Free Will Baptist Family Ministries, based in Greeneville, Tennessee, has been caring for hurting children and families since 1939. What began as an orphanage has expanded into a multi-faceted and diverse ministry, providing a wide range of professional services to all ages. Family Ministries serve pregnant teens and young women, infants, toddlers, adolescents, teens, senior citizens and families with programs and facilities in Tennessee, Virginia and Arkansas. We have been accredited by CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities), founded in 1966, as a service provider, which signals our commitment to continually improving services, encouraging feedback and serving the community.

  • Sponsorships Needed for Hope Celebration! mikehuckabee

    Governor Mike Huckabee is the keynote speaker at our 2014 Hope Celebration, Monday, Dec. 15, at 6:00 pm, at the General Morgan Inn.  Currently seeking sponsors for this event – For more details, contact Colleen Cox at 423.943.4989 or Sharon Hodgens at 423.470.2202. Title: $10,000 8 Meet and Greet reception tickets 1 Premier placed table […]

    Posted on 10th Nov 2014 Comments Off
  • Governor Mike Huckabee to Speak on Dec. 15th! huckabee

    The Hope Center is proud to announce that Governor Mike Huckabee, will be the keynote speaker for the annual Free Will Baptist Family Ministries’ Hope Center Celebration on Monday, Dec. 15, at the General Morgan Inn in Greeneville, Tenn. The Hope Center Celebration will be chaired this year by Daniel Wolcott, president/CEO of Takoma Regional […]

    Posted on 7th Nov 2014 Comments Off
  • Generations of Alumni Celebrate our 75th Anniversary! luncheon

    Family Ministries celebrated its 75th homecoming and the dedication of its newly constructed school, Stokes Academy, on Saturday, October 18th.    We welcomed a gathering of about 500 people to the dedication ceremony and an afternoon of festivities. Several key figures for the ministry shared the history behind Free Will Baptist Family Ministries, the dedication of the […]

    Posted on 23rd Jul 2014 Comments Off

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90 Stanley Lane
Greeneville, TN 37743
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It was here that that wounds of the past were healed and a love for adventure was instilled that released me from being place-bound. It set me on a path to a wider experience. Right here I developed a concern for other people and learned to accept love as well as give it. In this very place, a desire was born in me to pass on the message that had made my life glad....
Trula Cronk, first child to live at "The Children's Home" in 1939

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