Studies & Classes

SS Sun   Summer Study (5-week study)

We will be engaging with Scripture on Wednesdays, June 12-July 17 (except July 3), in B203. We will be learning and practicing listening to the Holy Spirit, responding, and resting. There is a morning (10:00-11:30) and an evening (6:30-8:00) class. Nursery is provided for both morning and evening classes. A program for elementary-age children is offered for only the morning class. Register here for you and your child(ren).

Available materials for a small group

At the Table
Each month a committed band of friends explores a new topic from a Christian perspective. This is a great way to get started in a small group or can be a resource for your existing small group. 
Topics and materials are available at
Contact Rebekah Peterson for more information.

Service Ministries

Beginning Knitting Classes 
See the information below under MONDAYS (Needle Crafts)

Made with the Love of Jesus
Ladies with a mission heart for children and the ability to sew are invited to join this ministry to create stuffed animals for local and international children in need at hospitals, in shelters, and homes. Call Angela Godel at 865-748-9022 to find out more.

Quilting Ministry
See the information below under TUESDAYS.

The following classes and groups are listed according to the day of the week that they generally meet.

Craft Night
Monday, June 24
7:00 pm
Fireside Room
Please mark your calendar and join us for a casual night of fellowship with friends! We each bring our “portable craft” to work on as we visit and get get to know each other. We will meet on Monday, June 24th at 7:00 pm, in the Fireside Room in the Family Life Center. You are encouraged to bring a friend with you! Please call Mary Carson at 865-805-7510 for more information and if you plan to attend.

Neddle Crafts
Contact: Mary Carson 865-805-7510

Just Moved
Beginning September 9
9:30 a.m.
Parlor (B211)
This is a Christ-centered study to help women through the transition of moving.
Contact: Debbie Knapp
Register here.

Moving On
Beginning September 9
9:30 a.m.
This is a new class that is offered to those women who have completed at least one semester of Just Moved. 
Contact: Sherry Lam
egister here.

Moms of Teens (formerly Middle School moms)
2nd and 4th Mondays during school year
Next class begins August 26th
9:30 a.m–11:00 a.m.
Visitors Welcome Center (B141)
Are you the mothers of a middle school or high school student? Join us on 2nd and 4th Mondays during the school year for time of study, fellowship and encouragement. 
Register here

Contact: Sara Heaton (

Passing It Back
Watershed 123
PIB is a ministry for moms of young children to be encouraged and equipped by moms who have already walked the road. Young moms are invited to join us in times of fellowship, teaching, and discussion to glean the wisdom of older moms as they share what they wish they had understood as young moms.
Meeting dates: Sept 9, 23; Oct 14, 28; Nov 11, 25; Dec 9; Jan 13, 27; Feb 10, 24; Mar 9, 24; Apr 6, 20; May 4
Questions: Summers McMurray (
Register here.

SideBySide Knoxville
2nd, 4th, and 5th (when applicable)
9:30-11:30 a.m.
Fireside Room during school year

This is a ministry for medical and dental wives, including wives of students, residents, fellows, attending and practicing physicians or dentists. 
Contact: Lili Vincent or 865-405-5761
Register here.

Homeschool Support
3rd or 4th Monday during the school year
7:00 p.m.
Fireside Room

This group shares information, provides a supportive network, and answers questions about homeschooling. 
Contact: Heather Fulghum,

Women On Mission (WOM)
2nd Tuesday (September - May except March)
9:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m.
WOM meetings will resume on Tuesday, September 10. WOM is open to all CSPC women and their guests.
To join or for questions, contact: Cathy Edington 865-310-2047

WOM Summer Service Opportunities: Service opportunities for the summer are listed below. Call the contact persons below and come join our service to our community this summer!All women are invited to join us. Contact Debbie Henn at 865-560-6228 or Dana O’Kelley 865-805-4380 for details. *Carpooling available.
Mission of Hope: June 3, 9:00-12:00, pack hygiene bags.
KARM e-bed Prayer Time: June 15, 10-11:30*.     
Mobile Meals: June 18 (Broadway Towers) 10:00 to 12:00*                   
KARM serve lunch: June 28, 11:00 to 1:00*               

PEP Moms
3rd Tuesday (usually) during school year
9:30 a.m.
Fellowship Hall
We offer mothers of young children (expectant mothers through early elementary) an opportunity to experience Christian support, fellowship, and spiritual growth.
Co-Directors: Meg Buckner ( 423-580-2873) and Hannah Chambers ( 865-742-6412)
Register here for the PEP Moms School Year.

