Join us for worship this Sunday, Sept. 11. Keith Thompson is bringing the second message in a sermon series, “Glimpses of the Kingdom: No Sickness” with the morning scripture of John 4:46-54. Children are always welcome in worship. A nursery is available for children up to age 4. Masks are optional and there will be food and fellowship following both services in the fellowship hall. Sunday worship time is 8:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. You can also join us for worship online at www.bdrpc.org. For more information, call (828) 884-2645 or email email@example.com.
Homecoming will be held Sunday, Sept. 11. Music begins at 10 a.m.; morning worship at 11 a.m. followed by lunch. The guest speaker is Rev. Aaron Whitmire. The church is located at 2719 Greenville Highway. All formers members, family, friends are invited. Bring your favorite Homecoming food and join us.
The church would like to invite you to our Sunday morning worship service at 11 a.m. This week, Pastor Jeff will be speaking on “To Whom Do You Bow?” from Genesis 14:17-24. Sunday School starts at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.
Sunday evening activities begin at 5:30 p.m. with student Bible study and AWANA. Wednesday Night Reconnect begins at 6 p.m. with a Bible study. FBC Kids Bible Study and Student Bible Study also begins at 6 p.m. It’s official! AWANA is back on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. Register at www.fbcbrevard.org. AWANA is for 3 year olds to fight graders. Come and join the fun.
Church of the Good Shepherd
On Sunday, Sept. 11, we will hear about a lost sheep and a lost coin, both of which receive God’s merciful attention, based on the gospel of Luke, chapter 15. Come worship with us as we ask for forgiveness and celebrate being a community of repentance. Services are held at 8 a.m. (in person only) and 10:30 a.m. (in person and live streamed). The live stream is accessible through our website at www.lutheranchurchbrevardnc.com. Join us each Wednesday at noon for “Brown Bag & Bible” in the church Fellowship Hall. Bring your own lunch; we’ll supply the coffee. Each “BBB” lasts about an hour and looks at the scripture for the upcoming Sunday. Each session stands alone, so you can jump in at any time if you need to miss a week. Come and enjoy good company and help Pastor Ken Albright wrestle with the Word and its meaning for us today. To learn more about LCGS activities and events, please contact the church office at (828) 883-3680 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd is located at 22 Fisher Road in Brevard.
The church will host a yard sale, where all items are free, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10 (Rain date is Sept. 17). Lots of household items, children’s items, school supplies and more. Free cookies and lemonade. The church is located at 494 Hendersonville Highway.
The Rev. Toby Summerour is guest minister at St. Andrews By-the-Lake Chapel in Lake Toxaway on Sunday, Sept. 11, at 11 a.m. Summerour is chaplain at the Summer Chapel in Whiteside Cove and also serves as an adjunct priest at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Cashiers. Summerour joined Arthur Andersen & Co. upon graduation from the University of Virginia and retired in 2000 after 16 years as a partner. After several financial consulting positions, he entered seminary at the School of Theology of the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn., in 2004. Ordained an Episcopal priest in 2007, he served as associate rector of the Church of the Good Shepherd, Cashiers, from 2007 to 2013. He has served the Diocese of Western North Carolina as a member of the finance committee and as a member of the board of trustees and the treasurer of the Diocesan Conference Center at Lake Logan. All are welcome at the summer outdoor chapel in Lake Toxaway where ministers from different denominations conduct services. The chapel is located on Route 281 North, 0.6 of a mile from U.S. 64 West, at 546 Blue Ridge Road. For further information, follow the chapel on Facebook or visit www.laketoxawaychapel.org.
Join us at noon Friday, Sept. 9, for the first concert in a new music series featuring musical artists of the Carolinas. Dr. Brittnee Siemons, acting director of music (mezzo soprano), joins Townes Osborn Miller (flute) and Lillian Buss Pearson (piano) in a concert featuring the music of Johannes Brahms, Henry Purcell, Gary Schocker, Shirley Bustos and Catherine McMichael. Donations at these concerts support Friends of Music and a long-standing tradition of beautiful music at St. Philip’s.
Join us from the mountain.The Rev. Bob Renjilian will give a sermon titled, “Where Do We Come From, Who Are We, Where Are We Going?” These are words from a chant in our hymnal. We will be projecting on screen at UUTC for those attending church, and via the internet. Wherever you are in your spiritual journey, whoever you are, you are welcome here. Upcoming events include: Monday discussion and meditation at 5:30 p.m. with Lani Callison in the Chalice House; Tuesday, Quiet Meditation at 4 p.m. in the Chalice House; A Course in Miracles, Thursdays at 4 p.m. in the Chalice House; and Fridays Emotional Sobriety group at 5 p.m. in the main building.