DENVER – Denver Baptist Church is hosting a Church Safety Workshop Aug. 19 for members of any church.

The presenter is Deputy Brett Watson, who is with the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office and a member of Denver Baptist. He is a co-leader of the DBC Shepherds, the church’s safety and security team.

The workshop is at 4:30 p.m. with a Q&A at 5:30 p.m. at the church’s Worship Center, 6917 Forest Hills Drive.

Information about the event and registration procedures can be found at

Youth group holding Water Night

DENVER – The high school youth ministry at Holy Spirit Catholic Church is holding its fifth annual Water Night Aug. 19.

Participants should bring clothes they don’t mind getting wet, a white T-shirt for slip-and-slide kickball, a towel and a sundae topping. Water Night is 6-8 p.m. at the church, 537 N.C. 16 Business.

For more information, call 704-483-6448.

Meet leaders at The Cove

DENVER – The Denver campus of The Cove Church will have a New to the Cove class Aug. 26.

The short class starts at 10:30 a.m. to learn more about the church and meet leaders at the campus and others who are new.

Those interested in attending should register at

The Cove Church Denver campus is at 4679 N.C. 16 N.

Westlake campus hosts dinner

DENVER – The Dinners for 7 … or 8 program returns to Lake Forest Church – Westlake Aug. 11.

The meal is intended for people looking for a community specific to the area. Postcards to RSVP are available to fill out Sundays at the church, which meets at Lincoln Charter Elementary School.

The dinner is from 6-8 p.m. Lincoln Charter School is at 7834 Galway Lane. For more information, call 704-948-3232.

Volleyball played at Webbs

DENVER – The youth fellowship program at Webbs Chapel United Methodist Church holds volleyball, video games and more from 4-7 p.m. Sundays.

Webbs believes its teenagers are a vital and important part of the community. Youth are given responsibilities within the community, respected as whole persons and rewarded with a whole lot of fun, the church’s website states.

Webbs Chapel UMC is at 4640 Webbs Chapel Church Road. For more information, call 704-483-9434.


Church showing ‘Greatest Showman’

DENVER – There will be a Ladies Movie Night Aug. 17 hosted by Church at Denver.

The program for women and teen girls will be showing “The Greatest Showman” starting at 7 p.m. at The Lodge, 274 N.C. 16 N., Suite 100.

Attendees are invited to bring a snack to share.

For more information, call 704-966-6985 or email


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