‘24 Hours’ Bible study begins in Clover
Explore Adam Hamilton’s book, “24 Hours That Changed The World.” Focus on one chapter a week and come together for a video, discussion and exploration. Topics include The Last Supper, The Garden of Gethsemane, Condemned By the Righteous, The Crucifixion, and Christ the Victor. The book costs $12, available through the church or at cokesbury.com. To sign up, call 803-222-3496.
Church hosts ‘Movies and the Cross’
Session combines Biblical passages with movie clips to explore God’s word and the themes of suffering, sacrifice, love, prayer and persistence. Each session stands on its own so come for one night or all.
Child care will be provided through the church. However, those needing infant care should call ahead. Bring a Bible. Call 803-222-3496 to register.
Free clothing, food offered Saturday
Free health checks will be available, as well as help filling out applications for SNAP, a food stamp program.
The community is invited. The church is at 13501 S. Tryon St.
Call 704-587-0073 or visit CtKCharlotte.org.
Italian meals served March 28
Cost for a plate is $5, which includes Tuscan-inspired spaghetti and a Caesar salad with homemade croutons and shaved Parmesan. There also will be grilled chicken Caesar salad available as an entree. Side orders include bruschetta, roasted garlic breadsticks, homemade apple pie and New York-style cheesecake. Curbside to go, with volunteers coming to the vehicle to your order, will be available. All proceeds go to local community missions.
Learn about Knights at open house
Members will answer questions about the group’s goals, interests and activities. The meetings will run about one hour and refreshments will be served.
The Knights welcomes new members. For more information, call 803-746-5464.
Daddy Daughter dance March 29
This is a night for girls and their father or uncle or grandfather or other loving father figure. All ages are invited – adult daughters to toddler daughters.
Advance tickets cost $20 for a couple, $25 at the door. Tickets for additional daughters cost $10 each. Financial assistance is available upon request. Ticket includes food and desserts, professional DJ and picture. Proceeds go to Children’s Attention Home in Rock Hill.
Call 803-222-3496 for tickets and information.
Easter Egg Hunt April 5 at Pleasant Hill
Community invited to join challenge
For every mile walked, run or cycled, the church will donate 25 cents to a charity of the participant’s choice locally or globally. For every pound lost and every day someone stops smoking during Lent, the church will donate 25 cents to a chosen charity. The church will challenge up to $5,000.
The church challenge runs on an honor system with participants tracking their miles, weight and days not smoking.
Forms to participate are available at the church office at 5220 Crowders Cove Road and online at goodsamumc.org. For more information, call 803-831-0304.
Take trip to Holy Land
The Fords have lived in and visited Israel many times and have insight into the history, religion and modern day culture of this region, the birthplace of Christianity.
A series of pre-departure study sessions is being planned.
For trip details, call 803-831-8477 or email email@example.com. For booking details, call Linda Murfin of Above The Crowds Travel at 803-835-0585.
Audition dates for local ‘Idol’ contest set
Winners in each division – senior for ages 14 and older, and junior for ages 7 to 13 – will receive cash prizes, trophies and more.
All contestants must audition. The song or routine performed during the audition must be the same for the competition.
The festival will be held May 15-17.
To schedule an audition, visit SPNitalianfestival.org.
Call 803-370-0600 for more information.