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Tuckasegee Baptist Church will feature a message from Ukrainian missionaries Gennady and Mina Podgasky at 11 a.m. Sunday.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019
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Black Mountain Baptist in Cullowhee has come a long way from services held in a shady grove of trees. Until early 1880 folks walked from many miles away across the mountains to Ochre Hill or Cullowhee Baptist church for worship services.

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

The Summit Church will host a Vacation Bible School program, “Camp Promise: God is Faithful,” from 5:30-7:45 p.m. Sunday, July 14, through Tuesday, July 16, for ages 3 years through fifth grade. Dinner is provided each evening. Register online at www.vbspro.events/p/events.f42b1a. Summit is …

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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Whittier United Methodist Church will hold a benefit supper at 6 p.m. Friday. The menu is potluck – meats, taters and lots of veggies. Drinks and desserts will be included. The cost is $8 and all proceeds will be used to benefit many community outreach efforts and the Grace House Food Pantry…

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
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Webster Baptist will host a yard sale from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, June 15, in the church’s Christian Life Center gym.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
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Black Mountain Baptist will hold its regular Saturday night singing this week with services beginning at 7 p.m. The featured guests will be the Northeast Georgia Singers.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Cullowhee United Methodist will offer Vacation Bible School classes from 9-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, through Thursday, June 13. The VBS is called “A Blessing Bakery.” Kids will discover how they can be a blessing to others through Bible stories, games, crafts and baking. Call or email the…

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The Jackson County Fellowship of Christian Athletes will hold its monthly prayer rally at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Smoky Mountain High School’s Carr Hooper Stadium/Babe Howell Field.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Moses Creek Baptist will hold its Easter sunrise service at 8 a.m. Sunday at the Upper Stephens Cemetery on Caney Fork. Breakfast will follow at 9 a.m. in the church fellowship hall with morning worship service at 10 a.m.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
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Evangelist L.H. Mathis of the Canada community will depart April 17 for his 10th mission trip to the Philippines, and is expected to return at the end of May. Pictured is Mathis, right, with a 92-year-old Filipino woman and her daughter during a mission trip in the mid-1990s. Mathis will be …

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Ochre Hill Baptist will open the Lord’s Closet from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, March 27. A meal will be served, and food boxes and clothing items will be available. The church is now a partner with Manna Food Bank, so there are more food options for selection.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Johns Creek Baptist will host a singing at 6 p.m. Sunday. The featured singers will be Anita and the Messer Family.

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Wilmot Independent Missionary will have its inaugural “Going Home Youth Conference” at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 16, hosted by Pastor Johnny Ray Davis. All local churches and their youth are invited to attend. Todd McKeehan and Tony Cochran will preach. Lunch will be provided after the service.

Old Savannah Baptist Church will have a free concert at 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17, featuring the Whisnants. From left are band members Austin Whisnant, Jeff Whisnant, Susan Whisnant, Aaron Hise and Ethan Whisnant. For more information, call 399-0186.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Black Mountain Baptist in Cullowhee will hold its regular singing featuring The Wards from Waynesville at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

New Hope Baptist will hold its monthly singing featuring Walking By Faith at 6 p.m. Sunday. Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall following the singing.

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Zion Hill Baptist will hold a singing beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday. Fields of Grace from Asheville will perform.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

will hold its Open Door Meal and Sing at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, in the church’s Christian Life Center. The community is invited to enjoy a meal prepared by church members, musical entertainment and fellowship. The Joe Deitz Family Band will perform. This group is well known throughout…

Victory Baptist Church will welcome the Mylon Hayes Family for an evening of gospel music at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, in the church auditorium. Victory Baptist is located midway between Dillsboro and Franklin on U.S. 23/441. From left are Wendy, Mylon, Conner, Kennedy and Bailey Hayes.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Hundreds of Jackson County volunteers contributed 2,314 gift-filled shoeboxes to the global Christmas project, Operation Christmas Child. The Samaritan’s Purse project will deliver these gifts to children affected by war, disease, disaster, poverty and famine. Local residents can still parti…