Outreach Committee News

November’s Outreach partner is Emmanuel Christian Seminary. Emmanuel  is a graduate theological seminary near Johnson City, TN.  It was founded in 1965 for the purpose of preparing students, within the Christian Church and Churches of Christ, who desire to pursue a Masters/ Doctorate Degrees in Religious Studies. 

The school offers three degrees: Mater of Arts in Religion, Master of Divinity, and Doctor of Ministry. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and School and the Association of Theological School in United States and Canada.  The student body is composed of approximately 150 students, mostly pursuing master/doctorate degrees and mostly coming from the Christian Church, Churches of Christ, and Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Other denominations have also attended such as Episcopal, Baptist and Methodist. Emmanuel has now joined with Milligan College. In past years, Suburban has had several ministers/interns serving at the church from Emmanuel.

Suburban again will provide families with a Thanksgiving Meal prepared by Food City. Families will be chosen from Lynn Pannell’s Bristol Housing Program. If you know of a family who is in need, let Jeffery Musick or Rich Pannell know.

Serving at the Haven November 26-  Rich and Lynn Pannell’s team.

Visit-and – a- Meal will be November 30 – Team 2 Meal Preparation – If you know someone who would need a meal, let Jeffery Musick or Carol Wilkie know.

Family Promise – December 17-23, 2017 – Check bulletin board for ways you can assist
Jeffery Musick