Church News, September 06, 2013

Sep. 06, 2013 @ 12:06 AM
 
The Epicenter Church now has an After School Program for 5-12 grades. If kids have younger siblings, they will also qualify as well. Stop in and see what we have to offer. Homework assistance, tutoring, after school pick up, video games, basketball, volleyball, wifi, concessions, movies and fitness programs, charm classes and much more available! Cost is very affordable. 131 Countryside Dr, Forest City, NC. For more info, please call 828-305-1387
 
The Endowment Committee of First United Methodist Church, Forest City is now taking applications from non-profit organizations for their 2014 Endowment Grants. If you are interested, please call 828-245-6446 for an application. Applications are due back by: September 23, 2013
 
Food pantry available at West Point Baptist Church, Union Road in Rutherfordton. Call 287-0165 to set up appointment to pick up food. 
 
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.
 
Friday, September 6
Chicken Supper at Forest City Foursquare Church, 121 Mitchell Street, Forest CIty from 5 to 7 p.m. Take outs available; adults $8, children $5.
 
Saturday, September 7
Spaghetti Supper at Thermal City United Methodist Church, 301 Thermal City Road, Union Mills from 4 p.m. until; all you can eat $7. Child $3; take outs available.
 
Church Bazaar at Alexander Missionary Methodist Church, Poplar Street, Forest City; 7 a.m. until; baked goods, crafts, yard sale, BBQ lunch.
 
Yard Sale at Jesus Way Ministries, 311 Old Ball Park Road, Spindale from 7 a.m. until.
 
Yard Sale at Spindale United Methodist Church; rain or shine in the fellowship hall of the church, 381 Mill Street. Proceeds for mission projects.
 
Gospel Singing Explosion at Chase High School Auditorium at 5 p.m. Advance Tickets $10, Door $15, ages 6-12 $5. For ticket information 828-248-2812 or 828-223-1297. Featuring JB and Focus, Rolajuwon Harris and Nu Direction, Browning Brothers and Gospel Crusaders, Golden Trumpets.
 
Inside Yard Sale with Full Breakfast at Old Green Hill School, 2501 US 64-74A Hwy. beginning at 7 a.m. Proceeds to send youth of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church to summer missions camp.
 
Sunday, September 8
Annual Emergency Services Appreciation Church Service at Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City at 11 a.m.; lunch will follow. Call 828-287-1408 if attending.
 
Homecoming: at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 125 Weathers Street, Forest City at 3 p.m. Speaker Rev. Michael Moore.
 
Memorial Service - Lloyd Montgomery. Rev. Webby Williams at 11 a.m. and Rev. Tony Thompson at 3 pm at Temple of Jesus Church. Lunch between services.
 
Homecoming Service at Harriett Memorial Free Will Baptist Church,1938 Hwy. 221-A, Caroleen beginning at 10 am. The "Sounds of Praise" Ensemble from Southeastern Free Will Baptist College will present the music and Rev. Lattie Slagle will bring the message. Call Pastor Robert Harris @ 657-9446 for more information.
 
Revival at Crestview Baptist Church; Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m. Guest speaker Dr. Ron Lynch; Sunday at 6 p.m. Nathan Lynch.
 
Gospel Singing: Cooper Springs Congregational Holiness Church, 5840 Bostic/Sunshine Hwy. at 6 p.m. featuring The Centurions.
 
Monday, September 9
Welcome Table Free Community Meal every Monday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Center, 264 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton; dine in only. Sponsored by Churches of Rutherfordton.
 
Fall Revival art Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 125 Weathers Street, Forest City; beginning at 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday
 
Saturday, September 14
Free Clothes Closet at Cane Creek Baptist Church, 151 Cane Creek Mountain Road, Union Mills; from 8 a.m. until 12 noon. Size babies to 3X adult, shoes, purses, blankets, toys, baby items and kitchen items.
 
Steak Dinner and Gospel Singing Benefit at Bostic Baptist Church: Tickets available at Sammy's Supermarket or call 429-1095. Dinner from 4 to 6 and Singing starts at 6.
 
Free Women's Conference at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon; followed by a light lunch. Featuring speaker and soloist Lyn Westafer: What's in Your Closet. Discovering God's Treasures. For info or reserve seating, call 828-245-4496.
 
BBQ Fundraiser for Youth at First Baptist Church in Rutherfordton from 4:30 to 6:30 in the Fellowship Hall. Buffet $10, Rack of Ribs $18, Whole Boston Butt $25, 1 lb. BBQ $10, Family Meal $20. Proceeds to renovate space for youth.
 
