We seek to reflect the gospel of Jesus Christ through service and love.

Sundays at First Presbyterian Church

Sunday School

Adult Class
Children-Youth Combo
Young Men
9:45 am

Sunday Worship

Sunday, April 15, 2018
Third Sunday of Easter
         Morning Worship 11:00 am
   Order of Service
       Guest Pastor:
The Rev. Dr. Earl M. Rash
We welcome our guest preacher, the Rev. Dr. Earl M. Rash. Retired after serving 35 years as pastor, counselor, and college Chaplain, Earl and his wife, Ellen, are enjoying their children and grand children. They reside in Huntsville, TN.

Our Sunday Worship Service is broadcast each Sunday @ 2 PM, Local Cable Channel 5.


Our church family is eager to meet and welcome newcomers and visitors. Throughout the year there are many planned fellowship opportunities as well as opportunities to visit before and after church services, Sunday School, and activities.   Our Fellowship Hall is also available for use by the community; details.

Prayer Request Form PDF, printable

Prayer Request Form Word, e-mail

Current Events Calendar

Choir rehearsal: Wednesday evenings, 7 pm

April 15: Third Sunday of Easter
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Earl Rash

April 22: Fourth Sunday of Easter
Guest Preacher: The Rev. George Doebler

April 29: Fifth Sunday of Easter
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Brad Hood

Recent Order of Service Bulletins

April 8, 2018
April 1, 2018; Easter 11 am
April 1, 2018; Easter Sunrise

Quick Look: Spring Garden


Bulletin Board

• The morning worship is broadcast on local cable channel 5 each Sunday at 2 PM.

•  An automatic external defibrillator has been installed in the choir room.  Also, The church is able to offer a wheelchair to any church attendee who needs this assistance. Please ask an usher for assistance when you arrive.

• Presbytery of East Tennessee/Presbyterian Disaster Assistance NEWS

• Please consider making a pledge of financial support to the church for 2018. A form for your convenience is available at the church.

• Our awesome congregation donated $2,769.94 and 67 assorted food and hygiene items to our Souper Bowl of Caring offering! We’re number 1 in Souper Bowl donations within the state of Tennessee! Every donation stays in Scott County to feed our hungry neighbors.

• Michelle Morrow serves as part-time administrative assistant in the church office..

• Photos and videos that church members and friends have taken that could be used here on the church website are always welcome. Please check with the church office about transferring them to the church's webservant.

Special Events Calendar
September 2017 - July 2018

√ September 10 • Rally Day
√ October 1 • World Communion Sunday
√ November 5 • All Saints’ Day
√ November 26 • Hanging of the Greens
√ December 10 •Christmas Music Program
√ December 24 • Christmas Eve pageant/ worship

√  January 6 • Undecorating party
√ February 4 • Souper Bowl of Caring offering
√ February 14 • Lent begins (no service)
√ March 25 - 31 • Holy Week
√ March 31 • Children’s Easter egg hunt
√ April 1 • Easter Sunday
May 20 • Pentecost
July 1 • Homecoming

Church Leadership, Staff, and Facilities

The Session

Class of 2018
Karen Aldredge (Fellowship)
Don Stansberry III (Personnel)
Kathy Walker (Missions)
Class of 2019
Michelle Ayers
(Church/Family Activities)
Dan Byrge
(Congregational Care)
Phillip Jones (Property)
Class of 2020
Henry Durant
(Christian Education)
Dorothy Phillips
John Seale

Officers & Trustees

Clerk: Mike Douglas
Treasurer: Kim Hammock
Recording Treasurer:
Mike Douglas

Church School Superintendent

VeRhonda Hembree

Mossop Memorial Cemetery Trustees
Class of 2019: Mike Douglas
Class of 2020: Jim Morrow
Class of 2021: John Seale



Administrative Assistant:
Michelle Morrow

Choir Director:
Cole Hunt

Beth Furrer

Michelle Morrow

Fellowship Hall

As a general guide, the church is using the Fellowship Hall at these times: Sunday: generally until 2 pm weekly; Tuesday: second Tuesday evening, most months; Wednesday: Evenings, weekly except for summer months

Fellowshp Hall Reservations
To schedule an event in our Fellowship Hall for your group, please call the church office at (423) 663-3456. The Session must approve all reservations. Charges for use of the room are set by the Session. The listing above can help you determine dates that may be available.

Sunday School Information



Invitation to Genesis

April 15
Abraham and a Glimpse to the Future

April 22
The Promise Fulfilled:  Isaac

April 29
Another Beginning:  Jacob and the Uneasy Birth of a People

This study delves into the rich tapestry of Genesis exploring the interaction between God and very human people - pride, family relationships, conflict and journey all showcase the best known stories of Creation, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and Rebekah and Joseph.



Youth Combo


UNIT 6: Finding Our Place

April 15            
Luke 24:36b-48
In Joy and Disbelief

April 22            
Acts 4: 5-12
Love's Power

April 29            
Acts 8:26-40
Beyond Jerusalem


Young Men

The Young Men's Bible Study group works from the Serendipity version of the Bible.


Our Community

Community information is believed accurate but can change without notice, as these venues have no formal relationship to the church.

Huntsville Library Hours

Library E-mailTelephone: 423.663.9320

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 12 pm to 5 pm
Tuesday: 10 am to 2 pm
Wednesday: 12 pm to 5 pm
Thursday: 9 am to 1 pm
Friday: 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Saturday: 9 am to 1 pm

Health Information

Huntsville Health Care
(from city website)

Weather Information

Click for Huntsville, Tennessee Forecast




Schools Information

Huntsville Elementary (423.663.2520) Website
Huntsville Middle School (423.663.2192) Website
Scott High School (423.663.2801) Website

City of Huntsville

Scott County Chamber of Commerce

Tennessee Government: Local Information

Scott County Information

Traffic Information

Regional Traffic

Knoxville Traffic Webcams

Regional News

When available


Contact First Presbyterian Church of Huntsville TN

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First Presbyterian Church of Huntsville is about 55 miles from Knoxville and 10 miles from Oneida.

NOTE: On Google maps, Woodland Place is incorrectly named Straight Fork Road.

185 Woodland Place
P.O. Box 39
Huntsville TN 37756

Telephone: 423.663.3456

E-mail Address
(Church and Pastor)

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