Chestnut Grove AME Zion Church, Stringfellow Road, Chester: Revival, 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Ina C. Harris and 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. Victor C. Wilson and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursdaywith the Rev. Bobby Featherstone.
Clover AME Zion Church, Kings Mountain Highway, Clover: Homecoming, 3 p.m. Aug. 25 with the Rev. Carl Smith. Revival 7 p.m. Aug. 26-28 with the Rev. Alan Stewart.
Foundation AME Zion Church, Neely Store Road, Rock Hill: Family and Friends Day, 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Revival 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday with the Revs. Trishaun Kendall and Susan Evans.
Liberty Hill AME Zion Church, Lake Wylie: Homecoming, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Alvin Sadler. Revival, 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday with the Revs. Otis McMillan and Pierre McElhaney, respectively.
Mount Calvary AME Zion Church, Neely’s Creek Road, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25 with the Revs. Susan Evans and Anthony Packer, respectively. No evening service. Revival, 7 p.m. Aug. 26-28 with the Rev. Rebecca Edwards. No S
Mount Vernon AME Zion Church, Mount Vernon Road, Fort Lawn: Homecoming, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Dominique Robinson. Revival, 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. Charles Darden.
O’Zion AME Zion Church, Hamilton Road, Charlotte: Revival and homecoming, 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25 with the Rev. Grady Sharps and Jonty Leak, respectively. Lunch after morning worship. Revival 7 p.m. Aug. 26-29.
Pineville AME Zion Church, S.C. 5, Rock Hill: Revival, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Maurice Harden and 7 p.m. with the Rev. Henrico White and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. George Crenshaw.
Pleasant View AME Zion Church, Old Columbia Road, Chester: Revival, 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday.
St. James AME Zion Church, Church Street, Hickory Grove: Family and Friends Day, 2:30 p.m. Aug. 25.
St. Matthew AME Zion Church, Lige Street, Rock Hill: Stewardess Board Chinese auction, 1 p.m. Saturday. LaDarrius Caldwell, son of Clara Davis and Layla N. Finch, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jaii Finch were winners of the King and Queen Gala July 27.
Steele Hill AME Zion Church, Charlotte Highway, Lancaster: Revival, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Eric Franks and 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday with the Rev. Kelcy Steele.
Wilson Chapel AME Zion Church, Sharon: Homecoming, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Arthur Bankhead. Revival, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. Eric Franks.
Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, York: Rally and promotion day, 10 a.m. Aug. 25.
Sandy River Baptist Association (Upper Division): Usher Ministry, 10 a.m. Saturday at Boyd Hill Baptist Church.
Boyd Hill Baptist Church, Glenn Street, Rock Hill: Annual fashion and Hat-ti-tude show for all ages, 4 p.m. Saturday in the family life center. For information, call Robbie Barber at 803-985-4446 or Belinda Walker at 803-980-1948. Entertainment. Refreshments will be served. Proceeds go to the building fund.
Crossroads Baptist Church, Chester: Homecoming, 2 p.m. Aug. 25 with the Rev. John Williams. Revival, 7 p.m. Aug. 26-29 with the Rev. Otha Smith.
Ebenezer Baptist Church, South Herlong Avenue, Rock Hill: Revival, 2 p.m. Aug. 25 with the Rev. Michael McClain and 7 p.m. Aug. 26-30 with the Rev. Donnie Dye.
First Baptist Church, Armenia Road, Lowrys: Haiti Mission program, 6 p.m. Sunday. Ice cream social after. Homecoming, 11 a.m. Aug. 25 with the Rev. Ted Hodges. Volunteers serve at the Chester Ministerial Food Pantry, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 16-30. Third annual Lowrys Sportsman Lowdown, 5 p.m. Sept. 6.
Great Joy Baptist Church, U.S. 321, McConnells: Youth explosion, 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
James Chapel Baptist Church, S.C. 160 West, Fort Mill: Homecoming and revival, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mack McCrae. No night service. Revival, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. Alan Stewart.
Lake Wateree Baptist Church, River Road, Ridgeway: Dawn Smith Jordan in concert, 6 p.m. Sunday.
Oakland Baptist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Deacon installation and ordination, Sunday. Communion and Sunday school promotion day, Aug. 25. Ministry Center clothing distribution, 9 a.m. Saturday and Wednesday, Charlotte Avenue.
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Dunlap Roddey Road, Rock Hill: Celebrating 125 years of service with a pre-revival “Ridgefest,” 2-6 p.m. Saturday with activities for all ages, free food and the youth presentation of “The Rest of the Story.” Revival, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Robert Crawford and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. Anthony A. McCallum. No evening service Sunday.
Trinity Baptist Church, Crawford Road, Rock Hill: Revival, 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Billy Bryson, 6:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Anthony Johnson and 7 p.m. Monday-Friday with the Rev. Mack T. Hines.
Union Baptist Church, S.C. 274 at Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with Bishop Alfred Jackson. Revival, 7 p.m. Monday-Friday with the Rev. Jerry Aiken.
