2022 Graduate Recognition

Congratulations to all 2022 Graduates. We want you to know we are proud of you!

Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and your plans will succeed. Proverbs 16:3

Take a moment to celebrate our grads and learn more about them below.

Click here to leave them a comment or an encouraging note on our Facebook Page!

Daniel Seehorn

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: University High

Grad’s Future Plans?: Attending ETSU in the fall, majoring in Biology and Criminal Justice.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Philippians 4:13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

We are so proud of the young man you have become. We are excited to see what your future holds. Continue to keep God first and seek his will. We love you!

Hunter Seehorn

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: ETSU

Grad’s Future Plans?: Attending graduate school for digital marketing.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Isaiah 41:10 Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be afraid, for I am your God. I will strengthen you; I will surely help you; I will uphold you with My right hand of righteousness.

We are so proud of all your accomplishments! Continue to seek God’s will for your life. We love you!

Makenna Hoffman

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Science Hill High School

Grad’s Future Plans?: East Tennessee State University majoring in Elementary Education.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: Grateful to be baptized at GFC.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Phil 4:13

Makenna, we are so excited to see where God leads you! You have helped so many people already and we can’t wait to see what your future holds! We are so proud to call you our daughter! We love you! Mom and Dad

Jack Davis

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Science Hill High School

Grad’s Future Plans?: Attend UTK, majoring in mechanical engineering and minoring in business.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: He has gained fellowship with lifelong friends that have helped him grow in his faith.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Psalm 23:1-4

We are so proud of you. We cannot wait to see what the future holds for you. Don’t be changed by the world, be the change in the world and always let God guide your path.

Jake Oligny

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: Tennessee Tech

Grad’s Future Plans?: Jake is a Transmission Line Engineer at Patterson & Dewar Engineers

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: Jake was active in Grace Kids and Grace Students as well as served on the Grace Kids and Childcare teams.

All the hard work is finally paying off! So very proud of you!

Rachel Killian

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: University of Georgia

Grad’s Future Plans?: Working in the fashion industry in NYC.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: I grew up going to Grace and volunteered for many years in the children’s ministry.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Isaiah 26:8

We are very proud of all your hard work. Chase your dreams!

Rebekah Killian

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: University of Georgia

Grad’s Future Plans?: Moving to NYC to work in Fashion

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: Grown up going to GFC, baptized here, and worked in gfc kids for years

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Psalm 34:4

We are so proud of you!! 🙂
Mom & Dad

Carlisle Jarnigan

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Homeschool

Grad’s Future Plans?: Carlisle will attend Liberty University in the fall, majoring in English and minoring in Journalism.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: GFC has provided an awesome group of girls for Carlisle to grow with throughout high school. The Worship Team has also been an incredible experience for her, and she is excited to keep growing in her faith.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Numbers 6:24-26

Carlisle, remember to seek God with all you have, help as many people as you can, and try to take joy in it all. Success is living in such a way that others breathe easier. Be the light, sweet girl, and go far.

Luke Milam

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Homeschooled

Grad’s Future Plans?:  Attending ETSU in the fall to pursue a degree in Psychology

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: We began attending GFC around the time we began homeschooling. GFC Student Ministries allowed Luke the chance to stay in close contact with his friends. It gave him a safe environment to develop friendships and a closer relationship with God.

Luke, we are so proud of you and your accomplishments. You have a heart for others, and we are excited to see how God uses that in your future plans. Congratulations and we love you! Mom & Dad

Madison Willis

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: ETSU

Grad’s Future Plans?: Madison will begin Graduate School in August majoring in Occupational Therapy at Milligan University.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: The Lord led our family to GFC in 2018. Madison began volunteering with Grace Kids and has continued to serve as a small group leader each Sunday morning during the early service. She then attends the 11:00 service with her family. GFC has helped Madison learn the importance of serving in the church and not just attending the church.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: Romans 8:6 The mind governed by the flesh is death,but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.
& Esther 4:14 You were born for such a time as this

Your dad and I are proud of you for so many reasons, but we are most proud of who you are and your daily profession of faith. Your kind and humble heart continues to amaze us and the God’s love is evident in all you do. Continue to follow the path that He has set for you and keep your eyes on Him. We love you so very much!

Sydney Olds

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Providence Academy

Grad’s Future Plans?: ETSU- received Global Citizens Scholarship and plans to do Biology/Medical Research

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: GFC has been part of our village bringing her to this point.

Grad’s favorite scripture?: 1 Corinthians 13:1-3

We love you and are so proud of the woman you have grown into! May God Bless you Always!!!

Amelia Sutherland

They are graduating from: High School

Name of School: Science Hill High School

Grad’s Future Plans?: Amelia will pursue a psychology degree from ETSU to eventually become a forensic psychologist.

How has GFC been a part of their journey?: GFC has been impactful since we began in 2014; Amelia’s Access ministry service with her friend Grayson has been life-changing and we are extremely grateful for that.

Amelia, we are so proud of your accomplishments and we love you so much. May God guide your way as you pursue your goals and dreams. We are honored to come along for the ride. Be true to yourself and know that we are always here. We love you!
Mom & Dad

Daniel Everhart

They are graduating from: College

Name of School: King University

Grad’s Future Plans?: Daniel will be the Graduate Assistant for the King University golf team while pursuing his MBA through King’s accelerated MBA program.

We are so proud of you, Daniel! We love you and can’t wait to see what God has in store for you next!
Love, Mom, Dad & Adam