November, 2014:
Old Man Winter is Early!

November, 2014 IssueWow, where did fall go? The suden appearance of Old Man Winter in November has been quite a shock, but never fear. The Christian News always has stories to warm your heart during these cold days. We invite you to look over our stories below and to download a copy of the paper to enjoy even more Good News from our region.

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You can also download a copy of the November BRCN here. (a PDF file, requires the free Adobe Reader, available for download here).

 


Volunteers in the Tenderloin District of San Francisco

We Love Him Because He First Loved Us

As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving Day with our families and loved ones, let us remember Lauren and all who are called to The Tenerloin, a San Francisco neighbord that is an incredible mission field. Now, this is the scene where missionary Lauren Reecer seeks to serve the lost, helpless and broken people God has placed in her path.
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Cadeuceus

Get the Straight Story on Healthcare Options

The Bakersville Community Medical Clinic provides a FREE community service to advise you on finding out how to get help paying for health insurance; or how to apply for an exemption from the tax penalty for not having insurance.

The Health Insurance Marketplace will reopen for everyone November 15th, 2014 – February 15th, 2015. Currently we are making appointments for the Open Enrollment Period, so please call (828) 678-0531 for advice and information, or you can stop by one of the clinic locations, fill out a card, and we will call you.
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Old Rock School Christmas Show Interior

Christmas in November at the Old Rock School

The annual Valdese “Christmas in November” craft and gift show presented by the Historic Valdese Foundation will be held on November 8th, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Old Rock School. “This is one of our favorite events as it showcases handmade crafts only and just seems to get everyone in the Christmas spirit,” states Barbara Hefner, Valdese Community Affairs Director. “It is the perfect shopping opportunity to purchase just the right gift for friends and family.”
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Clint's Chronicles on the Funny Farm

Doug HarrellMy friend Doug, along with yours truly (Farmer Clint), set out one balmy morning to construct a new critter chute, or cow tunnel, or cow funnel, or whatever it is you call the slender little space where cows unknowingly go before they meet the head-gate. Ya know, this farming business gets pretty tricky if’n you don’t know what you’re doing so I try to stand back a wee bit when we tackle a new challenge.

Now one would imagine that constructing a narrow chute/tunnel/funnel would be fairly simple, some 2X4’s, 4X6’s, ¾” plywood, screws and electric screwdriver, and a 2 ton head gate. Simple enough, right? Wrong answer!
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  • Area Churches
  • Area Ministries

Grassy Creek Baptist
Spruce Pine, NC

Horizon Church
Morganton, NC

Pine Branch Baptist
Spruce Pine, NC

Pleasant Grove
Church of the Bretheren

Bakersville, NC

Plumtree Presbyterian
Plumtree, NC

Roan Mtn. Missionary
Bakersville, NC

Spruce Pine
United Methodist Church

Spruce Pine, NC

The Bridge Church of WNC
Spruce Pine, NC

West Burnsville Baptist
Burnsville, NC


Altapass Baptist
Spruce Pine, NC

Bear Creek Baptist
Ledger, NC

Berry Chapel Baptist
Spruce Pine, NC

Burkemont Baptist
Morganton, NC

Burnsville 7th Day Adventist
Burnsville, NC

Central Baptist
Spruce Pine, NC

Faith Fellowship
Micaville, NC

East Marion United Methodist
Marion, NC

First Advent Christian
Morganton, NC

 

 

J.C. Shoaf
Valdese, NC

 

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Appliances

Jonathan's Used Appliances
Spruce Pine, NC

Audio/Video

Audio/Video Enterprises
Morganton, NC

Auto Dealers

Buchanan & Young
Burnsville,NC

Burnsville Chevrolet
Burnsville,NC

Crossroads Ford
Morganton,NC

John Greene Chrysler
Morganton,NC

Marion Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep
Marion, NC

Mike Brown Ford/Subaru
Spruce Pine, NC

Spruce Pine Chevrolet
Spruce Pine,NC

Auto Oil Change

Express Lube
Morganton, NC

Auto Parts

B & J Auto Supply
Bakersville, NC

Auto Tires

Spruce Pine Tire
Spruce Pine, NC

Bookstore

Off The Beaten Path
Burnsville, NC

Camping

Tom Johnson
Marion, NC

Car Washes

Water Worx
Ledger, NC

Chiropractic

Cruz Chiropractic
Burnsville, NC

Concrete Products

Explosive Supply
Spruce Pine, NC

CPA

Jamie Miller, CPA PLLC
Spruce Pine, NC

Dentist
Employment

Pleasant Grove Church
Bakersville, NC

Equipment Repair

Superior Construction and Repair (SCAR)
Spruce Pine, NC

Events
Funeral Homes

Webb Funeral Home
Spruce Pine, NC

Furniture

Buck Stove
Spruce Pine, NC

L & B Furniture
Marion, NC

People's Furniture
Spruce Pine, NC

Groceries

Frisbees
Old Fort, NC

Health Care

Bakersville Community Medical Clinic
Bakersville, NC

Carolina Home Care
Spruce Pine, NC

Marion Wellness
Marion, NC

Mission Health
Asheville, NC

Toe RIver Health DIstrict
Spruce Pine, NC

Insurance

Andrews & Andrews
Newland, NC

Eben Insurance
Spruce Pine, NC

Fortner Insurance
Spruce Pine, Burnsville, Newland, & Banner Elk, NC

McDaniel Insurance Agency
Marion, NC

McDowell Farm Bureau
Marion, NC

Miller Insurance Group
Spruce Pine, NC

Mitchell County
Farm Bureau

Bakersville & Spruce Pine, NC

Premier Insurance
Marion, NC

Sumra Salame
Spruce Pine, NC

Jewelry
Pharmacies

Bakersville Pharmacy
Bakersville, NC

Prescription Pad
Burnsville, NC

Plumbing/Heating

Burleson Plumbing
Spruce Pine, NC

Realtors
Rehabilitation/Nursing

Brian Center
Spruce Pine, NC

Life Care of Banner Elk
Banner Elk, NC

Restaurants

Bantam Chef
Marion, NC

Bubba's Good Eats
Burnsville, NC

DT's Blue Ridge Java
Spruce Pine, NC

Switzerland Inn
Little Switzerland, NC

Tropical Grill
Spruce Pine, NC

Western Sizzlin'
Burnsville & Spruce Pine, NC

Retail

Grassy Creek Clothing
Spruce Pine, NC

Habitat for Humanity -
Avery

Newland, NC

Habitat for Humanity - Mitchell/Yancey
Burnsville & Spruce Pine, NC

Safe Place/Painted Moose
Spruce Pine, NC

 

Retirement
Transportation
Tree Service

Ray's Tree Service
Spruce Pine, NC