Hixson United Methodist Golden Agers Meet Monday

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

The Golden Agers at Hixson United Methodist Church, 5301 Old Hixson Pike, will meet on Monday, at noon in the Fellowship Hall. The guest speaker will be Andy Mendonsa of Widows Harvest Ministry.

The Austin Peay State University Chamber Singes will be in concert in the sanctuary on Saturday, March 9,  at 7 p.m.

A nine-week series of classes from Financial Peace University will begin Wednesday, March 13, at 6:15 p.m. The cost will be $89.

A Men's Breakfast will be Saturday, March 16, at 8 a.m. at the church. The speaker will be retired NFL football kicker Herman Weaver. Make reservations with the church office.



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