High Holiday service schedules set

August 27, 2013 

KFC is Sunday night special

Higher Ground Church, 8365 Possum Hollow Road, Indian Land, kicks off its new Sunday evening program, KFC – Kids for Christ – 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.

Tammy Therrell, along with other volunteers, will lead the children in Bible study, music, worship and activities. For more information, call the church office at 802-3189.

High Holidays service to be held

Come hear the sounding of the Shofar. Temple Kol Ami has set the following schedule for the High Holidays at Unity Presbyterian in the historic sanctuary at 303 Tom Hall St., Fort Mill:

• Erev Rosh Hashanah, Sept. 4, 7 p.m.

• Rosh Hashanah Day 1, Sept. 5, 10 a.m.

• Children’s Service, Sept. 5, 10:30 a.m.

• Rosh Hashanah Day 2, Sept. 6, 10 a.m.

• Shabbat Shuva, Sept. 7, 10 a.m.

• Kol Nidre, Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m.

• Yom Kippur Morning, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.

• Yizkor, Sept. 14, estimated at 11:30 a.m.

• Afternoon Service, Sept. 14, 5 p.m.

Services will be led by Rabbi Yosef Levanon, who will be assisted by cantorial soloist Sara Sherman. Joining the congregation for Kol Nidre will be celebrated cellist Christina McDonald.

Tickets for Temple members are $50 and $100 for non-members. No cost for Yizkor.

For more information, email yorksynagogue@gmail.com or call 803-701-0149.

Temple Solel prepares for High Holidays

Temple Solel will again be celebrating the High Holidays with a Reform lay-led service using the fully transliterated Machor “On Wings of Awe.”

All Services will be held at St. Philip Neri Church in Fort Mill. For Yom Kippur, a visiting Rabbi will lead all services.

The schedule is:

• Erev Rosh Hashanah: Sept 4, 7 p.m.

• Rosh Hashanah Service: Sept 5, 10 a.m.

• Shabbat Shuvah: Sept. 6, 7 p.m.

• Erev Yom Kippur: Sept. 13, 7 p.m.

• Yom Kippur: Sept. 14 10 a.m.

For admission information email info@templesolelsc.org or call 803-619-9707.

Temple Solel holds Shabbat services on the second and fourth Fridays at 7 p.m. at St. Philip Neri Church at 292 Munn Road, Fort Mill.

Go on a ‘Legacy journey’

Crossroads Lutheran Church, 8511 Shelley Mullis Road, Indian Land, will host Dave Ramsey’s “The Legacy Journey” classes starting 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept 9.

This is a follow-up to Dave Ramsey’s “Financial Peace University” classes. This seven-week class will take you deeper into what the Bible says about money and wealth and how to make a lasting impact for the kingdom of God by leaving a generational legacy. A preview of the classes will be held at Crossroads at 6:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 23. This free preview is open to the public.

Women’s Bible study and more

Community Bible Study is a unaffiliated, international Bible study where all denominations and ages are welcome. This year’s 30-week study of “The Gospel of John” begins Sept. 11.

There is also a pre-school study and programs for all ages. CBS meets at River Hills Community Church on Hwy. 49 in Lake Wylie. Preregister at lakewylie.cbsclass.org or contact Michelle Locklear at 803-526-1470 cbslakewylie@gmail.com.

New Bible study offered

A new Bible study is being held Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. at State Line Church of Christ at The Regent Park Golf Club.

Adults study I and II Peter while the children’s classes are studying about Jesus and the Apostles. Go to statelinechurchofchrist.org.

MOPS is for moms

Mothers of Preschoolers, an international, nondenominational Christian organization, meets at First Baptist Church, 121 Monroe White St., Fort Mill.

According to the group, “MOPS strives to create an environment where every mom can realize her beauty and importance from within – enriching the lives of their families.” Women with children through kindergarten meet bi-monthly to encourage personal, social, and spiritual growth.

For more information, call the church office at 547-2051.

, visit “Temple Solel SC” on Facebook, call 803-619-9707 or email info@templesolelsc.org .

Flint Hill has clothes for those in need

Flint Hill Baptist Church, 269 Flint Hill Road, Fort Mill, offers a Clothing Closet Ministry the second and fourth Monday of every month, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Adults and children clothes, shoes, linens, and miscellaneous items are available. For more information, call 548-0672.

Gateway collects canned goods

The Gateway Church of God, 8558 Shelley Mullis Road, Indian Land, is collecting 15-ounce cans of green beans and corn for its annual Appalachia missions project. The goal is to collect 1,200 total cans to deliver to poverty-stricken areas of Kentucky in November.

Donations of food items can be brought to Gateway at 5 p.m. Wednesdays at 5 p.m. and Sundays 2-5 p.m. Sundays. A representative will be on hand to receive donations. For more information, call Saundra Ferguson at 803-581-3063.

Prayer garden open to public

Everyone is invited to visit the Community Prayer Garden with Stations of the Cross on the grounds of Crossroads Lutheran Church, 8511 Shelley Mullis Road, Indian Land. The garden, shaded with benches, is open from 8 a.m. to sunset daily. Booklets are available at the entrance of the garden with reflections and prayers to guide visitors on their walk. The garden is located on the right side of the building with parking in the church parking lot.

Community Cafe offers lunch

The Community Cafe offers free weekly lunches at Lake Wylie Lutheran Church at the corner of S.C. Hwy. 160 West and Gold Hill Road in Fort Mill, near Tega Cay.

