Adams Chapel AME Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: Pastor’s appreciation program for the Rev. Jacques Days, 10 a.m. Sunday.
Chester District: Lay Council, 7 p.m. Thursday at Mount Hebron AME Zion Church, Chester.
Chestnut Grove AME Zion Church, Stringfellow Road, Chester: Chinese auction scheduled for today, has been postponed. Purchased tickets can be used when it’s rescheduled.
St. James AME Zion Church, Church Street, Hickory Grove: Church anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15 with the Rev. O.L. Smith.
Steele Hill AME Zion Church, Charlotte Highway, Lancaster: Camp meeting, noon Friday and Sept. 14. A variety of food will be sold. Services, 7 p.m. nightly with various choirs, preachers and comedy skits. Family and Friends celebration, 11 a.m. Sept. 15. Vendor space available. For information, call 803-285-7850.
Tabernacle AME Zion Church, Rock Hill: Men’s Choir anniversary, 5 p.m. Saturday.
Union Ezell AME Zion Church, Fort Lawn: Chinese auction, 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at the American Legion in Lancaster. Doors open at 5 p.m. Buy four packs of tickets, get one free. For information, call Willie Day at 803-872-4811.
Ebenezer ARP Church, Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill: Second Mile Club trip to Hendersonville, N.C., to get apples Thursday.
Catawba Baptist Church, South Anderson Road, Rock Hill: “Living Proof” live simulcast with Beth Moore, 9:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Sept. 14. Tickets are $20 and include a Chick-fil-A box lunch. No child care. for information call Brenda Palmer at 803-329-4511, the church office at 803-324-1036 or visit catawbabaptist.com.
College Park Baptist Church, Eisenhower Road, Rock Hill: Messianic Midrash Ministry will lead a Bible study through Jewish eyes 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Linking Cafe, 1168 Cherry Road. The topic is Yom Kippur. Beginning Sept. 20 the study is “Covenantal Structure of the Bible.” Fellowship and refreshments after. For information, call 803-327-5898 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit midrashministries.org.
Cross Road Baptist Church, Eden Terrace Extension, Rock Hill: Celebration of 145 years, Sept. 22. Recognition of the church pioneers and stalwarts will be Sunday. Two classrooms will named to honor W.B. Baskin Sr. and James E. Long Sept. 15. The celebration Sept. 22 will include a parade beginning at the site of the early church to its current location. Souvenirs will be given each Sunday.
Eastside Baptist Church, North Jones Avenue, Rock Hill: AWANA program, 6:30-8:10 p.m. Wednesday.
Enon Baptist Church, S.C. 55 West, Clover: Yard sale, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday. Proceeds to the youth.
First Baptist Church, Armenia Road, Lowrys: Men’s breakfast, 8 a.m. Sunday. Cost is $3. SYAH team trip to the mountains, 7 a.m. Tuesday. AWANAs kick-off, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Heritage Boys in concert, Sept. 14. Sunday school teacher banquet, 7 p.m. Sept. 19.
Fundamental Baptist Church, Poag Street, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 3 p.m. Sept. 15 with the Rev. Anthony Johnson. Revival 7 p.m. Sept. 16-19 with various speakers.
Great Joy Baptist Church, U.S. 321, McConnells: Homecoming, 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Rodney Freeman. Revival, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday with the Revs. Larry Floyd, Reginald McClain, Anthony Freeman and James Mason, respectively.
Harvest Baptist Church, Miller Pond Road, Rock Hill: Ladies Bible study, “How to Study Your Bible: 1 Peter,” resumes 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 24 for seven weeks. Activities for children in first to sixth grades and nursery provided. Cost is $5 for workbook. Fellowship, 2:30-3 p.m. Register at harvestrockhill.org or call 803-325-1120.
Lake Wateree Baptist Church, River Road, Ridgeway: Homecoming, 10 a.m. Sunday with Randy Armentrout. Covered dish lunch after.
Liberty Baptist Church, Chester: Homecoming, 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school at 10 a.m. Wear old fashioned attire. Food pantry item needed is dish detergent. Disaster relief training, Oct. 12 at White Oak.
Mount Moriah Baptist Church, Chester: Family and Friends, 2 p.m. Sunday.
Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church, Mockingbird Lane, Rock Hill: Pastor’s Aid program, 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15.
Oakland Baptist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Combined service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Men’s Bible study, 7 a.m. Chandler Place. Cooperative Student Fellowship/Winthrop University, 8:15 p.m. Wednesday. Ministry Center clothing distribution, 9 a.m. Wednesday and Saturday.
