One Anothering

Through this program members of our congregation visit other members who may be shut in or are otherwise restricted in their ability to get out. The purpose of these regular visits is to share the care of the congregation for those being visited.

Requests for visits or to volunteer to be a One Anothering Visitor should go to Jane Summey Mullennix.


We provide fellowship for all our members through:

  • Faith and Film - Usually 4th Sundays at 6 pm - click here for schedule
  • Chili Cook-Off - February 9, 2020, noon. Click here for more info.
  • Basketball Banquet - March 8, 2020, noon
  • MusicFest Reception - April 26, 2020, 5 p.m.
  • Vacation Bible School - June 15-19, 2020
  • Trunk or Treat/Fall Festival - date to be determined
  • Fall Weekend at Montreat (NC) - Oct. 16-18, 2020 (to be confirmed)
  • Hanging of the Greens - date to be determined
  • Joy Gift Christmas Luncheon/Agape Choir Bake Sale - December 13, 2020
Chalk Paint Prayers

Chalk Paint Prayers

On June 12, the Congregation came together for scripture, prayers and community, creating beautiful images and promises from the Bible, as a testimony of God's faithfulness.

The aim of the DeaconCare Program is to: Connect people to God, in worship, fellowship, and service, Connect people to each other in the life of the congregation and its mission in the world. By connecting we offer, share and receive God's care and participate in the work to which God has called us. Read More
Friendship Fellowship

Luncheon & Programs -- click here.
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
Cost $5/person at the OAPC Welcome Center
Community welcome! No reservation required.
Future dates to be determined.

Calling all Inactive Stephen Ministers If you have served as a Stephen Minister in the past and think you might be interested in serving again, the Stephen Ministry Program at OAPC would love to have you back! Please consider your call and take a moment to decide whether or not you would like to enter back into an active caring relationship. Contact Jo Grier, 803-328-1326, if you are interested in serving or if you have any questions. Read More
Coping with COVID-19 & Other Life Challenges
The Congregational Care Committee asked the Reverend Randy McSpadden, PC (USA) pastor and Pastoral Counselor, to provide some “Little Talks” on coping with the challenges of these stressful days,
drawing from the resources of our faith. 
Click here for thoughtful words of encouragement.

1. Fear

2. Anxiety

3. Depression