Church news for May 23

May 22, 2013 

Weeping Mary plans breast cancer benefit

Weeping Mary Baptist Church, U.S. 321 North, Bowling Green, will have an Earth Angel Breast Cancer Foundation pancake fundraiser from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at Applebee’s, 3628 E. Franklin Blvd., Gastonia, N.C.

For information, call Angel M. McCaskill at 704-678-1054 or Racquel Graham at 704-214-7888.

Hillcrest Baptist to host gospel sing

Hillcrest Baptist Church on S.C. 49, between York and Sharon, will host a gospel sing featuring the Martins at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 8. The Martins are regulars on television with Bill and Gloria Gaither.

Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. The event is open to the public. For details, call the church at 803-684-9409.

Pine Grove to host Hinson Girls concert

The Hinson Girls will be in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 26 at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Lake Wylie. The Hinson Girls are four sisters from Lancaster who have been performing bluegrass gospel music since December 2009.

For more information, contact the church office at 803-831-2015. Pine Grove is at 5415 Highway 557, Lake Wylie.

Kings Mountain UMC plans yard sale

A large yard sale hosted by the women of Kings Mountain Chapel United Methodist Church will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 1 at the church at Philbeck Road and S.C. 161, York.

Spaces of 12-foot by 12-foot for individuals, families or groups are $5 each. The event is open to the community.

Sausage biscuits and hot dogs will be sold and a bake sale is planned. Proceeds will go to local missions project. For details, contact Jackie Hicks 803-222-4731 or email her at

New Beginnings seeks volunteers

Volunteers are needed for God’s Kitchen, a ministry of New Beginnings Baptist Church that delivers meals to at least 120 shut-ins each day.

Volunteers also are being sought for the Lighthouse Thrift Store, which helps to provide housing for the homeless. Volunteers will help with daily operations including delivery, pickup and sorting donations.

For details, contact the Rev. Ricou Williams at the church, 706 Old N. Main St., Clover, or call 980-322-4161.

Community Cafe serving lunch

The Community Cafe offers free weekly lunches 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays at Lake Wylie Christian Assembly.

The Cafe at Lake Wylie Lutheran Church in Fort Mill serves lunch 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Donations are accepted. For information, call 330-289-1243.

Tirzah church has fishing club

Tirzah ARP Church, Mount Gallant Road, York, has started a kids’ fishing club that meets on the third Saturday of each month.

Age divisions are younger than 6 and 7-11. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Fish are measured and prizes awarded. The group is open to the community.

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