Churches

The following churches cooperate together to minister in the Catawba River Baptist Association. The churches include the following links:

  • Church pastor and ministerial staff – click to open  your email program and send them a message
  • Addresses are links to Google maps locations where you can find directions to/from the church
  • Website – click to go to the church’s website

If you see mistakes that need correction or you have an update, please contact the site admin. Please click here for a printable list of our church addresses that is address label ready (fits Avery label #5160 or #8160).

Church Name Staff Contacts Physical Address Phone Number More Information
Abee’s Grove Baptist Church Rudy Hayes, pastor 654 Abee’s Church Rd Valdese, NC 28690 828-874-2515 Info Page
Amherst Baptist Church Harold Joplin, pastor 1024 Amherst Rd. Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address: PO Box 276, Drexel, NC 28619 828-396-2800 Info Page
Antioch Baptist Church Danny Ward, interim pastor 2441 Antioch Rd Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-3162 Info Page
Asheville Street Baptist Church Doug Goforth, pastor 119 Asheville St, Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address:  107 Colony Drive, Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-7255 Info Page
Bethel Baptist Church Gary Cline, pastor 3861 Pax Hill Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-438-9272 Info Page
Bethlehem Baptist Steven Painter, pastor 7620 Watershed Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-652-0130 Website
Bridge 42 Jason Koon, pastor Ryan Penley, pastor Wes Brown, worship leader 107 Calvin Heights St Morganton, NC 28655 828-584-2876 Website
Brookwood Baptist Church Earl Cross, pastor 210 Brookwood Church Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-439-8502 Info Page
Brown Mountain Baptist Church Johnny Shelton, pastor 2046 Brown Mtn. Rd. Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address:  PO Box 223, Morganton, NC 28680 828-438-9414 Info Page
Burkemont Baptist Church David Mills, pastor Kevin Uhrich, music & worship Eddy Bunton, students Scott Harmon, minister of education and assimilation Joshua Sizemore, minister of children and families 4668 Burkemont Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-2357 Website
Catawba Valley Baptist Church Mike Odom, pastor Adam Teague, youth Allen Curtis, music 706 Lenoir Rd. Morganton, NC 28680  Mailing address: PO Box 1580, Morganton, NC 28680 828-437-9237 Website
Central Baptist Church Thom Hartman, pastor 108 Murphy Court Morganton, NC 28655 828-438-4198 Info Page
Community Missionary Baptist Tony Land, pastor 807 St. Mary’s Church Rd. Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing Address: PO Box 835, Morganton, NC 28680 828-438-8487 Info Page
Community of Drexel Baptist Church Roger Webb, pastor 2676 Ellis Deal Rd. Drexel, NC 28619    Mailing Address: PO Box 1867, Drexel, NC 28619 828-433-0489 Info Page
Connelly Springs First Baptist Danny Townsend, pastor 6460 Spring St. Connelly Springs, NC 28612  Mailing Address: PO Box 308, Connelly Springs, NC 28612 828-874-0826 Info Page
Cornerstone Baptist Church Eddie Graves, pastor 300 Lovelady Rd. Valdese, NC 28690  Mailing Address: PO Box 1026, Valdese, NC 28690 828-879-4811 Website
Cross Memorial Baptist Church Jeff Beach, senior pastor 650 Enola Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-1021 Website
Drexel First Baptist Church Michael Duncan, pastor 200 S. Main St., Drexel, NC 28619  Mailing Address: PO Box 308, Drexel, NC 28619 828-437-3351 Website
Drexel Memorial Baptist Church Drew Dalton, pastor 403 N. Main St. Drexel, NC 28619  Mailing Address: PO Box 638, Drexel, NC 28619 828-437-7200 Website
East Valdese Baptist Church Brett Howell, pastor Gregg Klapp, student minister Jon Calloway, music and media Justin Smith, education and discipleship pastor 101 Eldred St. Valdese, NC 28690  Mailing address: PO Box 56, Valdese, NC 28690 828-874-0511 Website
El Bethel Baptist Church Ron Cooper, pastor Justin Cunningham, associate pastor 1731 N. Green St. Morganton, NC 28680  Mailing address: PO Box 2518, Morganton, NC 28680 828-437-0570 Website
Enon Baptist Church Gary Garner, pastor 2059 Enon Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-879-9241 Info Page
First Hmong Baptist Church Pao Ly, pastor 301 Walker Road Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing Address: PO Box 37, Icard, NC 28666 828-432-9890 Info Page
Friendship Baptist Church Phil King, pastor 408 Church Street Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-4085 Info Page
Gilead Baptist Church Curtis Styles, pastor 6335 Benfield Boat Landing Road Nebo, NC 28761 828-584-1095 Info Page
Glen Alpine First Baptist Church No Pastor 205 Church St Glen Alpine, NC 28628  Mailing address: PO Box 557, Glen Alpine, NC 28628 828-584-0312 Website
Grace Baptist Church Marty Bess, pastor Devin Hildebrand, associate pastor/youth minister 1939 Paul Shuping Ave. Morganton, NC 28680  PO Box 8026, Morganton, NC 28680 828-433-1508 Info Page
Grandview Baptist Church John Whisnant, pastor 1290 Harris Whisnant Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-584-6785 Info Page
The Great American Cowboy Church Donald Lovelace, pastor 207 Blanton Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-433-0638 Info Page
High Peak Baptist Church Kevin Purcell, pastor Dennis Hamrick, music Kathy Harmon, youth Mandy Hice & Marie Pendley, co-children Sean Meiners, outreach 3073 High Peak Rd Valdese NC 28690 828-874-0164 Website
Hopewell Baptist Church Danny Emory, pastor Andrew Whisenant, associate pastor 1112 Hopewell Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-4823 Website
