Lenten Bible Study 



Hallelujah: The Bible and

Handel’s Messiah

This Lenten study, led by Don and Lesley, will begin on

Tuesday, February 28 and continue each week until Tuesday, April 4.

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Fellowship Hall

Please let us know if you plan to participate. A resource book is available.


“This Holy Work”

Lenten - Easter Community Services

Sponsored by The Rutherfordton Ministerial Alliance


Join us each Wednesday beginning at 12:00 noon

for worship followed by a soup & sandwich lunch.

(To-go bag lunches will also be available.)


Wednesday, March 1

Location: Rutherfordton Presbyterian Church

Speaker: Pat Chamberlain, Out of the Ashes


Wednesday, March 8

Location: First United Methodist Church, Rutherfordton

Speaker: Travis Smith, Blue Ridge Hope


Wednesday, March 15

Location: St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church

Speaker: Helen Lynch, St. Gabriel’s Soup Kitchen


Wednesday, March 22

Location: Russell Tabernacle CME Church, Spindale

Speaker: Karen Parker, Heart of the Foothills


Wednesday, March 29

Location: First Baptist Church, Rutherfordton

Speaker: Cherry Smith, Yokefellow Service Center


Friday, April 7 Good Friday Services

Location: St. Francis Episcopal Church - 12:00 noon

Location: First United Methodist Church, Rutherfordton - 7:00 pm


Sunday, April 9 Easter Sunrise Service

Location: Rutherfordton City Cemetery - 7:00 am

followed by breakfast at First UMC Fellowship Center