Our Local Ministry Partners

seeks to glorify God through service to women, their families and others experiencing unplanned pregnancy through empowering individuals to make healthy life choices that emphasize the value of human life.

Benjamin, a native of the DR Congo, leads a local fellowship of Christians from different nations, races, cultures, languages, and backgrounds living in the Tri-Cities, who have chosen to worship God together.

manifests the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by protecting and enhancing the lives of children and families through quality social services. They believe in helping to create a world where each child is protected and cared for in a loving family.

pursues God’s glory by helping to fulfill the great commission through a strategic ministry of Win-Build-Send. Winning students and faculty to Christ, Building believers in their faith, and Sending them out to reach others.

is an adventure-camp with the mission of glorifying God by proclaiming His Word so as to cultivate in people a passion to intimately know God resulting in a heart of worship, a desire for purity, and a Christ centered vision for their lives.

Earle and Cara serve at our local East Tennessee State University campus, working with faculty and staff here and at several other campuses in our region. With over 30 years of experience and enthusiasm, they continue to impact those on campus and beyond. Earle also serves as an elder here at Grace Fellowship.

wants to see the world impacted for Jesus Christ through the influence of athletes and coaches.

provides for those in need through education, mentoring, and social services. GSM strives to assist those in need while protecting their dignity and uplifting their self-esteem through the love and grace of Jesus Christ. GFC partners with Good Samaritan monthly through the Shepherd’s Lunch Ministry (check “events” to learn more).

is a ministry of the local church which seeks to share the love of Christ with those impacted by incarceration – prison residents, their families, and those who work with them. Kairos Inside serves those within the prison walls, while Kairos Outside serves the families of prisoners.

exists to build youth into spiritually vital, physically well, educationally motivated, character driven, social impacting adults.

is a volunteer movement that gives hope and support to families in distress. They are motivated by compassion to keep children safe and out of foster care. By temporarily caring for children whose parents are in crisis, host families give the parents a chance to get on their feet again.

grows leaders and connects them to the right people and the right resources in order to help them make a difference that matters.

Kamate and Kavira serve African international students in our area with Cru. Originally from the DR Congo, they bring years of experience serving students and leaders in Francophone Africa before moving to Tennessee.