Local Churches Join In Monthly Prayer for American “Awakening”
August 1, 11:30 am Founders Park, Downtown Johnson City, TN
September 1, 11:30 am First Christian Church, 200 Mountcastle Rd, Johnson City, TN
October 1, 11:30 am Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2343 Knob Creek Rd, Johnson City, TN
November 2, 11:30 am Burbank FWB Church, 122 Burbank Rd, Roan Mountain, TN
January 4, 11:30 am Addilynn UMC, 3225 Avoca Rd, Bristol, TN
February 1, 11:30 am Hosanna Fellowship Church, 715 Sunset Dr, Johnson City, TN

Camp Ta-Pa-Win-Go
A Ministry of Children’s Bible Ministry
June & July (children’s and youth’s day camps and boarding camps)
Spaces fill up very quickly, so register now!
111 CBM Camp Rd, Watauga, TN
(423) 543-2201

Bancroft Bible Camp
June & July (children’s and youth’s day camps and boarding camps)
Spaces fill up very quickly, so register now!
Bancroft Bible Camp, 141 Bancroft Private Dr, Kingsport, TN
(423) 288-4532

Doe River Gorge
day and boarding camps for children and youth
**take advantage of special LOCAL discounts with these codes**

Dare to Dream VBS
June 28-August 3 (Sundays only), 4:30-7:00 pm
First UMC, 900 Spring St, Johnson City, TN
(pre-K – 6th grade)
(423) 928-9222

Jeff Slaughter’s Fun Run VBS
Every Wednesday evening in July, 5:30 (dinner) & VBS 6:00-8:00 pm
Unaka Avenue Baptist Church, 1213 E Unaka Ave, Johnson (423) (all ages – entire family)
(423) 926-5951

Lamp Light Theatre Presents a Patriotic Tribute
July 11,12,15-19
Lamp Light Theatre, 140 Broad St, Kingsport, TN
(423) 343-1766

Family Movie Night
Wednesday, July 8, 7:00 pm
Community Church at Bristol, 6320 Old Jonesboro Rd, Bristol, TN
(423) 652-1926

G-Force, God’s Love in Action VBS
July 12-17, 6:30-8:30 pm (light-snack supper at 6:00 pm)
Austin Springs Methodist Church, 726 S Austin Springs Rd, Johnson City, TN
(all ages welcome)
(423) 282-6804

Everest VBS
July 13-17, 9:00 am-12:15 pm
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2343 Knob Creek Rd, Johnson City, TN
(ages 5-11)
register at WestMinJC.org

Brandon Heath & Toby Mac in Concert
Thursday, July 16
J. Fred Johnson Stadium, Kingsport, TN
(423) 392-8836

RAM Clinic in Wise, VA
July 17-19, Wise County, VA
Volunteers will pass out entry numbers at 3am on the first day of the clinic. The event is first-come, first-served. Patients will begin lining up as early as Thursday afternoon to ensure that they receive a place in line. Check the weather, and dress accordingly. Bring you regular medications, and take them as you normally would. Expect long waits. (865) 579-2555

Lamp Light Theatre Presents A.I.M. Conference & Showcase
July 20-24
This week-long conference prepares artists (teens and adults) for ministry.
We want to see Christian artists that minister with the highest level of integrity and character.
Lamp Light Theatre, 140 Broad St, Kingsport, TN

Marvin’s Chapel VBS
July 20-23
Marvin’s Chapel UMC, 1882 Old Boones Creek Rd, Jonesborough, TN

Arnold’s Chapel Back-To-School-Bash
Saturday, July 25, 10:00 am
There will be FREE school supplies, inflatables, hot dogs, snow cones, a FREE yard sale, puppets @ 1:00, giveaways, games,  and much much more!
Arnold’s Chapel Holiness Church, 2205 Jet Rd. Kingsport, TN

Help, Hope Healing Conference (Suicide Prevention)
Thursday, August 6, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Higher Ed Center, Abingdon, VA
Register online here

Michael Combs in Concert
Friday, August 7, 7:00 pm
Robinson Middle School, 1517 Jesse St, Kingsport, TN

Christian Storytelling Festival Presents Steven Curtis Chapman
Saturday, August 15, 7:00-9:00 pm
Providence Academy, 2788 Carroll Creek Rd, Johnson City, TN

The Funny Side Featuring The Foggy Valley Gang
August 21-23,28-30, September 4-6
Lamp Light Theatre, 140 Broad St, Kingsport, TN
(423) 343-1766

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 www.ramvolunteers.org.

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.
423-247-1161


The Oasis of Kingsport
The Oasis is a Christ-centered women’s day center where women are considered “guests.” Guests can do 2 loads of laundry (including the laundry products), get free haircuts,  take free hot showers with towels and toiletries provided, and utilize free WIFI and computer access for job searching and college applications. The Oasis is looking for volunteers. If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Dianne Scott at (423) 392-1137.

Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN
Holston Valley Medical Center has several volunteer opportunities: Main Lobby/Reception, CCU Waiting Area, Waterfall Lobby, Guest Services, Same Day Surgery, Outpatient Radiology, Beverage Cart, Mail/Magazine Delivery. Volunteers are also needed at Kingsport Hematology/Oncology and Johnson City Cancer Center. Hours vary. If interested, contact Karen Fox at 423-224-6041 or email karen.fox@wellmont.org

Heavenly Homes (aka The Big Black Bus)
Heavenly Homes (aka The Big Black Bus) parks near Munsey Memorial Presbyterian in downtown Johnson City every Sunday morning at 8:30am. Bus Director, Tom Campbell, and volunteers provide a place to warm up, get a cup of hot coffee, a fresh doughnut, and other needed items such as winter wear, blankets and health and beauty aids. They also minister to the people one on one as well as have a time of worship and Bible study. If you know someone in need of hope or you would like to volunteer, please come or contact Tom Campbell, Assistant Pastor, The Vineyard 10campbellssing@gmail.com

Welcomes volunteer physicians, nurses, dentists, care technicians, and maintenance help.
(423) 256-2408 visit the web site www.ofoneaccordministry.org

Welcomes volunteers to help with weekly food distributions, which take place at the church every Monday from 8 – 11 a.m.,
and with monthly food deliveries, which are made every second Saturday and begin at 8:30 a.m. 
Canned food donations are also accepted.  For more information please visit www.chcckpt.org.

Lamp Light Theatre
Welcomes volunteers for parking attendants, ushers, and concession workers. Call (423) 348-7610

First Priority Blue Ridge
Welcomes volunteers for events such as concerts, Pledge 2 Purity and Campus Ministry Training.  If you wish to volunteer for these events, and/or want to be informed on what events are coming to our community, please email at haleywherry@firstpriority.org.

Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center
Small Miracles needs leaders, sidewalkers, program support, and barn help. Volunteers needed for entire sessions or one a hour a month. Please contact Linda McBride at 423-349-1111 for more information.

You may mail your church and community news to us (two weeks in advance, if possible) to:
 WHCB 91.5 FM Church/Community News
PO Box 2061
Bristol, TN 37621-2061
or “Connect with WHCB”