Upcoming Events

Information about featured events

If you have any issues registering for an event, please call the church office at (828) 667-4053. Thank you!

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Feed the Hunger

Have you ever wanted to go on a mission trip but could not leave your family or take time off from work? Well, we have THE opportunity for you! This is a time to put on your hairnet and pack food for those in need all around the world. 


Pole Creek will have two shifts. First shift is Friday evening, March 1, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. The second shift will be Saturday morning, March 2, 9:00 am to 11:00 am; both will be in the Family Life Center (Gym). 


We invite everyone from ages 5 and up to participate. Childcare will NOT be provided. 


If you are unable to volunteer, please consider giving to this ministry! Your donations will help increase the amount of food we are able to pack. The more funds donated, the more meals we can pack! Click the "give"button below to donate.

Give to Feed the Hunger

• .37 per meal

• Average person packs 240 meals 

(.37 x 240 = $88.80)

• Station of 20 people will pack between 

4,000 and 6,000 meals

• 5,000 x .37 = $1850.00 


• PCBC’s goal - 30,000 meals ($11,100.00)

• God size goal - 40,000 meals ($14,800.00)


To date, PCBC hasn’t put a cost to participate, but we only pack what is funded. We hope that you will consider giving to this event. Click the button below if you're interested. Be sure to select "Feed the Hunger" when giving online.

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Pole Creek Christian Homeschool Co-Op Luncheon

When: Sunday, March 10, following the 11:00 service. 


Where: Pole Creek Student Center


In an effort to strengthen our church family and the Candler community, we are thrilled to announce the start of our Pole Creek Homeschool Co-Op! Whether you’re a current homeschooling family, or you’re interested in beginning your home education journey, please join us Sunday, March 10 for a potluck luncheon in the Student Center immediately following the 11:00 service. 


This will be a chance to meet other homeschooling families already within our Pole Creek body as we look forward to the co-op kick off including monthly gatherings and field trips, as well as offering the homeschooling community at large here in Candler the opportunity to become a part of elective classes with a biblical worldview.


Please register with your children’s ages and what dish you plan on bringing. Registration deadline: Friday, March 8.


If you have any questions, please contact Alex Ivins. 

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Welcome Home Dinner

When: Tuesday, March 12, at 6:30 pm


Where: Pole Creek Student Center


If you have been attending Pole Creek for weeks, months or even years and are not a member. Or if you're a new member who has not attended a Welcome Home Dinner, we would love a chance to get to know you! We will use this opportunity to help you learn more about our church and how to get involved! 


Register by Monday, March 4

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Young Adults March Gathering

When: Friday, March 15


Where: Angelina's House


All young adults are welcome to join us for our March Gathering. This will be a time of Bible study, fellowship & fun. Food and transportation is provided. This group will meet in the church parking lot & take the church van to Angelina's House at 6:00 pm. If you would like to drive separate, please text the group leader, Daniel for the address.


Please RSVP by texting Daniel Byers at 828-702-1408

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In The Womb - Sidewalk Ministry

When: Saturday, March 23


Where: Planned Parenthood Asheville


As a part of In the Womb Ministry, we will lead a group to the Planned Parenthood abortion mill on March 23. If you would like to meet at the church and ride together, we ask you to be at the church at 9:00 am. If you don’t want to meet and ride, you can just meet us at the Planned Parenthood on the front sidewalk at 9:30 am and will serve until 11:30 am.

It is best to park on the side street behind the mill (Planned Parenthood). You cannot park in the Planned Parenthood parking lot. If you have any questions, please email Pastor Ben. You can bring children, but we would recommend you come alone the first time just so you know what to expect. We will be outside and weather may vary, please dress accordingly.

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Carry Your Cross 5K

When: Saturday, March 30 at 9:00 am 


Where: Pole Creek Baptist Church 


Looking to be challenged physically and spiritually? This is the race for you! This unique race is suitable for the whole family and will be held on Easter weekend. Participants may choose to carry a cross 4ft length of 2x4 lumber across your back for the final 2/10 of a mile uphill!


We also have a kid's 1k run, a kid's Fun Run (for preschool age) and a Church Challenge- create a team from your church and compete for the winning trophy.


Unable to run? Feel free to volunteer! Click the Volunteer button below to see what areas we need YOUR help in & to register!


Be sure to check out our sponsors! Click the button below to register & for more information.

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Living Sent - NC Missions Conference

When: Friday, April 5 through Saturday, April 6. 


Where: Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Charlotte, NC. 


Living Sent is the NC Missions Conference in Charlotte, NC. This will include breakout sessions, mission fair exhibits and lunch. There is a $30 fee, lodging expenses are separate. You may also contact Pastor Steve for additional details. 


Registration deadline is Monday, March 11. 

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Foster/Adoption Informational Lunch

When: Sunday, April 7, following the 11:00 service


Where: Student Center


Pole Creek has invited a couple of guest speakers to provide information on how to get involved with foster care, adoption, respite care for foster parents and more. If you would like to join us, please be sure to register. 


Registration deadline: Sunday, March 31.  

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More Than Sparrows: Discipleship Weekend for 5th & 6th Graders

When: May 3 at 5:00 pm to May 4 at 5:00 pm


Where: Pole Creek Student Center


More Than Sparrows: An overnight weekend of discipleship, missions, and fun! Bring everything you need to stay the night (pillow, blanket/sleeping bag) and clothes to do mission work! Please bring $20 for group activities. 


Please register each child attending. Parents or guardians must complete the registration to sign forms. Registration deadline: Monday, April 29.

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West Virginia Mission Trip

When: Saturday, June 1 through Thursday, June 6


We have a mission trip opportunity for you! Pastor Steve is taking a group to Beckley, West Virginia. This year Pole Creek will work with Redemption Church to: 



  • Host a movie night
  • Host children's events
  • Start up a Nursing Home Ministry
  • Work on construction projects
  • Provide a meal for the Redemption Church Family


The opportunities are endless. The deadline to register is Monday, May 13. 


If you have any questions or would like to know more information about lodging, please reach out to Pastor Steve. 

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Student Camp - Sunday, June 16 - Friday, June 21


Vacation Bible School (VBS) - Monday, June 24 - Friday, June 28


Preschool Splash Camp - Tuesday, July 9 - Thursday, July 11