Category: Events

This Saturday …

Here’s a short summary regarding this Saturday’s annual gathering at First Broad Street UMC in Kingsport. See our earlier posting for more details. Doors are open at 9 a.m., and worship begins at 10 a.m. A business meeting follows worship, and then we will…

Updates on Annual Meeting

The Sept. 21 annual gathering of the Holston chapter of the Wesleyan Covenant Association will feature the Rev. Dr. Carolyn Moore, pastor, author and vice-chair of the global WCA. Sunnyside, an eclectic bluegrass/Southern gospel band from upper East Tennessee, will provide music during the…

Holston WCA Meeting Set

The Holston WCA will hold its annual gathering Saturday, Sept. 21, with registration beginning at 9 a.m.—mark your calendars! The worship and annual meeting will be held at First Broad Street United Methodist Church in Kingsport, Tenn., located at 100 East Church Circle.  All…

Revoicing Our Outreach

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair Something happened at General Conference 2019 that we have not fully contemplated. In passing the Traditional Plan, we opened ourselves to renewed ministry with gays, lesbians and other people struggling with sexual and gender identity issues. Now wait…

Unashamed! Simulcasts

Three churches in the Holston Conference will be hosting simulcasts of the Wesleyan Covenant Association’s Unashamed! Nov. 3 event. First UMC 200 S. College Ave. Bluefield, VA 24605 (276) 326-1466 West End UMC, at the Wytheville Meeting Center 333 Community Blvd., Wytheville, VA 24382…