What can I wear to church?
Wear whatever you like. We have people who wear overalls to people wear a 3-piece suit.
What can I expect when I arrive?
We are currently in the midst of a major renovation of our education building. The sanctuary is open and restrooms are available in the fellowship hall. We anticipate completion of the project by April 2021.
Our church leadership has taken several steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. First, our building is sanitized weekly. Second, every other pew is closed off to maintain social distancing protocols. Third, wearing a face mask is highly encouraged. Fourth, masks and hand sanitizer are available at the Welcome Center.
What kind of music do you have?
We have a blended worship service that utilizes both traditional and contemporary music. Our congregational singing is typically hymns. Additionally, our church is blessed to have many talented musicians who sing a variety of worship styles, including southern gospel and contemporary Christian music.
What activities do you have for my children?
We have both Sunday and Wednesday activities for children of all ages. On Sundays, we have Sunday School at 9:45 am. (Currently not meeting due to COVID-19) During the Sunday morning worship service, children age 3 through third grade are invited to attend Children’s Church. (Our building is currently being renovated and we hope to resume in April 2021)
The youth (6th -12 grade) meet every Wednesday in the youth room for a time of fellowship, Bible study and fun. Our youth room in located in the basement of the fellowship hall. On the first and third Wednesdays, we have Girls in Action (GA) and Royal Ambassadors (RA) for children in 1st-5th grade.
How are you involved in the community?
We participate in the back pack program at B. Everett Jordan Elementary School. This program provides food to food insecure children in the community. We also participate in NC DOT Adopt-A-Highway program on Mt. Olive Church Road. Our Men’s Ministry constructs ramps or other household repairs for people in need in our community. They also organize weekly basketball games for men of all ages on Tuesday nights.
How do I become a member?
You can become a member by letter of transfer from another church, or by a statement of faith. Believer’s baptism by immersion is a prerequisite for church membership.