"The Waiting Is Over" will be Dr. Steven Wright's topic for the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, at Signal Mountain Baptist Church, 939 Ridgeway Ave. His text will be Luke 2:1-20.
A Christmas Eve worship service on Tuesday, will begin at 6 p.m.
November 20, 2014
November 19, 2014
Recently I was thinking – as is my habit, and also the title of this blog – about people that talk about how antiquated and irrelevant they perceive the Bible to be. It’s a thousands-of-years-old ... (click for more)
With thousands of lives being affected by war in Ukraine, the employees of the Church of God of Prophecy International Offices felt compelled to do their part to provide funds for feeding and ... (click for more)
The Jericho Brass, under the direction of Frank Hale, will perform a concert of Christmas music at the Signal Mountain Baptist Church, 939 Ridgeway Ave. at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7. During ... (click for more)
Recently I was thinking – as is my habit, and also the title of this blog – about people that talk about how antiquated and irrelevant they perceive the Bible to be. It’s a thousands-of-years-old book, they say, written and compiled in a totally different time, culture and environment. It no longer relates to contemporary living, they contend. That’s interesting, because many ... (click for more)
With thousands of lives being affected by war in Ukraine, the employees of the Church of God of Prophecy International Offices felt compelled to do their part to provide funds for feeding and sheltering displaced church members. As a result, a benevolence sale will take place Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon at the White Wing Publishing House on Keith Street. All funds raised will ... (click for more)
A sinkhole has prompted UTC officials to close off access to Grote Hall. Grote Hall employees have been told they do not need to report to work on Monday. Classes that are held in Grote Hall are called off for Monday. All other classes and campus activities are on for Monday. (click for more)
The Bradley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of Georgetown Road. The sheriff's office said Sunday night that the victim had died. The victim's name has not yet been released. A BCSO officer was waved down at the intersection of 25 th Street and Peerless Road by the driver of a vehicle who told the officer a gunshot victim ... (click for more)
Let's not be too quick to discard Common Core. A recent article in the Tennessean on Sunday detailed Common Core successes the Kingsport, Tennessee school system. I encourage you to read it. The article also noted that Tennessee was recently ranked as one of the fastest improving states in education after implementing portions of the Common Core curriculum ... (click for more)
The University of Virginia is, by any measure, one of the finest universities in the world. I have long admired it, whether covering dozens of sports events, cavorting with countless friends, or benefitting repeatedly from the surgical skills of the late world-class humanitarian Frank McCue. But today there is a terrible pall over “Mr. Jefferson’s university” – no, make that a ... (click for more)