Church News, March 21, 2013
Mar. 21, 2013 @ 12:13 AM
RUTHERFORD COUNTY —
Green Hill Baptist Church stocks a clothes closet and food pantry for anyone in need of assistance. Call 828-287-2170 or 828-980-5213.
Food Pantry available at West Point Baptist Church, Union Road in Rutherfordton. Please call the church to set up an appointment to pick up your food. 828-287-0165
Wednesday, March 20
Rutherfordton Community Lenten Service: 12 noon at St. Gabriel’s Episcopal; speaker Keith Stephenson
Wednesday Gathering Dinner and Study: Spindale United Methodist Church at 5:45 (dinner) and 6:30 (study). Study will focus on scriptures from the Gospel of John, I, II, III John and Revelation.
Saturday, March 23
Spaghetti Dinner: at Long Branch Road Baptist Church from 5 to 8 p.m.; $7 plate for spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and drink; take-outs available; proceeds for new fellowship hall.
Community Empowerment Awareness Event 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., at Forest City Housing Authority, 147 East Spruce St., Forest City; event is free; music, dance, songs, face painting & more; free food and household products, diapers and pull-ups - first come, first serve; sponsored by Word of Deliverance, Reaching Outside the Walls Ministries, Chesnee; 828 461-7178.
Church Youth Spaghetti Fundraiser at Little White Country Church, 184 Painters Gap Road, Rutherfordton from 4 to 7 p.m.
Bless the Children Benefit Singing: at Gold Hill Association Building in Spindale at 6 p.m.; featuring The Golden Trumpets and others; love offering taken to benefit Central Children's Home in Oxford, NC.
Soup Supper with Extras: High Shoal Baptist Church, High Shoals Church Road, Henrietta; from 4:30 to 6 p.m.; adults $5, ages 6-12 $2.50, under 6 free; proceeds to the Needy Family Christmas Fund.
Inside Yard Sale: at Old Green Hill School, 2501 US 64/74 at 7 a.m.; proceeds to send Pleasant Grove Baptist Church youth to summer missions camp; for info call 828-287-3688.
Sunday, March 24
Celebration of First Service in New Location: True Word Baptist Church at the Alexander Baptist Church/Element Church; pastor Eddie McKinney; 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; 828-248-2812 or 828-223-1297 for information.
4th Sunday Singing: at Faith Baptist Church in Forest City, 149 West Main Ext., Forest City at 2 p.m.; featuring Simple Faith.
Special Program: Temple of Jesus Church, Hwy 64/74 Lake Lure at 3 p.m.; Nine Fruits of the Spirit with different speakers.
Gospel Singing: Shingle Hollow Holiness Church at 6 p.m.; featuring the Kinney Family, Crain Family and Asa Arrowood.
Gospel Singing: at Harris Baptist Church at 2 p.m.; featuring The Rogers Family.
Palm Sunday: Spindale United Methodist; Chancel Choir will present "The Weeping Tree — A Service for Holy Week." Dr. David Joyce will deliver Palm Sunday message.
Palm Sunday at Salem United Methodist Church in Bostic: contemporary service at 8:30 a.m.; breakfast at 9:30; Sunday School at 10; traditional service at 11. Easter egg hunt from 3 to 4:30.
Gospel Singing: Grace Missionary Methodist Church, Corner 221A & Kelly Rd, Caroleen at 6 p.m.; featuring Blood Bought.
Revival: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, off 108 5 miles out of Rutherfordton; Sunday 9:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.,Mon.-Wed. 7 p.m.; Guest Evangelist Frank Walker; special music each night.
Benefit Program For Mickey Jackson: 4 p.m. at Harvest Time FGM Church, 156 Sunset Street, Rutherfordton; gospel extravaganza featuring One Purpoose, Annointed Vessals, Telenaires, Kings of Joy, Happyland Singers, William Gospelairs.
Palm Sunday Service with cantata "Near the Cross" and message by Pastor Michael Sepaugh at Bethel Baptist Church, Ellenboro at 11 a.m.