The cafe serves free lunches every Friday from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Fridays. Donations are accepted.

For information, call Pastor Lybrand at 548-5489 or Donald Murfin at 330-289-1243.

Cookbook for sale

The United Methodist Women at Osceola United Methodist Church have recently published a new cookbook, “A Taste of Friendship.” The cookbook is enclosed in a three-ring binder and is offered for sale for $15. To purchase, call Floy Ervin at 548-5404 or Loree Wolfe at 285-3719.

Community reading program set

The United Churches of Fort Mill has organized “The Paradise Reading Center, Changing the lives of Families through Reading.”

The objective is to improve literacy in the Fort Mill community with hopes of improving school performance, as well as adult literacy.

The host site is Bethlehem Baptist Church, 601 Joe Louis St., Fort Mill, and the hours are 5-6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Volunteers are welcome.

For more information, contact Ollie Hicklin at 803-370-5169 or hicklino@fort-mill.k12.sc.us.

Adults needed for outreach

Young Life of York County is at work with teens in the community, providing leaders to help them make wise decisions.

Young Life is a Christian ministry committed to making an impact on kids’ lives and giving them hope for tomorrow. Founded in 1941, Young Life leaders build positive relationships with young people in order to model and communicate the truth about Jesus Christ. Young Life reaches suburban, urban and multicultural kids as well as kids with disabilities and teenage mothers.

Call Nancy Manning at 547-4148 for details.

ESL classes held

English as a Second Language classes meet at 7 p.m. every Tuesday night at Flint Hill Baptist Church in Fort Mill. Students are assessed and placed in a class based on their knowledge of English, from beginner to advanced. All classes are free and are for anyone who needs to learn to speak English. Call Barbara Garrison at 548-4611.

Call in a prayer

Fort Mill Church of the Nazarene, 109 Harris St., has a time of prayer on Sunday mornings at 9:15 a.m. for the nation, church and any prayer requests. Call in your prayer requests to the church office any time at 548-4633.

AWANA meets

• An AWANA/break out at Lakeshore Christian Fellowship, 130 Shoreline Parkway, Tega Cay, for children ages 3 through grade five is held from 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. on Wednesdays. For details, call Kathy Baden, children’s pastor, at 548-2755, ext. 24.

The AWANA program at GlenRock Baptist Church, 1815 Doby’s Bridge Road in Fort Mill, is for kids in kindergarten through grade five Sundays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For details, call 547-6420.

• AWANA meets at Westerly Hills Baptist Church, 1730 Doves Road, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Everyone is invited. Call 547-6150 for details.

• Higher Ground Church, 8365 Possum Hollow Road in Fort Mill, holds AWANA from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sundays. For details, call 802-3189.

Kids program held on Sundays

GlenRock Baptist Church, 1615 Doby’s Bridge Road in Fort Mill, offers a Children’s Ministry Fellowship and Bible Time program from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Sunday. The program, for ages 5 to grade five, includes games and snacks

Bible study at Faith Fitness

Faith Fitness Studio in Fort Mill will hold a free Bible study called “Fit for Christ” every Tuesday 7-7:45 p.m. For information, call 389-7600 or go to faithfitstudio.com.

Outreach Center has music classes

World Outreach Center Community Church, 130 Heritage Blvd., offers a series of classes for Christian artists and musicians.

Holy Creativity classes will meet Mondays at 6:30 p.m. Songwriting I and Tiffy’s Art classes will meet Mondays at 8:05 p.m. The classes cost $150 each or two for $250. Also, two free classes will be offered: Power of Prayer at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Equipping I at 8:05 p.m. Tuesdays. For details, call 414-5171 or visit worldoutreachcommunity.org.

Church offers medical equipment

Unity Presbyterian Church maintains a medical equipment supply closet with donated items such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, portable bedside commodes, toilet risers, shower chairs, walkers, crutches, canes and more. Call 547-5543.

Moms pray for students

Mom’s in Prayer (formerly Mom’s in Touch) meets on Thursdays at 9 a.m. to pray for local students. If you are interested in praying for your children in middle or high school, contact Marilyn Payton at 547-4520.

Forever Friends meets monthly

Forever Friends is a praise and worship program for adults with disabilities and special needs ages 18 years and older. It is sponsored by Grace Community United Methodist Church and meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month. Grace Community Church is located at 1190 Gold Hill Road in Fort Mill. Adults with disabilities or special needs are welcome to gather and socialize, sing songs, participate in group activities and just have fun. For details, information, call 548-4078.

Help with grieving

Ultimate Life Church on Carowinds Boulevard in Fort Mill offers support for people coping with losses in life such as divorce, death, jobs, loved ones, dreams, friends, etc. Learn how to overcome the emotions that go along with the loss and begin to function with joy in your life again. Groups meet at 7 p.m. the first and fourth Fridays of each month.

For details, call Sandy Brazil at 329-1396.

It’s ... Sunday Night Live!

Tega Cay Baptist Church has a program called Sunday Night Live.

From 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sundays, join the church for a variety of offerings, starting with a devotional kick-off from Pastor Brad, adult and children’s choir practice, the Traveling with God program for kids and accountability prayer groups for men and women.

The church is located at 1875 Gold Hill Road in Fort Mill. For more information, call 548-2600.

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