Worship is only part of the faith journey.  Small Groups and Sunday School Classes offer ways for you to delve deeper into Christ's teachings and learn how to make them a part of your everyday life.  

No matter what your age, 1st Church offers ways for you to explore your faith while connecting with other people.

Rev. Nathan Irwin is the Minister of Discipleship at 1st Church.  

Please feel free to reach out to him with your questions about the ways you can GROW with 1st. 

EMAIL NATHAN or CALL NATHAN AT 865-982-1273 EXT. 202

  • Whether it's Sunday School, Kids Own Worship or Vacation Bible School, there are plenty of opportunities at 1st Church for children to grow in Christ. 

    1st Kids Ministries is for children up through 5th Grade.


  • This community of young people in 6th through 12th grade is excited to serve and eager to make anything fun. Through weekly meetings, mission trips and attending events like RESURRECTION and Jr./Sr. High Assembly 1st Youth is designed to help people grow in Christ.


  • Are you looking for ways to get to know and experience God or learn to grow and serve as a Christian disciple?  Small groups are a great way to help claim and live God's promises. 


  • Every Sunday morning more than a dozen Sunday School Classes meet here at 1st Church.  Each class is aimed at helping you grow in your faith.  There are classes available for ALL AGES.