JC3 Connect Groups

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  • 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 as adults and Christians.  Pain and Suffering, How our Bible was formed, Understanding Islam, Death with Dignity and many other issues and topics that have previously been presented.  Classes are led by knowledgeable instructors, including professors from Carson-Newman and Johnson Universities.  Generally 2-4 JC3 University group classes are offered per year.  Join us on Wednesday evenings in "The Loft" from 6:30 - 8:00pm

    Group Leader: Greg Schloesser, gschloesser@gmail.com

  • jc3 fit

    *JC3 Fit is a ministry to continue a healthy lifestyle and fellowship with other great individuals. JC3 Fit meets multiple times a week for the purpose of exercise, fun, and fellowship.  

    JC3 Fit has something for everyone.          

    Leaders: Barbie Dyer, Barbie@jeffcitychurch.com & Vanessa Olson

  • young adults Small group

    For young adults, post-college through their 30s. A class studying Love Does is held on Sunday mornings at 11am in Gathering Place Room GP3.  

    Group Study Leader: Chip Hall,  chiphall72@gmail.com

  • Women's Bible Study

    A weekly Bible Study for women of all ages. 

    This group meets on Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm in Gathering Place Room GP1.

    Group Leader: Sara Smith, ssmith2685@att.net & Leah Whitus, lrwhitus@gmail.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. 


    Group Leader: Luke Emmert, luke@jeffcitychurch.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) includes: 

    *Dinner--  6:15pm (*$2 charge)

    Programming--  **6:40-7:30pm

    **Additional childcare will be provided until 8pm for parents/guardians participating in adult groups.

    Group Leader: Barbie Dyer, barbie@jeffcitychurch.com

  • The Ride (5th-6th grade)

    The Ride is our pre-teen ministry (5th & 6th Graders) and meets Sundays at 9:30am in Loft Room #4 and Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  (Wednesdays- Students gather at the church in Gathering Place Room GP2 and will be taken to meet in host homes.) 

    Group Contact: Barbie Dyer, barbie@jeffcitychurch.com

    Group Facilitators: Fred & Cathy Wilson, Joey & Rhiannon Braswell

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

    Deeper Life helps students grow deeper in their faith with Jesus Christ. Deeper Life meets every Sunday morning in "The Loft" Breakout Rooms (1-3) at 9:30am.  

    Lighthouse consists of teaching, games, fellowship, and various weekly worship elements.  Lighthouse meets in The Multi-Purpose Room. 

    *Dinner-- 6:15pm (*$2 charge)

    Programming-- 6:30-8:00pm

    Group Leader: Jacob Leimeister, jacob@jeffcitychurch.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 9:30am in The Gathering Place Room GP1. 

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

  • Boomers & Shakers

    Boomers & Shakers is our ministry for retired and semi-retired individuals.  Join us in the Multi-Purpose Room on Sundays at 9:30am. There will also be several outings/events planned throughout the year to attend for fellowship, fun, and worship.  

    Group Leader: Bob Emmert, bob@jeffcitychurch.com

  • college-age group

    This class is for college-age (whether you're in college or not.) They are studying The book of James and meet in various homes following the 11am service on Sundays for lunch and a lesson.

  • men's bible study group

    A weekly Bible study for men of all ages.

    This class meets on Wednesday evenings in the Prayer Room, from 6:30-8pm