Where we worship in the Myrtle Beach area


CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 8901 U.S. 17 Bypass, Surfside Beach. New Beginnings monthly food distribution, social services assistance, play area for children, free lunch served, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. 843-215-4500 or

HOLY CROSS FAITH MEMORIAL EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 113 Baskervill Drive, Pawleys Island. yard sale, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and bazaar 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Close-out items from two local gift shops, used jewelry, hand bags, pottery, baked goods, hamburgers, hotdogs and more. All proceeds benefit patients of Smith Medical Clinic and local charities.

LIFE MINISTRIES, free clothing giveaway, 10 a.m. Household of Faith, 1290 Dennison, Myrtle Beach. 843-455-9151

SALEM UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, annual golf tournament, 8:30 a.m. registration; 9 a.m. shotgun start, Wild Wing Plantation, 1000 Wild Wing Blvd., Conway. $65 per golfer. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Epworth Children’s Home. 843-796-9496

ST. BRENDAN THE NAVIGATOR ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Knights of Columbus free throw championship, 1-1:15 p.m. registration, Shallotte Middle School, 225 Village Road, Shallotte, N.C. Awards presented at 3 p.m. Open to all boys and girls ages 9 to 14. 910-287-1785 or 910-754-3825

ST. MICHAELS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 542 Cypress Ave., Garden City Beach, Thanksgiving food drive, Duffy Center, before and after Masses on Saturday and Sunday through Nov. 20.


FRIENDSHIP–ST. MARY AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 265 Annie Village Road, Georgetown. harvest tea, 3:30 p.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Alphonsa Scott, pastor of Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church, Georgetown. 843-356-0285

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH, 1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown. appreciation services, 5 p.m., every Sunday through Nov. 27, with guest speakers. 843-527-4158

LIFE MINISTRIES, 1290 Dennison Ave., Myrtle Beach, empowerment service, 3 p.m. Sundays, with Pastor Carmin Leach. 843-455-9151

TRINITY CHURCH, 3000 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, the St. Augustine Choir presents Amahl and the Night Visitors, an Opera by Gian Carlo Menotti. 4 p.m. Admission $10; $5 students under 13 years old. Proceeds benefit Hope House of Myrtle Beach. 843-448-8426 or

UNITY MYRTLE BEACH, 1270 Surfside Industrial Park Drive, Surfside Beach. service, 11 a.m. with guest speaker and musician, Kyle Shiver, Music Director, Unity of Savannah. “Set Back or Set Forward” 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. meditation and drum circle. $20 suggested donation. 843-238-8516 or


KING OF GLORY LUTHERAN CHURCH, 805 11th Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, a service of comfort, hope and expectation, 5:30 p.m. All are welcome. Light refreshments to follow service.

TEMPLE EMANU-EL, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, mah jongg mavens, 1-3:30 p.m. Mondays. $1 donation. 336-402-1014


ANTIOCH BAPTIST CHURCH, 2080 Highway 129, Galivants Ferry, men’s bible study, 5:30 a.m. Tuesdays. All men are welcome.

LIFE MINISTRIES, Life Lessons with facilitator Pastor Carmin Leach, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Household of Faith, 1290 Dennison Ave., Myrtle Beach. All are welcome. A leadership class designed for ministers to help themselves in all facets of their ministry.

OCEAN DRIVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 410 Sixth Ave. S., North Myrtle Beach, stitching ministry, 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays. Quilts, skirts, tote bags and dolls are among the items made for local and international missions. 843-280-3530

TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 2061 Glenns Bay Road, west of Surfside Beach, men’s voices sought for chorus. Men of all ages are invited to weekly rehearsals from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays for joining the Low Country Barbershop Chorus. 843-605-7700


FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH SURFSIDE, 711 16th Ave. N., Surfside Beach, Singers are invited to share the joy of Christmas, rehearsals are 7 p.m. each Wednesday. The Singing Christmas Tree to be held 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9-11. 843-238-0206

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH, 1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, family bible class, 7 p.m. Nov. 23, 30. 843-527-4158

NEW LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 7311 S.C. 544, Myrtle Beach, welcomes all needleworkers to join weekly prayer shawl group, 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays, fellowship hall. Bring your own needles; yarn provided. 860-690-4868 or 843-655-7208

TEMPLE SHALOM, 4023 Belle Terre Blvd., Myrtle Beach. Thanksgiving eve service hosted by the All Souls Waccamaw Unitarian Universalist fellowship, 7 p.m. Nov. 23, held at Unitarian Church, 7185 S.C. 707, Myrtle Beach.


REAL LIFE CHURCH, 9644 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, special Thanksgiving service, 10 a.m. Bring your whole family and friends. 843-449-7700


FRIENDSHIP-ST. MARY AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 265 Annie Village Road, Georgetown, pack the pew program, 4 p.m. Nov. 27 with guest speaker the Rev. Brian Swinton, pastor of Arnette A.M.E. Church. 843-527-3309 or 843-356-0285

GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH, 1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, Bible class, 7 p.m. Nov. 28. 843-527-4158

CELEBRATION PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 2300 Carolina Forest Blvd., Myrtle Beach, Blue Christmas service, 6 p.m. Nov. 29. The Christmas season can be a painful time for many who have experienced loss of a loved one, employment or good health. 843-903-1403 or

ST. ANDREW CATHOLIC CHURCH, 3501 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, Christmas bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 3, held in the community life center, 37th Avenue North. Lunch provided at a nominal fee. 843-390-1433

CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 8901 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Surfside Beach, service of advent lessons and carols, 4 p.m. Dec. 4. Reception to follow service. An offering will be taken to support the Music Ministries of Resurrection. 843-215-4500.

TRINITY CHURCH, 3000 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, a blue Christmas service of hope and healing, 1:30 p.m. Dec. 6. A reception will follow. 843-448-8426 or

TEMPLE EMANU-El, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, all day mah jongg tournament, 9 a.m. Dec. 7. $25. 843-748-0612 or 843-828-0664.

THE CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION, 8901 U.S. 17 Bypass, Surfside Beach, "Return to Bethlehem" live drive-through nativity, 5-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10, 11. Admission is free but monetary donations are welcome. 843-215-4500 or

MOUNT ZION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 701 St. John St., Kingstree, Christmas cantata, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 11. Free admission. Reception to follow. 843-354-6469 or 843-598-8839 or

TEMPLE SHALOM, 4023 Belle Terre Blvd., Myrtle Beach. sisterhood Chanukah lunch, 12:30 p.m. Dec. 15, Damon’s Grille on Ocean Boulevard. 843-424-8324 to RSVP by Dec. 12.

Compiled by Lisa Urban,