Where we Worship in the Myrtle Beach area

November 16, 2012 

SATURDAY

MT. ZION AME CHURCH

S.C. 707, Burgess Community, invites your choir to render one selection at its harvest fest celebrating 128 years at 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 10 a.m. on Sunday. Call 446-7453.

OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY COUNCIL 9039 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS

Sponsors annual free throw contest, 9 a.m. at the Shallotte Middle School, 225 Village Road, Shallotte, N.C. Boys and girls ages 10 through 14 are invited to attend. Winners of each age group will continue on to the district and state levels at a later date. There will be certificates of participation and trophies upon completion of the competitions. Please bring proof of age. Call 910-287-1785 or 910-754-5705.

ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH

710 Main St., Conway, holds its eighth annual St. Nicholas Winterfest from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Jerry Cox Peanut Warehouse, Lower Warehouse, Sidewheeler Restaurant, Tractor Shed and Riverwalk. There will be arts, crafts, food, rides, petting zoo and inflatable amusement park. Funds raised will be used to assist the community’s less fortunate. Call 248-4706.

SWEETWATER BRANCH BAPTIST CHURCH

1436 S.C. 544, Conway, holds the third annual turkey shoot fundraiser at 10 a.m.$4 donation per shot. Call 241-5376.

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. Nov. 17 and Dec.15. Call 215-4500 or visit www.resurrectionsurfside.org.

UNITY CHRIST CHURCH

1270 Industrial Park Drive, Surfside Beach, hosts “Art with Heart” from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday. Start your shopping early for one-of-a kind gift ideas. Beverages and light snacks will be available for purchase. Call 238-8516 or email info@unitymyrtlebeach.org.

SUNDAY

CHRIST THE SERVANT LUTHERAN CHURCH

2105 U.S. 501, Conway, hosts its annual Thanksgiving dinner at 6 p.m. All are invited to attend. Call 347-4914.

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH

1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, hosts appreciation services at 5 p.m. with Elder James Rush and congregation Greater St. Peter Apostolic Faith Church. Call 527-4158.

HOPEWELL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

6882 Choppee Road, Georgetown, invites you to a service of praise and worship for the church anniversary at 10 a.m. Call 546-0810.

MONDAY

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH

1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, hosts a special Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Call 527-4158.

TUESDAY

BASIL HOPKO MISSION CHAPEL

3059 S.C. 90, Conway, celebrates Eastern Rite Catholic Liturgies at 5 p.m. on Tuesday and Dec. 5. Call 249-9502 or email donwjean@aol.com.

NEW LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH

7311 S.C. 544, Myrtle Beach (just past the S.C. 31 overpass), hosts a community Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Please bring a non-perishable food offering for local food pantries. Call 685-8301.

WEDNESDAY

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH

1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, holds family Bible class at 7 p.m. Call 527-4158.

HOLY LAMB LUTHERAN CHURCH

2541 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach, celebrates Thanksgiving with a brief Vespers service at 7 p.m. Call 236-1344.

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 pastor@newlifesc.com.

THURSDAY

CHERRY HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

504 Church St., Conway, sponsors an annual Thanksgiving Day dinner from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or you may pick up or have your dinner delivered from 9-11 a.m. Call 248-4900, leave your name, address and telephone number; deadline is Monday.

LITTLE RIVER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1629 U.S. 17 N., Little River, offers free Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Life Center. Donations accepted. Everyone welcome. Call 249-2329.

UPCOMING

OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA CATHOLIC CHURCH

1100 Eighth Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, hosts a “Murder Mystery” dinner show, 7 p.m. Nov. 30, in the banquet hall. Tickets are $35 per person. Proceeds to assist charitable works. Tickets available at the church office or call 249-1841 or 742-8774.

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH

3301 33rd Ave. N. extension (off U.S. 17 Bypass), Myrtle Beach, holds a Greek Church rummage and holiday bake sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. Fundraiser for various parish projects, philanthropic outreach and student scholarship; there will be gently used items for home, office, garage and wardrobe at very low prices in hall. Free. Call 399-8955, 448-3773 or visit www.stjohn-mb.org.

LITTLE RIVER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1629 U.S. 17 N., Little River, holds breakfast with Santa from 9-11 a.m. Dec. 1. Pancakes, sausage and beverages, family fun, crafts, games and more. $5 for adults $3 for children under 12. Call 249-2329 to make reservations.

ST. MICHAEL CATHOLIC SCHOOL

holds a “Holiday in the Park” festival from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1, at Valor Memorial Garden, The Market Common, Myrtle Beach. Inflatables wristband $10 presale/$12 day of the event, $1 for individual tickets on the day of the event. There will be rides, activities, games and more. Children 3 and under are free. Varying prices for food and drinks (cash). All proceeds benefit St. Michael Catholic School. Call 651-6795 or visit www.saintmichaelsc.org.

THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

8901 U.S.17 Bypass, Surfside Beach, holds Advent lessons and carols service at 4 p.m. Dec. 2. Reception following. There is no charge. Call 215-4500.

SEASIDE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1300 Seaside Road SW, Sunset Beach, N.C., hosts Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter bereavement services presenting a “Loss and the Holidays,” a one-session workshop for adults experiencing grief during the holiday season, from 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 10 or Dec. 11 at SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 955 Mercy Lane SE, Bolivia, N.C. The workshop is free, and donations are appreciated. Pre-registration required, call 910-796-8056 by Dec. 6. Leave your name, phone number and indicate the specific location you wish to attend.

GLENNS BAY BAPTIST CHURCH

1835 Glenns Bay Road, Surfside Beach, holds Clothes Closet ministry from 8 a.m.-noon Dec. 8, for anyone who is in need of clothing. Open to all and is free. Call 650-4481.

LITTLE RIVER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1629 U.S. 17 N., Little River, combined choirs presents “A Celebration of Carols” at 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 9, in the sanctuary. Everyone invited. Call 249-2329.

LIVING WATER BAPTIST CHURCH

1569 S.C. 9 E., Longs, hosts annual Christmas concert from 7-9 p.m. Dec. 15. The event includes a variety of local musical talent, refreshments, and a craft and story room for children. Admission is free and donations benefit the North Strand Housing Shelter. Call 267-7679 or 421-3813.

ST. NICHOLAS ORTHODOX CHURCH

404 Maple St., Myrtle Beach, holds its third annual ethnic holiday cookie and craft sale from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 15. Cookies are sold by the pound, not pre-boxed; you choose what you want. Call 283-2402 or 238-8636.

THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

8901 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Surfside Beach, hosts “Return to Bethlehem,” a live, drive-through nativity story, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 15 and 16. Admission is free to all but the church does provide an opportunity to make a freewill donation at the end of the program. Visit www.resurrectionsurfside.org.

Compiled by Lisa Urban, 626-0300 or lurban@thesunnews.com

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