Loving God ... Growing Together ... Reaching Our World 
by Praying, Caring, & Sharing Jesus Christ!
An updated view of our church
building where we our presently
gathering at 11:00am Sundays:


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In light of what we have seen in
our nation's capital on Wed.,
January 6, 2021, and
for all the violence we have
seen during the year 2020
taken out on innocent people
and on citizen's businesses and
personal property in the midst of
riots and unruly mobs:

"Repay no one evil for evil,

but give thought to do what

is honorable in the sight of all.

If possible, so far as it depends

on you, live peaceably with all.


.... Do not be overcome by evil,

   but overcome evil with good."


Romans 12:17-18, 21 (ESV)


"Walk as children of light

(for the fruit of light is found in

all that is good and right and true),

 and try to discern what is pleasing

to the Lord. Take no part in the

unfruitful works of darkness,

but instead expose them."


Ephesians 5:8-11 (ESV)


Our communities, our nation,

our world needs to see Christ

in us, more than ever.


  "But the fruit of the Spirit is
love, joy, peace, patience,
kindness, goodness,
faithfulness, gentleness,
self-control; against such
things there is no law.
And those who belong to
Christ Jesus have crucified
the flesh with its passions
and desires. If we live by
the Spirit, let us also keep
in step with the Spirit."
 Galatians 5:22-25 (ESV) 



Our church is still helping with a 

community ministry at the 

Avery's Creek Food Pantry.

Pray for the real-life needs of

people in our community.  




"Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and

the power, and the glory, and the victory,

and the majesty; for all that is in the

heaven and in the earth is thine;

thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and

thou art exalted as head above all."

1 Chronicles 29:11 (KJV)  



Thank you to all those who
are keeping their
Tithes and Offerings


 If you need to send a check:


Long Shoals Baptist Church
661 Long Shoals Road
Arden, NC 28704


Be sure to write "tithe" on the
Memo line.
Our Finance Committee will be sure
your check goes into a tithing envelope. 
We mention this because tithing is
very important to many of our
 church membership
- it is part of our worship.





Rev. Roger N Rearden


Minister of Music:

Brenda Nybro