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“Growing Deeper in Faith, Reaching Out in Love”

Mission Statement of Crossnore Presbyterian Church

Sunday Worship is held at 11 a.m. in the church sanctuary. Coffee fellowship follows the worship service. We are wearing masks and social distancing to keep everyone safe. If you would like to receive the virtual worship service by email or mail, please send an email to; cpcpcusa@gmail.com or call the church office: 828-733-1939. Thank you!

If there is inclement weather, we will post the cancellation of in person worship on the website and facebook and on the church office phone message. When we are not able to meet in person, Pastor Kathy records her sermon on Zoom and sends it out along with the bulletin and music links.


Summer series

The Summer Series of Speakers and Music will return ar 7 Tuesday evenings, June through August.
Aug. 9 – A Night of Appalachian Music and Stories with Zack Allen and Maggie Lauterer and Friends
Aug. 23 – An Appalachian Murder: Depictions of the Tom Dula Murder Trial in the Postwar Press with Dr. Allison Fredette
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Appalachian Music

As a part of the 2022 Summer Series of Speaker and Music, Crossnore Presbyterian Church is hosting a night of Appalachian music and storytelling at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 9, with some outstanding musicians: Zack Allen and Maggie Lauterer; Lynn Church and his sons, Ethan and Eli; and the 4-H Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM). Please join us for a fun night of mountain music and local mountain stories. This event is free and open to the public. If you would like more information, please call the church office: 828-733-1939.

Mission work

The Mission Committee is deeply grateful to everyone who contributed to our local and global missions over the past four months. The distribution of the funds totaling $18,919 is listed below:
•Crossnore Communities for Children- CCC (formerly known as Crossnore School)- $1,000 scholarship for a student graduate from Crossnore School who has aged out of the system
•Feeding Avery Families- $50 for food supplies
• Nickel a Meal, Presbytery Hunger Program- $320 for local, regional, and international hunger grants
• CPC Guatemala Scholarship Fund- $3,800 to keep 30 students in school another year and emergency food supplies. We are in partnership with El Libano Presbyterian Church in Los Cerros, Guatemala.
• Kingdom Kids Childcare Center- $200 for outdoor playground equipment
• Presbyterian Disaster Assistance- $7,000 for Ukrainian Relief
• Presbyterian Disaster Assistance- $575 for Tennessee and Kentucky Tornado Relief
• Reaching Avery Ministry- $5,389 for heating and electric bills and emergency needs
• Volunteer Avery County- $85 for emergency needs
• WAMY Community Action, Inc.- $500 for resources for the new Middle School After School Program

Bible study

Wednesday Bible Study will begin on May 25, 3-4:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. Jim Taylor, a member of our congregation and the commissioned pastor of Newdale and Grassy Creek Presbyterian Churches in Spruce Pine, will be leading the study. The group will be studying the gospel of Mark.

Knit to help others

The Knitting Group will meet on Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. beginning May 25, in the fellowship hall. Knitters and those who would like to learn how to knit are welcome. Yarn is provided. The group provides knitted scarves and hats for the Hospitality House, the High Country Homeless Shelter.

More announcements

Keep up with the latest at Crossnore by checking out the bulletins, or by checking out our newsletters online.

Sunday Worship

9:30 a.m., Choir Practice; 11 a.m., Worship; 12 noon, Coffee Fellowship. Communion on the first Sunday of each month. Our Choir practices on Sundays, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., in the sanctuary, and sings during Sunday worship. Everyone who enjoys singing is invited to join!
More about worship here

Weddings at Crossnore Church

Due to our “Raise the Roof” project that will replace the sanctuaries 100 year old roof, there will be no weddings held in our sanctuary for the foreseeable future.
Crossnore Presbyterian Church • 200 Chapel Drive • PO Box 386 • Crossnore, NC 28616 • 828-733-1939 • cpcpcusa@gmail.com