Park Baptist Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Homecoming celebrating 106 years, 11 a.m. Sept. 15 with the Rev. Jimmy Miller. Lunch after.
Park Ridge Baptist Church, Trotter Ridge Court, Newport: AWANA, 5-7 p.m. Sunday. Youth group, 5:30 -7 p.m. Sunday.
Shiloh Baptist Church, Hoodtown Road, Sharon: Revival, morning worship Sunday and 7 p.m. Sunday-Friday with the Revs. Larry Nunn, Tommy Hope Jeff LaBorg, Mike Whitson, Brad Goodale, Jim Austin and Ron Lynch, respectively. Special music nightly. The Gospel Truth Trio in concert, 7 p.m. Sept. 14. Love offering.
Weeping Mary Baptist Church, U.S. 321 North, Bowling Green: Gospel singing with Timothy Good and the Mighty Sounds of Power, 7 p.m. Saturday. Other groups also will sing.
St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: The 13th annual St. Anne International Festival, 5-10 p.m. Friday and noon-9 p.m. Sept. 14. The event features international cuisine, live entertainment, inflatable and games, silent and live auctions. For information, visit facebook.com/stannefestival.
CHURCH OF GOD
Celriver Church of God, Celriver Road, Rock Hill: Spaghetti lunch, 10:30 a.m. Friday. Plates are $7 and include, spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and cake. Gospel singing, 6 p.m. Sept. 14 with New Restoration.
Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Caldwell Street, Rock Hill: Rite I: Holy Eucharist, 8 a.m. Sunday. and Rite II: Holy Eucharist 10:30 a.m. Sunday.
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: Shabbat, 7 p.m. second and fourth Fridays. Religious school, 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. For admission information email email@example.com or call Russ Cobe at 803-619-9707.
Epiphany Lutheran Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: E3 Cafe, Sunday mornings in the community room.
Lake Wylie Lutheran Church, S.C. 160 West at Gold Hill Road, Fort Mill: Sunday school kick-off, 9:45 a.m. Sunday. U-Turn for youth in grades 6-12 begins 5-7 p.m. Sunday and meets the second and fourth Sunday. Community Cafe, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays in the fellowship hall. Donations accepted.
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Celanese Road, Rock Hill: Dedication of the Leonard A. Farrington 9/11 Memorial Bridge, 3 p.m. Saturday. Epworth workday offering, Sunday. Young at Heart trip to Hamrick’s in Gaffney, Thursday. Call 803-366-4637 to sign up.
Antioch United Methodist Church, Rambo Road, Rock Hill: Annual Country Store and Craft sale, 8 a.m. Sept. 21. Featured items are jams, jellies, chow-chows, salsas, fresh flower arrangements, baked goods, fall wreaths and crafts. Breakfast items will be available for sale. For information, call Raquel at 803-324-5720 or the church office, 803-328-2355.
Bethel United Methodist Church, Curtis Street, Rock Hill: Salkehatchie mission team will lead 11:15 worship Sunday. Epworth offering Sunday. Homecoming, 11:15 a.m. Sept. 15 with the Rev. Bert Watson. Mission group, 6 p.m. Sept. 16.
Cornerstone United Methodist Church, Heckle Boulevard, Rock Hill: Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University begins Sunday. For information, call the church.
Mount Holly United Methodist Church, Mount Holly Road, Rock Hill: Community fellowship supper, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Wednesday. Menu: pork chops, vegetables, bread, dessert, tea, lemonade and coffee. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for ages 6-10, free for 5 and younger; $25 cap per household. Take-out available. Sponsored by COAP. Fourth annual car show, Sept. 21. Breakfast includes biscuits, sausage gravy biscuits, coffee and juice. Barbecue lunch by Courtneys, ice cream parlor, vendors, music and games for children. Proceeds to Make A Wish.
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Fort Mill Highway, Indian Land: John Rosemond, syndicated child psychologist columnist, presents “Parenting with Love and Leadership,” 2-5 p.m. Sept. 22. There will be two 90-minute sessions. Tickets are $10. Childcare available by reservation only.
St. Paul United Methodist Church, St. Paul Church Road, Clover: Ice cream social, 4-7 p.m. Saturday with hotdogs and homemade ice cream. Donations accepted.
