Faith events in and around Columbia, July 13 and beyond

July 13, 2013 

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BIBLE WAY CHURCH OF ATLAS ROAD: “For Your Good” sermon, 8 and 11 a.m. Sunday, 2440 Atlas Road. (803) 776-1238; www.bwcar.org

COLUMBIA HINDU TEMPLE: Puri Jagannath Rath Yatra, 9:30 a.m. today; Guru Poornima Pooja & Aarti, 5:30 p.m. July 21, 5703 Kiawah Road. (803) 772-9650

EASTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: P.E.A.C.E. service, 5 p.m. Sunday, 3200 Trenholm Road. (803) 256-1654

ELMWOOD AVENUE CHURCH OF GOD: Vacation Bible School, 6-8 p.m. July 21-25, 1427 Elmwood Ave. (803) 765-9711; elmwoodcog.org

FIRST NAZARETH BAPTIST CHURCH: Farmers Market, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 23, 2351 Gervais St. (803) 254-6232

FRANCIS BURNS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Free health forums, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 20, 5616 Farrow Road. Forums include information on domestic violence, home buying, gun safety, health screenings and more. (803) 738-0865

GRACE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Vacation Bible School, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 22-26, 410 Harbison Blvd. All ages are welcome. (803) 732-1899

GREENVIEW FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH: Familyfest 2013, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20; Gospelarama, 4 p.m. July 21, 101 Isaac St. (803) 256-4024

LAKE WATEREE BAPTIST CHURCH: Lakeside worship services, 8:15-8:45 a.m. Sundays through Labor Day, 5856 River Road, Ridgeway. (803) 337-2838

MOUNT MORIAH BAPTIST CHURCH: Annual Revival, 3 p.m. July 21 and 7 p.m. July 22-24, 1000 Old Bluff Road, Hopkins. (803) 783-6361

NEW WILLIAM STREET BAPTIST CHURCH: Women of Inspiration’s 10th anniversary, 3 p.m. July 28, 5408 Middleton St. (803) 735-0140

NORTHEAST WESLEYAN CHURCH: Concert featuring the Rivertown Boys and the Bibletones, 6 p.m. tonight, 192 Sloan Road. A love offering will be taken. (803) 920-5476

OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH: Clothing give-a-way, 11 a.m. July 27, 1063 Old Two Notch Road, Elgin. (803) 788-2599

ST. JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH: Musical Choirs Summer Concert, 3 p.m. July 28, 230 J.W. Neal Circle, Hopkins. 803) 776-7830

ST. JOHN NEUMANN CHURCH: Holy Hour, 7 p.m. Wednesday, 100 Polo Road. (803) 788-0811

SPRING VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH: VBS for Women, 6:30-9 p.m. July 21-23, 91 Polo Road. Free. (803) 736-0624; www.expressfaithcolumbia.com

THE POWER PLANT: Soli Deo Gloria Tour 2013: a Christ-centered concert, 7 p.m. Friday, 5175 Sunset Blvd., Suite G., Lexington. sdgtour2013.com

YELLOW ROCK HALL: Concert featuring Mercy Rain and the Ken Clubb Singers, 7 p.m. tonight, 2211 Platt Springs Road, West Columbia. (803) 796-0682

See more local faith events and add your own online at www.thestate.com/faith. Send information for Matters of Faith to calendars@thestate.com. Please include the kind of event, the date, time, a phone number and an address. The deadline is noon Monday for Saturday’s listings.

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