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GAP Follow-up

Jokes on the porch in a rocking chair after a hard day’s work. Creating relationships with local clients. Brunswick stew. Learning the difference between an Old Regular Baptist and a Regular Baptist. Finding your way through the holler. Bill Blanton and a group of seven men worked at God Appalachian Partnership. The men replaced windows in a trailer … Continue reading


Where May I Serve? Committee on Committees

At Smoke Rise, we commit to serve. Standing Committees are one of the many ways our members may choose to serve in our church. Standing committees consist of 5-9 members, serving a specific period of time (normally 3 years), then rotating off the committee. Standing committees are decision-making bodies. The following are our Standing Committees: Benevolence Committee … Continue reading