Vacation Bible School begins Monday at 6 p.m. at Rock Island Baptist.
Rock Island is at 2106 Camden Street off Dodson Avenue, where Rev. Ron Cook, Sr. is pastor.
This event is open to all ages. For more information, call the church at 629-1704.
November 24, 2015
November 23, 2015
I’m not sure I’m good enough to be happy. This revelation has occasionally popped up like an untimely pimple. A frightening glance in the mirror reveals that the lion-share of the thieves ... (click for more)
The fourth annual Keyboards At Christmas will be offered on Dec. 12, at 3 p.m. and Dec. 13, at 5 p.m. at the Brainerd Baptist Church sanctuary. Using six ... (click for more)
So, here we are on the cusp of the Christmas season, and Starbucks is providing coffee cups in traditional red and green, but with nary a snowflake, reindeer, snowman, Santa Claus or Christmas ... (click for more)
I’m not sure I’m good enough to be happy. This revelation has occasionally popped up like an untimely pimple. A frightening glance in the mirror reveals that the lion-share of the thieves of my contentment are due to deficits in me. Not that God will make happiness envelop me like a warm, goose-down, winter parka if I can simply muster enough goodness, as if happiness ... (click for more)
The fourth annual Keyboards At Christmas will be offered on Dec. 12, at 3 p.m. and Dec. 13, at 5 p.m. at the Brainerd Baptist Church sanctuary. Using six grand pianos, a pipe organ, and more than a dozen pianists, Keyboards at Christmas is a celebration of the birth of Christ featuring traditional sacred Christmas ... (click for more)
Christina Strickland, 35, was shot on Thursday. Chattanooga Police were informed that a shooting victim had arrived by personal vehicle at a local hospital. A Violent Crimes investigator responded and interviewed her. She suffered a single non-life threatening injury to the ankle. She was unable to provide any information about her location when she was injured ... (click for more)
A home was damaged by fire early Thursday morning. The Chattanooga Fire Department received a fire call at 3:48 a.m. and responded to 1825 Dixon Street with four fire companies. The family inside the home was awakened by a passerby knocking at the door. All of them quickly made their way outside the home to safety. Once firefighters ... (click for more)
After being thankful for the grace of God, my family and good health, this year I have an extra helping of gratitude to live in a special place called Chattanooga. We endured the trauma of terrorism on July 16 and emerged more united and stronger than ever before. We claim our heritage and celebrate our diversity like no other city in America. We honor our ... (click for more)
I can’t really remember when I first started this – sometime in the 1970s – but my favorite column every year comes during Thanksgiving when I literally pause and use my fingers to thank God for all His richest blessings. The year 2015 has been bountiful so here are just a few of the things I will carry in my heart as I take my place at today’s table: I AM THANKFUL that tomorrow, ... (click for more)