Simmons celebrates anniversary Dec. 8

  • Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Sister Kathleen Simmons of Hickory Hill Baptist Church invites everyone to assist her in celebrating her 43rd anniversary as a Gospel soloist. On Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. the celebration will begin in the church sanctuary.

The church is located in the Eadytown section of Pineville. The Rev. Williams F. Jemison Jr. is pastor, and Sister Kathleen Simmons solicits your support and expresses appreciation in advance for your attendance.

Prioleau Scholarship Committee

All 2013 high school graduates who are members of the Day Dawn Baptist Church and are currently enrolled and attending a 2 or 4 year institution of higher education are eligible to apply for and receive the Joshua Prioleau Scholarship.

You must complete the scholarship application and return to Ms. Elaine Milligan on or before Dec. 2.

She can be reached at (843) 351-4373 or milliganc55@hotmail.com for further information.

Gospel Program

The St. Matthews Baptist Church invites the communities of Berkeley and Orangeburg Counties to join with them as they celebrate a “Make a Joyful Noise unto the Lord” program on Dec. 1 at 3 p.m.

Gospel groups are requested to come prepared to render two selections during the concert. The Rev. Willie D. Rivers is host pastor.

Prematurity Awareness

November is Prematurity Awareness Month, and World Prematurity Day was Nov. 17.

In response to the significant rise in premature births in the past three decades, the March of Dimes has joined with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority to bring information to the public.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. has been a proud national program partner with the March of Dimes for more than 40 years through its national Stork’s Nest Program.

The Moncks Corner Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta, Kappa Alpha Zeta Chapter, has established a Stork’s Nest Program at the Sumter Free Clinic in St. Stephen to support the informational and resource needs of Berkeley County residents.

Please support the March of Dimes efforts to raise awareness of prematurity, by visiting on FaceBook at Facebook.com/WorldPrematurityDay, and visit the Stork’s Nest Program at the Sumter Free Health Center in St. Stephen.

Keeping in Prayer

Sister Earnestine M. Williams; Sister Earnestine G. Williams; Sister Loretta White, St. Stephen Nursing Home); Sister Annie Lee Graves; Sister Viola J. Middleton; Dr. Hattie Martin; Sister Elizabeth Jenkins; Brother Lamont Halback (home); Brother Clossie Williams; Sister Mary Middleton; Sister Shirley Cleveland; Sister Regina Robinson, home: Sister Gracie Williams; Sister Norma Ketcham; Sister Bertha Lee Williams; Sister Annie Lee Crawford; Sister Lillian Williams; Brother Christopher Prioleau; Sister Vanilla Thompson; Sister Emily Jones; Sister Lucille Edwards; Sister Christine Manigault, and all others that are under the weather and In need of our prayers, thoughts and service.

Items of Interest

Send items of interest to Yvonne J. Barnes, 1458 Colonel Maham Dr., Pineville, SC 29468. Telephone (843) 567-4182 or email ybarnes@homesc.com.

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