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Apr
6
8:00 AM08:00

STC - Home Works Housing Blitz

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On April 6, we’ll partner with Home Works for a Housing Blitz. Home Works For America exists to serve the poor, widowed and elderly in our community with home repairs that they are unable to accomplish on their own. If you have served with Home Works in the past or would love to join us with a paint brush or hammer please sign up today.

For more information about this organization, go to https://homeworksofamerica.org/

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Apr
6
7:00 AM07:00

STC - Curing Kids Cancer Fire Truck Pull

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An organization called Curing Kids Cancer is hosting their annual Fire Truck Pull as a fundraiser for childhood cancer research. During this event, teams will be competing to pull a fire truck in the fastest time. This organization was started by the family of one of our Midtown members and they’re asking for volunteers to help make sure this event happens.

To find out more information about this organization, go to https://curingkidscancer.org/

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Feb
17
4:00 PM16:00

Family Worship Night

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Join us on Sunday, February 17 for our Family Worship Night. Our Kids and Families ministry works by partnering with parents to raise kids who love Jesus. One way we do that is by hosting events that help support family discipleship and keep our families connected with one another. At our Family Worship Night we’ll sing songs, pray, read scripture and a enjoy a meal together.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • 4pm-5pm Kidtown Family Worship | Kidtown at 1800 Blanding St.

  • 5pm-6pm | Family Connect Dinner | Kidtown at 1800 Blanding St.

  • 6pm-7pm | Student Groups Family Worship | Student Groups Building 1819 Taylor St.

WHAT SHOULD MY FAMILY ATTEND?

Pick on attending the portion that best fits your family:

  • Kidtown Family Worship + Dinner: 4:00pm-6:00pm
    (I only have kids in Kidtown.)

  • Student Groups Family Worship + Dinner: 5:00pm-7:00pm
    (I only have kids in Student Groups.)

  • Both Kidtown & Student Groups Family Worship + Dinner: 4:00pm-7:00pm
    (I have kids in both Kidtown and Student Groups.)

*If you have children in Kidtown and Student Groups, your older kids are invited to participate with their younger siblings during Kidtown Family Worship and childcare will be available for your younger kids during Student Groups Family Worship.

If you have any other questions, feel free to email us here. 

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Jan
18
to Jan 21

Serve the City Weekend

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To kick off 2019, we are asking everyone to participate in our Serve the City Weekend. We’ll start on Friday, January 18 and end on Monday, January 21. Last year we had over 500 people come out and serve our partner organizations for a combined 2600+ hours of service. Throughout the weekend, we'll join together to rally, serve, prepare, and celebrate. We hope to see you there.

The schedule will be:

  • Friday - Rally Gathering at 6:30pm | 1800 Blanding St.

  • Saturday - Serve at sites throughout the day

  • Sunday - Vision & Prepare Service at 5:00pm | 1800 Blanding St.

  • Monday - Celebrate at sites

You can sign up to serve with one of our partner organizations by hitting the button below.

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Dec
15
1:00 PM13:00

Serve the City | Ezekiel Ministries Christmas Party

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On Saturday, December 15, we’re celebrating Christmas with the students, teachers, and families at Ezekiel Ministries. This is a wonderful time to build relationships and show our appreciation for everyone we get to serve with throughout the year by working on the EZ farm.

This event is family-friendly.

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Dec
2
2:00 PM14:00

Serve the City | Children's Hospital Gingerbread Houses

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On Sunday, December 2, we’re making gingerbread houses with families from the Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. We hope this event will be a fun way for families to enjoy themselves and take their minds off of the tough circumstances they are going through. This is also a great way to love on families and invite them into community.

This event is family-friendly.

This event is now full.

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Nov
10
2:00 PM14:00

Serve the City | Transitions Homeless Awareness Week Block Party

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On November 10 from 2:00pm-5:00pm, we’re hanging out tailgating style with Transitions’ residents for Homeless Awareness Week. This is a great opportunity to get to know some of the most marginalized people in our city and invite them into community, while also having a ton of fun. Per tradition, we will have a pie eating contest at the end!

Due to the age restrictions for volunteers at Transitions this is not a family-friendly event.

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Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

Serve the City | Children's Hospital Camp Cole Refresh

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On Sunday, October 28th, we will be up fitting the Camp Cole Facility. Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital uses the facilities to host Camp Kemo where they love on children affected by Cancer and other serious illnesses. This Serve the City event is a great way to support our partnership with the Children’s Hospital and aid them in their mission to care for hurting families.

This event is not young kid-friendly, but if you have elementary to high school age children, they can participate with you. 

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Oct
27
8:30 AM08:30

Serve the City | Ezekiel Ministries Farm Day

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We will be serving Ezekiel Ministries on Saturday, October 27 by going back out to EZ Farms to help out with any work we can assist with. Ezekiel Ministries uses this urban farm to teach kids in their program about responsibility and hard work. This will be a kid-friendly event so feel free to bring your family and invite your LifeGroup. Be sure to once again bring your work gloves, boots, shovels, wheelbarrows, and rakes.

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Oct
23
6:30 PM18:30

Serve the City | Transitions Pumpkin Carving

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On Tuesday, October 23, we will be carving pumpkins with our friends at Transitions. We think carving pumpkins together will be a great way to keep building and sustaining relationships with their residents. Transitions serves and supplies resources and housing for those living in a homeless situation within our city

Please bring your own pumpkin and leave your carving kit at home, we’ve got that covered. This event is not kid-friendly.

