The heart of God is the for the heart of the nations

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.
— Matthew 28:19, NIV

Missions is important to us here at Avoca Christian. Our call to love people means we love people of all nations, and we want to see each and every person around the world experience the love of Christ. That starts with our local community here in Bristol, and then it spreads across the world.

Our Missions

We support a variety of missionaries and ministries around the world. Are you interested in learning more about how you can get involved with spreading the love of Christ to the world? Contact us for more information.

Abuse Alternatives

Providing help to families in crisis due to domestic violence

Bristol Faith in Action

Helping people in need in our community with groceries, electric bills and more

Christian Missionary Fellowship

Establishing churches in Ethiopia

Crossroads medical missions

Delivering healthcare to people in our community who are uninsured

Good News Jail Ministries

Offering Bible studies and worship services to inmates

Habitat for Humanity

Providing homes for low-income families in our community

Passion Ministries

Planting churches in India

Young Life

Reaching un-churched teens in our local area in the Tri-Cities

Agape Christian Mission

Sharing the love of Christ in Haiti

Bristol Emergency Food Pantry

Providing food to those in our community who need assistance

Connect Missions

Serving the homeless and marginalized in New Orleans

East Tennessee Christian Home

Providing a home for at-risk girls in our area

Haven of Rest

A homeless shelter providing shelter and food to those in need

Impacto Latino

Establishing churches in Mexico, as well as creating community centers for the needy

Save the Child

Serving women and families in crisis situations


Placing Bibles in locations around the country and world

Appalachian Christian Camp

Summer camp for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade

Christian Evangelical Fellowship

Sharing the love of Christ in India

Crisis Pregnancy Center

Offering compassionate support to those dealing with an unwanted pregnancy

ETSU Christian Student Fellowship

Fellowship, worship and support for students at ETSU

Hebron Colony Ministries

Rehab facilities for those with substance abuse

Mountain Mission School

Providing a home, school and church for children who need help

Vine and Branches

Making disciples, serving and training the needy through library, sewing, computer and soccer outreaches in Mexico

Samaritan's Purse

Sending shoeboxes with Christmas gifts to children around the world