Bible Studies / Small Groups

Monday Lunch ‘n Learn

We meet on Mondays from 12:00-1:00pm downstairs in Bosco Hall.  All are welcome to attend.  Bring your lunch and join us.  For our current book study, please see the Sunday bulletin. For more information, contact Kathy Monahon at

Tuesday RCIA

RCIA is open to all who wish to learn about the faith. It meets Tuesday evenings during the school year. For information here or contact Mary Ellen Jackson at or 803.507.1060.

Wednesday Bible Study

The Wednesday Adult Bible Study is on hiatus for the summer months. We will return in September of 2024. Please watch the bulletin for specific dates.

We meet weekly from 9:30-11:00am in St. Michael Hall. If you want to continue to grow in the Faith, please consider joining us as we draw nearer to our Lord and Savior through the study of His Word. This group is a wonderful means of being part of a smaller family of faith in our vibrant St. Mary Help of Christians parish.

Fall-Winter 2024: We will be reading and discussing the Letters of Peter, James and Jude.

For more information contact Martha Whittingham at or 865.599.8473.

Thursday Morning Bible Study

This group meets in Smith Hall on Thursday morning at 11:15-12:30pm. We are currently studying the Gospel of Luke, then Acts. We will take off the month of July. All are invited.

For information, contact Mary Ellen Jackson at

Friday Book Study

This group is taking a break during June and July. Check back to see what we'll start in August.

For information, contact Mary Ellen Jackson at

In Home Bible Studies

Small groups meet in homes to study the bible or other faith-related topics.  They typically meet twice a month.  Different groups meet on different days and times of the day.  For more information, contact Mary Ellen Jackson at or 803.507.1060.

Other Parish Studies

Please check the bulletin for other talks or study groups; we often have guest speakers or seasonal studies offered. Or contact Mary Ellen Jackson at or 803.507.1060.