Saint John Baptist Church
"Blessed to be a Blessing." Genesis 1:27-28, 12:1-3; Deuteronomy 28:1-14
3404 West Beltline Boulevard
Columbia, South Carolina 29203
Church Office: 803-254-4170
Facsimile: 803-254-4036
Preparatory School: 803-256-8542
E-mail: stjohnbaptistchurch@sc.rr.com

News and Events


RecurringWeekly Bible Study

Weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays
Location: Saint John Baptist Church
WEEKLY BIBLE STUDY
FROM CREATION TO CHRIST...
Build and Strengthen
Your Biblical Foundation
Monday night at 7:30 p.m.
and
Wednesday night at 6:00 p.m.
Classes are available for children, youth, and adults

RecurringSunday Morning Worship Service

Weekly
Location: Saint John Baptist Church -- Columbia

 


SERMON
May 20, 2018
Reverend Dr. Jamey O. Graham, Sr., Pastor

"Seeing Your Blessings Through The Eyes of Faith"
"What Happens When You See"
Mark 10:46-52 – NKJV
To view the sermon and sermon notes click on "Videos" from the Homepage.

RecurringYAMs - Sunday School Breakfast

Sunday Mornings
Location: Saint John Baptist Church -- Columbia
Contact: YAMs  
YAMs
Young Adult Ministry
invite you to
Sunday School Breakfast
Sunday Mornings
8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

RecurringLunch Buddy Program

Two Wednesdays per month
Location: Watkins Nance Elementary School

 


Volunteers are Needed!!!

Lunch Buddy Program
at
Watkins Nance Elementary School
Wednesdays -- two times per month

Contact
Mrs. Connie Epps
788-5749 or 240-0799

RecurringSunday School - Next Week's Lesson

Weekly Sunday Mornings
Location: Saint John Baptist Church, Columbia
Contact:   Email:  

Join Us Next Sunday for Sunday School
9:00 a.m.
May 27, 2018
Rejoicing in Restoration
Bible Background: Leviticus 16; Psalm 34; Hebrews 2:5-8
Devotional Reading: Hebrews 7:20-28

(Keep in Mind)
"O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him" (Psalm 34:8).

DAILY BIBLE READINGS


Monday             The Atoning Sacrifice for the People             Leviticus 16:15-19
Tuesday             The Lord Hears the Righteous Cry                Psalm 34:11-18
Wednesday        Jesus Tasted Death for Everyone                  Hebrews 2:5-9
Thursday           Jesus Brings Salvation Through Suffering    Hebrews 2:10-13
Friday                Jesus Destroys the Devil's Power                  Hebrews 2:14-16
Saturday            Jesus, the People's High Priest Forever         Hebrews 7:18-28
Sunday               Jesus, Our Redeemer and Deliverer              Psalm 34:1-10; Hebrews 2:17-18

RecurringYouth and Children's Bible Study

Weekly
Location: Saint John Baptist Church -- Columbia
YOUTH BIBLE STUDY
STRENGTH

IN

GOD
Psalm 27:3

Wednesday Evenings at 6:00 p.m.
Are your children missing out?  They don't have to...
Children ages 5 - 17 are invited to join us every
Wednesday @ 6:00 p.m.
for a spiritual POWERHOUR!!!








Search for A Kidney Donor

April 25, 2018 - May 25, 2018   Time: TBA

DR TAUNDOLYN SUBER-MITCHELL
Searches for a Kidney Donor and Prepares for a Transplant
Support Contribution Levels
Platinum -- $1,000
Gold - $500 to $999
Silver - $100 to 499
Bronze - $50 to $99
Patron - $5 - $49

