Sunday Worship

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

6:05 pm

Faithseekers’ Class

9:30 am

Study of "Same Kind of Different as Me",

Aug 2- Introduction to book and discussion of chapters 1-13
Aug 9 Discussion of chapters 14-28
Aug 16 Discussion of chapters 29-42
Aug 23 Discussion of chapters 43-54
Aug. 30 Discussion of chapters 55--end of book

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 Welcome to Banner Elk Presbyterian Church


Front of Church During EasterBanner 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.

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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.

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

  • July 28, 2015 6:00 pmSingles Supper
  • July 30, 2015 11:15 amROMEO's Men's Lunch Group
  • July 31, 2015 11:30 amNOSW Fellowship Luncheon
  • August 1, 2015 7:30 amMen's Prayer Breakfast
  • August 1, 2015 8:00 amRAM Golf Tournament
  • August 2, 2015 3:00 pmMeet Beau Wilder Ennis
  • August 3, 2015 4:00 pmWomen’s Monday Study Group
  • August 3, 2015 7:00 pmBig Mountain Circle Dancing
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Service Opportunities

  • July 28, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • July 29, 2015 9:00 amShook Habitat Build (Tentative)
  • July 29, 2015 10:00 amComfort Makers
  • August 1, 2015 9:30 amShook Habitat Build (Tentative)
  • August 4, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • August 5, 2015 10:00 amComfort Makers
  • August 11, 2015 8:30 amHabitat
  • August 11, 2015 7:00 pmHabitat Fund Raiser
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