Union Baptist Church, Ratchford Road, York: Back-to-School Day, 11 a.m. Sunday with Zack Williams.
Weeping Mary Baptist Church, U.S. 321 North, Bowling Green: Fourth pastoral anniversary celebration for the Rev. Robert L. McCaskill, 5-9 p.m. Aug. 24 at Dallas Senior Center, Dallas, N.C. Tickets: $20, adults and $10, age 12 and younger. For tickets, call Gay Parker at 704-349-8800. Anniversary service, 10:45 a.m. Aug. 25.
Weeping Mary Baptist Church, Rock Hill: Revival, 2:30 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Sam Thompson and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. Samuel Jones.
Woodhaven Baptist Church, Marett Boulevard, Rock Hill: Baptism, 10:55 a.m. Sunday. Hearts of Gold social, 5 p.m. Friday at the Wagon Wheel in Fort Lawn. Choir cookout, 6 p.m. Aug. 24 to introduce the Christmas cantata.
Zion Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, Pinckney Road, Chester: Homecoming, 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Donnie D. Dye. Revival 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Rev. John T. Brown.
St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: Breakfast, sponsored by the Knight of Columbus, 7:30 a.m.-noon Sunday in the parish life center. Menu includes pancakes, eggs, hash browns, meats and drinks. Proceeds to the Girl Scouts.
The Oratory, Charlotte Avenue, Rock Hill: “A Variety of Prayer,” 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays Sept. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 13 and Dec. 11 to learn about different types of prayer. Free. “A Look at Difference Bible Translations,” 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 12 or Sept. 14 with Father Paul Maier. Cost is $40. Lunch included. “Sacraments for Adults,” 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays Sept. 4, Oct. 2 and Nov. 6 to look at ways the sacraments are lived in daily life. Free. To register, email email@example.com.
CHURCH OF GOD
Lando Church of God, Lando: Youth revival continues 6 p.m. Saturday with the Harris Family and Hannah Varnadore and 10:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Ricky McManus. Hot dogs will be sold after the service Saturday. Proceeds to the girls’ club.
Temple Kol Ami, meeting at Unity Presbyterian Church, Tom Hall Street, Fort Mill: Shabbat, 7 p.m. first and third Fridays. For information, call 803-701-0149.
Temple Solel, a Reform congregation, meeting at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Munn Road, Fort Mill: High Holy Days will be celebrated use the fully transliterated Machor “On Wings of Awe.” Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, 7 p.m. Sept. 4; Rosh Hashanah Service, 10 a.m. Sept. 5; Shabbat Shuvah, 7 p.m. Sept. 6; Erev Yom Kippur, 7 p.m. Sept. 13 and Yom Kippur, 10 a.m. Sept. 14. Shabbat, 7 p.m. second and fourth Fridays. Religious school, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. For information, go to templesolelsc.org or Temple Solel SC on Facebook, or call Renee Feitelberg at 803-547-3043.
Lake Wylie Lutheran Church, S.C. 160 West at Gold Hill Road, Fort Mill: Community Cafe, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays in the fellowship hall. Donations accepted.
Adnah United Methodist Church, Adnah Church Road, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Jim Hyatt. Covered-dish lunch after worship in the family life center. Cemetery Association meeting, 10 a.m. Sunday.
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Celanese Road, Rock Hill: United Methodist Women prayer breakfast, 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Blessing of the Backpacks, 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Back-to-school bowling bash after worship Sunday. Lunch served at 11:45 at the church. Bible study on Peter 1 and 2 and Jude begins, 7 p.m. Thursday.
India Hook United Methodist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Lakeside summer services, 8:30 a.m. Sundays at Ebenezer Park.
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Fort Mill Highway, Indian Land: Vendors are being accepted for the annual fall festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 26. Cost is $25 for a 10x10 outdoor space. Vendors supply table and chairs. Two indoor spaces available for $35. For information, call Betty Morin at 803-980-6716 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. John’s United Methodist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Yard sale, 8 a.m.-noon Saturday in the gym with household goods, small appliances, furniture, electronics, sporting goods and children’s clothing. Proceeds to local missions.
Trinity United Methodist Church, East Liberty Street, York: Summerfest Breakfast, 7-9 a.m. Aug. 24. Menu includes grits, eggs, bacon sausage, homemade biscuits, fruit, coffee and orange juice. Cost is $7, ages 11 and older; $3, ages 4-10 and free, age 3 and younger. The Bible Study Class uses proceeds to help needy families at Christmas.
Woodland United Methodist Church, Cherry Road, Rock Hill: Leukemia and Lymphoma fundraiser, Tuesday at Nishie G’s, which will donate a portion of night’s proceeds. Sponsored by the Abigail Circle. Register for Disciple Bible Study class. Cost is $32 for the book.
Fort Mill Church of the Nazarene, Harris Street, Fort Mill: Hay Day Vacation Bible School for kindergarten-fifth grade, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 24 and commencement at 10:45 a.m. Aug. 25. Cookout after worship.