Contributions can be made via:
PayPal:  PayPal.me/drsuberneedsakidney
Cash.me/Ca$hApp:  $drsuberneedsakidney
Mail:  NFT South Carolina - In Honor of:  Taundolyn Suber-Mitchell
5350 Popular Avenue
Suite 850
Memphis, TN  38119
drsuberneedsakidney.com
drsuberneedsakidney@gmail.com
Text/Call:  803-849-5929
Facebook.com/drsuberneedsakidney
Twitter:  @kidney4drsuber
Instagram:  @kidney4drsuber
YOUR SUPPORT IS GREATLY APPRECIATED
#TEAMTAUNDOLYN
#DRSUBERNEEDSAKIDNEY




Free Legal Clinic for Eligible Veterans

May 17, 2018 - May 31, 2018   Time: TBA
Location: Lawyers 4 Vets

LAWYERS 4 VETS
Free Legal Clinic for Eligible Veterans
A free legal clinic is available in the Columbia, SC area for low income Midlands Veterans.
Only limited legal services provided. 
Call about getting help with:

**  South Carolina child support orders and modifications
**  Expungement of SC criminal records, and/or pardon applications
**  Simple will and/or healthcare power of attorney (available for veterans and their spouse)

To be screened for an appointment call:
Toll Free (877) 289-6000
www.columbiasc.va.gov/Lawyers4Vets.asp
Clinics are by appointment only


Legal advice/assistance at no cost - but court cost or other fees are the resposibilty if the veterans.



South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center
Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center


Download from Saint John Baptist Church Website
Click:  Resources + Downloads + Lawyers 4 Vets


 


Volunteers

May 20, 2018 - May 24, 2018   Time: TBA

VOLUNTEERS
needed to help maintain the Church's Flowers
inside and outside the church.
Please contact church office for more information.


Annual Training for Senior Farmers Market

May 24, 2018   Time: 11:00 AM
Location: SC Departmernt of Social Services

ANNUAL TRAINING FOR VOLUNTEERS
SENIOR FARMERS MARKET
Thursday, May 24, 2018
11:00 a.m.
SC Department of Social Services
1535 Confederate Avenue
Columbia, SC  29201

"If you are unable to attend this training,
you will still be able to volunteer for the Farmers Market."
To sign up for any or all events, please see a member of the Food Pantry Ministry in the vestibule after service


JoyFest

May 26, 2018 - May 25, 2018   Time: TBA
Location: Carowinds Theme Park

FINAL BALANCE IS DUE FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PAID
THE DEPOSIT
Sunday, April 29, 2018

Carowinds Theme Park

presents
JOYFEST
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Cost $55.00 per person
A non-refundable deposit of $15.00 is required to reserve your ticket.
Cost includes:
A full day of Gospel Concerts
Endless Rides

Waterpark Fun
All you can eat Lunch and Transportation


Sponsored by the VIBE Ministry

Please contact Annette Counts at 803-413-8492
Minister Darrell Vanderhorst at 910-474-9130
Only a limited number of tickets are available.


Senior Health Fair

May 30, 2018   Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Charles R. Drew Wellness Center

SENIOR HEALTH FAIR
May 30, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Charles R. Drew Wellness Center
2101 Walker Solomon Way
Ages 50 and up / FREE
INFO:  803-545-3100
Columbiasc.net


FREE SCREENINGS (blood pressure, A1C kidney & etc.)
ACTIVITY ZONE (Zumba, yoga, urban boot camp, etc.
ENTER TO WIN (FitBit, NutriBullet, Exercise equipment & more)


Download from Saint John Baptist Church Website
Click:  Resources + Downloads + Senior Health Fair


Youth Career Expo

May 31, 2018   Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Dutch Square Mall

YOUTH CAREER EXPO
Dutch Square Mall
471 Bush River Road
Columbia, SC  29210
Thursday, May 31, 2018
3:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
This event is FREE and OPEN to the public
OVER 20+ Employees
•Need assistance getting connected with top employers?
•Would you like to earn wages while receiving great training?
•Need assistance starting your career?
Your Future Starts Here?


