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Mt. Zion announces Holy Week, Easter services and activities

  April 2. Mt. Zion United Methodist Church welcomes the community to Holy Week and Easter services and activities. On April 9, children and families will gather on Mt. Zion’s front lawn for an Easter Egg Hunt at 11 am. There will be bouncy slides, baby animals, hot dog lunch, and lots of eggs. Palm […]

Blood drive July 29 at 1st Baptist

July 28. On July 29, from 10 am to 2:30 pm, First Baptist Church of Cornelius will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive in the Fellowship Hall at 21007 Catawba Ave.  Individuals interested in donating blood should schedule an appointment at https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/donation-time or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS.

April 1 is Maundy Thursday

April 1. Today is Maundy Thursday, the Thursday before Easter Sunday. It gets its name from the Latin word mandatum, which means “commandment.” It commemorates the Washing of the Feet and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles. Click here for services and special events at local churches.

Temple Kol Tikvah announces new leader

July 5. David Lipper is the new rabbi at Temple Kol Tikvah, replacing Rabbi Michael Shields who was the Davidson congregation’s first spiritual leader. Rabbi Lipper joins the Lake Norman Jewish community from Bellevue, Wash., where he served for five years as Interim and Senior Rabbi for Temple B’nai Torah. He has extensive experience growing […]

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Husband-wife duo pastoring Mt. Zion United Methodist

By Dave Yochum. A new husband-wife senior pastor team led services for the first time today at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, one of the largest churches in Lake Norman. As such, they’ll be spiritual leaders of thousands of Cornelius residents, from pre-schoolers to seniors. In between is one of their challenges: Young people who […]

Volunteers needed for Smithville clean-up March 17

Feb. 15 – Operation Curbside Cleanup, an annual Smithville community clean-up event, is scheduled for March 17. Volunteers should meet at Smithville Park at 8 a.m. before setting out through the neighborhood to work. The clean-up event is organized by the Smithville Community Coalition in partnership with the North Catawba Neighborhood Association, the town of […]

Former SouthLake headmaster stole $9 million

Wayne C. Parker Jr., the former headmaster at SouthLake  Christian Academy, embezzled nearly $9 million from the school as well as SouthLake Presbyterian Church. Jill Westmoreland Rose, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, said a criminal bill of information was filed in federal court, charging Parker with one count of wire fraud. Parker has struck […]

Bluegrass Feb. 5 at POG

A progressive bluegrass duo, My girl, My Whiskey and Me, will perform a free concert at Point of Grace church on Friday,  Feb. 5 at 8 p.m. The husband and wife are on Facebook; look for  mygirlmywhiskeyandme. Point of Grace is located at 20700 N. Main St. There will be a free-will offering.  

Christmas Breakfast Saturday at Union Bethel

The Union Bethel AME Zion Church Annual Christmas Breakfast is this Saturday Dec. 19 from 8 am to noon. The church invites everyone to stop in have some breakfast and enjoy fellowship with members of the church. The meal is free. Donations are welcome.

Bethel Presbyterian Health Talk

    TUESDAY NIGHT. Presbyterian Church Monthly Health Talk Tuesday, Dec. 1 will focus on sugar and its affect on your health. The one-hour session, which starts at 6:30 pm, will also look at healthier options. The group will meet in the Activity Center at Bethel Presbyterian Church, 19920 Bethel Church Road. RSVP to [email protected] or call the […]