Church News, September 13, 2013

Sep. 13, 2013 @ 12:44 AM
The Epicenter Church is offering paid scholarships from  25%-100% off our $10 a day After School Program for 5-12th grades. Younger siblings will qualify as well. Homework assistance, tutoring, after school pick up, video games, basketball, volleyball, wifi, concessions, movies and fitness programs, charm classes and more. 131 Countryside Dr, Forest City, NC. For info, call 828-305-1387.
 
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.
 
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.
 
Singing at Grace Missionary Methodist Church, corner 221A and Kelly Road in Caroleen at 6 p.m. featuring the Lambert Family.
 
Celebration of Praise Program at Wells Spring United Methodist Church, Forest City; Men's Choir at 3 p.m. Several local men's choirs on program.
 
Reunion of Family and Friends of Lorenzo Dow Huntley and Joanna Mode Huntley at Bethany Baptist Church, Bethany Church Road in Forest City at 1 p.m.
 
Gospel Singing at Piney Knob Baptist Church at 6 p.m. featuring In His Glory.
 
Homecoming at Caroleen Congregational Holiness Church at 112 Walker Store Road.  Speaker Kevin Bradley. Covered dish meal to follow service.
 
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.
 
Saturday, September 28
Emergency Preparedness Fair at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 250 Mount Pleasant Church Road, Forest City from 10 a.m. to 2 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. 
 
Revival at Doggett Grove AME Zion Church, 327 Hardin Road, Forest City at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Pastor Leroy Kelly, Mill Springs speaker.
 
Fill up at The Biker Church, 156 US Hwy 74 Business, Bostic; free meal from 5:30 to 7:30. For info call 289-6773 or bucycg@yahoo.com.
 
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
 
Gettys Reunion at Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church, 1658 Duncan's Creek Road at 1 p.m. Bring covered dishes. Call 704-487-5480 for info.
 
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