Church Calendar - Sept. 28, 2016

Events are open to the public:

Jordan Baptist Church of the Red Oak Community, Barnwell, will kick off their 150th Church Anniversary with their annual revival services Monday, Sept. 26 thru Thursday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest revivalist will be Rev. T C Edwards of Friendship Baptist Church, Aiken. Family and Friends Day is set for Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The 150th Church Anniversary will be held on Oct. 2 at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. General Jennings of Bottsford Springs Missionary Baptist Church, Waynesboro, Ga.

Jerry Mack and the Joy Gospel Singers of the tri-county area will celebrate their 10th anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 1 at Ned Branch Missionary Baptist Church in Barnwell. Doors open at 3 p.m. and program begins at 4 p.m. There will be several groups performing.

Ghents Branch Baptist Church will celebrate Homecoming on Oct. 2 at 11 a.m. Dr. Tom Terry will bring the morning message. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. BBQ lunch will be served after service.

Seven Pines Baptist Church in Snelling will celebrate Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 11 a.m. with guest speaker Paul Atkinson, director of Camp Longridge. Special music will be provided by Wayne and Kendyl Baxley. Meal will be catered by Carolina Barbecue. Bring your favorite dessert.

Hillcrest Baptist Church (4384 Williston Road, Windsor) will celebrate their 56th Annual Homecoming on Oct. 2. Services will begin at 10:45 a.m. Dinner served immediately after service.

Trinity Outreach Ministries will hold their Fresh Fire 1st Sunday Service on Oct. 2 at 3 p.m. at the Trinity Vision Center, 47 Allen Street, Barnwell.

Healing Springs Baptist Church in Blackville will hold revival Oct. 2-4 at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speaker will be Rev. Brian Henderson of Bethel Baptist Church. There will be special music.

New Olive Branch Baptist Church (407 Urquhart Drive, Beech Island) will hold a Holy Ghost Fire Baptized Fall Revival starting Sunday, Oct. 2 at 3 p.m. with Rev. Judson Scott and the Wards Grove/Israelite Baptist Church of Augusta, Ga. The revival continues 7 p.m. nightly on Oct. 3 (Rev. General Jennings of Bottsford Spring Baptist in Waynesboro, Ga.), Oct. 4 (Rev. Audrey Lawton of St. John Baptist in Barnwell), Oct. 5 (Rev. Reginald Mixon of Bethany Baptist in Blackville), Oct. 6 (Rev. Ralph Holloway of Jacksonville Baptist in Graniteville), Oct. 7 (Rev. Billy Smith of Building the Kingdom Ministries in Ridge Spring), Oct. 10 (Rev. Raford Rountree of Mt. Pleasant Baptist in Jackson), Oct. 11 (Rev. Marvin Morgan of Silver Bluff Baptist in Beech Island), Oct. 12 (Rev. Henry Curry of Old Rosemary Baptist in Montmorenci), Oct. 13 (Rev. Chauncy Scott of Zion Hill Baptist in Beech Island) and Oct. 14 (Rev. Henry Ingram of Hazel Grove Baptist in Beech Island). All church groups and choirs are invited to come. For more information, contact (803) 599-9691.

Mt. Joy Holiness Church in Ulmer will have Women Conference 2016 on Friday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. There will be a Powerhouse Service and Dynamic Spoken Word on Friday with Minister Delores Dowling of Easter Branch Holiness Church in Bamberg and Morning Glory and Brunch of Restoration on Saturday with Prophetess Willa M. Cohen of St. Stephens Holiness Church in Hampton. Theme is It's Restoration Time. Conference colors are turquoise and pink. This year they will be doing a spotlight on entrepreneurs. If you have a small business you'd like to promote and advertise, would like more info on conference or order a T-shirt, contact First Lady Evangelist Dell S. Priester at (803) 584-3627 or (803) 259-8627 or any ladies of the congregation.

New Harvest Outreach Ministries (96 Lemon Street, Barnwell) will hold its 11th annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be food, games, crafts, country store, penny social, Bingo and more. Yard sale starts at 7 a.m.

New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church of Barnwell will celebrate their 16th Ushers' Appreciation on Oct. 9 at 9 a.m. The guest speaker will be Deaconess Mary Cave of Rosemary Baptist Church in Barnwell. Refreshments will be served.

Faith Ministry Church in Denmark will host their Family & Friends Day on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 10 a.m.

Georges Creek Baptist Church (three miles west of Govan on Ehrhardt/Govan Road) will celebrate Homecoming on Oct. 9 with their 11 a.m. worship service. Special music by Cindy and Eddie Bessinger. Speaker will be Brother Jerry Fail. A BBQ dinner will follow the service.

Long Branch Missionary Baptist Church's annual Women's Day Program will be held Sunday, Oct. 9 at 10 a.m. Theme will be Women in God's Service (WINGS). Speaker will be Rev. Garments Myers, associate pastor of Rosemary Missionary Baptist Church in Barnwell. The program will support Breast Cancer Awareness by wearing pink.

Healing Springs Baptist Church in Blackville will have Homecoming on Oct. 9 at 11 a.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Harold Heard. Special music provided by Buddy Darnell and Geraldine Still. A BBQ dinner will be served after the service.

Bethlehem Baptist Association will hold the annual Youth King & Queen Event on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at Thankful Baptist Church in Bamberg. Rev. W.J. Simmons will be the moderator. The event will recognize and raise funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.