Gospel Singing: at Full Gospel Revival Church, Hwy. 64/74 A, Rutherfordton; special guest singers The Sonrise Baptist Church Singers.
Gospel Singing: at The Bostic Missionary Methodist Church at 6 p.m. with "The Gospel Travelers".
Tuesday, March 26
Chase Corner Ministries is co-sponsoring a Mobile Food Pantry at Calvary Baptist Church on 1509 Ferry Road in Mooresboro. The giveaway begins at 10 a.m. Please bring a box for your food and call 828-247-0096 if you have questions.
Wednesday, March 27
Rutherfordton Community Lenten Service: 12 noon at St. Francis Episcopal; speaker Larry Gregg
Spring Revival: at Harvest House Baptist Church, 245 Big Springs Ave., Forest City. Wednesday at 7 p.m.,speaker Pastor Raford Johnson; Thursday at 7 speaker Bishop Thomas Thompson of Victory Temple Worship Center, Newton, and Friday at 6, the movie “Passion of Christ”
Easter Egg Hunt: 6:30 p.m. at Caroleen United Methodist Church
Thursday, March 28
Maundy Thursday message: at Spindale United Methodist Church; focus on the passion, suffering and death of our Lord Jesus Christ; dinner at 5:45 p.m. and worship at 6:30.
Maundy Thursday communion service at 7 p.m. at Salem United Methodist Church in Bostic
Maundy Thursday Services with Holy Communion and Drama at Kistlers Chapel UMC at 7 p.m. Call 247-0639 for details or questions
Maundy Thursday Service with Observance of the Lord's Supper at Bethel Baptist Church, Ellenboro at 7 p.m.
Maundy Thursday service at 6:30 p.m. at Centennial United Methodist Church, 1473 Boy Scout Road, Rutherfordton; guest speaker, Rev. Dennis Tomlinson
Friday, March 29
Forest City Cross Walk: A silent pilgrimage about God's love at 9 a.m. The walk will start at First Baptist Church on Main Street. For more information, please call 828-919-0009.
Easter Drama: Pleasant View Community Church, 129 Michael Drive, Forest City; at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights.
Good Friday: Sanctuary open for pray at Spindale United Methodist Church from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; movie "Joshua" at 7:15 p.m. Bring your favorite movie snack.
Good Friday Tenebrae Service and Drama at Kistlers Chapel UMC at 7 p.m. Call 247-0639 for details or questions
Good Friday Tenebrae Service at 8 p.m. at Salem United Methodist Church in Bostic
Good Friday Service: at 7 p.m. at Caroleen United Methodist Church.
Saturday, March 30
25th Annual SonShine Saturday at 11 a.m. at Chase Baptist Church; an Easter celebration for the whole family; children's worship service, games, prizes, activities; free hot dog lunch for the whole family; rain or shine.
Easter Egg Hunt and Party at Faith Baptist Church, 149 West Main Ext., Forest City; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; games, hot dogs and lots of fun.
Easter Egg Hunt at Mary B. Mullen Bible Camp, Inc., 1900 Freemantown Road, Lake Lure; 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.; egg roll, egg toss, spoon relays, etc. Prizes and free refreshments. Parents or guardians are required to remain with their kids.
Easter Egg Hunt and Children's Party: Spindale United Methodist Church at 10 a.m.; preschoolers through 5th graders.
Holy Saturday: Prayer Garden available throughout the day and evening at Salem United Methodist Church in Bostic
“Find It Here 2013” Easter Evangelism at Hardin Park, Forest City, from 9 a.m., to 4 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt followed by music, food, fun and fellowship.
Easter Music and Drama, "The Day He Wore My Crown: Liberty Baptist Church in Ellenboro at 7 p.m.. Free admission; for information, call 828-453-0186 or visit www.thelibertypulpit.com
Sunday, March 31
49th Homecoming at Village Chapel Church; Sunday School at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.; dinner follows - bring a well-filled basket; singing at 2 p.m. featuring Eubanks and Ensley Family.
