Church Announcements


Sabbath, August 11, 2018

PATHFINDER/ADVENTURER REGISTRATION. Registration for Pathfinders and Adventurers will be this Sunday, August 12th at 10 am. If you have the passion for young children and are interested in helping, we invite you to join us. We are looking for more teachers. Our activities include working on honors, camping, and experiencing God’s amazing creation.

CAMPUS WORKBEE! There will be a church-wide workbee TOMORROW (August 12th) from 8:00 am-1: 00 pm. This will include church yard work, school and gym work, to prepare CAA for another year. A list of details are available in the lobby or call 803-600-0834, Kevin.

A/V TRAINING SESSION. We invite all new and returning participants to audiovisual training on Sunday, August 12th at 1:00 pm. We also invite anyone interested to come to join us!

HEALTH FOOD STORE ORDERS. the next order of the health food store is due by this Tuesday, August 14th. To place your order, please call Linda at 348-0932.

DINNER AND SHOW!! Next Weekend, August 19th at 5:00 pm Your Pathfinder and Adventurer clubs will be hosting a “Dinner and Show Fundraiser Event” The cost is $10.00/person. The funds raised will directly help in sending Pathfinders to 2019 Oshkosh International Camporee. So put it on your calendar for next weekend. This will be a great event!

AUGUST 19TH TALENT SHOW! The Pathfinder and Adventurer Clubs would like you to come and share your talent! Whether you Sing, do poetry, play an instrument, do comedy, or have an act, share it with us! Start preparing now for this exciting event. We look forward to seeing you there! Contact Quinn or John for more information.

FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES (MOPS). The next Training and Learning for the Moms of Preschoolers (MOPS) will be Thursday morning, August 2nd from 9:00 am – 11:00 am, with lunch. Come to find a way that you can support the MOPS Ministry to “find our fire” for Jesus and our families. Please let us know if you plan to attend by contacting Larue at 803-556-6422 (email-, or Jessica 760-793-4793 (email-

21 DAY DANIEL FAST AND PRAYER, AUGUST 1 – 24. Members of the Columbia First Church are invited to pray and fast as Daniel did for 21 days, eating healthy foods (avoiding sweets, treats, and meats) and abstaining from routine items in your diet. Devote this time to seeking God’s face with all your heart.

PATHFINDERS/ADVENTURER MINISTRY TO THE HOMELESS. Place a bless bag in the box in the foyer for the homeless. Contact the Pathfinder and Adventurer leaders for more information.

MT PISGAH ACADEMY REGISTRATION. New student and Senior registration will be Wednesday, August 15, 2018, from 4 pm – 7 pm. Registration for Sophomores and Juniors will be on Sunday, August 19, 2018, from 10 am – 2 pm. If you are interested in sending your child to Mt. Pisgah Academy, please begin the enrollment process online at For any inquiries, please call 828-667-2535 or e-mail the principal at Classes begin on August 20, 2018.