Awaken Old City exists to know and make known the reality of the love of Jesus Christ.


Jesus is the center. (John 14:6, 1 Peter 2:6)

The Bible is truth (John 1:1, 2 Timothy 3:16)

We pray big prayers (Matthew 10:8, John 16:24)

Community is our Vehicle. (Acts 2:42-47, Hebrew 10:25)

We are contributors, not consumers (Galatians 5:13, 1 Peter 4:10)

We honor one another above ourselves (Romans 12:10, John 13:34)

Christ in us will bring hope to Knoxville and the World (Matthew 12:21, Acts 1:8, Acts 13:49)