Ministry/Mission Opportunities at First Baptist Church

 
Annie Armstrong Missions Offering (annually in the Spring)
Supporting the work of planting new Churches and Disaster Relief throughout North America
 
Iron Men
Matthew Dickerson | Matthew.Dickerson@controlsouthern.com
Iron Men is simply another name for the Men’s Ministry at First Baptist Church Morristown. The purpose of this group is to empower men to build authentic relationships with Jesus Christ and be inspired by the Holy Spirit to become godly influences in their homes, community, nation, and world. Iron Men includes teaching and education, small group studies focused on men’s needs, missions and outreach activities, ministries to meet the physical needs of others, and fellowship opportunities. As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another-Proverbs 27:17.
 
Baptist Collegiate Ministries at Walters State Community college
Marlin Curnutt Director | Marlin.Curnutt@ws.edu
Outreach to our area College Students. The BCM seeks to build a sense of community as well as helping students strengthen their walk with Christ. This is accomplished with weekly bible studies and mission opportunities.
 
Biker Church of Morristown
Pastor Ray Slater | 865-237-2139
Not just for bikers but all who need the Gospel
 
Brazil Evangelism Team
Don & Beth Beach | dbeach@fbcmorristown.com
Short term mission trips to Brazil
 
Bulgarian Child Ministries
Cindy Georges, Ken & Kathy Sheffield | sheffieldskc@yahoo.com
Ministry to institutionalized and impoverished children in the orphanages of Bulgaria.
 
Children in Action, F.B.C. Morristown
Becky Stepp Director | 423-748-4962
WMU sponsored mission education for boys and girls in grades 1-6
 
Children of Hope Ministries
Shelly Green Coordinator | www.childrenofhopeinc.org
Friday night outreach to children and teens
 
Christian Men & Women Job Corp
Pauletta Thomas | paulettathomas82@gmail.com
WMU sponsored–equipping men & women for life and employment
 
Co-operative Program
11% of our undesignated receipts help fund our local, state, national, and international missions as well as schools and seminaries…(year round)
 
Daily Bread
Hobe Williams | 423-258-4810
Feeding the hungry in Hamblen County
 
Disaster Relief/Baptist Builders
Larry Burnett Director | 423-258-0331
Responding to natural disasters nationally and building needs locally
 
F.A.I.T.H. Riders
Mike Richardson Director | 423-736-3838
Motorcycle riders committed to sharing their FAITH through fellowship with other bike riders
 
Family Research Council
Kenyn Cureton Director | 423-586-1455
Promoting marriage and family and the value of human life as the foundation to our society
 
Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Marty Blakely Area Director | 615-476-4768 | martyblakely@fca.org
Fellowship of Christian Athletes is a program designed to reach and disciple students K-12 and in higher education
 
First Love on Main
Bonni Frazee Director | 423-307-0800
Sharing the Gospel with people in need through medical/dental services and other social ministries.
 
Food Pantry
Jack & Leeann Oxendine | 423-839-1285
Ministering to the hungry
 
God’s Warehouse
Sponsored through the Nolachucky Baptist Association | 423-586-7331
Meeting the local and community needs through the delivery of furniture and household items
 
Golden Offering
Supporting the work of the Tennessee Baptist mission endeavors across the state (Annually in the Fall)
 
Harvest of Israel
Pastor Dean Haun, Don Owen, Dale Schneitman | www.harvestofisrael.org | 423-248-2760
Supporting and encouraging the Messianic believers of Israel through sending humanitarian aid, mission trips, tours, and Jewish roots teaching
 
Journey Discipleship
Kathy Lindsey | kathylindsey@musfiber.com
Journey intentionally teaches people to mature in Christ and share the gospel through: studying Truth, being equipped, committing to accountability, reaching out through missional living and building community through praying together.
 
Liberia Mission Trips
David Frazee | frazee.electric@gmail.com
Supporting the work of Samaritans Purse in Liberia
 
Life Development Institute (LDI)
Don Beach | dbeach@fbcmorristown.com
LDI seeks to mature the believers in Christ by involving adults in courses designed for that purpose. These courses are offered on Tuedsday mornings, Wednesday mornings and Wednesday evenings.
 
Lottie Moon International Missions Offering
Helps fund our efforts to support over 4,000 missionaries across the globe (Global Missions—Christmas season)
 
Ministerial Association Temporary Shelter (MATS)
Gary Brewster | 423-587-9215
Providing shelter for the homeless
 
Media Ministry of F.B.C. Morristown
Doug Johnson Director | djohnson@fbcmorristown.com
 
Morristown Housing Authority
Dustin Cupp | dcupp12@yahoo.com
This Ministry gives local residents in the Morristown Housing Authority an opportunity to be involved in an in-depth study of the Word of God in an intimate “small group” setting. While the study meets at the Morristown Housing Authority, anyone is welcome. The group meets at the Morristown Housing Authority Community building each Sunday morning at 11:00 AM.
 
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)
Whitney Jarnigan | 423-312-7680
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) primarily reaches mothers of children ages with through kindergarten. It seeks to connect women in their own neighborhoods. They meet together to laugh, cry, and embrace the journey of motherhood. MOPS groups are rallying women to be more honest, to feel more equipped, and to find their identity by journeying alongside one another.
 
Operation Christmas Child
Sponsored by Samaritan’s Purse. Sharing A message of love to children in need around the world through shoebox Christmas gifts (November)
 
Pregnancy Crisis Center
Lanette Breeden | 423-312-7833
Offering information, support and the gospel to women and girls who face an unplanned pregnancy
 
Stepping Out Inc
Patrice Puglise | 423-318-0999
A faith based ministry equipping lower income individuals with the life skills, job skills, decision making tools to improve their quality of life physically and spiritually
 
Tea Time Friends
Cindy Georges | 423-586-7865 or 423-277-1730
Tea Time Friends is an avenue of outreach to women and their families. The foundation of the ministry is a weekly Wednesday evening Bible study that introduces women to the truth of Jesus Christ and encourages their spiritual growth. Mentors assist these families with both spiritual and practical needs.
 
W.M.U. FBC Morristown
Irene Bales | 423-277-0282
Providing opportunities for missions education, action and support of SBC missions
 
Women’s Ministry, FBC Morristown
Pat Cureton -Director | pcureton@fbcmorristown.com
Ministering to and through women of FBC in Bible Study, discipleship, and fellowship
 
Women’s Jail Ministry
Tommi Lindsey | trlindz@gmail.com | 865-599-7736
Ministers to female inmates at Hamblen County Jail through Prayer, Bible Study, and meeting of basic needs.
 
World Crafts
Cheryl Harold, Director | 423-581-0585
Importing handmade crafts allowing people from over 60 artisan groups to support their families in poverty stricken conditions. Items for sale
 
YoungLife
Scott & Brooke McNunn | 865-406-9588
The mission of YoungLife is to introduce teenagers to Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith and find God’s purpose for their lives.
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