Thursday & Friday, August 30-31
What: Annual Convention
When: August 30-31, 10am and 7pm
Where: Full Gospel Revival Church, 4799 Hwy. 64/74A, Rutherfordton.
More Info: Special guest speakers. 828-447-2886.
Friday, August 31
What: Labor Day Weekend Concert, featuring Carolina Quartet, Southern Sounds, & Golden Valley Crusaders. Pre-concert meal 5:30-6:45pm
When: Friday, August 31, 7pm (doors open at 6pm)
Where: Concord Baptist Church, 720 Old US 74, Bostic
More Info: Proceeds benefit South Mountain Christian Camp
Saturday, September 1
What: Fundraiser Spaghetti Supper
When: September 1, 4pm until.
Where: Thermal City United Methodist Church, 301 Thermal City Rd, Union Mills
More Info: Adults $8, kids $3, under 5 free. Drink & dessert. Take out available. Proceeds support the church.
Sunday, September 2
What: First Sunday Night Singing
When: September 2, 7pm
Where: Riverside Baptist Church
More Info: Featuring: King James Boys
Monday-Thursday, September 3-6
What: Fall Revival
When: September 3-6, 7pm nightly
Where: Pilgrims Way Baptist Church, 485 Hamilton Rd, Rutherfordton.
More Info: Pastor Chad Watson of Hartsville, SC will be doing the preaching, special singing nightly. 828-288-0121.
Saturday, September 8
What: Launch Party "A New Beginning" All Free Event!
When: September 8, 11am
Where: Full Throttle Biker Church; 620 NC 120 Hwy., Mooresboro.
More Info: Music, food, bike games, kids games, door prizes & more. Contact Pastor Mike Gettys: 828-289-1944
Sunday, September 9
What: 15th Annual 9/11 Service. In Honor and In Memory of our Law Enforcement & Emergency Services Personnel
When: September 9, 11am. Lunch at 12:30pm.
Where: Long Branch Road Baptist Church, 621 Long Branch Rd, Forest City.
More Info: RSVP to Kaye Ruppe, 828-287-1408 or 828-289-7987
Saturday, September 15
What: Friends of Creig and Heather Lovelace invite you to a Gospel Singing fundraiser
When: September 15, 6pm
Where: Danieltown Baptist Church, 1386 Bethany Church Road, Forest City
More Info: Featuring: the Rogers Family & the Fountain of Life Gospel Quartet. Emcee: Brian Cooper. Love offering will take and all proceeds will go for medical bills.
Ongoing Church Programs
Hickory Grove Baptist Church
Prayer Time Sunday 9:30-10:50am, Sunday School 10-10:50am, Church Service 11am-12pm, & 6-7pm, Wednesday 7pm. Pastor Brent Frady. 828-863-2529, 368 Hickory Grove Ch Rd. Columbus.
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.
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.
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.
Saving Grace Fellowship
Weekly Schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Old DAV bldg next to EMS, Withrow Rd, Forest City.
Harvest Time Ministry
Worship Sundays, 9am. Also, Soup Kitchen, every Tuesday at 5pm. 156 Sunset St., 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.
The Biker Church
Service: 10:30am Sunday's, Tune Up: 6:30pm Thursday's.
Preacher Chris, 828-289-6773. 245 Big Springs, Forest City.
Walk By Faith Ministries
Fundraising Yard Sale every Saturday, 8am-12pm. Proceeds to provide hot meals, etc. 133 Gardenbrook Dr., Forest City. Located at Restoration Church.
Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church
Traditional Sunday Worship 11am. Sunday School 10am. Wednesday evening prayer & meal fellowship 6pm, choir practice 7pm. 250 Hudlow Rd., Forest City. 828-245-5471.
Chase Baptist Church
GPS; Grieving Parents Support Group. Helping people find there way after the loss of a child. Meets second Tuesday monthly, 7pm. Scott Butler, 828-305-3619.
Crestview Baptist Church
Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Tuesday, 6pm. 630 S. Church Street, Forest City. 828-375-0046 to register.
Souls Harbor Tabernacle
Sunday School 10am, Worship 11am & 6pm, Thursday 7pm. Pastor Charles Poole. 704-466-0626. 441 Sandy Run Ch. 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.
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.
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.
New Life Christian Fellowship Church of God
Sunday School 10am, Wednesday Bible Study 7pm, Sunday Worship 11:15am. 687 Ledbetter Rd., Spindale.
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.
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.
Mundy's United Methodist Church
Worship Service 9am. Pastor, David M. Lee, Sr. 550 Trinity Church Rd., Mooresboro.
Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church
Worship: Saturday 5pm. Sunday 9am & 11:30am. Sunday (Misa en Espanol) 3pm. 1024 W Main St, Forest City.
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.
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.
Rutherford Church of Christ
Mid-Week Service; Wednesday 7pm. 925 Hwy 221 N. Rutherfordton.
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.