Coming Events


Hurricane Relief Assistance

Our fellow citizens in the areas impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are in need of much assistance. Our most immediate opportunity for providing assistance is to donate funds for relief efforts.

Click here to donate directly through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance.

Click here to donate through Westminster. Please specify that it is for disaster relief.

Click here for a list of items to donate for Gift of the Heart kits which will be assembled during The Well on September 22.

Through October 15

Elder Nominations for the Class of 2021

Nominations are being accepted through October 15.

Find nomination suggestion forms in the Parlor, or click here to submit suggestions online.


Began September 10
9:45 - 10:45 am

New Member Sunday School Class

The fall New Member class runs for seven Sundays. We welcome all who want to explore membership or have already discerned they feel called to join this faith community.

Contact: Trisha Biggs


Small Group Ministry

Are you interested in getting to know others in a small group setting? Want to be in a weekly Discipleship Bible Study group, a monthly Fellowship Group or an Interest Group?


Ongoing on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Yoga in the Overlook Room

This is a gentle yoga class open to all levels. Bring your own mat, or one will be provided. Contact: Claire Coenen

September 26: 8:30 - 9:30 am

September 28: 5:00 - 6:00 pm (TIME CHANGE)


Each Wednesday this fall
5:45 pm

Wednesday Night Dinner

Join us for dinner in Fellowship Hall.

Please save your spot by Tuesday @ 10:00 am.

Click here to make your reservations.


Each Wednesday this fall
6:30 - 7:30 pm

Westminster Academy

Join us following dinner as Professor Sue Tully Trout leads us in a study of John Steinbeck's classis, The Grapes of Wrath.


Session II: September 28, October 19, 26
3:30 - 5:00 pm

K-4th grade Joy In Learning

We are excited about welcoming back our Preston Taylor and Westminster children for learning and play with science, crafts and recreation!

Contact: Beth Drake


Session I: September 28, October 19, 26

Joy In Learning 10-100: Guitar Classes

Open to every skill level. Bring your own guitar, or we can provide one while you are at the church. No fee.

**Guitar donations still needed**

Contact: Beth Drake


Every 3rd Saturday
Every 4th Thursday

Joy In Learning: Weaving Workshops

Every 3rd Saturday beginning September 16
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the Overlook Room
Bring your lunch or lunch from The Picnic ($10)

Every 4th Thursday beginning September 28
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. in the Overlook Room

Contact: Beth Drake


September 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, October 1
Dedication: October 8

WPC Habitat Build

Click here to volunteer to help with construction. Jobs for all skill levels!

To volunteer to provide food for the crew, email Sylvia Leins.


Tuesdays bi-monthly

Young Adult Theology On Tap

A bi-monthly gathering for young adults at 6:00 pm at Tennessee Brew Works. We explore the role of faith in our lives and other topics and questions of theology.

October 3: Sin, Evil, and the World

Contact: Rachel Pence


2nd & 3rd Thursday of the month

Knitting & Crocheting

Open to all beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters.

October 12 and 19

Contact: Beth Drake


September 21

Young Adult Family Dinner

Fellowship, dinner, and a chance to look at deep questions of faith and of our journeys in lfe.

The first gathering will be at Rachel Pence's house.

RSVP by September 19 with Rachel Pence.


September 22
5:45 - 8:00 pm

The Well: Fall 2017 - Through These Waters

Dinner, Fellowship, and Packing Gift of the Heart kits for those affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Click here for dinner reservations.
Click here for more information about The Well.
Click here for a printable list of needed donation items.
Childcare for littles: Claire Jenkins


September 26
9:30 am

Westminster Book Group

Monthly fellowship and book discussion

Tuesday, September 26: Dimestore: A Writer's Life by Lee Smith. Discussion led by Mary Jean Jewell

Tuesday, October 24: News of the World by Paulette Jiles. Discussion led by Guy D. Griffith.

Contact: Carolyn Harris


September 27

Changing Gears Luncheon

Join us in the Fellowship Hall at 11:00 am. RSVP with Trisha (615-292-5526) by Friday, September 22.

September Program: Westminster member Erin Long, and her accompanist, Karin Simmons present a program of hymns and Appalachian fold tunes arranged for violin and piano.


September 29

Young Adult Bonfire Night

Join us at Grace McCaw's house.

S'mores will be provided. Please bring a snack or drink to share.

RSVP to Rachel Pence by September 28.


October 1

WSYC Hoo-Rah!

WSYC's fall fest will be held from 3:00-6:00 p.m. in the north parking lot and playground. There will be bounce houses, a train ride, food, and more!

Parents who would like to volunteer, contact Elizabeth Tardio or Janie Berry.

Please move all vehicles from the north parking lot by 1:00 p.m. on October 1. Thank you!


October 10

Retired Men's Coffee

Men meet for fellowship on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. in the Parlor.

October 20-22

Young Adult Retreat

A time for young adults to get away, put your cell phone down and play! We will enjoy fellowship, a giant swing, sling shot, and other great activities at NaCoMe.

Please RSVP by October 1 to Rachel Pence.


October 29

Reformation Sunday Celtic Music Celebration

8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. worship services

Mark your calendars now for this much-loved annual musical celebration of the Reformation. Sam Levine's Celtic Band will join the Laudate Youth and Westminster Choirs to lead the music in worship.


October 29

Building Dedication and Celebration Potluck

Following the 11:00 a.m. worship service.



November 3, 4 & 5

Joy In Learning: Special Edition
Fused Glass Ornament Workshop

Sign up for one of five studio sessions:
Nov 3: 10:00-11:30 a.m. OR 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Nov 4: 10:00-11:30 a.m. OR 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Nov 5: 1:00-2:30 p.m.

$25 per person

RSVP by Friday, October 27 with Beth Drake.


November 5

All Saints' Evensong

Our annual musical service of remembrance and thanksgiving for all the saints of our lives is always a wonderful experience. Please bring family and friends for a beautiful evening of candlelight worship, prayer and music.

November 12-18

Gatlinburg Area Work Trip

A team will travel to the Gatlinburg area to assist people who were affected by last year's forest fire. All types of work, from cleaning and painting to carpentry, will be conducted.

Contact: Joe Gaines.


December 3

Alternative Christmas Gift Market

Fellowship Hall 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

An opportunity to avoid the "maul at the mall" and to give gifts that give twice. An enjoyable and hassle-free shopping experience, with holiday music and refreshments, as you visit with representatives of the agencies and organizations your gifts support.


December 24

Christmas Eve Services

2:00 p.m.  Family Service
5:00 p.m.  Candlelight Worship with Communion
8:00 p.m.  Candlelight Worship with Communion
10:30 p.m.  Candlelight Worship


February 4, 2018

Annual Congregational Meeting

9:45 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Please make plans to be in attendance.


April 13-15, 2018

Annual All-Church Retreat at NaCoMe

A fun weekend full of games, campfire songs, s'mores and more!

July 6-13, 2018

Outdoor Challenge

A fun, challenging week for those who have finished 4th or 5th grade. Rock climbing, rafting, mountain biking, obstacle courses and more!

Contact: Sophie Maness





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