Spring Garden Preschool
Spring Garden Preschool is a ministry of State Street United Methodist Church. Our primary focus is a Christian Environment, Socialization, and Self-Esteem. We have been in operation since 1986 and pride ourselves as a loving, nurturing ministry. We provide a safe place to leave your child and have a well-trained staff who enjoy working with children.
Crossroads Medical Mission
The Crossroads Medical Mission is a non-profit Christian ministry providing quality primary medical services to those ‘falling through the cracks’ of the current health care system in southwest Virginia and northeast Tennessee. Such individuals include the uninsured, the under-insured, those with poor access to medical care, and anyone not currently receiving medical care.
Bristol Faith In Action
When churches unite help is faster and better! Bristol Faith in Action was established in 2001 by thirteen area churches who believed that by coordinating and joining together they could be more effective in serving Bristol area residents who find themselves in financial crisis. Now, over eighty Bristol churches participate.
Family Promise Of Bristol
Our mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence. We provide food, shelter, and support services for homeless families. We provide advice and advocacy for at-risk families to prevent their becoming homeless. And we educate people about poverty and the means to combat it.
The Abingdon District
Abingdon District in Holston Conference is composed of 91 churches stretching across two counties in northeast Tennessee (Johnson and Sullivan) and five counties in southwest Virginia (Washington, Russell, Scott, Smyth, and Tazewell). The district stretches from Bristol, TN to Marion, VA and from Mountain City, TN to Lebanon, VA.
The Holston Conference
Located in the mountains and valleys of east Tennessee, southwest Virginia, and northern Georgia, the Holston Conference of the United Methodist Church is named for the Holston River. In this beautiful setting, the 887 congregations serve their communities and the world with a mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.
The United Methodist Church
The people of The United Methodist Church are part of the second largest Protestant denomination in the United States. Our worldwide connection includes approximately 12.8 million members. The United Methodist Church was formed when the Methodist Church and the Evangelical United Brethren Church merged in 1968. But we trace our heritage back to the movement begun in 1729 in England by John and Charles Wesley.