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Oct
20
8:00 AM08:00

Serve the City | Home Works House Building Blitz

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On Saturday, October 20th, we will be hosting a House Building Blitz with our Serve the City partner Home Works for America. Many of the homeowners Home Works helps out live in homes that are in utter disrepair and are financially and/or physically unable to do the repairs themselves. This Serve the City event is a great way to leverage your time and abilities to serve those in need in our city.

This event is not young kid-friendly, but if you have middle school or high-school children, they can participate with you. 

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Oct
13
1:00 PM13:00

Serve the City | DSS Hayride & Pumpkin Painting

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Our next Serve the City opportunity will be on Saturday, October 13 from 1:00pm-3:00pm. We're heading out to Sease Farms to love on the staff and clients of DSS by throwing a farm day. We'll have hayrides and pumpkin painting so feel free to bring the whole family and help us serve our STC partner. 

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Jul
13
6:30 PM18:30
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STC | Epworth Field Day

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Join us on Friday, July 13th as we host a Field Day at Epworth Children’s Home. Our Serve the City team has planned a great summer celebration and we need your help running the various game and food stations. Families are welcome to serve together at this event! Field Day will run from 6:30pm-8:30pm, but we would like volunteers to arrive at 5:30pm to help with set-up.

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May
19
1:00 PM13:00
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STC | DSS SuperBowl at AMF Park Lanes

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We're partnered with DSS to serve clients (families, children, and foster parents) who are in the foster care and adoption system. Come support foster families in our community on May 19 at 1:00pm with an amazing afternoon of bowling with their favorite superheroes courtesy of Signal Headquarters. Pizza, drinks, and prizes will be provided. 

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May
12
8:00 AM08:00
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STC | Home Works Building Blitz

On Saturday, May 12th, we will be hosting a House Building Blitz with our Serve the City partner Home Works for America. Many of the homeowners Home Works helps out live in homes that are in utter disrepair and are financially and/or physically unable to do the repairs themselves. This Serve the City event is a great way to leverage your time and abilities to serve those in need in our city.

This event is not young kid-friendly, but if you have middle school or high-school children, they can participate with you. 

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Apr
26
10:00 AM10:00
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STC | Children's Hospital Clinic Games

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On Thursday, April 26 we'll spend the morning serving the kids and families at Palmetto Health Children's Hospital by playing games in the clinic. We think this will be a great way to love on the families there that are currently going through incredibly rough circumstances. If you're interested in helping out please sign up below.

If you have any questions please contact Courtney Tipping.

Sign-ups have closed at this time.

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Dec
14
10:15 AM10:15
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STC | Carver-Lyon Staff Luncheon

Carver-Lyon is in need of volunteers on December 14th from 10:15 - 12:30 to cover teachers classes as they are enjoying their staff luncheon. This will really only involve sitting in the classroom for each teacher from 10:15 - 12:30. We are in need of 10 - 12 volunteers. Sign up below and help serve the teachers of Carver-Lyon Elementary school!

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Nov
12
4:00 PM16:00
STC

Orphan Care Seminar

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On November 12, from 4 to 6:30 pm, we will be hosting an Orphan Care Seminar at Lake Murray Baptist Church.

This event is geared toward anyone who wants to find out more about how they can be a part of caring for orphans in our city or around the world. We will have representatives from several different orphan care agencies on hand to give presentations and answer questions. If you have any interest in orphan care, or even interest in supporting those in our church who do foster and adopt (wraparound care), please come to this event! 

Childcare and refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Rick Stone.

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Nov
4
1:00 PM13:00
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STC | Shandon Neighborhood Block Party

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On Saturday, November 4, we'll be throwing a block party at the 700 block of Meadow St in the Shandon Neighborhood from 1pm to 4pm. This awesome family friendly event is going to be a fun and exciting opportunity to bless the Shandon Neighborhood with the Love of God and at the same time party like we are famous for! We will have bounce houses, games, popcorn, ice cones, cotton candy, music, and lots of socializing opportunities. If you live or work in this area, please make sure you invite your neighbors and coworkers!!

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Oct
21
8:00 AM08:00
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STC | Homeworks Housing Blitz

We will host our Home Works Housing Blitz for our family of churches on October 21 from 8am to 4pm. Home Works Housing Blitz is a Saturday for us to serve through fixing homes for those who are unable to do the work themselves. We'll repair and improve multiple areas of homes that are owned by brothers and sisters that may be widows, elderly, or financially unable to afford necessary home repairs. We'll get to paint, perform various carpentry tasks, and improve the landscaping of their home.

This event is for all adults and is a great way to use your carpentry or painting skills to serve people in our city. Middle and high school students can accompany their parents. It will consist of landscaping, painting, interior home repair, and other home improvement needs. Volunteers can sign up for half day shifts if they can't make all day. 

For more information, contact Richard Pierson.

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Oct
14
5:00 PM17:00
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STC | Children's Hospital Fall Gala

Join us for photography, games, and food! Make sure to get a picture with your favorite superheroes! Come make memories with in-patient families and other families associated with Palmetto Health Children's Hospital. We will be in the Palmetto Health Children's Hospital Atrium from 5:00pm-7:00pm on October 14. All churches are invited to this kid friendly event.

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