Mountain Soul Concert series – Bandit’s Roost

This Sunday, September 27 at 6:30 pm, members of Christ Church invite everyone to an evening of music by Bandit’s Roost.  Bandit’s Roost plays an eclectic mix of Folk, Celtic, Newgrass and Americana music.  Based in Elkin, NC the band features Caroline Noel Beverley on guitar, bass and vocals; Julian Charles on guitar, bass and vocals; RG Absher on banjo, guitar and vocals; and David Blackmon on fiddle.  Samples of their music can be found here.

Admission is free.  Refreshments follow the concert at Becca’s Backwoods Bean Coffee Shop in Sparta.


Christ Church is located approximately 2.5 miles south of Sparta at 2543 Hwy, 21 South.

Gretchen Peters – Mountain Soul

Grammy nominated singer songwriter Gretchen Peters will perform this Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Christ Church on Highway 21 south of Sparta.  The performance is free and will begin at 6:30 pm.

Peters is an established Nashville songwriter whose songs have been recorded by Pam Tillis, Trisha Yearwood, Patty Loveless, Neil Diamond, George Strait, and Etta James.  She received a Country Music Association “Song of the Year” award in 1995 for “Independence Day” recorded by Martina McBride.

All are invited to Beccas Backwoods Bean on Main Street in Sparta after the performance for food, refreshments and fellowship.