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CHURCH HAPPENINGS

AME

Adams Chapel AME Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: Women's Ministry prayer breakfast, 9 a.m. today at the church. Donation: $5.

AME ZION

Cedar Grove AME Zion Church, East Chapel Road, Rock Hill: Gospel Choir anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

Foundation AME Zion Church, Rock Hill: Youth Ministry fish fry, 7 a.m. today at Team 1 Auto Sales, 520 Saluda Road. Fish and grits, $4; fish plates, $6; fish sandwiches, $3.50; hot dog plates, $4; and hot dogs, $1 each. Delivery available for three or more plates. Details: 329-1522 or 524-5348.

Liberty Hill AME Zion Church, Lake Wylie: Women's Conference, 10 a.m. Nov. 10 with breakfast at 8 a.m. Registration: Bring one item for the AIDS Closet or women's shelter. Lunch at 1 p.m. Women's Day observance, 11 a.m. Nov. 11.

New Home AME Zion Church, Charlotte Highway, York: Christian Education Department presents a community play, "Christmas Without Jesus," written and directed by Tonya Pendergrass, 7 p.m. Nov. 30 at Rock Hill High School Auditorium. Tickets are $5.

ARP

Ebenezer ARP Church, Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill: Men's breakfast, 7:30 a.m. today. Shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child can be picked up Sunday and are due Nov. 11.

First ARP Church, East White Street, Rock Hill: Family worship, 5 p.m. Sunday with fellowship afterward. All other services will be held also.

Neely's Creek ARP Church, Neely's Creek Road, Rock Hill: Sunday school class for singles and college-age adults begins Sunday in the family life center. Outreach worship and fellowship for middle and high school youth, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes due by 10 a.m. Nov. 12.

Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, York: Tirzahfest, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today featuring crafts, baked goods, canned goods, casseroles, a gift shop and silent auctions. Breakfast biscuits and turkey dinner plates will be sold.

York ARP Church, Congress at Madison Street, York: Barbecue, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 10. Plates are $7 and include barbecue, slaw, baked beans, bun, banana pudding and drink. For advance tickets, call 684-6556.

BAPTIST

Abiezer Baptist Church, Herlong Avenue, Rock Hill: Fish fry and bake sale, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and yard sale, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 10. Proceeds to local charitable organizations.

Big Calvary Baptist Church, Edgemoor: Annual Sandy River Baptist Association session, Sunday through Nov. 10 at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Big Calvary's pastor, the Rev. Rodney Adams, will speak at 5:45 p.m. Sunday.

Boyd Hill Baptist Church, Glenn Street, Rock Hill: 99th church anniversary, 11 a.m. Sunday. Fathers of Boyd Hill program, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 4.

Cornerstone Baptist Church, John Street, Rock Hill: Revival, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday with the Rev. Tommy Cole. The Enlighteners will sing Nov. 5 and 6.

Eastview Baptist Church, Gordon Road, Rock Hill: Revival, 7 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday with the Rev. James Skip Owen.

Great Joy Baptist Church, McConnells: Woman's Day, 11 a.m. Nov. 11.

Hillcrest Baptist Church, Hillcrest Road, York: Women's World Day of Prayer, 6:30 p.m. Monday. Light refreshments. Women's Conference, noon to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 10 with JoJo Moffitt of Munster, Ind. Call the church, 684-9409, by Nov. 5 to sign up. Lunch served.

Lakewood Baptist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Piano/organ concert by Marguerite Johnson and Jeffrey Broadbent, 6 p.m. Nov. 11. Free and open to the community.

Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Catawba: the Rev. Robert P. White of Columbia is guest preacher for November.

Mount Do-Well Baptist Church, Chester Highway, McConnells: Initial sermon for Vanessa Rollinson, 3 p.m. Nov. 11.

Mount Olive Baptist Church, Center Street, Chester: Family and Friends night, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11.

Mount Prospect Baptist Church, West Black Street, Rock Hill: Chitterling dinner, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the church. Plates are $6 and include rice, green beans, greens, cornbread and tea. Eat in or take out. Delivery available for four or more orders. Sponsored by the Rock Hill Ecumenical and Mount Prospect choirs.

Pine Grove Baptist Church, S.C. 557, Lake Wylie: Revival, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday with the Rev. Todd Terry.