Download:  from Saint John Baptist Church Website.
Click:  “Resources”, “Download”, and  “Youth Career Expo”


2018 Israel Brooks Memorial Scholarship

June 1, 2018   Time: 11:45 PM

High School Seniors and Undergraduate College Students
apply for the
2018 Israel Brooks Memorial Scholarship
Application Open Online:  April 15, 2018
Application Dedline:  Friday, June 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
For more information and Requirements
Visit our NEW website and click on the Scholarship tab.
http://www.ibrooksfoundation.com


Senior Farmers Market

June 2, 2018   Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Saint John Baptist Church, Columbia, SC 29203

SENIOR FARMERS MARKET
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Saint John Fellwoship Hall
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

"We will need volunteers for setup, client intake, survey takers and clean-up"
To sign up for any or all events, please see a member of the Food Pantry Ministry in the vestibule after service


"Physical Defense, Spiritual Defense"

June 9, 2018   Time: 9:00 AM

ALL IN FOR GOD (AIFG) AND PRECISION TACTICS
presents
"Physical Defense, Spiritual Defense"
Saturday, June 9, 2018
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 p.m.
Women Learn Self Defense 
Strategies, Techniques and Most Importantly
Spiritual Defense Strategies
Speaker on Spiritual Defense - Mrs. Ann Mickle
Donation Accepted
Donations will be given to the Hannah House Women's Shelter, Lighthouse for Life
(Building safe houses for women rescued from human trafficking and ministries
Hannah house and Lighthouse for life will share the impact they are making in the lives of women
Don't Miss This
Register by May 28, 2018 (Memorial Day)
Contact:  Julia Christie or Deidre Cobb McRae
803-206-1081 or 803-414-7430
Lunch Provided


Baccalaureate-Promotion Sunday 2018

June 10, 2018   Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Saint John Baptist Church, Columbia, SC 29203

Baccalaureate-Promotion Sunday 2018
will be held
Sunday,
June 10, 2018
during morning worship service.
Promotion Sign-up sheets will be available in the vestibule
during the month of May 2018
before and after service.
Parents please write students’ first and last name and contact information.


Thank you for your cooperation.
The Tutorial Education Ministry


 


Women's Baptist E & M Convention of SC

June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018   Time: TBA
Location: Reedy Fork Baptist Church, Simpsonville, SC

THE WOMEN'S BAPTIST E & M CONVENTION OF SC
June 11-15, 2018
Reedy Fork Baptist Church
Simpsonville, SC
Young Women's Day (YWA) -- Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Call Crystal Myers - (803) 682-6506
 


Free Classes June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018   Time: 5:30 PM
Contact: The Cooperative Ministry  

FREE CLASSES
* Credit Repair
* Home Buying
* Money Myths

HEAR EXPERTS SPEAK ON THESE TOPICS
Money Myths Revealed
June 13, 2018
5:30 p.m.

Feel free to bring a friend.  Light refreshments provided.
The Cooperative Ministry
3821 West Beltline Boulevard

Columbia, SC  29204
803-799-0935
jgpote@coopmin.org


See "Resources" and click on "Downloads" on the
Saint John Baptist Church Website:
saintjohnbaptistchurch1908.com
 


 


Men's Day

June 17, 2018   Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Saint John Baptist Church, Columbia, SC 29203

Saint John Baptist Church
MEN'S DAY
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Reverend Preston Wilson
Men's Day Speaker

The Men's Day Choir Rehearsal Dates and Time:


Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

We are asking all men of Saint John to meet for a few minutes after service
Sunday, April 29, 2018
in the Choir Stand for addtional details.


Urban Discovery Ministry

June 22, 2018 - July 2, 2018   Time: TBA
Location: Nairobi, Kenya Africa

Urban Discovery Ministry


June 22 – July 2, 2018
Nairobi, Kenya Africa
Held at the Hope Center near one of the largest slums in Kenya
The “ONE DIED FOR ALL” Basketball Camp
Training for Pastors and Leaders

SJBC Participants:
Minister Darrell Vandershorst
Jeraline Rodgers
Jada Rodgers


 Cost $2500.00 per person
Saint John we are asking for your help and sponsorship


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