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News and Events



Movie Night

December 20, 2019   Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Pickens, SC

It’s Movie Night at Griffin Ebenezer Baptist Church, 556 Garvin St., Pickens, SC 29671 on Saturday, December 20th, 2019 from 6—9:00 PM. The featured movie will be Disney’s The Lion King. Everyone is welcome; however, we ask that any child under the age of 6 have a parent or guardian present the entire event. Refreshments will be provided.

Spiritual Renewal Service

December 31, 2019   Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Central, SC

White Oak Spring Missionary Baptist Church, Central, SC will hold their “Spiritual Renewal Service” will be Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 @ 6:00 P.M. Theme: “A Fresh Start”, Luke 19:1-10.

Emancipation Proclamation Service

January 1, 2020   Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Pickens, SC

Oolenoy River Baptist E&M Association will celebrate “Emancipation Proclamation Service”, Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 @ 10:00 A.M. Theme: “Then, Now, and Before”, Exodus 40:1-9. Rev. J. M. Fleming, President of the Greenville County Branch of the NAACP will be the guest speaker. This service will be held at the Association’s Headquarters, 301 Secona Road, Pickens, S.C.

BEMCSC Mid-Winter Session

January 6, 2020 - January 7, 2020   Time: TBA
Location: Columbia, SC

The Baptist E&M Convention of South Carolina will hold its “BEMCSC Mid-Winter Session” on January 6th–7th, 2020 @ Central Baptist Church, 3625 Clement Rd., Columbia, SC. Dr. Ricky R. Ezell, Sr. is the Host Pastor. The guest Preacher for the session is Dr. Charles Goodwin, Pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church, Augusta, Ga.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program

January 19, 2020   Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Pickens, SC

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program will be hosted by the Women’s Union, Sunday, January 19th, 2020 @ 4:00 P.M. Theme: Honoring the Man and His Dream. Sis. Shelia Crawford, President of the Pickens County NAACP Branch will be the guest speaker. The event will be held at the Oolenoy River Association Building, 301 Secona Road, Pickens, SC.

Honoring and Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

January 20, 2020   Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Pickens, SC

Honoring and Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will be held at Griffin Ebenezer Baptist Church and Pickens County Courthouse, Pickens, SC, Monday, January 20th, 2020 from 10:00 AM—Until.

Semi-Annual Session

February 15, 2020   Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Pickens, SC

Oolenoy River Baptist E&M Association will hold our Semi-Annual Session on Saturday, February 15th, 2020 @ 9:00 A.M. at the Association’s Headquarters, 301 Secona Road, Pickens, S.C. Theme: “United and Growing Together for Kingdom Work”, Acts 2:44, 46-47. Dr. O. T. Hill, Pastor of  Beaverdam Baptist Church, Enoree, SC will be our guest speaker for this session. Requesting ALL Association Churches to participate. Contact Moderator Oglesby or Rev. Alphonso T. Houston, Vice Moderator for additional information.