Advent Begins this Sunday – November 30th

This Sunday, November 30th, we will celebrate the first Sunday of Advent.  We will light the candle which symbolizes HOPE!  Our Hope lies in God’s Son Jesus. 


Sharing the Love of Jesus with Haywood County!

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.

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.