Faith events in and around Columbia, Feb. 8 and beyond

February 7, 2014 

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.

THREE RABBI PANEL: Rabbis Jonathan Case (Conservative), Hesh Epstein (Chabad) and Daniel Sherman (Reform) will participate in a discussion entitled “Keeping the Faith,” 6 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Capstone Building, Carolina Room, 17th Floor, 902 Barnwell St. Light refreshments provided.

CHAPPELLE MEMORIAL AME CHURCH: Founder’s Day Celebration, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, 1101 Pine St. Interim Allen University president Dr. Lady June Cole will speak and the Allen University choir will perform. (803) 254-7911

MOUNT PILGRIM BAPTIST CHURCH: The Empowering Ministries Clothing Bank offers free, gently used clothing to the community every second Saturday monthly from 9-10:30 a.m., 1341 McCords Ferry Road, Lugoff. (803) 736-1175

NORTHEAST WESLEYAN CHURCH: Monthly singing featuring the Royalheirs from Lugoff, 6 p.m. Saturday, 192 Sloan Road. A love offering will be taken. (803) 920-5476

NORTHMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Men’s Day Celebration featuring guest speaker Rev. Dr. Greg B. Jones, 10 a.m. Sunday, 6717 David St. (803) 754-1812

UNION BAPTIST CHURCH: Solo and duo vocal music featuring Thabang Masango and Bongani Ndhlalane of South Africa, accompanied by Michael Felton, 4 p.m. Sunday, 1800 Germany St. (803) 256-6903

WESLEY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Black History Program, 6 p.m. Feb. 15; African-American Attire Day, 6 p.m. Feb. 17, 1725 Gervais St. (803) 799-1426

YELLOW ROCK HALL: The Ken Clubb Singers and Heritage Quartet in concert, 7 p.m. Saturday, 2211 Platt Springs Road, West Columbia. A donation will be taken. (803) 796-0682

ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH: Prepare/Enrich Training and Certification for pastors and counselors, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 28, 226 Corley Mill Road, Lexington. Participants will learn to administer and interpret pre-marriage and post-marriage inventories, which assess a couple’s relationship. Dr. Bill Mitcham will lead the training. (803) 210-9197; bmitcham@bellsouth.net

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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