Sunday Worship

Traditional Services
8:30 am (June-Sept.)
11:00 am

Contemporary
6:05 pm

Leading Up to Easter – See the Postings in the News Section for Details

February 18 12:00 Noon – Informal Ash Wednesday Service

February 15 – March 29 – Adult Sunday School studies Handle’s Messiah as it relates to Easter

April 2 – 5:30 PM - Maundy/Thursday Seder

April 3 – 7:00 PM - Drama for Good Friday called “The Wait.”

April 5 Easter –
7:00 Sunrise Service at Grandfather Home for Children; Reservoir Hill
11:00 Easter Sunday Service

Faithseekers’ Class

9:30 am

Mar. 8 --- The Biblical Truths show in the Andy Griffin Show. We will watch an episode of the Andy Griffin Show and discuss how scripture has been served in this medium.

Mar 15 - 29 -- Brant Piper will lead a study for both the music lover and the biblical seeker that explores the scriptural texts and musical pieces of Handel's Messiah in preparation for Easter (Continued)

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 Welcome to Banner Elk Presbyterian Church

Special Winter announcement: During the Winter months, BEPC will continue to have the 11:00 AM worship service, despite the “snowy” weather. Come worship with us when your church is closed!!

Front of Church During EasterThe Banner Elk Presbyterian Church was organized in 1893 and is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church USA. We have approximately 230 members, and have a congregation with varied backgrounds, experiences and from many different denominations. Members include affiliates who are with us for the summer. We range from very conservative to very liberal members; we attempt to focus on what unites us, to learn from one another. We are mostly a retirement community with a liberal arts college on our doorsteps. We have a specific worship ministry focused toward the students of Lees-McRae College, and to the children of a nearby children’s ministry, Grandfather Home for Children. We have an outstanding music program, and the ministry of music is a vital aspect of our worship. We welcome and are honored by the presence of each visitor - that presence is more important than mode of dress.


“Calling all people to a personal acceptance of and a growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior”

We are blessed by the many seasonal residents who support our ministries with offerings.  The BEPC Session carefully and responsibly administers them for a growing number of mission needs in the community and abroad.

CLICK HERE to learn more about the ministries in which BEPC is engaged.

If you would like to learn more about how to get involved or to become a member, please talk to the pastor or one of our Elders.  We receive new members by profession of faith with baptism, reaffirmation of faith, or transfer of membership from another congregation.

If you are a seasonal resident, you might want to consider becoming an Affiliate Member, keeping your primary membership in the church where you spend most of the year.

Fellowship Meal – March 15

Join us for a fellowship meal (covered dish, potluck) after the morning worship service on March 15 in King Fellowship Hall. The meal will be followed by a brief program explaining the work of OASIS, our local agency for addressing domestic violence. Bring a generous dish to share and enjoy our first gathering of the year!

Greeting Cards from BEPC Artists

The Arts Ministry Team at Banner Elk Presbyterian Church is pleased to sponsor special greeting cards from parishioners and friends whose works reflect the glory of God. Click Here to view the cards and for ordering information.

Upcoming Community Events

  • March 7, 2015 7:30 amMen's Prayer Breakfast
  • March 10, 2015 8:00 pmCLUTCH Meeting
  • March 11, 2015 12:30 pmJULIETS LUNCHEON
  • March 12, 2015 11:15 amROMEO's Men's Lunch Group
  • March 14, 2015 7:30 amMen's Prayer Breakfast
  • March 15, 2015 12:00 pmFellowship Meal
  • March 17, 2015 8:00 pmCLUTCH Meeting
  • March 19, 2015 11:15 amROMEO's Men's Lunch Group
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Service Opportunities

  • March 10, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • March 11, 2015 10:00 amComfort Makers
  • March 17, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • March 17, 2015 3:00 pmPrayer Shawl Ministry
  • March 18, 2015 10:00 amComfort Makers
  • March 24, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • March 25, 2015 10:00 amComfort Makers
  • March 31, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
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