First United 

Methodist Church of Sylva 

will host a tea and reception to welcome senior pastor Rev. Mary Brown from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19.

Hyatts Chapel 

Baptist Church

at 2166 Camp Creek Road, Whittier, will celebrate homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday with special singing and a sermon by visiting speaker Steve Gunter from Greensboro. A meal will follow. Call 736-1026 for more information.


Love’s Chapel United 

Methodist Church 

will celebrate homecoming Sunday at 10:30 a.m. with the Carolina Crossmen singing. A covered dish luncheon follows at noon. Everyone is welcome.