Faith & Values Calendar
‘Songs for Our Fathers’
What: The program will present spiritual and gospel favorites in honor of our earthly fathers and Our Heavenly Father, featuring the choirs from St. Mark’s and Mount Zion AME under the direction of Wayne French.
When: 5:30 p.m. June 17
Where: St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 16 Thomas St.
What: Christian-centered 12 step program begins with dinner, followed by praise and worship, a lesson, group discussions and fellowship.
When: 6 p.m. Sundays
Where: The Baptist Church @ Riverland Terrace, 2023 Wappoo Drive, James Island
more info: Darryl at firstname.lastname@example.org
Power Outreach Lunch
What: The Greater Charleston Chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International welcome Dr. George Williams, Professor of School Of Education at The Citadel, to tell his story of coming to Christ. Women are welcome and first-time guests can eat free (with event notice).
When: Noon-1 p.m. June 20
Where: Ryan’s, 829 St. Andrews Blvd., Charleston
More Info: 571-6767 or 729-8491 or www.gccfgbmficsc.org
Festival of Joy
What: This weekend event will include teachings, demonstrations and healing prayer workshops, as well as evening tent revivals with local worship music artists, food, fellowship and prayer ministry.
When: 5:30 p.m. June 22, 8:30 a.m. June 23, 10:30 a.m. June 24
Where: St. John’s Chapel, 18 Hanover St.
More Info: 720-3603 or www.diosc.com
What: Presented by the Without Walls ministry, this event will discuss post-disaster issues such as food storage, water, solar power, gardening, security, sanitation, medical needs and more, inclu- ding raising chickens and beekeeping.
When: 6:30-9 p.m. June 22, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 23
Where: First Assembly of God, 2957 Savannah Highway, Charle- ston
Price: $15 advance, $18 at door
More Info: 958-0703 or www.withoutwallsministry.org/ preppers
Gospel Benefit Concert
What: Christian artists Michael English and David and Amanda Hill will present a benefit concert for Doors to Freedom.
When: 7 p.m. June 22
Where: Faith Assembly of God, 337 Farmington Road, Summerville
Sunday, June 24
What: Presented by My Sister’s Heart and Disciples on a Mission For God Ministry, this event will feature local choirs and artists, including Echoes of Harmony, The Dixiers, Gospel Connections, soloist Hussain Williams and more. Proceeds will benefit community youth programs.
When: 4-7 p.m. June 24
Where: Sterett Hall Auditorium, 1530 7th St., Old Charleston Naval Base, North Charleston
Price: $15 advance adult tickets, $20 at door, children 10 and under are free
More Info: 494-9413
What: New Tabernacle Fourth’s Young Adult Choir will celebrate its first anniversary and other gospel choirs have also been asked to participate.
When: 4 p.m. June 24
Where: New Tabernacle Fourth Baptist Church, 22 Elizabeth St.
More Info: 722-1475
Vacation Bible School
Ashley River Baptist
What: LifeWay’s “Amazing Wonders Aviation” series will be the week’s theme and is designed for children who have completed 4K-6th grade.
When: 9 a.m.-noon June 18-22
Where: Ashley River Baptist Church, 1101 Savannah Highway, Charleston
More Info: 766-5521 or www.ashleyriverchurch.org/vbs
St. Timothy Lutheran
What: Children will rotate through stations with games, Bible stories and verses, crafts/science and theater, in addition to music and prayer. Open to children age 3 through 5th grade and a snack will be served.
When: 6-8 p.m. June 18-22
Where: St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 200 S. Goose Creek Blvd., Goose Creek
More Info: 553-4175 or www.sainttimothylutheran.org