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Brevard-

Davidson River

Presbyterian

Church

Join us for worship this Sunday, September 11. Keith Thompson brings the second message in a series of sermons, “Grabs of the Kingdom: No Sickness” with the morning scripture of John 4:46-54. Children are always welcome at worship. A nursery is available for children up to 4 years old. Masks are optional and there will be food and fellowship after both services in the Fellowship Room. Sunday worship is at 8:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. You can also join us for online worship at www.bdrpc.org. For more information, call (828) 884-2645 or email [email protected]

Carr Hill

baptist church

The reunion will take place on Sunday, September 11. Music starts at 10 a.m.; morning worship at 11 a.m. followed by lunch. The guest speaker is the Reverend Aaron Whitmire. The church is located at 2719 Greenville Highway. All former members, family, friends are invited. Bring your favorite dish back and join us.

First Baptist

Church

Brevard

The church would like to invite you to our Sunday morning worship service at 11 a.m. This week, Pastor Jeff will speak on “Who Do You Bow To?” from Genesis 14:17-24. Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m.

Sunday evening activities begin at 5:30 p.m. with the Student Bible Study and AWANA. Wednesday Night Reconnect begins at 6 p.m. with a Bible study. The FBC Kids and Student Bible Study also begins at 6 p.m. It’s official! AWANA is back on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. www.fbcbrevard.org. AWANA is for 3 year olds to fight graders. Come and have fun.

Lutheran

Church of the Good Shepherd

On Sunday, September 11, we will hear about a lost sheep and a lost coin, both of which receive God’s merciful attention, based on the Gospel of Luke, Chapter 15. Come worship with us as we ask for forgiveness and celebrate being a community of repentance. Services are at 8 a.m. (in person only) and 10:30 a.m. (in person and live). The live stream can be accessed via our website at www.lutheranchurchbrevardnc.com. Join us every Wednesday at noon for “Brown Bag & Bible” in the Church Fellowship Room. Bring your own lunch; we will provide the coffee. Each “BBB” lasts about an hour and looks at scripture for the upcoming Sunday. Each session is self-contained, so you can jump in at any time if you have to miss a week. Come enjoy good company and help Pastor Ken Albright wrestle with the Word and its meaning for us today. To learn more about LCGS activities and events, please contact the church office at (828) 883-3680 or email us at [email protected] The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is located at 22 Fisher Road in Brevard.

Pisgah Forest

baptist church

The church will host a garage sale, where all items are free, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, September 10 (rain date is September 17). Lots of household items, kids items, school supplies and more. Free cookies and lemonade. The church is located at 494 Hendersonville Highway.

Saint Andrew

Near the lake

Chapel

Reverend Toby Summerour is guest minister at St. Andrews By-the-Lake Chapel in Lake Toxaway on Sunday, September 11 at 11 a.m. Summerour is chaplain at the Summer Chapel in Whiteside Cove and also serves as an associate priest at the Church of the Good Shepherd to Cashiers. Summerour joined Arthur Andersen & Co. after graduating from the University of Virginia and retired in 2000 after 16 years as a partner. After several positions as a financial consultant, he entered the seminary of the School of Theology at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee, in 2004. Ordained an Episcopal priest in 2007, he served as associate rector of the Church of the Good Shepherd , Cashiers, from 2007 to 2013. He served the Diocese of Western North Carolina as a member of the finance committee and as a board member and treasurer of the Diocesan Conference Center of Lake Logan. All are welcome at the outdoor summer chapel in Lake Toxaway where ministers of different denominations lead services. The chapel is located on Route 281 North, 0.6 mile from US 64 West, at 546 Blue Ridge Road. For more information, follow the chapel on Facebook or visit www.laketoxawaychapel.org.

St. Philip

Episcopal

Church

Join us at noon on Friday, September 9 for the first concert in a new musical series featuring musical artists from the Carolinas. Acting Music Director Dr. Brittnee Siemons (mezzo soprano) joins Townes Osborn Miller (flute) and Lillian Buss Pearson (piano) in a concert featuring music by Johannes Brahms, Henry Purcell, Gary Schocker, Shirley Bustos and Catherine McMichael. Donations at these concerts support Friends of Music and a long tradition of beautiful music at St. Philip’s.

Unitary

Universalists of

County of Transylvania

Join us from the mountain. Reverend Bob Renjilian will give a sermon titled “Where Do We Come From, Who Are We, Where Are We Going?” These are lyrics to a song from our hymnal. We will project on screen at UUTC for those who attend church and via the Internet. Wherever you are in your spiritual journey, whoever you are, you are welcome here. Upcoming events include: Monday 5:30 p.m. discussion and meditation with Lani Callison at Chalice House; Tuesday, Quiet Meditation at 4 p.m. in the Maison du Chalice; A Course in Miracles, Thursdays at 4 p.m. at the Maison du Chalice; and Emotional Sobriety Group Fridays at 5 p.m. in the main building.

Charles K. Eckert