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August Sky in Madison County                   2002 Julie Parker

Madison County is richly diversified in centers of worship. Religion runs deep in the lives of its residents. It is a predominantly Protestant area, the largest group of churches is Baptist.

The following is a list of some of the churches. There are many more, many of which are mission churches that serve small communities throughout the county.

See also: French Broad Baptist Association


Calvary Baptist. 
299 Bailey Street, Mars Hill. 
Pastor Vernon Troutman.

  • Sunday School at 10:00am, Church at 11:00am
  • Wednesday Supper and Bible Study at 6:30pmChoir Practise at 8:00pm.
  • Nursery for all services.

Calvary Church of God Worship Center
101 Calvary Drive
Marshall, NC 28753
Across from Marshall Ingles Gas Station, up on the hill.
Telephone: 828.649.1073

  • Senior Pastor: Rusty Smart Known as Pastor Rusty
  • Sunday school: 10:00 am
  • Worship: 11:00 am
  • 1st Sunday night of the month: Camp Meeting style service
  • 3rd Sunday night of the month: family fellowship and outreach
  • There will be no PM services on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Sunday nights. Spend that time with family.
  • Wednesday is our W.O.W. Program - Worship on Wednesday
  • Supper is served at 6:00 pm (no charge)
  • All youth classes begin at 6:30 pm
  • Adult classes begin at 6:45 pm
  • Visit us on our website:

First Baptist Church of Marshall
Main Street. Telephone (828) 649-3151. Parsonage (828) 649 2668 
Craig Walker, Pastor

  • Sunday: 
    Bible Study 10am, Worship 11:00am
  • Children's Service 11:00am
  • Sunday Evening Service at 7:00pm
  • Joint Youth Service with Marshall Presbyterian Sunday at 7:00pm
  • Wednesday Evening Prayer Meeting and Bible Study at 7:00pm
  • Nursery provided at all services.

Mars Hill Baptist
101 North Main Street. 
(828) 689-2911

  • Pastor Tommy Justus
  • Sunday Assembly at 9:30am. Sunday School at 9:45. Church Service at 11:00.
  • Contemporary Worship Service the last Sunday of each month at 6:30pm.
  • Wednesday evening programs that vary. Supper at 5:30, the program at 6:30.

Union Valley Missionary

Pastor - Rev. Willard Norton
Revere Road,
Marshall, NC. 28753
(828) 656-9480



St. Andrew The Apostle
100 West Brook Street. 
(828) 689-3719

  • Fr Edward M. Ifkonvits, S.P.J.
  • Mass Sunday at 9:00 A M. Call for weekday services.


Chapel of The Redeemer
Highway 25/70 PO Box 7 
Hot Springs 28743.

  • On the grounds of the Jesuit House of Prayer, a Retreat Center open to persons of all faiths.


The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit


Church Of God

  • Ivy Ridge. Rt. 4 Box 270, 
    Pastor Winston Lloyd. (828) 689-2674
  • Spill Corn Rt. 4 Box 311 A, Marshall.
  • Pastor Olin Rice
  • Tennaline 100 Upper Shutin Road, Hot Springs.


Full Gospel

Paint Rock Full Gospel 
Hot Springs 
(828) 622-3337


Antioch United. 
Hwy. 25/70 Hot Springs 
(828) 622-3574

  • Pastor Will Pruett, who also serves as Pastor for Fairview Methodist and Marshall United Methodist.
  • Worship at 9:00am Sunday School at 10:00am


Fairview Methodist 
3 miles West of Hot Springs on 25/70

  • Worship at 10:00 A. M. Sunday School at 11:00am

Marshall United. 
Main Street. 
(828) 649-2756

  • Worship at 11:00 A.M. Sunday School at 11:00am


Bright Hope Laurel
Mars Hill. 
(828) 689-5486


Mars Hill United. 
Mars Hill
(828) 689-2343



Dorland Memorial Presbyterian
Corner of Meadow Lane and Bridge in Hot Springs. 
(828) 622-3443


Marshall Presbyterian Church
Main Street. 
(828) 649-3622
Berk Landrum, Pastor

  • Youth Choir 9:00am, Sunday School at 9:45am, Church at 11:00am.
  • Nursery for all services.
  • Once a month Wednesday evening supper and program.
  • Choir practice Wednesday evening at 7pm
  • Youth Fellowship grades 7-12 Sunday 6pm to 8pm, held jointly with
  • The First Baptist Church Youth Group of Marshall.
  • Neighbors In Need meets at the church Tuesday from 1 to 3.
  • AA and AlAnon meets Friday at 8pm.

Walnut Presbyterian
Banard Road, Marshall
(828) 649-2327

White Rock Presbyterian
Bill McGill, Pastor. Laurel.
(828) 884-9792

Salvation Army

Bonnie Hill Corps
Upper Shut-In Road, Hot Springs. 
(828) 622-7205

Sleepy Valley Corps. 
Highway 25-70, Hot Springs.


Seventh Day Adventist

Walnut Seventh-day Adventist Church
364 Highway 25/70
P. O. Box 699 Marshall, NC 28753
(828) 649-3976

  • Sabbath (Saturday) Services:
  • Sabbath School 9:10 am
  • Worship Service 11:00 am
  • Wednesday Evening Service:
  • Prayer Meeting 6:00 pm

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