Wednesday, June 14
5:30-8 p.m.: Mt. Rowell Baptist Church & Red Hill Baptist Church hosts their joint 2013 Vacation Bible School (Theme: Hip Hop Hope) at the Mt. Rowell Baptist Church, 534 Adams Lake Road, Union. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy. Rev. K. Russell Sheppard and Rev. Geoffrey Stephens are the host pastors.
6-8:30 p.m.: The Outreach Deliverance Church in Carlisle invites children ages 3-18 to the “Kingdom Rock VBS: Where Kids Stand Strong for God.” This VBS is an experience that each child wants to have this summer. The evening events at “Kingdom Rock” will have children participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games, experience epic Bible adventures, make and dig into yummy treats, collect Bible Memory Buddies to remind them to stand strong, test out Sciency-Fun Gizmos they’ll take home and play with all summer.
The children will learn to look for evidence of God all around them through something called “God Sightings. For more information call 864-429-8811 and leave a message. Your call will be returned. You are invited and please bring a friend. You may register when you arrive. ODC is located at 4317 King-Kennedy St., Carlisle.
Sunday, June 16
2 p.m.: McBeth Baptist Church holds its Men’s Day Program. The theme is entitled “Men Rise and Take Control.” The speaker for the occasion is Rev. Michael Glenn of Friendship Baptist Church of Spartanburg. The public is cordially invited to attend.
Sunday, June 16-Wednesday, June 19
3 p.m.: Mt. Olive Baptist Church holds revival. Rev. Dr. James L. Mason will be the Sunday afternoon speaker. Rev. James E. Tillotson will be the speaker Monday-Wednesday at 7 p.m. Rev. Ronald O. Feaster Sr. is the pastor.
Monday, June 17-Thursday, June 20
6-8 p.m.: New Emanuel hosts Vacation Bible School.
Saturday, June 22
6 a.m.: New Emanuel host their 2013 Walk -A-Thon. We will meet at the Old Kelly-Pinckney School and walk to New Emanuel. All are welcome.
Sunday, June 23
2 p.m.: Mt. Rowell Baptist Church celebrates the 7th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Kevin Russell Sheppard Sr. Rev. Dr. James L. Mason, pastor of New Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church will be the guest preacher. All are invited to come help us celebrate this occasion. Rev. K. Russell Sheppard is the host pastor.
2 p.m.: Bethel Baptist Church, 904 Pea Ridge Highway, Jonesville, holds Missionary Day. The guest speaker will be Rev. Wendell Cain, pastor of Crossroad Baptist Church, Lockhart. Rev. James E. Tillotson, Pastor. Viola Rice, Missionary President. The public is invited.
2:30 p.m.: New Chapel AME Church holds their Annual One Day Revival Service. The speaker will be Rev. Elijah Sutton of Thomas Chapel AME Church. Rev. Carolyn A. Evans, Pastor.
Mt. Rowell Baptist Church will celebrate the 7th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Kevin Russell Sheppard, Sr. on Sunday, June 23rd at 2:00pm. Rev. Dr. James L. Mason, Pastor of New Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church will be the Guest Preacher. All are invited to come help us celebrate this occasion. Rev. K. Russell Sheppard is the host pastor.
Monday, June 24-Friday, June 26
6-8 p.m.: Bethel AME Church, 217 Hamlet St., holds Vacation Bible School.
Monday, July 29-Friday, Aug. 2
6-8:30 p.m.: Augsburg Lutheran Church, 151 Connector Road (beside Brian’s Body Shop), invites children ages 4-14 to join the fun at Vacation Bible School. Experience God’s welcoming love and explore other countries at “Everywhere Fun Fair, Where God’s World Comes Together.” For further information or to register call 674-5083 or 427-4796.
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.
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