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, July 15, 2018
Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
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

The choir is on summer break. They will sing for Homecoming, Jully 1.


July 15: Guest Preacher: The Rev. Steve Sexton

July 22: Guest Preacher: The Rev. Steve Sexton

SUMMER, 2018 at John Knox Center
Information Flyer

Recent Order of Service Bulletins

July 8, 2018

July 1, 2018

Quick Look: Past Homecomings


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
July, 2018- July, 2019

Not Yet Available

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



Rev. Peter McKechnie

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



Confronting the Controversie is a 7-session group study of “tough issues” based on Adam Hamilton’s sermons on these topics. 

Confronting the Controversies

July 15:
Creation and Evolution in Public Schools

July 22
The Death Penalty

July 29


Youth Combo


UNIT 7: Recognizing & Responding

July 15       
2 Sam. 6:1-5, 12b-19
Dancing for God

July 22       
2 Sam. 7:1-14a
Generation to Generation

July 29       
John 6:1-21
Enough for All

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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