Religion briefs

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 902 Hitchcock Drive S.W., will hold its annual Oktoberfest celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. Attendees can enjoy authentic German food, music and fellowship. All ages are welcome. For more information and to RSVP, call Kathy at 803-439-2734 or 803-514-2218. 

The Jubilee Club of Millbrook Baptist Church will meet on Oct. 15 at 10:30 a.m. in the gymnasium. Entertainment will be a presentation by the Aiken Mountain Dulcimers. Plan to attend and enjoy this program followed by a covered dish lunch. All are welcome to attend this free event. The church is located at 223 S Aiken Blvd in Aiken. Contact President Tammi McLaughlin, 803-443-9631, for more information. 

Valley Fair Baptist Church, 900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville, will hold a 100 Men, Women and Youth in Black and White fundraiser at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. The Old Macedonia Male Chorus will lead the praise service and the Rev. Limuer Myers will be the guest messenger. For more information, visit valleyfairbptch.org.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 902 Hitchcock Drive S.W., will hold its annual Oktoberfest celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. Attendees can enjoy authentic German food, music and fellowship. All ages are welcome. For more information and to RSVP, call Kathy at 803-439-2734 or 803-514-2218.

Corinth Baptist Church, 805 S. Main St., New Ellenton, will hold its homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. The Rev. Brancie Stephens will be the guest speaker. The Rev. Jason Redd is the pastor.

Ocean Grove Baptist Church, 12 Ocean Grove Road, will celebrate its 11th pastoral appreciation for Pastor Joseph B. Williams Sr at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct 20. The Rev. Dr. William B. Blount of Greater Young Zion Baptist Church, Augusta, will be the guest speaker. All are welcome. For more information, call 803-357-2890.

Rosa Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 89 Little Rock Road, Wagener, will hold a Men and Women in Black and White service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24. The Rev. James C. Green and the New Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Swansea will be the guests. For more information, call 803-649-7525. The Rev. Johnnie Lee Smith Jr. is the pastor.

Jerusalem Baptist Church in Ridge Spring will host the Men and Women Fellowship program at 3 p.m. on Oct. 20. The speaker for this occasion will be Rev. Jimmy Gilchrist of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in McCormick. Bring a friend.