Sunday, January 11, 2015

The 15th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade

KINGSPORT - The 15th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade will be held on Monday, January 19,, Parade participates will need to assemble at the intersection of E. Sevier & Center Street (Rikki Rhoton Allstate Insurance Co.'s Parking Lot).

The parade route will follow Center Street and end on Shelby Street (City Parking Lot between Kingsport City Hall & The Justice Center). The theme is "KING’S LEGACY OF PEACE WITH A RENEWED COMMITMENT TO NONVIOLENCE 365. 

If you would like to enter a car, float, church/business van, bus, truck, other exhibits or take a 20 minute walk during lunch in the parade, please contact Elder Gwen Collins (TVFAR) at (423) 753-2345 or General Overseer Ronnie Collins (JGII) at (423) 956-0675 or or 

If you would like to contribute to some service projects from January 19, they are as follows:

·         Butterball Turkey, Can Goods, Mac & Cheese, & Rolls $10/family (My Brother’s Keeper & Food City)
·         Tools-For-School $7/child (Joshua Generation & Office DEPOT)
·         Diapers & Wipes $10/baby (Putting Babies First & Upper East TN Human Dev. Agency)

Make your tax deductible contribution payable to: JGII, P.O. Box 3390, Kingsport, TN 37664-3390.  

Parade sponsors include Eastman Chemical Company, Food City, City of Kingsport, Office Depot, Joshua Generation (JGII), My Brother's Keeper, Putting Babies First, Tennessee & Virginia Fellowship Against Racism, H.O.P.E., New Vision, Youth, and the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency. Please take time to help bring about positive change in the community in which we live and help us Change a Generation!

"Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth." 3 John 2

Love, Peace, Joy, Health, Prosperity, Wealth, & The FAVOR Of GOD Overtake YOU,

General Overseer Ronnie W. Collins

General Overseer Ronnie W. Collins
1st Assistant to Bishop Michael V. Kelsey, Executive Treasurer
1st Assistant to Bishop Wesley T. Cherry, Sr. Bishop of Auxiliary Bishops & General Overseers
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International
4321 Stillwood Avenue, Kingsport, Tennessee 37664-4958
Cell  423-956-0675    Office  423-229-4729   Fax   423-229-3517

Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr., International Presiding Bishop
Bishop Joseph W. Walker, III, International Presiding Bishop-Elect
Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship Int’l Headquarters
1691 Phoenix Blvd. Suite 200
Atlanta GA 30349
Office: 877-907-7915  Fax: 877-907-7916