In order to fulfill our vision, we release people who love Jesus and others to a variety of ministries in this area, including:
Mountain Vision Ministry
We also encourage Life Groups and individuals in our fellowship to actively be involved in ministry by volunteering with local charities, organizations, schools, and ministries that exist in our community.
Our Life Groups have recently been involved with Hope House, Bays Mountain, 2nd Harvest Food Bank, Kingsport's Fire Stations, a high school football team and a few local families.
SOMA Asheville, NC - We sponsor this gospel centered church plant in Asheville whose mission is to restore God's beauty and brightness to the city of Asheville by harvesting the seed of the gospel. Click here for SOMA's website.
Middlefork, KY - Annually we partner with Middlefork Outreach Ministries to rebuild exisisting homes for people in the Middlefork area.
MFuge - Our students will attend Student Life’s Mission Fuge camp in Black
Mountain, NC. This event will help our students jump into ministries with local
communities and relationally serve people in need.
El Salvador - We take annual trips through Global Health Outreach for medical, dental, VBS and pastoral training opportunities. Keep reading below to see the Trips We Take for more information or see the GHO booklets on our Missions wall.
We currently support missionary families making disciples in:
Spain - Serving in a city where there is currently no evangelical presence.
Middle East - Serving in a Muslim area. For more information, please see their contact card on our Missions wall.
Namibia, Africa - Serving an unreached people group.
Operation Christmas Child - Not only do we collect over 200 shoeboxes per year, but we are a distribution center for area churches. Between 15,000 and 20,000 shoeboxes pass through our church each year on their way to kids across the world. Between 15,000 and 20,000 shoeboxes pass through our church each year on their way to kids who will have the opportunity to be discipled across the world. Please see the OCC brochure on our Missions wall.