A Confirmation Class for Middle High age youth will begin in February, with an informational parents’ meeting held on Sunday, January 21 at 4:00 p.m. at the church. The purpose of this class, which will be held on Sundays during the Sunday School hour, is to prepare youth for membership in the church. If you […]
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Worship Workshops for Preschool Parents For all adults who worship with preschool children, a special series of workshops will be offered this January and February. Three sessions for parents/adults only will be Sunday evenings: Jan. 7 & 21, & Feb. 4, 5:30-7:30 pm. For parents and preschool children together sessions will be Sun. mornings, 9:30-10:45 […]
JULIETS will be meeting next Wednesday, January 10th, at Bella’s Breakfast in Banner Elk across from Highlands Bank at 12:30pm. Hope to see you all there. You may sign up at the church or call Marge Bailey (828-387-4628).
BEST WISHES AND BIRTHDAY BLESSINGS: Dec. 25: Carol Hodnett; Dec. 26: Stephen Rydell; Dec. 27: Marsha Jones; Dec. 29: Peggy Travis; Dec. 30; Adam Stapleton, Peter Stapleton.
An Agent of Change for Appalachian Women Over eight hundred nineteen low-income, undereducated Appalachian women have graduated from the New Opportunity School for Women over the last 30 years since the birth of the program in Berea, KY in 1987. Several years ago the NOSW expanded to Banner Elk through Lees-McRae College, where a session […]
Christmas Eve Offering The Session has approved a special offering for Christmas Eve to benefit The New Opportunity School for Women. Checks may be written to “Banner Elk Presbyterian Church” with the notation For: N.O.S.W.
You may notice that nativity scenes have been placed around the church building. These are part of the collection of Pat and Carolyn Anderson, and Feild and Laura Russell, from various cultures around the world. As such, they depict the scene from different cultural perspectives, which can lead to new insight about the birth narrative […]
Many thanks to our BEPC Preschool children (with assistance from their teachers!) for the display on the bulletin board in the hallway! Please take a few minutes to see the display and thank them for sharing their talents.
BEPC has once again been blessed with many generous gifts throughout 2017. We have been able to meet budgetary needs while still supporting numerous missions outside of the budget. THANK YOU! For those who wish to complete giving on 2017 pledges to the general fund or Park & Play and receive tax deduction status, please […]
The Church Office will be closed Monday December 25th for the Christmas holiday. Due to extra hours the week before Christmas, the Church Office will close at 1:00pm on Wednesday Dec. 27th.