Join us for our “Building the Vision” Dinner on Aug. 21st with Dr. Don Wilton and singer Lindsey Graham

DonWiltonAdDr. Don Wilton will be our featured guest speaker and Lindsey Graham will share with us in song.
Tickets are $35 each and includes a 10oz NY Strip, salad, baked potato, fresh fruit, dessert, and drink.
Tickets are limited.  Reserve yours today by calling (828) 454-5933.  This event will fill your stomach and your soul!
All activities will take place in the Banquet Hall of First United Methodist Church in WaynesvilleAll proceeds will benefit the future construction project on our newly purchased property


Encouraging Word Baptist Church Welcomes Jason Speier as our Associate Pastor of Worship and Students!

SpeierFamilyJason Speier joined our ministry team on Sunday, August 2nd.  Please welcome Jason, his wife Sarah, and their four children to our church.  We are excited to have Jason on staff and we are looking forward to growing together in Christ!
Sharing the Love of Jesus with Haywood County!


When Jesus gave us the Great Commission, He commanded us to make disciples of all people both near and far. We are working hard at Encouraging Word Baptist Church to reach our community, our state, our country and the world for the cause of Christ.


Encouraging Word Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist congregation located at 664 Sonoma Road in Waynesville, North Carolina. We are a Bible believing church whose mission is to point people to Jesus Christ.

Location and Service Times:
Encouraging Word currently gathers at the
Historic Bethel Presbyterian Church 
664 Sonoma Road in Waynesville, NC.
Life Groups at 9:45am
Worship at 11:00am
Prayer and Bible Study at 6:30pm

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