alexander Baptist Church in Roebuck will be the speaker. The public is invited. Rev. Robert E. Collins, pastor.

2:30 p.m.: Bethany AME Church invites you to come celebrate the Adult Choir 31st Choir Anniversary. Pastor Dr. Corinthea Stack and President Sister Barbara Means.

3 p.m.: Thompson Chapel Baptist Church holds its 3rd Annual Pack The Pew Program. Guest speaker will be Rev. George Shell of St. Luke Baptist Church in Buffalo. Pastor D.A. Nash.

4 p.m.: First Presbyterian Church would like to invite the community to an Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing at Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church. Everyone is invited.

6-8 p.m. Union Church of God, 1113 Thompson Boulevard, Union, holds a Bible study on the Healing Oils of the Bible, how they were essential in biblical times and how they can be beneficial today. The speaker will be Dr. Michelle Leigh Weil.

Sunday, Oct. 20

10 a.m.: Corinth Baptist Church celebrates their youth with the annual Youth Day Program. Guest speaker is Minister Heather Wilson, Youth Minister of Mitchell Chapel Christian Church, for the 10 a.m. worship experience. The theme for this event is “Youth Empowered Service.” Ms. Lucretia Burch and Mrs. Danielle N. Fowler, co-chairs. Rev. J. Archie Calhoun, pastor.

11 a.m.: Bethel United Methodist Church celebrates Homecoming. Rev. Will Brown will be the guest speaker for the worship service. Immediately following the service the church will have lunch and fellowship in the Family Ministries Center. We look forward to sharing this special occasion with all who have a special place in their heart for Bethel. Remember to bring a well-filled basket of food. Tea will be provided but you may bring other beverages if you wish.

2 p.m.: The Adult Choir of Woodson Chapel Baptist Church will have their anniversary program at 2 p.m. Come out and listen to some good singing. Rev. Robert E. Collins, pastor.

2:30 p.m.: Beaty’s Chapel AME Zion Church’s Youth Combined Choir celebrates their 4th Anniversary. All youth and the public are invited. Pastor Stephen Y. Brown, pastor.

3 p.m.: McBeth Baptist Church cordially invites your presence and prayers for Brother John Epps Sr. as he will be ordained as deacon. Rev. Ray Pilgrim of St. Vaughnville Baptist Church, Mountville, S.C. will deliver the message. If you are unable to attend, we solicit your prayers and that God be in the mist of this glorious event. Rev. Freddie L. Wicker Jr., Pastor. Deacon Oscar Gist Sr., Chairman of Deacon Board. Savtri Parham, Clerk.

3 p.m.: Bethel AME Church, 217 Hamlet St., Union, holds it Second Annual Sarah Fernandez Sherman Morgan Family and Friends Day. The speaker will be Pastor Laquita Griffin of Mitchell Chapel Christian Center. Rev. Kirk Belleson, pastor.

3-5 p.m.: The Union County Council on Ministries would like to invite all children ages 5 to 12 years old to a “Fun Day with the Bible” at Grace United Methodist Church located at 201 S. Church St., Union. Some of the scheduled events include Bible story time, crafts, recreation and snacks will be served. Registration begins at 2:30 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church at 201 S. Church St, Union, SC. Hope to see you there.

6 p.m.: Jonesville Baptist Church, 301 Church St., Jonesville, hosts New Life 2013 Crusade beginnig at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, and 7 p.m. Oct. 21-23 in the Jonesville Municipal Complex Auditorium. The Crusade will feature Evangelist Frank Shivers. Special singing will be provided each night and nursery services will be available. Please call Rev. Jeff Dean at 674-5367 if more information is needed.

Saturday, Oct. 26

9 a.m.-3 p.m.: The Mary B. Thomas Girls Youth Circle Unit # 16 will partner with The Brothers In Black celebrating Red Ribbon Week. They will be at the The Old People Grocery Store Parking Lot in Jonesville. They will also have a Yard Sale along with Hot Dog and Fish Sale. Please stop by and support the cause.

Noon: McBeth Baptist Church, 105 Lawson Avenue, holds a Chinese Auction in the Fellowship Hall. More than 100 items will be available. Tickets are $5 and will be sold at the door. Ticket drop off will be from 10 a.m.-noon. The auction will start promptly at noon. Hot dogs and sodas will be sold. You must be present to win. The auction is sponsored by the Sunday School and Usher Board. For more information please contact Hester Booker at 864-466-7640, Fannie Ruth Parham at 864-441-3380, Jackie Johnson at 864-429-9903, Clara Pearl Moorman at 864-427-5528, and Clara Mitchell at 864-441-3304.

Ongoing Events

The Union Moms In Prayer group meets each Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. in the Family Life Center of Bethel United Methodist Church, 1705 Lockhart Highway, Union, S.C. This is an informal gathering of moms, grandmothers, and any other interested ladies who would like to be a part of this important ministry of praying for the students, teachers, and staff of our schools. There is also opportunity, for those who wish, to ask prayer for specific individuals. All ladies are welcome to participate. For more information, call Kathleen Read at 427-2660, or e-mail her at sandersread@juno.com.

Crestview Baptist Church, 1100 Furman Fendley Highway, Union, holds Celebrate Recovery every Friday night. The meal is served at 6 p.m. and worship is at 7 p.m. For more information call 864-466-6659.

Mitchell Chapel Christian Church, 381 Kelly Road in Union, holds services at its new location, 143 Camelot Drive in Union.

The Missionary Auxiliary of the Pacolet River Baptist Association has an Emergency Food Pantry in the rear (annex) of the town hall in Jonesville. The pantry is open Friday from 9:30 a.m. to noon and other times by calling the numbers posted on the sign at the entrance of the annex. Bring identification and proof residence.

New Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church has changed its services times to 9 a.m. for Sunday School and 10 a.m. for Praise and Worship.

Woodson Chapel Baptist Church has changed its services to 9 a.m. for Sunday School and 10 a.m. for Worship.

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