Recordings of Banner Elk Presbyterian Church Services can be heard by clicking on the links below:

December 30, 2018 – First Sunday After Christmas

Sermon – “Lost and Found” – Pastor Jim Taylor

Complete Service

 

December 24, 2018 – Christmas Eve

The Christmas Story, as told by children

Christmas Meditation – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

December 23, 2018 – Fourth Sunday of Advent

Lighting of the Advent Candle – Angel Candle / Peace – Chris and Larry Zimmer

Reception of New Members – Don and A.C. Marriott – and Baptism of Katariina Pearl Marriott

Time for Our Children

Proclamation of the Word in Music – Selections from “Christmas Presence” – P. Choplin
Connie Addison , Larry Zimmer – Narrators

Complete Service

 

December 16, 2018 – Third Sunday of Advent

Handbell Prelude – “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”

Handbell Prelude – “He Is Born”

Lighting of the Advent Candle – Shepherd’s Candle/Joy – Becky Wheeler, Carolyn West

BEPC Preschool Children Sing – “Giggle Song”, “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands”

Time for Our Children

Anthem – “Alleluia for Advent” – Suzie Fisk, Flute

Sermon – “Do the Right Thing” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

December 9, 2018 – Service Cancelled Due to Snow Storm

 

December 2, 2018 – First Sunday of Advent

Lighting of the Advent Candle – Hope – Donna Dicks and Mary Whiteacre

Anthem – “Come Taste the Goodness of the Lord”

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “Major Construction” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

November 25, 2018 – Christ the King Sunday

Anthem – “O Lord Most Holy” – Bill Ferguson, Solo

Time for Our Children

Proclamation of the Word (Presented by the Worship Arts Team)

Complete Service

 

November 18, 2018 – 26th Sunday After Pentecost

Anthem – “All Good Gifts”

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “Birth Pangs” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

November 11, 2018 – 25th Sunday After Pentecost

Anthem – “Every Gift and Blessing”

Time for Our Children and Thanks You From Ed Donnell

Sermon – “Choice, Fidelity, Community” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

November 4, 2018 – 25th Sunday After Pentecost

Anthem – “Create in Me a Clean Heart, O God”

Time for Our Children and Commissioning of the Guatemala Mission Team

Sermon – “All Saints” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

October 28, 2018 – Reformation Sunday

Time for Our Children

Anthem – “Jesu, Jesu, Fill Us with Your Love” – Suzie Fisk, Flute

Moment For Mission – Thanksgiving Turkey Boxes

Readings and Sermon – “A Lesson from Bartimaeus, a Blind Man” – Rev. Maggie Lauterer

Complete Service

 

October 21, 2018 – Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost

Anthem – “I Want Jesus to Walk With Me”

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “Sell the Ox” – Rev. Dr. Ed Donnell

Complete Service

 

October 14, 2018 – Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost

Anthem – “He Touched Me” – Duane Addison, Soloist

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “O Who Can Make a Flower” – Rev. Dr. Ed Donnell

Complete Service

 

October 7, 2018 – Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost

Anthem – “One World, One Communion”

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “The Bread That Endures…” – Rev. Maggie Lauterer

Complete Service

 

September 30, 2018 – Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Anthem – “Somebody’s Knockin’ at Your Door”

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “Eight Days a Week” – Rev. Maggie Lauterer

Complete Service

 

September 23, 2018 – Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Anthem – “Hold on to the Rock” – Rob Clemmer, soloist

Time for Our Children

Sermon – “Worthy” – Rev. Feild Russell

Moment for Thanksgiving – Rob and Phyllis Clemmer

Offertory – “God Breathed”

Complete Service



September 16, 2018 – Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Moment for Mission – Guatemala Scholarships – Barbara Hosbein

Anthem – “Creation Will Be at Peace”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Beginnings” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

September 9, 2018 – Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Anthem – “Remember My Song”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Change” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

September 2, 2018 – Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Retreat Invitation – Lindsey Ennis

Anthem – “You Are My All in All”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Tools That Hurt More Than Help” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

August 26, 2018 – Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Anthem – “Lead Me Lord”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “The Contentment of Dinosaurs” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

August 19, 2018 – Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Moment For Stewardship – Steve Hill

Anthem – “Then Sings My Soul”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

August 12, 2018 – Twelvth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

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Moment For Stewardship – David Tate

Anthem – “Down to the River/Lord Listen to your Children”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “The Methods of Mr. Rogers” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

August 5, 2018 – Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

8:30 AM Service

Anthem – “Fill My Cup Lord” – Bill Ferguson, Solo

Complete Service

 

11 AM Service

Moment For Joy – Shepherds Program – Jane Richardson

Anthem – “Come to the Water”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Table” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

July 29, 2018 – Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

8:30 AM Service

Anthem – “In the Valley He Restores My Soul”

Moment for Mission – Feeding Avery Families – Dick Larson

Sermon – “Not Just for the Dark Valleys” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

July 22, 2018 – Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

11 AM Service

Anthem – “How Can I Keep From Singing” – Suzie Fisk, Flute

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Miracles” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

July 15, 2018 – Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

8:30 AM AM Service

Anthem – “When You Pray”

Complete Service

 

11 AM Service

Moment For Mission – Guatemala Scholarship – Barbara Hosbein and Laura Russell

Anthem – “In Christ Alone”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Nothing I Can Do” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

July 8, 2018 – Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

8:30 AM AM Service

Anthem – “He Hideth My Soul”

Complete Service

 

11 AM Service

Moment For Presbytery – Melvin Meares – Moderator, Presbytery of Western NC

Anthem – “If You Search With All Your Heart”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “Statute of Limitations” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service

 

July 1, 2018 – Sixth Sunday after Pentecost – Kirkin’ O’ The Tartans

8:30 AM AM Service

Anthem – “O Beautiful”

Complete Service

 

11 AM Service

Anthem – “God Is There”

Time For Our Children

Sermon – “What If …?” – Rev. Feild Russell

Complete Service