What's Coming Up?

You are invited to the FBSUMC Festival of Flowers!

Festival of Flowers Schedule

Thursday, May 18, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with Evensong Service at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 19, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 20, 9:00 a.m. to noon

The Festival of Flowers is open and free to the public.  Donations accepted.  Please fill out the form below to attend workshops and/or lunch (registration fees apply).

Festival of Flowers Workshops and Lunch Reservations

Friday, May 19    

Morning Workshop:  9:30-11:30 a.m., Wesley Wing of FBSUMC, Room 305, led by Charles Phillips ($25)  

Creative Magical Tablescapes: An exploration of the legacy of Altar Guild members, Marie Counts, Janet Barnes, & Eleanor Cox 

Afternoon Workshop:  1:00-3:00 p.m.  Room 305, Wesley Wing of FBSUMC led by Charles Phillips ($35) 

Let's Make an Arrangement (A “make and take” event) Basic flower arranging techniques introduced


Workshop fees cover cost of materials.

LUNCH:  11:45 a.m.  $10.00 Box lunch catered by Jersey Mike's, Fellowship Hall

Vegetarian option available by request on registration form for same price.

Please remember that a “Flower Shop” will be offered in the Welcome Center.

Reservations and payment are due by Friday, May 5.

Register and pay here.

Join us for Meet at the Market on June 4

Farmer's Market

Worship at 10:30 a.m.

Food, fun, and fellowship beginning at 11:45 a.m.

Free carousel rides, too!

Come help us CELEBRATE the birth of the Church (Pentecost) and the 100th birthday of the City of Kingsport!

Church News

Our church wants to make sure that you know about what's happening in the life of our community. We have two main sources of communication; our weekly FBS Happenings which is emailed every Friday, and our monthly FBS Newsletter which is emailed every month, unless you do not have email access, in which case we can physically mail you a copy. If you do not have an email, please contact the church at 423-246-4471 and ask for our communications department.

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