For God so Loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.
John 3:16

Thank You for looking in on us! 

We hope the information you find here will provide a glimpse into the mission and ministry of Meadowbrook. We are located in Lenoir, N.C. 

 Our Church History

  • 1959 a community on Wakefield Drive was left without a local Baptist church due to the disbandment of Grace Bible Church.
  • God began to work in the Lives of College Avenue Baptist Church.
  • On July 17th 1960, College Avenue leased the property and formed College Avenue Baptist Mission.
  • By October of 1960, 69 members were in attendance for the services.
  • On June 8th 1961 Rev. Robert Chester was called as Mission Pastor.
  • On May 2nd 1965 the mission became a church with 59 charter members and took the name Meadowbrook Baptist Church.
  • In October 1982 Meadowbrook added education and office facilities.
  • In August 1986 the present Sanctuary was started  and to the glory of God was complete on June 7th 1987 and seated 500.
  • The Church has been blessed to pay off all indebtedness.
  • Through the donations from the Nora McGee estate, the church has new sound, projection, expanded the stage and constructed a children’s playground.
  • Meadowbrook has been blessed by strong pastoral leadership.
  • Robert Chester (1961-1963)
  • Rev. H.H. McManus (1963-1968)
  • Rev. Clifton Tuttle (1968-1980)
  • Rev. Donnie Solesbee (1981-1988)
  • Rev. Gary Hayes (1990-1992)
  • Rev. Roger Beck (1993-present)

At Meadowbrook:

  • We are a Baptist Congregation.
  • We welcome you to attend a service, participate in an event and become a part of our journey.
  • For all services, some of our folks dress casual, some dress up, however you prefer, come as you are. 
  • We cooperate with the Caldwell Baptist Association, the North Carolina State Baptist Convention, and the Southern Baptist Convention in sharing the Gospel with our County, State, and the World.

Meadowbrook is a place where:

  • You Can Believe
  • You Can Belong
  • You Can Become