Fort Mill Times

In our churches - June 11, 2008

Sign up now for Vacation Bible School

Register now for the Fort Mill First Baptist Church Vacation Bible School. This year's program is "Outrigger Island" and will be held 6:15-8:30 p.m. June 22 -27. Children ages 3 through rising sixth-graders are invited. The church is located at 121 Monroe White St. For more information or to register, call 547-2051 or visit

• Dino Detectives will learn about dinosaurs and God's creation at Bible Baptist Church, 255 Hwy. 21 Bypass South, Fort Mill. 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 16-20. Call 547-2761 or visit

• Saddle up! Flint Hill Baptist Church will be holding Cactus Canyon Vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 13-17. Registration begins at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 13. The church is located at 269 Flint Hill Rd., Fort Mill. Call 548-0672 or send an e-mail to

• Higher Ground Church invites all children in Fort Mill Township to its SonWorld Adventure Park Vacation Bible School that begins Monday, June 16, and will be held 6 to 8:30 p.m. Call 802-3189.

Editor's note: Local churches that want details of their VBS programs included in our church briefs should e-mail the information, including a daytime contact, to

Register now for after-school program

Real Life Assembly is now enrolling students for its after-school program for the 2008-'09 school year. Registration costs $40 and weekly fees are $65. Call 802-7013 or 547-1030.

Speaker at Bible Baptist

Alton Beal, the new president-elect of Ambassador Baptist College, will speak at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 29,at Bible Baptist Church, 255 Hwy. 21 Bypass South, Fort Mill, one mile below the Peach Stand and one mile above the Catawba River. Call 547-2761 or visit

Events aplenty at Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 238 Fort Mill Hwy., Fort Mill, will have its first Wednesday Fellowship at 6 p.m. on July 2. Enjoy a meal, parade and fireworks show. Decorate your bicycles, golf carts and strollers for the Fourth of July parade.

The church is also planning a trip to to hear the Lake Junaluska Singers and enjoy the farmer's market and craft fair Thursday and Friday, July 3-4. Call 548-4922.

Ultimate Life offers school

Ultimate Life Preschool and Ultimate Life Academy is now enrolling students for 2008-09. Children have fun while learning sound educational principles.

Also, a "Mom's Morning Out" program is available. Ultimate Life Church is across from Carowinds.

Call 802-2641 or visit

GHMS moms pray together

Moms In Touch International is a group of mothers of students at Gold Hill Middle School who meet for one hour every other week to pray for their children and the school. Call Patti Moughan at 548-5773 or send an e-mail

Catholic Mass in Indian Land

St. Philip Neri Catholic Church is now holding Mass at 4 p.m. Saturdays at Belair United Methodist Church off Shelley Mullis Road in Indian Land.

The EDGE meets weekly

Tega Cay Baptist Church also invites seventh- to 12th-grade students to join youth pastor "Phud" Chambers at the EDGE from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays. For more information, call 548-2600.

--compiled by staff