Studies & Classes


Beginning Knitting Classes
Come learn how to make simple hats to donate for children undergoing chemotherapy at Children's Hospital. There is a $25.00 charge for supplies.
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Watershed 109.
To register contact Mary Carson or 865-805-7510

Just Moved
This is a Christ-centered study to help women through the transition of moving.
Classes meet weekly during the school year at 9:30 a.m. in the Parlor (B211). 
New class will begin January 22.
Register here.
Leader Bev Faught

Moving On
This is a new class that is offered to those women who have completed at least one semester of Just Moved. 
Meets Monday mornings 9:30 a.m. in the second floor Welcome Hall.
Contact Bev Faught

Middle School Moms 
Join us for biblical community as we dig in to God’s word for us and our families during this season.  
Study: "Middle School Makeover" by Michelle Icard
Mondays 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the Welcome Center (B141) beginning January22. 
Email Elizabeth Mardesen to register,

Passing It Back
PIB is a ministry for moms of young children to be encouraged and equipped by moms who have already walked the road. Young moms are invited to join us in times of fellowship, teaching, and discussion to glean the wisdom of older moms as they share what they wish they had understood as young moms.
Classes meet in W123, 9:15-11:15 a.m.
Meeting dates: Mondays — Feb 12, 26; March 19, 26; Apr 9, 23; and May 7
Register here if you are a new participant.
Questions: Summers McMurray (

SideBySide Knoxville
This is a ministry for medical and dental wives, including wives of students, residents, fellows, attending and practicing physicians or dentists. 
Meetings are 2nd, 4th, and 5th (when applicable) Mondays 9:30-11:30 a.m., Fireside Room during school year. 
Current study: The Armor of God by Priscilla Shirer
Contact: Lili Vincent or 865-405-5761

Homeschool Support
This group shares information, provides a supportive network, and answers questions about homeschooling.
4th Mondays during the school year at 7:00 p.m. Fireside Room.
Contact: Susan Seaman

Women On Mission (WOM)
Tuesday, March 6, WOM Missionary Day - Celebrating and Honoring our Missionary Women Guests. All CSPC women and your guests are invited for this time of inspiration and fellowship. The program will be at 9:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. You are invited to stay for lunch in the gym afterwards. Nursery is provided for the morning with a reservation. For a nursery reservation, click here.
WOM provides opportunities for women of all ages to come together to pray, study the Bible, fellowship and actively serve the Lord in our church, community, and the world through missions. 
2nd Tuesdays (September - May) at 9:30 a.m. We meet corporately and in small groups at various locations. New members are welcome at any time.
WOM Directory [password protected]
Our February morning meetings are February 13 at 9:30 a.m. in the following locations:
Circle #1 Fireside Room, contact Nancy Bowman (865)945-2896
Circle #2 Home of Nancy Ritchie 1940 Cottington Lane 37922 (865)250-0192
Circle #3 Home of Leoma Gilley 820 Klondike Way 37923 (865)828-6302
Circle #4 Cafe area at church, contact Dana O'Kelley (865)805-4380
Circle #5 Watershed (W120), contact Susan Steele (865)386-6378
Circle #6 Contact Becky Herndon (865)599-2838 for Norris Retreat
Circle #7 Church Parlor, contact JoAnn Smith (865)452-2668
Circle #8 Home of Nancy Pearson 8301 Alexander Cavet Dr. 37909 (865)636-6788
Circle #9 Home of Bee Rochester 1006 Gettysvue Dr. 37922 (865)693-7954
The evening meeting is at 6:00 p.m.
Circle #10 Visitor's Center (B141), contact Debby Brownlee (865)414-1979
3rd Tuesdays are Outreach Days to Ronald McDonald House and Mobile Meals
4th Tuesdays are KARM Prayer Ministry
Contact: Mary Ellen Tarrants

PEP Moms
We offer mothers of young children (expectant mothers through early elementary) an opportunity to experience Christian support, fellowship, and spiritual growth.
3rd Tuesdays during the school year at 9:30 a.m. Fellowship Hall. 
The February meeting is February 20.
Co-Directors: Angela Felde ( and Shelley Percic (
Register here for the remainder of the year.
Register for PEP Moms Winter/Springs lunches here.

