Central United Methodist Church has announced that Charles Armstrong has joined the staff as director of youth ministries.
Armstrong, 27, is a graduate of Heritage Bible College in Dunn.
Armstrong and his wife, Lauren, have one daughter, Abigail. They live in Mooresville.
Grace Fellowship will hold its first worship at 10 a.m. Oct. 12 on a 15-acre site it is buying on Bluefield Road.
The Rev. Gerald Bontrager, pastor, and worship pastor Jason Hudson will lead the service.
In case of inclement weather, the service will be at the Lakeshore schools off Perth Road.
Details: www.gf-lake.org or call 704-682-0975.
The following High Holiday services for Beth Shalom of Lake Norman will be held at St. Alban's Episcopal Church, 301 Caldwell Lane in Davidson.
Wednesday: 6-8 p.m., Erev Yom Kippur, includes the ancient chants and multi-generational story about Kol Nidre.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m.- noon, Yom Kippur, includes prayers asking forgiveness for our mistakes, Torah services followed by Yizkor, sermon and Musaf service. From 7 to 7:38 p.m., concluding service includes a Havdalah service. Break the Fast, a pot-luck dairy dinner, will follow.