Fundraiser Yard sale and hot dog sale at Centennial United Methodist Church, 1473 Boy Scout Road, Rutherfordton beginning at 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. respectively.
 
Fish Fry/Chicken Strip Dinner at Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City from 5 to 7 p.m. Adults $8, age 4 to 12 $4, Under 3 free. Take out available. For information call 828-429-4479 or 828-287-1408
 
Country Ham Supper: Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church, 1658 Duncan's Creek Road, Ellenboro from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Special music by Strings of Joy. 828-245-8808 or 828-245-6702.
 
Sunday, September 15
Revival at Centennial United Methodist Church, 1473 Boy Scout Road, Rutherfordton Sunday through Tuesday at 7 p.m. each night. Guest speaker Rev. Karl Kelly; special singing each night.
 
Wilson Baptist Church on Whitesides Rd. will have Old Timers Day; Sunday School 10 a.m., special singing 10:45 with the Good News Trio from Rock Hill SC, message at 11:30 a.m. Lunch to follow service.
 
Simple Faith will present a concert of gospel music at Corinth Baptist Church in Ellenboro at 7 p.m.
 
50th Anniversary at Fork Creek Baptist Church; singing from 9:45 until 11 a.m. featuring The Blood Bought Trio; worship at 11 with Bro. Richard Cole. 
 
Family and Friends Day at True Word Baptist Church, 1071 S. Broadway, Forest City. 11 a.m. morning worship with pastor Eddie McKinney and 3 p.m. service with pastor William Scott.
 
Moving Forward at Spindale United Methodist Church at 8:45 a.m. with modern music, casual clothes, new friends and messages of faith. for more info spindaleumc@bellsouth.net or 828-286-2281 or www.spindaleumc.net.
 
Valor III Quartet in Concert at Spencer Baptist Church, 187 N. Oak Street in Spindale at 6 p.m. This is a free concert and a love offering will be received.
 
Monday, September 16
Welcome Table Free Community Meal every Monday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Center, 264 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton; dine in only. Sponsored by Churches of Rutherfordton.
 
Revival at Fork Creek Baptist Church Monday through Friday at 7 p.m. Bro. Richard Cole guest speaker.
 
Friday, September 20
Chicken pie supper at Salem United Methodist Church, Bostic from 4:30 until 8 p.m.  Adults $8; children (5-12) $5; (under 5) free. Take-out available (245-8518).  Proceeds to benefit Salem UMC ministries.
 
Saturday, September 21
Annual All Class Reunion and Community Events at Gilkey School Community Center; raffle at 6 p.m., music on the grounds, BBQ plates $8, Sandwiches $5.
 
Sunday, September 22
Homecoming Service at 11 a.m. at Temple of Jesus Church. Rev. Hines speaker. Dinner will be served.
 
Monday, September 23
Welcome Table Free Community Meal every Monday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Center, 264 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton; dine in only. Sponsored by Churches of Rutherfordton.
 
Friday, September 27
Bluegrass Music Concert at Concord Baptist Church at 7 p.m. featuring Butch Cook and the Golden Valley Ramblers, Plain View Gospel Band and the Shady Oak Ramblers. No admission. Donations to benefit Michael Allen. All you care to eat Hot Dog Supper for $6. Serving begins at 4:30 p.m.
 
Sunday, September 29
Southern Gospel Singing: Royal Quartet at First Baptist Church in Cliffside at 6 p.m. 
 
Fifth Sunday Singing: Faith Baptist Church, 149 West Main Street Ext, Forest City at 2 p.m. featuring Gospel Travelers.
 
Gospel Singing at Fork Creek Baptist Church at 6 p.m. featuring The Messengers.
 
Monday, September 30
Welcome Table Free Community Meal every Monday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church Fellowship Center, 264 N. Main Street, Rutherfordton; dine in only. Sponsored by Churches of Rutherfordton. 
 
Saturday, October 5
Poorman's Benefit Supper for Johnny Edwards, Jr. at Bethel Baptist Church, Main Street, Ellenboro from 4 until 7 p.m. Adults $6, ages 6-11 $3, under 6 free. 828-223-4068.
 
Sunday, October 6
Gospel Singing: Riverside Baptist Church in Harris featuring the Lamberts
 
Saturday, October 19
Southern Gospel Singing: Royal Quartet at Carolina Clinchfield Historical Society in Bostic at 6 p.m.  
 
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