Stuart Heights Baptists Hosts Easter At Coolidge March 31

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Stuart Heights Baptist Church will hold the 5th Annual Easter at Coolidge Community Egg Hunt and Worship Service at Coolidge Park from 9-11 a.m. on Sunday, March 31. Admission and parking are free and open to the public.

At 9 a.

m. on Easter morning, children up to age 11 will participate in an egg hunt of over 100,000 Easter eggs in Coolidge Park.  After the egg hunt, families are encouraged to stay for an open air worship service from 10-11 a.m., including contemporary worship music and a message by Senior Pastor Gary Jared.  Guests and members are encouraged to bring a picnic and stick around after the service for a chance to spend quality time with friends and family.

Before, during and after the egg hunt, face painters and story tellers will be set up to provide entertainment and share the gospel message with children.  Free coffee and Julie Darling Donuts will be available at the welcome pavilion, and greeters will be stationed around the park to provide information and help guests who are new to Easter at Coolidge.

 

Stuart Heights’ photographers will be offering a free family photo, printed on site, to the first 500 families who stop by the photo booth for a family portrait.  There will be a portable baptistery for doing baptisms after the service.


United Methodist Men Hold Several Events This Weekend

United Methodist Men will hold several events this weekend:  UMM prayer breakfast will be  Saturday , at 9  a.m.  with James Warren Cross as the speaker.  During  Sunday 's 11 a.m. service,  the Hon. Rev. Judge John McClarty will preach on "Break Every Chain".  The weekend will culminate at  5 p.m.  on  Sunday ... (click for more)

St. Elmo Missionary Baptist Holds Youth And Young Adult Day This Sunday

St. Elmo Missionary Baptist Church will hold its Youth and Young Adult Day Ministry on  June 14 during the 11 a.m.  worship service.  The guest speaker will be Minister Ron Jones of Abba’s House and the guest soloist will be Zapouria and Sharon Wadley.  The college and high school graduates along with other youth will be recognized for their accomplishments ... (click for more)

Woman, 25, Dies From Wreck On Barton Avenue

A 25-year-old woman has died from injuries received in a head-on accident on Barton Avenue in North Chattanooga on Saturday. The victim was Stephanie Kilburn . At approximately 2:25 p.m. , the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 800 Barton Ave. on an accident with injuries. V ehicle 1 was traveling southbound on Barton Avenue and failed to stop at a stop ... (click for more)

City Seeking Grant To Improve Signals At 32 Intersections

The city is seeking a $2 million federal grant to go along with $500,000 in city funds for a project to improve signals at 32 intersections. There would also be bike and pedestrian improvements. The routes include Brainerd Road, Lee Highway, Shallowford Road, Gunbarrel Road and Hamilton Place Boulevard. The application is for a Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Grant. (click for more)

Memorial Auditorium Flag Disgrace

How can it be that Memorial Auditorium, which was built to honor soldiers and sailors, displays our country’s flag in such a disgraceful manner?  Out of six poles on the front of the building only two battered flags remain.  Additionally, two old banners are attached to the wall that have long ago faded and look like they’ve seen better days. This is not acceptable ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Buy Ping Golf Clubs

As we set the charcoal, ice the drinks and prepare for Memorial Day, the first thing on my mind is to ask any golfers within my reach to consider buying and playing with Ping-brand golf clubs. Pings are made in America but there is a little something else you need to know, as told in an email I received earlier this week. I regret I do not know the author: * * * “On Monday, ... (click for more)