South Carolina Conference: Annual Lay Council day, Sunday at White Hill AME Zion Church, York.
Catawba Chapel AME Zion Church, Hall Spencer Road, Rock Hill: Benefit program for Felicia Massey Wright, 5 p.m. Saturday.
China Grove AME Zion Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: First Sunday Communion, Sunday. Communion offering taken. Church Round-up March 10 with church wide meeting after.
Pineville AME Zion Church, Rock Hill: Hymn Choir anniversary continues 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, York: New contemporary worship service begins 6 p.m. Sunday led by Outcast, the Academy Christian School Praise Band led by Jay Matthews. Tirzahites trip to Hamrick’s in Gaffney, March 12. Leave the church at 9 a.m. and return around 5 p.m. Lunch at the Fish Box in Kings Mountain, N.C. For details, call Grace Pruette at 803-366-2336.
Sandy River Baptist Association (Lower Division): Congress of Christian Education Vacation Bible School workshop, 10 a.m. March 15 at Bethel Baptist Church, Chester.
Sandy River Baptist Association (Upper Division): Call meeting for all Usher presidents, 7 p.m. Monday at First Calvary Baptist Church, 228 Lucky Lane, Rock Hill.
Black Rock Baptist Church, Old Richburg Road, Chester: Brotherhood Men’s Day, 2 p.m. Sunday.
Boyd Hill Baptist Church, Glenn Street, Rock Hill: Annual Women’s Retreat, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. March 9 in the life center. Donation: $10 includes breakfast, lunch and mementos. For information, call 803-327-2422.
Calvary Baptist Church, North Jones Avenue, Rock Hill: 2013 Secret Church simulcast with David Platt, 7 p.m.-1 a.m. March 29, Good Friday. Love offering. Register at cbcrh.com or email email@example.com. The Heritage Quartet and Montgomery Family in concert 6 p.m. Saturday. Love offering and bring a nonperishable food item for the Calvary food pantry.
Ebenezer Baptist Church, South Herlong Avenue, Rock Hill: Clothes Closet, 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays.
First Baptist Church, Armenia Road, Lowrys: Men’s breakfast, March 9. Cost: $3. SYAH and Young at Heart, 11 a.m. March 19.
First Calvary Baptist Church, Rock Hill: Holy Week revival, 7 p.m. March 25-27.
Oakdale Baptist Church, Oakdale Road, Rock Hill: Live outdoor Easter scene and mini drama, 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 21-23 in the Food Lion parking lot on Springdale Road. The narrated mini dramas will be reenacted every 30 minutes. Free and open to the public.
Oakland Baptist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Silent auction fundraiser for World Mission, 6-9 p.m. March 6. Tickets are $15. For tickets, call the church office at 803-328-3864. Free child care. Ministry Center clothing distribution reopens March 9. Lenten worship, noon Tuesday with the Rev. Clay Waldrip.
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Dunlap Roddey Road, Rock Hill: Gospel Chorus 37th anniversary, 2:30 p.m. March 10.
Temple Baptist Church, Celriver Road, Rock Hill: Barbecue sale, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and yard sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Barbecue proceeds to church missions and Kids for Jesus Bus Ministry.
Union Baptist Church, Ratchford Road, York: The church begins its 175th anniversary Sunday with a wagon ride from the old post office in Filbert to the church. Members will ride horse-drawn wagons and buggies to reenact how people got to church in 1838. The Rev. Jim Austin, executive director of South Carolina Baptists, will speak at 10:45 a.m.
Weeping Mary Baptist Church, Rock Hill: Hymn Choir anniversary, 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Woodhaven Baptist Church, Marett Boulevard, Rock Hill: Men’s Ministry Rally, 7 p.m. Monday. Mission groups, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Zion Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, Pinckney Road, Chester: Fifth pastoral anniversary musical concert for the Rev. Donnie Dye, 6 p.m. March 9 and worship at 10 a.m. March 10.
St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: “The Passion of The Christ,” sponsored by the Knight of Columbus, 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the parish life center. Open to the public. An age-appropriate film will be shown for children. Donations accepted for Operation Hope, which benefits mentally handicapped children. Snacks and drink available.
Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Caldwell Street, Rock Hill: Holy Eucharist, 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Christian formation for all ages, 9:30 a.m.
Temple Solel, meeting at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Munn Road, Fort Mill: Kabbalat Shabbat, 7 p.m. Friday. Religious school 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. For information, go to templesolelsc.org or call Renee Feitelberg at 803-547-3043.
Epiphany Lutheran Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: Lenten study, 6 p.m. Wednesdays through March 27.
Adnah United Methodist Church, Adnah Church Road, Rock Hill: Barbecue, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall. Plates, $8, include barbecue, slaw, baked beans, chips, bun, dessert and drink. Pounds available. Delivery available for 5 or more plates by calling 803-417-0217 in advance or on the day of the sale 803-366-2731.
Bethel United Methodist Church, Curtis Street, Rock Hill: Bethel Soup Kitchen, 11 a.m. Thursdays through March.
Cornerstone United Methodist Church, Heckle Boulevard, Rock Hill: First Wednesday breakfast and devotion, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Country breakfast served. Open to the public.
