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P.O. Box 1303, Knoxville, TN 37901

All are Welcome

All are welcome at Church Street! We believe every person is of sacred worth and created in God’s image. We welcome and celebrate the gifts God has given to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, disability, status, economic condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religious affiliation. We respect diversity of opinion and expressions of Christian faith. We believe God loves everyone unconditionally! As God loves us, so let us love and serve in the name of Christ.

Church Street News

The Morning of Forgiveness

Daily Advent Devotions from Church Street UMC Friday, December 9 By Dena Wise The Morning of Forgiveness Read: Luke 1:76-77 ESV “And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; for you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways, to give knowledge of salvation to his people by the forgiveness […]

The Discomfort of Waiting

Daily Advent Devotions from Church Street UMC Thursday, December 8 By Caroline Lamar The Discomfort of Waiting Read: Isaiah 35:1-10 A few months ago, a guest from the Soup Kitchen attended the 8:30 a.m. worship service. When it came time for Holy Communion, she remained seated in her pew. The ushers indicated it was her […]

Weekly Prayer – December 7, 2022

Weekly Prayers for the Church Street Family Week of December 7, 2022 Rev. Catherine Nance* It came upon the midnight clear, that glorious song of old,   from angels bending near the earth to touch their harps of gold:   “Peace on the earth, good will to all, from heaven’s all gracious King.”   The world in solemn […]

Time to Awaken

Daily Advent Devotions from Church Street UMC Wednesday, December 7 By Rev. Jan Buxton Wade Time to Awaken Read: Ephesians 5:14-16 NIV “Sleeper, awake! Rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you. Be careful, then, how you live, not as unwise people but as wise, making the most of the time, because the […]

Happening at Church Street


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The Messenger

Church Street UMC’s Weekly Newsletter