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COVENANT BAPTIST CHURCH will hold a Back To School Celebration from 4-6 p.m. There will be a big slide, food, and fun. Free. Everyone invited.
CORINTH BAPTIST CHURCH will host a Community Prayer Breakfast as part of its annual Women’s Day Weekend at 10 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Ministers and other Christian leaders will lead us in prayers.
LOWER FAIRFOREST BAPTIST CHURCH, Highway 49 West, will hold Homecoming at noon with covered dish and celebration of 250 years. Rev. Jim Cunningham, Pastor.
LOCKHART CHURCH OF GOD will hold its 75th Anniversary Celebration at 10:30 a.m. with dinner to follow the service. Rev. Allen McKee, Pastor.
OAKBROOK COMMUNITY CHURCH, 520 Alman St., Jonesville, will hold a Tailgate Baptism at 5 p.m. There will be lots of food and everyone is welcome. Rev. Randy Burgess, Pastor.
NEW HOPE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 154 New Hope Church Road, Jonesville, will hold Homecoming with Rev. David Clyburn as speaker. Sunday School is at 10 a.m. and Worship at 11 a.m. Dinner will follow the worship service. Come and bring a well-filled basket. Dr. James Ivey is the pastor at New Hope UMC.
WYATT’S CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH in Buffalo will have Homecoming at 3 p.m. From Aug. 27-29 it will hold revial at 6:50 p.m. each evening with the Rev. Les Howard, Speaker. Rev. Elijah Ray, Pastor.
MON-AETNA BAPTIST CHURCH will host a Gospel Singing by “Loose Stone” at 6 p.m.
CORINTH BAPTIST CHURCH presents its annual Women’s Day Program. Sunday School starts at 9 a.m. followed by guest speaker Mrs. Marilyn Mason of New Emanuel Baptist Church who will lead our worship experience at 10 a.m. All are invited to come and fellowship with us. Mrs. Harriet White and Mrs. Earline Beaty, co-chairs. Rev. J. Archie Calhoun, Pastor.
THE LAURA FARR SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS OF WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will have their Poor Man’s Supper at 5:30 p.m. The menu will be hot dogs, baked beans, chips, and tea. Desserts are extra. There will be special singing by Rev. Gary Byrd with Gospel Grass. Singing starts at 6:15 p.m. Everyone is invited, everyone welcome. For takeouts call 427-5319.
AUGSBURG LUTHERAN CHURCH, 151 Connector Road (by Brian’s Body Shop), is forming a Community Youth Choir with emphasis on Christmas 2012. Any child from 5 to 18 years old, whether affiliated with the church or not, may register at Augsburg Lutheran Church on Sept. 8 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Augsburg welcomes all children for fun, fellowship, and learning musical expression. For further information, you may contact Audrey Lancaster at 427-7825, Kim Kalb at 441-0117, or Jeri Sanders at 674-5083.
NEW EMANUEL CHAPEL AND MEN OF ACTION will host “Bridging the Gap Between Church and Community” — a free unity day for the community at the Jonesville Municipal Complex (the old Jonesville High School) from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Purpose of the event is to raise community awareness on issues related to health, education, finance and other topics. There will be free vendors, food, and various forms of entertainment for all ages.
PADGETT’S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH will hold Mason-Shrine Day.
THE FOSTER CHAPEL GOSPEL CHOIR will celebrate their 41st anniversary with devotions beginning at 2:15 p.m. All are welcome. Rev. W. E. Smith, Pastor
THE UNION COUNTY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION WMU fall meeting will be held at Mon-Aetna Baptist Church. The opening session begins at 6 p.m. with RSVP dinner at 6:30 p.m. and conferences for all WMU groups at 7:15 p.m. A couple of guest speakers will also be a part of the evening. Churches should call Jean Capps at 251-0100 by Sept. 12 with the number planning to attend dinner.
FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH under the leadership of the Rev. Michael A. Glenn, will celebrate its annual observance of Woman’s Day at 11 a.m. The Rev. Shirley Sims Gray, Associate Minister of Majority Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker. Friendship Baptist Church, located at 250 Morningside Drive, has 11 a.m. worship services every Sunday with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. For more information call 864-576-6285.
THE 142nd ANNUAL SESSION OF THE TYGER RIVER BAPTIST ASSOCIATION will be held at New Liberty Baptist Church in Fountain Inn at 10 a.m. The Rev. Michael A. Glenn is Moderator.
THE MALE CHOIR OF FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH, 250 Morningside Drive, Spartanburg, will present a Fall Gospel Concert at 4 p.m. The public is invited. The Rev. Michael A. Glenn is Pastor.
THE CHOSEN FEW INC. (MARY OWENS) will present a play at 5 p.m. entitled “God Can Turn It Around” at the Pacolet River Association Building in Union. For more information call any of the cast members.