Woodland United Methodist Church, Cherry Road, Rock Hill: “Come Home to Woodland” celebration, Sunday with the dedication of the new multi-purpose facility. Kids Club and youth group, 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
Trinity Church of the Nazarene, Fire Tower Road at Taylor’s Creek Road. Men’s prayer breakfast, 8 a.m. Saturday at Golden Corral. Grandparents Day celebration, 10 a.m. Sunday with a special tribute by the children and youth.
Rock Hill Ministerial Association: Radio program on WRHI, 11 a.m. Sunday with Yvonne Jackson.
Storyteller’s Gospel Show: 9:30-11 a.m. Sunday on WRHI with Margaret W. Caldwell.
CROP Walk: CROP Walk rallies will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Trinity United Methodist Church in York and 4-5:30 p.m. Sunday at the Wesley Foundation, 406 Stewart Ave., Rock Hill. The western York County walk is 3 p.m. Oct.13 at Trinity. The eastern walk is 3 p.m. Oct. 20 on the Dinkins lawn at Winthrop University.
Second Harvest Partners, sponsored by Providence Presbytery, will have a hunger relief site 9 a.m. Thursday at Flint Hill Baptist Church, 1214 Flint Hill St., 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.
Agape International Ministries, South Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Stars of Zion appreciation service, 5 p.m. Sunday. Doors open at 4 p.m.
Christ the King Church, South Tryon Street, Charlotte: Fall bazaar, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 21 with games, prizes, food and more than 50 vendors.
Higher Ground Church, Possum Hollow Road, Indian Land: Kids for Christ kickoff, 5 p.m. Sunday for kindergarten to fifth-grade students. For information, call 803-802-3189.
Life of Charity Missionary Bible Church, Kings Mountain Street, York: Yard sale and fish fry, 7 a.m.-noon Saturday. Tables available for $10. Call Mrs. McClure at 803-627-0344.
The Shield, Fire Tower Road, Rock Hill: Baby dedication, Sunday. GAP, noon Sept. 14 at the Courtyard at Highland Park. “A Blast from Sundays Past,” Sept. 15 with worship, a car show and lunch from Rose’s Kitchen.
Trinity Bible Church, University Drive, Rock Hill. Trinity Bible Church has moved from its location on Cherry Road to 505 University Drive. First worship is Sunday. Trinity has served the community more than 75 years. For information, call 803-328-1816.
Beersheba Presbyterian Church, South Beersheba Road, Clover: Pack a Pew and Bring a Friend Family Day, 11:15 a.m. Sunday. Lunch and games after worship.
Bethesda Presbyterian Church, McConnells Highway, Rock Hill: Nashville recording artist Jim Cole in concert, 6 p.m. Sunday. Free and open to the public.
First Presbyterian Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Retired Men’s fellowship, noon Tuesday, Jackson’s Cafeteria. Call Dick at 803-327-0201 for information or transportation. Mid-day Bible study, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Wednesday’s @ 1st resumes 5:30 p.m. Wednesday with dinner and classes. Low impact exercise class, 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Cost, $5. Open to the public. Scout District Roundtable, 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the ministry center.
Hopewell Presbyterian Church, South Anderson Road, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 11 a.m. Sunday to celebrate 205 years of ministry. Former members and friends are invited. Lunch at 12:15 p.m. For information, call 803-984-3863
Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, Mount Pleasant Church Road, Chester: Chicken stew and hot dog plate sale, yard and bake sale and silent auction beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. Entertainment will be by Knox Station and 7th Heaven. To place orders, call 803-581-0605. Eat in or take out available.
Purity Presbyterian Church, Wylie Street, Chester: The playschool is accepting applications for 2- and 3-year-olds. Space is limited. For information, call 803-377-8175. Wednesday programs resume 6 p.m. Wednesday with dinner.
Riverview Presbyterian Church, North Sutton Road, Fort Mill: Sunday school Rally Day breakfast, 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Serving Meals ministry, 1 p.m. Sept. 14. Ignite youth trip to Whitewater Center, 4 p.m. Sept. 14. Lively Group, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17.
Westminster Presbyterian Church, India Hook Road, Rock Hill: Rock Hill Community Handbell Choir is seeking handbell ringers for the 2013-14 season. Rehearsals are 7 p.m. Thursdays. The choir is part of the church’s Academy of the Arts. For information, contact Greg Reynolds, director, at 803-984-7626. Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University will be offered beginning Wednesday. The kickoff is Wednesday and is free. Cost of the financial kit is $100, including workbook, audio lessons, software and other tools. To register, call the church office at 803-366-3107 or Dennis Hamric at 803-328-2946 or email Hamric at firstname.lastname@example.org. Child care provided.