Statesville, NC – Horizon Church will be hosting a Car, Truck & Bike Cruise-In for Christ in the church parking lot at 316 Signal Hill Drive, Statesville on Saturday, May 25th, 2019 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. In addition to showcasing classic & muscle cars, trucks and motorcycles, this family oriented event will feature live DJ Entertainment, bouncy house for the kids, 50/50 drawing, and other fun games/activities. Local vendors will be selling, and food will be offered for purchase by Horizon Church. Proceeds will go toward funding for the various ministry needs of the church. The public is invited and admission is free however; everyone who attends is asked to bring canned goods or any non-perishable food items as a contribution to the Horizon Church Food Pantry Ministry. Horizon’s Food Pantry serves many Fifth Street Ministries “Transitional Housing” residents and other needy families in the Iredell/Statesville area.

“Folks may remember that past car shows were used as fundraisers to purchase a church van for outreach.” said event coordinator, Jada Thompson. “We’re trusting God to bless this Cruise-In fundraiser to bring in the resources needed for other projects and ministries we feel called to accomplish.”

Registration is free to Car, Bike and Truck owners who only wish to exhibit at the Cruise-In. Horizon is opening up this event to area businesses, and arts & crafts vendors for $40 per space. Other sponsorship opportunities are also available. Area sponsors already signed on to support the event include; Madd Monkey Garage, Bavarian Kitchen Restaurant, Alray Tire & Brake Center, Light Side Tattoo & Piercing, Darrell Millsaps Trucking, Pepsi Bottling Ventures, Nelly’s Studio 7 Hair & Beauty Salon, Accel Discount Tire, Painted Saint Tattoo, Autobell Car Wash, and others. Anyone who wishes to register, or businesses and vendors wishing to reserve space or sponsor this event, may do so by contacting Jada Thompson at (704) 450-2752 or jadat101@yahoo.com. Registration will be available on-site the day of the event as well.

Charles Williams, founding pastor at Horizon Church wholeheartedly endorses the event noting, “I’ve been riding motorcycles since I was a teenager and classic bikes and cars are a great passion of mine. We are using this somewhat unconventional event to reach out to the community and hopefully meet some new people,” He continues, “Our goal is to show everyone the love of Christ through this event and the other ministries of Horizon Church… as our tagline says, it is truly ‘A Place For New Beginnings.’

Horizon Church is a non-denominational church located at 316 Signal Hill Drive in Statesville, NC. Worship times are Sunday mornings at 10:00 am and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm. Services are of a casual atmosphere, with contemporary music, and messages relevant to everyday living. Charles Williams is the founding pastor of the church, which was founded in 1999; and Hasani Lateef is senior pastor. The church website is www.horizonnc.church and the phone number is (704) 873-5250.