Bethel Christian Academy Enrollment Underway


Bethel Christian Academy is now enrolling new students for the 2014-2015 school year! Grades K-12th. Please, call (828)765-0510 for more information and to schedule a tour of the school!

Disabled American Veterans Fundraiser


The Disabled American Veterans are doing a fundraiser to help purchase a van to transport veterans to the VA hospitals in Asheville and Johnson City. Anyone who would like to help may send donations to  DAV, P.O. Box 868, Burnsville, NC 28714 or if you have questions call Jerry Miller, Commander, at 678-9369 or 208-2486.

Campground Worship Services


Campground Worship Services are being held at Carolina Hemlocks Campground every Sunday morning at 9 AM and at Black Mountain Campground every Sunday morning at 10 AM.

Pensacola Community Bible School


The Pensacola Community Bible School will be held at the Pensacola United Methodist Church on July 20th - July 25th from 5:30-9:00. Join us as we caravan through the wilderness with Moses. This is a multi- denomination community bible school -open to all. A meal will be served nightly. For more information contact 682-3896.

Revival at Old Path Church


The Old Path Church, located at 5036 State Highway 80 South on the hill above Blevins Farm and Produce, will be in revival beginning Sunday July 20th at 6:00 pm and running all week.

Vacation Bible School at Church of God of Prophecy


Vacation Bible School will begin Sunday evening July 20th at the Church of God of Prophecy on Meadow Road in Burnsville. Service will begin each night at 6:00pm until 8:30pm, ending on Thursday night with a Vacation Bible School Celebration.  All ages are welcome.  It will be a fun week of Bible lessons, food and games.

Cross Canyon Trail Vacation Bible School


Morning Star Baptist Church will be having "Cross Canyon Trail Vacation Bible School Sunday July 20th through Thursday July 24th from 6:00pm-8:30pm with classes available from toddler to adult. Evening meal served nightly.  Commencement will be Saturday July 26th at 4:00pm followed by food, fellowship and fun.  For more information call 208-0002.

Vacation Bible School at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church


Mount Pleasant Baptist Church would like to invite all kids ages 3-18 to Vacation Bible School beginning Sunday July 20th through Friday July 25th from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Mt. Pleasant Church. The vans will run. Please call the church and leave a message if you need transportation. Phone # is 678-9389. Everyone welcome!  The church is located at 129 Scronce Creek Road in Burnsville.

Bible School at Altapass Church of God


Altapass Church Of God's Bible School will be starting on July 20th 2014 and going through July 24th 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. each evening. A Church van will be running you may call Sylvia Fortner 828-467-9057 or Diane Hughes 828-765-6828 if you are needing to be picked up. Hope you see you there!  Altapass Church of God is located on Church of God Road in the Altapass community of Spruce Pine.

Vacation Bible School at Unity Baptist Church


Unity Baptist Church of Burnsville will be having Vacation Bible School Monday July 21st through Friday July 25th.  Bible School will begin each night at 7:00pm and end at 8:30pm.  There will be classes for all ages. Everyone is invited. The church is located on West Glendale Avenue.

Tent Revival


There will be a Tent Revival in Avery county near the Green Valley Fire Department at 7:30 pm nightly Friday July 25th through Saturday August 2nd.  Rev. Wesley Ward will be preaching.  If anyone needs directions you may call 208-3469.

Benefit Car Show at Mountain Heritage


Cherith Brook Baptist Church will be having a Car Show Saturday July 26th at 10:00am at Mountain Heritage High School.  There will be vendors, (**a raffle), barbecue, kid's zone, and lots more...plus an auction, starting at 2:00pm.  Free admission.  All proceeds from this day of events goes to the church's fellowship hall building fund.  Everyone is welcome!

