Salem United Methodist Church will host an event with a speaker from Lighthouse for Life November 16 at 7:15 pm. The group is an organization dedicated to fighting human trafficking. Contact the church office if you are interested in coming. For more information about Lighthouse for Life visit SalemContinue Reading

McGregor Presbyterian Church will be offering a series of workshops in late October and early November on topics that are important to the senior community. The three workshops will feature speakers on the following subjects: October 26: Wills, Trusts, Avoiding Probate; November 2: Durable Power of Attorney, Living Wills, HealthcareContinue Reading

Emmaus Church held a ground-breaking celebration on October 8 for its Irmo location.  The church, which opened in late 2019, plans to open its new 11,023-foot building at 5170 Bush River Road in the spring of 2024.  “This is an exciting next step for a community that has grown inContinue Reading

Saint Michael Lutheran Church will host a dedication recital for their recently installed E. & G.G. Hook Pipe Organ, Opus 359—1865, at 2 pm November 19. The public is invited to attend. There will be a reception following the recital in the church fellowship hall. William Douglas, Associate Organist andContinue Reading

Columbia Jehovah’s Witnesses Return to Door-to-Door Ministry After 30-month Pandemic Pause   Over 2,800 of Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Columbia area will resume their trademarkdoor-to-door ministry beginning September 1 when a two-and-half-year suspension of thework is officially lifted, just in time to begin a global campaign featuring a new interactiveBibleContinue Reading

The program for beginner runners and walkers starts on August 21 Riverland Hills Baptist Church is offering a 12-week “learn to run” program for the community. “Run for God” combines a weekly Bible study with group training sessions to prepare participants to run a 5k (3.1-mile) or a 10k (6.2-mile)Continue Reading

Grace United Methodist Church will hold their annual indoor yard sale August 6 from 7 am to noon. All proceeds are used to benefit missions locally and globally. There will also be a free Chicken BBQ lunch in conjunction with the Indoor Yard Sale. Meals will be served from aboutContinue Reading

Church on the Lake starts June 12 and will run through September 25. It begins at 8:30 am and lasts about 45 minutes. Come around 8:10 or 8:15 for coffee and snacks. The service will be held at Woodman of the World, 2000 Johnson Marina Road, Chapin. Salem Methodist ChurchContinue Reading

Union United Methodist Church will hold a Trunk or Treat October 24 at 5 pm. The event will be held in the church’s back parking lot at 7582 Woodrow Street in Irmo. There will be hot dogs, games, and family fun. Treat bags will be given to each child atContinue Reading

The New Testament By Mike DuBose We conclude our Biblical series with the New Testament, which is the story of the Messiah, Jesus, who was predicted in the Old Testament to come to Earth as both God and human to serve as a sacrifice for our sins so believers willContinue Reading