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First Posted: 4:52 am - December 5th, 2015

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Dec. 6

3 p.m.: Weeping Mary Baptist Church in White Oaks hosts an ordination service for Evangelist Mary Talford. The speaker will be William Abell, pastor of Morris Creek Baptist Church in Winnsboro.

3 p.m.: Bethel ARP Church on East Washington Street in Winnsboro presents The Messiah.

Dec. 12

10 a.m.-1 p.m.: Lake Wateree Presbyterian Church, 3257 Old Windmill Road in Ridgeway, wraps Christmas presents. Donations will benefit the church’s Blanket Ministry.

3 p.m.: Mt. Visit A.M.E. Zion Church in Blackstock holds a benefit program for Herb and Isabelle Woodard Meadows.

Dec. 19

3:30 p.m.: Lake Wateree Presbyterian Church, 3257 Old Windmill Road in Ridgeway, presents a live Christmas Nativity. Other showings are at 4 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Dec. 24

4 p.m.: Lake Wateree Presbyterian Church, 3257 Old Windmill Road in Ridgeway, presents a live Christmas Nativity.


Cedar Creek Baptist Church is selling copies of its cookbook “From Our Kitchen to Yours” for $20 each. Contact Donna Wright at 735-8109 for more information.

Ongoing Events

Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church holds a Midday Bible Study from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Tuesday. The public is invited to attend.

St. Peter Community Church is providing a free tutoring service at 4783 Clark Bridge Road in Blair from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. each Tuesday. Pastor Jonathan Bell Sr. is the tutor. Call 803-345-0260 for more information.

AWANA meets from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sundays for children ages three through ninth grade. A 6 p.m. worship service is held for parents of AWANA kids. Wednesday prayer meeting is from 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. and choir rehearsal follows at 7 p.m. Stephen Greene has mission groups for children, youth, women and men and also has a puppetry ministry. For more information call 803-635-3228.

Prayers for Fairfield County invites everyone to pray for Fairfield County and its citizens. Meetings are monthly. Call 803-338-8026 or send an email to revlisa4him@yahoo.com for more information or to become involved.

Church Services/Bible Study

Good Hope Baptist Church, 2960 Hope Road, holds Bible study each Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon.

Greater Faith Temple Church, 456 Cherry Road, holds Bible study at 7 p.m. each Wednesday, Sunday School at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday worship at noon.

Mt. Moriah Baptist Church on S.C. 215 South in Jenkinsville holds Sunday School at 10 a.m. and Sunday worship at 11 a.m. Call 803-345-0203 for more information.

St. Mark Baptist Church, 4118 S.C. 34 in Ridgeway, holds midday Bible study from noon to 1:30 p.m. each Wednesday.

Saint Peter Community Church, 4783 Clark Bridge Road in Blair, holds Sunday School at 10 a.m. and worship services at 11 a.m. every Sunday. For more information call 803-345-0260.

Greater St. John holds Sunday School every Sunday at 8:45 am. Bible Study is held every Wednesday night 7:00 pm. Rev. Jess Peay, Pastor.

The Herald Independent publishes notices of local interest from area churches. Items can be submitted in writing to The Herald Independent, P.O. Box 90, Winnsboro, S.C. 29180; by fax to 635-2948; by email to WBHnews@civitasmedia.com; or in person at 127 N. Congress St. Items can include revivals, special speakers, musical groups, bake sales, etc., and will run on a space available basis. Call 803-635-4016 for more information.



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