Hosanna AME Church, South Cherry Road, Rock Hill: Rock Hill's newest AME church, formerly called the New Rock Hill AME Initiative, will hold its first worship at 11 a.m. Jan. 6 at its temporary location on Cherry Road beside LaChan's Flowers. For more information, contact the pastor, the Rev. Fredrica "Freddie" Page, (803) 322-0750.
Cedar Grove AME Zion Church, East Chapel Road, Rock Hill: Watch Night services, 10:30 p.m. Monday.
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Mount Zion AME Zion Church, Hickory Grove: New Year Gospel Explosion, 6:45 p.m. Jan. 5.
New Mount Olivet AME Zion Church, Dave Lyle Boulevard, Rock Hill: Joint Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday. Participating churches are Tabernacle, Foundation, China Grove, St. Matthew, Rock Grove and New Mount Olivet AME Zion churches. Breakfast after the service.
New Loves Chapel AME Zion Church: First Sunday community fellowship service, 3 p.m. Jan. 6.
Wilson Chapel AME Zion Church, Wilson Chapel Road, Sharon: Watch Night service, 11 p.m. Monday.
Ebenezer ARP Church, Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill: College-age retreat, Wednesday through Jan. 5 in Gatlinburg, Tenn. Wednesday programs will resume Jan. 9. Commissioning service for Judy Buis, 10 a.m. Jan. 13. Buis will be a missionary to Great Britain.
First ARP Church, East White Street, Rock Hill: Normal Sunday schedule Sunday.
Neely's Creek APR Church, Neely's Creek Road, Rock Hill: Eagle Scout Court of Honor, 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Music Ministry CDs are available in the church office for a $25 donation to the pipe organ fund.
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
First Assembly of God, Edward Street off Cherry Road behind the old Quincy's: New Generation Ministry will perform at a free event at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. For more information, call 366-3159.
Big Calvary Baptist Church, Edgemoor: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday. Zumba cardiovascular training, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Sunday school will start at 8:30 a.m. beginning Jan. 6.
Boyd Hill Baptist Church, Glenn Street, Rock Hill: Watch Night service, 10:30 p.m. Monday.
Cross Road Baptist Church, Eden Terrace Extension, Rock Hill: Watch Night Service, 10 p.m. Monday.
First Baptist Church, Dave Lyle Boulevard, Rock Hill: Personality and Relationships, 9:15 a.m. Sunday with a continental breakfast and workshops afterward. Children fifth grade and younger will have special activities.
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, Chester: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday.
Galilee Baptist Church, Galilean Road, York: Youth Day, morning worship, Sunday.
Lakewood Baptist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday.
Mount Hebron Baptist Church, Lesslie: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday.
Mount Olive Baptist Church, Center Street, Chester: Watch Night service, 10:30 p.m. Monday with Mount Moriah and Union Baptist churches at Mount Olive.
Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church: "BUOP," "Bring Your Own Praise," is the theme for the Men's Day program at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, as the men celebrate their ninth anniversary.
New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church: Youth Joint Watch Night service with Fundamental Baptist Church, 10 p.m. Monday.
Northside Baptist Church, Rock Hill: Youth Pizza Night, tonight. Covenant celebration, 5 p.m. Sunday.
St. John Baptist Church: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday. For transportation, call (803) 927-7393.
St. Luke No. 2 Baptist Church, S.C. 97, Sharon: New Year's Eve celebration, 9 p.m. Monday.
Temple Baptist Church, Celriver Road, Rock Hill: Gospel singing, tonight with Matt Tollison, Darrell Duggin and Krystal Bigham.
Trinity Baptist Church, Crawford Road, Rock Hill: Bus Ministry program, 5 p.m. Sunday. Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday with Weeping Mary Baptist Church at Trinity.
West End Baptist Church, McConnells Highway, Rock Hill: Two support groups, "Celebrate Recovery," a Christ-centered step program, and "Divorce Care," a support group for those divorced or separated, will both begin at 7 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Connection on S.C. 5. Child care is provided for children 5 to 11 years old. For more information on either program, call 327-2811.
St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: Faith formation classes will resume Jan. 6 and Jan. 9. The senior high youth group will sell Krispy Kreme doughnuts after worship Jan. 13 to raise money for a trip to Washington.
CHURCH OF GOD
York Church of God, Charlotte Street, York: Revival, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Jan. 6 and 7 p.m. Jan. 7 through 11 with the Rev. Larry Richardson.
The Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Caldwell Street, Rock Hill: Interfaith Hospitality Network host beginning Sunday. No children's Sunday school Sunday. Holy Eucharist, noon Tuesday. Holy Eucharist and Unction, noon Wednesday. Supper clubs meet Jan. 5.
Mount Holly United Methodist Church, Mount Holly Road, Rock Hill: Community family supper, 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Menu: vegetable soup, cornbread, sandwich, dessert, tea, lemonade or coffee. Cost: $6 for adults; $3 for children 6 to 10 years old; and free for children younger than 6. Proceeds to church projects. Open to the community.
St. John's United Methodist Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Quest Youth New Year's Eve party, 7:30 to 12:15 Monday. "The Stewardship of the Car," presented by the South Carolina Department of Public Safety and Highway Patrol for students in sixth through 12th grades, 6:15 p.m. Jan. 6 in the youth center.
Trinity United Methodist Church, East Liberty Street, York: Fifth Sunday Taste-and-Tell during Sunday school, Sunday. A mini-cookbook will be compiled and distributed in January.
Woodland United Methodist Church, Cherry Road, Rock Hill: Monday night prayer service will resume at 7 p.m. Jan. 7.
Rock Hill Christian Ministerial Association: Radio program, 10:15 a.m. Sunday on WRHI with the Alfred Yesuto Jackson.
Freedom Temple Ministries, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday. New Beginnings revival, Wednesday through Friday with workshops at 6:30 p.m. and worship at 7:30 p.m. Speakers include the Rev. Darryl Hill, Bishop Spenser Smith and the Rev. Sheryl Brady.
Gethsemane Church, Squire Road, Rock Hill: First Friday services, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday featuring poetry, comedy, games, dance, stepping, singing and the spoken word. Those who want to participate in the program can call Frank Dickerson, 985-6391, to reserve a time. The evening is open to all youth, college-age and young adults.
Greater Works Ministries, Lowrys: Men's Conference, 7 p.m. Friday and Jan. 5. Open to the community.
Life of Charity Missionary Baptist Church: The Rev. C.T. Kirk will lead 11 a.m. worship Sunday. Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday.
Rock Hill Deliverance Center, Sylvia Circle, Rock Hill: Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Monday.
Allison Creek Presbyterian Church, Allison Creek Road, Rock Hill: Allison Creek Bluegrass, 6:30 p.m. Thursday featuring Blue Persuasion of Hartselle, Ala. Allison Creek Bluegrass is on the first and third Thursdays of each month. For more information, visit www.allisoncreekbluegrass.com. The church is starting a Cub Scout program for boys in first through fifth grade. An informational meeting will be 7 p.m. Jan. 8 in the church fellowship. For more information if you are unable to attend the meeting, call the church, 366-1302.