Ministry Opportunities


One of the best ways to get to know people at First Baptist Powell is by getting involved!

Below you’ll find ministry opportunities where you can serve God by serving others. If you have questions, please call the office at (865) 947-9074 or email

townsend work week

Work Week at Camp Tuckaleechee in Townsend is October 27-November 1. Reservations are needed if you plan to stay at the Camp each night so meals can be planned, or you may choose to drive back and forth each day. Call Don Rhodes (865-806-9320) or Camp Tuckaleechee directly for reservations (865-448-6442). 

ESL Workers

Urgent need for volunteers to help teach or provide childcare for the Tuesday night . The class meets at 5:30. Please call or email Gwen Wilkinson at (256) 468-6291 or if you are interested in serving or want more information.

LEAD 4-5 Year Old Teacher

Lead teacher needed for Preschool 4-5-year-olds in the LifeGroup hour. Contact Amber Brooks, (865) 389-3417 or for more information.

mobile home park ministry

Volunteers needed to help in the Mobile Home Park Ministry. Contact Tom Langston at (865) 755-1796.

host a student

Bring the world to your home! Host an international student! Contact the local CIEE Coordinator, Bevan Brown, at or call her at (865) 803-9262 for more info. Visit the CIEE website at