Trinity Church of the Nazarene, Fire Tower Road at Taylor’s Creek Road, Five Languages of Love study course begins 7 p.m. Wednesday. Children’s department class promotions, 10 a.m. Aug. 25.
Rock Hill Ministerial Association: Radio program on WRHI, 11 a.m. Sunday with evangelist Patricia Mangan.
Storyteller’s Gospel Show: 9:30-11 a.m. Sunday on WRHI with Margaret W. Caldwell.
Second Harvest Partners, sponsored by Providence Presbytery, will have a hunger relief site 9 a.m. Fridayat Ebenezer Baptist Church, 290 S. Herlong Ave., Rock Hill. Volunteers will help distribute food to participants who meet USDA eligibility income guidelines. For information, contact Catawba Area Agency on Aging at 803-329-9670.
Community Bible Study, 30-week study of the Book of John 9:15 a.m. beginning Sept. 11 at River Hills Community Church, Lake Wylie. CBS is an unaffiliated, international bible study, where all denominations and ages are welcome. Preschool will take in a three-year journey through the Bible while first- to 12th-graders will study “John” in their own groups. Preregister at lakewylie.cbsclass.org or contact Michelle Locklear at 803-526-1470 or email email@example.com
Community Youth Revival, continues at 10 a.m. Saturday at Agape International’s North Campus, 505-B University Drive gym for basketball, cookout and youth sessions. Jekalyn Carr will speak at 7 p.m. Saturday at Agape Main, 135 S. Oakland Ave. Final service, noon Sunday at The Movement, 526 S. Cherry Road. For information, call 803-329-0222.
Agape International Ministries, South Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Indoor garage sale, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday at Agape North, formerly Trinity School gym, University Drive.
Grace Ministries, Mount Holly Road, Rock Hill: Grilled Boston butt fundraiser, Saturday. Pick up pre-ordered 8-10-pound pork butts, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
NarroWay Productions: “The Gospel According to Tennessee” runs through Oct. 26. For tickets, call 803-802-2300
Taking the City Ministry, India Hook Road, Rock Hill: Two-day “Wild Woman Praise: He Still Speaks,” Aug. 24-25. Transportation provided. For information, call 803-328-2263.
First Presbyterian Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Rally Day, Sunday with breakfast served by the men of the church at 9:30 a.m.; Christian Education at 10:15 and worship at 11 a.m. Ladies-out-to-Lunch bunch, after worship Sunday. Red Cross Blood Drive, 3-7 p.m. Monday. Cooking and serving at Dorothy Day Soup Kitchen, Thursday. Low-impact exercise, 6 p.m. Monday and Thursday. Cost is $5.
First Presbyterian Church, West Liberty Street, York: Summerfest barbecue, 6 p.m. Friday in the family life center. Plates, $8. Eat in or take out. Entertainment begins at 7 p.m. Rally Day, Aug. 25 with fellowship 9:45-10 a.m. with a presentation from the youth on the Atlanta mission trip and week at Montreat. B.Y.O.S. (Bring Your Own Sandwich) Bible Study, noon-1 p.m. of the book of Jonah begins Sept. 4.
Grace Presbyterian Church, S.C. 160 West, Fort Mill: Blessing of the Backpacks, 10:15 a.m. worship, Sunday. Fourth annual Gospel and Spirituals with Grace, 5 p.m. Sunday. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Main course provided. 14th annual yard sale, barbecue and bake sale Aug. 24; yard and bake sale will be 7-11:30 a.m. Barbecue plates with coleslaw, baked beans, roll and tea or lemonade will be sold from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Plates are $9 adults; $4.50 children.. Soft drinks and desserts will be available for purchase. Pork by the pound is $12. Arts and Crafts Fair, Oct. 19. For a vendor application, contact the church office 803-548-0800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Vendor fee is $50 and applications are due Sept. 15. All items must be original and hand-crafted; no resale items.
Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Festival Under the Oaks, 3:20-6 p.m. Aug. 25 with games, activities. Hamburgers and hot dogs served at 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Purity Presbyterian Church, Wylie Street, Chester: Applications available for the 2- and 3-year-old 2013-14 classes. For information, call 803-377-8175. Community garden, 10 a.m.-noon. For information, call 803-377-8175.
Riverview Presbyterian Church, North Sutton Road, Fort Mill: Water games and ice cream for children’s group, 1 p.m. Saturday. Lively Group picnic, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Westminster Presbyterian Church, India Hook Road, Rock Hill: Westminster Academy of the Arts is hosting “Tea at the Magnolia Room,” 3:30 p.m. Aug. 29 to benefit the Academy Scholarship fund. Tickets are $25. Call Nancy at 803-325-6779. Duchess Raehn of Bluffton will give two performances, 3-4 p.m. and 7-8 p.m. Aug.29 at the new Westminster Towers recital hall. Free and open to the public. She had recorded three CDs of traditional hymns, Broadway favorites and Christmas carols.
Woodlawn Presbyterian Church, Woodlawn Street, Sharon: Blessing of the Bookbags, morning worship Sunday.