Area Church News June 4, 2015

Faith Baptist Church, Shelby
Faith Baptist Church, 2738 S. Post Rd., Shelby, NC, will be holding in concert, the "Inspirations", Thursday, June 4, 2015, at 7:00pm. For more information, call 704-487-0006.
Corinth Baptist Church, Casar
Corinth Baptist Church in partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina will have a Food Distribution Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:00 am - 12:00 noon. Corinth Baptist Church is located at 324 Corinth Church Road in Casar, NC. The distribution will be in the basement of the new fellowship building. They will have Food Distributions the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. The clothing closet will also be open during this time. Everyone welcome.
Peachtree Baptist, Shelby
Peach Street Baptist Church would like to invite you to join them for a day of food, fun, games, and fellowship, on Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 12:00pm until 5:00pm. There will be hotdogs, hamburgers, and all types of desserts. The event is free and everyone is welcome. If you are looking for a home church, then look no further. Eat on Saturday June 6 and worship with on Sunday, June 7. Pastor, Bobby Steen.
Hudson Memorial Baptist Church, Lawndale
Hudson Memorial Baptist Church is going to be holding Homecoming, Sunday, June 7, 2015. Gospel singing by Oasis of Newberry, SC will be singing at 10:00am and preaching following at 11:00am. There will be a covered dish lunch following the service. Everyone is welcome. The church is located at 762 Warlick Rd, Lawndale, NC.
Casar United Methodist Church
Casar United Methodist Church, 124 Casar Methodist Church Road, Casar, NC, will be holding in concert, "The Dixie Melody Boys", on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at 3:30pm. A love offering will be taken. For more information, call 704-538-0247.
Grover Church of God
Grover Church of God, 201 N. Main Street, Grover, NC will be celebrating Pastor Appreciation on Sunday, June 7, 2015. Service will begin at 10:45am with a Pastor's Family Picnic to follow. All past and present church family are encouraged to attend. For more information you may contact the church office at 704-937-7541.
Hebron United Methodist Church, Vale
It's time to suit up! Learn about the "Armor of God" at Hebron United Methodist Church's Vacation Bible School! VBS kicks off Sunday, June 7, 2015, from 6-8pm at the West Lincoln Park (369 Hull's Grove Church Road, Vale). VBS will continue at Hebron June 8-12 each night from 6-8:30pm. A wrap-up party will be held at 1:00pm, Sunday, June 14, 2015, at Hebron. Pastor Cathy Turman will also be teaching a class for adults, so everyone is welcome! Hebron is located at 7929 W. Highway 27 in Vale, NC. For more information, call at 704-276-1411 or visit
Faith Baptist Church, Kings Mountain
Faith Baptist Church, 1009 Linwood Road, Kings Mountain, NC, in partnership with "Appointed2" (Randy and Amy Nichols), pastor, J.R. Robbins, will be hosting The Prayze Factor Awards Gospel Tour on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at 4:00pm. Meet some of the upcoming independent artists and stars in Christian music. There are open auditions for the next season of "The Prayze Factor People's Choice Awards" During every stop. For more information visit
El Bethel United Methodist Church
El Bethel UMC breakfast will be the second week in June because their Homecoming is the first week. El Bethel UMC Country Breakfast will be Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 6:30 to 10:00am. The Menu is as follows: Country Ham, sausage, bacon, grits, eggs, gravy, homemade jelly, homemade biscuits, coffee, juice. There will also be a Bake Sale. Carry outs available. Call 704-739-9174.
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, Lawndale
Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 1102 Warlick Road, Lawndale, NC, will be hosting a country ham breakfast on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 7:00am - 11:00am. Price: adults, $7; child 6-12, $5; under 6 eats free. All you can eat. Carry out available. Proceeds go the church budget. Menu: country ham, bacon, sausage, livermush, eggs, gravy, oatmeal, toast, biscuits, coffee, tea, bottled water, orange juice, fruit bar. For information, call Doris Hamby, 704-538-3995.
New Vision Church, Conover, NC
New Vision Church, 502 Thornburg Dr. Ne, Conover, NC will be holding "Great Gospel Singing", sponsored by LGMA. Concert dates and groups performing: June 13, 2015, Burning Bridges; July 11, 2015, Higher Ground; August 8, 2015, Mercy's Reflection; September 12, 2015, Tony Burchette; November 14, 2015, Spiritual Voices; December 12, 2015, The Wards. For information call 828-493-1969. All concerts start at 6:00pm.
