The House of Worship, 4729 U.S. Highway 411 South, Maryville

Sept. 7 and Oct. 3-5: Community Flea Market will take place, beginning at 7:30 a.m. each day. Set up fee is $15. In addition, the youth will have a car wash and sell hamburgers and hog dogs. For more information, call Tammy Pyle at 865-724-9821.


Everett Hills Baptist Church, 401 S. Everett High Road, Maryville

Sept. 8: The church will celebrate its 75th anniversary. The Celebration Service will begin at 10:40 a.m. and will be followed by a cookout and fellowship. A special invitation is extended to all past members and anyone who has been impacted by the ministry at EHBC. For more information, call the church office at 865-982-7890.

Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, 1902 Creason Drive, Maryville

Aug. 11: Homecoming will be celebrated beginning at 11 a.m. Jordan Amburn and Adoration will sing. For more information, contact Grayson Garrett at 865-982-2606.


Cold Springs Community Club, 616 Cold Springs Road, Walland

Aug. 10: Monthly gospel singing will take place, featuring Journey Home, from Sweetwater, along with host group Crossroads. The singing will be outdoors. Food, including hot dogs, chips, beans, cornbread, kraut and wieners and desserts will be available beginning at 5 p.m.; singing will start at 6:30 p.m.

Field of Dreams, 2508 Middlesettlements Road, Maryville

Aug. 17: The Supernals and The Russell Family will be in concert at 6 p.m. There will be concessions and door prizes.

Good News Center, 3589 W. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Friendsville

Aug. 11: Bobby Bowen family will sing and testify in the 11 a.m. service. Potluck lunch to follow.

Knob Road Missionary Baptist Church, 2023 Knob Road, Maryville

Aug. 11: New River Sounds will be singing in the 6 p.m. service.

New Providence Primitive Baptist Church, 2633 Six Mile Road, Maryville

Aug. 11: The Kincaid Family will sing at 6 p.m.

Rocky Branch Community Center, 4632 Rocky Branch Road, Walland

Aug. 10: The Second Saturday Night Stage Night will take place at 5 p.m. There will also be a special ceremony by The Village Quilters, the Loudon Chapter of the Quilts of Valor, at 7 p.m. They will be honoring nine veterans with a presentation of a Quilt of Valor.


First Baptist Church, Maryville, 202 W. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville

Thursdays: Those caring for loved ones with dementia and/or other chronic or long-term illnesses are invited to attend Caregiver Cafe from 9-11 a.m. on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month in the church’s Family Life Center. For more information, call Linda Lawson at 865-982-5531 or email Lori Bishop at

Four Mile Baptist Church, 6933 Four Mile Road, Maryville

Aug. 15: A meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. to discuss the ongoing maintenance and associated expenses for Four Mile Cemetery. The meeting is open to all church members and those in the community with family members interred or assigned plots.

Maryville Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2921 Sevierville Road, Maryville

Aug. 22-Oct. 3: The church is hosting a continuing Bible study on the book of Revelation that will being at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 22 at the Blount County Public Library. There is a $10 materials fee but the class is free. A few scholarships are available. The group will study the first half of Revelation chapter by chapter. For more information, call 865-233-2559. The class dates are Aug. 22, Aug. 29, Sept. 3, Sept. 12, Sept. 17, Sept. 19, Sept. 26, Oct. 1 and Oct. 3.

Partnership Christian Church, 323 Partnership Parkway, Maryville

Fridays: Overcomers Outreach, a 12-step Christ-centered support group, meets at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays. Those overcoming habits, addictions and compulsions come together to praise the Lord, share with one another in strictest confidence and pray or one another.

Rest Haven Missionary Baptist Church, 224 E. Watt St., Alcoa

Aug. 11: Youth Day will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Timothy Southers from Quincy, Illinois. The youth will be honoring the late Hannah Morghan Tate.

Robinson Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 177 W. Howe St., Alcoa

Aug. 18: The church will celebrate its anniversary at 3 p.m. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Edmund Cox of Freedman Chapel in Athens. Dinner will be served following the morning service.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 178 Bessie Harvey Ave., Alcoa

Aug. 10: Community Blessing Day will take place from noon to 4 p.m. Lunch will be served at noon. Gently used clothing for children and adults along with household items will be available. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Charles Lomax Jr. Coordinator of the event is Pat Johnson.

Aug. 11: Senior Day will be observed. The Rev. Kevin White Sr. of Foster Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will bring the word at 10:45 a.m.

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