Where we worship in the Myrtle Beach area


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

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.


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


ST. MICHAEL CATHOLIC CHURCH, 542 Cypress Ave., Murrells Inlet, prayer shawl ministry is in need of yarn and volunteers to knit and crochet shawls, baby blankets, lap robes, hats and scarves for the sick, homeless, and those in nursing homes or homebound. Meetings are held 1-3 p.m. second and fourth Monday, parish hall center. 843-712-2044

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


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

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. Non-denominational study for men, women, couples, and children from nursery through home school age. To register, 843-685-1921 or or



406 65th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, Sisterhood Shabbat, 7:30 p.m. and Shabbat dinner starting at 5:45 p.m., dessert Oneg to follow. 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

OCEAN DRIVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 410 Sixth Ave. S. North Myrtle Beach, "Discerning the Voice of God" video taught Bible study by Priscilla Shirer, 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 13-Oct. 25. All area ladies invited. 843-427-7407 or 843 -249-2312

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

TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN, 2061 Glenns Bay Road, Surfside Beach, church yard sale, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 16, 17. Housewares, furniture, books, linens, jewelry, sports, boutique, collectibles, bake sale, hot dogs and more. New items on Sept. 17.

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.

BLESSED BASIL HOPKO BYZANTINE CATHOLIC MISSION, 3059 S.C. 90, Conway, the Divine Liturgy, 5 p.m. Sept. 20. All are welcome. 843-249-9502

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 sessions, group explores issues as understanding the stages of grief, surviving stress, loneliness, and more. 843-448-4496 for reservation.

MYRTLE BEACH CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 1226 Burcale Road, Myrtle Beach, “CinemaSonic Experience” benefiting ChildFund International with a concert, movie and play by Carman Licciardello, 7 p.m. Sept. 22. $10 general admission ages 19 and older, otherwise free in this section; $25 “Gold Circle”; or $100 VIP. Buy tickets at 800-965-9324 or More details at 843-236-1121 and

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,