Nov. 13-21

St Luke Church of Opportunity, located at 126 Brookside Lane, Morganton, will hold its 28th Church Anniversary and 1st Holy Convocation. Day sessions as well as evening worship services will be held and are open to the public. Topics include: A Stronger Pulpit, Prayer, Media Ministry, Believers and Grief, much more. Worship Services will have different speakers as well as nightly Praise and Worship. Registration is open and you can register at: Temperatures will be taken at the door and mask are suggested for all.

Nov. 21

Homecoming: Lenoir First Wesleyan Church, 906 Creekway Drive, Lenoir, will host its 76th Homecoming at 10:50 a.m. Touch of Grace will be in concert, followed by the church-wide Thanksgiving meal.

Nov. 22

A Thanksgiving of Sharing; Scripture study and chat, dinner, fun and friends, service; St. Aloysius Church, lower level; Please bring food to share, canned food for soup kitchen donations; For more information, go to; All are welcome to free, public event.

St. Paul AME Church’s worship service every Sunday at 11 a.m. is conducted via Zoom, To join the meeting use meeting ID 250824256 and the password 567506.

For Dry Ponds Baptist Church’s 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. sermons, the doors are open for anyone wanting to come inside to worship. The 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services are broadcast over the radio (103.1 FM) in the church parking lot for those who do not feel comfortable coming inside or are unable to stream online. All three sermons are also broadcast live over Facebook. The church offers a rain-or-shine drive-in service at 9:30 a.m. for those who wish to stay in their cars. Masks are required for all in-house worship and are provided if you do not have one. If you have any questions contact the church office at 828-396-7119.

College Avenue Baptist Church’s worship service is televised every Sunday at 6 p.m. on Charter Cable Channel 191.

Celebrate Recovery meets at Miracle Church, 211 Fairview Drive NW in Lenoir, every Tuesday 6-8 p.m. A meal is supplied.

Vision Hope and Peace United Church of Worship, 835 Creekway Drive, offers a free meal on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. followed by Bible study starting at 7 p.m. For more information call 828-205-5747.

Congregation offerings for Bethlehem Food Pantry are collected the first Sunday of each month at Shiloh Lutheran Church’s morning worship service.

Shiloh Lutheran Church’s Golden Group meets monthly with special events and meeting days for all ages. Call 828-495-7462 for the meeting date.

NALC Carolinas Mission District Daily Devotions are available on the web,, or you may sign up to receive these devotions delivered daily to your email. They are written by local pastors and others in the area.

Country Grace Church holds non-denominational services every Monday at 7 p.m. at the H&H Arena, 533 Ned Herman Road (off U.S. 64-N.C. 90) in Taylorsville. Gospel music is provided, as is the word preached by Pastor Dwight Austin. Light refreshments will be provided.

Chesterfield Church of Christ’s worship service is aired on WKGX 1080 Sunday mornings from 8:45-9 a.m. The church is at 2088 Hartland Road.

People’s Tabernacle for God Inc. will feed members of the community from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. every Saturday. The church is at 412 Collett Place, Lenoir.