Plan Your Visit

First Visit

Helpful Tips

A Warm Welcome Awaits You

Welcome to Parkwood! We’re excited to meet you. If you’re unsure about what to do during your first visit, we’re here to assist. Let us welcome you and guide you through your Next Steps.

Your First Visit, Made Simple

Step 1:

Service Times: We offer three identical services at 8 am, 9:30 am or 11 am. (Childcare available at 9:30 am and 11 am services.)

Step 2

Next Steps Area: Upon arrival, visit our ‘Next Steps’ area outside the sanctuary or look for any greeter with a Parkwood lanyard for guidance.

Step 3

Enjoy the Experience: Experience our expository preaching, contemporary worship, and the warm community that defines us.

Why Parkwood is Special

At Parkwood, you will find in-depth, gospel-centered preaching, a warm, loving community, and become equipped to grow in your knowledge of Christ.

Have Questions? Let’s Connect!

For more information or any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Fill out our contact form, and we’ll gladly assist you.

Schedule Your Visit


(704) 864-3681

Campus Location

1729 E Garrison Blvd,
Gastonia, NC 28054

Helpful Tips for Your Visit

  • Dress Code: Come as you are – our dress code is casual.
  • For Families: Families with children can head to the Parkwood Kids area during the 9:30 am and 11 am services.
  • Accessibility: Our lobby and sanctuary are accessible to everyone.
  • Amenities: Enjoy our coffee station and water – it’s on us!
  • Parking: Parking is available on either side of the church building and accessible from Garrison and/or Dixon roads.