3rd Annual Back to School Bash


Liberty Hill Baptist Church will be having their 3rd Annual Back to School Bash Saturday July 26th from 12:00pm-4:00pm at the church.  There will be free backpacks for the kids filled with hygiene items and school supplies, while supplies last.  The child must be present to get the supplies.  Everything is free, free food, inflatables for the kids, and dunking booth.  For more information call Kim at 765-7987 or 467-2745.

Liberty Hill Back to School Bash 7/26


Liberty Hill Baptist Church will hold its annual Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at 12:00 P.M. (rain or shine) on the church’s softball field.  This is the third year that Liberty Hill has collected and will distribute school supplies to students from Mitchell, Yancey, Avery, and surrounding counties.  School supplies such as backpacks, paper, pens, pencils, (more)

4th Saturday Night Singing at Laurel Valley Church


Laurel Valley Church will be having their 4th Saturday Night Singing Saturday July 26th at 6:00pm.  Singing will be Luke Chandler, Charlene Robinson, and others.  All singers and listeners are welcome.

Homecoming & Annual Cemetery Decoration


South Estatoe Baptist Church will be celebrating Homecoming Sunday July 27th. Also, the Autrey Cemetery will be having its yearly decoration. Church services begin at 10:00 with the Mike Whitson family sharing special music. At 11:00 former pastor Bobby Scroggs will deliver the sermon. A covered dish meal will be afterward in the fellowship hall. Ministry canopies will be set up in the Autrey cemetery from Friday-Sunday, with water, church/cemetery information and seating. Restrooms will be open. Sunday's services will be broadcast into the cemetery. Everyone is invited to join in worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and fellowship with family and friends!  For more information call 675-4873.

Vacation Bible School at Cherith Brook Baptist Church


Cherith Brook Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School starting Monday July 28th at 6:00pm.  The church is located on George's Fork Road.  All age groups are welcome.

Vacation Bible School at Belview Baptist Church


Belview Baptist Church in Newland will be having vacation bible school on July 28- August 1 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. This years theme is "Join the winning team". Dinner will be provided each night. If you need more information please contact Pastor Mike Ricker at 828-385-2645.

Revival with Rev. Jimmy Arrowood


Revival starts at White Oak Creek Church July 28th at 7:00pm nightly with preaching by Rev. Jimmy Arrowood from Buladean.  Pastor Charles Carroll and the congregation welcomes all to attend.

Homecoming Service Featuring The Dixie Melody Boys


Grassy Creek Baptist Church will be having Homecoming on Sunday, August 3rd.  Special music will be provided by the Dixie Melody Boys.  Pastor Matthew Mills invites everyone to attend; service begins at 10:30am (we will not have Sunday School).  Grassy Creek Baptist is located on Highway 226 south of Spruce Pine across from Parkway Fire Department.  For more information call the church office at 765-4620.

Dixie Melody Boys at Grassy Creek Baptist


One of Gospel music’s most popular quartets, The Dixie Melody Boys, will be featured at theGrassy Creek Baptist Church, located in Spruce Pine, NC, on Sunday, August 3. The Quartet will share their unique, four-part harmony during the 10:30am service. (more)

Food Closet


Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Spruce Pine is now offering a Food Closet, open the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 1:00pm-3:00pm for people in need.  For more information call 765-4966

Food Ministry for the Needy of All Counties


 Paint Gap Baptist Church is doing a food ministry for the needy.  The only requirement is that you or someone you know needs food.  All counties are welcome.  Please call ahead for pickup time at 828-689-4841 or 828-206-4841.

Full Gospel Food Pantry for Those In Need


The Full Gospel Food Pantry at South Toe Old Presbyterian Church will be open on Saturdays from 9:00am-12:00pm for those in need of food.  South Toe Old Presbyterian Church is located just past South Toe School Road. For more information call 284-0375.

The Full Gospel Food Pantry is asking for monetary dontations to help them buy the food from Manna Food Bank to help them feed hungry people in Yancey County.  Churches and individuals wishing to help with funding may send donations to Donna Randolph, Treasurer, P.O. Box 1832, Burnsville, NC 28714.