Church Calendar - April 12, 2017

All events listed here are open to the public:

Easter Week Services

Holy Week Worship will be observed in Williston April 10-14 at 12 p.m. each day with a service followed by lunch at 12:30 p.m. Services will be held at the following churches: April 11 with Pastor Beth Yarborough; Winfield Heights Baptist on Wednesday, April 12 with Pastor Keith Stewart; Culbert Branch Baptist Church on Thursday, April 13 with Pastor Tehron Harless; and Elko Baptist Church on Friday, April 14 with Pastor Phinice Young.

Brown Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have their Good Friday program on April 14 at noon.

The Barnwell County Ministerial Association’s annual Stations of the Cross will be on Good Friday, April 14, at 5:30 p.m. starting at Church of the Holy Apostles in Barnwell.

Bethany Baptist Church (9988 Dunbarton Boulevard, Barnwell) will have their “This Do” Good Friday service on April 14 at 6:30 p.m. Their Easter service will be April 16 at 10:30 a.m. They will have an indoor Easter Egg Hunt for kids up to 5th grade.

Long Branch Baptist Church, 3223 S.C. Hwy 37 toward Williston, invites you to come celebrate “Because He Lives,” this Sunday, April 16 with the following Easter Schedule of services: Sunrise Service starting at 7 a.m., then breakfast {covered dish} immediately after, Sunday school at 8:45 a.m., and the morning service at 10 a.m. There will be no evening services.

Friendship Baptist Church, Barnwell, will have an Easter Sunrise Service at 7:30 a.m. on April 16 (Easter Sunday). Breakfast will be served following the service.

Mount Zion Baptist Church welcomes pastor-elect Rev. C. Allen Moses and Lady Ashley Moses on Resurrection Sunday, April 16. A worship experience will be held at 10 a.m.

Greater Faith Ministries located at 179 Calhoun Street, Barnwell, will have their annual Children’s Easter play Sunday, April 16 at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome to celebrate.

Nazarene Missionary Baptist Church (1198 S. Charleston Ave., Fairfax) will hold Resurrection Sunday services on Sunday, April 16 with a sunrise service at 8 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m.

Bible Project

Friendship Baptist Church, Barnwell, will complete their annual Bible project April 12 through 15. Rev. Terry Sturgill of “Bearing Precious Seeds” Ministry will be providing the Scriptures to be assembled and sent to various countries around the world.

Anniversary Services

Springtown Baptist Church (3865 Underpass Road, Bamberg) will celebrate their 96th anniversary at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 16. Rev. Freddie L. Bush, pastor of Silver Springs Missionary Baptist in Williston, will be the guest speaker.

Ned Branch Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate their annual choir anniversary program on Sunday, April 23 at 2:30 p.m.

Bethlehem Baptist Church in Barnwell will observe their church anniversary on April 23 at 2:30 p.m. Keynote speaker will be Joe Banks, pastor of Jordan Baptist Church, Barnwell.

Rome Baptist Church will celebrate the ninth pastoral anniversary of Rev. Sanka Davis Sr. on Sunday, April 23 at 3 p.m. Rev. Sam Davis, pastor of Beulah Grove Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga., will deliver the inspirational message. For more info, call Deacon Jake Bookard at 793-3055 or the church at 793-4539.

Sweetwater Baptist Church (277 River Drive, Barnwell) will celebrate their 20th choir anniversary on April 29 at 3 p.m. They invite area youth choirs, male choruses and praise dance groups to come and give God praise.

Silver Spring Missionary Baptist Church (347 Woodrow Doby Road, Williston) will have their 12th Deaconess Board Anniversary Program on Sunday, May 7 beginning at 10 a.m. with Sunday school.

Health & Wellness 5K

Second Baptist Church’s Seeds of Health and Wellness will sponsor a 5K Walk-A-Thon on Saturday, April 22. For more information, call (803) 259-7316.

Spring Revival

Rosemary Baptist Church (151 Emerald Lane, Barnwell) will hold spring revival April 25-26 at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speaker will be Dr. Sam Davis, pastor of Beulah Grove Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga.

100 Men in Black/100 Women in White

The Willing Workers of St. Mary Baptist Church (474 Hwy. 125, Martin) will present 100 Men in Black and 100 Women in White program on May 7 at 3 p.m. Rev. Curtis Blocker, pastor of St. John Baptist in Langley, will be guest speaker. For more info, call (803) 584-4254.

Mother’s Day Service

St. Mary Baptist (474 Hwy. 125, Martin) will hold its Mother’s Day celebration on May 14 at 11 a.m. Minister Chasity R. Meyer of Revelation Ministries will be the guest speaker. For more info, call (803) 584-4254.