by Emily Smith
The growth of Carolina Forest has brought with it not only new businesses but an increasing amount of places to worship. This time of year holds meaning for many, and it is likely that within our neighborhood you can find a place to celebrate and nurture your soul.
Carolina Forest Community Church is located at 1381 Carolina Forest Blvd., and hosts similar services at different times on Sunday mornings. The first begins at 9:30am, then again at 11am. Call 843-903-1558 to speak to a member, or learn more at www.carolinaforest.org.
Across the street, Saint Mark Coptic Orthodox Church at 1400 Carolina Forest Blvd., holds services at 8am on Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. English Bible Study occurs every Saturday at 6:30pm as well. Visit www.copticmyrtle.com to learn more.
At 2240 Carolina Forest Blvd, Amazing Grace Lutheran Church begins their service at 10:30am on Sundays, with classes for kids and adults before that starts at 9:15am. The church’s website, amazinggracelutheran.com, provides more information, and their contact number is 843-236-9134.
Myrtle Beach Seven-Day Adventist Church is located at 2351 Carolina Forest Blvd., and welcomes worshipers on Saturday mornings. Song service begins at 9:15am, while worship begins at 10:45am. Contact them at 843-236-1450 or visit www.mbsda.com for more information.
Celebration Presbyterian Church is across the road at 2300 Carolina Forest Blvd. They hold worship service at 11am every Sunday morning. A quick trip to their website, www.celebrationpresbyterianchurch.com, or a phone call to 843-903-0308 will give you detailed information.
Ekklesia Christian Church is another new addition to the area. It is located up the highway at 2050 U.S. 501. Worship services are held Thursday evenings at 6:30pm, and twice on Sundays at 9:30am and 11am. For those wishing to learn more, visit www.ekklesiachristianchurch.com or call 843-443-7774.
There’s a lot more to be found in our neck of the woods. There’s also the Joseph B. Bethea United Methodist Church, Grand Strand Baptist Church, The Well by the Sea, and Saint Stephen Church, all within a short distance of Carolina Forest.
No matter how you prefer to worship, or what you are celebrating this spring season, Carolina Forest has a large enough selection to satisfy the soul.