St. Luke No. 2 Baptist Church, S.C. 97, Sharon: Women's of Strength of Columbia, in concert tonight at the church. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Trinity Baptist Church, Crawford Road, Rock Hill: Hymn Choir anniversary, 6:30 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Nov. 11.

West End Baptist Church, McConnells Highway, Rock Hill: Missions program, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Dinner is $4. Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered recovery program, 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays at the Connection. Child care provided for children 5 to 11 years old. Open to the public. Details: John Horn, 372-2811.

Woodhaven Baptist Church, Marett Boulevard, Rock Hill: Pancake breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m. today. Proceeds to the Trinidad Mission Trip. Mission team meeting, 7 p.m. Sunday. ESL classes, 7 p.m. Nov. 8.

CATHOLIC

Divine Saviour Catholic Church, Herndon Avenue, York: 46th annual spaghetti dinner, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today. Tickets are $7 per plate or per quart of sauce. Plates include spaghetti, salad, bread and dessert. Dine in or take out. Entertainment provided by the Robinson Family. Tickets available at the door or by calling the parish office, 684-3431.

St. Anne Catholic Church, Bird Street, Rock Hill: Volunteers are needed to help with Interfaith Hospitality Network families Nov. 11 through 18.

St. Mary's Catholic Church, Crawford Road, Rock Hill: Car raffle for a 1997 Ford Explorer to benefit the church building fund. Tickets are $5, and the winner will be drawn Nov. 25. Contact the church office for tickets.

CHURCH OF GOD

Grace Covenant Church of God, Chester Highway, York: Singing, 6:30 p.m. Sunday with Bluegrass Revival.

Lando Church of God, S.C. 901, Lando: Revival, 7 p.m. Nov. 12 through 17 and 6 p.m. Nov. 18 with the Revs. Jerry Edge and Tommy Suttle. The Harris Family will sing Nov. 17.

York Church of God, Charlotte Street, York: Revival, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday with the Rev. Mac Gilliam.

CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY

Church of God of Prophecy, Hilltop Lane, Clover: Revival, 6:30 p.m. tonight with Chucky Chandler, state youth director.

EPISCOPAL

The Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Caldwell Street, Rock Hill: Supper clubs meet tonight. All Saints Sunday is Sunday. Youth overnight, Nov. 10.

St. Matthias Episcopal Church, Hollis Lakes Road, Rock Hill: Fall festival, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 10 featuring crafts, Christmas religious symbols, food, and rummage sale. Tables available for $10 per table plus 10 percent of sales. Details: Judy Farewell, 327-1022. Proceeds to missions and outreach.

LUTHERAN

Epiphany Lutheran Church, West Main Street, Rock Hill: First Wednesday Night fellowship, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday for dinner and fellowship. Epiphany 101 for new or prospective members begins Tuesday and will meet each Tuesday until Nov. 20.

METHODIST

Catawba United Methodist Church, College Road, Catawba: Brunswick stew, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today. Plates are $5 for adults, and $3 for children 4 to 11 years old. Takeout quarts are $7.

Cornerstone United Methodist Church, Heckle Boulevard, Rock Hill: United Methodist Men prayer group, 7 a.m. today. Open to the community. Stewardship Sunday is Sunday. Cookie Walk, Nov. 10.

India Hook United Methodist Church, Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill: Vendor's market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today featuring baskets, cutting boards, jewelry, purses, linens, books, puzzles, Pampered Chef, Creative Memories, door prizes and much more. Homemade vegetable soup available. Proceeds to United Methodist Women's mission projects. United Methodist Men's Club breakfast, 7 a.m. Nov. 11.

Kings Mountain Chapel United Methodist Church, S.C. 161, Filbert: Courtney's Fish Fry, 4 to 7 p.m. today. Plates are $8 and include fish, fries, slaw, hush puppies, tarter sauce, dessert and tea. Proceeds to mission projects.

Mount Holly United Methodist Church, S.C. 901, Rock Hill: Wednesday Community supper, 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the family life center. Menu: sliced pork, greater tater casserole, green beans, congealed salad, bread, dessert, tea and lemonade. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children. Open to the community. Proceeds to church projects.

