CrossPointe Fellowship

Sunday April 30, 2017 10:45 AM

Host: Gospel Soloist Russell Bennett from Kingsport, TN

Mr. Bennett will provide gospel music and worship for the concert service.

Bennett’s services are unique, heartfelt and feature a wide range of gospel music selections.

CrossPointe Fellowship

206 Parkway Blvd, Elizabethton, TN 37643P

Pastors: Harold Manis and Chuck Babb

Southwestern Baptist Church

Sunday April 30, 2017 6:00 PM

Host: Gospel Soloist Russell Bennett from Kingsport, TN

Mr. Bennett will provide gospel music and worship for the concert service.

Bennett’s services are unique, heartfelt and feature a wide range of gospel music selections.
Southwestern Baptist Church
1112 Cherokee Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
Pastor: Greg Salyer

Francis Chan’s Crazy Love Bible Study

(for ages 13-18)
Thursdays through May 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Bancroft Bible Camp
Contact Brett at (423) 967-0377 with questions. Dinner provided.

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park “Where Our Heritage Comes to Life!”
For a listing of this month’s Special Events and Workshops,
visit, click, or call:
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
1651 West Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 543-5808

Cornerstone Christian Academy Spring Fling Gala & Auction
Friday, April 28, 5:30 pm
Auction items ranging from all-inclusive vacations and regional
entertainment attractions to jewelry, collectibles and a wide variety of gift baskets.
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon
For more information, visit
 For more information, contact Dr. Clay Brinson,
head of school at CCA, at (276) 623-7164

April 30-May 5, nightly starting 7PM
Greenhill Independent Baptist Church, 494 Greenhill Rd., Dandridge, TN 37725
“A Revolution Back to the Bible”: Featuring Biblical preaching with Evangelist Joe Bryant
and Godly traditional singing & worship.
For more information, call Pastor Caleb Dennis, (865)228-7395

The National Day of Prayer Gatherings
Thursday, May 4
Kingsport Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, Glen Bruce Park at the library
12 noon
Bristol, Cumberland Square Park,  Bristol Va
Jonesborough,  Old Court House
Blountville,  Court House
Church Hill,  Jaycee Park
Rogersville, Court House
7:00 pm
Kingsport,  Full Observance at Higher Ground Baptist (Higher Ground is also doing a 24 hr prayer vigil from midnight to midnight.

Bowmantown Ruritan Hosting Delicious, Bountiful Breakfast
May 6, 7:00 – 10:00 am
1573 Barkley Rd, Telford.
Your generous donation will help to support 8 Little League teams and help
provide funds for community needs.Come join the food and fellowship.

Veterans Sailing Regatta looking for Veterans to Help Crew a Sailboat Race
Date May 6; Check in 12:00
After race we will feed them dinner and have live music
Hosted By Watauga Lake Sailing Club
Location Lakeshore Marina sailboat dock Hampton, TN
No sailing experience necessary
RSVP to Anita Remme423-341-3123 or

Weekend Vacation Bible School
Steele Creek Missionary Baptist Church , 274 Old Stage Dr, Bristol, TN  37620
(423) 767-0790
May 19-20 @ 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
May 21 @ 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Camp Out:  Getting S’More of Jesus

The Father’s Kingdom Christian Center presents, “The Desperate One!”
This production is a modern-day adaptation of a story found in the scriptures.
Join us at 6 pm on Saturday, May 20
An amazing experience of Christian entertainment all wrapped up in a night of dinner, mystery and murder.
This will be fellowship and fun for the entire family.
Go to: or contact 423-530-7522 to get your tickets TODAY!

The Autism Society of East Tennessee’s fully-featured autism directory has over 300 different autism-related listings for families and individuals to view, with more to be added over the coming months. There are many ways to search the directory, making ASDhub a simple and accessible site to use not only for those families and individuals affected by autism, but also for businesses who have an autism related service to provide.

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 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

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

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

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

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

Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center
 Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center is a non-profit, Christian based organization that is looking for volunteers to come and help out with our Holiday Session (October 10 – December 9, 2016) We serve over 60 participants each week, and cannot do it without the support and volunteer power provided by our local community! Volunteers are able to help with student lessons as a sidewalker or a horse leader. Volunteers can also help with the daily barn routine that includes feeding, grooming, and lots of horse snuggles. As we enter the holiday season, we want to invite everyone to come out and enjoy a day at the barn to see how Small Miracles is positively impacting all students and volunteers! For more Information or to set up your orientation, please contact us at 423-349-1111 and ask for Natalie Hopland or Linda McBride.

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”