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• Bible study, 2 p.m. Wednesday. Choir practice at 6:30 p.m.
• AA meetings are held at 8 p.m. Wednesdays in the fellowship hall.
Battered But Not Broken Ministries
Battered But Not Broken Ministry is always in need of donations. Checks may be made out to Battered But Not Broken Ministry and mailed to P.O. Box 213, Chester. The group's mission is to assist families and ex-offenders rebuild their lives in the community while re-establishing homes and helping fight drug and alcohol abuse, crime and violence. Call LeTanya Hall at 385-2290 or visit www.batteredbutnotbrokenministries.org.
• Tuesday Bible study group, 11 a.m. Tuesdays in the Book of Job.
• CrossRoads program, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Covered dish meal at 6 p.m., Bible study on James at 6:45 p.m. and Chancel Choir practice at 7:30 p.m.
Black Rock Baptist
Watch Night service in conjunction with Love and Charity Baptist and Mount Pleasant Baptist, 10 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Pleasant Baptist, 245 North Main St., Richburg. All welcome.
Branded 4 Life Cowboy Church
Singing and worship, 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at 1777 Old Mill Road, Richburg. All welcome.
Calvary Baptist, Calvary Church Road
Capers Chapel UMC
• Fifth Sunday night singing, 6 p.m. Sunday at Capers Chapel UMC.
• Council on Ministries meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7. Administrative Board meets at 7 p.m.
Presbyterian Women presented their annual birthday and Christmas program to Chester Regional Nursing Center residents at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17. Seven birthday recipients got shopping bags of goodies. All residents received small bags that included socks and toiletries. Refreshments followed. Present from Carmel were Elder Mary Y. Murdock, president; Eugenia White, Dorothy White and Dr. W.T. Holmes, pastor.
Cedar Rock Baptist
Church celebration, Sunday. Sunday school at 10:30 a.m., service at 11:30 a.m. The Rev. Johnny L. Morgan will speak.
• Winter Psalm singing at Hopewell ARP, 5 p.m. Sunday.
• Bible study, 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Barron Room.
• Mid-week meals and activities, Wednesday. Meal at 6 p.m., children/youth activities and mid-week Bible study at 6:45 p.m. and Sanctuary Choir rehearsal at 7:30 p.m.
• Men's Bible study/prayer, 7 a.m. Friday in the Barron Room.
Chester First Baptist
• Deacon ordination for Rick Brawley and Eric Holley, Sunday, Jan. 5.
• Palmetto Village sing-along, 3 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 6 and 20.
• Men's work night, 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13.
Chester Second Baptist
No Wednesday evening services Jan. 1.
Christian Motorcycle Association
The Warriors of Fire Rock Hill Chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association meets at 9 a.m. the second Saturday of each month at Golden Corral in Rock Hill. For details visit www.cmausa.org.
Cool Branch Baptist
Lottie Moon Christmas offering taken throughout December.
Eternal Rock Church
Prayer and Bible study, 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Teenage Bible class, 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Refreshments served. Prayer, 9 to 11 p.m. Friday.
Faith and Love Christian Center
Afterschool program, 3 to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Teaching, homework help. For information on prices call Wylie Frederick at 377-8302 or Debbie Brown at 519-8734.
First Baptist of Lowrys
• No AWANAs through Jan. 1.
• Bible study and youth Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday.
First Church of the Nazarene
Soul'd Out Quartet will sing at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4. No ticket sales but love offering will be received. Doors open at 6 p.m. All welcome.
Watch Night service, 10 p.m. on Tuesday. Fellowship includes Sandy River Baptist, Old Wilson Baptist and Zion Pilgrim Baptist. Speaker will be the Rev. Keith Taylor of Sandy River Baptist.
Great Falls Youth Community Choir
Great Falls Youth Community Choir and Evangelist Mary Talford will hold a New Year's Eve Youth Gospel Explosion from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Right Direction Church, located beside Farmer's Furniture in Renaissance Square. The first 25 youth receive gift cards. Minister Trey Kelly, 16, will speak. All welcome.