Friendship United Methodist Church, Neely Store Road, Rock Hill: Knit Wits, 6:30 p.m. March 7 and 21. All crafters welcome. Church workday, 8 a.m. March 9.
India Hook United Methodist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Order forms for Easter lilies available Sunday. The Church in 3D will be 3-5 p.m. March 17 at St. John’s United Methodist Church, Rock Hill.
Mount Holly United Methodist Church, Mount Holly Road, Rock Hill: Community fellowship supper, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Wednesday. Menu: cube steak and gravy, rice, vegetables, slaw, biscuits, dessert, tea and lemonade. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for ages 6-10 and free for 5 and younger; $25 cap per household. Takeout available. Proceeds go to church projects.
Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, Smithford Road, Hickory Grove: First Sunday lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday. Menu: stew beef and rice, chicken strips, macaroni and cheese, green beans, slaw, yeast rolls, dessert and drinks. Cost: $8, adults and $4 age 10 and younger (eat in). Takeout plates are $8.
Trinity Church of the Nazarene, Fire Tower Road at Taylor’s Creek Road, Rock Hill: Men’s prayer breakfast, 8 a.m. Saturday at Grace Church of the Nazarene. Women’s Ministries, 6:30 p.m. March 7. Heavenly Trumpet Ministries in concert, 6 p.m. March 10.
Rock Hill Ministerial Association: Radio program on WRHI, 11 a.m. Sunday with Apostle Norman Watlington.
Storyteller’s Gospel Show: 9:30-11 a.m. Sunday on WRHI with Margaret W. Caldwell.
Second Harvest Partners, sponsored by Providence Presbytery and St. Mary Catholic Church, will have a hunger relief site on at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Luke No. 1 Baptist Church, 5025 Lockhart Road, Sharon. The site is sponsored by Mount. Zion AME Zion, Mount. Vernon United Methodist, St. John’s Baptist, St. Luke No. 1 Baptist and Woodlawn Presbyterian churches. Volunteers participants who meet USDA eligibility income guidelines. For information, contact Ellen Green at 803-417-0954.
Carolina Fellowship of Christian Puppeteers: Creative arts training seminar, March 22-23 at Florence Baptist Church, 201 S. Broadway, Forest City, N.C. Free performances will be 7 p.m. March 22. Workshops, praise and worship, March 23. For information contact Freda Tesseneer at 919-581-973 or go to lonabartlett.com/cfcp.
Higher Ground Church, Possum Hollow Road, Indian Land: Ladies Ministry morning Bible study, “Do You Think I’m Beautiful?” by Angela Thomas, 9:30-11:30 a.m. beginning March 12. For information, call 803-802-3189.
Jubilee Christian Center, Old York Road, Rock Hill: Yard and bake sale, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday.
The Shield, Fire Tower Road, Rock Hill: GAP, noon Saturday at Willowbrook Crossing Apartments, Rock Hill. Yard sale, March 9. Proceeds to Relay for Life.
Victory Worship Center, Lancaster: The Jason Crabb concert April 5 has sold out.
Clover Presbyterian Church, Kings Mountain Street, Clover: Lenten breakfast, 8 a.m. Sunday with contemporary worship at 8:45 a.m. and traditional at 11 a.m. Sunday school at 10 a.m.
First Presbyterian Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Workday, 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Sundays @ 1st, 4:30 p.m. Sunday for meal and programs. Joyful Hearts dinner and Bible study, 6 p.m. Monday. Lenten lunch and meditative worship, 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays through March 20 in the ministry center. Small fee for lunch. Lenten study series, “Stories from the Cross,” 6 p.m. Wednesdays through March 20 featuring narratives from the perspective of historical figures Judas, Caiaphas, Mary Magdalene, Pontius Pilate and a Roman centurion. Open to the community. For information, call 803-328-2467.
Pete’s Barbecue sale, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday selling plates, ribs and pounds and 8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 9 selling pounds of meat, beans and slaw at Pete’s, 3083 India Hook Road. to reserve large quantities, call 803-328-2467.Proceeds go to ministry projects at the church.
Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Together on Wednesdays, 5 p.m. dinner and fellowship and 6 p.m. choir and programs. Meal is $6, adults; $3, ages 3-10. Youth Group game night, 6 p.m. Sunday in the activities center. Red Cross Bloodmobile, 2:30-6:45 p.m. Monday.
Purity Presbyterian Church, Wylie Street, Chester: Purity Bells, 11 a.m. worship Sunday. Wednesday programs and meal, 6 p.m. Cost is $6, adults; children eat free.
Riverview Presbyterian Church, North Sutton Road, Fort Mill: Bible study, 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
Trinity Presbyterian Church, Great Falls Highway, Chester: The Genevans, the choir of Geneva College in western Pennsylvania, will perform a concert of sacred choral music, 7 p.m. Sunday. This is the choir’s 75th anniversary concert series. Love offering taken.
Woodlawn Presbyterian Church, Woodlawn Street, Sharon: Presbyterian Women of Woodlawn will lead worship Sunday.