ATTENDANCE

YEARLY GROWTH IN SUNDAY MORNING ATTENDANCE


AVERAGE ATTENDANCE + % OF INCREASE FROM 2014

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

STUDENT MINISTRY




FINANCES

Total Paid Out of Operating Budget

  • Missions——————————–10%
  • Ministry———————————25%
  • Staff————————————-54%
  • Facilities——————————–11%

Total Operating Expenses

$1,829,413

The 2015 financial audit conducted by Blackburn, Childers, and Stegall, PLC has been completed and you may request a copy at the Christ Fellowship Church office.

MISSIONS

2015
MISSION TRIP

NICARAGUA | PRAYING PELICAN TO MEXICO | CHRISTIAN HOSPITALITY NETWORK TO POLAND
YOUTH WORKS – MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS TO SAVANNAH, GA

MISSION ORGANIZATIONS SUPPORTED
ON A MONTHLY BASIS:

  • ARC: ASSOCIATION OF RELATED CHURCHES / CHURCH PLANTING
  • EXIT 611 MISITRIES: PRISON MINISTRY
  • INTERNATIONAL MISSIONS NETWORK: NICARAGUA
  • FAMILIES FREE: FAMILIES FREE UTILIZES EDUCATION AND INTERVENTION
    WITH VULNERABLE FAMILIES TO OVERCOME CHALLENGES AND BUILD
    PARENTAL CAPACITY TO MITIGATE NEGATIVE CIRCUMSTANCES IN THE LIVES
    OF THEIR CHILDREN. FAMILIES FREE SPECIALIZES IN WORKING WITH FAMILIE
    AFFECTED BY SUBSTANCE ABUSE MATERNAL INCARCERATION, DRUG-EXPOSED
    INFANTS AND FAMILY DYSFUNCTION.
  • YOUNG LIFE: YOUTH FOCUS
  • KINGSPORT COMMUNITY MINISTRY CENTER (KCMC):
    A KINGSPORT BENEVOLENCE MINISTRY
  • FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS: FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS IS A 501 C3 NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION PROVIDING HOUSING FOR FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN IN THE KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS THAT ARE CHRONICALLY HOMELESS OR UNABLE TO FINANCIALLY AFFORD A PLACE TO LIVE.
  • KITCHEN OF HOPE: SERVES HOT MEALS TO INDIVIDUALS THE COMMUNITY.
  • CELEBRATE RECOVERY: A CF MINISTRY THAT PROMOTES FINDING FREEDOM FROM LIFE’S HURTS, HANG-UPS, AND HABITS.

2015
MISSIONS

THANKS TO EACH OF YOU FOR YOUR FAITHFULNESS TO GOD AND LOVE FOR CHRIST FELLOWSHIP. THIS REPORT IS MORE THAN A REVIEW OF 2015… IT IS A CELEBRATION OF GOD’S FAITHFULNESS. CHRIST FELLOWSHIP IS BLESSED WITH AN INCREDIBLE CONGREGATION. TALENTED STAFF, AND LOVING COMMUNITY. DENISE AND I LOVE YOU DEARLY.
GREG DEPRIEST
LEAD PASTOR
2015 WAS A GREAT YEAR! ONE OF THE THINGS VISITORS TO CF SAY MOST FREQUENTLY IS, “THE PEOPLE ARE SO FRIENDLY!” IN EVERY MINISTRY THROUGHOUT THE CHURCH, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE SEE AND EXPERIENCE YOUR HEART FOR GOD AND HIS PEOPLE. THANK YOU FOR ALL THAT YOU DO AND GIVE TO MAKE CF SUCH A LOVING AND GENEROUS CHURCH.
GINA HAWKINS
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE A STEWARD OF CHRIST FELLOWSHIP’S FINANCES. I AM HONORED TO WITNESS YOUR FAITHFULNESS IN GIVING TO GOD EACH WEEK. YOUR GIVING IS MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF COUNTLESS INDIVIDUALS IN OUR COMMUNITY AND IN OUR WORLD. IT IS ALSO AN HONOR TO WORK WITH BLACKBURN, CHILDERS, & STEAGALL, PLC AS THEY AUDIT THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS EVERY OTHER YEAR. CF IS A GREAT PLACE TO DO LIFE TOGETHER.
CHERYL BLECKLEY
FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATOR