This Week’s Message


  • Mar18

    Events at COTC

    March 18 - April 5

    In accordance with recommendations from the CDC, COTC will not gather for any on-campus events for the next several weeks. We will continue to monitor all relevant information and extend this timeline if necessary. If you're currently registered for an event, our team will reach out to you with upda

  • Apr28

    Social Gathering

    April 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    If you’re looking for a way to get to know some other people at COTC East, join us for a social gathering at Rosemary (1102 Forrest Ave). See you then!

  • Jun8

    KidCity Day Camp

    June 8 - June 12

    We are so excited to partner with Church of the City Spring Hill for Summer Day camp for our elementary students! During camp you child will experience meaningful lessons built into activities that are both fun and character building. Click here to learn more or to register!

Stream online – Sundays at 10AM


Matt Smallbone is an Australian who won the right to live in the USA via the green card lottery (yes, that is actually a thing). Matt met his wife, Mary, in the 11th grade, and they are the proud parents of four energetic kids: Isaac, Caleb, Jack & Eliana. They have lived in the USA since 2005. Prior to their move to Nashville, Matt and his family lived in Ormond Beach, FL, where Matt served as a pastor at Salty Church. His resumé also includes science teacher in Australia’s wild west, professional bass player with Michael W. Smith, booking agent for motivational speakers, and music director at The People’s Church. Matt enjoys Costa Rican coffee, Fender Precision basses, Thai food, cricket, and 90’s music.