Harvest Time Ministries
Time For The Truth can be heard from 9 to 10 a.m. Sundays on WRBK 90.3. Call 209-9381 or 519-9799 for details.
• Sunday school, 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship at 11 a.m. on "The Unveiling of the Book of Revelations."
• Fifth Sunday night community singing at Capers Chapel, 6 p.m. Sunday.
• Lottie Moon Mission March, Sunday. Goal is $700.
• Needed food pantry item is tea. Last week was canned soup.
• All Sunday night services are changed to 6 p.m.
• Wednesday night – Happy New Year.
Metropolitan AME Zion
Prayer at 6 p.m. and Bible study at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Mount Moriah Baptist
Food pantry is open the third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon. Proof of address and a picture ID are required. Call 377-3495.
Mount Olive Baptist
Watch Night services, 7 p.m. Tuesday. All invited. Church is at 176 Center St.
Mount Olive Baptist, Fairfield
Watch Night service, 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. All invited.
New Hope UMC
Fifth Sunday night singing, 6 p.m. Sunday at Capers Chapel UMC.
New Vision Ministries
Annual women's conference, "By Divine Design," has been rescheduled for March 21-22 at The Gateway Conference Center, Richburg. Details to follow. Church is at 222 West Elliott St.
• Watch Night, 10 p.m. Tuesday. All welcome.
• Prayer, 6:30 p.m. Monday. Bible classes, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
• Health checks available through Billy Murphy Foundation, 144 Center St. Call 374-4216 or 385-2878 for appointments. Lines are open for prayer. Call 581-0004.
Non-perishable items needed for food bank.
Pine Grove Baptist
Intercessory prayer, 6:15 p.m. Wednesday followed by Bible study at 7 p.m.
Office closed Wednesday.
Radical For Christ
Intercessory prayer, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday. Bible study, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Wednesday Bible study from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. starts Jan. 8. Services at 217 Columbia St. (Love Presbyterian Church). All welcome. Call Pastor Bessie B. Curbeam at 581-4709.
Rehoboth AME Zion
Prayer and Bible study, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Repairer of the Breach Evangelistic Ministry
Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday at Brooklyn Center, 331 Ashford St.
Seed of Blessings Ministry Revival Center
Revival Thursday at 7 p.m. with Evangelist A.L. Hensley. Simple gospel and prayers for sick and afflicted. All welcome. Church is at 2738 Catawba River Road, Fort Lawn. Call 370-2147.
Together As One
• Joy Night, Sunday.
• Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday.
True Gospel Church of God in Christ
• Play, "I'd Rather Fight Than Switch," 5 p.m. Sunday. All welcome. Free admission.
• Watch Night service, 10 p.m. Tuesday. Fireworks show afterward.
• Youth Extravaganza of Praise, 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18. Church is at 552 Ashford Road.
United Pentecostal Church
Bible study, 7:30 p.m. Fridays at the Chester YMCA. Call David Hinton at 385-6848. All welcome.
West Chester Baptist
• Lord's supper and fifth Sunday night singing, Sunday.
• Feed My Sheep Ministry has passed 100 deliveries of soup and contacts. See Kathy Wyatt for the next delivery and to find out how to participate.
• Prayer Team meets at 6 p.m. Tuesdays. All welcome.
• No Wednesday evening services Jan. 1.
• Revival/evangelism outreach is in the planning stages for March 9-12 in partnership with the State Baptist Convention and Southwestern Theological Seminary. Details to follow.
• Collecting for Lottie Moon offering through Sunday.
• Capers Chapel will host the fifth Sunday night singing, 6 p.m. Sunday. Fingers foods to follow.
• Food pantry item is cereals.
• Children to Hollywild Animal Park, 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $6 per person.
Scripture calendars available for $6. See Tammy Gibson for details.