Quilting Ministry 
Summer schedule - Tuesdays, June 11, July 2, and August 6
The Watershed - W124  

This ministry is offered to create a remembrance for someone who has lost a loved one. Special quilted items (lap quilt, pillow, place mats or wall hangings) can be created using the loved ones clothing. T-shirts, ties, Oxford work shirts, dresses, or most any lighter weigh fabric can be used to make the memorial item. We meet monthly and would love to have you join if you are interested in creating an heirloom memory for others. A variety of skills are needed ... sewing, cutting and ironing. Please contact Donna for details about having an item created for you or if you are interested in working with the group.
Contact: 865-806-8615 or

Wednesday Fellowship
Beginning September 4
Weekly 9:45 a.m. 

This is a Bible study with a long history at Cedar Springs. We desire to encourage women to draw near to God, understand His redemptive plan through the study of Scripture and fall more in love with Jesus. Members are invited to bring their friends and neighbors to study and discuss God’s word together in the context of both lecture time and small groups. This year we will be studying Acts. Class materials cost $10. Our teaching team includes Stephanie Edick, Paula Slack, Julia Christenson and Penny Cole. Nursery and a teaching time with Dana O'Kelley and Lucy Van Cleve is provided for our little ones. 

Contact: Lynn Lambert (
Register here.

Weekly beginning September 4
10:30 a.m. until noon
We will be studying Covenant- Knowing God's Covenant. God enters into a binding agreement with His people and always keeps His promises. Trusting Him as a covenant partner frees us from the bondage of worry and anxiety. See this incredible thread running from Genesis through Revelation. This study will transform the way you read the Scriptures! Workbooks are $24.75 and can be purchased with registration (before August 15). After August 15 you may still register but will need to order your own workbook from
Register here.
Contact: Karen Kennamer (

Wednesday Evening Bible Study
Weekly during school year
6:15 p.m.

No book is needed; just bring your Bible. Each week’s lesson is a stand-alone lecture, so you can join us anytime! Our study is taught by a team of leaders and is in a lecture and small group discussion format. 
Contact: Heidi Weimer
Register here.

Flying Solo for Single Moms
Wednesdays during school year
6:15 p.m.
B141 (Visitors' Welcome Center)
Study and support for Single Moms with children of all ages. Please join us - we will be using Scripture to teach, lead, and encourage us as we look at individual stories within out group. “The Unseen Companion” by Michelle Lynn Senters will be used as a resource book. Nursery available for Birth-Pre-K (with your registration); classes available for school-age children. 
Contact: Nikki Dickson ( or 865-719-5399)
Register here.

CAYA (Come As You Are) Moms 
3rd Wednesday during school year
6:15 p.m.
What is CAYA Moms? It's a group for moms of elementary-age children, coordinated by moms who have been through that busy stage of life. We host speakers who discuss relevant topics for this age group. We invite moms to come and enjoy the friendship, fellowship, and support of other moms in the same season of life. Visit the CAYA Moms Facebook page to connect with relevant posts and gathering information.
Shepherd/Mentors: Susan Cafferty, Jackie Campbell, and Karen Coppock (865-254-8520,
Register here.

Friday Morning Study
Begins September 6
9:30 a.m.
See God's blueprint for the Gospel unfold as we study the book of Hebrews. The book has earned the reputation of being a masterpiece. Scholars believe it was written for Jewish Christians who lived in Jerusalem. Its purpose was to exhort Christians to persevere in the face of persecution. Won’t you join us in our study of Hebrews?
Contact Laura Ivey ( or 865-684-8016

CARESS (Christ Accepts Restores Encourages Strenghtens Sustains)
Meets Fridays
6:15 p.m.
Gather in Reception Hall and go to room
This is a faith-based care/support group designed to meet the emotional and spiritual needs of women who have been, or are in, a domestic abuse relationship. Statistics show that in the Christian community, 1 in every 4 women experiences family violence. We are currently studying "The Search for Significance" by Robert S. McGee. This group can be joined at any time. 
Contact: Barbara Dean at 865-659-0756 to join so materials will be available for you and for more details.

Women’s Sunday Study
Meets weekly 9:45-10:45 a.m.
For the month of June,  we will be concluding the 10-week study by Jen Wilkin called “God of Covenant.” This study begins in Genesis 12 and continues through the end of the book. Discover with us how God orchestrates everything for His glory. This class consists of a group of women from all walks of life. Come and walk in the Spirit with us and alongside the fathers of our faith as we discern Jesus in the stories of His people. Books for this study are available at Lifeway bookstore for $12.99. 
Leaders: Robin Carroll, Robin Stooksbury, and Christy McElroy (