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New Child Care Opportunities in Charleston, AR!

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History In March of 2014, Fred Schaffer, during a casual conversation with Pastor Jeff Holland, offered to give the former Greenhurst Nursing Center (15,000 square feet) to the Free Will Baptist Church. Pastor Jeff accepted the offer and immediately contacted Family Ministries to ask them to consider taking the building and turning it into a […]

Governor Mike Huckabee Keynote Speaker at 2014 Hope Celebration!

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Governor Mike Huckabee was the keynote speaker for the annual Free Will Baptist Family Ministries’ Hope Center Celebration on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at the General Morgan Inn in Greeneville, Tenn. The Hope Center Celebration was chaired this year by Daniel Wolcott, president/CEO of Takoma Regional Hospital. Daniel and his wife Cynthia are long time supporters […]

Generations of Alumni Celebrate our 75th Anniversary!

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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 […]

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Marking The Opening of New School!

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the new $1.7 million addition to Free Will Baptist Family Ministries’ on-campus school was held Thursday, August 14.   The new wing adds an additional 10,000-square-feet of space to Stokes Academy, which is located at the entrance to the Family Ministries campus in the Camp Creek community. A large crowd […]

Expanding our Foster Care Program!

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Family Ministries is seeking to expand our Foster Care program- we need loving and safe homes for children all over East Tennessee who have been abused and neglected. If you have interest in fostering children or simply have questions and need information, please give us a call at 423-470-2300. We are looking for homes in […]

Only Assisted Living Facility in Erwin, TN!

On November 2, 2012 history was made as friends, family and dignitaries gathered for the ribbon cutting and dedication service for the only assisted living facility for the community of Erwin, TN.  The culmination of several years of planning, preparation and construction as the Governor’s Bend Retirement and Assisted Living at last saw its first […]

Dr. Benjamin Carson Headlines 2013 Hope Center Celebration!

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Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, nationally known speaker and neurosurgen, was the keynote speaker for the annual Hope Center Celebration, Tuesday, August 20, 2013, in Greeneville, TN.  We were honored to have such an incredible speaker.  Dr. Carson had a childhood dream of becoming a physician. He inspired thousands through his story of adversity and accomplishment.  An […]

Foster Care

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Interested in foster parenting? Click here to learn more. “Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, to visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.”  -James 1: 27

Hope Center – Crisis Pregnancy Center

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Saving Babies! Help us give the unborn, who cannot speak for themselves, a voice for life.  Get involved with a great ministry.  Call The Hope Center at 423.638.5433.

Salvations

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For over a decade, over 100 young people have come to know the Lord each year.  Will you partner with us to help ensure more find the saving grace and personal relationship with Jesus Christ?  Make an eternal difference.

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Greeneville, TN 37743
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Testimony

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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