JC3 Connect Groups

Check out our ongoing fall groups

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  • Boomers & Shakers

    Boomers & Shakers is our ministry for retired and semi-retired individuals.  Join us in Gathering Place Room #2 (GP2) on Sundays at 9:30am. There will also be several outings/events planned during the year.  

    Group Leader: Bob Emmert, bob@jeffcitychurch.com


  • Dave ramsey's Financial Peace university

    Take control of your money with *Financial Peace University. This nine lesson class uses Biblical wisdom and common sense to help you tackle budgeting, pay off debt, and make your money work for you.  

    *There is a cost for this group

    To sign-up for future Financial Peace Groups or to get more information click here

  • Deeper Life & Lighthouse (7th-12th Grade)

    Deeper Life helps students grow deeper in their faith with Jesus Christ. Deeper Life meets every Sunday mornings in the Loft breakout rooms at 11am.  Additionally, Lighthouse Wednesday Night Programming for students will begin on August 18 at 6:30pm in the Multipurpose Room. 

    Group Leader: Jared Timmins, jaredtimminsjc3@gmail.com

  • Family Life

    Family Life is our Life Group for Moms and Dads in the midst of starting or raising a family (Children from birth through high school). Our Family Life Life Group meets Sunday mornings at 11am in Gathering Place Room #1 (GP1). 

    Group Facilitators: Chad Morris, chadmorrisjc3@gmail.com, Mary Morris, Bryan Purdom, & Laura Purdom

  • jc3 fit

    *JC3 Fit meets multiple times a week for the purpose of exercise, fun, and fellowship. The classes offered include Strength, Pound, Zumba, Yoga, and  TNT.  See the current JC3 Fit Schedule at the bottom of the Events Calendar page.  *There is a minimal cost for this group


    Group Leaders: Barbie Dyer, Barbie@jeffcitychurch.com; Vanessa Olson & Mary Gatlin

  • jc3 university

    JC3 University is a series of mid-range to advanced classes that cover and discuss a variety of topics as they relate to our faith and issues that face us in our lives as adults and Christians.  Pain and Suffering, How our Bible was formed, Understanding Islam, Death with Dignity and many other issues and topics are discussed in detail.  Classes are led by knowledgeable instructors, including professors from Carson-Newman and Johnson Universities. Generally 2-3 JC3 University groups are held per year.  Join us on Wednesday evenings in the Loft from 6:30 - 8:00pm

    November 3 & 10

    "Collecting Dust"

    A combination of storytelling, poetry, and teaching.  Come experience a compilation of spiritual and faith-based original poetry relating to our spiritual walk. 

    Visiting Professor Ron Wheeler

    Johnson University

    Group Leader: Greg Schloesser, gschloesser@gmail.com

  • Kidsway (Infant-4th grade)

    KidsWay meets every Sunday morning during both the 9:30am & 11am Worship Services.  Infant care and programming for toddler - 4th grade is provided. Wednesday evening KidsWay programming (age 2 - 4th grade) will begin August 18th at 6:30pm.

    Group Leader: Barbie Dyer, barbie@jeffcitychurch.com

  • Men's Prayer Breakfast

    Get your morning started out right!  Come for prayer, devotionals, breakfast, and fellowship!  This group is for men of all ages and will meet at 7am in the Multipurpose Room every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.  This group will begin on Tuesday, August 24th.  


    Group Leader: Luke Emmert, luke@jeffcitychurch.com


  • The Ride (5th-6th grade)

    The Ride is our pre-teen ministry and meets Sundays at 11am in Loft Room #4 and Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  Starting August 18th Wednesday evening groups will meet in host homes. 

    Group Contact: Barbie Dyer, barbie@jeffcitychurch.com

    Group Facilitators: Fred & Kathy Wilson, Todd & Elizabeth Mounts

  • Women's Bible Study

    A weekly Bible Study for women of all ages.  Their new study will be Louie Giglio’s “Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at the Table.” 

    This group meets on Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm starting on August 18th in Gathering Place Room #3 (GP3).

    Group Leader: Sara Smith, ssmith2685@att.net

  • young adults Small group

    For young adults in college through their 20s.  This group aims at finding Christian community, encouragement, and growing as individuals together.

    Sunday Evenings - 6:30pm

    Group Leader: Jared Timmins, jaredtimminsjc3@gmail.com

  • New Group coming soon!

    A new group is in the works for families with no children or "Empty Nesters."


    Group Leaders: Chip Hall, chiphall72@gmail.com & 

    Greg Schloesser, gschloesser@gmail.com