Church Notes

Watts Bar Church of God — Watts Bar Church of God, located two miles east of Watts Bar Dam on Highway 68, will hold their Project 8:36 meetings each Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. Project 8:36 is a program for those who are struggling with life-controlling issues such as drug or alcohol addiction, anger, food, abuse-hurts, habits and hang-ups, and etc. For more information or directions to the church, call 423-334-9823 Monday through Thursday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.

Spring City Baptist Church — Spring City Baptist Church, located on Rhea County Highway in Spring City near the Dollar General Store, will distribute non-perishable food items each Sunday at 6 p.m. to Spring City residents. For information call 423-365-6069.

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church — Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, located at 14950 Rhea County Highway in Evensville, will hold their regular morning worship service each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. with adult Bible class and Sunday school beginning at 9:15 a.m. Call the church at 423-775-4253 with any prayer concerns and to request a pastoral visit.

Heritage Baptist Church — Heritage Baptist Church, located on Toestring Valley Road in Spring City, will host a Youth Night Out on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 6 to 8 p.m. for children fifth grade and above. Transportation is available by calling 423-326-4980. Parents must accompany their child to the first event in order to complete registration forms. Call 865-680-3274 for more information.

Spring City Church of God — Spring City Church of God, located at 1912 Wassom Memorial Highway in Spring City, will hold their Sunday morning worship services beginning at 11 a.m. Children’s Church and nursery services are provided during the service. Sunday evening services are held at 6 p.m. and Wednesday services are held at 7 p.m. each week. Everyone is welcome to attend.

New Beginning Church — New Beginning Church, located at 141 Clinton Avenue, Suite 2, in Spring City, will provide food for weekend nutrition to children ages 5-12 through their Sac Pak program on each Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call 423-523-2244 for more information.

First Church Dayton — First Church Dayton, located at 993 Market Street in Dayton, is hosting a 13-week Divorce Care course that began on Sept. 9, and continues each Monday night beginning at 7 p.m. Registration is $10 and child care will be available. Visit for more information.

Spring City United Methodist Church — Spring City United Methodist Church, located at 245 Church Street in Spring City is now offering “The Spring” Contemporary Worship Services each Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. The service will focus on relaxed worship in a casual atmosphere and feature music either live or with recorded instrumentation lead by a praise team of local vocalists along with a powerful, scripture-based message. Everyone is invited to attend.

Dayton Church of God — Dayton Church of God will hold their 2019-2020 AWANA every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Programs include Camouflage Night on Sept. 18, Pajama Night on Oct. 23, Patriotic Night on Nov. 13, and Christmas Sweater Night on Dec. 11. AWANA will not be held on Oct. 9, Nov. 27, and Dec. 25. Children ages three to fifth grade are invited to participate. Contact Tristin and Vanna Laher at 423-827-2413, or the church office at 423-775-2769. Transportation is available within the Dayton city limits by calling 423-596-8639.

First Baptist Church, Dayton — First Baptist Church, located at 231 Third Avenue in Dayton, is hosting a 13-week Grief Share group for grief support in their fellowship hall that began on Thursday, Aug. 22, and continuing each Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon. Registration is $20. For more information, call Adele Larkins at 423-413-2067 or the church office at 423-775-0255.

New Union Baptist Church — New Union Baptist Church, located at 4060 Double S. Road in Dayton, is currently holding their Wednesday night children’s program, Kidventure, for children ages two through 5th grade from 6:20 until 8:05 p.m. each week. Activities include Bible study, Project Serve, music, recreation, crafts and snacks. For more information, visit or call the church office at 775-0515.

Moms4Moms Meeting — Moms4Moms meets every first and third Tuesday between the months of September and April from 9:15 to 11:30 a.m. at Grace Bible Church, located at 2809 Old Washington Highway in Dayton. The group is a Christ-centered, Bible-based ministry for moms of all ages for over 20 years. Moms4Moms is open to the community and childcare is provided at no cost. For more information, email

New Hope Baptist Church — New Hope Baptist Church, located at 2219 Watts Bar Highway in Spring City will hold their Conquers for Christ Youth Program each Wednesday, at 6 p.m. though May. Transportation is available by contacting Pastor Mark Ward at 865-680-3274.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church (10/13) — Mt. Zion Baptist Church, located at 726 Vanns Creek Road in Spring City, will hold their Homecoming Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 13, beginning with Morning Worship services at 10:30 a.m. followed by a special singing featuring The Testimony Quartet at 1:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.

New Hope Independent Baptist Church (10/19) — New Hope Independent Baptist Church, located at 2219 Watts Bar Highway (next to the Dollar General Store) in Spring City, will hold an Old Fashioned Day Picnic & Gospel Singing on Sunday, Oct. 19m beginning at 10 a.m. Contact Pastor Mark Ward at 865-680-3274 for more information. Everyone is invited to attend.

Texas Grove Baptist Church (10/19) — Texas Grove Baptist Church in Evensville will hold their FallFest on Saturday, Oct. 19, beginning at 4 p.m. The event will include Bounce houses, games, food hayrides, fun and fellowship. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Sale Creek Church of God (10/19) — Sale Creek Church of God will hold a Fundraising Auction on Saturday, Oct. 19. Items will include cars, vans, all types of tools, lawn mowers, weed eaters, household itsm furniture, homemade cakes and more. The items will be available for inspection beginning at 8 a.m. and the auction will begin at 11 a.m. Food and drinks will be available throughout the day. Proceeds will assist families in need during the Christmas season. Everyone is invited to attend.