Friday thru Sunday, December 13-15
What: Guided Walk-thru Live Nativity
When: Dec. 13-15, 6-9pm
Where: West Point Baptist Church, 1160 Union Road, Rutherfordton
More Info: No charge. 828-287-0165
Sunday, December 15
What: Christmas Cantata "Messiah, Heaven's Glory"
When: Dec. 15, 3pm
Where: Alexander United Methodist Church, 210 MD Blanton Road, Forest City.
More Info: Short piano recital of Christmas music presented by Claudia Byers and the guest Soloist will be Cathy Chauncey. Light refreshments.
Tuesday, December 31
What: New Year's Eve Night Watch Service
When: Dec. 31, 8pm
Where: In His Hands Independent Baptist Church, 126 Hopewell Road, Ellenboro
More Info: Several Men of God bringing the Holy Word. Refreshments served. All welcome.
Ongoing Church Programs
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
Sunday School 10am. Worship 11am. Sunday night 6pm & Wednesday night 7pm. Excellent Youth Program. Pastor: Billy Poe Jones. 1938 US Hwy. 221, Forest City.
The Biker Church
Service: 10:30am Sunday's, Tune Up: 6:30pm Thursday's.
Preacher Chris, 828-289-6773. 245 Big Springs, Forest City.
Saving Grace Fellowship
Weekly Schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Old DAV Bldg next to EMS, Withrow Rd, Forest City.
Mundy's United Methodist Church
Worship Service 9am. Pastor, David M. Lee, Sr. 550 Trinity Church Rd., Mooresboro.
Hickory Grove Baptist Church
Prayer Time Sunday 9:30-10:50am, Sunday School 10-10:50am, Service 11am-12pm, Evening Service 6-7pm, Wednesday Service 7pm. Pastor Brent Frady. 828-863-2529, 368 Hickory Grove Church Rd. Columbus, NC, 28722.
Crestview Baptist Church
Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Tuesday, 6pm. 630 S. Church Street, Forest City. Call 828-375-0046 to register.
First Baptist Church
Bountiful Breakfast Welcome Table - All you can eat buffet each Sunday, 9am-10am. Everyone welcome. You need not be a member or attend to share in the meal. Sunday School for all ages 10am, Worship 11am. 188 Church Street, Bostic.
New Life Christian Fellowship Church of God
Sunday School 10am, Wednesday Bible Study 7pm, Sunday Worship 11:15am. 687 Ledbetter Road, Spindale.
Golden Valley United Methodist Church
Breakfast and Fellowship at 8:30am. Early Worship Service at 9:30am. Golden Valley Church Road. Come Join Us!
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
Weekly schedule: Sunday School 10am. Worship Service 11am. Mt. Olivet Church Rd. Ellenboro.
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.
Mount Vernon Baptist Church
Sunday School, 10am. Worship Service, 11am & 6pm. Wednesday 7pm. 2676 Hudlow Rd., Forest City.
All Souls Community
A Congregation affirming Unitarian Universalist values, meets Wednesday, 7pm at Main Street Market in Rutherfordton. All faiths, or the lack thereof, all races, all kinds of people are welcome. 843-708-1033.