Fall Festival Signups At First Baptist Church

Thursday, October 4, 2012

The Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat  at First Baptist Church, 401 Gateway Ave. will be Saturday, Oct. 27, from 4-6 p.m. Included will be hot dogs, popcorn, a dessert walk, games, face painting and art and kiss the pig. There will also be a chili cook off. Register to compete in the cook-off or to register your trunk by signing up in Sunday school or by contacting the office at 423 648-2542 or betty@fbcchattanooga.org.  Prizes will be given for trunk or treat most creative, most unusual, best all around and  children's choice award.

Dr. Thomas Quisenberry will speak at the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, on "He Is Not Ashamed," with Hebrews 1:1-4 and 2:5-12 with text. World Communion Sunday will be observed. Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m. and fellowship time at 10:30 a.m.



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