Easter Sunrise Worship: Spindale United Methodist Church at 7 a.m. for entire Spindale community; breakfast to follow in fellowship hall.
Traditional Easter Morning Worship at Spindale United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. with a message and an Easter musical presented by our children and youth.
Easter Sunday sunrise service at 7:30 at Salem United Methodist Church in Bostic lead by Psalm 151 our Praise Band. Sunday School at 10 and traditional service at 11 featuring the choir's Easter music.
Sunrise Service and Breakfast to follow at Cedar Grove-Sunshine United Methodist Church at 6:30 a.m. in the Cedar Grove Cemetery, 160 Toney Rd, near Sunshine Elementary. Easter Service and Cantata: "Discover Jesus Christ: A Celebration of the Risen Christ in Scripture and Song" at 10 a.m. 828-247-1111 or 828-891-2753 for more information
Sunrise Service at Kistlers Chapel UMC. Call 247-0639 for details or questions at 6:30 a.m. Resurrection Worship Service with Holy Communion at at 11 a.m. Call 247-0639 for details or questions
Community Worship Sunrise Service at 6 a.m., at New Bethel AME Zion Church, Forest City, NC.
Sunrise Service: at 7 a.m. at Caroleen United Methodist Church. Breakfast immediately following. Traditional service at 10 a.m.
Easter Services: High Shoals Baptist Church in Henrietta; breakfast at 8 a.m., Sunday School at 9 a.m., worship at 10 a.m.
Resurrection Celebration Service at Bethel Baptist Church, Ellenboro at 11 a.m.
Easter Music and Drama, "The Day He Wore My Crown: Liberty Baptist Church in Ellenboro at 11 a.m.. Free admission; for information, call 828-453-0186 or visit www.thelibertypulpit.com
Easter Sunday sunrise service at 7 a.m. at Centennial United Methodist Church, 1473 Boy Scout Road, Rutherfordton; breakfast will follow; regular worship service at 9 a.m.
Saturday, April 6
Yard Sale and Spaghetti Supper: Union Mills Club House sponsored by the Annath Christian Academy; yard sale from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. and supper from 5 to 7 p.m. - cost is a donation. Call 288-4777.
Sunday, April 7
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring The Brothers and Sisters
Gospel Singing: Golden Valley Missionary Methodist Church at 11 a.m.; featuring Tony Burchette.
Gospel Siinging: The Village Chapel Church at 2 p.m.; featuring Pilgrim Way Singers.
Gospel Singing: at 6 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 130 Pleasant Grove Road, Rutherfordton; featuring Lost Sheep to Shepherds; for info call 828-287-3277
Heritage Day celebration at 11:00 a.m. at Centennial United Methodist Church, 1473 Boy Scout Road, Rutherfordton; concert featuring Living By Faith; covered dish meal will follow the service.
Saturday, April 20
Men's Golf Tournament for Missions: at Forest City Golf Course to support mission projects of West Point Baptist Church. If interested call church office at 828-287-0165
Saturday, April 27
Show and Shine for Jesus: 7th annual car, motorcycle and tractor show at Mr. Pleasant Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant Church Road, Forest City; motorcycle fun run, corn hole tournament, martial arts demonstration, awards; vendors call for information - 828-429-9897 or 828-289-6448.
12th Annual Johnny Hill Memorial Fundraising Auction at 10 a.m. at West Point Baptist Church; viewing and breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m.; lunch at 11 a.m.; proceeds to benefit building expenses.
Sunday, May 5
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Soldiers For The Cross
Sunday, June 2
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Soul Harvest
Sunday, July 7
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Higher Ground
Sunday, August 4
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Purpose
Sunday, September 1
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Living By Faith
Sunday, October 6
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring the Lamberts
Sunday, November 3
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring His Glory Gospel Quartet
Sunday, December 8
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring Truly Blessed