Get In Touch With Us

Whether you wish to become a member or an affiliate member, looking for a beautiful sanctuary to host your wedding, or searching for a warm inviting place to worship as you visit the area, be sure to get in touch with us. Here’s how:

The church is located at

420 College Drive, Banner Elk, NC 28604 in the middle of Lees-McRae College’s campus.

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 158, Banner Elk, NC  28604

Tel: 828-898-5406
FAX: 828-898-7615

Office Hours

  • Monday: 8:30-2:30
  • Tuesday: 8:30-2:30
  • Wednesday: 8:30-2:30
  • Thursday: 8:30-2:30
  • Friday: Closed

Staff Contact Information

Rev. Decherd “Deck” Guess, Transitional Pastor – cell phone: 910-610-9045,

Alisa Ballard, Office Administrator –

Diane Rydell, Director of Music –

Dedy Traver, Admin. Assistant –

AC Marriott, BEPC Preschool Director and Children/Youth Coordinator –