Where we worship in the Myrtle Beach area

Church notes
Church notes


CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ST. JAMES, 1071 Academy Drive, Conway, collection of food for the needy every weekend. Donations help Churches Assisting People and Catholic Charities. 843-347-5168 or

SAINT MICHAEL CATHOLIC CHURCH, 542 Cypress Ave., Garden City Beach, food drive to be held before and after masses on Saturday and Sunday, by the Saint Vincent de Paul Society, in need of non-perishable food items.

TEMPLE EMANU-EL, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, second nature project is collecting diapers, Band-Aids, antibacterial gel and hygiene items such as toothbrushes/paste, soap, mouthwash, shampoo, etc. Donations will go to Helping Hand. 843-446-1060

TEMPLE SHALOM, 4023 Belle Terre Blvd., Myrtle Beach. Food bank is open for donations year-round. 843-957-1776 for hours.

TRINITY CHURCH, 3000 N Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, vocal health and flexibility workshops with Jeff Jones, 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m., choir room.


GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH, 1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, youth anniversary service, 5 p.m. 843-527-4158

SOCASTEE BAPTIST CHURCH, 3690 Socastee Blvd., Myrtle Beach, "If My People", a free patriotic musical, presented by combined choirs from South Carolina, 2 p.m., church sanctuary. 843-293-2762or

TEMPLE EMANU-EL, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, “mommy and me class” Jewish education interactive approach to Judaism for 4-5 year olds and their mommies on Sunday mornings. Games, stories, arts, crafts, and snack. 843-215-4306

TRINITY CHURCH, 3000 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, the Charlestones Barbershop Quartet concert, 4 p.m. $15 per person.


ALL SAINTS (ANGLICAN) CHURCH, 3501 Kings River Road, Pawleys Island, Training Force USA has special classes: “Safety and Security for Places of Worship” 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, “A Sensible Approach to an Active Shooter and De-escalation Techniques” Tuesday, for $125 each or $185 covering both. 850-251-1223 or

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

LIVING WATER BAPTIST CHURCH, 1569 S.C. 9 E., Longs, Super Mondays, 7 p.m., with guest speakers. Free event. Nursery provided. 843-399-5833

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.

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


GREATER BIBLE WAY CHURCH, 1518 Hawkins St., Georgetown, family Bible class, 7 p.m. 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

OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1100 Eighth Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, Training Force USA has special class “Safety and Security for Places of Worship” 8 a.m.-5 p.m. for $125. 850-251-1223 or



OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1100 Eighth Ave. N., North Myrtle Beach, holds nostalgic and patriotic show of song, dance and comedy, 7 p.m., the banquet hall. $20; $30 for VIP seating. Reception with light refreshments, wine, beer and soft drinks follows the show. Proceeds benefit several charities and veterans of our wars. Looking for donations of finger foods, chips & dips, nachos, pretzels, vegetable plates, and small sandwiches. Tickets and donations, 843-249-1841, email


OCEAN DRIVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Sixth Avenue South, North Myrtle Beach, community Bible study of the Apostle Paul’s letter to the Romans, 9:15-11:15 a.m. begins Sept. 7. Non-denominational study for men, women, couples, and children from nursery through home school age. To register, 843-685-1921 or or

TEMPLE EMANU-El, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, Sisterhood Shabbat, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, and Shabbat dinner starting at 5:45 p.m., dessert Oneg afterwards. 843-449-5552

CALVARY PENECOSTAL FREEWILL BAPTIST CHURCH, U.S. 501 E., Conway, homecoming service, 10 a.m. Sept. 11, with Rev. Preston Heath and special singing to follow. Lunch will be served. Everyone is invited. 843-347-6424

SEASIDE UNITED METHODIST SANCTUARY CHURCH, 1300 Seaside Road, Sunset Beach, NC. The choir presents “Red, White, and Blue Celebration” 4 p.m. Sept. 11, church sanctuary. This is a tribute to the 9-11 tragedy and to those who died and those who responded to the event, those who serve our country and WWII veterans and their spouses.

TEMPLE EMANU-El, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, Sunday and Hebrew school, 9:30 a.m. Sept. 11. Registration, orientation, and pizza party. 843-449-5552

TEMPLE EMANU-EL, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, all day mah jongg tournament, 9 a.m. doors open; 9:30 a.m. games start, Sept. 14, Rosen center. $25 per person includes light breakfast, buffet lunch, refreshments, door prizes and grand prizes. Make checks payable to Temple Emanu-EL Sisterhood and mail to Mrs. Vita Friedman 1605 Hack Court, Surfside Beach, SC 29575. 843-748-0612

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. Sept. 17, Oct. 15, Nov. 19, and Dec. 17. 843-215-4500 or

CHRIST THE SERVANT LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2105 U.S. 501 E., Conway, “National Back to Church Sunday” 8:30 or 11 a.m. worship service, Sept. 18, picnic on church grounds to follow. Free event includes meal, games, music and more. 843-347-4914

GLENDALE BAPTIST CHURCH, U.S. 701 N., Loris, fall revival, 6 p.m. Sept. 18 and 7 p.m. Sept. 19-21, guest speaker Rev. Jeremy Todd and pastor Rev. Fred Holmes. Everyone welcome.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 3810 Robert Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach, grief educational workshop, 3-4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, beginning Sept. 21, meeting room B, Grissom campus. Free, 6 session, group explores issues as understanding the stages of grief, surviving stress, loneliness, and more. 843-448-4496 for reservation.

LIFE MINISTRIES INC. AND WALK INTO YOUR INHERITANCE OUTREACH MINISTRIES, accepting gently used clothes, coats and toys, at 507 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach and 1757 Stanley Road. Supply, N.C. Free clothing giveaway to be held, 10 a.m. Sept. 24 at Household of Faith, 1290 Dennison Ave., Myrtle Beach. 321-961-9913 or 910-294-0656

TEMPLE EMANU-El, 406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, Selichot eve program, 8-10 p.m. Sept. 24. 336-402 1014

SHALLOTTE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 5070 Main St., Shallotte, NC, Coastal Garden club presents a creative floral design program by the Designing Divas, 10 a.m. registration and refreshments, 10:30 a.m. program begins, Sept. 26. $5 donation suggested. Register by Sept. 12, call 910-842-8974 or email .

CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, corner of S.C. 544 and Singleton Ridge Road, Conway, fall yard sale, 4-7 p.m. Sept. 30 and 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 1, the fellowship hall. 843-333-1001

ST. ANDREW CHURCH, 3501 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, deanery gathering with speakers, 11 a.m. mass, at noon, lunch and speakers, Oct. 2, in the church hall. 843-318-0771, or 843-236-7063, Maureen @ to RSVP

CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, corner of S.C. 544 and Singleton Ridge Road, Conway, fall arts and crafts fair sponsored by Martha’s Circle, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 15. $25 booth; $5 tables; $5 each water and electricity, Make checks to Martha’s Circle, UMW-Centenary United Methodist Church, 1113 Merrymount Drive, Conway, SC 29526. 781-267-5493 to reserve your space.

THE PRECIOUS BLOOD OF CHRIST CATHOLIC, 1633 Waverly Road, Pawleys Island, arts and craft festival sponsored by women's club, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 28 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 29, parish life center. 843-237-3428. Proceeds benefit worthwhile causes in and around the Low Country community.

Compiled by Lisa Urban,