Creek Baptist Church
7th Annual Sportsman's Banquet, Sat. Aug. 19, 6:30pm. Guest speaker: Chris Wells. Tickets $10 each and must be purchased in advance at Floyd's Creek Church, Butler's Jewelry & Loan, or Clark's Automotive Towing. 828-245-1059. 2004 Chase High Road, Forest City.
Pleasant Grove UMC
Clothes Closet & School Supply giveaway, Sat. Aug. 19, 9-11am. Children must be present to receive school supplies. Hosting a donation BBQ meal after church Sun. Aug. 20 to raise funds for church missions & budget. Hudlow Road.
St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church
Community Block Party at 330 N. Ridgecrest Ave., Rutherfordton on Sat. 8/19, 1pm-6pm. Free event. Will include food, games, music. Rain date: 9/9/17.
Temple Baptist Church
FREE clothes and groceries, Sat. Aug. 19, 9am-11am. 132 Franklin Rd, Mooresboro.
St. John AMEZ Church
Church Anniversary, Sun. Aug. 20, 3pm. Pastor: Dr. Cynthia McCullough. 109 N. Ridgecrest Ave. Rutherfordton.
Harvest Time Ministry
Worship Sundays, 9am. Also, Soup Kitchen, every Tuesday at 5pm. 156 Sunset St., Rutherfordton.
Doggett Grove AMEZ Church
Friends & Family Day, Aug. 20, 4pm. Lunch 1:30-3:30pm. Speaker: Rev. Dr. Andrew B. Smoke along with choir and congregation. 651 Doggett Grove Rd., Forest City.
High Shoal Baptist Church
Revival, Aug. 20-23. Sunday 11am & 6pm. Mon.-Wed., 7pm. Guest Speaker: Rev. Michael Frazier. 284 High Shoals Church Rd., 1 mile west of Hwy. 120.
Doggett Grove AMEZ Church
Give Me Flowers; Aug. 26, 3pm. Speaker: Minister Kim Logan, Temple of Jesus Church, Lake Lure. 651 Doggett Grove Rd., Forest City.
Hopewell AMEZ Church
Fashion Show, Sat. Aug. 26, 6pm at New Bethel AMEZ Church in Forest City. Donation: $7. Pastor: Rev. James Logan. 259 Harris/Henrietta Rd., Harris.
Corinth Baptist Church
Lauren Talley, soprano singer for the Talley Trio, will present a solo concert of gospel music, Sun. Aug. 27, 6pm. The concert is free. An offering will be received. 767 Pinehurst Road, Ellenboro. 828-248-3559.
Rutherford Church of Christ
Mid-Week Service; Wednesday 7PM. 925 Hwy 221 N. Rutherfordton.
Robertson Creek FWB Church
Homecoming Service, Sun. Aug. 27. Guest speaker: Reverend, Timmy Hodge. Covered dish lunch to follow service. Sunday School 10am, Worship service 11am. 486 Robertson Creek Rd., Bostic.
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
Weekly schedule: Sunday school 10am. Worship service at 11am. Mt. Olivet Church Rd. Ellenboro.
Souls Harbor Tabernacle
Sunday School 10am, Worship 11am, Sunday night 6pm, Thursday night 7pm. Pastor Charles 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. Visit: www.theepicenterchurch.org
Spindale United Methodist Church
Casual Early Service, Sundays 9am. Refreshments 9:30-10am. Alive Now Small Group & Sunday School 10am. Traditional Worship 11am. E Main St. at Methodist Dr. 828-286-2281. www.spindaleumc.com
Crestview Baptist Church
Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Tuesday, 6pm. 630 S. Church Street, Forest City. 828-375-0046 to register.
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.
GriefShare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief/loss, Thursdays. Childcare is available. 121 Mitchell St., Forest City. 828-289-9181.
Spiritual Warfare, Sunday 10:45am. 845 Battleground Rd., Cowpens, SC 29330 (corner of Mayo Rd./Hwy. 110). 828-247-4772 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Mount Vernon Baptist Church
Sunday School, 10am. Worship Service, 11am & 6pm. Wednesday 7pm. 2676 Hudlow Rd., Forest City. Visit: mountvernonbaptistchurch.org
Salem United Methodist Church
Sunday School 9am, Worship 10am, Depart with a Mini Mission 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 available. 828-513-0570.
Church of the Exceptional
"For Physically and Mentally Challenged" Sunday School 10-10:40am. Worship Service 11am. Vans are available for pickup. 2843 US Hwy 221A Henrietta. 828-305-2083.
Friendship Baptist Church
Sunday School 10am. Worship 11am. 188 Bostic/Sunshine Hwy., Bostic.
Mundy's United Methodist Church
Worship Service 9am. Pastor, David M. Lee, Sr. 550 Trinity Church Rd., Mooresboro.
Union Mills Presbyterian Church
Family Bible Study & Potluck Meal Tuesdays. 828-287-9141.
Spindale Church of the Brethren
Sunday 9:30am Prayer Rm, 10am Sunday School, 11am Worship, 6pm 2nd & 4th Sun., Adult Bible Study. Wed. 6pm Choir Practice, 7pm Bible Study, Youth & Kid's Activities. Sterling St., Spindale. 828-286-3908.
Pleasant Grove UMC of Forest City
Traditional Sunday Worship Service, 11am. Sunday School, 10am. Wednesday evening prayer and meal fellowship, 6pm. Choir practice, 7pm. 250 Hudlow Road, Forest City. 828-245-5471.
Chase Baptist Church
GPS Meeting; Grieving Parents Support Group. Every Tuesday of the month at 7pm in Fellowship Building. Helping people find their way after the loss of a child. Info, Scott Butler, 828-305-3619.