Mount Prospect United Methodist Church, Mountain Gap Road, Richburg: Special offering for South Carolina Special Ministries Sunday. The Methodist Men will service coffee and doughnuts in the fellowship hall prior to worship at 10 a.m. Sunday.

Osceola United Methodist Church, U.S. 521 at S.C. 75, Lancaster: Barbecue and craft sale, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. Pork or chicken barbecue by the plate or pound. Eat in or carry out. Proceeds to buy audio/video equipment for the new fellowship hall.

St. Paul United Methodist Church, St. Paul Church Road, Clover: Fall festival today, with a yard sale beginning at 7 a.m. Baked and canned items available for sale and a silent auction. Lunch served from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. featuring homemade soup, pinto beans, slaw, cornbread, dessert and drink. Cost is $6 per person.

Trinity United Methodist Church, East Liberty Street, Rock Hill: Dinner and a Song, 5 p.m. Nov. 18 in Trinity Center featuring the Bibletones and the Black Family Singers. Singing begins at 6 p.m. Barbecue dinner served. Tickets are $12 and available at the church office or contact Mike Smith, 493-0098, or Spike Myers, 517-5103. Proceeds to PATH of York. Christmas-themed movies will be shown each Wednesday night in November in Trinity Center.

Wesley United Methodist Church, West Jefferson Street, York: Fall festival, noon to 3 p.m. today with games, prizes, face painting, food and space walk inflatables.

Woodland United Methodist Church, Cherry Road, Rock Hill: United Methodist Women's membership luncheon, 11 a.m. Sunday. Charge conference, 7 p.m. Nov. 6.

NAZARENE

Oakdale Church of the Nazarene, Oakdale Road, Rock Hill: Homecoming, 10:30 a.m. Sunday with song evangelists Vance and Jeannie Sharp. Lunch afterward. Bring a well-filled basket and a drink. Members, former members and friends are welcome.

NONDENOMINATIONAL

Rock Hill Christian Ministerial Association: Radio program, 10:15 a.m. Sunday on WRHI with Janice Jones.

Amazing Grace Outreach, Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill: First anniversary celebration, 6 p.m. Thursday through Nov. 11 with singing, poetry, gospel rapping and praise dancing. Anthony King is pastor.

Carolinas Cornerstone Church, Gardendale Road, Fort Mill: Life Line Screening, 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Nov. 16 for stroke screening/carotid artery, abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease and osteoporosis screenings. Pre-register and get a $10 discount. Details: Call the church, 547-7781.

Grace Ministries, Mount Holly Road, Rock Hill: Monthly Women's Ministry, 7 p.m. Monday. Open to all ladies.

Gethsemane Church, Squire Road, Rock Hill: Revival, 8 and 11 a.m. with Bishop B.R. Wilson, 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Martin Bouler and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday with the Rev. Donnie Dye. Bishop Wilson's birthday celebration, 8 and 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Nov. 11.

Shield of Faith Family Church, Fire Tower Road, Rock Hill: Elderly Outreach, 1 to 3 p.m. today at Lancaster Manor in Lancaster.

Taking the City Ministry, Rock Hill: Men's Ministry presents "King, Prophet and Priest," 5:30 p.m. Sunday. For transportation, call 328-2263.

Ultimate Life Church, Rubin Boulevard, Fort Mill: Weekend Encounter for married couples continues at 9:30 a.m. today, led by Gene and Lorgin Wagstaff. Free and open to the public. Love offering will be taken.

PRESBYTERIAN

Beersheba Presbyterian Church, Beersheba Road off Black Highway, York: Barbecue, 4 p.m. Nov. 10. Dine in or take out. Proceeds to local programs.

First Presbyterian Church, East Main Street, Rock Hill: Movie Group, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to view and discuss "Amazing Grace." Free and open to the community.

Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill: Monthly prayer vigil for peace in the world, especially Iraq and Afghanistan, noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel. Participants are free to come and go as they please. The prayer vigil is sponsored by the mission committee of Providence Presbytery, which also calls for daily prayer at noon in solidarity with Iraqi Presbyterians. Monthly contemporary service, 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 11 focusing on moments and events that have made a difference in one's spiritual life. Heavy hors d'oeuvres served before and after the service. Open to the community. Alternative Christmas Gift Fair, noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 19.

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