“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life and have it abundantly.”
We are a community that shares our faith and hope in real life situations. We seek to live in the power of Christ through the guidance of the Holy Spirit in all of life’s events.
Serving women and their children dealing with domestic violence in Sullivan County
Contact Charla Tankersley - firstname.lastname@example.org
We share encouragement, prayer, praise, congratulations, and joyful events through cards.
Contact Marcia Gavin - email@example.com
Deb Taylor/Bereavement - firstname.lastname@example.org
Lynn James (chronic medical) email@example.com
Primarily supporting those who are caring for loved ones with dementia. A non-judgmental
place for caregivers to honestly share the challenges they are dealing with and receive godly
encouragement, prayer, and validation.
Contact Lynn James - firstname.lastname@example.org
Ann Dunkin email@example.com
Celebration Friends wants to serve those at Celebration Church with diverse needs from birth
to adulthood. We want to meet the needs in the spectrum of life from birth to adulthood.
Whether it be locating a buddy for a child so the family can attend service or finding a way for
an older person with diverse needs to serve in the church, we want to show the love of Jesus to
all in His Kingdom.
Contact Ginger Canty/Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
A card ministry supporting those individuals medical issues, especially illnesses with no external
Contact Lynn James - email@example.com
Church Mobilization Network-partner
We believe the Church will be most effective in influencing a lost world by serving people and by
building relationships in the process which will allow for a genuine sharing of the gospel
Contact Terri Kuivinen-Partner - firstname.lastname@example.org
Providing Godly counsel to women, children, and marital counseling to couples.
Contact Valerie Waruszewski - 423-571-0643
Crossroads medically serves the uninsured and underinsured in our region, (from the Tri-cities
up to Lebanon and Grundy, VA). They provide primary care including labs and prescriptions and
referrals when needed - extending this care with God's love. They visit Celebration the third
Thursday of each month.
Contact Minerva Hutchison - email@example.com
Katie Johnson (NP, Employee of Crossroads) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Experiencing the fullness of God’s presence
Contact Ken and Sylvia Lutke Sylvia - email@example.com
Ken - firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Café is a space of grace for everyone in the trenches. Our team wants to walk alongside
families through all the phases of marriage and parenting, with Biblical counsel, equipment,
resources, informal socials, training, and encouragement. This is a “hug you” rather than a
“how to” ministry that acknowledges God’s unique journey with each family.
Contact Hettie Brittz(Coordinator) - email@example.com
A 13 weeks support group for those dealing with the death of a loved one past or present. Also
two separate stand along GriefShare sessions. Surviving the Holidays offered in November and
December. Surviving the Death of a Spouse offered prior to the 13 weeks session.
Contact Ann Dunkin(Leader) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Hands of Faith
Reaching out to cancer patients and their families in accordance to their comfort level. Support
may include cards, phone calls, visits, meals, rides, and resource information. Meals and rides
are based on volunteer availability.
Contact Linda Tagert - email@example.com
Hands of Vision
Hands of Vision outreach provides sign language classes and interpretation during services as
Celebration as well as special events and services outside the church. The goal is to not just
have an interpreter, but to train deaf people to be servants of Jesus Christ.
Contact Ginger Canty-Staff leader - firstname.lastname@example.org
Shauna Walsworth-scheduler - email@example.com
We want to share gifts of food, hospitality, service, and connection with others who have had
surgery or a loss in their family.
Contact Sandy Knefel - text 423-292-5905
Missional Community Outreach
Sharing the Gospel of Christ with the community through acts of service, education, living
testimony, as a body and in partnership with external ministries and organizations, and through
integration within the internal ministries of Celebration.
(pastoral care, missionary ministry education, medical tools. Resources)
Contact Della Walker - firstname.lastname@example.org
Operation Soldier’s Heart
The mission of Operation Soldier’s Heart is to offer support to Veterans and their loved ones in
the following ways:
1. Educating by sharing Christian resources and studies to include godly guidance for those
with PTSD and TBI.
2. Offering hope through connections to a Christian support network and executing plans
for post traumatic growth.
3. Recognizing our combat veterans within Celebration and our community.
Contact Tammy Fredrickson - email@example.com
Or visit operationsoldiersheart.com to learn more!
Our mission is to seek the Holy Spirit for the building up and maturing of the church in the use
of the Spiritual gifts He gives us.
Contact Evelyn Hicks - firstname.lastname@example.org
We meet weekly to pray as He leads (for Celebration, the Church, nation, world, and personal
Contact June Siggins (Wednesdays) - email@example.com
We welcome and encourage you, the church, to join us for this preservice time of
prayer. Our weekend teams pray in the prayer room, green room, before each
service for the teaching and worship teams as well as all church activities. The
weekend prayer teams prayer teams pray with and for individuals prior to service
and at the close of the service.
Contact Brenda Dowell - firstname.lastname@example.org
Tim and Carrie Smith (Weekends) - email@example.com
Ken and Sylvia Lutke (Weekends) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Whole Life Healing
To help others find hope, healing, and maturity through Jesus for all areas of life through
outreach, education, and integration.
Contact Ginger Canty - email@example.com
If you want more information or want to serve in an area contact Ginger Canty at
firstname.lastname@example.org or Della Walker at email@example.com