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Don't miss these upcoming events:
  • Advent Supper & Service
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Dec 07
    Fellowship Hall
    During Advent, we offer a complimentary soup & sandwich supper prior to the Advent Service at 6:00 pm. We will collect donations for Bridge Refugee Services this year.
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  • Hanging of the Greens
    Wed, Dec 07
    Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church
    You are invited to help us celebrate the Advent season by decorating our church. Join us as we listen to Christmas music, hang wreaths and place Chrismon ornaments on the tree. Don’t miss this opportunity to gather joyfully and begin preparing for the coming of Christ.
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  • BFF Christmas Party
    Sun, Dec 11
    Fellowship Hall
    We will have a pizza lunch, followed by a scavenger hunt where instead of the elf, we will look for the baby Jesus. Following the scavenger hunt, there will be a Christmas movie. Bring pillows, blankets, and stuffed animals if you like. As always, please invite your friends to join us.
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  • Birthday Party for Jesus
    Sun, Dec 18
    Fellowship Hall
    Enjoy a time of fun & fellowship for all ages while supporting Care Cuts of Knoxville! We will gift wrap the donations and deliver to Care Cuts! Items to bring are Men's Boxers (S&M), Ladies Underwear (S&M), Socks (Men & Women), Scarves, Hats & Gloves
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  • Blue Christmas
    Sun, Dec 18
    3 pm at Messiah Lutheran & via Facebook
    Blue Christmas is a contemplative worship service of remembrance and hope, designed to provide a welcoming communal space for the grief or loneliness that many people feel before Christmas, the season of hope and joy.
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  • Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship
    Sat, Dec 24
    Sanctuary
    Start your Christmas right with this beautiful Christmas Eve service! Music will begin at 5:20 pm and the service will start at 5:30 pm.
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  • YWCA Diversity Day & Race Against Racism
    Sat, Jan 14
    Phyllis Wheatley YWCA
    This is a day to celebrate our city's diversity in partnership with cultural and religious organizations.
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  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Parade
    Mon, Jan 16
    Chilhowee Park in Knoxville, TN
    Please join us to walk along side of each other and show our love of justice and diversity in God's name.
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regularly scheduled gatherings:

Brothers At Messiah (BAM) Monthly Meeting

Brothers at Messiah (BAM) is a men's group composed of members and friends that meet monthly for fellowship and service projects for people in our community.

Next meeting:

Monday, December 5

@ 6:00 pm 

Fellowship Hall

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Senior Couple

Older Wiser Lutherans (OWLS) Meeting & Luncheon

Monthly meeting with scheduled speakers on health education, multicultural & fellowship opportunities with lunch provided.

Next meeting:

December 15 @ 12:00 noon

Fellowship Hall

6900 Kingston Pike

Knoxville, TN 37919

Email for more information.

Messiah Book Group

Everyone is welcome to join this monthly book discussion, whether you've read the book or not! In person & via Zoom.

Women of the ELCA Bible Study

Women of the ELCA, Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church gather for worship, bible study, fellowship and to serve in the church, community and world. 

Next meeting:

Tuesday, December 6

 @ 10:00 am

Fellowship Hall

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Wee Care

Wee Care meets monthly and consist of folks who love to sew, knit and quilt to make items to  distribute to area neonatal units for premature babies.

Next meeting:

December 17 @ 9:30 am

Fellowship Hall

6900 Kingston Pike

Knoxville, TN 37919

Email for more information.

Village Vibe

Where the village gathers and community matters.

All are welcome to join us for evening gatherings! 

Prayer Group
Reading a Book