The truth of the ancient faith still speaks to the challenges of our contemporary world.

Our worship is rooted in the tradition of the “Apostles’ teaching (Holy Scripture), fellowship, the breaking of bread (Holy Communion) and the prayers” (Acts 2.42). This historic liturgy of the Church proclaims the message of the Good News that Jesus Christ—by his life, death, resurrection and ascension—can make us truly free. 

What to Expect

getting to know you

What's coming up

 
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It's been said that the most racially divided place in America is the church,
and we want to begin to address that!

Our first annual Preaching Mission.

A preaching mission is just that: an opportunity to hear the gospel preached in another voice. Because our churches are in the same town, we also get to invite their parishioners to join us in worship.
We'll enjoy the simple, beautiful liturgy of the Evening Prayer with the dynamic preaching of our guest (the Revd Dr) Jamey O Graham of St John Baptist Church, Columbia.

 

There will be childcare and refreshments.

Please come!
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about our preacher

Reverend Graham is a graduate of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School (CRCDS) where he received a Master of Divinity degree. He has also earned his Doctorate of Ministry degree at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to his studies at CRCDS and McCormick Theological Seminary, Reverend Graham studied abroad at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, which afforded him the opportunity to travel extensively throughout the Holy Land.

Reverend Graham has served as pastor of the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church of Darlington S.C. and is currently pastor of Saint John Baptist Church in Columbia, South Carolina. Under his leadership at Saint John Baptist Church, the surrounding community is being helped through the Food Pantry and Benevolence Ministry. On Christmas Eve, Saint John Baptist Church reaches out to the homeless/hopefuls and needy in the community with a dinner meal at the church. Over 800 persons from agencies and facilities that serve the homeless are in attendance.

He currently serves as the Moderator of the Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Association and is currently serving as a Regional Vice-President for The Baptist Education and Missionary Convention of South Carolina. Reverend Graham has served on University of South Carolina Project Impact and on the Advisory Board of Project F.A.I.T.H (Fostering AIDS Initiatives That Heal) which is a state-wide demonstration project of the South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council (SCHAC) designed to empower and build the capacity of churches and other faith-based entities to create local solutions to local problems. The initiative included the provision of funding for thirty-four churches within the state of South Carolina. Reverend Graham has also served on the Advisory Board of South Carolina Community Bank.

He is married to the former Ms. Yvette Dukes of Kingstree, South Carolina, who is a third grade teacher at Polo Elementary School. Together they have three children, Jamey O'Neal Graham, Jr., Jayda Orin Graham and Jasmyn Olivia Graham.

Reverend Graham's love for preaching the gospel with clarity and power affords him the privilege to conduct revivals, seminars, and other workshops for church growth and development. He is a gospel preacher and a Christian gentleman. He loves the Lord and his soul's desire is to be like Jesus.

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Sundays

9a Eucharist

The Anglican liturgy of Word and Sacrament with a more traditional musical selection.

11.15a Eucharist

The Anglican liturgy of Word and Sacrament with a more contemporary musical selection.

6p Vespers

The Evening Prayer liturgy with hymns, sung Psalms and Canticles, and a brief homily.


Week Day Services

9a Morning Prayer

The Morning Prayer Daily Office is observed on Mondays, Tuesday & Thursdays in the Chapel.

7.30a Wednesday Eucharist

Midweek Eucharist with a short homily in the Chapel.


During the Summer months, we have one service at 10.30a.

On special occasions our normal schedule changes,
please check our calendar for service times.