SARDIS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH on the Sardis Road will hold a soup sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. On the menu will be vegetable beef soup, chicken salad and pimento cheese sandwich, desert, and tea. Eat in or take out. Delivery with 10 or more meals. All sales go to church missions.
THE CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE session will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at the Pacolet River Baptist Association Center on Lover’s Lane Road. The focus for this session will be “Church Covenant” and “The Articles of Faith.” All Pastors, Ministers, Deacons, Church Leaders and all others are invited and encouraged to attend. Dr. James L. Mason, Moderator.
FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH will present the movie “October Baby” in conjunction with National Sanctity of Human Life Month. Pizza will be served from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The movie will begin at 6:45 p.m. There is no charge for the meal or the movie. Rev. David Lewis is pastor. Everyone is welcome.
COVENANT BAPTIST CHURCH
will hold a dinner for Relay For Life at 12:30 p.m. The menu will include a choice of meat, three vegetables, rolls, dessert, drinks, and bread. Meals are $7 for adults and $4 for children.
WYATT’S CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH YOUTH CHOIR ANNIVERSARY will be celebrated at 3 p.m. with Sensational God’s Son of Florence, S.C. as special guest. Rev. Elijah Ray, Pastor.
HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH will hold a Coupon Night Class with instructor Patricia Perkins at 6 p.m. in the Church Social Hall. The class is being held to raise funds for a mission trip to Nicaragua from June 29 to July 6 that the church’s pastor, Rev. Brian Childers, will be part of. Tickets for the class are $10 per person and may be purchased from Patricia Perkins, Pat Edmonds, Brenda Magner, Kathy Woods, Annette Johnson and Gina Childers. All proceeds will go to the Nicaragua Mission Fund.
In addition to the coupon class, the church will hold more fundraisers for the pastor’s mission trip to Nicaragua including:
• Soup & Sandwich Lunch on February 10 in the church social hall following morning worship. Tickets are $5 and the event is being chaired by Pat Edmonds and Annette Johnson.
• Hot Dog Sale on February 22 in the church social hall. Tickets are $5 and will be available later. The event is being chaired by Gina Childers and committee.
• Bake Sale on March 16 at the Union County Stadium Parking Lot. The event is being chaired by Harry and Kathy Woods.
Details about these three events will be announced later.
THE CHOSEN FEW INC. (Mary Owens) will present “God Can Turn It Around” gospel play at 5 p.m. at the Pacolet River Association Building on Lovers Lane Road, Union, S.C. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children over the age of five. Come out and join us and see how God can turn it around. For information contact cast members.
RICE CHAPEL AME ZION CHURCH will hold its Usher’s Program at 3 p.m. The speaker will be Minister Eva Thompson from the House of Reconciliation Church in Union. We look forward to you joining us to make a joyful noise in the house of the Lord.
PARADISE AME CHURCH Will have an Usher Program at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Joseph Brown, Pastor.
PUTMAN BAPTIST CHURCH, 3692 Buffalo-West Springs Highway (S.C. 215), will host a concert by the Dove Award winning and Grammy nominated gospel group Triumphant at 6 p.m. Admission is free but a love offering will be collected for the group’s fuel expenses.
THE LAURA FARR SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS OF WESLEY CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will have their Poor Man’s Super at 5:30 p.m. The menu will be vegetable and potato soup sandwiches, cornbread and tea. Desserts are extra. Ms. Elaine Galston will be guest singer starting at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds will go to Jacob’s Well (the old Hope Hospital in Lockhart). Please come out and support this wonderful cause. Everyone is invited and everyone is welcome. Takeouts call 427-5319. Donations accepted and appreciated. Come join us for evening of worship and praise.
A MOMS IN PRAYER group is now meeting on Tuesday mornings at 10 a.m. in the Family Ministry Center of Bethel United Methodist Church, 1705 Lockhart Highway. All interested persons are invited to participate.
THE MISSIONARY AUXILIARY OF THE PACOLET RIVER BAPTIST ASSOCIATION has opened 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. Please bring identification and proof residence. Rev. James Mason, moderator. Minister Brenda Byrd, president.