Down the Road - Events

September 10

Town Creek Baptist Church, Aiken, will host a North American Mission Board strategic workshop with Dr. Aslam Masih (NAMB national mobilizer for Muslim peoples, Atlanta) and Rev. Hans Ostrem (NAMB missionary and pastor to Muslim people groups in Toronto), and NAMB-Send City Toronto ministry lunch, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Free event; registration required. For registration or more information, email or call 803-649-9792. Registration deadline: Friday, Sept. 5.

September 13

The Laurens Baptist Association women’s ministry team is sponsoring “Inspired,” a conference for “women of faith,” 9 a.m.-1 p.m., hosted by Lucas Avenue Baptist Church. Guest speaker: Kimberly Sowell of Kingdom Heart Ministries ( Breakout sessions include topics such as overcoming fear, dealing with grief, caring for special needs, raising godly kids, improving your prayer life. Cost is $10 (lunch is provided). For more information, contact Deborah Adams at 864-984-0123 or, or visit

September 13

Abner Creek Baptist Church, Greer, will host the Living Proof live simulcast, “The Word: Closer to Home” with Beth Moore, 9:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Tickets available online at The Simulcast will be broadcast at 2461 Abner Creek Rd. in Greer.

September 28

Red Dam Baptist Church, Hardeeville, homecoming, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Covered dish luncheon following the worship service; free concert after lunch. For more information, call (843) 784-6083 or (843) 837-2074, or write to

October 11-14

First Baptist Church, Aynor, 100-year church celebration and revival. Oct. 11: Singing, games and food, 5-8 p.m. Revival: Oct. 12-14. Guest speakers: Michael McGirt (Oct. 12, 11 a.m.); Lebron Crisp, Living Waters Baptist Church, Longs (Oct. 12, 6 p.m.); Jeff Laborg, First Baptist Church, Indian Trail-East Campus (Oct. 13-14, 6 p.m.).

October 12

Spring Branch Baptist Church, Nichols, homecoming, 10:45 a.m. Guest speaker: Former pastor John Elvington. Lunch served in the fellowship hall immediately following worship.