If you have ever read the Old Testament and have been confused at what you found there, then please join us as we dive into the richness of the Old Testament together! This weekly study, led by Chuck Hooten, will give you an understanding of the overall story of the Old Testament and how God’s story, as He calls and keeps Israel, affects us today. If you will need child care, please register your children HERE. The study will start on August 14 and end in November!
For moms with kids of any age, Mom Life is an opportunity for you to focus on being an intentional mom while gaining spiritual and emotional encouragement and social connections. Two different time slots are offered to accommodate as many moms as possible. Morning sessions will begin September 4 and meet every Wednesday, 9:30-11:00am. Evening sessions will begin September 5 and will meet on the first and third Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00pm. You can learn more and register at shorelineknox.com/momlife.
Grieving the death of a spouse? Or do you know someone who is?
If your life has been changed forever by the death of a spouse, we invite you to find help at our special, one-night Loss of a Spouse seminar. Join us September 10, 7-9 PM at Shoreline Church. Child care will be available for birth-5th grade. You can RSVP HERE.
October 18-20, middle school and high school students will have a blast hanging out with new and old friends at Ocoee Ridge Camp! More than fun and games though, students will have the opportunity to shift their focus from their everyday distractions and focus on Jesus. We hope your student will be there to join us! Sign up by September 15 for the early-bird price of $75. On September 16, the cost will be $100. Register HERE. The deadline to register is October 11. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students and parents of students, you are invited to join us Sunday, August 18, 12-1:30 PM for a Meet the Leaders Luncheon. This will be a time where parents of middle and high school students will be able to meet their child's leader for the school year. We will also spend some time hearing from Turner as he casts vision for the upcoming year. You can RSVP for this event HERE.
Looking for a way to serve this summer? We will be taking a trip to Denver August 7-12 to visit our friends Journey Point Church and Pinewood Church. We will be partnering with both churches to love on the people of Denver. We would love for you to join us! Email Josh Buckner for more information.
GriefShare is designed to meet the specific needs of those in our church and community who have experienced the death of a loved one. This is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside yo through one of life's most difficult experiences. Child care is available for birth-5th grade.
Sunday, August 4, we will be promoting all elementary kids to their new ministry areas. Be sure to not miss this critical moment for your child as they enter into new experiences, meet their leaders for the school year, and reconnect with their peers from the summer. If you have questions about Shoreline Kids, please contact Laura Hale. For questions about Shoreline Students, email Turner Matthews.
Boot Camp is our annual event to induct new sixth graders into middle school. We head to Wilderness of the Smokies in Sevierville, TN for a week packed with high-energy sessions, worship, teaching, small group time, games, and lots of fun! Don't miss this opportunity for your student to create memories with their new life group that will serve as the foundation for their time in Shoreline Students.
Date: July 22-26 Location: Wilderness of the Smokies Cost: Early bird price: $250; Starting June 1: $300
This summer, your entire family is invited to Shoreline FX, a four-night event June 23-26, 6-8 PM. Join us for this time of worship, games, serving, and more as we discover that Extra Life can only be found in Jesus!
Family Dedication is more than an event. It is an opportunity for you to take the right first steps at the beginning of your journey as a parent to really think about what will matter the most in the life of your child.
To participate in family dedication, you'll need to attend “First Steps” the week before. The date of our next Family Dedication is May 5, 2019 during our 11:00 AM gathering. First Steps will be April 28, 2019 during our 9:45 AM gathering. Register Now >
Join us Wednesday, May 1, 6:30-8:30 PM, for a one-night learning opportunity presented by Street Hope on how the digital world impacts our children. This lab is open to all families and childcare will be provided for birth-5th grade. We highly encourage any family with children in the 4th grade and older to attend. If you have a middle school or high school student, they can attend The Rising, our student worship night while you attend the Parent Lab.
