“Acts of Two Churches” study

The Bridge Builders group is sponsoring a joint bible study with First Zion Missionary Baptist Church (pictured above) off Wharf Street in Bluffton titled: “Acts of Two Churches.”

St. Andrew’s Rev. Daniel Burbage along with  Rev. Bennie L. Jenkins Jr. of First Zion will lead the study based on the Book of Acts. All St. Andrew members from both campuses are invited, and we will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings:

May 3 at First Zion,10 Robertson St.

May 10 at our Bluffton Campus at 39 Persimmon Street #203/204

May 17 at First Zion

May 24 at Persimmon Street.   We will have a meal and communion service at our Bluffton Campus on Persimmon.

May 31:  Showing of The Corridor of Shame –

Whether or not you attend the Acts of Two Churches sessions, the Bridge Builders group invites you to a showing of the “Corridor of Shame” documentary. This 58-minute documentary takes a revealing look inside the decaying rural schools of South Carolina.   The documentary will be shown at Persimmon Street at 5:30 on Wednesday, May 31. A brief discussion will follow the video viewing.


Church Conference April 30, 2017

The Church Conference on April 30 voted 67 in favor, 2 no and 1 abstention in favor of the resolution:

Church Conference Resolution – April 30, 2017

  • Amend the motion adopted by the Church Conference on October 18, 2015, by eliminating the construction of a storage building at Pope Avenue, and…
  • Set aside the $165,000 previously allocated for construction of a storage building in a separate, restricted account to be used for future capital development expenditures at Pope Avenue with the understanding that Church Council may authorize use of the funds for concept development