Soup Kitchen Ministries
A Hot Meal Every Sunday: The Soup Kitchen serves a hot meal to about 150 guests every Sunday at 2:30 pm.
Clothes Closet: Guests at the Soup Kitchen may visit the clothes closet on Sundays at 2:30 pm.
Birth Certificates: Volunteers are available at the church on the 1st and 2nd Sundays of every month at 2:00 pm to assist our guests with obtaining their birth certificates. No appointment is necessary.
State ID's: Volunteers from First Pres and Evergreen Pres assist our guests with obtaining State ID's on the 1st and 2nd Tuesdays of every month at 8:30 am. An appointment is required - contact the Hospitality HUB at 522-1808 to get on the van list.
Food Stamps: Representatives of the Tennessee Department of Human Services assist our guests with obtaining Food Stamps every Monday and Wednesday morning from 9:00 am until noon. No appointment is necessary.
A Wonderful Opportunity for You to Serve Your Neighbor: Would you like to assist with these wonderful ministries to our homeless neighbors? Contact the church office and get plugged in!
The Prayer Family of the Week of July 26: Terri Hill.
Click here for the Scripture Readings for Sunday, August 2.
Sunday School Classes will be taking a break until mid-August.
Origami Prayers – Sundays at 10:15 am. Someone will be in the chapel to demonstrate how to fold your prayers for the church into beautiful butterflies. Once collected, your prayers will join others' to create an installation in the sanctuary.
Bass Pro Pyramid Adventure: Sunday, August 2 immediately following worship. It's HOT outside, so join our group of indoor adventurers as we carpool over to Bass Pro after worship on Sunday, August 2. We can take in all the amazing outdoor stuff which is inside the pyramid and eat together at Uncle Buck's restaurant where lunches cost between $10 and $15. There's also the possibility of bowling, games, and a ride on the 29-story elevator to the observation deck (for a fee), and you can take in the fish feeding at 1:00 pm and the Ducks Unlimited museum for free! Come join us!
Birth Certificates: Sunday, August 2 at 2:00 pm. No appointment is necessary.
Soup Kitchen, Clothes Closet: Sunday, August 2 at 2:30 pm.
Food Stamps Outreach will resume on Wednesday, September 2. Representatives of the Tennessee Department of Human Services assist our guests with Food Stamps. No appointment is necessary.
The Worship Committee will meet on Tuesday, August 4 at 11:30 am at the home of David Cooper.
Bible Study: Tuesday, August 4 at 6:15 pm at Republic Coffee, 2924 Walnut Grove Rd.
Church Pool Party: Thursday, August 6 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Rhodes College pool. Bring picnic items to share, and the church will provide icy lemonade. This is always a fun night, so please invite your friends and neighbors to join the party!