Church News for March 1, 2018



Congregation Bamidbar Shabbat services will be held on Saturday, March 3, at 10:30 a.m., in Andrews, NC.  For information as to location and more, contact Phyllis Cardoza at (828)369-9270.

Spiritual Light Center on March  4, 11 a.m. Rev. Eileen Douglas met her husband Richard at Unity Village where they were married about 25 years ago.  They have co-ministered various Unity Churches and now lead PATH Ministries in Hendersonville.  Eileen will speak with us on   “CHANGE: Can’t Live With It–Can’t Live Without It.” The church is located at 80 Heritage Hollow Dr., behind the Gazebo Restaurant in Heritage Hollow.

“Spiritual and Physical Preparation for the Days and Times We Live” presented at The Inn (Christian Training Center) at 234 Watchman Lane, Franklin. On  Tuesday, March 6, “The Water of Life”; Tuesday, March 13, “Seedtime and Harvest”; Tuesday, March 27,“The Light Shines in Darkness”.  Dessert and fellowship will begin at 6 p.m. Teachings will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more information and to RSVP, call (828)524-5741.

Dynamic Women of the Word & Son Rise Ministries will Present Rev. Dr. Melinda Brondell of Foundations International Ministries on Saturday March 10, 10 a.m. This is a ministry birthed to raise, train, ignite and commission leaders into the work of the ministry.  Melinda has a heart for women and has an igniting and encouraging word for them; no matter their culture or station in life.  Her own life struggles have given her a voice of hope and strength that ignites fresh passion in the women she ministers to. Call (828)369-2465 or (828)524-7631 to make your brunch reservation.

Prentiss Church of God has begun a new worship experience for its midweek service on Wednesday. Pre-service prayer begins at 6 p.m., followed by praise and worship at 6:30 p.m. Pastor Kevin Chapman invites the community to attend. Sunday services include Sunday School at 9:30 a.m.; Worship at 10:30 a.m. The church is located at  59 Church Hill Lane, off Addington Bridge Road. Phone: (828)369-3885.


Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Divine Worship with Holy communion is held on Sunday 10:30 a.m. Rev. Fred Balke is the pastor. The church is located one block north of SR 64 next to BP Station. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call (828)369-1006 or web site

Grace Presbyterian Church (EPC) Services are Sunday School, 9:45 a.m., Worship 11 a.m., Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. The church is located at 360 First St.  (828)369-6800. Visit or find us on facebook @ gracepresbyterianchurch-EPC

Franklin Church of the Nazarene Service times are Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship 10:45 a.m.  Sunday night  prayer service 6 p.m. The church is located at 266 Belle Dowdle Rd. in Franklin.

Son Rise International Ministries has Christian Fellowship Services Friday evenings at 7 p.m., Wednesday ladies prayer and Bible Study at 1 to 3 p.m. The group meets at 462 Depot Street, Franklin. For more information, call (828)369-2465.

Morrison Presbyterian Church Sunday Worship Service is held at 9:30 a.m. The church is located off 441S.; take the first right after the visitors center onto Morrison Church Rd.; go 1/4 mile to the church.

Franklin Seventh Day Adventist Church Services are, Saturday Sabbath school 9:30 a.m., Saturday services 11:30 a.m., Wednesday prayer meetings 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 71 Brindle Rd., Franklin. Pastor is Glenn Marshall. For more information, call (828)524-5493.

Iotla Baptist Church services are Sunday School at 10 a.m., followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday and Wednesday evening supper 5:30 p.m., services at 6:15 p.m. The church is located at 1537 Iotla Church Road. Pastor is Brandon Breedlove.For more information, call the church office at (828)524-7167.

Memorial United Methodist Church Anonymous Call-in Prayer Line. If you need prayer,  call (828)369-0707.  Leave a message with your prayer request, and the church will be happy to pray for you or whoever you request prayers for. You may also leave a request for a call back if you need one.

Grace Baptist Church Sunday School is at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship service at 11 a.m.; Sunday evening at 6 p.m., and Wednesday evening prayer meeting at 7 p.m. Pastor is Frank Rodriguez. The church is  located at 143 Setser Branch Rd.

Bethesda Baptist Church Sunday morning service 10:30 a.m., Sunday evening 5 p.m. Direction are North Jones Creek Rd. to Giles Holler Rd., then turn left. For more information, call (828)524-2454.

Ridge Crest Baptist Church services are held on Sunday School begins at 10 a.m., Sunday morning worship service at 11 a.m., Sunday evening worship service 6 p.m. Listen live on WNCC 104.1 FM Radio. Wednesday evening Bible study 6:30 p.m.  The church is located on 441N., at 206 Ridgecrest Baptist Church Rd. Rev. Guy Duvall, pastor (828)369-6252.

Community Bible Church of Sky Valley service times are 9 a.m. Sunday morning and small Revisit group meetings Tuesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. The church is located at 696 Sky Valley Way #11, Sky Valley, Ga. Phone (706)746-3144. Gary Hewins, pastor.

Mulberry United Methodist Church’s Sunday worship is at 11 a.m.  A Prayer/Healing Service followed by Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 12 noon.  The Church is located at 155 Mulberry Rd., Otto.  Everyone is welcome.  For more information, call Rev. Sherron Geiger at (828) 369-8890.

Newman Chapel Weekly Services  services are Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday service 11 a.m., Sunday night 6 p.m. and Wednesday night 7 p.m. The pastor is Rick Potts. The church is located on Mulberry Rd. in Otto.

Emmanuel Baptist Church Service times are Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday morning service 11 a.m., Sunday night service 6 p.m., Wednesday night pray meeting 7 p.m. The church  is located at 129 Emmanuel Rd. For more information, contact (828)524-3214.

House of Hope Church of God service times are Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Morning Service 10:30 a.m., Sunday evening services first and second Sundays are 6 p.m., third Sunday youth service 6:30 p.m. no fourth Sunday services. Bible school classes Wednesday 7 p.m.  The church is located at 1111 Tessentee Rd. in Franklin. For more information, contact Pastor Greg Bartram (828)524-5361.

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