Matters of faith


GOOD SHEPHERD HOLINESS CHURCH: Car wash for Haiti, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 13, 6824 Cabin Creek Road, Hopkins. All proceeds benefit the Haiti Relief Fund. (803) 776-1309

NORTHEAST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Collecting health kits for distribution to earthquake victims in Haiti, 4000 Hard Scrabble Road. Each kit costs $12 to assemble. For a complete list of items to include in kits call (803) 736-6386 or visit www.neumc.com.

NORTHSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH: "Audio Unplugged" featuring Mark Stuart and Will McGinniss from Audio Adrenaline in concert along with the Know Hope Collective, 6:30 p.m. tonight, 1303 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia. Hear stories and first-hand accounts of the Hands and Feet orphanage in Haiti and find out how you can help. Advance tickets: $8. At the door: $10. Also available at www.itickets.com, the Family Christian Store in Harbison and at the church. (803) 796-9786; www.northsidebaptist.org

ZION PILGRAM BAPTIST CHURCH: Wateree Baptist Association Upper Division's fundraiser program for Haiti, 3 p.m. Sunday, 258 Old Bluff Road, Hopkins. All proceeds will be sent to Haiti. (803) 609-0504


BISHOPS' MEMORIAL A.M.E. CHURCH: Annual prayer breakfast, 9 a.m. today, $12 donation; Women's missionary society annual winter revival, 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 2221 Washington St. (803) 254-6686

BROOKLAND BAPTIST BANQUET AND CONFERENCE CENTER: Mayors' Prayer Breakfast - A celebration of Christian unity, 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia. Featured speaker: Al Walker; master of ceremonies: Joe Pinner. Tickets: $20; available at the West Metro Chamber of Commerce. (803) 794-6504

EBENEZER LUTHERAN CHURCH: Quiet communion, 7:15 a.m. Wednesdays in the chapel; healing service, 6:30 p.m. third Thursday of the month, in the sanctuary; 1301 Richland St. (803) 765-9430; www.ebenezerlutheran.org

FIRST CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH: Tom Thumb Wedding and fundraiser, 4 p.m. Feb. 13, 1401 Pine St. $5 donation per ticket. (803) 256-3670

GILL CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH: Senior Missionary Ministry's 41st Anniversary, 3 p.m. Sunday, 2116 Cushman Drive. (803) 754-6616; www.gillcreek.net

SALUDA RIVER BAPTIST CHURCH: Valentine Parent's Night Out, 5-10 p.m. Friday, 3459 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia. For children ages 3 and older. Food, games, crafts, movies and more. Helps support youth mission trip. Registration deadline: Wednesday. (803) 796-5583, 25; e-mail: gskinner4him@gmail.com; www.saludariverbc.com


CORNERSTONE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: "An Evening with Jean Claude Mille," 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 5637 Old Bush River Road. Executive chef at the Billy Graham Training Center in Asheville, N.C., Mille will prepare a gourmet dinner and give his testimony. $20. Call for reservations before Sunday. (803) 772-1000

EDMUND BAPTIST CHURCH: Sonrise in concert, 6 p.m. Sunday, 6256 Edmund Highway, Lexington. Love offerings accepted. (803) 553-3567

LITTLE ZION BAPTIST CHURCH: Behind the Music Youth Forum, 6 tonight, 8229 Winnsboro Road, Blythewood. Free. Featuring: Kenny Smith, Jae-O, Eternal Voices, Hakeem, Godchild, SGD Praise Dancers, Genesis Too and more. Also includes a discussion about hip hop, holy hip hop music and the effects on the youth of today with a panel of speakers. Moderator: Jamal Bates, of KISS 103.1. For more information, e-mail: behindthemusic1@gmail.com. (803) 786-6784

MIDLAND GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: Sonrise in concert, 7 tonight, 705 Martin Smith Road, Gilbert. Love offerings accepted. Food will be served. (803) 553-3567

PATRIOT HALL PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: The Kingdom Heirs in concert, 7 p.m. Thursday, 135 Haynsworth St., Sumter. Tickets: $20. In Columbia, available at Lifeway Bookstore and The Family Christian Store. In Sumter available at Standard Music Store2, Olive Tree Bookstore and First Southern Methodist Church in Sumter. Benefits the Southern Methodist Bible College. (803) 664-4226


BETH SHALOM SYNAGOGUE: "Tuesdays with Friends," 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through March 2, 5827 N. Trenholm Road. $4. Food, friends, music and education. (803) 782-2500

CHRISTIAN LIFE CHURCH: Divorce care for men and women, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays through April 13, free; workbook provided. Child care for ages 11 and younger provided with pre-registration. To register call (803) 606-2999 or e-mail divorcecare.shannon@mindspring.com; Cleansing Stream seminar, free orientation classes after the 9 and 11 a.m. services, Sunday and Feb. 14, classes, 11 a.m. or 6 p.m. Feb. 28 through May 30, $89; couples, $124. Child care for ages 11 and younger provided with pre-registration. To register call (803) 261-5639. 2700 Bush River Road. www.christianlifecolumbia.com

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH: Lunch and speaker series; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; lecture, 12:15-12:50 p.m. Wednesdays in Jackson Hall, 1324 Marion St. Soup and salad, $5; hot meal, $6. Free parking available. (803) 799-9062

GOOD SHEPHERD HOLINESS CHURCH: Winter clothes giveaway, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 13, 6824 Cabin Creek Road, Hopkins. For anyone in need of coats, sweaters, scarves, gloves, hats and blankets. (803) 776-1309

GRACE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: "Last Days of Jesus" Bible study, 7 p.m. Tuesdays through March 9, 410 Harbison Blvd. (803) 732-1899

MAIN STREET UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: "Faith in Your Health" 12-week weight loss challenge. Call to enroll. Must receive 25 participants to complete a class. Program will begin in February. Cash prizes. Entry fee: $39. 1830 Main St. Call (803) 776-2864 to reserve your spot. www.mainstumc.com

WESLEY MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Church women united of Columbia's Bible study program, 10:30 a.m. Friday, 2501 Heyward St. (803) 738-0865

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