Agape Christian Mission Presents 5k Walk/Run Race for Haiti
Saturday, April 25, 9:00 am
Register online at State of Franklin Track Club under the calendar of events or get more info at (423) 612-9292

Wycliffe Associates Invites You to  An Evening with Don Richardson (author of Peace Child)
Tuesday, April 28, 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Bristol Train Station, 101 MLK Jr. Blvd, Bristol, VA
This is a complimentary dinner, but reservations are required.
For reservations please call Brent Nelson at (866) 461-0197 or email him at

Bama Blue-Grace in Concert
Friday, May 1, 7:00 pm
The Lee Valley Music Barn, 500 Lee Valley Rd, Whitesburg, TN
 There is no charge for admission, a love offering is received, and there will be food and door prizes.
(423) 235-6152

Beaver View Baptist’s 50th Anniversary
Sunday, May 3, 11:00 am
139 Beaver View Dr, Bristol, VA
memories, meal, and fellowship with special singing by Joel Crisp

Madison Faith Strong Fundraising Event
Saturday, May 9
Antioch Baptist Church (Exit 7 behind Bojangles)
Madison Faith King, 4 years old, was diagnosed with a disorder called neurofibromatosis.
She goes weekly to St. Judes in Johnson City and every other month to St. Judes in Memphis for treatments.
This fund raiser is to help ease some of the financially responsibility they will incur.
Elsa will also be there 10-12 for the kids!

“Doing Family Right” Parenting & Marriage Seminars
Parenting Seminar – Friday, May 15, 7:00 – 9:30 pm
Fusion Marriage Seminar – Saturday, May 16, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Harlan Christian Church, First & Clover Streets, Harlan, KY
Phone (606) 573-1314 for registration and cost information.

Southern Gospel Gathering
May 15, 7:00 pm & May 16, 6:00 pm
Chilhowie First Church of God, 257 Highway 107, Chilhowie, VA The Saturday night event will be in the Gaither Homecoming Style with choir backup from surrounding churches.
For ticket info, please call (276) 646-3417 or visit Country Elegance (276) 646-3417, 828 E Lee Hwy, Chilhowie, VA

Disabled American Vets’ “Forget-Me-Not” Drive
May 22-25
Food Citys  (Volunteer Parkway & Virginia Avenue, Bristol; Blountville, and Piney Flats)

Disabled American Vets’ Mobile Service Van
May 26 and 27
Let the  DAV help you file your medical claims with the VA. Look for the Mobile Service Van behind the VA Hospital in Johnson City, TN.

Sanctus  Real in Concert
Thursday, June 4, 8:30 pm
Downtown Harlan, KY

Disabled American Vet’s Golf Tournament

June 6, Tri-Cities Golf Course, Blountville, TN
contact for hole sponsorships and registrations

Disabled American Vets’ Mobile Service Van
June 12 and 13
Let the  DAV help you file your medical claims with the VA. Look for the Mobile Service Van at Title Max on the Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN.

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

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

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”