2018 Summer Camps

Bancroft Bible Camp

Overnight Camps:

July 23-27 Teens (13-17)

Activities may include: zip line, swimming, crafts, octaball, archery, climbing tower, human foosball, air hockey, carpet slide, sports, games, paintball and riflery.

Family Quest July 6th 4-8pm (for additional info please call 423-288-2713 by July 4th)


The Greeneville Awakening Tent Crusade

Beginning June 11th 7:00pm nightly

The tent is located at 1005 Quaker Knob Road in Chuckey, TN.  A community choir will sing each night and  there will be special singing as well.  Evangelist D.R. Harrison will be the preacher.  Choir practice will start at 6:30 PM each night before services.  Make plans to attend this special event.

Call (423) 863-1830 for more information.


Come join us UNDER THE FLAG
Located on the Corner of State Street and Lonesome Pine Trail just off Hwy 11E in Greeneville, TN
Revival will begin on Sunday, July 15th and run until…
Service times will be 6pm on Sundays and Monday thru Saturday at 7pm nightly.
For more information, please call 423-972-1966 or 423-972-1690

Brian Burchfield Singing


Blackwell Chapel United Methodist Church

Annual Old Fashioned Ice Cream Supper
Saturday, July 21th at 6:00PM

Pastor Steve Castle invites the public to attend and enjoy homemade ice cream, hamburgers, hot dogs, cake walks and much more. The church is located on the Blackwell Chapel Road between Meadowview & Saltville.

For additional information contact 276-944-4275

Blackwell UMC

8329 Blackwell Chapel Road

Meadowview, VA 24361

Child Oral Surgery Offered through Missions of Mercy Project

July 20 – 22

The Health Wagon is taking appointments for up to ten children under the age of 16
that need oral surgery due to extensive dental problems. The dental needs must be to
the extent that the child needs to be put to sleep in order to have the operation
performed. This is a service offered in conjunction with the VDA Foundation Mission
of Mercy (MOM) project occurring on July 20, 21 and 22 at UVA Wise Convocation
Center. The surgery will be performed at Norton Community Hospital by a MOM
pediatric dentist who does fillings and extractions. All services are FREE of charge.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the Health Wagon at

Remote Area Medical (RAM) Massive Free Health Care Outreach

July 20, 21, and 22

The Health Wagon with a host of community involvement will be providing a FREE massive health care outreach with Remote Area Medical (RAM) on July 20, 21, and 22 at the Wise County Fair Grounds in Wise, VA. Some of the many services that will be offered are complete eye exams, prescription glasses, dental fillings, extractions, cleanings, hearing exams, hearing aids, chest x-ray, ultrasounds, bone density, lab work, mammograms, pap smears, in addition to medical exams and exams to be provided by health care providers. These services will be provided for the uninsured, under-insured, and unemployed and those who cannot afford to pay.

ALL services are FREE of charge. Registration will begin at 6:00am

daily and services will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.

For more information, call 276-328-8850.

Women’s Health Services at RAM

July 20-22, 2018

As part of the annual Remote Area Medical (RAM) event FREE women’s health
services will be offered. These services include mammograms, pap smears, pelvic
exams, breast exams, and pelvic ultrasounds. RAM will be held at the Wise County
Fairgrounds on July 20-22, 2018. These services do not require an appointment. A
colonoscopy clinic will also be held during this time for those who have had an
abnormal pap smear to aid in the detection of cervical cancer.

For more information or to schedule

an appointment for a colonoscopy, please call

Ashley at the Health Wagon
at 276-328-8850.

Sullivan County Red Back Church Hymnal Sing

Saturday, July 21st 5:00PM

The Sullivan County Red Back Church Hymnal Sing

will be Saturday, July 21, 5 p.m. at Clay Hill
Baptist Church, 122 Hobbs Hollow Rd., Blountville, TN.

The church is located just off Hwy. 11W approx. 5 miles west of the

Pinnacle Shopping Center, Bristol, TN.

For more information call, 423-323-4085

Providence Academy 2018 Christian Storytelling Concert

Saturday, August 25th

Featuring Recording Artist, Mac Powell of Third Day
with Opening Performance by Laura Story

 The concert will be held in the Providence Academy gymnasium.

 The doors open at 6:15 p.m., and the event starts at 7:00 p.m.

For additional information visit: http://www.christianstorytellingconcert.com

Bancroft Ministries Teen Bible Study

Thursdays Nights from 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Bancroft Gospel Ministry

Meet in Tilley Hall

141 Bancroft Pvt. Dr.

Kingsport, TN

For additional information contact: 423-288-4532 or http://www.bancroftbiblecamp.org

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

The Autism Society of East Tennessee’s fully-featured autism directory

 Asdhub.org 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 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.

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.

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 5
Blountville, TN 37617-0005
or “Connect with WHCB”