join a missional community

Our current Missional Communities are listed below. Please contact the Missional Community leader with any questions. Each Missional Community also has a closed Facebook Group, which you can request to join.

begin anew missional community

Empowering individuals to overcome obstacles caused by poverty by providing education, mentoring, resources, support and prayer.
Contact: Rachel Raymond
Begin Anew Missional Community Facebook Group

Boy Scouts Troop 55 (TN) Missional Community

Committed to building character, responsible citizenship, and personal fitness with boys (ages 11-18) through camping, outdoor skills, and high adventure.
Contact: David Perkins 
Boy Scouts Troop 55 Missional Community Facebook Group

Celebrate Recovery Missional Community

Supporting hurting people who are on a journey toward wholeness; seeking recovery from and celebrating God's healing of life's hurts, habits and hang-ups.
Contact: Ed Perdue
Celebrate Recovery Webpage

CPC CollegeCare

This Missional Community is made up of Christ Presbyterian Church members at both our Central and Intown locations committed to welcoming, supporting and engaging college students. Since many students desire a multi-generational community, we seek to connect through special events and initiatives planned year-round. We want to instill in them a heartfelt understanding of their belonging within our Christ Presbyterian Church community.
Contact: Tricia Egan 
CPC CollegeCare Instagram (@cpccollegecare)

CPC CENTRAL YOUNG ADULTS

Geared toward post-college singles and marrieds, we connect young adults to cultivate a Gospel-centered community inside and outside of Christ Presbyterian's Central location. We do this by meeting together for social outings, Connect Groups, CORE classes and the organic friendships that form out of our basic structure.
Contact: Catherine Luedtke
CPC Central Young Adults Facebook Group

CPC FELLOWS CARE TEAM

The Nashville Fellows Program is a 9-month program for recent college grads in which Christ Presbyterian Church, West End Community Church and St. George’s Episcopal Church partner. We as the CPC Fellows Care Team exist to cultivate a caring group of people to welcome the students in the program hosted by Christ Presbyterian and to encourage and support our Christ Presbyterian members who are hosting them during the year. 
Contact: Cammy Bethea
CPC Fellows Care Team Facebook Group

CPC Intown YOUNG ADULTS

Providing opportunities for young adults to connect and cultivate a Gospel-centered community inside and outside of CPC Intown.
Contact: Margaret Bickley
CPC Intown Young Adults Facebook Group

CUB SCOUTS PACK 555 missional community

Introducing the game of Scouting to boys (under age 11) and their families. 
Contact: Kate Etue
Cub Scouts Pack 555 Missional Community Facebook Group

ENGAGING HOPE

We exist to support the New Hope Academy parenting community through fellowship, educational classes, student mentoring and prayer in congruence with NHA's mission as a Christ-centered community school with an economically, racially and culturally diverse student body. 
Contact: Karen Simpson
Engaging Hope Facebook Group

EQUIPPING INCARCERATED WOMEN and their families

Our mission is to equip, disciple and encourage incarcerated women and their families through Bible studies, mentoring, special events, recovery programs and re-entry programs.
Contact: Vicki Helgesen
Equipping Incarcerated Women and Their Families Facebook Group

FIRST THURSDAYS

We are a multi-generational group of women that meets once a month for thoughtful and engaging discussion. Newcomers are always welcome—we provide discussion selected readings ahead of time. Regular attenders provide the drinks and hors d’oeuvres. Come ready to join the conversation with facilitators who rotate according to the selected topic.
Contact: Cammy Bethea
First Thursdays Facebook Group

GIRL SCOUTs TROOP 2123 Missional community

Building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
Contact: Ashley McDonald
Girl Scouts Troop 2123 Missional Community Facebook Group

GLENCLIFF Elementary Missional community

Supporting the families, students, and faculty at Glencliff Elementary where more than 50 percent of students test with limited English proficiency, 11 percent have special education needs, and 75 percent qualify for free/reduced price lunch.
Contact: Linda Nelson
Glencliff Missional Community Facebook Group

HABITAT NASHVILLE Missional community

Supporting the life-changing work of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville by engaging in various activities year-round to mentor/serve families exiting poverty.
Contact: Anna King
Habitat Nashville Missional Community Facebook Group

Magdalene Missional community

We exist to build relationships and share the love of Christ with the women of Magdalene (a 2-year residential program affiliated with the social enterprise known as Thistle Farms). The women of Magdalene are survivors of human trafficking, prostitution, and addiction whom we support and encourage as they recover toward healthy, independent living.
Contact: Mary Lisa Gingras
Magdalene Missional Community Facebook Group

MUG & PENCIL 

We exist to nurture and cultivate a creative community among writers and artists in Nashville.
Contact: Patrick & Molly Lockwood
Mug & Pencil Facebook Group

NASHVILLE ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING Missional community

Through prayer and service, we advocate for those serving on the front lines in the fight against human trafficking.
Contact: Mary Trapnell
Nashville Anti-Human Trafficking Missional Community Facebook Group

NASHVILLE-ED Missional community

We are educators and those with a heart for change through education, collaborating to consider the needs of families in one of Nashville’s lowest-income communities, praying and caring as bridge-builders in the James Cayce Community and at KIPP Kirkpatrick Elementary School. We’re excited to come alongside families in this school and community to effect long-term change through education and relationship.
Contact: Elizabeth White
Nashville-Ed Missional Community Facebook Group

NASHVILLE S.P.E.A.K.S. missional community

We exist to support children with cleft lips and cleft palates and their parents by providing pre- and post-surgical care packages and collaborating with professionals through quarterly meetings.
Contact: Kristin Patton
Nashville S.P.E.A.K.S Missional Community Facebook Group

THE NEXT DOOR Missional community

Partnering with The Next Door staff, we exist to equip women moving from the hopelessness of addiction, mental illness, incarceration or trauma to the wholeness and hope of Christ-centered lives.
Contact: Leisha Nischan
The Next Door Missional Community Facebook Group

PUTTING FAITH TO WORK

Assisting young adults with disAbilities to find meaningful work and connect in community.
Contact: Margaret Spickard
Putting Faith to Work Facebook Group

SIDE BY SIDE NASHVILLE Missional community

Side By Side is a national network of local chapters that encourage and minister to women in healthcare marriages through fellowship and Bible study. We, as the Side By Side Missional Community, live out the mission of Side By Side by providing Bible studies, guest speaker events, seasonal celebrations, girls' night outs, playdates, baby showers and other opportunities to serve the community together. 
Contact: Jenn Pagan
Side By Side Nashville Missional Community Facebook Group

SWEET MONDAY nashville Missional community

Gathering women once a month to hear a topical speaker, enjoy dessert, and learn how it’s all tied to the gospel of Christ.
Contact: Sarah Catherine Wheeler
Sweet Monday Missional Community Facebook Group