Upcoming Activities
Thu, Apr 2
Ladies Prayer - 10:00am
WMU - 7:00pm
Sat, Apr 4
IBC Blood Drive - 9:30am - 1:30pm
Sun, Apr 5
Sunrise Service - 6:50am - 7:30am
Breakfast - 7:30am - 9:15am
Sunday School - 9:30am
Morning Worship - 10:45am
Easter Musical - 11:00am
Tue, Apr 7
Men's Prayer - 7:30am
Visitation - 6:45pm

Regular Schedule


  • 9:45 AM Sunday School
  • 11:00 AM Worship Service & Children's Church
  • 5:00 PM Adult Choir Practice
  • 6:30 PM Evening Worship Service & Discipleship


  • 5:20 PM Church Family Meal
  • 6:15 PM Awana
  • 6:17 PM R.U.S.H. Hour
  • 6:30 PM Praise Team Practice
  • 6:45 PM Bible Study
  • 7:00 PM Youth Bible Study

How can you help meet the need?


Idlewild Ministries


Where Can I Serve?

Children's Ministry

Amy Gillette (704-847-6565, ext 18)

Children's ministry is for children ages 6 - 9. It is a ministry directed especially toward kids.

College & Careers Ministry

Lindsay Dobner (704-847-6565)

Be a part of a group that is all inclusive. Please join us to see if we are the right fit for meeting your needs.


Church Office (704-847-6565)

Listing of all current and upcoming discipleship classes.

Missions Ministry

Church Office (704-847-6565)

Here at Idlewild we are dedicated to serving missions. It speaks to our slogan, "That Christ Be Known!". View the different missions areas where you can serve.

Music Ministry

Travis Byrd (704-847-6565, ext 12)

Make a joyful noise unto the Lord! Certainly the music at Idlewild is committed to this admonition with ample opportunity to participate.

Recreation Ministry

Jeff Turner (704-847-6565, ext 17)

The opportunity to acknowledge Christ and apply his teachings in a recreational environment is the foundation and spiritual motivation of Idlewild Baptist Recreation Ministry. We offer Spring baseball and softball for both girls and boys, summer softball for adults and an annual golf tournament.

Student Ministry

Jeff Turner (704-847-6565, ext 17)

Reaching our students through honoring God, growing biblically, serving together, and sharing truth. We meet on Sunday mornings, Sunday nights and Wednesday nights. And we have regular annual activities to help our students grow in Christ.

Sunday School

Jeff Turner (704-874-6565, ext 17)

Idlewild Baptist Church offers Sunday School from 9:45AM to 10:45AM each Sunday with a variety of classes for both adults and children.

Young at Heart

Dottie Pressley (704-882-6545)

Young at Heart is for anyone age 50 (roughly) or above, and if you’re not already a member we would love for you to join us!

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