September 11, 2013
Wednesday, Sept. 11 - Thursday, Sept. 12
7 p.m.: St. Paul Baptist Church holds its Annual Revival Services. Dr. Ronnie Williams, pastor of Generostee Baptist Church, Anderson, will be the evangelist for the week. Services will begin each evening at 7 p.m. Sunday evening services will be at 6 p.m. with the message delivered by Rev. Adrian Kollock, pastor of Poplar Springs AME Church, Laurens. Rev. A.L. Brackett, pastor.
Friday, Sept. 13
5 p.m.: Foster’s Chapel United Methodist Church, located on Pea Ridge Hwy., will host a HALF PRICE fall consignment sale. Those involved are seeking consignors, and space is also available for vendors. Consignors make 70 percent, with 30 percent going toward a new playground for the church. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or find Foster’s Chapel UMC Consignment Sale on Facebook.
Saturday, Sept. 14
10 a.m.: Foster’s Chapel United Methodist Church, located on Pea Ridge Hwy., will host a HALF PRICE fall consignment sale. Those involved are seeking consignors, and space is also available for vendors. Consignors make 70 percent, with 30 percent going toward a new playground for the church. For more information email email@example.com or find Foster’s Chapel UMC Consignment Sale on Facebook.
Sunday, Sept. 15
9:45 a.m.: Jonesville Baptist Church holds Homecoming featuring Rev. Allen West. All former members and friends are invited to join us for Sunday School at 9:45 a.m., worship at 11 a.m., and a covered dish luncheon after the service in our CLC. A Sunday School high attendance emphasis will also begin that day so join us for everything!
10 a.m.: Trinity Baptist Church holds its 20th Homecoming. Sunday School is at 10 a.m. and Homecoming worship at 11 a.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Buddy Hogan. Dinner will follow in the fellowship hall. All are welcome. Rev. Neil Keisler is past of Trinity Baptist Church.
10 a.m.: Corinth Baptist Church celebrates its annual 1-Day Revival and Homecoming. The guest speaker for the 10 a.m. worship experience will be the Rev. Terry Norman of New Prospect Baptist Church of Townville. The guest speaker for the 3 p.m. worship experience will be the Rev. James E. Farr Jr., pastor of Flint Hill Baptist Church of Whitmire. Come enjoy these two dynamic Unionites. Rev. J.A. Calhoun, pastor.
10:15 a.m.: Woodson Chapel Baptist Church holds its Annual Women’s Day Program at 10:15 a.m. Sister Effie R. Robinson, a member of Woodson Chapel, will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend. Rev. Robert E. Collins, pastor.
10:30 a.m.: Fairview Baptist Church celebrates Homecoming. This will be the 170th anniversary of the church. The Rev. Tony Brown of Whitesburg, KY, will bring the message. A covered dish lunch will follow the service.
11 a.m.: Padgett’s Creek Baptist Chruch will host a “marking of the graves ceremony” with the Sons of the American Revolution immediately following morning church service. Five graves will be marked.
4 p.m.: Community Missionary Church, 2230 Lockhart Highway, holds a One-Day Revival. Guest speaker is Pastor Jesse Canty of Living Waters Christian Ministry, Spartanburg. Dinner will be served from 2-3 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15-18
7 p.m.: Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Road, Union, holds Revival Services. Everyone is invited to attend. Rev. Carl N. Harris will be the evangelist. Ralph Freeman will be the music evangelist. Rev. Glenn Ribelin is pastor.
Monday, Sept. 16
6 p.m.: The Union County Baptist Association WMU Fall Meeting convenes at West Springs Baptist Church. The opening session, which begins at 6 p.m., will feature three mission speakers. Following the dinner at 7 p.m., the Leadership Team Members will be available to answer questions and offer assistance to any mission organization. Churches, remember to bring your quilting squares and purchase dinner tickets from your WMU Director.
Thursday, Sept. 19
7 p.m.: Bountiful Blessing Church, 110 Peak Road, Spartanburg, hosts “Connection Celebration.” Guest speaker will be Prophet McDaniel from Raleigh, N.C. Pastor Thomas J. Lee. For more information call Minister Eric Talley at 864-921-6939.
Saturday, Sept. 21
11 a.m.: Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Jonesville hosts The Kingdom Heart Ministry presentation of “The Bad Girls of the Bible.” Guest speakers will be Sister Aldonza Thomas, Deacon Sonja Harris, Minister Mekesha Watson, Sister Jocelyn Peake, Minister Rita Mims, Minister Vivian Hill, and Elder Marsha Brackett. The public is invited to attend. Rev. Edward Pressley, pastor.
Sunday, Sept. 22
2 p.m.: Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Jonesville holds its Annual Women’s Day Program with Sister Jackie Peake Thompson of Shiloh Baptist Church as guest speaker. The theme of the program will be “Tested by Fire, Saved by Faith.” The public is invited to attend. Rev. Edward Pressley, pastor.
2 p.m.: Galilee Baptist Church in the Sedalia Community will observe “Men’s Day.” The guest speaker will be WSPA Meteorologist Malachi Rodgers. The public is invited. Rev. Malachi Rodgers Sr. is pastor of Galilee Baptist Church.
Sunday, Sept. 29
10 a.m.: The Pastoral Ordination Services for Pastor Anita Jackson will be held at Kingdom Assembly Outreach Center (1514 South Highway 14 in Greer). Pastor Anita Jackson serves in ministry in various capacities from being an Elder, preaching the gospel, leading the Women of Divine Power Ministry as well as being a YMCA certified fitness trainer and overseeing the Kingdom Assembly Outreach Center Fitness Center. Pastor Anita Jackson serves alongside her husband, Bishop Getties L. Jackson, Sr., M. Div. For additional information, visit www.kingdomaoc.com or call (864) 655-5990.
2 p.m.: Paradise AME Church celebrates its anniversary. Rev. Warne, Dawkins, pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church, Waynesboro, VA, will be guest speaker. Rev. Michael Hill, pastor.
6 p.m.: Jonesville Baptist Church will host The Good News Trio in concert. Join us for an evening of Southern Gospel music. A love offering will be taken.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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