Welcome to Sequoyah Hills Presbyterian Church!

SHPC’s fourth Pastor/Head of Staff was called by unanimous vote! The Rev. Dr. John F. (Jay) Howell III will begin his ministry here on August 5. His first Sunday will be Rally Day, August 11.

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AUGUST 11 IS RALLY DAY AND JAY HOWELL’S FIRST SUNDAY! We return to 8:30 and 11:00 Worship Services with a breakfast reception for the Howell’s at 9:30 in Barron Hall. Dr. Howell will begin his “In Christ” sermon series on that date.

Plan to attend the church-wide celebration “A New Season at SHPC!” on Sunday, September 29, at Hunter Valley Farm beginning at 4:00 p.m. Enjoy family fun, dinner, and fellowship with members of all ages as we kick off the stewardship season and celebrate with the Howells.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT FELLOWSHIP RESUMES ON AUGUST 14. WNF includes a dinner serving line open 5:15 – 6 p.m. in Barron Hall and Bible Studies for youth and adults immediately following dinner, 6 – 7 p.m., at various locations throughout the campus.  Childcare is available.  



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We are a PCUSA church active and vibrant in our community of faith. We want you to feel welcome and are eager to include you in any or all that our church offers. People are not to be slaves to programs; programs should serve people. We hope ours will serve you. We invite you to explore our site, get resources for your journey of faith, and find opportunities to grow and places to serve.

Dr. Jay Howell III – Pastor / Head of Staff

Rev. Mark D. Lampley – Associate Pastor for Christian Formation

Rev. Rachel Hamburger – Associate Pastor for Congregational Care

Andrew Skoog, Director of Music

Dr. Eunsuk Jung, Organist/Pianist

Mary Emily Morris, Director of Children’s Ministries

Laura Cutter, Director of Youth Ministries

Laurette Beekman, Paris Nurse

Katie McHargue, Business Manager

Becky Guyton, Office Manager

Shannon Catron, Administrative Assistant

Sonya Ewell, Administrative Assistant

Jennifer Johnson, Bookkeeper

Amy Kerlin, SHEEP Director

Dr. William R. Barron, Pastor Emeritus

Stewardship & Giving

“Bring the full tithe into the storehouse, so that there may be food in my house, and thus put me to the test, says the Lord of hosts; see if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you an overflowing blessing” (Malachi 3:10).



Gifts by cash or check may be given during the Sunday offering or mailed to the church.  Please coordinate stock contributions with Jennifer Johnson so that it can be properly credited on your giving statement. Contact: jjohnson@sequoyahchurch.org  or 865-522-9804.

Find Us

We are located in the heart of Knoxville’s historic Sequoyah Hills neighborhood.


3700 Keowee Avenue
Knoxville, Tennessee 37919