Our Christian Education Ministry continues to grow. Please join us!

Adult Bible Study Sunday Mornings

Beginning Sunday, September 25, 2022, from 9:30-10:30, there will be a class for various age groups:
Preschool: Meet in Nursery
Elementary: Grades 2-5: Julie LaGrone; meet in large children’s classroom upstairs
Middle/High School:  Judy Hilsmier: meet in youth classroom upstairs
Adults:  Dick Larson, Steve Bender and others; meet in adult classroom upstairs

Children Worship

  • During 11:00 a.m. Worship – “Welcoming the Children.” Young children gather with worship leaders for a special message.
  • During 11:00 a.m. Worship – Nursery Care offered for children 4 and younger.

Please contact our children & youth Coordinator AC Marriott for current schedule,

Church Camp Scholarships

The Christian Education Committee of Banner Elk Presbyterian Church is pleased to offer a $100 scholarship per child annually to members of BEPC so that they may attend a church camp. While we do have limited funds, we hope to honor each request so that many of our young people will enjoy a camp experience this year. Download the Camp Scholarship Request Form and return to our church office at least two weeks prior to the beginning of camp.

Church Retreat



  • Church Family Retreat – A time to play, learn, and grow together as a Christian Community.


  • “Worship Readiness” – Workshops to help families practice worshiping together, experiencing the actions and flow of services & sacraments.