BLOOD ASSURANCE. CHPC is a member of the blood assurance program in which members are encouraged to donate blood on a regular basis. In return, our members receive blood free in time of medical need.
WAVERLY ROAD FOOD BANK. CHPC donates regularly to the food bank at Waverly Road Presbyterian Church, giving both food items and monetary donations.
SPECIAL OFFERINGS AND PROJECTS. We participate in the following activities as a part of the mission of our church
- One Great Hour of Sharing: Every Easter Sunday, an offering is collected that goes to help the poor and afflicted both locally and abroad. This offering supports the Presbyterian Church’s disaster relief fund and programs feed the hungry and build communities.
- Pentecost Offering: The proceeds of this offering go towards helping children.
- Peacemaking Offering: This is collected on World Community Sunday. Proceeds go to peacemaking efforts in the community and throughout the world.
- Christmas Joy Offering: This offering helps former or current church workers and their families and to provide scholarships to deserving students.
Five-cents-a-meal: This is an offering collected on the first Sunday of the month, where members are encouraged to bring the equivalent of 5-cents for every meal they have eaten for the past month. Proceeds go to feed the hungry in our community.
Souper Bowl: On Super Bowl Sunday, we encourage every congregant to bring either canned food or a monetary donation to be used to fight hunger in our community.
Christmas Angel Tree: For the last few years, members of our congregation have volunteered to provide Christmas gifts to children every year through The Salvation Army Angel Tree project. In past years, we have provided for children in orphanages or the children of prisoners.
Below is a listing of the many organizations and ministries that we support and work with. Check out the list, click a link to learn more, and get involved...
Holston Presbytery Camp - A great place for retreat and summer camps. A place near and dear to the heart of many of our children and adults.
click here to visit their site
Living Waters for the World - a program designed to help people who lack clean drinking water. click here for more info
Hope Haven Shelters - a local shelter for the homeless. click here to visit their site
Holston Habitat for Humanity - click here to visit their site
Boy Scout Troop 48 - CHPC has hosted this fabulous group for over 60 years!!! click here to see their site
Alcoholics Anonymous - A group meets at CHPC each Monday night at 8pm. click here for more info
Wellmont Hospice -
Grandfather Home for Children - a ministry that provides love and healing to more than 600 children and youth annually. The children in our care have experienced deep hurt and trauma from neglect or abuse. https://www.childrenshopealliance.org/our-history/ for more info
5 Cents A Meal - a program to combat world hunger click here for more info
Waverly Road Food Pantry - A local food bank serving those is need in our area. click here for more info