Icard’s Grove Baptist Church Christ Decker, interim pastor 3101 Icard Grove Church Ave. Connelly Springs, NC 28612 828-879-9397 Website
Lakeview Baptist Church Paul Dula, pastor 4744 Lakeview Acres Road Valdese, NC 28690 828-874-0717 Info Page
Missionary Ridge Baptist Church Al Tinnin, pastor Chris Dale, associate pastor 5612 John Watts Rd Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-2450 Website
Morganton First Baptist Church Tom Bland, pastor Fred Schuszler, education Tyler Roach, minister to youth and family life David Thayer, minister of music 502 W. Union St. Morganton, NC 28680  Mailing address: PO Box 459, Morganton, NC 28680 828-437-2544 Website
Morganton First Deaf Mission Tom Lineberger, pastor 502 W. Union St. Morganton, NC 28680  Mailing address: PO Box 459, Morganton, NC 28680 828-437-2544 Website
Mount Calvary Baptist Church Jeff Carter, pastor 704 Praley Street SW Valdese, NC 28690 828-879-8831 Info Page
Mount Home Baptist Church Jerry Gamble, pastor Garry Stafford, minister of music Preston Stainback, education/outreach Rocky Hartman, youth minister Kathy Hartman, children’s director 2272 Mount Home Church Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-0593 Website
Mount Olive Baptist Church Michael Gantt, pastor 5388 Mount Olive Church Rd. Morganton, NC 28655 828-584-4840 Info Page
Mountain View I Baptist Church Blaine Hudson, pastor 5355 Pea Ridge Rd. Morganton, NC 28655 None Info Page
Mountain View II Baptist Church Kenneth Mashburn, pastor 4692 Dysartsville Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-584-4961 Info Page
Mull’s Grove Baptist Church James “Bud” Jernigan, pastor Jason Henson, student minister 5106 Burkemont Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-3379 Info Page
New Hope In Christ Max Bristol, pastor 413 Bouchelle St. Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing Address: PO Box 101, Morganton, NC 28680 828-438-1825 Website
North Laurel Baptist Church Mike Wakefield, pastor 1942 Laurel St. NE Valdese, NC 28690  Mailing address: PO Box 307, Valdese, NC 28690 828-874-4080 Website
North Morganton Baptist Church Kenneth Baker, pastor 101 View St. Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-3287 Website
Oak Grove Baptist Church Gyles Widener, pastor 1065 Paddy’s Creek Road Nebo, NC 28761 828-584-6416 (home) Info Page
Oak Ridge Baptist Church Randy Taylor, pastor 7449 Oak Ridge Church Rd Connelly Springs, NC 28612 828-874-0891 Website
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Larry Cline, pastor Van Buchanon, minister to youth andchildren 2396 Enola Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-4082 Website
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Shawn  Thomas, pastor Jim Smith, music Keith Burkhart, student pastor Amanda Burkhart, children’s director 1698 Conley Rd. Morganton, NC 28680  Mailing address: PO Box 1159, Morganton, NC 28680 828-584-0310 Website
Pleasant View Baptist Church Burt Wilbur, pastor Clemente Mendoza Garcia, associate pastor 1834 US 70 East Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-3469 Info Page
River Of Life Baptist Church Orlando Mendez, pastor meets at Bridge 42 Church 107 Calvin Heights Street Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address: PO Box 355, Morganton, NC 28680 433-1271 Info Page
Riverside Baptist Church David Kell, pastor 516 NC 126 Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address: PO Box 3451, Morganton, NC 28680 437-0090 Info Page
Rutherford College First Baptist Rev. Dan Morton, pastor 1200 Malcolm Blvd, Rutherford College, NC 28671  Mailing address; PO Box 130, Rutherford College, NC 28671 828-874-3870 Info Page
Silver Creek Baptist Church Larry Thompson, interim pastor 4504 Silver Creek Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-584-0382 Info Page
Smyrna Baptist Church Paul Mace, pastor 3500 Brown Mountain Beach Road Morganton, NC 28655 438-89935 Info Page
Solid Rock Baptist Church Stacey Lane, pastor 2505 Burke Memorial Park Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-4585 Info Page
South Mountain Baptist Church Chris Annas, pastor 3676 US 64 Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address: PO Box 3927, Morganton, NC 28680 828-437-0796 Info Page
Southside Baptist Church Lawrence Robertson, pastor 221 Herron St. Morganton, NC 286855Mailing address: PO Box 2306, Morganton, NC 28680 828-433-0084 Info Page
Summit Community Church Mike Chandler, lead pastor John Setterland, worship pastor 407 South Green Street Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-2761 Website
Table Rock Baptist Church Walter Vinson, pastor 1845 Harmon Rd. Morganton, NC 28655  Mailing address: 202 Park Street, Morganton, NC 28655 828-430-7689 (home) Info Page
Trinity Baptist Church Scott Moneyham, pastor 3333 Trinity Church Road Valdese, NC 28690 828-433-0662 Info Page
United Baptist Church Steve Mathews, interim pastor 2638 Messer Road Valdese, NC 28690 None Website
Valdese First Baptist Church Barry Keys, pastor Josh Lail, minister of youth and children 500 Faet Street Valdese, NC 28690 828-874-2266 Website
Walker Road Baptist Church Jesse Carr, pastor Jamie Buchanon, director of youth and children’s ministry 100 Walker Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-438-1084 Website
Wilkies Grove Baptist Church Kenneth Bryant, pastor Terry Adkins, associate pastor/family ministries Thurman Roe, minister of youth Thomas Herman, minister of youth 5780 Wilkies Grove Church Rd Hickory, NC 28602 828-397-6967 Website
Zion Baptist Church Keith Rose, pastor 3394 Pea Ridge Road Morganton, NC 28655 828-437-3080 Website