Fort Mill Times

Central Baptist in York plans centennial celebration

Divine Saviour spaghetti supper served

Divine Saviour Catholic Church, 232 Herndon Ave., will host its annual spaghetti supper benefit Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

Hours are 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 31, with take out only, and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 1, with eat in or take out.

Cost is $8 for a meal or a quart of sauce.

Central Baptist plans centennial

Central Baptist Church, 110 Ross Cannon St., will celebrate its centennial the first weekend of November.

The church will have a concert by The Promise at 6 p.m. Nov. 1. A centennial service will be at 10 a.m. Nov. 2, followed by lunch.

The service will include special music and remarks by several former pastors. A quilt created with meaningful material from members will be unveiled.

Central began as a church to meet the needs of the Baptists who lived in the mill villages in York. Charlotte Street Baptist Church became Central Baptist in 1944, when the church moved to land in Cannon Mill Village donated by Charles Cannon. It is the mother church of Eastview Baptist in Rock Hill and Bethel Baptist in York, near Lake Wylie. The Rev. Carey Caldwell is the current pastor.

For information, call 802-684-4395.

River Hills Church Fall Bazaar Nov. 1

River Hills Community Church, 104 Hamilton’s Ferry Road, will hold an Autumn Bazaar from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1.

There will be a silent auction, 30 craft vendors, artist showcase and art sale, bake sale, attic sale (furniture, household items, children’s toys, car seats, children’s clothing sizes newborn-6).

Proceeds go to local and global missions.

Oakdale Presbyterian harvest sale set

Oakdale Presbyterian Church, 12585 W. S.C. 55, will have a harvest sale 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 1.

Hash plates and hamburgers will be available. Cakes and pies will be for sale. Hash may be purchased in bulk. Proceeds go to the church building fund.

Trunk or Treat at 4 churches

Four York-area churches will present a community-wide Trunk or Treat for families 7-8 p.m. Oct. 31.

The events will be at First Baptist Church, 102 S. Congress St.; First Presbyterian Church, 10 W. Liberty St.; Trinity United Methodist Church, 22 E. Liberty St.; and Wesley United Methodist Church, 110 W. Jefferson St.

Tirzah ARP plans craft, food event

Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, will host a craft and food bazaar 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1.

Abiding Presence plans yard sale

Abiding Presence Lutheran Church, North Congress Street, will have a yard sale 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1.

The sale will include furniture, electronics, office equipment, tools, toys, camping and sports equipment and holiday decorations.

Luncheon seminar Nov. 8

Hearts Together Luncheon Relationship Seminar is at noon Nov. 8 at Ultimate Life Church, 377 Rubin Center Drive, suite 125.

Guest speaker is Gene Wagstaff, founder of Word of God Counseling Center in Greenville.

Reservations recommended. Call 803-802-2641.

Billy Graham Library posts events

The Billy Graham Library will hold the following events:

• 9 a.m. Nov. 8: Sharing God’s Love Day. Children in kindergarten to fifth grade will explore how to share God’s love through an interactive library tour. Participants will be served doughnuts and beverages, and receive a gift. Registration is required. Admission is free.

• 8 a.m. Nov. 11: Veteran’s Day Breakfast. Military veterans are invited to a complimentary continental breakfast, special guest speaker and guided Journey of Faith tour. Registration is required. Admission is free.

• 2-3:30 p.m. Nov. 15: Book Signing with James and Shirley Dobson. James Dobson, founder and president of Family Talk, and his wife, chairwoman of the National Day of Prayer Task Force, will greet guests and sign copies of their latest books. Books will be available for purchase in Ruth’s Attic bookstore, or bring your own. Limit of two signed items per person.

On Fridays through November, guests who present a Journey of Faith ticket stub, upon completion of the tour, will receive free coffee at the Graham Brothers Dairy Bar.

The library is open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Admission to the library and the Journey of Faith is free.

Call 704-401-3200 or visit for information.

Donate to Coats for Kids

The Knights of Columbus Council and Respect for Life Ministry of All Saints Catholic Church are accepting donations for Coats for Kids to provide winter coats to children in need.

For $220, the groups can provide coats to 12 children in York County.

The Knights of Columbus began this initiative in 2009 to help families with children living in colder climates who were impacted by the economic downturn. Knights across the country have given away more than 167,000 coats. About 2,000 local Knights of Columbus councils have participated in their communities.

Last winter was a record year for the Order’s Coats for Kids program. During that time, 1,195 councils and the Supreme Council purchased and donated 51,924 coats.

To donate, mail a check to All Saints Knights of Columbus, Coats for Kids, P.O. Box 5443, Lake Wylie, SC 29710. Details: 803-810-5122.

Community Cafe serves lunch Tuesdays

The Community Cafe offers free weekly lunches 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays at Lake Wylie Christian Assembly.

The Cafe at Lake Wylie Lutheran Church in Fort Mill serves lunch 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays.

Donations are accepted. Details: 330-289-1243.

Healing service at Good Samaritan

The Divine Healing Ministry Chapter of the International Order of St. Luke holds a healing service 3 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month at Good Samaritan United Methodist Church, 5220 Crowders Cove Road.

Dine for H.O.P.E.

The Waffle House-Lake Wylie and Knights of Columbus of All Saints Council No. 14475 are raising money for Operation Helping Other People Everyday, a statewide campaign to help people with intellectual disabilities.

On the first Monday of each month, Waffle House will donate 20 percent of its proceeds to Operation HOPE. Details: 803-746-5464.