BC Briefs

Building Fund Offering-1st Sunday  


Our Building Fund Offering will be received on the first Sunday of the month. Building Fund Envelopes are in the Sunday School Office and in the pews.

What a wonderful opportunity this is to be able to give back to the Lord in furthering His Kingdom!

  

 

Mitchell High School Graduation


Date:  Friday, June 14, 2019

Time:  7:00 pm

Location:  Mitchell High School Stadium

Congratulations to our high school graduates!  Job well done!

Allison Greene
Caleb McKinney
Braedon Keller
Halee Turbyfill

 

 

Shoe Boxes Needed for VBS!!!

It's almost VBS time!

We need 50 - 60 shoe boxes before VBS.  Please bring shoe boxes as soon as possible and place under double bulletin boards in hallway outside the fellowship hall.

 

 

Driver Needed


We need a driver for the donated van given to Bear Creek. If you would like to volunteer to drive the van on Wednesday evenings & on Sundays, please contact Jay Carver.  You MUST be added on to our insurance BEFORE you drive a van.  Please contact Linda with you date of birth and driver's license number so the insurance company can be contacted.

 

 

Children's & Youth Summer Classes

We will be having summer classes on Wednesday evenings, 6:30 - 7:30pm. Starting date to be determined. Teachers and helpers are needed.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact Dale Buchanan at 467-9343.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

Relocation Necessary

Bear Creek Baptist church is expanding and we are having to relocate some graves within the Bear Creek Cemetery at no cost to the families. Due to this expansion and relocation, Bear Creek Cemetery is seeking the next of kin for the following individuals.

Claude Garland

Kathleen Garland

Charles Duncan

Everett Burleson

Eddie Burleson

Linda Burleson

Irvy Aston

Jacqueline English 

Bobby English Burbey

Robert E. Burbey

If you have any information concerning these individuals or their next of kin, please contact one of the following:

Danny Willis – 828-442-3049

Chris Pittman – 828-467-4609

  

 

 

Thank you!


A special "Thank You" to all of you who have contributed to Zoe's Fund and the Mayland Community College Scholarship.  We are grateful for your help in supporting the kids in our community.

Thank you for being an amazing church family.

The Ellis Family

 

 

Thank you!


A donation has beeb given to our Building Fund in memory of Bonnie McEntire (mother of Ted McEntire), by the Mitchell County Clerks Office & Magistrates Office.

 

 

Thank you!


Dear Bear Creek Baptist Church,

Thank you so much for the gift card.  Since most art materials are consumable the card really helped out!  Thank you again!!

Marisa Westall, Art Teacher
Greenlee Primary School

 

 

Zoe's Fund

For those interested in contributing to Zoe's Fund, it will be ongoing to help local children in need.  You may mail or take checks to Jamie M. Miller, CPA at 1136 Greenwood Road, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.  Please make checks out to Zoe's Fund.

 

 

Zoe Ashlyn Ellis Memorial Scholarship


A scholarship has been established at Mayland Community College in memory of Zoe Ellis.  Donations may be mailed to Mayland Community College Foundation, c/o Margaret Earley-Thiele, P.O. Box 547, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.  Please memo checks to Zoe Ashlyn Ellis Memorial College Fund.  Thank you for your contributions.

 

 

 

Connecting to the Internet

Want to connect to the Internet?  Connecting to the Internet is easy at Bear Creek.  Our password is
bcbc28705 under Bear Creek guest.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please remember to call, visit & pray for our shut-ins & homebound.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brotherhood Breakfast & Fellowship


Date:  Saturday, July 6th
Time:  8:00am
Location:  Fellowship Hall

All men and boys are invited to join us.

 

 

 

  

Card Groups - Help Needed

 

 The Card Committee needs someone to send cards on the second Sunday of each month.  You can contact Peggy Howell or Rhonda Burleson and they will explain the process to you.