Long Branch Road Baptist Church, Forest City
Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City, NC (Shiloh Community) will be holding Vacation Bible School, G Force, Sun-Thurs, June 14-18, 2015, 6:00pm - 8:30pm. For more information call Tiffany 828-429-2619 or Kathy 828-429-1457.
Second Baptist Church, Kings Mountain
Second Baptist Church, 120 Linwood Road, Kings Mountain, NC, will be celebrating its 100th Anniversary Sunday, June 14, 2015, 4:00-6:00pm. The pastor, staff and members invite you to attend the celebration of 100 years of ministry in Kings Mountain, NC. A program will begin at 4:00pm in the Sanctuary and they will conclude in the Life Enrichment Center with a look of the past of historical events, fellowship and food.

Fallston Baptist Church
Fallston Baptist Church, will be having VBS, June 15-19, 2015, 6:00pm - 8:30pm. All ages welcome, including youth and adult VBS. FBC will be conducting LifeWay's Journey Off the Map™ for Vacation Bible School this year. They want you and your children to join them for a week filled with fun activities! You'll hear Bible stories, play games, learn new songs, make crafts and eat snacks. Adults and kids will discover through Bible study that Jesus is our Ultimate Guide.
Ascension Lutheran Church, Shelby
Ascension Lutheran Church, 300 N. Lafayette Street, Shelby, NC, will offer Vacation Bible School from 5:30pm - 7:30pm, June 21-25, 2015 (Sunday through Thursday) in the fellowship hall of the church. VBS is offered free to all children from preschool to middle school, as a ministry of the congregation. Please register each child to help with planning. Register for free online today at Their 2015 VBS theme, "Catch the Buzz!" invites children to add their hands, voices, minds and their hearts to being part of God's work in the world. Through Bible stories, games, crafts, snacks, stories and songs, they will learn about malaria and how it is affecting children around the world. With the mission offering each night, the children will have the opportunity to join the fight to end malaria. But, most importantly, children will learn how much God loves them and all God's children.
First Baptist Church, Shelby
First Baptist Church, 120 North Lafayette Street "Uptown Shelby", will be offering Free English Classes All Levels. Mondays 6:30-8:15pm. Call 704-487-6094 or 704-482-3467.
Crestview Baptist Church, Shelby
Crestview Baptist Church, 1090 Old Boiling Springs Rd., Shelby, NC is having a breakfast the first Saturday of each month, 7:00am - until. $5 donation for all you can eat. 704-487-7485.
Grace United Methodist Church, Kings Mtn.
Grace United Methodist Church, 830 Church St. Kings Mtn., NC, is holding a Bible Study on the book of Daniel each Thursday night at 6:30pm, until the study is finished. Ms Jeannine Fisher will be teaching the study.
Putnam Baptist Church, Shelby
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Polkville Baptist Church
Polkville Baptist Church Infant & Preschool Clothing Closet is open on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 9:00am til 11:00am. Families can receive clothing and other items for their own children. Clothing sizes available are newborn to 24 months and 2T - 5T. Parents need to bring a picture ID card for themselves and a social security card or medicaid card for their children. More information can be found at or call the church office at 704-538-7464. The church is located at 4214 Polkville Rd., Shelby.
Friendship United Methodist Church, Fallston
Friendship United Methodist Church, 111 Friendship Drive, Fallston, NC invites children to Kingdom Kids, a Wednesday night children's ministry. Bring your child for Bible lessons, music and lots of fun. Every Wednesday night from 6:00 until 7:00 pm. For more information contact Bethany Boggs at 704-538-9243.
Christ the King Church, Shelby
Christ the King Church, 1311 S. Lafayette St., Shelby, NC, welcomes you to the services as follows: Sunday: 10:00am, Bible Training; 10:45am, Holy Communion; 11:00am, Praise and Worship; 11:00am, Miracle Hour. Wednesday: 7:00pm, School of the Supernatural/Prayer Meeting. Thursday: 7:00pm, Healing Rooms (tell your friends who need a miracle (a private meeting for prayers for healing). Facebook: Christ the King Shelby. Watch the Sunday service on Tuesday nights at 7:00am on Channel 9 Cable in Shelby and Gaston Counties. Services for all ages. Exciting traditional and contemporary music. Tremendous teachings, Children's Church and Nursery. 704-482-0171,
Women Warriors of the Light, Bessemer City
Women Warriors of the Light will hold their "Prayer and Support Sisterhood Meeting" every 2nd Tuesday at Light of Christ, 106 Payne Rd., Bessemer City, NC. 704-730-8003 or check out their facebook page for more information. Women understanding women as only women can... widows, singles, moms, marrieds, singles groups. You are not alone.