Church/Local Organizations

Traditional Arts Workshops
September – November
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area, 1651 W Elk Ave, Elizabethton, TN
Class sizes are limited, so please register early! To join one or more classes, you must register in advance and pre-pay.
Please call the park at (423) 543-5808 for more information.

“Too Late” Judgement House
October 24, 25, 31, and November 1, 6:30-11:30 pm
New Life Baptist Church, 1000 Hendrickson Ln, Bluff City, TN
(423) 366-3782 for info and reservations

Giveaway for Needy Families
Saturday, October 25, 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Holston View UMC, 174 Church St, Weber City, VA (off Route 23 S across from Burger King)
Individual & child MUST be present to receive these items; donors are welcome.

“Lifting Up Jesus in Song” Praise Event
Sunday, October 26, 4:00 pm
Harvest Christian Fellowship, 540 Highway 126,  Bristol, TN
(423) 279-1737

Harvest Festival
Sunday, October 26, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Indian Springs Baptist Church (Glenwood Campus), 2601 E Center St, Kingsport
Everyone welcome!

Oasis of Kingsport Teen Putt-Putt Fundraiser
Thursday, October 30, 5:30 (registration); 6:00 (play)
Putt-Putt Golf Center, 346 W Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN
(423) 392-1137

Corn Fest at Gray Church of God
Friday, October 31, 5:00 – 10:00 pm
311 Gray Station Sulphur Springs Rd, Jonesborough, TN
horseback rides, games, corn hole tournament, crafts, inflatables, cake walk, treasure hunt, bonfire, hotdog roast, giveaways
(423) 330-8375

Compassion International’s “Compassion Experience”
Friday, October 31 – Monday, November 3
Celebration Church, 429 Shipley Ferry Rd, Blountville, TN
This exhibit allows visitors to see what life is like in third world countries.
The event is free but reservations are strongly recommended.

Destiny Worship Conference
Thursday, November 6 – Saturday, November 8
Destiny Outreach Ministries, 106 Ireson Rd, North Tazewell, VA
(276) 326-3624

Mountain Joy in Concert
Friday, November 7, 7:00 pm
The Lee Valley Music Barn, 500 Lee Valley Road, Whitesburg, TN
Admission is free and there will be food and door prizes.
(423) 235-6152

 The “BE READY!”  Conference with David Reagan, Dr. Henry Morris III, James Walker, and Marty Goetz
Friday, November 7 & Saturday, November 8
The conference is free of charge and childcare (also free of charge) is available.  There is no need to pre-register except for childcare which needs to be done by 10/31/14.  To register for childcare contact Pam DeVore at (423) 232-5700 x.241

Volunteer Opportunities

Remote Area Medical (RAM) Massive Health Care Outreaches
RAM is in need of volunteers, church and civic organizations, dentists, and donations to help make these events successful. To register as a volunteer please apply at

Trail Life USA
A new organization in the Tri-Cities seeking leaders and participants.

Most guys want exciting outdoor adventure with their friends. We’ve got that! Trips and travel? That, too. Camping. Check. Physical and mental challenge? Yep. And awards? Of course! Trail Life USA is a Christian adventure, character, and leadership program for young men. The K-12 program centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow on a personal level and as a role model and leader for his peers. Living the Trail Life is a journey established on timeless values derived from the Bible.

International Student Exchange
Seeking caring families to host international high school students.
(844) 556-6688

CASA (Court-Appointed Special Advocates)
Seeking volunteers to work with abused and neglected children.

The Oasis of Kingsport
The Oasis is a Christ-centered women’s day center open MondayFriday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. At the Oasis women can find peace, safety, happiness, and empowerment.  The Oasis understands the value of learning from, with, and through each other’s experiences. Women who sign up to participate at the Oasis are considered “guests.”  Guests can do 2 loads of laundry each day for just 25 cents per load which includes washing, drying, and all laundry products, free haircuts,  free hot showers with towels and toiletries provided. ffree WIFI and computer access for job searching and college applications. Classes and events designed to challenge and encourage self- sufficiency. Devotions are held daily where guests share their prayer concerns and praises. Best of all, women can come just to commune with other women. The Oasis is looking for volunteers.  If you are interested in volunteering, or would like more information about the Oasis, please contact Dianne Scott, Executive Director at 423.392.1137

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WHCB 91.5 FM Church/Community News
PO Box 2061
Bristol, TN 37621-2061
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