New Life Ministries Christian Center, 5939 Highway 411 S., Maryville Oct. 13: A youth fundraiser will take place from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will consist of a yard sale and a $5 breakfast. Yard sale spaces can be rented for $10. The rain date is Oct. 20. Contact 865-257-7683 for more information.

Fall Events

Eagleton Village Baptist Church, Main Road, Maryville

Oct. 24: Trunk or treat, 7 p.m.

First Farragut United Methodist Church, 12733 Kingston Pike, KnoxvilleOct. 28: Children are invited to come in their favorite costume and enjoy an evening of family fun and games, with a little candy, too, from 6-7 p.m. This is a peanut allergy friendly event.

Forest Hill Baptist Church, 1850 Forest Hill Road, Maryville

Oct. 28: The Fall Festival/Trunk or Treat will be held from 5-7 p.m. The event will include a free hot dog dinner, trips down Trunk or Treat Lane, games, face painting and crafts. Everyone is invited to attend. For more information, contact 865-982-8632.

Kagleys Chapel Baptist Church, 4301 Six Mile Road, Maryville

Oct. 28: Trunk-n-Treat, 6-8 p.m. The evening will also include free hot dogs, chips and drinks, carnival games and more in the church parking lot.

St. Paul Lutheran Church, 429 Sandy Springs Road, Maryville

Oct. 28: Oktoberfest will be held from 5-7 p.m. German food will be featured with music by Heinz Lips. Event is being sponsored by the St. Paul Men in Mission and Thrivent Financial. Funds raised will go to Community Food Connection and MIM Outreach Ministries. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the door or church office. For more information, call 865-982-4285.

Food Events

Kagleys Chapel Baptist Church, 4301 Six Mile Road, Maryville

Oct. 14: A youth fundraiser luncheon will be held immediately following morning worship. The menu will include pinto beans, white beans, slaw, cornbread, dessert and drinks. Carry-out will be available. No charge, but donations gladly accepted.

Oct. 21: Annual picnic and worship service will be held at Cades Cove pavilion. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. with worship service, singing and fellowship to follow. No evening service.

Laurel Bank Baptist Church, 211 County Farm Road, Friendsville

Oct. 14: Free chili supper and singing will take place, beginning at 4:30 p.m. The singing will start at 6 p.m. Heaven’s Highway Trio will perform.

New Beginnings Worship Center, 6501 Highway 411 South, Greenback

Oct. 20: Emergency food pantry, noon to 2 p.m. Call 865-216-3999 for more information.

Unity Christian Church, 721 S. Everett High Road, Maryville

Oct. 24: A free meal will be served from 5-6 p.m.

Guest speakers

Eagleton Village Baptist Church, Main Road, Maryville

Oct. 21: Ronnie Edward will speak on the Gideons at the 10:30 a.m. service.

Louisville Christian Church, 2826 Topside Road, Louisville

Oct. 14: Dr. Tommy Smith, newly inaugurated president of Johnson University, will be speaking during the 10:30 a.m. worship. This is part of Misisons Emphasis Month.


East Walland Baptist Church, 720 E. Millers Cove Road, Walland

Oct. 14: Homecoming will be observed with Mike Seagle singing and preaching at 10:30 a.m. A covered dish meal will follow in the fellowship hall. No evening service or Sunday school.

Hickory Valley Baptist Church, 3920 W. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Friendsville

Oct. 14: Former youth director Jason Wheeler will be the guest speaker for Homecoming. Lunch will be served after the morning service.

Hopewell Baptist Church, 526 Hopewell Road, Maryville

Oct. 14: Annual Homecoming will be celebrated. Twice Born will sing during the 10:30 a.m. worship service Lunch will follow. Bring a favorite covered dish. For more information, call 865-856-2973.


Cold Springs Baptist Church, 1226 Cold Springs Road, Walland

Oct. 14: Old Timers Day will be celebrated with special singers Crossroads during morning worship. Fellowship meal to follow.

Fairpark Church, 1509 Jefferson Ave., Maryville

Oct. 28: Heaven’s Highway will sing during the 11 a.m. service.

Grace Memorial Church, 504 E. Lincoln Road, Alcoa

Oct. 19: Greg Logins and Revival will sing at 7 p.m.Harmony Baptist Church, 131 Houstontown St., Maryville

Oct. 14: He’s Alive Trio to perform during the 10 a.m. service.

Hillview Baptist Church, 2759 Mentor Road, Louisville

Oct. 14: The Servant’s Quartet will perform during the 10:30 a.m. worship service in celebration of Pastor Appreciation Day. A soup and sandwich lunch will follow.

Kagleys Chapel Baptist Church, 4301 Six Mile Road, Maryville

Oct. 28: Twice Born will lead worship in song and testimony, 10:30 a.m.

Knoxville Civic Auditorium, 500 Howard Baker Jr. Blvd, Knoxville

Oct. 13: The Spencer Family, Primitive Quartet, Singing Cookes, Coffmans and Southern Gospel Quartet will perform at 6 p.m. General admission is $20 and children 12 and under are free. To purchase tickets, call 800-745-3000 or 865-215-8999.

Laurel Bank Baptist Church, 211 County Farm Road, Friendsville

Oct. 14: Heaven’s Highway Trio will perform at 6 p.m.

Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, 1159 Middlesettlements Road, Maryville

Oct. 13: Church Hymnal “Red Book” Sing-a-long, 6 p.m. Doors will open at 5 p.m. For more information, contact Jim Chapman at 865-254-2594.

Old Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 826 Old Piney Road, Maryville

Oct. 14: New Ground from Scottsboro, Ala., will be in concert during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Pastor Appreciation Day will also be celebrated. This is pastor Rex Everett’s 12th anniversary.

Unity Christian Church, 721 S. Everett High Road, Maryville

Oct. 14: The Servants will sing at 6 p.m.


Blount Christian Church, 323 Partnership Parkway, Maryville

Saturdays: Overcomers Outreach, a 12-step Christ-centered support group, meets at 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays. Those overcoming habits, addictions and compulsions are invited to come together for praise and share with one another in strict confidence. Come as you are.New Beginnings Worship Center, 6501 U.S. Highway 411 South, Greenback

Mondays: DivorceCare classes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call Tambra Byrd at 865-206-8984.

RIO East at Rockford, 3750 Old Knoxville Highway, Rockford

Thursdays: Celebrate Recovery for Men and Women, 6 p.m. and small groups at 7 p.m. Call 865-268-6997 for more information.

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