Sunday Worship at 10:30 a.m
Together in Christ, we love God and others.



Bible Study

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

FBCM offers an hour of excellent Bible teaching with classes for all ages from birth through senior adults utilizing various types of curriculum and teaching styles. A list of classes with their room numbers and teachers is available here.  If you would like assistance in deciding on a class or finding its location, please contact Charles Ballard at or ask one of our greeters on Sunday morning when you arrive at the church.


6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The following groups will be offered starting on Wednesday, August 9th.  Please contact the church office at or at 865-982-5531 for more information.

Anatomy of a Disciple - Led by Charles Ballard in Room AM107.  This study is an incredibly fresh, practical and relatable read, identifying eight elements of Christ’s life that ought to be reflected in yours: Humbly Submitted. Biblically Formed. Sacrificially Generous. Morally Discerning. Relationally Healthy. Intentional Blessing. Culturally Engaged. Inclusive Community. Using these eight elements, The Anatomy of a Disciple Self-Assessment identifies areas where you are becoming more like Christ and those that are far from the Lord. 

The Legacy Journey by Dave Ramsey - led by Mike and Lori Bishop in the Learning Center. The Legacy Journey is an eight-week, biblically based class that teaches you how to truly live and leave a legacy for generations to come. This class will lead you deeper into investing, basic estate planning, purposeful living, safeguarding your legacy, and discovering the keys to generational wealth and true generosity. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small-group activities, you’ll learn a biblical framework for living intentionally now so that later you’ll be able to leave a legacy that will secure your family’s future and make a lasting impact on the world around you.  Please contact the church office to reserve a book.

Life Crisis - Led by Allen Kelley in Room FL215.  Life Crisis Studies is a biblically-based study on the various crises of life. The topics include: Great Expectations, The Crises of Youth and Young Adulthood, The Crises of Middle and Older Adulthood, The Crises of Conversion and Service for God, The Crisis of Interpersonal Failure, The Life-Crisis of Illness, The Crises of Depression and Loneliness, The Death of a Child or Friend and Multiple Losses

A Class of the Kingdoms, a Ray Vander Laan Video study - Led by Joe Hall in Rm FL207.  A trip to ancient times, places, and customs with trusted scholar Ray Vader Laan as our guide. Filmed in Egypt, Turkey, and Greece, these videos explore what it meant to follow Jesus in the first century-and what it means to follow Him today.