Religious Events & Services – February 2018

The public is cordially invited to attend the following events.

Congregation Beth HaTephila

43 N. Liberty Street, Asheville 28801

5th Annual CBHT Souper Bowl
Sunday, February 11
From 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. at Dave Family Social Hall. Presented by the Lotte Meyerson Tikkun Olam committee. Contact Craig Frustaci at (828) 253-4911 or email

Friends Meeting House

227 Edgewood Road, Asheville, NC

First Sunday Colloquy
Sunday, March 4
The Ethical Humanist Society of Asheville holds a program on the first Sunday of each month from 2-3:30 p.m. New topics every month. (828) 687-7759,,

Black History Celebrations

Tried Stone Missionary Baptist Church

100 Carroll Ave., Asheville, NC 28801

Black History Service
Sunday, February 11
Guest speaker will be the Honorable Judge Calvin Hill of Asheville, NC. Services will begin at 11 a.m.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church

901 Robinson Terrace, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Honoring Black History Month
Every Sunday in February
Morning worship services at 11 a.m.

Heritage Celebration Dinner
Sunday, February 25
A short Black History program and dinner immediately follows the 11 a.m. worship service. For more information, call (828) 290-5149. Rev. Billy T. Waters, Pastor.

Varick Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church

308 S. French Broad Ave., Asheville, NC 28801

Trailblazers Recognition Service and Event
Sunday, February 11
Members will commemorate the history of Varick Chapel, Saint Mark, and Saint Luke A.M.E. Zion Churches, which were among the first A.M.E. churches in Asheville, western North Carolina, and North Carolina. Rev. Damita Wilder, Pastor.

Let Us All Go Back
Sunday, February 18
Special program with the children, youth, and parents. Also, an old-time day worship service with dinner on the grounds of Varick Chapel. Rev. Damita Wilder, Pastor.

WNC Baptist Fellowship Baptist Church

240 Haywood St., Asheville, NC 28801

Black History Service
Sunday, February 18
Held during the 11 a.m. worship hour. There will be a special presentation of interpretive African dance and music. A fellowship meal will follow the morning service. Dr. L. C. Ray, Pastor. For more information call (828) 776-1721.

Baptist Minister’s Union Black History Service
Sunday, February 18
The Baptist Minister’s Union will hold a Black History Service at 6 p.m. For more information call (828) 776-1721.

Anniversary Celebrations

Tried Stone Missionary Baptist Church

100 Carroll Ave., Asheville, NC 28801

90th Church Anniversary
Sunday, February 18
Services begin with the 11 a.m. morning service conducted by Minister Andreá Arrington, Associate Minister of River of Life International Church of Asheville, NC. At 4 p.m. the special guest minister for the anniversary service will be Rev. David Perry and choir of St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church of Arden, NC. Elder Alfred E. Blount, Pastor.

New Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church

2 Herman Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Pastor’s Anniversary Celebration
Sunday, February 25
Celebrating the one-year anniversary of Pastor Joseph T. Hackett. The 11 a.m. morning celebration will be led by the New Mount Olive Youth Department. The afternoon celebration will begin at 3 p.m. with guest speaker Pastor James E. White of the New Life Family Church of Spartanburg, SC.v


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