Area Easter services
Unity of Faith Church of God will have a Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20, at 6 a.m. The speaker is Evangelist Hazel Horton.
Walking By Faith Baptist Church on Playmore Beach Road will have a Sunrise Service and Breakfast at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, April 20. The morning service with lunch will follow. An Easter egg hunt fill follow lunch.
Celia Creek Baptist Church, 4782 Celia Creek Road in the Gamewell area, will have its Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20, at 6:30 a.m. The Rev. Eugene Fillers will be the guest speaker. Breakfast will follow in the fellowship hall.
Shiloh Lutheran Church in the Bethlehem Community, off N.C. 127, will have an Easter Sunday community sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. April 20, followed by breakfast in the parish hall. Breakfast will consist of gravy, sausage, biscuits, breakfast casserole, fruit, danish and beverages. The Easter Sunday worship service celebrating Holy Communion will be at 10:30 a.m.
Clover Baptist Church, 100 Pinewood Road in Granite Falls, will have a Sunrise Service at 6:40 a.m. on Easter Sunday to be followed by a Fellowship breakfast and Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and the morning Celebration Worship Service at 11 a.m.
Center Grove Baptist Church will host its Easter sunrise service Sunday, April 20, at 6:45 a.m., followed by breakfast in the fellowship hall. The choir will perform an Easter cantata during the 11 a.m. worship service. Call 828-396-5284 for more details. The church is at 3176 Deal Mill Road, Hudson.
Rock Creek Baptist Church, 1250 Shew Hollar Road, will have its Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20, at 7 a.m. Breakfast will follow.
Calvary Advent Christian Church will hold its annual Easter Sunrise Service at the Buffalo Cove Park in the Buffalo Cove community on Sunday, April 20, at 7 a.m. There will be special music and breakfast. At 10:30 a.m. the church will celebrate the resurrection of Christ with uplifting music from the adult choir and Praise Team. A resurrection message will be preached.
Central Advent Christian Church announces special times for Easter Sunday services: A Sunrise Service will be held at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast at 8 a.m. Sunday School will be held at 9 a.m. followed by Morning Worship at 10 a.m. The Rev. Ed Neal will bring a special sermon around the Resurrection theme. The public is invited.
Refuge Missionary Baptist Church in Hudson will have a Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20, at 7 a.m. at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens on Orchard Drive in Lenoir with preaching by Tommy Lail. At the church, 375 Mount Herman Road in Hudson, there will be a Cantata at 10 a.m., the morning worship service at 11 a.m., and there will be no evening service.
Liberty Baptist will have a sunrise service Sunday, April 20, starting at 7 a.m. The guest speaker will be Roger Derryberry. The service will be followed by breakfast, Sunday school, then preaching. There will be no night service that Sunday. The church is at 213 Hazel Lee St. near Thomasville Furniture.
On April 20, Lenoir First Wesleyan Church, 906 Creekway Drive in Lenoir, will have its Sunrise Service at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast in the Fellowship Hall. Sunday School will be at 9 a.m. The Easter Cantata, "Known by the Scars," will be presented at 10 a.m.
The annual community Sunrise Service sponsored by the Collettsville Ruritan Club will be held on April 20 at 7 a.m. at the Hard and Flossie Clark Family Park, Collettsville. The Rev. Randy Church, Pastor of Abington Road Baptist, will be the guest speaker. Special music will be provided. Following the service the Men's Fellowship of Berea AC Church will serve breakfast at the Collettsville Ruritan building.
Conway's Chapel Baptist Church, 2590 Playmore Beach Road, will have an Easter Sunrise Service at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 20. Breakfast will follow in Church Fellowship Hall after services.
Patterson Reborn Community Church, on N.C.. 268 at the Patterson School complex, will have its Easter Sunrise Service starting at 8 a.m., followed by a breakfast prepared by the men of the church. The regular worship service is at 11 a.m. There will be no evening services this Sunday.
Miller Hill Baptist Church will celebrate the resurrection of our Savior on Easter Sunday with Sunday School at 9 a.m. and Worship at 10 a.m. Pastor Steven Walsh invites you to attend.
Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1787 Cajah’s Mountain Road in Hudson, will present an Easter Adult Choir Performance, “Then came the Morning, on Sunday, April 20, at 10 a.m. Admission is free. For more information call 828-396-1241.
The Resurrection Hope Church, 732 Stacey Place SW, Lenoir, will celebrate our resurrected Lord in the morning worship hour Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The choir will perform an Easter cantata, "I Will Rise," under the direction of Tim Duncan, followed by a message of Jesus' resurrection by Pastor James D. Ritch. The community is invited.
The Whitnel UMC Chancel choir will present an Easter cantata on Easter Sunday during the 10:55 a.m. worship service. It is titled "Amazing Grace" and was created by Sue Smith and Russell Mauldin. The church is at 1373 Delwood Drive.
BO’s and The Cove Church are sponsoring a Family Fun Day from noon–4 p.m. All the BO’s games and activities are free along with an Easter Egg Hunt. There will be food and refreshments and lots of family fun. You can also join The Cove Church for Easter service at 10 a.m. at BO’s. For more details go to www.covechurch.org/neighborhood or download The Cove Church App.