NO Wednesday evening activities/service Sept. 20th due to Fields of Faith. Join our students and community at the YAI football field at 6pm, for fellowship, worship, prayer, and praise! Bring a chair or blanket!

TIME-SENSITIVE: The Emmaus’ Women’s Walk begins Thursday, Sept. 21st. Please pray for and write a letter to our women attending and give it to the Roysdons or a sponsor…or email your letter to, by or before Wed., Sept. 20:

Mariah Brant; Jesika Delk; Tricia Kirsch, and Brandi Miller

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. 

PLAYGROUND: Please make sure when playing on the Highlands playground you always have an adult present. Enjoy!

ADULTS/TEENS SERVE in HK in SEPTEMBER: This is a special, time-sensitive opportunity to serve alongside our experienced HK leaders and “try it out” before fully committing. You will get to help during a class in September, check out the roles, and experience the joy of being a part of this beautiful discipleship. SIGN UP NOW to try it out! No paperwork needed at this time, just your name and cell number!

(Reminder, 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. See Pastor Ami with questions. And a huge “THANK YOU” to the many that serve!)

FALL FEST: There will be no HCOTC Fall Family Fun Fest for 2023 due to schedule conflicts. However, there is an opportunity to minister in a similar way! South Fentress Park is hosting a Fall Fest and inviting churches, community groups, and individuals to participate! See Seth Vaughn for info and visit this link to fill out a participation form,  Fall Fest, SFP

AMERICAN HERITAGE GIRLS (AHG) UPDATE: The new season is underway and AHG is looking for 2 female, unit leaders (all materials and training are provided) and a female treasurer. Teen helpers would be an additional blessing. There is also a need for child scholarship sponsors at just $40 for the entire season (no amount is too small to be a blessing). If you are interested in learning more about helping or sponsoring, reach out to Heidi, 360-888-4583 or

OCC  (Operation Christmas Child): This week we are looking for outdoor toys. 

Jump ropes, yo-yos, and soccer balls with small pumps. 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. 

COMMUNITY GROUPS:  Visit for more information! Also, check out info on new and ongoing community groups in the 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.