Online Bulletin


This Week at Praise
– week of September 20, 2020 –

Sunday, September 20 – Morning Worship Services at 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM

Tuesday, September 22 – Men’s Prayer Breakfast 8:00 AM (Fellowship Center)
Morning Prayer Service 11:00 AM (Prayer Chapel)

Wednesday, September 23 – Mid-week worship services 7:00 PM
*Pastor’s Bible Study & PCS Service will stream live online*

Pastor Bob McCuen –

Choir practice on Wednesday, September 23 at 7:00 PM in the Worship Center.

Mark your calendar – September 20th, at 12:00 PM for “Christmas in September.”

Are you are interested in being a part of the choir? Please contact Pastor Bob at 864-350-8433 or for more information.

Our Prayer and Intercessory Ministry Team is continually covering your needs and requests in prayer.
Prayer requests may be submitted online or in the boxes located throughout the lobby. If you are interested in joining our team, please email Becky McCuen at, or contact the church office at 864-879-4878.

The Tuesday Morning Men’s Prayer breakfast will continue meeting on Tuesdays at 8:00 AM in the Fellowship Center. All men are invited to join us for a time of prayer together. Pastor Bob McCuen will be serving biscuits & coffee for those in attendance, please bring a few dollars to help recover food costs. Please maintain social distancing and wear a mask as you enter, exit, and interact during this opportunity.

The Tuesday Prayer Group will continue meeting at 11:00 AM on Tuesdays in the Prayer Chapel.  Everyone is asked to practice social distancing during this opportunity and wear a mask.

Pastor Brent Rains –

Pastor Corey Rogers –

Praise Park and Nurseries will be offered for the 9:00 AM and 10:30 AM services.

Sports Sunday is on September 20.  Please wear your favorite sports team’s attire.

Character Sunday is on October 18.  Come dressed as your favorite Bible character or Super Hero.

Christmas Sweater/Outfit Sunday is December 13.  Please wear your favorite Christmas sweater or outfit.

To download the Praise Kids’ App, please click here.

Senior High Pastor Bo Madden –
Junior High Pastor Seth Brown –

Join us for PCS Sundays at 10:00 AM in the Student Center.

All middle school and high school students are invited to join us for our mid-week services in PCS at 7:00 PM.
Please note food services in Cafe will remain closed at this time. 

Our six-week Bible study, “The Faithful: Profiles in Prayer,”  will be held on Sundays from 5:30-6:30 PM in the Dining Center. We’ll investigate six different biblical characters (Hannah, Esther, Joseph, etc.) to discover how their steadfast love for God enabled them to stand strong during times of uncertainty. Childcare will not be provided, but Facebook Live will be offered.  Register online here.

Pastor Chris Criswell –

Men’s Bible Study will begin meeting on September 13-October 18 at 5:30 pm in the Fellowship Center.

College & Young Adult
Pastor Jonathan McClain – or 864-630-2126

Do you have a student away at College? Please let us know where they are attending and we’ll put them on our list to receive goodies, care packages, or a campus visit when those are available again.  Please fill out this form to get us their info. 

Senior Adult Directors Steve & Sue Howard –

We have been trying to schedule our First Sunday meals and also a Thursday night time of fellowship, but we feel since our group is considered to be “high risk,” that we need to hold off for the time being.  We are taking it month by month and will keep you informed as soon as something is scheduled.  We love all of you and miss you greatly. 

Support Group
Addiction Support Group for family members of those who struggle with addictions has been postponed until a later date TBA.  Please stay tuned or contact Pastor Jonathan for more information or 864-630-2126

Grief Support
Grief Support class for those that have lost a loved one will meet September 20 at 3:00 PM in the Fellowship Center. 
For questions or if you would like to speak to someone, please email

Compassionate Moms
If you are a mom who has lost a child, please join us in the Fellowship Center on Sundays, September 27, and October 25 at 3:00 PM for a time of healing, sharing, and support.

Pastor’s Bible Study
Pastor’s Bible Study will meet Wednesday at 7:00 PM in the Dining Center.  At this time we will not offer food and drinks to be served or shared.  We have distanced the tables and chairs to accommodate appropriate distancing guidelines. Please wear a mask and join us for mid-week services. 

“The Return”
Join us for the simulcast of “The Return”, a global day of prayer and repentance, on Saturday, September 26 in the Dining Center from 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM.  Prayer walks are also scheduled (weather permitting) for Tuesday, September 22, and Thursday, September 24 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM in the parking lot of Praise.  Please check out the website here for more information and a schedule of speakers.

Pastor’s Bible Study will stream live online through the website, Praise App, Roku, Facebook Live & YouTube channels. You are invited to join us online as well.

To have your announcement or event featured in our weekly bulletin, please email or contact the church office (864) 879-4878.