Planning Your Visit



We are located at 301 North Post Road in Shelby, North Carolina.  We are less than a mile north of Cleveland Community College on Hwy. 180.  We are about 2 miles off of Hwy. 74.  


We have Guest parking available near our sanctuary.  We also have Handicap parking available near all of our main buildings.

Welcome Center

Friendly greeters staff our Welcome Center every Sunday morning and will be happy to answer any questions you may have about EBC. They can also help you & your family get to a Sunday School class that will be just right for you. The Welcome Center is open 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on Sunday mornings. Signs on the campus can direct you to the Welcome Center, which is located in the Church Office building.

Worship Styles

Our Sunday 8:30 a.m. service is more traditional in style and our 11:00 a.m. service is a blend of traditional & contemporary styles.  Our Wednesday night 6:30 p.m. service is more contemporary in style.

Bible Study/Small Groups

We offer small group bible studies on Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. for all ages (infants to senior adults). We provide age graded classes for Children and Students. The adult classes are loosely grouped by ages. You can try several classes to find the one that’s right for you.


On Sunday attire for men will range from coat and tie to casual (khakis and a golf shirt). For women, attire ranges from dresses to pants & blouse. Our Wednesday night service is usually more casual.

Worship Childcare

We provide care to children ages birth-3 years of age for both Sunday morning services.  Children's Church is provided for 4 & 5 year olds during the 11:00 a.m. service. We also have bible study groups (Sunday School) for children of all ages and for students at 9:45 a.m.  Our friendly staff at the Children and Student Welcome Centers will help you get your children get checked in and settled in to their respective groups.