Faith events in and around Columbia, Sept. 14 and beyond

September 13, 2013 

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ATC LIFE CHANGING MINISTRIES: 47th Anniversary, 3:30 p.m. Sunday, 928 Kennerly Road, Irmo. (803) 781-2110

BETHLEHEM BAPTIST OF COLUMBIA: Annual Fall Revival services, 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 1218 Lyon St. (803) 254-5651

BIBLE WAY CHURCH OF ATLAS ROAD: Jubilee in the Park, 3-7 p.m. Sunday at Starlite Park (in the Starlite community off Bluff Road). Vendors, food and fun. (803) 776-1238; www.bwcar.org

CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH: Men’s Day Sing-out Celebration, 7 p.m. Friday, 3625 Clement Road. (803) 252-3742

COLUMBIA HINDU TEMPLE: Discourse by Pujya Swami Pratyakbodhanandaji, 10:30-12:30 p.m. today; conclusion of Sri Ganesh Atharwa Shirsha by Pujya Swami Pratyakbodhanandaji, 6-8 tonight; Sri Ganpati Homam and Kalash Yatra with 108 Kalash by the sponsoring devotees, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday; Sri Ganapati Visarjan at the Saluda River site, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 5703 Kiawah Road. (803) 772-9650

FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH: Third annual Appreciation Program for Musicians, 4 p.m. Sept. 21, 2422 Stark St. The Gospel Leaders of Columbia will perform. (803) 786-7075

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

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Wednesdays@First Lunch Service, 1324 Marion St. Lunch served at 11:30 a.m., speaker from 12:20-12:50 p.m. Hot meal, $6; soup and salad bar, $5. Free parking. (803) 799-9062; www.firstprescolumbia.org

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH: Sanctuary Choir Anniversary, 4 p.m. Sunday, 1237 House St. (803) 318-8857

FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH: Men’s Day Program featuring speaker Dr. Rev. Joseph Neal, 2 p.m. Sunday, 2604 Lower Richland Blvd., Hopkins. (803) 318-8857

GREENLAWN BAPTIST CHURCH: Gospel Song Fest featuring hymn singing and special guests, 6 p.m. Sept. 22, 6612 Garners Ferry Road. (803) 776-4074

JONES MEMORIAL AME ZION CHURCH: Voter registration/photo ID session, 5-6 tonight, 2400 Barhamville Road. Representatives from the Richland County Voter Registration Office will help register, educate and issue photo IDs. (803) 254-8786

LIFE SPRINGS WORSHIP CENTER: Songwriter’s Workshop with Derick W. Thomas, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 28, 5630 Platt Springs Road, Lexington. Free. Register online at www.lswc.com/#/online-registration. (803) 957-2221

MT. NEBO BAPTIST CHURCH: The Women’s Ministry celebrates 100 Women in Black with a white corsage program, 3 p.m. Sept. 22, 8801 Bluff Road, Eastover. (803) 353-0521

NEW BEGINNING BAPTIST CHURCH: First Choir Anniversary, 3 p.m. Sept. 22, 9601 Caughman Road. (803) 695-1195

NORTHEAST WESLEYAN CHURCH: Monthly singing featuring Beulahland Quartet and Oasis, 6 tonight, 192 Sloan Road. (803) 920-5476

ST. JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH: Gathering of the Disciples 2013 Conference, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today, 4 p.m. Sunday, 230 J.W. Neal Circle, Hopkins. Programs for youth and adults. Registration is one hour prior to events. (803) 447-1291

SHANDON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Arts at Shandon Carnival, noon-3 p.m. Sept. 22, 607 Woodrow St. (803) 771-4408; www.shandonpres.org

STEDFAST CHRISTIAN CENTER: Guest speaker Pastor Jerome Goodwin, 10 a.m. Sunday, 5200 Fairfield Road. (803) 786-9129

TAYLOR MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH: Founders Day Celebration, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 21, 3 p.m. Sept. 22, 1004 Short St. (803) 254-4685

UNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Jubilee Choir 27th Anniversary, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 110 Greenlake Drive, Hopkins. (803) 776-5266

YELLOW ROCK HALL: Two for One gospel group and The Ken Club Singers in concert, 7 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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