Down the Road - Events

August 31

First Baptist Church, Ridgeway, Fifth Sunday Sing and Social, 6 p.m. Music, fellowship and refreshments. Free event open to the public.

August 31

Temple Baptist Church, Simpsonville, 100th anniversary. Former pastors and guests will join current staff for the celebration. All former and current members are invited to attend. Morning worship, 9:30 a.m. (no Bible Fellowship classes). Lunch, 12 noon, followed by games, dunk tank and bounce houses for the entire family. For more information, call the church office at 864-963-5834.

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 www.abnercreekbaptist.com. The Simulcast will be broadcast at 2461 Abner Creek Rd in Greer.

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 (www.kimberlysowell.com). 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 deborah@laurensbaptistassoc.com, or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1533329703562552.

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.