to lead service
The Good Samaritans prison ministry will lead service at Ebenezer Welcome Baptist Church at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12.
Ministry volunteers will share testimonies.
The church is located at 4005 Highway 414, Landrum.
Memorial United Methodist Church has found a creative way to raise money for its children and youth ministries.
On Oct. 4, 11 and 18, Memorial UMC will be selling pumpkins from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Prices will range from $2 to $7 for small, medium, and large pumpkins, which will be delivered from Cotton Hills Farm in Chester.
hosts fall festival
Ebenezer United Methodist Church will host its annual Fall Festival from 8 a.m.-until on Saturday.
The event will feature yard sale items, baked goods and handmade items. Breakfast and lunch will be served.
All proceeds benefit local missions.
In its 88th year of providing Christian education, Bob Jones University invested its fifth president, Dr. Stephen Pettit, on Friday in a ceremony attended by politicians, city officials, faculty and staff, students, alumni and former presidents of the university.
Greer First Baptist
New Worship Service
The Gathering, a new worship service at Greer First Baptist Church, will meet Sunday nights beginning Oct. 5 at 6:16 p.m. Free food and fellowship will begin at 5:30 p.m.
Greer First Baptist is located at 201 W. Poinsett Street in downtown Greer.
Greer First Baptist Church is partnering with Pastor Aki Shigemi to establish a local Japanese congregation at beginning Sunday, Sept. 21.
On Sept. 16, Greenville resident, Dan Cruver, will be honored, along with about 140 other people, as an Angel in Adoption in an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C.
The event will be followed by a gala on Sept. 17.
Chris Bennett was approached by his pastor, Rev. Earl Simmons of Maple Creek Missionary Baptist Church, several times to go on a short-term mission trip.
Liberty Hill hosts
Liberty Hill Methodist Church will have homecoming to celebrate its 165th anniversary. This service will be Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. with lunch following.
A slide show will be presented during the lunch. Everyone is welcome to join and share memories of the church.