CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Corner of S.C. 544 and Singleton Ridge Road, Conway, Martha’s Circle holds annual arts/craft fair from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the church parking lot. Call 234-0498 or 347-4088.
GLENNS BAY BAPTIST CHURCH
1835 Glenns Bay Road, Surfside Beach, holds Clothes Closet ministry from 8 a.m.-noon the second Saturday of every month for anyone who is in need of clothing. This is open to all and is free. Call 650-4481.
SUPPLY BAPTIST CHURCH
88 Ocean Highway E., Supply, N.C, hosts a yard sale from 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
CHESTERFIELD MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
8591 S.C. 90, Longs, hosts youth pastor Rev. Wallace Evans Jr. anniversary celebration at 4 p.m. with guest speaker Rev. Robert Gabriel, of Jerusalem Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Conway. Call 399-6421.
HOLY LAMB LUTHERAN CHURCH
2514 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach, holds its fourth annual pumpkin patch from noon-7 p.m. through Oct. 31. Call 236-1344.
KING OF GLORY LUTHERAN CHURCH
805 11th Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, hosts workshop by Thrivent Financial on “Real Money Talk for Women” at 1 p.m. Call Bill Steele at 650-2958 to register.
LAKE SWAMP BAPTIST CHURCH
S.C. 917, Loris, hosts homecoming at 10 a.m. with guest speaker Rev. Billy Graham and special music by The Red White Family. Lunch served. Everyone invited. Call 756-6800.
SALEM BAPTIST CHURCH
4008 Salem Road, Aynor, celebrates 200 years at 9:30 a.m. with Sunday school and 10:30 worship service with Rev. Ray Lundy and dinner on the grounds after service with bluegrass music by the Willing Hearts, fun and games for all ages. Call 358-3985.
SOCASTEE FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER
3911 Socastee Blvd., Myrtle Beach, celebrates 75 years with homecoming at 10 a.m. with Rev. Dean Morgan as the visiting minister. Please come and worship with us on this special occasion.
SPIRIT-FILLED AMBASSADORS FOR CHRIST MINISTRIES
6 Maple St., Andrews, cordially invites you and your congregation to help celebrate Pastor Deshawn & Evangelist Debra Rouse Pastoral Anniversary 2012 at 5 p.m. Pastor Gloria Bar of Abundant Harvest from Georgetown is guest pastor. Call 359-6682 or 264-8860.
65th Avenue North and Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, hosts “Elijah: An Interfaith Study Through Music and Scripture” six Sunday afternoons from 4-5:15 p.m. Temple Emanu-EL will host Session 5 “Elijah’s ascent to heaven in the fiery chariot” on Oct. 21 from 4- 5:15 p.m. The study leader will be Rabbi Avi Perets.
ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH
2080 Highway 129, Galivants Ferry, hosts men’s ministry Bible study and fellowship at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday mornings. Call 358-6390.
HOLY LAMB LUTHERAN CHURCH PRESCHOOL
2514 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach, holds an eat-in or take-out barbecue dinner from 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 16. Adult meal $7.50, child’s meal $3.50. Proceeds benefit the preschool. Deliveries available to area businesses. To preorder, call 236-9645.
NEW LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH
holds Prayer Shawl Ministry every Wednesday from 10 a.m.-noon and every fourth Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. at Atlanta Bread Co., 106 Old Sayebrook Parkway, Myrtle Beach. Call Pastor Mark Schimmel at 685-8301 or email email@example.com.
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST GREEK ORTHODOX
3301 33rd Ave. extension, Myrtle Beach, holds barbecue lunch from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Curbside pick up at church hall; delivery available. Tickets $10 each and are available from MBWC members or call 450-5689.
406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, holds class in advanced Hebrew from 11 a.m.-noon; an adult education class from 2-3 p.m. on Oct. 24 and 31, in the Rosen Center and Hebrew School from 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays through October 31.
THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH
1226 Burcale Road, Myrtle Beach, hosts Anchor Homeschool for “The Overcomers Seminar” at 1 p.m. Guest speaker is Skeet Savavge, a veteran homeschool mother of six, this seminar is open to anyone in need of a lift. Call 213-9015 to RSVP or if you would like to volunteer to bring finger food to share, help serve or help in the nursery.
LITTLE RIVER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
1629 U.S. 17, Little River, holds third annual fall festival from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 20 with barbecue dinner from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 249-2329.
7TH ANNUAL GAITHER FEST MUSIC SPECTACULAR
presents Bill and Gloria Gaither and talented friends taking the stage at 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Oct. 20 at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, 2101 N. Oak St. Tickets may be purchased by calling 1-800-406-4224 or visit www.gaither.com.
THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION
8901 U.S. 17 Bypass, Surfside Beach, holds New Beginnings free food distribution, social services assistance, play area for children, and free lunch served, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 20. Call 215-4500 or visit www.resurrectionsurfside.org.
HOLY LAMB LUTHERAN CHURCH
2541 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach, holds fourth annual family fun fest 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 20 (rain date Oct. 27). Kids receive a mini pumpkin, face painting, temporary tattoos, inflatable slide fun, make ’n take arts and crafts, and event photo with frame all free of charge (while quantities last) plus refreshments and a craft/bake sale are available for purchase. Call 236-1344.
406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, hosts the Fifth Session of the Elijah Study from 4-5:15 p.m. on Oct. 21, at Temple Emanu-EL with Rabbi Avi Perets leading the study .
ST. BRENDAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
5101 Ocean Highway W., Shallotte, N.C., Our Lady of the Rosary Knights of Columbus Council 9039 sponsors Red Cross blood drive, from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oct. 23, in a mobile facility in the church parking lot. Call Larry Bates at 910-579-5754 for an appointment; walk-ins accepted.
PRECIOUS BLOOD OF CHRIST CHURCH
1633 Waverly Road, Pawleys Island, holds an arts and crafts festival from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 26; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 27; and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 28. Approximately 60 vendors, lunch kitchen, bake and casserole sale, and a gently used book sale. Everyone is invited. Call 979-1317.
ST. MICHAEL CATHOLIC SCHOOL
holds annual harvest festival from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 27, at Valor Memorial Garden, The Market Common, Myrtle Beach. The event is open to the public and provides fun for all ages. The festival features live entertainment, crafters, food, games and activities, inflatables, face painting and more. Proceeds benefit St. Michael Catholic School. Visit www.chompy.my-pta.org or call 651-6795.
NORTH CONWAY BAPTIST CHURCH
1608 Sessions St., Conway, (behind The Freeze) holds fall festival from 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 28, various activities such as the cake walk, a petting zoo, pony rides and trunk-or-treat, and games. Kids are also encouraged to dress in church-friendly costumes (no witches or demons.) Call 248-4922.
406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, holds Session 6 at 4 p.m. on Oct. 28 when Carolina Master Chorale and The Long Bay Symphony present Felix Mendelssohn’s “Elijah” at Myrtle Beach High School Auditorium. Call 446-1060.
KEMPER BAPTIST CHURCH,
731 Kemper Church Road, Lakeview, holds SeraphSong concert (Singing Women of South Carolina) at 5 p.m. Nov. 3. The concert is free. Call Jean Smith 759-2749.
CAROLINA BAYS COMMUNITY CHURCH
North Myrtle Beach Middle School auditorium, S.C. 90, holds Orphan Sunday with guest speaker Dr. Dan Grider from 11 a.m.-noon Nov. 4. CBCC will be collecting winter hats, scarves, mittens and thick socks for orphans in Eastern Europe who are living in poverty-stricken orphanages and exposed to bitter cold winters.
OCEAN DRIVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
410 Sixth Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach, hosts Prime Time 55+ Senior’s Ministry at 2 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, in the Lyerly Family Life Center. Call 249-2312 to register or visit www.oceandrivechurch.org.
THE OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA
1100 Eighth Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, hosts crafters and quilters presenting “Crafting by the Sea” from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. on Nov. 9, and from 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m. on Nov. 10 and from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Nov. 11, at the parish center. Christmas and other handcrafted gift items, hostess and teacher gifts, wooden, floral and quilted items, children and baby items, religious articles and Dollar Items. Eat-in hamburgers, hot dogs and homemade chili. Take-out cabbage rolls, homemade chili and meatballs with tomato sauce. Call 249-2356.
SEASIDE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
1300 Seaside Road SW, Sunset Beach, N.C., holds hunger banquet to bring awareness to the homeless and economically challenged at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 10 sponsored by The Brunswick County Homeless Coalition who partners with ministries, churches, nonprofit organizations and concerned citizens. Email BCHCRT@gmail.com or visit www.brunswickcountyhomelesscoalation.com
TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
704 14th Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach, holds fall yard sale from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 10 (rain date Nov. 17) to be held in the rear parking lot of the church. Spaces are available for rent. Proceeds benefit Armed Services Assistance Program. Call 361-0254.
Compiled by Lisa Urban, 626-0300 or firstname.lastname@example.org