The senior adults of Millers Creek Baptist are vital to the life and health of the church! There are many ways for you to stay connected to the church family, serve the local church and community, and invest in the next generation.
Maranatha Solos - this group for widows meets monthly and has activities, encouragement, and shares meals together as well to build community and encouragement for widows of the church.
S.A.M. (Brushy Mtn Association) - the Senior Adult Ministies (SAM) of the Brushy Mountain Association serves to provide ministry and encouragement to Seniors in Wilkes County. Monthly acitivities and opportunites are posted on the Association's website.
Young at Heart - the YAH group serves seniors in the church by providing opportunities for fellowship and encouragement through trips, concerts, conferences, and service. Intended for adults 55 and up, and anyone is welcome to attend their events.
Upcoming Events for 2017:
Tuesday, June 20th - Wohlfahrt Haus Theatre - Wytheville, VA featuring the mucial "Then Sings My Soul." Leaving church at 9:30am, ticket cost $42.
Thursday, July 13th - Cracker Barrel Breakfast in Boone followed by shopping in Blowing Rock. Leaving the church at 7:30am.
Thursday, August 10th - Brushy Mtn SAM, details TBD
Thursday, August 24th - Picnic at River's Edge, Wilkesboro. Bring your favorite dish and enjoy a time of fun and fellowship. Leaving church at 10:45am.
Thursday, September 19th - Hiddenite Arts and Heritage Center - "Celebrating our Seniors," featuring morning entertainment followed by a lunch. Includes a tour of the Lucas Mansion and Emerald Hollow Mine. Leaving church at 9am, $23.50 cost.
Friday, October 13th - Autumn Leaves festival Mt. Airy, NC. Leaving church at 9am
Thursday, November 9th - Brushy Mtn SAM - details TBD
Thursday, November 16th - Thanksgiving Dinner, 5:30pm, $8.
Monday, December 4th - The Cove in Asheville NC for "Senior Salt Carol Sing." Leaving the church at 7am, $34.