Fort Mill Times

Church news - June 16, 2009

4-H invites youth to learn how to protect animals

YORK -- 4-H Youth In Action participants will learn about animal protection and cruelty prevention from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 24-25 at 120 N. Congress St.

Participants, ages 7th to 10th grade, will explore policy issues such as the chaining of animals and meet with today's York County leaders to learn about current pet protection challenges, as well as ways to become leaders in protecting York County's animals through a service project experience.

Participants must fill out a 4-H event permission form and pay a $5 program fee.

For more information, call 803-684-9919 or visit

'Fireproof' study to begin

LAKE WYLIE -- Pine Grove Baptist Church, 5415 Hwy. 557, invites adults to a Sunday morning Bible study based on the movie "Fireproof" at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, and Sunday evenings beginning June 28.

Call 803-831-2015 or visit

Churches post VBS schedules

• Pine Grove Baptist Church, 5415 Hwy. 557, Vacation Bible School June 21-24 from 6:30-8:45pm each night for ages 3 to sixth grade. Call 803-831-2015 or visit

• Pleasant Hill Presbyterian Church, 15000 York Road, Steele Creek, presents Camp E.D.G.E. vacation Bible school June 21-25. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Classes start at 6:30 p.m. There are classes for everyone ages 2 to 102. Community welcome to join this extreme adventure to "Experience and discover God everywhere." Call 704-588-0686 for more information.

Divorce care classes meet

LAKE WYLIE -- Pine Grove Baptist Church, 5415 Hwy. 557, divorce care classes meet 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, with child care provided.

Pine Grove Christian Academy is accepting applications for summer camp program for ages 4-12. Summer camp begins June 8.

For more information, call 803-831-2015 or e-mail

Register for CBS

Community Bible Study is registering for the fall study in the Clover/Lake Wylie area.

CBS is an interdenominational Bible study group open to all women of all faiths and all knowledge levels. CBS meets from 9:10 to 11:10 a.m. Wednesdays, beginning Aug. 26 at River Hills Community Church. This year's study will be the book of Revelation.

A Children's Ministry Program is available for ages 2 to 4 and a nursery for infants to age 2.

For more information, call 803-366-1940 or e-mail morrispeggy@

Right to Life group to ride

Gatekeeper Ministries, a Right to Life group, is looking for local residents to participate in Ride for Life. For more information, e-mail

Overeaters anonymous meets Thursdays

LAKE WYLIE -- Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at Lake Wylie Christian Assembly Church, 5766 Charlotte Hwy.

This is a 12-step program like AA and NA. Everyone welcome.

Call 704-466-2660 for more information.