What: Fundraising Yard Sale
When: Every Saturday, 8am-12pm.
Where: Walk By Faith Ministries, 133 Gardenbrook Drive, Forest City. Located at Restoration Church.
More Info: Proceeds to provide hot meals, etc.
Friday & Saturday, July 20-21
What: Vacation Bible School
When: Fri. July 20, 5-8pm. Sat. July 21, 10:15am-3:30pm.
Where: Piney Mt Church, 577 Piney Mtn Ch. Ellenboro.
More Info: 828-453-0846
Sunday, July 22
What: Pastors Appreciation
When: July 22, 3pm
Where: Piney Ridge CME Church, 4421 Hudlow Rd, Union Mills.
More Info: Guest speaker: Rev. John Nix Sr. of Brooklyn CME Church.
When: July 22, 6pm
Where: Grace Missionary Methodist Church, corner of Kelly Road and 221A, Caroleen
More Info: Featuring: Forgiven
What: BBQ Meal with trimmings and dessert
When: July 22, after worship service
Where: Pleasant Grove UMC, Hudlow Rd., Forest City
What: 4th Sunday Singing
When: July 22, 2pm
Where: Harris Baptist Church
More Info: Featured singers: The Hamptons
When: July 22, 10:30am
Where: Missionary Wesleyan Church
More Info: Speaker: Matt Mitchell; Special Music: James Radford. Lunch will follow service.
Monday - Wednesday, July 23-25
What: Vacation Bible School
When: Mon.-Wed., July 23-15, 6-8:30pm
Where: Union Mills Presbyterian Church, 6130 Hudlow Road, Union Mills.
More Info: Bible Study, music, crafts, games, food & fun! 828-287-9141.
Saturday, July 28
What: Children's Health Fair, Free for students K-5th grade.
When: July 28, 9am-12pm
Where: Kisters Chapel UMC, 3060 Poors Ford Road, Rutherfordton
More Info: Health screens, books, healthy snacks, bike helmet fitting. Learn good health measures, nutrition from vendors, fun activities, games, prizes, cool treats, receive back packs and school supplies. 828-248-3041
What: Bible School
When: July 28, 8:30am-4pm
Where: Pilgrims Way Baptist Church, 485 Hamilton Rd., Rutherfordton (Greenhill Comm.)
More Info: Classes for all ages, inflatables, popcorn, snow cones, hotdogs. FMI or ride please call Pastor Wayne Stafford, 828-288-0121 or 828-429-7616
Ongoing Church Programs
Temple Baptist Church
Service Times: Sunday School 10am. Morning Worship 11am and Evening Worship 6pm. Wednesday Night Worship 7pm. 132 Franklin Rd., Mooresboro. 828-453-8577.
Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church
Worship: Saturday 5pm. Sunday 9am & 11:30am. Sunday (Misa en Espanol) 3pm. 1024 W Main St, Forest City.
Harvest Time Ministry
Worship Sundays, 9am. Also, Soup Kitchen, every Tuesday at 5pm. 156 Sunset St., Rutherfordton.
Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church
Traditional Sunday Worship, 11am. Sunday School, 10am. Wednesday evening prayer and meal fellowship 6pm, choir practice 7pm. 250 Hudlow Rd., Forest City. 828-245-5471.
The Biker Church
Service: 10:30am Sunday's, Tune Up: 6:30pm Thursday's. Preacher Chris, 828-289-6773. 245 Big Springs, Forest City.
Rutherford Church of Christ
Mid-Week Service; Wednesday 7pm. 925 Hwy 221 N. Rutherfordton.
Spindale Church of the Brethren
Sunday 9:30am Prayer Room, 10am Sunday School, 11am Morning Worship, 6pm 2nd & 4th Sunday, Adult Bible Study. Wednesday 6pm Choir Practice, 7pm Bible Study, Youth Gathering & Children's Activities. Sterling St., Spindale. 828-286-3908.
Chase Baptist Church
GPS; Grieving Parents Support Group. Helping people find their way after the loss of a child. Meets second Tuesday of each month, 7pm. Scott Butler, 828-305-3619.
Saving Grace Fellowship
Weekly Schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Old DAV bldg next to EMS, Withrow Rd, Forest City.
Souls Harbor Tabernacle
Sunday School 10am, Worship 11am/6pm, Thursdays 7pm. Pastor Poole. 704-466-0626. 441 Sandy Run Church Rd. Mooresboro.
Sunday 10:30am. Tuesday 7pm. Youth Ministry 1st & 3rd Tuesday, 7pm. Young adults, age 16-26, 1st & 3rd Sunday, 7pm. 131 Countryside Dr., Forest City.
Spindale United Methodist Church
Coffee Fellowship 9:45am. Sunday School 10am. Traditional Worship 11am. Acoustic Gospel Gathering monthly Sunday 7pm. East Main Street at Methodist Drive, Spindale. 828-286-2281.
First United Methodist Church
Welcome Table Free Community Meal, Mondays, 5-6:30pm. Dine in. 264 North Main St., Rutherfordton. Sponsored by churches of Rutherfordton. 828-287-3704.
New Life Christian Fellowship Church of God
Sunday School 10am, Wednesday Bible Study 7pm, Sunday Worship 11:15am. 687 Ledbetter Rd., Spindale.
Faith Temple Worship Center
Sunday Worship, 11am. Pray Service, Thursdays, 6:30pm. Food ministry every Tuesday, 6-7:30pm. 151 Kentucky St., Spindale. 828-395-2091.
Grace Chapel Foursquare Church
GriefShare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief/loss. 111 Mitchell St., Forest City. 828-289-9181.
Harriett Memorial Free Will Baptist Church, Caroleen
Services: Sunday School 10am. Worship 11am. Sunday night 6pm & Wednesday night 7pm. Excellent Youth Program. Pastor: Billy Poe Jones.
Mount Vernon Baptist Church
Sunday School, 10am. Worship Service, 11am & 6pm. Wednesday 7pm. 2676 Hudlow Rd., Forest City.
Friendship Baptist Church
Service Schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. 188 Bostic/Sunshine Hwy., Bostic.
Camp Creek Baptist Church
Sunday School 10am. Worship 11am. Wednesday 6:30pm. 1801 Camp Creek Rd., Union Mills. 828-288-1554.
Crestview Baptist Church
Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Tuesday, 6pm. 630 S. Church Street, Forest City. 828-375-0046 to register.
Mundy's United Methodist Church
Worship Service 9am. Pastor, David M. Lee, Sr. 550 Trinity Church Rd., Mooresboro.
Salem United Methodist Church
Sundays: Traditional Worship 9am. Modern Service 11am. 184 Salem Church Rd., Bostic. 828-245-8518.
Thermal Belt Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Meets on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of the month, 10:30am. 835 N. Trade St., Tryon. Coffee & refreshments are available. 828-513-0570 or Facebook at TBUUF
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
Weekly schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Mt. Olivet Church Rd. Ellenboro.
Union Mills Presbyterian Church
Family Bible Study & Potluck Meal every Tuesday, 6pm. 6130 Hudlow Rd., Union Mills. 828-287-9141.
Church of the Exceptional
"For Physically & Mentally Challenged" Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Vans are available for pick-up. 2843 Hwy. 221A, Mooresboro. 828-657-5628.
Melvin Hill Church of the Brethren, Polk County
Gospel Pickin' 1st Saturday of every month. Food served 6pm. Singing at 7pm. 555 Melvin Hill Rd., Columbus NC 28722. 828-863-1353, 864-415-3364.