PEP Moms Winter/Spring Bible Study
Winter/Spring study meets weekly on Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. in the Parlor 
Study: Warren Wiersbe's "Be Right: How to Be Right with God, Yourself, and Others"
Taught by: Paige Winck
Facilitators: Heather Hayes, Kim Johnson, and Meg Buckner
Contact: Paige Winck (
Register here.

Quilting Ministry 
This ministry is offered to create a remembrance for someone who has lost a loved one. Special quilted items (lap quilt, pillow, place mats or wall hangings) can be created using the loved ones clothing. T-shirts, ties, Oxford work shirts, dresses, or most any lighter weigh fabric can be used to make the memorial item. We meet monthly and would love to have you join if you are interested in creating an heirloom memory for others. A variety of skills are needed ... sewing, cutting and ironing. The group usually meets the first Tuesday each month from 9:30-11:30. Nursery (birth to PreK) is available with reservation ( or 865-291-5237). Please contact Donna Barton for details about having an item created for you or if you are interested in working with the group 865-806-8615 or Our group will be meeting Tuesday, January 16, in the Visitors Center.

Wednesday Fellowship will be studying "While We Wait for Our Beloved" (the books of Philippians, Song of Solomon, Jonah, Nahum, and James). Taught by Penny Cole, Stephanie Edick and Paula Slack. There is a nursery for children where they are taught a Bible lesson by Children's Leaders. 
Meets weekly at 9:45 a.m. in the Chapel. Class will resume January 10.
Register you and your child(ren) here
Contact: Lynn Lambert (

Studying Zechariah - "They Shall Be My People, and I Will Be Their God" and Malachi - "Revering the Lord, Standing in Awe of His Name.
Meets weekly on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. in B203 beginning January10. 
Nursery provided with registration. 
Register here. Even though the deadline to register to receive the workbooks has passed, we still want you to register. You will need to order your own workbooks for Zechariah and Malachi from or 1-800-763-8280.
Leader Karen Kennamer

Women’s Evening Bible Study
Meets weekly on Wednesdays during the school year at 6:15 p.m. B224. Next class beginning January 10.
Contact: Heidi Weimer

Flying Solo for Single Moms
We would love to have you join our Flying Solo and support for the single mom. Beginning January 10 on Wednesdays, 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. In the Welcome Center, B141. Our book, "Steadfast Love," is an excellent study based on Psalm 107. Nursery for preschool and classes for school-age children are available.
Contact: Helen ( or 919-0336). 

CAYA (Come As You Are) Moms 
Looking for friendship and support with other moms who also have elementary-age kids? Join CAYA Moms! We hope you can join us for the first meeting of 2018 - it will be Thursday, January 25, 6:30-8pm in the Fireside Room. Check Facebook (search CAYA Moms) for updates and gathering information. 
Register here.
Contacts: Robin Lefler (, Mary Ellen Starmer (, or Caroline Ervin (
Shepherd/Mentors: Susan Cafferty, Jackie Campbell, and Karen Coppock (865-254-8520,

Friday Morning Bible Study
Meets 9:30 a.m. in the Parlor January 19 through April.
Study will explore Paul's letter to the Ephesians, the epistle that has been called the "sublimest and most majestic statement of the Gospel." Please join us as we seek to internalize all the benefits God provides through Christ and as we learn to "flesh out" this new life in Christ throughout our daily routines.
Contact: Laura Ivey at 865-684-8016 or

Women’s Sunday Study
Meets weekly 9:45-10:45 a.m. in B212. 
We are currently journeying through 12 different Psalms, learning and practicing these prayers of the heart.
Leader: Rebekah Peterson (