The Chilhowee Baptist Association is a group of churches in East Tennessee that work together to provide for those around us. There is a monthly food drive to stock a food pantry in the area, and other things like school supplies and clothes are commonly gathered.
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Friendship is involved in mission projects both domestic and over-seas.
Operation Christmas Child with Samaritan's Purse is a program to share the gospel and send Christmas gifts to kids all around the world. Each winter season families get toys and some essentials, box them up, and send it to a kid in need.
The North America Mission Board is very similar to the IMB, operating mission programs all throughout North America. Our Church has sent groups to other states to assist less fortunate areas.
The International Mission Board coordinates missions worldwide. They operate many programs that provide bibles, pastor training, and aide all around the world. Our church has has sent missonaries, but we most commonly donate to various programs.