Advent & Christmas Events Around the Diocese

The following events are either by or of special interest to the Anglican Diocese of South Carolina.  To add an event to this page fill out the submission form.

“Finding Peace in a Season of Uncertainty,” An Advent Women’s Luncheon with Susan Yates
St. Philip’s Church, Charleston, December 6, 12 – 1 p.m.

On Friday, December 6, 2019, from 12:00 p.m. – 1 p.m. This Advent St. Philip’s women’s group (called ECW for “Every Church Women,” ) will host a luncheon with guest speaker Susan Alexander Yates speaking on “Finding Peace in a Season of Uncertainty.” Susan is a mom to five children (including a set of twins) and grandmother to 21 (including a set of quadruplets!). Susan and her husband John, the retired senior pastor of The Falls Church Anglican, have been married 49 years. Susan has written 15 books and speaks on the subjects of marriage, parenting, faith, and women’s issues. She blogs on the topic of “Wisdom for Each Season” at Susan is a North Carolina Tarheel. She loves Monday night football, ACC basketball, shooting hoops with her grandsons, hiking and riding horseback with her husband, running and talking with girlfriends. Susan’s favorite time of the year is June when all her kids and grandkids are together for a week of “cousins and family camp” in the foothills of the Shenandoah Mountains of Virginia. Register here.

Coker University Concert
St. Bartholomew Church, Hartsville, December 7, 7:30 p.m. and December 8, 3:30 p.m.

On Saturday, December 7, 2019, at 7:30 p.m and Sunday, December 8, 2019, at 3:30 pm, the Coker University Choral Singers will present a selection of holiday music under the leadership of Jerron Jorgensen at St. Bartholomew Church at 103 Campus Drive in Hartsville. Contact Audrey Tripp at 843-332-8765 or for more information. Visit their website here.

Lessons and Carols
Prince George Winyah, Georgetown, December 11, 7 p.m.

On Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at 7:00 p.m, you are cordially invited to an Advent Lessons and Carols at Prince George Winyah at 300 Broad Street in Georgetown. Invite your friends and neighbors to a night of music and fun. Contact Mary White at 843-546-4358 or View their upcoming events here.

Community Carol Sing
St. Philip’s Church, Charleston, December 18, 12:30 p.m.

On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 12:30 p.m, come add your voice to the glorious sounds of the Advent and Christmas season. After singing, enjoy a boxed lunch and fellowship in the Parish Hall at St. Philip’s Church at 142 Church Street in Charleston. Contact Lea Andrews at 843-722-7734 or for more information or view the event here.