Saturday, April 27
11 a.m.: Antioch AME Church, Lovers Lane Road, hosts a Women’s Conference. The theme is W.O.W. (Women Of Worth). Rev. Juanita Giles, assistant pastor, will chair the conference. Rev. Ethel Boozer, pastor.
Sunday, April 28
2 p.m.: New Chapel A.M.E. Church, 249 Birth St., Union, holds its Spring Worship Service. Pastor Trina L. Parham will be the guest speaker. Rev. Carolyn Ann Evans, Pastor. “Come and worship with the New Chapel A.M.E. Church Family in spirit and in truth!”
2:30 p.m.: Paradise A.M.E. Church, 115 Paradise Church Road, Union, hosts “Simply Blessed Gospel Choir” Second Anniversary. Rev. Joseph Brown, pastor.
Wednesday, May 1
5:30 p.m.: The Fairforest Baptist Church Relay For Life team holds a”Poor Man’s Supper” at Fairforest Baptist Church. For information contact Dora Palka at 674-1905.
Sunday, May 5
11 a.m.: Victory Baptist Church holds Homecoming with Rev. Jack Bratton from Newport, Tenn. preaching the morning service at 11 a.m. and a 2 p.m. singing by the Lamberts. All former members are invited. Everyone welcome.
Saturday, May 18
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: Seekwell Baptist Church, 6166 Brazelsman Bridge Road, Whitmire, holds a May Fun Festival. There will be a gospel sing-off competition and a wrapping of the maypole and food, games, and entertainment. For more information contact Angela Clark at 803-924-0273.
5 p.m.: The Littlejohn Singers of New Emanuel celebrate their 27th Gospel Anniversary.
Saturday, May 25
9 a.m.: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church holds a prayer breakfast. The speaker is Minister Velinda Mintz. Tickets are $5.
Noon: Pacolet River Association, 168 Lovers Lane Road, Union, hosts a Chinese Auction with more than 100 items available. Ticket drop off time is 10 a.m. until noon. The auction will start promptly at noon with no exceptions. You must be present to win. Hot dogs will be sold. The event is sponsored by St. Paul Baptist Church Usher Board. For additional information contact Sherri Ruth at 427-8497, Lisa Dean at 441-1660, and Patricia Hooker at 427-0116.
Sunday, May 26
11 a.m.: Buffalo Baptist Church, 1424 Main St., Buffalo, hosts a concert by Reggie Saddler and family, featured singers on Bill Gaither’s Gospel Homecoming videos. The public is invited to attend.
Saturday, June 1
6 p.m.: The Pacolet River Baptist Sunday School Convention holds its annual Youth Banquet at the Baptist Center on Lovers Lane in Union.
Sunday, June 9
2 p.m.: Sims Chapel Baptist Church holds its Family and Friends Day.
The Pacolet River Baptist Sunday School Convention holds its annual Baptist Education, Mission and Training Clinic from April 22 through April 26. The Rev. Wendell Cain of Crossroads Baptist in Sharon is the guest lecturer at 8 p.m. April 23. Monday through Thursday repasts are served at 6:30 p.m., devotion is at 7 p.m. Friday, repast is served at 6 p.m., devotion at 6:30 p.m.
Victory Baptist Church, 187 Neal Shoals Road, holds spring revival May 1-4. Pastor Clifford Phillips of High Point, N.C., will be preaching. Services will be at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.
Mitchell Chapel Christian Church, 381 Kelly Road in Union, holds services at its new location, 143 Camelot Drive in Union.
A Moms in Prayer group meets at 10 a.m. Tuesdays 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 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.
Covenant Baptist Church will have a Sunday meal once a month for Relay For Life. The meals will be held at 12:30 p.m. on February 17, March 17, and April 21. Call Ponnee at 427-3102.
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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