Church Events - Jan. 1, 2014

The public is invited to all events announced here:

Chief Apostle Belton and Prophetess Jennifer Williams and the Greater Faith Ministries family (179 Calhoun St., Barnwell) invites you to bring in 2014 with them. They will have New Year's Eve services on Dec. 31 beginning at 9:30 p.m.

Word of Life will have a New Year's Joy Night Service Dec. 31 at 10 p.m. All are invited to join and welcome in the New Year giving praise and thanks to our savior for everything. Breakfast will be served afterwards. For questions, contact Gloria Ruth at (803) 259-2173.

Rosemary Baptist Church Watch Night Services are Tuesday, Dec. 31. Services begin at 10:30 p.m.

Bright and Morning Star Pentecostal Church of Christ Inc. (26 Grant St. Barnwell) will hold its Watch Night service Dec. 31 at 10:30 p.m. For more information contact Pastor Odoms at (803) 259-3441 or at

Tabernacle Baptist Church (3076 Dexter St., Blackville) will have a Watch Night service at 10:30 p.m. Dec. 31.

New Home Missionary Baptist Church (Red Oak Community) will have their Church Officers Installation Service on Sunday, Jan. 5, at 10 a.m.

New Home Missionary Baptist Church (Red Oak Community) will honor their pastor, Harris T. Barker, for his 11th anniversary on Sunday, Jan. 12 at 3 p.m. Pastor Bennie Wiggins Jr. will be the speaker.

Ned Branch Missionary Baptist Church will have a Praise Night Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Harris Barker.

Ned Branch Missionary Baptist Church will have its Pastor's and First Lady's 3rd Pastoral Anniversary Jan. 11 at 1 p.m.

Bethany Baptist Church is sponsoring an evening with Michael Combs on Jan. 11 at 6 p.m. at Barnwell First Baptist Church's Merge Student Center. Doors open at 4 p.m. For more information, call (803) 300-1005.

The 4th annual Pastoral Appreciation Day honoring Rev. Phillip Thomas and first lady Sondra Thomas will be held at Second Baptist Church in Barnwell on Sunday, Jan. 19, at 2:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Clarence Hill, pastor of Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church in North Augusta.

The Greater Sweet Branch Baptist Church Women's Ministry and Program/Planning Committee will be traveling to Orlando, Fla., on March 21 - March 23, 2014, to visit the Holy Land. The total cost per person is $300. This price includes hotel, and transportation/admission to the Holy Land. For more information, contact Shawnta Harrison at 803-290-7298 or Evangelist Sharon Hartwell @ (803) 709-1926.