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ACTS 17:26-27

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26 "From one man he has made every nationallity to live over the whole earth and has determined their appointed times and the boundaries of where they live. 27 He did this so they might seek God, and perhaps they might reach out and find him, though he is not far from each one of us." 


The Connection

We are a Christian non-profit in Lancaster, SC that shares the love of Jesus with our local community. 

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The Connection is a mission outpost at Countryside mobile home park in Lancaster, South Carolina. Our goal as Jesus followers is to make the gospel known to our neighbors and show the love of Jesus through our everyday actions! 


Ministry Needs

We are thankful for all of the supporters of The Connection! As an organization we need financial support to keep everything running smoothly, and we need people like you to help us with that! In the link below there is a list of material things that we need, and also a way to give online.           1 Peter 4:10

Giving Online

List of Ministry Needs


About Us

The Smith Family

Jason and Nancy Smith are Co-Directors of The Connection ministry. They have 4 children Jaycie, Abby, Elizabeth, and Mary Alice. The Lord has allowed them to serve in many capacities over the past decade. The Smiths have been full time missionaries in Countryside Mobile Home Park and on staff as Youth and Children's Pastor and have served on many short term trips in Africa, India, Mexico, South Dakota, and Alaska. Jason is currently a Youth Pastor in Lancaster, SC. The Smith family has a deep desire to make Christ known to ALL the nations!!

René Martinez - Cabrera

Hi! My name is René Martinez-Cabrera and I am the incarnate missionary at The Connection. I am a follower of Christ and I work maintenance for the Lancaster County School District. I love eating tacos and my favorite color is green. I love making friends and giving bear hugs! My favorite sport is American football. I am bilingual in speaking Spanish and English! I love God!

Hunter & Hannah Brown

Hey! Our names are Hunter and Hannah Brown, we just recently got married! We are the assistant directors at The Connection, and our goal is to see hundreds come to King Jesus! Hunter works as a lineman at Comporium, and Hannah is a teacher's assistant at Erwin Elementary. Apart from The Connection, we also lead a college aged ministry! We love our King Jesus and are so thankful for His hand in our life!

Community Activities 

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Weekly & Monthly Activities

Family Small Group - Every Sunday @ 7

Back To School Bash - Aug. 22nd 6-8

Kids Bible Study - Every Thursday @ 5

Community Trick-or-Treat - Oct. 31st

Thanksgiving Pig Pickin' - Nov. 22nd

Connecting Tree - Dec. 12th