RELIGION DIGEST: Dec. 3

-- Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 418 Marion Ave., features the Rev. Roosevelt Brooks at December services (note correction). -- Greenwood Lutheran Church, 516 E. Laurel Ave., four weeks of Adve ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Nov. 26

-- Trip to Holy Land and Jordan, 11 days, departing Nov. 2017 from Charlotte, N.C., hosted by Pastor Alvin Hodges. For information, call 864-223-6886 or email alvin@ricembc.org. -- Pine Pleasant Bapti ...

Shoebox gifts going to children around world

In the Lakelands, hundreds of empty shoeboxes are being filled with gifts, to send to children in need around the globe, during Operation Christmas Child's National Collection Week. Boxes will continu ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Nov. 19

-- Trip to Holy Land and Jordan, 11 days, departing Nov. 2017 from Charlotte, N.C., hosted by Pastor Alvin Hodges. For information, call 864-223-6886 or email alvin@ricembc.org. -- Abbeville-Greenwood ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Nov. 12

-- Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, several local locations will serve as collection sites for contributions to shoebox gifts during National Collection Week, Nov. 14-21. The items - ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Nov. 5

-- Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child, several local locations will serve as collection sites for contributions to shoebox gifts during National Collection Week, Nov. 14-21. The items - ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Oct. 29

-- Pine Grove AME Church, Highway 178, Hodges, Harvest Festival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday: free games, rides, bounce houses, food, live entertainment. Also, on-site Wal-Mart flu shot clinic and vendor ...

HospiceCare chaplain says it goes both ways

HospiceCare of the Piedmont chaplain Deloris Rapp reaches out to people at some of their most emotionally vulnerable moments.  She ministers to hospice patients receiving care, offering to pray ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Oct. 22

-- Calvary Grove Baptist Church, hosts Prayer Conference concludes 9 a.m. Saturday. Speaker: Co-Pastor Betty Jo Duncan, of Life Ministries. Theme: Restoring the Foundations Through Prayer.-- Harr ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Oct. 16

-- Walnut Grove Baptist Church, 230 Morgan Road in Hodges, 8-10 a.m. Saturday, hosts Community Drive-through in the parking lot: doughnuts, coffee, and/or water will be given away. -- Fellow ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Oct. 1

-- Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 418 Marion Ave., featured speaker for October is the Rev. Mark Sheard.-- Pleasant Lane Missionary Baptist Church, 12 Peterson Lane, Edgefield, celebrates13 ...

RELIGION DIGEST: Sept. 24

The Place of New Opportunity Church, 1103 S. Main St., sponsors Yard Sale, beginning 10 a.m. Saturday. A Dinner Sale, benefit for Daphine Boyd, will be at Mr. Chip Store across the street. Various pla ...

Path to ministry with a twist

Todd McCoy describes himself as an unlikely pastor.The 47-year-old reverend said when he entered college, he thought about a career as a teacher but ended up working in real estate before church ...