Adopt a Teacher
Attention all teachers & teacher assistants! This year we are “Adopting a teacher” for the upcoming school year. Please submit your name, school name, phone number, email, your birthdate & your wish list for the upcoming school year. Please email to or see us in the foyer at the “adopt a Teacher” table. Please have your information submitted by June 5th!! Also save the date for our bookbag service on Sunday, August 7th.

Week of 3/27/22

Easter Egg Hunt & Candy

Mark your calendars for Sunday, April 10th for the LBC Annual Easter Egg Hunt Sunday from 4:00–6:00 PM. We need lots of volunteers to help with this event. Please sign up in the lobby! We also need lots of candy to stuff all these eggs so we are asking everyone to bring non-chocolate, nut free candy! There is a bin in the Lobby for candy. 

Easter Sunday Worship Service

Invite your friends and family for a special Easter Sunday Worship Service! On Sunday, April 17th our Praise Band and Choir will be leading a special service to celebrate this special day where we celebrate that HE is risen and we have eternal life! More information to come in the next week! 

Sonflower Cafe 

We are so excited to bring you all a pop-up café on Sunday April 3 after the 11:00 service! This sandwich lunch and bake sale is going to help sponsor our kids going to Camp Longridge in July. Did you know it costs over $6,000 to send 20 kids to camp?! Please see Winky Staton or Brittany Terlinde if you are interested in helping! Everyone else, mark your calendars for April the 3rd! The kids can’t wait to serve you! 

Grief Share 

We are excited to announce the start of Grief Share on Sunday Evenings at 6:00 PM in the conference room. This is a wonderful ministry to help walk through the loss of a loved one and moving forward. Anyone who would like to join is welcome and can find out more through Pastor Bobby or Tina Anderson. 

Discover Lakewood Sunday, May 15th 

We will be holding our monthly Discover Lakewood lunch for our visitors and those interested in joining our Lakewood Family. Come and meet our staff and ask any questions that you may have. We would love for you to join us after service for this event. 

Singles Ministry

Our new Singles Ministry will meet on Mondays at 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall. We will continue to meet each Monday. To find out more about this ministry, please see Melinda Reidling.

College & Career

We are so excited to announce that we are in the process of beginning a new College and Career class here at Lakewood Baptist Church! We plan to kick off on Sunday, April 10th! Keep watching for more details to follow!

Business Meeting

The next business meeting is scheduled for Sunday, April 10th, 2022 during Corporate Sunday School at 9:45 AM. The business meeting will be held in the Sanctuary. We encourage all LBC Members to be present. 

Baptism Sunday 

Baptism Sunday is scheduled for Sunday, April 10th during the 11:00 Service. If you would like to participate please contact the church office. Make sure to bring a change of clothes with you and be at the church by 10:45! 

Kids Camp Registration 

Our kids who are currently in 2nd grade through 5th grade will be attending Camp Longridge again this year from July 25th—July 29th. A deposit of $50 is due for each student who wants to attend. Registration is limited so contact Ms. Nicole by calling the church for more information.

Divorce Care

Going through separation or divorce, don’t suffer alone. Join us for Help Hope and Healing on Sunday Nights starting August 22nd from 5-7 PM in Modular 103. Please see Mark or Michelle Beckham if you have any questions.

Prayer Text Notifications

We have added a new feature to our website allowing you to submit prayer requests on our website at We will begin to send these requests to our prayer warriors via text. If you would like to join our prayer group text, please text “JOIN LBC PRAYER” to 833-225-7853. You can also call the church office and speak with Robin. We also have a Phone Tree Form in the lobby to allow you to sign up to join our other groups for weekly announcements.

Women’s Softball

If you are interested in playing in a church softball league, please email Jessica Wright at Please make sure to include your name, shirt size, contact information, and position you would like to play. Games are Monday, Tuesday, Thursdays evenings in Fort Mill, SC. Sign up ASAP. 

Chest of Joash 

As the church has voted that it is time to replace the carpet and pews throughout the church, we have reopened our Chest of Joash Fund and are currently asking for donations to aid us in taking on this project. For more information about this project, our Building & Grounds committee is available for questions.

New Friday Morning Service for Seniors

We have begun a new service on Friday Mornings at 10:00 AM for our seniors and those who wish to come for a service that offers a more socially distanced environment. This service will be set up more as a bible study than an actual Sunday morning service. For any questions about this service, please contact the church office.

Bethel UMC Men’s Shelter Donations

The Young Couple’s Sunday School Class is collecting donations for Bethel Men’s Shelter throughout the month of March! We are asking for donations of men’s underwear including boxers or briefs. We will also be taking monetary donations between now and March 28th ending with a Love Offering to assist the Men’s Shelter with the supplies they need. If you have any questions, please see Matt O’Dell or Brittany Patton.

Monthly Newsletter 

Each month beginning in April, we will begin sending out our monthly newsletter with updates of what is going on in our church. If you would like to start receiving our Monthly Newsletter, please see Ms. Joy Cannon to sign up and make sure we have your correct contact information.