Lake Norman & Mooresville

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First Baptist, Mooresville

Music programs:

Registration is available online for the music opportunities at the church. Groups include choir for age 3 through kindergarten, grades 1-6, grades 7-12, student sign language choir, adult choir, senior adult choir, hand bells for grades 4-6, 7-12, and adults, adult choir chimes, orchestra, praise band and In His Steps Dance Ministry for grades K-12. No cost to participate. 150 S. Church St., Mooresville.

Concord United Methodist, Catawba


The church, which dates back to 1832, will hold a homecoming service Sept. 27. The Rev. Byron Alexander, pastor from 2000-2007, will be our preacher. Please bring old pictures for display in the fellowship hall or email them to for inclusion in a PowerPoint presentation. Worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 27. Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. A covered-dish dinner will begin at noon. 7618 Monbo Road, Catawba. 828-478-3110.

Saint Therese Catholic, Mooresville

Newcomers’ class:

Women who have recently moved to the area are invited to meet others, exchange insights, and find the courage to put down roots again. The 10-week class is based on the book “After the Boxes Are Unpacked.” 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays starting Sept. 16.

Weekend Mass schedule:

Mass will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturdays and at 7:30, 9, and 10:30 a.m., noon, 2:30 p.m. (Spanish), and 5:30 p.m. Sundays. The nursery will be open during the 9 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday Mass. 217 Brawley School Road, Mooresville.

Fair View United Methodist, Mooresville

Moms’ groups:

Are you looking for a community of other moms who can relate to the challenges and joys you experience on a daily basis? If so, come check out MOPS (Mothers of Pre-Schoolers) and Moms Next (for moms of school-aged kids). First meetings for the new season will be 9:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 10 in the fellowship hall. 1430 Mecklenburg Highway, Mooresville. RSVP to Amy Stiel: 704-929-8736;

Saint Luke Greek Orthodox, Mooresville

Worship services:

9:15 a.m. Sundays. 134-A Talbert Pointe Drive, Mooresville.