Children’s Church

The children & youth of New United will present a Christmas Special on Sunday, December 8th during the morning service. Any family that wishing to have their child(ren) participate should have them at Children's Church during the month of November. If anyone can assist with costumes or refreshments, please see Jerilyn Sanders or Brandi Smith.


Angel Tree

Applications are now available for the New U Angel Tree. Applications can be picked up in the church office or you may see Sonya West. The Angel Tree is open to the community and New U members. Deadline to return all applications is Sunday, December 1st. For more information, please contact the church office.


Grateful Gobbler Walk

The Grateful Gobbler Walk will be Thursday, November 28th from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. @ Coolidge Park. If you would like to participant in this event, call the church office to sign-up.


Community Kitchen

Volunteers are needed for the Community Kitchen on Saturday, November 30th.  Food preparers are needed at 8 a.m. and others at 9 a.m. Ladies, NO purses please. To volunteer please see Alice Williams.

Community Affairs

Join Us Thursday, November 14th @ 6:30 P.M. for

Community Conversations: Mental Health and Suicide;

Where we bring community resources to the table for candid conversations about timely issues.

Sponsored by:

New United MB Church

 Sound Living Foundation

 and Southeast Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network

Panelists includes:

Dr. Yolanda Spraggins-Wilson, Pediatrician

Dr. Angie Sims, Psychiatrist

Judge Robert D. Philyaw, Juvenile Court

April Taylor, LPC, Sound Living Counseling

Jay Graham, LPC, Sound Living Counseling.

To RSVP call the church office.


Pastoral Celebration

Pastor Wilson’s 10th Annual Pastoral Celebration will be Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th.


Saturday, November 23rd we will have a brunch at the Double Tree Hotel from 11am – 2pm. The cost is $35pp (which includes free-self parking); Featuring the New U Male Chorus and Christian Comedian Sherre Miller-Bishop (Sistah Willie Ruth Johnson). To purchase your ticket(s) see Susie Holland, Denise fears or contact the church office.


Sunday, November 24th our guest speaker will be Dr. Verenander L. Hughes, Pastor of Genesis Baptist Church in Greensboro, NC.


Book Club

You’re invited to join the Book Club every first Sunday of the month from 4 – 6 p.m. Come join us for coffee, tea and dessert as we share our thoughts. Our next book is Underground Railroad Brides Collection by Blakey/Cecil. For further information, please contact 893-0608.

Wednesday night Bible study – 6:45pm

A study of all the books of the Bible and Jesus presence in them.

New U Annual Christmas Gala

December 13th from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Olivet Kingdom Center

740 E. MLK Blvd

Tickets are $25pp

Entertainment – Frank Bumpass &

Lawrence Armstrong as “DJ LA”

Line dance by Mary Sanderfur


Ticket Information contact

Church Office           423-629-2875

Alberta Gilbert         423-503-5827

Susie Holland           423-280-3295