Important Info

All Youth and Children’s Sunday School classes will be suspended for October 4th and October 11th due to an increase in COVID cases at Crest High School. For more info, please on the Sunday Schedule link below.


Thank you for coming!

Location Details

1106 Poplar Springs Church Road Shelby, North Carolina 28152

  • Sunday School at 9:45 am
    Sunday Worship at 11:00 am
    Wednesday at 6:30 pm

  • 704-487-8802

I am new here

We welcome you to visit this Sunday…

Building Fund

We are excited to be in our new building. You may contribute here by clicking below.


Business Conference

Nov. 8, 6:00 pm in small dining room. Agenda deadline Oct.25 (call church office/Andy)

Meet our Ministerial Staff

Andy Oliver

Andy Oliver has been pastor of Poplar Springs since April 17, 2011.  Before coming to Poplar Springs he had the privilege of serving these wonderful congregations:             1980-1981 Minister of Church Activities at First Baptist Church Hildebran, NC             1985 -1992 Minister of Youth at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in King, NC             1992-2002 Minister of Youth at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Shelby, NC             2002-2011 Pastor of Sandy Run Baptist Church in Mooresboro, NC Andy's wife is Kim Hodges…

Katherine Asis

Katherine Asis has been the minister of music and music education at Poplar Springs since October 2012.  Originally from Lenoir, NC, Katherine received her Bachelor of Music degree in Sacred Music from Appalachian State University.  She began working in music ministry in 2006 in Gastonia, NC and received her Master of Divinity degree from Gardner-Webb University in 2010.  Her passion is introducing others to the truths of God through music and leading God’s people into authentic worship.  Katherine is married…

Pastor’s Thoughts

A Note from Gerry Poston

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you, church family, for your wonderful expression of appreciation and support this past Sunday. It has been my pleasure to serve on the Audio-Visual Committee for about 20 years now, and I have really enjoyed being a part of this ministry. God has blessed me by allowing me to serve Him in this exciting ministry and by giving me the ability to do what I do, so all of the glory…

When Getting It Right Isn’t Enough

The Risen Savior addresses the seven churches of Asia in the book of Revelation offering warnings, insights and needed instruction. In chapter 2 verses 1-7 he shares a direct yet somewhat confusing assessment of the congregation at Ephesus. Eugene Peterson translates v 2-4 this way: – I see that you have done, your hard, hard work and your refusal to quit. I know you can’t stomach evil, that you weed out apostolic pretenders. I know your persistence, your courage in…

God Stories

Messages of Hope, Grace and Healing

Worship Podcast

10/11/20: New Deacon Ordination Service

Deacon Ordination Service for Sharon Carey, Andrew Day, Wendy Lemons, Phil Pearcy, Jeanne Price and Heather Poston Copyright License: CCLI 1182615Streaming License: CCLI CSPL172654