Fort Mill Times

In our churches - June 25, 2008

Gospel concert Sunday

Shelly Sutton will perform a concert at Philadelphia United Methodist Church of Fort Mill ay 7 p.m. Sunday, June 29. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken.

Philadelphia United Methodist Church is located at 1691 Hwy. 160 West, Fort Mill.

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. Call 547-2761 or visit

Sign up for VBS

Register now for the VBS Beach Party 5:30-8 p.m. July 13-17 at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 238 Fort Mill Hwy., Fort Mill. Call 548-4922 or go to


• 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

• 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

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. Wednesday, July 2. Enjoy a delicious meal, parade and fireworks show. Decorate your bicycles, golf carts and strollers for the Fourth of July parade.

Hear patriot music

Fort Mill Church of the Nazarene, 109 Harris Street, will present a program of patriotic music by the Chancel Choir during the 10:45 a.m. morning worship service Sunday, July 6.

Senior Pastor A.D. Smith will bring the morning message on "Honoring our God and Country." A nursery will be provided.

Get active with First Baptist

First Baptist Church in Fort Mill is sponsoring a variety of sports-oriented clinics that will run from 9 a.m. to noon July 14-18. Clinics offered are football, baseball, basketball, lacrosse, soccer and cheerleading. The cost is $25. Register online at

Higher Ground offers soccer camp

Higher Ground Church will host a High Power Soccer Camp, 9 a.m.-noon Monday through Friday, July 14-18, for kids ages 5 to 10.

The registration fee is $60 per child. This fee includes a camper bag, T-shirt, soccer ball, water bottle, camper booklet and sweatband.

Call 802-3189 to register your child. Deadline is Sunday, July 6.

--compiled by staff