Welcome Reception for Pastor Julie and Family

You are invited to a Welcome Reception for our new pastor Julie Songer Belman and family on August 12 at 5:00 p.m. in the PAB!  We are requesting the congregation bring a covered dish.  The church is furnishing fried chicken.  For more information, please contact Mike Hellams (803-319-8171).

School Supply Drive for Epworth Children’s Home

We will be collecting items until Sunday, August 12 for Epworth.  A list of items, along with collection baskets, is located in the PAB, Narthex, and Educational Building.  Contact Martie Walker for any questions (803-212-8256).

Blessing of the Bookbags/School Supplies and Bible Presentation

ALL students and teachers are invited to bring their book bags, lunch boxes, and any other school bags this Sunday, August 12 for a special blessing in both worship services.  Each family is asked to bring a picture of your child to display on the altar for worship.  We will also have a blessing over the collected school supplies for Epworth.  During this time, we will also present our 3rd graders with a Bible from the church.  If you have a rising 3rd grader, please contact Jason Barrs (803-318-6061).

PEEPS (Positive Elementary Experiences Praising our Savior)

For children in 1st – 5th grade will meet Sunday, August 19 from 4:30-6:00 p.m., for a Back to School party.

Sanctuary Flowers

This weeks flowers on the altar are given to the Glory of God and in honor of the 20th Anniversary of John & Marian Scullion.