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What’s Happening at Berea Friendship United Methodist Church

 In the event that we ever have to cancel services due to inclement weather, please call 864-246-4311 and listen to the recording for changes in service times or closings.
Any changes or cancellations will also be reported on WSPA-TV Channel 7.



Sunday, Sept. 3  Communion Sunday
Sunday, Sept. 17 Covered dish luncheon after the worship service. Bring your most delicious dish!
Sunday, Sept. 24 Charge Conference,  3 PM at New St. Luke UMC in Travelers Rest
Saturday, Sept. 30 Fall Festival, 1 – 3 PM


During the November Administrative Council Meeting a new policy was adopted. The Administrative Council, Finance Committee, and Trustees will start meeting quarterly on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.  in the Ruth Bible Class.

Administrative Council:  October 11th. SPECIAL CALLED MEETING ON SEPT. 11 at 6:30 PM.

Finance Committee:  November 8th.

Trustee Committee:   September 13th, December 13th.

Committee chairs can call a special meeting if needed at other times.


1st Sunday Holy Communion is served during worship
3rd Tuesday Morning Circle meets at 10 AM in Quilters Room.
3rd Saturday United Methodist Men meet from 8 – 10 AM for breakfast and fellowship.
3rd Saturday Shalom Circle – We will meet on Sept. 16th to attend the Greenville District Annual Meeting at St. Mark UMC.
3rd Sunday Covered Dish Lunch immediately following Worship Service; bring your most delicious dish!
4th Thursday Inspiration Group for Senior Adults. On September 28th, we will meet at the church at 10:30 to go apple picking at Justus Orchard.
We will have lunch afterwards.


Sunday Sunday School for all ages at 9:30 AM

Worship Service in the sanctuary at 10:30 AM

Familia Esperanza tendran su Servicio de Adoracion en el Salon de Compañerismo a la 1 PM

Tuesday Quilters meet from 10 AM – 2 PM and 7 – 9 PM in the Quilter’s Hut
Wednesday Bible Study from 4:30 – 5:30 PM in the Huckaby Classroom **NO BIBLE STUDY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**
Wednesday Supper from 5:30 – 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall; please make or cancel reservations by noon on Monday. Sign up sheet is on the door at the rear of the sanctuary, or you can call the church office at 246-4311. NO WEDNESDAY NIGHT SUPPERS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Wednesday Choir practice at 7 PM in the sanctuary
Thursday Quilters meet at 10 AM in Quilter’s Hut


October 1st – United Ministsries Transformation Walk
October 14th – Church Calendar Workshop
October 21st – UMW World Thank Brunch
October 31st – Trunk or Treat!
November 3rd & 4th – Annual Church Bazaar