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 AME ZION CHURCH: Community Thanksgiving worship service and installation of officers, 4 p.m. Sunday, 1136 Antioch AMEZ Church Road, Eastover. (803) 353-7143
CHAPPELLE MEMORIAL AME CHURCH: Thanksgiving community dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at 1101 Pine St. Free meal for anyone in need. (803) 254-7911
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FIRST NAZARETH BAPTIST CHURCH: Farmers Market in the Millwood parking lot across from the church, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 22, 2351 Gervais St. Senior vouchers and SNAP/EBT accepted. Local farmers and community gardeners are encouraged to participate; call the church if interested. (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
LEXINGTON CHURCH OF GOD: The Shirey’s will be performing at 6 p.m. Saturday at 1228 South Lake Drive, Lexington. (803) 957-6675
STEDFAST CHRISTIAN CENTER: Thanksgiving dinner, noon-2 p.m. Saturday, 5200 Fairfield Road. Free meal for family and friends. (803) 786-9129
THE TEMPLE OF GOD A.M.E. ZION CHURCH: Welcome program for new pastor, Iris Kennedy, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 2226 Julius Felder Road, Cayce. (803) 939-7010
ZION BAPTIST CHURCH: Appointment and installation of church mothers, 3 p.m. Sunday, 801 Washington St. (803) 738-0865