11 a.m.: St. Peter Community Church, 4783 Clark Bridge Road in Blair, holds a Community Dinner. The dinner is free. The community is invited.
6 p.m.: Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 2508 Campwelfare Road, hosts a Christmas concert. This program is free. The public is invited to attend.
9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Golden Rock Missionary Department sponsors a give a way. Contact Missionary Iola Nelson for more information.
6 p.m.: Stephen Greene Baptist Church presents the new Christmas Musical, Bethlehem Morning. The 20-plus voice choir will be accompanied by a full color DVD projection on a large screen.
Dec. 16 - Dec. 18
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.: First Baptist Church presents its Outdoor Live Nativity.
9 a.m.: Golden Rock Fellowship Church 46 Shrine Circle in Winnsboro holds a Family and Friends Day. Brunch will be served.
St. John A.M.E. Church, 2740 Old Camden Road, holds a winter revival at 7 p.m. Dec. 20 themed “Turning up the Heat” with guest revivalists the Rev. Jonathan Bell Sr. of St. Peter Community Church and the Rev. Glenn Thomas of Good Hope Baptist Church.
The Children’s Ministry of Lake Wateree Baptist Church, 5856 River Road in Ridgeway, features Kids Night Out from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. the second Friday of each month. Children ages 5 to 11 are invited. A light supper is served at 7 p.m. Games, Bible stories, crafts and other fun things are featured. Contact Brenda and Roy Steele at 803-337-2838 or 337-3805 for more information.
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. The tutor will be Pastor Jonathan Bell Sr. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to become involved.
Church Services/Bible Study
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.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 207 N. Garden St. in Winnsboro, has Bible study at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. Call 803-635-3142 for more information.
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.
Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, 2092 Longtown Road in Ridgeway, holds Sunday School at 9 a.m. and Sunday worship at 10 a.m. each Sunday. The church has mid day Bible study at 11:30 a.m. each Wednesday and Bible study at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. New membership classes are also offered weekly.
Stephen Greene Baptist Church, 500 7th St. in Winnsboro, holds Sunday school at 10 a.m. with Bible study classes for all ages. Worship services follow at 11 a.m.
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.
Victory Temple Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ, 370 Golf Course Road in Winnsboro, holds worship services at 11 a.m and 6 p.m. on Sundays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. For more information call 803-815-0119.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 207 N. Garden St. in Winnsboro, has Sunday School at 8:30 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. on the first through third Sundays. On the fourth and fifth Sunday of the month there will be no Sunday School and worship service will be held at 8:30 a.m. For more information call 803-635-3142.
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; 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 635-4016 for more information.