Churches

Smith County Churches
To make an addition/change to a listing, a representative of the church must call the Courier office at 735-1110.

ADVENTIST
Lancaster Seventh-day Adventist
– 742 Lancaster Highway – Pastor: Dennis Clark

ASSEMBLY OF GOD
The Refuge
  – 208 Upper Ferry Road Pastor – Jamey Duke

BAPTIST
Bide Russell Missionary
– Baptist Riddleton Circle  Pastor – Elder Joey Gregory
Brush Creek Missionary Baptist – School House Road Pastor – Bro. Rob Amason
Calvary Missionary Baptist – Highway 70, South Carthage – Pastor  –
Caney Fork Missionary Baptist – Helms Bend – Pastor – Bro. Thomas Allen Gibbs
Carthage First Baptist – Main Street – Carthage  – Pastor — Tim Frank
Carthage Road Baptist – Hwy. 70, Carthage – Pastor – Bro. Donny Payne
Chestnut Mound Missionary Baptist – Chestnut Mound – Pastor – Bro. Dewet Dyer
Defeated Creek Missionary Baptist – Difficult Community – Pastor – Chase Johnson
Dixon Springs Missionary  Baptist – Dixon Springs – Pastor – Mark Horton
East Carthage Missionary Baptist – Eastland Heights – Pastor – Elder Van Mathis
First Freewill Baptist  – 329 Dixon Springs Hwy.  – Pastor: Frank Bratcher
Gordonsville First Baptist – Main Street – Gordonsville – Pastor – Bro. Jason Lohorn
Grant Missionary Baptist – Grant Community – Pastor –
Green Valley Missionary Baptist  – Horseshoe Bend – Pastor — Charles Allen Gentry
Hickman Baptist – Hickman – Pastor –
Hogan’s Creek Missionary Baptist – Carthage (Turn off Hwy. 70 at Rivermont) – Pastor – Bro.Ricky Hackett
Jared Missionary Baptist – Chestnut Mound – Pastor –  Bro. James Gibbs
Knob Springs Missionary Baptist – Hiawassee Road (near Rome) – Pastor – Bro. Jackie Kemp
Lancaster Baptist – Lancaster Community – Pastor  – Bro. Ryan Rogers
Lighthouse Old Fashioned Baptist – Lancaster Road – Bro. Tom Hunter
Lily Hill Missionary Baptist – Riddleton Pastor – Rev. Jesse Peters
Macedonia Baptist – New Middleton – Interim Pastor – Steve Bode
Mace’s Hill Missionary Baptist – Pleasant Shade – Pastor –  Bro. Rickey Brooks
Monoville Missionary Baptist – Key Hollow Lane  – Pastor –  Bro. Dean Dyer
Mt. Olive Missionary  Baptist – 210 E. 2nd Avenue, Carthage – Pastors – Larry & Demetra Bowers
Mt. Pilgrim Baptist – Highway 70 – Pastor –  Jerry Payne
Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist – Pleasant Shade – Pastor–
New Fairview Missionary Baptist Mission – 20 Volunteer Circle, Rome – Pastor – Wilkie Winfree
New Macedonia Missionary Baptist – Chestnut Mound – Pastor – Ricky Holland
New Middleton Baptist – Gordonsville – Pastor –Bro. BJ Thomason
New Salem Missionary Baptist – Elmwood – Pastor – Bro. Chris White
North Carthage Baptist – 108 Carmack Avenue – Pastor – Charles Allen Gentry
North Gordonsville Missionary Baptist – Gordonsville (Near I-40/McDonald’s) – Pastor – Bro. Ricky Hall
Old Macedonia The Baptist Church of Christ – Club Springs Community – Pastor – Bro. Burl Rice
Peyton Creek Baptist – Monoville – Pastor – Bro. Jimmy Gregory
Plunkett’s Creek Missionary Baptist – Off Highway 70 (near Mineral Wells) – Pastor – Elder Junior Dickerson
Riddleton Baptist – Riddleton Circle, Riddleton – Pastor – Bro. Bill York
Rome Baptist Church – Rome Community – Highway 70 – Pastor – Wayne Malone
South Carthage Missionary Baptist – Davis Street, South Carthage – Pastor – James (Pee Wee) Massey

INDEPENDENT BAPTIST
Cornerstone Baptist
– Cornerstone Lane, Carthage – Pastor – Ron Ralph
Friendship Primitive Baptist – Defeated  – Pastor – Jeff Patterson
Grace Baptist Church – 3 Preacher Road, Riddleton   – Pastor – David Rich

CHURCH OF CHRIST
Brush Creek Church of Christ
– Brush Creek Circle, Brush Creek – Glenn Ramsey, Preacher
Carthage Church of Christ – 711 Main Street, Carthage – Edward Anderson, Minister
Chestnut Mound Church of Christ – Pea Ridge Road – Minister –  Luke Hall
Gordonsville Church of Christ – Gordonsville – Minister – John Griffin
Montrose Church of Christ – 53 Lakeside Drive, Defeated  – Minister – Larry Cole
Rome Church of Christ – Hwy. 70, 1 mi. from Rome  – Preacher – Stan Stevenson

CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
Church of God of Prophecy
– 332 Lebanon Highway – Pastor – Donna Guire
Church of God of Prophecy Family Worship Center – 207 Lancaster Hwy. – Pastor – Bobby Peoples

CHURCH OF GOD
Carthage Church of God
– Highway 53, So. Carthage – Pastor – Alvin Hitchcock
Lancaster Hill Church of God – Lancaster Hill Road – Bishop Scott Mason
Living Water Ministries – 15 New Middleton Hwy., Gordonsville – Pastor – Billy Woodard

EMMANUEL
Chestnut Mound Emmanuel Apostolic
– Cookeville Hwy.,  – Pastor – Eld. Patsy Vinson

METHODIST
Ballard’s Chapel Methodist – Stonewall – Pastor – Willie Cameron
Braden United Methodist – Third Avenue, Carthage – Pastor – Willie Cameron
Brush Creek United Methodist – Brush Creek – Pastor – Scott Ezell
Carthage United Methodist – 609 Main Street – Pastor – John Vaughan
Cedar Point United Methodist – Bluff Creek Community – Pastor – John Vaugnan
Chapel Hill Methodist – Riddleton, Beasleys Bend Road – Pastor – Rev. Greg Taylor
Chestnut Mound Methodist – Chestnut Mound, Hwy. 70 – Pastor – Dickie Johnson
Dicktown United Methodist – New Middleton Rd., Highway 53 – Pastor: W.C. Dobbins
Elmwood Methodist – Elmwood – Pastor – Wallace Caldwell
Gordonsville United Methodist – 118 Main St. E., Gordonsville – Pastor – Bro. Floyd Massey
Granville United Methodist – Granville  – Pastor – Bro. Joe Johnson
Hickory Grove United Methodist – Kempville – Pastor – Jeff Burton
Lancaster United Methodist
– Highway 141, Lancaster – Pastor – George Reed
Maggart United Methodist – Chestnut Mound – Pastor –
Mt. Zion United Methodist
– Elmwood – Pastor – Wallace Caldwell
New Middleton United Methodist – New Middleton – Pastor – Royce Martin

INDEPENDENT METHODIST
Kempville Chapel Old Time Methodist
– Highway 85, Kempville – Pastor – Bryan Bratcher

NAZARENE
Carthage Church of the Nazarene
– Carmack Ave. – Pastor – John Amspaugh
Gordonsville Church of the Nazarene – 168 Main Street, Gordonsville,  – Pastor – Rev. Shane Smith

PRESBYTERIAN
Union Hill Cumberland Presbyterian
– 235 Sykes Rd., Brush Creek – Pastor –  Dennis Croslin
Upper Cumberland Presbyterian – Pleasant Shade – Pastor – Jerome Donoho

PENTECOSTAL
Christ Pentecostal
– Brush Creek – Pastor– Billy Hale
Christ Church Pentecostal – 118 Valley View Drive, Gordonsville – Pastor – Kerry A. Dugan
Mt. Calvary Pentecostal – 658 Lebanon Hwy. – Rock City – Pastor – Brian Goodman
New Life Apostolic Church – 316 Main Street N. Carthage – Pastor – Steve Nicholson
Trinity Full Gospel Church – Lebanon Highway (Hwy. 70), Carthage – Pastor, Claude Henley

NON-DENOMINATIONAL
Abundant Harvest Worship Center
– 178 Lebanon Hwy. – Pastor – Bro. Randy Teat
Carthage Full Gospel – 109 West 1st Ave.  – Pastor – Jackie Dawson
Christ Church Fellowship – 209 W. Third Ave. The Building – Pastor – Elders
Dillard’s Creek Community Church – Granville Highway – Pastor –Bro. Bobby Ray
Free Holiness Church of God – 1464 Main St., Carthage – Pastor –
God’s Way Community Church  – 9 Dixon Springs Hwy. (old Sears bldg.)  – Pastor: Rev. Dr. Ernest J. Jones
Grace House Ministries  – 99 Hackett Hollow Ln – Pastor: John Fahner
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses – 326 Dixon Springs Hwy., Carthage
LightHouse Community Church  – Grant Hwy., New Middleton – Pastor – Doug Dillard
Light Of The World Church  – 68B  Cookeville Hwy., Carthage – Pastor – Billy R. Smith
Long Branch Community Church – 1820 Hickman Road Hickman – Pastor – Mark Miller
Morning Star Chapel – 177 JMZ Drive, Gord’ville – Pastor – Bryan Wachsmuth
Rawls Creek – 309 Rawls Creek Rd – Interim Pastor –
Turner Chapel A.M.E. (African Methodist Episcopal)  – 113 Avenue East, Carthage – Pastor –  Albert Strawther
Williams Chapel – P.O. Box 19, Riddleton – Pastor – Tony Clemmons
Wind of Pentecost Apostolic – Bradford Hill Road, South Carthage – Pastor – Brian Armstrong