NO service this Wed., Aug. 23RD, at HCOTC. Join us at the Fentress Co. Fairgrounds for CHURCH at the FAIR tomorrow, 6pm! The Fair Board does require a $5 ENTRANCE FEE at the gate.

Don’t miss our special prayer times BEFORE Sunday & Wednesday services!*

PLAYGROUND: It’s that time of year again. Please make sure when playing on the Highlands playground you always have an adult present. Enjoy!

HIGHLANDS KIDS’ UPDATE & NEEDS: Our desire is to have HK1 & HK2 open every Sunday…and if/when possible, on Wednesdays as well. To make this happen, we need HK1 & HK2 Sunday morning LEAD teachers. For Wednesdays, we need HK1 lead teachers AND helpers. Please fill out volunteer paperwork at the HK desk. See Pastor Ami with questions. And a huge “THANK YOU” to the many that serve!

HIGHLANDS KIDS: We have some great information and some updates for parents at the HK deck. Be sure to check it out.

AMERICAN HERITAGE GIRLS BIG KICK OFF:  TONIGHT, August 22nd, 5:30 pm at Highlands church. AHG is for families with daughters who are seeking a faith-based scout-type experience and is for girls ages 5-18. Troops are led by adult volunteers who facilitate the program. 

OCC  (Operation Christmas Child): We are looking for any kind of fishing tackle. Fishing hooks, bobbers, etc., for boys ages 10-14.  We want to thank all who donate each year! 

HK CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 2ND:  This bazaar is an HK fundraiser event to showcase all your baked goods, crafts, quilts, or any other handmade items. We have two options for table rentals, $30 for a small square table (3ftx3ft) or $55 for two of the tables. Money is due by November 19th. A sign-up sheet is in the foyer. Please contact Kim, 931-704-4544, with questions.

HIGHLANDERS STUDENTS (ages 13-19): We meet each Wed., immediately after worship/announcement in HK3 classroom. (See you at the FAIR this Wed., 6pm!)

COMMUNITY GROUPS:  Visit for more info! Also, see a full display of all new and ongoing community groups in our foyer. You won’t want to miss signing up for one or more of these amazing groups.

PRAYER REQUESTS (or something to share): If you have a prayer request for the prayer team, a death in your family, a testimony, encouraging word, or an announcement to share, please send them to If the prayer request concerns anyone other than yourself, please ensure you have that person’s permission before sharing. 

Visit WWW.HIGHLANDSCHURCHTN.ORG to give, watch live, view announcements, learn of upcoming events, and find information about current Community Groups.

WORSHIP/WORD: Sunday Worship begins at 10:00 a.m. The cafe will be open at 9:15 a.m. each Sunday. Wednesday worship starts at 6:00 p.m. Dinner every Wed at 5 pm.

*TIME OF PRAYER: Join us for prayer in the sanctuary Wednesdays, from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., and on Sundays, from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Please respect individuals’ quiet prayer time and reserve conversations for outside the sanctuary.