Email photographs from your Midlands faith events – pastor anniversaries, programs and services and community outreach – to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will post them at thestate.com/religion.
ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH: Youth Sunday service, 8 a.m. Sunday, 5715 Koon Road. (803) 786-0119; www.abccolumbia.org
BIBLE WAY CHURCH OF ATLAS ROAD: Founders’ Day celebration, 4 p.m. Sunday, 2440 Atlas Road. Featuring guest speaker Bishop Theodore Myers. (803) 776-1238; www.bwcar.org
CHEROKEE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: “The Witness of the Rock,” a free non-denominational lecture series, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays beginning this week and running through Nov. 13 (excluding Oct.16), 3622 Augusta Hwy., Gilbert. (803) 356-4289
CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD: Columbia Choral Society Fall Concert, 4 p.m. Oct. 6, 1512 Blanding St. (803) 779-2960
FIRST NAZARETH BAPTIST CHURCH: Revival sing-out at 5 p.m. Sunday with revival worship at 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; 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
MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Gospel singing, 7 p.m. Oct. 5, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert. Featuring Oasis and The Bibletones. A love offering will be accepted. (803) 657-5996
NEW BEGINNING BAPTIST CHURCH: Free blood pressure screening, 10 a.m. Oct. 5 in the nurse’s office, 9601 Caughman Road. (803) 695-1195
SHANDON BAPTIST CHURCH: “God of All Glory” tour featuring Steve Green, Larnelle Harris, Twila Paris and Wayne Watson, 7 p.m. Sunday, 5250 Forest Drive. Tickets are $25. (803) 782-1300
STEDFAST CHRISTIAN CENTER: Community Feeding, noon-2 p.m. today, 5200 Fairfield Road. Anyone who desires a free meal is invited. (803) 786-9129
UNITY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Second annual “100 Men in Black” empowerment event with guest speaker Rev. Dr. Desmond Sumter, 4 p.m. Sunday, 110 Greenlake Drive, Hopkins. (803) 776-5266
ZION CHAPEL BAPTIST CHURCH NO. 1: Friends and Family Day program, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, 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 email@example.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.