Faith events in and around Columbia, Sept. 21 and beyond

September 20, 2013 

Email photographs from your Midlands faith events – pastor anniversaries, programs and services and community outreach – to dkujawa@thestate.com. We will post them at thestate.com/religion.

ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH: 99th Church Anniversary, 3 p.m. Sunday; Youth Sunday service, 8 a.m. Sept. 29, 5715 Koon Road. (803) 786-0119; www.abccolumbia.org

BIBLE WAY CHURCH OF ATLAS ROAD: Annual Young Adult Sunday, 8 a.m. with Pastor Aaron Bishop and 11 a.m. with Pastor Travis Simons, Sunday, 2440 Atlas Road. (803) 776-1238; www.bwcar.org

CHOSEN 2 CONQUER INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES: Champions Day and free luncheon, 11 a.m. Sunday, 1001 Longtown Road (meets at Sandlapper Elementary School). (803) 691-0962

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

FIRST NAZARETH BAPTIST CHURCH: Revival sing-out at 5 p.m. Sept. 29 with revival worship at 7 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 2, 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

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

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. Sunday, 8801 Bluff Road, Eastover. (803) 353-0521

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

PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH: Tent revival, 7 p.m. Monday-Friday, 118 Meadowfield Road, Gaston. (803) 319-8500

ST. ANDREWS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Irmo Community Prayer Breakfast, 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, 6952 St. Andrews Road. Free to the public; RSVP by Monday to elizabethdonehue@gmail.com. (803) 732-2273; www.sapc.net

SHANDON BAPTIST CHURCH: “God of All Glory” tour featuring Steve Green, Larnelle Harris, Twila Paris and Wayne Watson, 7 p.m. Sept. 29, 5250 Forest Drive. Tickets are $25. (803) 782-1300

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

STEDFAST CHRISTIAN CENTER: Community Feeding, noon-2 p.m. Sept. 28, 5200 Fairfield Road. Anyone who desires a free meal is invited. (803) 786-9129

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

UNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Second annual “100 Men in Black” empowerment event with guest speaker Rev. Dr. Desmond Sumter, 4 p.m. Sept. 29, 110 Greenlake Drive, Hopkins. (803) 776-5266

ZION CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH NO. 1: Friends and Family Day program, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 29, Walter Hills Road. (803) 754-7141

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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