Upcoming Events

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         Beginning on Monday, June 4, Carl Douglas will be leading weekly adult art classes (oil painting) in the Youth Building from 2:00-4:00 PM. If you are interested in attending please call the church for further information at (803) 279-0765.

Disaster Response Information:

Update: NALC/CMD Disaster Response, Hurricane Florence

After a series of conference calls with NALC Disaster Response Coordinator Mary Bates and discussion with folks in the hardest-hit areas, here is our updated course of action.


Flood buckets/cleaning supplies, health kits, school kits, bibles, and bottled water are being collected at the following staging areas/collection points:

  • St. John’s, Statesville, NC:  740 N. Center Street, Statesville, NC 28677; contact: Pr. Ernie Sheldon at (828) 612-6439.
  • Advent, Kings Mountain, NC: 230 Oak Grove Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086; contact Pr. Joshua Morgan at (704) 750-0171.
  • Joy Lutheran Mission, West Columbia, SC: collection at 72 Creek Rd., Chapin, SC; contact Pr. Paulette McHugh beforehand at (803) 767-7231, or email at pdmchugh@mac.com.

Here again is a description of the requested items: https://www.thenalc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/NALCDisasterResponseKits2018.pdf.

At this time, Gift Cards (Lowes or Home Depot, only) should be designated “NALC Disaster Response” and mailed directly to Mary Bates at

Mary Bates: NALC Disaster Response

810 Main St.

Caldwell, OH 43724

[If you have already mailed gift cards to St. John’s, don’t be concerned – they’ll get where they need to go!]

Monetary donations (100% of which will go to Hurricane Florence relief) may be made directly online at


Checks may also be made payable to “North American Lutheran Church” for “Disaster Response Fund,” and mailed to:
North American Lutheran Church
2299 Palmer Drive, Suite 220
New Brighton, MN 55112-2202


Distribution Centers for the time being will be:

  • Reformation, New Bern: 4143 Dr. M.L. King Jr. Blvd., New Bern, NC 28562; contact Pr. Alan Daugherty at (252) 637-0399 or alandaugherty@netzero.com.
  • St. Matthew’s, Wilmington: 612 S. College Rd., Wilmington, NC 28403; contact Pr. Sam Zumwalt at (910) 791-4582 or szumwalt@bellsouth.net.