HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The HOPE Church in Carolina Forest is holding a special memorial celebration for the victims and survivors of the Orlando massacre on Sunday.
The service begins at 10 a.m. at the HOPE Church at Carolina Forest Elementary School, located at 285 Carolina Forest Boulevard, according to information released by the church.
"Our hearts and prayers are with the families and friends of all who have suffered from this act of terrorism and hate," said Pastor, Joseph E. Washington.
"This special service is to show love and solidarity of all especially the LBGT community," the church's new release states. "One of the core values of HOPE is inclusion of all people regardless of race, creed or sexual identity. It is time for all Houses of Faith to come together and speak out against such hatred and violence towards humanity."