Church News, October 31, 2012

Oct. 31, 2012 @ 05:31 AM


Empty Shoeboxes Needed: The Food Pantry is collecting empty (in good condition) shoe boxes for the back pack program for Christmas. Also collecting slightly used coats for all ages; drop off at The Food Pantry at the back of Tri-City Mall in the old Transit Damaged Freight Building. Call 828-980-2654.
Keep A Child Warm: Storehouse Pantry and Communities in Schools are collecting coats for the Backpack Program in Rutherford County; new or gently used coats, clean and in good condition; collection site is Storehouse Pantry at the Tri-City Mall during month of October on Tuesdays and Thursdays 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday, November, 3
Fall Bazaar: Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City; 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.; Crafts, Christmas decor and crafts, jams, jellies, baked goods & more; Lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m. — soup, cornbread and hotdogs; for more information call (828) 287-1408
Fish Fry and Silent Auction: at New Bethel Baptist Church, 223 New Bethel Church Rd, Harris; from 4 – 8 pm; Founder / Catfish / Chicken Strips French Fries, Hushpuppies, Slaw, Dessert, and Drink; Sponsored by “Champions for Christ” ~ Women’s Ministry
Fish Fry Fundraiser: at Harriett Memorial Free Will Baptist in the Caroleen community; sponsored by Ricky Radford in memory of his Dad, Bill Radford; proceeds to help with the repairs to the church parking lot; flounder filet or catfish filet with french fries, slaw, hushpuppies, and drink. The cost is $8 donation. Take out plates are available. Call 657-9446 to place an order. The church is located @ 1938 hwy. 221-A  ( one mile south of Harrelson Funeral Home and Hardin Drugs)
Country Ham Supper: Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church, 1658 Duncan's Creek Road, Ellenboro; from 4 until 7:30 p.m.; special music featuring Strings of Joy; for info call 245-8808 or 245-6702.
Fall Bazaar: at Salem United Methodist Youth Fellowship, Salem Church Road, Bostic from 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. Handmade crafts and homemade baked goods with breakfast and lunch available for purchase. 
Spaghetti  Supper: Thermal City United Methodist Church, 301 Thermal City Rd. Union Mills; Begins at 4 p.m. until
Adults $7.00  Children  $3.00 Take outs available
Free Clothes and Food Closet: First Baptist Church, Bostic; 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.; big selection of clothes.
Sunday, November 4
Pastor Appreciation Day: Members of First Wesleyan Church, Church Street in Forest City will honor Pastor Eric Yelton and his family Sunday morning. All are invited.
Trevor Baker in Concert: First Broad Baptist Church at 11 a.m.; then at Golden Valley Missionary Methodist Church at 6 p.m. Trevor is a country/gospel music singer/songwriter
Gospel Singing: Village Chapel, 29 Huntley St.  in Forest City; featuring The Lamberts from Whitmire, SC
Fall Revival: Calvary Baptist Church, Chimney Rock Road, Rutherfordton; Sunday  at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Monday - Wednesday at 7 p.m.; speaker Rev. Don Hollifield.
Monday, November 5
Fall Revival: at Fork Creek Baptist Church Monday through Friday at 7 p.m.; guest speaker Rev. Richard Cole of Gastonia.
Friday, November 9
Inside Yard Sale: Spindale Church of the Brethren, 303 Midlan St., Spindale; 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. - Friday and Saturday.
Saturday, November 10
A Touch of Christmas: First Wesleyan Church, 700 S. Church St. in Forest City; 8 A.M. UNTIL 1 P.M.; wreaths, floral arrangements, gift baskets, country store, pumpkin nut rolls, home made vegetable soup, gift mixes, cakes, candies, jellies, jams, butters, pickles, relish - all home made, 
Christmas Craft and Bake Sale: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 1024 W. Main St. in Forest City from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m.; also available: frozen entrees, breakfast, quilt raffle tickets, door prizes every 30 minutes.
Benefit Auction: Spindale Fellowship Holiness at 2 p.m.; preview items starting at 12 p.m.; Call 828-287-5430 for information; sponsored by youth of Spindale Fellowship Holiness.
Winter Clothing Drive: Goodes Creek Baptist Church, 453 Goodes Creek Baptist Church Road, Cliffside; from 9 - 11:30 a.m.; all items free and available on first come, first serve basis and limited based on size of family. Call 657-6444 for info.
Monday, November 12
Revival: at the Village Chapel Church, Huntley Street in Forest City; prayer room at 6:45 p.m. and services at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Special singing each night.
Saturday, November 17
Annual Holiday Bazaar/Biscuit Breakfast/Bake Sale: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church; from 7 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. 
UMW Bazaar: at First United Methodist Church in Rutherfordton in Fellowship Center 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.; sausage biscuit and coffee - $2; lunch at 11 a.m. includes soups, chicken salad or grilled cheese sandwich, dessert and drink - $5; Christmas items, plants, fresh pecans, silent auction, handmade crafts, frozen foods, baked and canned goods and more.
Ham Supper: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church; 4 until the ham runs out; takeouts available; call 828-245-4771 for info.
Tuesday, November 20
Monthly food giveaway: First Baptist Church in Spindale holds a food giveaway at 6 p.m., the third Thursday of each month. Devotion and prayer