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Lugoff, South Carolina

Progressive Church of Our
Lord Jesus Christ, Inc.

2549 Screaming Eagle Road
 Lugoff, SC 29078-9545
Church: (803) 736-2265   

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Scenes from the recent
50th Anniversary Services of the
Progressive Church in Lugoff, SC

Sister Delores Douglas gives a testimony during
the Friday evening service held in Lugoff, SC

The Senior Choir of Columbia, SC renders songs of praise
 during the Friday evening service held in Lugoff, SC

The Pee Dee Regional Choir renders songs of praise
 during the Saturday afternoon
Women's Auxiliary service held in Columbia, SC

The original Holy Lights renders a song of praise
 during the Saturday afternoon
Women's Auxiliary service held in Columbia, SC

Sister Christine Ables presents a proclamation from
US Congressman James Clyburn to Bishop Jenkins
and the saints of the Lugoff Church during the
Saturday Women's Auxiliary service held in Columbia, SC

Members of the Lugoff Women's Auxiliary 
worship during the Saturday afternoon
Women's Auxiliary service in Columbia, SC

The Senior Choir of Lugoff, SC sings songs of praise
during the Sunday morning service in Lugoff, SC

Sunday morning service in Lugoff, SC
Elder Marion Robin presents Pastor and Sister Jenkins
with gifts from the congregation in Lugoff, SC
Elder Thomas J. Smith, guest speaker for the
Sunday Morning Service



Bishop
Theodore Jenkins
BishopTJenkins@sc.rr.com

Bishop Theodore Jenkins, Sr. pastors the Progressive Church in Lugoff, SC. He is the eldest of ten children born to Mrs. Sarah Gold Jenkins and the late Mr. Simon Jenkins. He was baptized in the name of Jesus Christ at the Progressive Church in Columbia, SC in the late 1950's 

Bishop Jenkins graduated from C. A. Johnson High School in 1966.  After graduating, he served in  the United States Army for two years during the Vietnam Conflict.  While serving in Vietnam, he received thirteen honorary medals, including the three Bronze Stars, the Vietnam Gold Star , the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.  Upon his return home, he resumed his studies at the University of South Carolina and Midlands Technical College where he received his degree in Engineering Technology. 

Bishop Jenkins is very active in community and church projects.  He was named to Who’s Who in American Religion and was a recipient of the Save Our Community Award. In 1967, he was called into the ministry and was licensed as a minister. During the 30th Annual Holy Convocation in 1974, he was ordained as an elder. Shortly thereafter, he was appointed to serve as assistant pastor of the Headquarters Church in Columbia, SC by the late Presiding Bishop Joel G. Washington, Sr. He was later appointed pastor of the Progressive Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ in Lugoff, South Carolina. Bishop Jenkins served as Vice-chair of the Board of Presbytery from 1983 to 1988. In 1988, he was appointed to serve as Vice-chairman of the Advisory Council of the Progressive Churches of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Inc., and later serves as Chairman. On July 2, 2007 he was consecrated as a Bishop and appointed to serve as a member of the Board of Bishops of the Progressive Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

Bishop Jenkins is happily married to Gail Wheeler Jenkins.  They are the proud parents of three children, Leah (Ronald) Scott, Theodore Jenkins Jr., and Christopher Jenkins. They also have three grandsons, Ronald T. C. Scott, Joseph A. B. Scott, and Preston S. J. Scott.

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Pastor and Sister Theodore Jenkins

The Jenkins Family

Lugoff Church Staff

Elder Marion Robinson
- Assistant Pastor - 

 

Sister Minnie Dykes
Women's Auxiliary President

Sister Barbara Ann Jacobs
Women's Auxiliary Vice-President

Sister Dorothy Robinson
Choir Director

 

Service Schedule

SUNDAY SCHOOL

10:15 AM

MORNING WORSHIP

11:30 AM

SUNDAY NIGHT SERVICE

6:00 PM

WEDNESDAY NIGHT BIBLE CLASS

8:00 PM



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