Down the Road - Events

August 23

Fairview Baptist Church, Kinards, 156th anniversary. Concert by Eternal Vision, a southern gospel quartet from Knoxville, Tenn., 10 a.m. Special service includes a reading of the church history and hymns of praise. Guest speaker: Scott Bernshausen, son of former pastor Mark Bernshausen. Lunch following the service. For directions, call the church office at 864-697-6217.

August 30

Spring Branch Baptist Church, Hartsville, gospel singing featuring the Praisemen Quartet from Bishopville, 6 p.m. For more information, call 843-335-6651.

August 30

Pinewood Baptist Church, Pinewood, concert by Eighth Day (, 6:30 p.m. Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. Refreshments will be served after the concert. Nursery provided. For more information, call the church office at 803-452-5373 or visit the website at

September 14

Rock Springs Baptist Church, Easley, one-night crusade featuring Fred Luter Jr., pastor of Franklin Avenue Baptist Church, New Orleans, and past president of the Southern Baptist Convention, 7 p.m. Pre- service music by the crusade choir and orchestra at 6:45.

September 20

Oakland Baptist Church, Chesterfield, 100-year birthday celebration, 3 p.m. Guest speaker: Robert Dickard. Special music: Slope Valley Singers.