Welcome to the website of Church of the Palms, a part of the United Methodist Church, where we believe a life connected to God, and a life connected to one another, is the most meaningful life there is!
There are several opportunities to participate in small group studies on Sunday mornings. Each has a stand-alone subject every week, so attend as schedules permit. Contact the study leader for a book.
Sunday morning adult studies:'
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This is an opportunity for the women of Church of the Palms, the Sisters, to meet for brunch at The Clubhouse at Okatie in Sun City on Thursday, August 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Those not living in Sun City can just enter at the Main Gate and tell them you’re going to The Clubhouse. Please sign up under tab "S" in the book at the counter of the Christian Life Center entrance.
Fellowship Potluck Dinner
Wednesday, September 6, at 5:30 p.m.
Our next Church-wide Fellowship Potluck Dinner is September 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of our Christian Life Center.
Come join us for food, fellowship, and fun starting at 5:30 p.m.
It is not necessary to sign up to come, but it helps us set up enough tables and chairs. The signup form is here.
It's back and tickets are available now!
"Okatie's Got Talent -- Season Two" is coming to Church of the Palms October 20, at 4:30 p.m.
Featuring even more acts than last year, this free-will offering event is in support of the Church of the Palms Choir's trip to perform in Carnegie Hall.
Tickets are free but are required due to the expected popularity of this event. Obtain yours via Eventbrite.
Auditions are being scheduled now, so contact Norma Brown to arrange a time.
Contemporary Style Worship
Saturdays, 5:30 p.m.
Classic Style Worship
Sundays, 8:30 a.m. / 11 a.m
August 24 / 25
August 31 / September 1
Luke 14:1, 7-14
September 7 / 8
September 14 / 15
Portia Foden, Proclaimer
Larry Sanders, Proclaimer
8:30 a.m. / 11 a.m.
1425 Okatie Highway
Okatie SC 29909
M-Th 9-2 p.m.
Church of the Palms is pleased to announce the introduction of an electronic option for making regular offerings, making contributions to the capital campaign/building fund, paying for books, and other donations.
Contributions can now be debited automatically from your checking or savings account or processed using your credit or debit card. Our electronic giving option, enabled by Vanco Payment Solutions, offers safety, security, and convenience for you and easier processing of funds for our church.
Vanco is endorsed by the General Council on Finance and Administration.