Roberts United Methodist Church – The Church Journey

September 28, 2020,  http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit Roberts United Methodist Church, which is a United Methodist Church in the Smoky Mountain District of the Holston Conference. They aspire to the theme “Open Minds, Open Hearts, Open Doors.” [2] The Holston Conference is the organization of nearly one thousand United Methodist churches in thirty-three … More Roberts United Methodist Church – The Church Journey

First Baptist Church Sevierville – The Church Journey

September 10, 2020- http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit First Baptist Church of Sevierville. This historic church has been situated in three different states: Franklin, North Carolina and Tennessee. In 1789, George Washington was selected as the first President of the United States. In that same year, Richard Wood led an exceptional array of faithful … More First Baptist Church Sevierville – The Church Journey

Middle Creek Methodist Church – The Church Journey

September 3, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit Middle Creek Methodist Church. Since 1787, circuit riding preachers held services in the Sevier County area. In the early 1800’s, people from the Middle Creek community and beyond traveled by wagon and by horseback to gather for week-long revivals known as camp meetings. Rev. Francis … More Middle Creek Methodist Church – The Church Journey

Broadway Baptist Church – The Church Journey

August 27, 2020 http://mynetzone.com I had the privilege to visit Broadway Baptist Church with many blessing dating back to 1885. Looking back on the growth of the Broadway Baptist Church the development of organizations becomes not an isolated path of progress, but one which has been shared by other churches, other people by city, state, … More Broadway Baptist Church – The Church Journey

Central United Methodist Church – The Church Journey

August 20, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit Central United Methodist Church formed in 1924 when the congregations of Broad Street Church and Centenary Church decided to merge. Broad Street Church opened in 1870. Fire damaged the Broad Street building in 1924, and the congregation met in other locations while repairs were being … More Central United Methodist Church – The Church Journey

South Knoxville Church of God – The Church Journey

August 13, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit South Knoxville Church of God, which has been in existence since 1898.  The church was in the Blount Avenue area until 1976.  The first church building was a log cabin.  The original hearthstone now rests on the present church grounds beside the flagpole.  Church members … More South Knoxville Church of God – The Church Journey

Title: St. John’s Lutheran Church – The Church Journey

August 06, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit St John’s Lutheran Church, which is part of the oldest Protestant Christian tradition, dating back to Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation in 1517, more than 500 years ago.  The St. John’s congregation was formed in 1888. It was the first English-language Lutheran congregation … More Title: St. John’s Lutheran Church – The Church Journey

Central Baptist Church – The Church Journey

July 30, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit Central Baptist Church of Bearden, which began in 1894 with the first pastor riding a horse from Carson-Newman College. For over 125 years the gospel has been proclaimed at and through this group of believers. Many years of consistent worship, and mission support.  That means … More Central Baptist Church – The Church Journey

Zion Hill Baptist Church – The Church Journey

July 22, 2020 – http://mynetzone.com/ I had the privilege to visit Zion Hill Baptist Church, which has a notable history dating from 1873. The church’s first building was made of logs and was built on the present-day Lewis Byrd farm. The first pastor was N.H. Haggard. [1] By 1870, Sevier County was recovering from the ravages … More Zion Hill Baptist Church – The Church Journey