BEST WISHES AND BIRTHDAY BLESSINGS: April 22: Wendy Moeller; April 23: Davis Taylor, Pat Samples, Larry Weed; April 24: Larry Kennedy; April 27: Trish Dethlefs.
We received word this week that the Reverend Susan Rice is losing her battle with cancer and is at home with family and hospice. BEPC was Susan’s first call as an ordained pastor, and she served here for several years. She had talked many times with her husband, Bob Waller, of her love for this […]
Last Sunday we said goodbye to Parish Associate Leslie Piper, who for several years has shared with us her gifts as an ordained Presbyterian Minister. Leslie and her mother, Ruth Matherne, have already departed for Bay City, MI, where Leslie begins as Interim Pastor at a church just blocks from the home they have bought. […]
As most of you remember, BEPC puts on a spaghetti supper for the Lees-McRae students at the end of each semester. This semester the supper will take place on Thursday, April 26. So, be watching for sales on spaghetti sauce! We will need lots of wonderful desserts as well. Please use the inserts placed in […]
Have you noticed some things around the church are looking more “spruced up?” First, an army of clutter warriors spent hours going through closets, storage rooms, and the attic to weed out things that don’t need to be kept at the church anymore. While there are too many to name, special thanks goes to Donna […]
BEPC Members and friends braved cold and ice on an April morning to enjoy a Fellowship Brunch.
If you have or have access to personal hygiene items, such as these, we are collecting them for distribution through Feeding Avery Families at their monthly food distributions. We’re looking particularly for soap, shampoo, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes and toilet paper. Thanks. Together we can.
HD Stewart provided de-escalation training on April 7 to a packed room of church members concerned about security and safety at the Banner Elk Presbyterian Church.
BEST WISHES AND BIRTHDAY BLESSINGS: April 11: Carolyn Jones; April 12: Fiona Causby, Jerry Olsen; April 13: Mark Polderman.
American Red Cross Blood Drive: The next American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Thursday, April 19th from 2:00-6:30pm in the King Fellowship Hall. Sponsoring a blood drive is an important community responsibility and helps many people in this area. Please mark your calendars and, if you are able, please help the Red Cross […]