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• Men's breakfast, 8 a.m. Sunday.
• Bible school, 6 p.m. Friday, July 18; 9 a.m. Saturday, July 19; and 9:30 a.m. Sunday, July 20.
• Mature Years, 11 a.m. Monday, July 21.
• AA meetings are held at 8 p.m. Wednesdays in the fellowship hall.
Blackstock First Baptist
• Deacons' meeting, 4:30 p.m. Sunday.
• Family Night with all missions meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday.
• Worship in song, 7 p.m. Sunday, July 13.
• Senior adults meet at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 15.
• Men's Ministry at Calvary Baptist, 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, at Calvary Baptist. Prayer at 6:15 p.m.
• Haiti mission trip, July 16-23.
Branded 4 Life Cowboy Church
One-day vacation Bible school, 9 a.m. Saturday, July 12. Lunch and snack provided. All ages welcome. Church is at 1777 Old Mill Road, Richburg.
Calvary Baptist Church
• Deadline for Grace Scholarship applications, Sunday.
• Bailey Pierce will be commissioned Sunday as she leaves for a mission trip to Guatemala.
• Church Council meeting at the parsonage, 3 p.m.
• Worship at Chester Active Day Care, 10 a.m. Thursday.
• Calvary will host Chester Baptist Association's Men's Ministry meeting, Tuesday, July 15.
Capers Chapel UMC
• The Rev. Paige Wheeler is new pastor.
• Council on Ministries meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesday followed by Administrative Board at 7 p.m.
Appalachia mission trip, July 5-11.
Chester First Baptist
• Local mission event, July 6-11.
• Registrations taken for four-year-old kindergarten. Call 377-7187.
Chestnut Grove AME Zion
New ladies' shoes for $10 or less per pair on Sundays, July 6 and 13, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by the trustees. All ladies welcome.
Cool Branch Baptist
• No Family Night for July.
• Homecoming with the Rev. Ted Hodges, Sunday, July 20. Meal afterward, all welcome.
• Revival, 7 p.m. Monday, July 21, with the Rev. Mike Shaffer. All welcome.
Faith and Love Christian Center
Summer Enrichment Program, 3:30 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday utilizing skills of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). For grades three through eight. Visit www.faithandlove.info/summerenrichment.html.
First Baptist Church of Richburg
Vacation Bible school, Aug. 3-7. All invited. Church is at 165 Main St., Richburg.
First Church of the Nazarene
The church will send a number of children to summer church camp this year. To help a child attend camp, call Pastor Porter at 899-2455 or Steve Fairfax at 581-1503.
First Free Will Baptist
Vacation Bible school, 6 to 8 p.m. nightly July 14-18. with registration at 5:30 p.m.
Gethsemene Baptist Church
Youth revival, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 19, with Minister DeJenique Hill of Hassian Hill Baptist, Blair, and 10 a.m. Sunday, July 20, with the Rev. Daryel Sanders of New High Baptist, Gastonia.
Vacation Bible school, "Christ-like Hands," 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 7-12.
• Special July 4 service, 11 a.m. Sunday.
• Needed food pantry item is Ragu sauce. Last week was English peas.
• Place information for Sunday bulletins on office desk by Thursday of each week.
• Haiti Mission Team leaves this month.
New Hope UMC
• The Rev. Paige Wheeler is the new pastor.
• Council on Ministries meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 16. Administrative Board at 7:30 p.m.
• Men's Ministries breakfast, Saturday, July 12.
• Associational Men's Ministry meeting at Calvary Baptist, Tuesday, July 15.
• Visit to Chester Active Day Center, Thursday, July 17.
WMU collecting canned goods for the pantry.
• Purity Playschool taking applications for two- and three-year-old classes for the 2014-2015 school year. Space is limited, call 377-8175.
• The Bible in 90 days, 9:45 a.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday.
• Boy Scout Sunday, 3:30 p.m.
Red Hill Baptist Church in Leeds
Vacation Bible school, "Fun Time Falls," 7 to 9 p.m. July 7-11. All invited.
Second Wilson Baptist Church
Annual revival begins at 11 a.m. Sunday. Services at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. daily.
Joshua Tent Ministries (Thomas Currence) will hold a tent service at 7 p.m. nightly until further notice beside the old Finley School in East Chester. Everyone welcome to bring the sick, lame and the lost. Donations welcome. Call 374-4466 or 389-7264.
True Gospel Church of God in Christ
Crazy Faith Youth Conference 2014, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 19. The Rev. Samuel L. Kelly of New Birth Church, Great Falls, will speak. Praise, worship, workshops, prizes, activities and lunch, everything free. Bring largest youth group and win $50. Church is at 552 Ashford Road.
West Side Baptist
• Mission Ministries, 6 p.m. Sunday. Business meeting at 6:45 p.m.
• Seniors meeting at Cyclone Restaurant, 11 a.m. Monday.
• R.E.A.C.H. "E" Team, 7 p.m. Tuesday.
• Prayer breakfast, 8 a.m. Wednesday. AWANA Lite and prayer meeting, 7 p.m.
• Fourth of July lunch follows morning services Sunday.
• Polly Moore will be entertaining as Minnie Pearl on Sunday, July 13. Homemade ice cream afterward in the fellowship hall.
• Food Pantry item is saltine crackers.
Zion Pilgrim Baptist
Lunch & Learn Program, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Aug. 8 for ages five to 18. Free program with free lunch, reading, writing, math and field trips. Transportation available. Call Pamela Thompson at 864-545-6525. Church is at 3030 Pinckney Road.