WELCOME TO SWEET CANAAN BAPTIST CHURCH

"Sweetest Church in the South!"

SCBC_Front_edited.jpg
 
 

PRAYER CALL WARRIORS

Prayer Group

Every Morning @ 6:30 AM

Conference Call # (267) 807-9495

The access code is (474215281#). Please announce yourself upon entering the call.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

SCBC_sideview.jpg

Sundays-Starting @ 9:00 am

This is your introduction to Christian Education and Kingdom Instruction. Come and join in on the discussions.


All worship services and other on-site church activities are postponed until further notice. We will be sending updates via email,  updates on the website, and on social media as needed. Be blessed and stay safe!

SUNDAY SERVICE

SCBC emblem.jpg

Sundays-Starting @ 10:00 am

In the sanctuary is where we give praise, worship and embrace the word of God. 


All worship services and other on-site church activities are postponed until further notice. We will be sending updates via email,  updates on the website, and on social media as needed. Be blessed and stay safe!

Seek Ye First.jpg
 
I%2520Love%2520My%2520Church_edited_edited.jpg

OUR VISION, OUR MISSION

"We Exist to Create a Community of PEERS."

The Vision of Sweet Canaan Baptist Church is to develop a community of Christ-centered worshipers who, through their spiritual maturity, are able to experience Physical, Economic, Emotional, Religious and Spiritual (PEERS) freedom.

Our Mission at Sweet Canaan Baptist Church is to introduce the Word of God to all, and help them mature spiritually so all may experience the freedom that comes though a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

No matter who you are, there’s a special place for you at our church. Get in touch today or come and visit us in person.

 

“A church with an awareness of the past,

Meeting the needs of the present,

With an astute readiness to meet the

Challenges of the Future.”

Church Historian 

 

OUR HISTORY

"In the year of our Lord 1877, the founding fathers of this great church were the offspring of slaves whose religious services had been held under the brush arbor in the woods under the cover of darkness."

In the times of the Old Testament, Canaan was often referred to as the "Promised Land". And, in the Reconstruction period, when blacks acquired assets, particularly land, they referred to their new possessions as Canaan or the Promised Land. Based on this note, it is mere conjecture of the writer, that when the land was acquired, it was such an awesome, long awaited experience that the word sweet was used to describe joy and enthusiasm. This gave rise to the name Sweet Canaan.  "Sweetest Church in the South!"

 

Upcoming Events

  • Bible Study _11/24/2021
    Wed, Nov 24
    SCBC Conference Call Line
    Nov 24, 6:30 PM – 8:35 PM
    SCBC Conference Call Line
    Let's study to know Jesus, to prepare ourselves for service, to transform ourselves and to understand God's character and attributes.
  • Youth on the Move/ Appreciation Sunday!!!_11/21/2021
    Sun, Nov 21
    316 Mountain Springs Rd, Piedmont, SC 29673, USA
    Nov 21, 10:45 AM – Nov 22, 12:35 PM
    316 Mountain Springs Rd, Piedmont, SC 29673, USA
    We want to show how much we love and appreciate our members and their accomplishments!!!
  • Sunday School_11/21/2021
    Sun, Nov 21
    SCBC Conference Call Line
    Nov 21, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EST
    SCBC Conference Call Line
 
Praying Together

NEW TO SWEET CANAAN?

WE welcome association with our membership through any of the following methods: Christian Experience, Change of Membership, or Personal Experience or Commitment.

 

OUR LEADERSHIP AND STAFF

Meet Our Pastor

The leadership team at Sweet Canaan Baptist Church consists of ordained clergy and believers with the confidence to guide our community in faith, answer questions, conduct services and organize church events.

IMG_2366_edited.jpg

REV. MANUS CALDWELL, JR.

Rev. Caldwell and his family has been inspiring our community since joining us in 2018. They bring a wealth of experience and energy to the church and all of our activities.

THE FIRST FAMILY

Our First Family consists of Rev. Caldwell, his wife Adrianne, and their sons Chancelor and Cortland (not pictured). They play a vital part of our church. They are especially attuned to connecting with youth and new members, helping them find their place in our congregation.

image0.jpeg
 

BOARD OF DEACONS

Meet Our Spiritual Team

 
Dennis%20_far%20away_edited.jpg

DEA. DENNIS CHANCELLOR

Chairman; Ministry Director

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Meet Our Spiritual Team

 

TRUSTEE SANDRA FOWLER

Chairman; Sweet Canaan Cares Ministry

BOARD OF USHERS

Meet Our Spiritual Team

 
087FB668-D1AA-45CE-B8D0-FEEDECEFA51B_edi

SIS. HAZEL LOVELIST

Usher 

PHOTO GALLERY

An Inside Look to Sweet Canaan

20200301_112133_edited.jpg
Cancer Warriors!.jpg
 
Praying

MINISTRIES

That's Who We Are

 
Halls_edited.jpg

SIS. JADINE HALL-SMITH

Administration

20200301_113851_edited.jpg

SIS. RUBY NELL TALLEY

Clerk

087FB668-D1AA-45CE-B8D0-FEEDECEFA51B_edi

SIS. HAZEL LOVELIST

Women's Ministry

Walt.jpg

DEA. WALTER BOLDEN

Christian Education 

sacajawea.jpg

SIS. SACAJAWEA BLASSINGAME

Youth Ministry 

Halls_edited.jpg

SIS. SANDRA HALL DURHAM

Outreach Ministry

Shawn%202_edited.jpg

DEA. LESHAWN BROWN

Media / Sound Ministry

Crystal.jpg

SIS. CRYSTAL SADLER

Food / Harvest Ministry

I%20Love%20My%20Church_edited.jpg

TRUSTEE CLIFFORD RICE

Photography

Jeremiah_edited.jpg

TRUSTEE JEREMIAH ARCHIE

Men's Ministry

Loleia profile.jpg

SIS. LOLELIA TODD

Music Ministry; Youth Ministry