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Services

  • Sunday School 10:00 am
    Worship            11:00 am
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Children

  • Children's worship 11:30 am
  • NOTE: The nursery is available for babies & toddlers (up to age 3)
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Bible Study

  • Sunday at 10:00 am
  • Wednesday 7:00 pm
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Weekdays

  • Youth Bible Study and Fellowship  Wednesday evening 6:30 pm
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Corinth Baptist Church

1910 Camden Rd.
Vance, SC 29163
(803) 496-5110
Rev. Dan Johnson

 

 

 
 

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

 

SUNDAY SCHEDULE

Sunday School 10:00 AM

Worship Service 11:00 AM


 

WEEKDAY SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY

Youth Fellowship & Bible Study 6:30 PM

Adult Prayer & Bible Study 7:00 PM

Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal 7:45 PM

ABOUT US

ABOUT US

A HISTORY OF CORINTH BAPTIST CHURCH

 

The history of Corinth Baptist Church goes back to 1856 when its first building

was built and dedicated as a branch of Antioch Church

 

Corinth Baptist Church officially organized and adopted a covenant on September 20, 1868

The total membership in 1868 was 55. Since its beginning, Corinth has experienced

growth and expansion. Both First Baptist Church of Holly Hill and Eutawville Baptist Church have their roots sprouted from Corinth Baptist Church.


 

MINISTRIES

YOUTH

In addition to our Wednesday night meetings, the youth group had a successful Bake Sale in December. This is a great group of thoughtful and faithful young people. Please continue to keep them in your prayers.

COMMUNITY

Corinth Baptist Church family has a history of doing various outreach ministries
 

These include, but are not limited to, ministering to the shut-ins, working with the ladies at Hebron Grace, working with the boys home in Orangeburg, sending letters to Friends of Troops, collecting items and food for the less fortunate, and filling shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child every year This year we filled 110 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child!
 


 

PASTOR'S PAGE

Pastor

Pastor Dan Johnson

 

    
    Rev Dan Johnson
 

Dan was born and raised in North Charleston, SC. He graduated from the College of Charleston in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a minor in Secondary Education. Dan graduated from Temple Baptist Theological Seminary in 1983 with a Master of Divinity in Theology.

He and his wife, Pam, were married on August 7, 1982. They have two children. Their son, Tim, and his wife, Ashley, live in Washington DC. Their daughter, Katelyn, is attending Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL. They have lived in Chattanooga TN, Proctorville, OH, Gainesville and Middleburg, FL, North Charleston and Summerville, SC.

Dan and Pam are emeritus missionaries from the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. They served from 1996-2015 in East Africa. While on the mission field they lived in Arusha, Ifakara, Dar Es Salaam, Morogoro, and Moshi Tanzania and Nairobi, Kenya.


 



 

 




 



 

MISSIONS

Corinth Baptist Church is a member of the Screven Baptist Association and cooperates with other Southern Baptist Churches through the South Carolina Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Convention in proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ and be His witnesses in our Jerusalem (the communities around Corinth Baptist Church), in our Judea (South Carolina), in our Samaria (USA), and to the ends of the earth.

Hebron Grace Home
The Hebron Grace Home mission project continues! The call came from HGH that they needed kitchen supplies and food reserves. So, for the whole month of June, our folks and others brought what they could to help out this ministry to women who want have victory over addictions in their lives. On July 14, we loaded one pickup truck, one van, and one SUV with all the items that were donated and delivered them to HGH. They were so appreciative and overwhelmed by our support from us as well as others in the community. The team leaders there kept thanking us and also emphasized that without local community support, they could not continue their mission to these women. We also received a tour of their facilities, were served lunch, heard a testimony of one of the women who had been through the program and was now living free, and even were given some peaches to take home! Thank you all for your support for this ministry in our community that is reaching women from many places!

We are supporting missions in the United States and in Tanzania, come to Sunday Worship and listen to the weekly Mission Moment update!



 

NEWS & EVENTS

Our current sanctuary was dedicated on December 9, 1918 and has been in use since that date.
We would like to thank all who had a part in making this a special celebration.

A copy of the program is listed below.

CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
CORINTH BAPTIST CHURCH
December 9, 2018
Welcome
Prayer
Hymn                   Come Thou Almighty King                      247
Poem
Guest 1 Songs/Remarks
History                                                Chronology 1916-1917
Hymn                    How Firm A Foundation                       338
Guest 2 Songs/Remarks
Memories
History                                                          Chronology 1918
Guest 3 Songs/Remarks
History                                                                                    
Corinth Baptist Church Songs/Remarks
History                                                                                    
Poem
Hymn                         How I Love Thy Kingdom                      
Prayer
Dismiss                                                                                   
 
If you are visiting with us please know that you are welcome. Our prayer is that you will have a true worship experience and will be led by the Lord to the church that is in His plan for your life. We would be honored to have you join the Family of God called Corinth Baptist Church.
  
Beginnings
Corinth Church, as a branch of the Antioch Church, was built during the year 1856 in December of the year. She remained a branch of the Antioch Church for twelve years, during which time she was served by four pastors: the Reverends Thomas Mellichamp Mahoney, Thomas Dawson, James Hunter, and W.B. Elkin
On the 20th of September, 1868, an organizational meeting was held, under the leadership of Brother Elkin and the “Corinth Baptist Church of Christ” Church Covenant was adopted.
1868 Membership was composed of eleven Caucasian men and twenty two Caucasian women along with eight African American men and fourteen African American women.
By 1918 the church had 140 members.
 
Mother Church

Corinth Church has been blessed with the joy and privilege of being mother of two younger churches. In 1895, a group of her members, led by Brother M. H. Shingler, saw the need for a church in Eutawville, so on September 15, 1895, letters were granted to six men and six women for the purpose of organizing the Eutawville Baptist Church.
In 1910, a group of three men and five women, led by Deacon A.F. Joyner, withdrew from Corinth to organize the Holly Hill Baptist Church. Their letters were granted on May 15, 1910.
 
Buildings
There are no records in the Church Book of the construction or cost of the first two church buildings, but members of the church distinctly recalled that there were two buildings before the present one. The first was a simple, one room structure with the baptismal font outside. The second building had an indoor baptistry and several Sunday School rooms.
The vision of the new church grew. When they built the new House of God, it was, and continues to be a place of beauty dignity and inspiration.
 
One thing I ask from the LORD, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple. Psalm 27: 4


 

 

CONTACT US

Corinth Baptist Church   1910 Camden Rd   Vance, SC 29163   (803) 496-5110






 
 

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