Bethel Bible Village
3001 Hamill Road Hixson, TN 37343
(423) 842-5757
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Welcome to Bethel 


Bethel Bible Village provides healing and hope for children and families in crisis.


Bethel offers solutions for many of today’s most serious challenges with a faith-based approach. See Who We Serve



How We Help Families in Crisis

Watch The Rollins Family’s Story of Healing and Hope


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When we help children and families in crisis, we strengthen our community as well.


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Christ-Centered Healing and Hope

… Until No Child Remains in Crisis


The Start of Something Big

Photo: Bethel’s Director of Admissions David Shinn congratulates Kobe on a job well done.   It was just a blue ribbon, the first-place award at the Bethel Christian Academy Science Fair. But for the boy who won it, it represents so much more. That ribbon is the story of a life turned around. The first…

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A Hunger for Knowledge and Thirst for Wisdom

Here at McCallie Cottage, every day presents an opportunity to nourish our boys’ minds, bodies, and souls.  They have an endless thirst for knowledge that fuels their curiosity, so conversation at the dinner table is never dull. Our boys are naturally curious about the different social constructs that exist in our society, the religious beliefs…

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Allen’s Story: Ready To Give Up

At age 12, Allen Green was ready to give up on life. He had dropped out of school and run away. The statistics would say he had no chance for a future. Allen wound up at Bethel Bible Village, where his House Parents, Floyd and Deborah Richardson, introduced him to a Christ-centered and purpose-driven approach…

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Action Plus Prayer: Why We Need Both

Action Plus Prayer: Why We Need Both Bethel Christian Academy Principal Jenny Vowell discusses the Internet call for “Action not Prayer,” in response to school shootings. She explains why we must call for action, but we cannot forget the power of prayer. Jenny also offers valuable advice for parents from her point of view as…

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