Church Happenings

     Deadline to submit entries for the Church Bulletin is 3 p.m. Friday. Entries received after that time will be set for the following week.

Aug. 15
    MANNA Foods will be distributed by volunteers from Andrews Seventh-Day Adventist and Grace Fellowship Baptist churches from noon-1:15 p.m. Thursday, at the Andrews Senior Center on corner of Park and Main Streets. There will be fresh produce breads and baked goods. All are welcome. For details, call Raymond Denton at 835-2694.

Aug. 16
    The Jewish Congregation of Blue Ridge will hold Shabbat services at 6:30 p.m. followed by services beginning at 7 p.m. Friday at Faith Presbyterian Church, 56 Mountain St. in Blue Ridge., Ga. Everyone is welcome whether full time or visiting. For details, email

Aug. 17
    All ladies are invited to attend the women’s conference at 10 a.m. Saturday at Murphy Church of God, off U.S. 64 West of Murphy on the mountain top above King Ford. Crystal Crupi of Franklin will be the guest speaker. Lunch will be served after the conference.

Aug. 18
    The Rev. David Torres will be at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday at Unity Church of the Mountains at 2309 Murphy Highway U.S. 129 N., Blairsville, Ga. Everyone is welcome. For complete details about the church and its ministries, call 706-781-3393 or visit the website at

Aug. 25
    Upper Peachtree Baptist Church will have homecoming Sunday Aug. 25. Services will begin at regular times with dinner at noon and singing in the afternoon with Friends in Faith, a bluegrass gospel group from Virginia. Everyone is invited.
    A community tent revival will begin at 7 p.m. nightly starting Sunday, Aug. 25, and continue as long as the Lord will allow at the junction of U.S. 64 West and N.C. 60 in Ranger west of Murphy. There will be special singing and preaching every night. All churches are invited to come as you are. Everyone is welcome.

Aug. 26
    Revival services with Brother Mike Bagwell will be held Monday through Wednesday, Aug. 26-28, at Faith Baptist Tabernacle, 455 Kent St. in Andrews. There will be special singing each night. Everyone is welcome.

The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-5122
Fax: 828-837-5832