LifestylesVolunteers backbone of JAMA’s service

Washington County is celebrating National Volunteer Week April 12-18, and the Jonesborough Area Ministerial Association is a model of what can be accomplished when everyone is willing to lend a hand.

“Celebrate Service” is the theme for the 2015 event, which falls in line with JAMA’s mission to provide fellowship for its ministers; foster positive relationships and cooperation among churches; and be an effective part of the Jonesborough community through worship, benevolence and service projects.

Ministers from a variety of denominations volunteer their service, and Pastor Vincent M. Dial of Bethel Christian Church began his two-year term as JAMA president in January. More...

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