Jefferson City Christian Church logo



“Work as Worship”

Please save the date for our next “Work as Worship” seminar to be held at JCCC on February 22, 2019. Registration must take place through the following link so please visit to get registered. No registrations can be taken through the church office.

Boomers & Shakers

February 19, Tour & Lunch at Bush Brothers. Plan to meet at the church at 10am and we will travel together to the Bush Brothers restaurant. There’s a sign up sheet at the Information Desk.

Click here to get the Boomers & Shakers 2019 Calendar of Activities.

2019 Women’s Retreat

Friday, March 22– Sunday, March 24 @ Hidden Mountain Resort’s River Lodge, Pigeon Forge; Guest Speaker will be Kris Emmert, author of “Providing Promise”. Cost is $80 if paid in full by February 24 or $90 between February 25-March 10; a $20 deposit holds a room. Cost includes 2 nights stay and 3 meals. To register, see Barbie Dyer at the Information Desk between services on Sundays.

Service Cancellation Policies

If Carson-Newman cancels at any point on a Wednesday for inclement weather, our classes/ministries will not meet that Wednesday. Sundays: If we can make the call before the weekend, we will include the information in Friday’s daily email. However, if we need to make a decision on a Saturday, then please check our website, for information regarding Sunday services (usually after 4pm). The main page of the website will scroll through announcements that you can click for information. If you ever have any questions regarding services, check the JC3 website or Facebook page.

NOTE: In the event that Jefferson County schools are called out for illness on a Wednesday, we will also cancel all classes for that same Wednesday evening.

Lean On Me” : Lean on Me creates a connection for people needing prayer or someone to reach out to them. Connection can be made through monthly prayer meetings or through our email,

Online Directory

If you would like to access our online directory, please follow this link.

The first time you sign in, you will have to request a Passcode; this will be emailed to you. The email address you enter must match the one we have entered in the church’s ChurchTrac account. Once signed in, you will be able to view and update your and your family’s information. There are also links to online giving, your giving history, the photo directory, and a member directory (a little more information, but no picture.)

*It is recommended that you use Google Chrome to access ChurchTrac.

If you have not filled out the “online directory permission form,” you will not be included in either online directory. But don’t worry – you can still do that anytime! You can find them here (census form, image release, online permission form) OR you can fill them out at the Information Desk. You may also email us a photo of you and/or your family for the online directory at any time (

Hearing-Assistance at JCCC!

Assistive Listening devices are available for those who need aid hearing the sermon. Please bring your own headphones/earbuds that have a traditional 3.5mm headphone jack. Speak to our sound technician at the sound booth in the back of the sanctuary to check out a device.

Welcome Ministries—This Week (February 17, 2018)

Team 1: First Service Team 2: Second Service

Chris Hamilton Chris Hamilton

Teresa Hamilton Teresa Hamilton

Jake Philips Deb Johnson

Carlos Palma Patty Ballard

Katy Valdez


KidsWay Looking for Volunteers

Our KidsWay department is looking for folks who would enjoy working with our kids ages 4-5 years during the 11am service time. If you have a heart to serve and would like more information on how you can volunteer, please contact Michelle Emmert (865)323.2669 or email

KidsWay Wednesday Night Classes

The evening schedule is as follows:

6:15pm– Arrive & check in

6:20pm– Dinner *see menu for the month below* is served & classes begin

6:20-7:30pm– Classes resume for nursery –5th grade

7:30-8:15pm– For the parents who are attending small groups, KidsWay will offer an “enrichment time” where kids can either attend a quiet time/movie room or a study hall to complete their homework. Parents– if you do not attend a small group, the pick up time for your child is 7:30pm.

Wednesday Night Menus in February

13th - Chicken bites, Apple sauce, Carrots & Ranch

20th - Pizza, Carrots & Ranch

27th - Chicken bites, Apple sauce, Carrots & Ranch

KidsWay T-Shirts Available

Our KidsWay department has T-shirts available for purchase in the Welcome Area downstairs. There are multiple sizes available and the cost is $8 for 2XLs, $6 for all other sizes.


Deeper Life

Our DL groups meet every Sunday morning at 9:30am in the Youth Loft.


Our Wednesday night programming for our youth group meets from 6:15-8:00pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. Dinner ($2/ person) is served at 6:15pm followed by worship and a service.

Schedule for February: 6th - Regular Lighthouse; 13th - Jr. High J-Walking (Habitat); 20th - Sr. High J-Walking (AO); 27th - Regular Lighthouse


The Next Series in JC3U

What’s Ahead? A Study of End Times, Judgment, and Heaven

Dr. Paul Hartwig, Visiting Professor of Systematic Theology at CNU

Starts February 20, 8-Week Course

Sunday Classes!

