Free for one church: Heartland Baptist Church, 1433 Camp Drive, Lancaster, offers an oak pulpit. Churches can call 803-320-9722 for details.
Survive the Holidays: November 27 at 10 a.m. at Fork Hill Baptist Church, 1125 Fork Hill Road, Heath Springs. This free seminar aims to help those who mourn the loss of their family and loved ones during the holidays. For details, call Pam Bowers, 803-804-3581, or Sharon Rollings, 803-554-2846.
Second Harvest Mobile Pantry: Faith Presbyterian Church, 7520 Charlotte Highway, Indian Land, will host a Mobile Pantry on the afternoon of November 29 in the church parking lot. Registration begins at 12:45 p.m. and food distribution is expected to begin around 1:00 p.m. Food is distributed on a first come, first served basis until it runs out. Recipients must adhere to USDA income eligibility guidelines and provide acceptable identification upon registration.
Musical and Dramatic Christmas Carols: 10:15 a.m. or 5 p.m. December 5 at Covenant Baptist Church, 165 Craig Road, Lancaster. All are welcome to this Christmas production which features the Covenant Choir and Praise Group, a children’s choir, a theater team and guest musicians from Winthrop University.
Candlelight service: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on December 5 at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1152 Great Falls Highway, Lancaster. Hosted by Hope for Grieving Parents, this service is open to all parents who have lost children. Doves will be released in memory of the lost children. Please respect social distancing and wear a mask. For details, contact Janice Steele at 803-804-7245, Sandy Robinson at 803-804-7245 or Debbie Dunn at 803-288-2801.
45th Pastoral Anniversary: The First Kershaw Missionary Baptist Church will honor Reverend Dr Waldo Robinson and his wife, Jean, on their 45th pastoral anniversary at 9 a.m. on December 12. The guest speaker will be Reverend Randy Groves, Pastor of Pleasant. Kershaw Valley Baptist Church. The Rev. Dr. Marion H. Newton, pastor of Jehovah’s Baptist Missionary Church in Sumter, will be the guest speaker at the 4 pm service that day.
Field Service: Sand Hill Baptist Missionary Church, 4143 Uriah Road, Kershaw, and Pastor Reggie L. Bodrick will hold an Field Service in the church picnic area at 6 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month . The next service is December 15th. Participants must arrive early and food will be served. For details, call 978-990-5000.
Services now in church: Second Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 6676 Flat Rock Road, Heath Springs, has moved its services in the church to 9 a.m. on the first and third Sunday. Masks are mandatory. For details, call Gail Harris at 803-577-0772.
COVID-19 Test: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Thursday at Faith Presbyterian Church, 7520 Charlotte Highway, Indian Land. Mako Medical manages the site of the Department of Health and Environmental Control of SC.
Public Access Point: Buffalo Baptist Church, 6390 Lockhart Road, Kershaw, offers Internet access via a RiverNet access point in the grassy area near the walking track. Those who do not have Internet access at home are encouraged to park and use the service.
Rattled Ministry: 6:30 p.m. Fridays at Buffalo Baptist Church, 6390 Lockhart Road, Kershaw, for drug addicts. Everyone is welcome.
Bible Institute Enrollment: Kingdom Builders Bible Institute, 1276 Old Landsford Road, Lancaster, enrolls for the fall and spring semesters. For details, call 803-285-9192.
Seniors Free Breakfast: Wednesdays 7 am-10am at Greater Charity Baptist Church, 745 S. Market St., Lancaster. All seniors are welcome. For details, call Beverly Gaines at 843-287-7967. The church, led by Dr Ron E. Gaines, is in the old building of Crawford Funeral Home.
Grace United Methodist and Lynnwood United Methodist Churches hold joint drive-in services at 11 a.m. on Sundays at Grace UMC, 1905 Country Club Drive, Lancaster. Reverend Matthew Alexander chairs and the services are streamed live on Facebook Live. For details, call 803-283-2668 or 803-400-3709.
Mount Zion Baptist Church, 501 W. Marion St., Kershaw, will be operating 9 am Sunday parking services until further notice. Reverend JR Belton is the speaker.
Sand Hill Baptist Missionary Church, 4143 Uriah Road, Kershaw, will run parking services at 10 a.m. on Sundays until further notice. For details, contact Pastor Reggie L. Bodrick at 803-475-3121.