Maundy Thursday is the 5th day of the Holy Week commemorating the last supper of Jesus and his disciples. We will be offering a time of reflection of the cross and the sacrifice that Christ gave. This evening will be self guided and can last as long or short as desired. After a time of personal reflection and prayer, we will participate in the Lord's Supper, remembering Christ's body broken and blood shed.
Join us for this special service on April 18, 6-8PM!
On April 11, Morning Pointe is presenting "An Evening with Kim Campbell," wife of the late country music legend Glen Campbell, as she shares their personal Alzheimer's journey. This event's mission is to serve caregivers across the southeast with educational and supportive programs, and we have the opportunity to host it at Shoreline! This FREE event starts at 7 PM with open seating. No ticket or RSVP requiredfor entry. Doors open at 6 PM.
Join us Wednesday April 3, 6:30-8:00 PM, for a one-night learning opportunity on how to have gospel conversations with your children. The evening will be led by Brandon Kennedy, Laura Hale, & Chuck Hooten. It is open to all families, and child care will be provided for birth-5th grade! Middle school and high school students are invited to attend our student worship night at The Rising.
Register Here >
Join us March 31 and April 7 during the 9:45 AM worship gathering for Shoreline 101! This will be a time for you to hear more about our mission and vision, as well as how you can get involved in the life of our church. You'll meet some new people and learn if partnership is the right next step for you.
Mapleridge Ranch Interest Meeting
Are you good with construction and looking for a way to serve? We have an opportunity for you to join us on a mission trip to Mapleridge Ranch in Owego, NY, May 25 - June 1. Maple ridge is a camp that serves many underprivileged children in the Northeast as a vehicle to share the gospel. Join us for an interest meeting Sunday, March 17 at 9:45 AM in room 201.
This movement asks you to ditch the suit and hang up the fancy dress and the desire to impress. This Easter, put your money toward a Forget the Frock t-shirt instead of a new outfit. We will be selling these t-shirts in the lobby on March 17. The cost is $24, and the money goes to feeding an orphan in West Africa for a month.
Our next baptism opportunity is Sunday, March 3! We believe baptism is a powerful demonstration of what Jesus has done in the life of a believer and is our way of communicating to the world our changed life. If you would like to take this next step or learn more about what this means, visit shorelineknox.com/baptism.
We are looking for people to join our Prayer & Care team. This team is an important part of caring for the health of our church. If you are interested in being a part of this team, or if you’d like to learn more, join us in the Student Room Thursday, February 28 at 6pm. Dinner and childcare will be provided. Please RSVP HERE.
We need volunteers to help sort donations at Compassion Closet Monday, February 16, 9:00-11:00am. The Compassion Closet exists to provide assistance to foster, kinship, adoptive, and other families in the Knoxville area. If you can only come by for part of this time, that's fine too!
The address is 11020 Kingston Pike, Suite 270, Knoxville, TN 37934. It is behind FISH window cleaning in Farragut. You can find out more about Compassion Closet HERE.
We will be hosting Parents as Tender Healers (PATH) classes on Monday nights from February 4-March 25. These classes will help you prepare for your role as a foster parent. You will learn effective tools and parenting methods to work with and guide the children who are welcomed into your family and to going an understanding of the different challenges faced by children who come into state custody. You can sign up HERE.
On February 2, we will be taking a team to Fall Branch Camp in Johnson City, TN. We will drive up that morning and come back that afternoon. This will be an opportunity for kids, students, and adults to help with projects ranging from landscaping to construction. If you are interested in helping in this way, email Josh Buckner at email@example.com.
As you may have heard, this Christmas season we are partnering with Hope fellowship and City church to provide Christmas presents for over 200 foster children in DSC care. You can help us with this by going to giveknoxville.com and buying gifts for these children. Then, on December 12, we will be having a wrap party to prepare all of the gifts to be delivered to DCS! This will be a drop in event from 6-7:30 here at Shoreline. We’ll have Christmas cookies, music, and a time for us to come together as we give back this season. We hope you’ll join us!