Connection – A Sunday Ministry for Adults @ 9:20am and 10:40am

Connection 920 Breakouts

Bible Study: Don’t Let Life Steal Your Joy: A Study of the Book of Philippians (Bob Emmert)

Sermon Discussion: Love Where You Live (Keith Oakes, Chip Hall, John Myers)

Connection 1040 Breakouts

Bible Reading: Book of Judges (Evan Anderson, Bryan Purdom)

Life Application: What on Earth am I Here For? (Greg Schloesser)

Small Groups

Our Small Groups meet in homes, restaurants and at the church. Different groups have different goals. Some study a book of the Bible while some gather to encourage each other during a particular season of life. Email if you are interested in joining or helping start a Small Group.

College Small Group: Led by Chip & Jana Hall and John & Brooke Emmert, Sundays from 5-7pm at the Emmert's home.

Opportunities to Serve

KidsWay Looking for Volunteers

Our KidsWay department is looking for folks who would enjoy working with our kids ages 4-5 years during the 11am service time. If you have a heart to serve and would like more information on how you can volunteer, please contact Michelle Emmert (865)323.2669 or email

Operation Christmas Child- All Year Long

Just a reminder to continue to collect:

•medicine bottles (labels removed, please)

•plastic lids from beverage bottles.

•T shirts- any size

Our OCC team collects donations year round so if you have something to donate, please feel free to bring it to room 203 down the hall from the front office.

Help Wanted! Listed below are a variety of areas of service/ministries where YOU can serve at JC3:

Technology Teams

The tech teams needed for Sundays are growing, and we would love for you to join in. If you or your teenage child would be interested (or you want to email this to someone you know would be interested), we’d love to talk! Teams that are growing are:

Lighting Team

A brand new system is installed, and we need someone dedicated to setting up our lighting presentation each week. We will also need a team to rotate responsibility for running the system on Sundays.

EasyWorship Team

EasyWorship is the software that runs our song lyrics, videos, graphics and sermon notes. The presentation is setup by JCCC staff during the week, but team members take turns running through the presentation each week for our services. We need three more members of this team.

Video Team

Do you have experience or interest in learning to edit videos, run our streaming camera or help create ministry highlights? The video team would love your participation.

If you are interested in any of the above teams, then please email Stephanie Valentine at

Building & Grounds Crew

If you are retired or have flexibility in your schedule and would be willing to help around JCCC with monthly maintenance and/or specific projects, please contact us.

Welcome & Security Team

We are needing folks who are willing to serve on Sunday mornings helping with things such as greeting, handing out bulletins, helping direct visitors to classrooms and also helping with our building security. If you are interested in serving in any of these areas, please sign up below.

Worship Ministry Needs!

Drummer able to play 1-2 Sundays per month. Vocalists (preferably able to harmonize) able to serve 1-2 Sundays per month. Contact Stephanie for details. 865-824-7057

  • Barbara Earnest’s nephew, Gary Pope, was in a serious car accident and is in ICU. Please be in prayer for him.
  • Barbara also requests prayers for Dwayne Argo who is battling cancer.
  • Janie Emmert would like to express her deepest gratitude for all those who ministered to her during her recent hospitalization. She is continuing her therapy and recovery at home and appreciates everyone’s continued thoughts and prayers.
  • Vicki Knisley’s dear friend, Lisa Balough, has had a recurrence with cancer and it has gone to her brain. She had surgery Wednesday morning at Cleveland Clinic.
  • Brian Hastings, Robin Casey’s brother, had surgery Tuesday to remove half of a lung. He came through it well. The type and extent of his cancer will be determined in the next few days, so please continue to keep him in your prayers.
  • Joy Dronsella requests prayers for her co-worker, Charlotte McKay. She had some surgical biopsies of some places on her neck Wednesday morning.
  • Please keep Marilyn Mounts (Todd Mounts' mother) in your prayers. She has not been able to walk for almost a year. We found out Tuesday she got accepted into Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center. This is such a blessing!! We hope she will transition well during her stay.

  • Sign-Up for Anything!

    Launch Sign-Up Form

    After launching the Sign-Up Form, you'll be able to choose an event/ministry from a list.

    ArrowIcon BloggerIcon AimIcon DeliciousIcon PaperIcon EtsyIcon FacebookIcon FilmStripIcon FlickrIcon CameraIcon LaunchIcon GooglePlus2Icon GooglePlusIcon HeartIcon InformationIcon InstagramIcon LastfmIcon FrontCameraIcon LinkedInIcon EmailIcon MoneyIcon ItunesIcon MyspaceIcon OpenTableIcon PayPalIcon PencilIcon PersonIcon PhotoIcon PicasaIcon PinterestIcon PodcastIcon RssIcon ShoppingCartIcon SoundCloudIcon StarIcon TableProjectIcon TheCityIcon TumblrIcon Twitter2Icon TwitterIcon TypepadIcon VideoIcon VimeoIcon WordPressIcon YelpIcon YoutubeIcon