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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