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Next Steps of South Carolina (NSSC) has successfully opened its third Next Step Program Affiliate.  The latest is Next Steps of East Cooper (NSEC).  Since August 2017, NSEC has operated at two locations: (a) Christ Church Anglican at 2304 Highway 17N, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466 and (b) St. Andrew’s Anglican Church at 440 Whilden Street, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464. NSEC serves people in poverty living in Awendaw, Mt. Pleasant, Sullivan’s Island, Isle of Palms, and Daniel Island make positive changes in their lives emotionally, physically, and spiritually.  NSEC is open each Tuesday from 10 Am to 2 PM at Christ Church and each Friday from 3 PM to 7 PM at St. Andrew’s.  Our telephone number is 843-972-3250.  Please visit us!


Next Steps of Barnabas Ministries (NSBM) has operated since April 2016 in the Community Center of St Matthew’s Lutheran Church at 403 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403.  NSBM serves people in poverty living on the Charleston Peninsula helping them make positive changes in their lives.  NSBM is open each Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM.  Our telephone number is 843-343-3861.  Please visit us!  Here are three testimonials at NSBM from Volunteer DawnParticipant Frankie, and Volunteer Brett.

Next Steps of Johns Island (NSJI) has operated since April 2015 at two locations: (a) Walton Hall of St John’s Parish Church at 3673-A Maybank Highway, Johns Island, SC 29455 and (b) LRP Ministries at 704 Main Road, Johns Island, SC 29455.  NSJI serves people in poverty on Johns and Wadmalaw Islands and the Red Top Area by not only saving lives but saving souls.  NSJI is open each Monday from 9 AM to 1 PM at St. John's and each Wednesday from 5-7 PM at LRP Ministries.  Our telephone number is 843-810-1036.  Please visit us! Here is a video featuring our Volunteers and Participants at NSJI.

NSSC will work with Christian churches throughout South Carolina to open Next Step Program Affiliates in your community.  The vision of each of our NSSC Affiliates is “Transforming lives through Jesus Christ, one conversation at a time.”  Please contact Deacon Ed Dyckman at 843-367-5647 or dyckman.edward@gmail.com to learn more about how NSSC can help transform the lives of people in your community.




The Department of Social Ministries
Next Steps South Carolina is an initiative of this depertment.