 

 

 

 

 

Adult Choir Practice

Date:   To be announced

Time:  4:30pm

 

 

 

 

  

 

Deacon's Meeting

Date:  To be announced

Time:  5:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

Community Women's Prayer Breakfast

 

Date:  Friday, June 14th

Time:  8:00am

Location:  DT's in downtown Spruce Pine. 

All ladies are invited!!

 

 

 

 

VBS Is Coming

VBS has been scheduled for July 21 - 26, 2019.  Kick-off and Parade will be held on Saturday, July 13th..  Co-Directors for VBS this year are Pastor Bruce and Chris & Christy Young.  There is a place for you at Vacation Bible School.  There are classes for all ages. Also, workers are needed for various jobs.

 

 

 

New Sunday School Class

There is a new Sunday School Class at 9:45am every Sunday morning in the sanctuary.  Teachers for this class are Wendy Cannon and Josh Wise. Come and be a part if you are not already a part of another class.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Date:  June 12th, Wednesday

Time:  6:30pm

This will be a very brief meeting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

Vacation Bible School


Vacation Bible School has been scheduled for July 21 - 28, 2019.  Kick-off and Parade will be held on Saturday, July 13th.  Details to be announced as available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additions to our Library


"Biblica - The Bible Atlas, A Social & Historical Journey Through The Lands of The Bible" has been placed in our church library by Joyce Boone.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Several fiction books written by Beverly Lewis, Wanda Brunsetter & others have also been placed in our church library.

 

 

Pop Tart/Breakfast Bars Food Drive for Mitchell County Schools


Food Pantry Items Needed:  There is an ongoing collection of non-perishable food items to be taken to the food pantries in Mitchell County schools.  The food box is located under the double bulletin board in the hallway outside the fellowship hall.  Items needed are pop tarts, breakfast bars, peanut butter, saltine crackers, graham crackers, pudding or jello cups, pop top meals such as spaghetti, ravioli, soups, etc.  Make sure they are pop top cans, a lot of the children do not have can openers.  If you would like to give a monetary donation, please contact Karen or Dean Duncan.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time Change in Wednesday Night Prayer Service

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Because of the Awana schedule, our Wednesday night Prayer Service will now be held from  6:30 - 7:20pm.

 

  

Sunday School Class for College Age


We have a Sunday School Class for College Age that meets each Sunday, 10:45 am in the Historical Room.  Teachers are Joey & Melissa Phillips.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Services Are Live On The Internet

Our services may be viewed live on Sunday and also older services may be viewed by going to 

www.youtube.com and searching for  

bear creek baptist 327 

If you are unable to join us in person please join us online as we worship our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

 

 

 

  

 

 

Visitation Committee


If you are interested in being on the Visitation Committee, please contact Roger or Marie Willis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

Building Fund Offering-1st Sunday  

Our Building Fund Offering will be received the first Sunday of each month. Building Fund Envelopes are in the Sunday School Office and in the pews.

What a wonderful opportunity this is to be able to give back to the Lord in furthering His Kingdom!

 

 

 

 

 

   

   

Food Ministry

There is an ongoing collection of non-perishable food items to be taken to the food pantries in Mitchell County schools.  The food box is located under the double bulletin board in the hallway outside the fellowiship hall. (Please be sure canned food is pop top lids only as some do not have can openers).

If you would like to give a monetary donation, pleae contact Karen or Dean Duncan.

 

 

 

Awanas-on hold through the summer

 

6:00 - 7:20pm  Awana

Includes meal and classes!

Bring your children to be a part of this wonderful program!       

 

 

 

   

 

Celebrate Recovery

Every Thursday
Meal:  6:15pm
Worship: 7:00pm
Small Groups: 8:00pm

CR Seekers Sunday School
Sunday Morning: 9:45am in the Sanctuary

For more information contact Rev. Bruce Cannon, 828-467-5416, Josh Wise, 828-385-0061 or Jessica Williams, 828-467-7243.

Meal Schedule

June 13th: Lonnie & Sheila Speight, Roger & Marie Willis
June 20th: Janie & Buster Yelton, Karen & Dean Duncan
June 27th: Stacey, Amy & Stella Thomas