The scenic city of Chattanooga is a popular spot for outdoors enthusiasts. Known for its beautiful mountains, rivers, and lakes, Chattanooga has been one of the fastest Growing cities in the South for the past 10 years. The metro population of Chattanooga is around 550,000 people, with the suburbs growing at fast rates. Around 60% of Chattanooga residents claim to be “religious,” with Baptists making up about 25% of the total population. Although many claim to be religious, there is still a big need for the Gospel to be shared and local churches need help.
Ministry Opportunities include:
  • Local church ministry – special events and programs
  • Evangelism – prayer walking and sharing the Gospel
  • Outreach events like Block Parties or carnivals
  • Concerts and musical performances
  • Sports ministry – games and/or clinics
  • Food and clothing distribution
  • VBS and children’s ministry
  • Light construction projects
  • Public school ministry
Leisure Activities include:
  • Rock City
  • Ruby Falls
  • Tennessee Aquarium
  • Lookouts baseball game
  • Downtown and Walnut Street Bridge
  • Hunter Museum of American Art
Travel Info: Groups can fly into Chattanooga airport (CHA) Chattanooga is easily accessible from other major cities: 2 hours from Atlanta, Birmingham, and Nashville. 1.5 hours from Knoxville Groups are responsible for their own ground transportation for this trip.