Sunday, July 6
11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.: Lockhart Chapel Baptist Church, 472 Old Union Road, holds its one day revival. Rev. Harry F. Giles will be the speaker for that morning. At 2:30 p.m. Rev. Geoffrey Stephens, the pastor of Red Hill Baptist Church, will be the speaker. Please come out, sing, shout, praise and worship in Jesus’ name.
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m.: Fairforest Baptist Church of Union holds a Sunday meal. On the menu will be roast, fried chicken, rice and gravy, green beans, black-eyed peas, turnip greens, mac and cheese, potato salad, rolls, dessert, and tea. One meat, three sides, dessert, and drink. Adults — $8. Children 4-12 — $4. Children 3 and under — Free. Carry out or dine in. Call 427-3430.
Sunday, July 6-Friday, July 11
6-8:30 p.m.: Welcome Baptist Church, Monarch Highway, holds Vacation Bible School “Cross Canyon Trails.” There will be Bible lessons, crafts, food, and fun times!! If you need a ride, call church at 427-3390 and leave a message.
Sunday, July 13-Thursday, July 17
5:45-8:30 p.m.: First Baptist Church in Union and Grace United Methodist Church holds Vacation Bible School at First Baptist. The name of the Vacation Bible School will be “Weird Animals.” The Vacation Bible School will be for children K-4 through 5th grade. Pre-registration is Sunday, June 29, 4-6 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Union.
Sunday, July 13
2 p.m.: The St. Luke A.M.E. Zion Church, 539 St. Luke Church Road, Carlisle, S.C., hold it’s annual revival. The speaker will be Rev. Ronnie McCrorey, pastor of New Hope A.M.E Zion Church, Sedailia Community, Union, SC. “When is a revival needed? When carelessness and unconcern keep the people asleep.” The pastor is Rev. Albert L. Sartor, Jr. The pubic is invited.
Saturday, July 19
8-11 a.m.: New Emanuel Chapel holds a Community Outreach Ministry Giveaway. It will be held at the future site of New Emanuel Chapel Baptist Church which is located at 115 Eisontown Road in the Kelton Community. Everything is free!! Dr. James L. Mason, Pastor.
4 p.m.: The Bethesda Baptist Church (in Santuck) Family holds an appreciation celebration for the church musicians. The public is invited. Rev. Roderick Oglesby, Sr. is pastor.
Sunday, July 20
9 a.m. & 10 a.m.: New Emanuel Chapel celebrates Family and Friends Day Sunday School at 9 a.m. and Praise and Worship is at 10 a.m. You all are welcome to come worship with us. Dr. James L. Mason, Pastor.
2 p.m.: Antioch A.M.E. Church holds a One-Day Revival. The Rev. Anthony Washington will be the speaker. Rev. Haywood Hinton, pastor.
Sunday, July 20-Wednesday, July 23
1:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.: Friendship Baptist Church, 250 Morning Drive, Spartanburg, holds Revival Services. The Rev. Brandon T. Whitehurst, pastor of Monks Grove Baptist Church in Spartanburg will preach the opening sermon on Sunday, July 20 at 1:30 p.m. A fellowship dinner will follow. The Rev. Calvin Gallman, pastor of the New Moore’s Chapel Baptist Church of Duncan will preach Monday, July 21 at 7 p.m. The Rev. Anthony Wilson, pastor of the Bethany Baptist Church of Joneville will preach Tuesday, July 22 at 7 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Jefferson N. McDowell, pastor of the Mount Zion Baptist Church of Laurens will preach Wednesday, July 23 at 7 p.m. The public is invited. Rev. Michael A. Glenn is church pastor.
2 p.m. & 4 p.m.: When praises go up, blessings come down. We, the McBeth Baptist Church Family invite you to fellowship with us in our Annual Revival Services. Our revival will open on Sunday, July 20 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Lorenzo Washington of St. John Baptist Church, Newberry, SC. Monday, July 21-Wednesday, July 23, Bishop Joseph McBride of Praise and Deliverance Temple Ministries, Jenkinsville, SC will be our guest preacher for the week. Service will begin at 7 p.m. nightly. The public is invited. Rev. Freddie L. Wicker, Jr., Pastor.
Sunday, July 27 - Wednesday, July 30
2:30 p.m. & 6:45 p.m.: New Emanuel will begin their 121st Annual Homecoming and Revival Celebration. The messenger for Sunday, July 27 is M. Lamont Littlejohn Jr. of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Shelby, NC. Service beginning at 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 28 the messenger is Pastor Reginald McClean of Fishing Creek Baptist Church. Tuesday, July 29 the messenger is Pastor Percell Ross of St. Luke II Baptist Church. Wednesday, July 30 the messenger is Pastor LaQuita Griffin of Mitchell Chapel Christian Church. Nightly services will begin at 6:45 p.m. Dr. James L. Mason, pastor.
Monday, July 28-Friday, Aug. 1
6-8:30 p.m.: Augsburg Lutheran Church, 151 Connector Road (beside Brian’s Body Shop), invites children from ages 4-12 to join the fun at Son Treasure Island Vacation Bible. This exciting adventure will lead kids to discover God’s love through Bible stories, puppet skits, crafts, and much more. For more information or to register, call 674-5083 or 762-0271.
Sunday, Aug. 3
11 a.m.: Old Timey Homecoming at Padgett’s Creek Baptist Church. This is in celebration of the 230th anniversary of the church. All visitors are invited to attend and learn some of the history of this wonderful church.
Sunday, Sept. 14,
11 a.m.: Padgett’s Creek Baptist Church recognizes Masons and Shriners during the morning service. All visitors are invited to attend.
Sunday, Nov. 2
4 p.m.: The Male Choir of Friendship Baptist Church, 250 Morning Drive, Spartanburg, presents a Fall Gospel Concert. The public is invited. Rev. Michael A. Glenn, Pastor.
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