"Common Ground," a six-week series for visitors and new members of Hixson United Methodist Church, 5301 Old Hixson Pike, will begin on Sunday, at 5 p.m.
An Ash Wednesday seervice will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 13.
July 21, 2016
July 20, 2016
Dana Shavin will speak at Christ Unity of Chattanooga on Sunday at the 11 a.m. service . Robert Worth will be providing special music. Christ Unity is located at 105 McBrien Road. (click for more)
Green thumbs I don’t have. Nor do I claim a love for gardening even in the most generic sense, but I’ve still made some observations to pass along. (You don’t have to be a credentialed airline ... (click for more)
According to the Southern Baptist Convention’s International Missions Board there are over 3,400 unreached and unengaged people groups across the globe. These are individuals who have never heard ... (click for more)
Green thumbs I don’t have. Nor do I claim a love for gardening even in the most generic sense, but I’ve still made some observations to pass along. (You don’t have to be a credentialed airline pilot to observe that jets fly fast and high, do you?) Some parts of the country have endured severe rains and flooding, but we’ve had little rain in our area. Lawns are brown, parched ... (click for more)
Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke is among delegates for Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention, which gets underway today (Monday) at Philadelphia. Here is the full list of Tennessee delegates and alternates: Hillary Clinton Delegates Calvin Anderson Christopher Ball Megan Barry Andy Berke Gary Bynum David Cambron David Cocke ... (click for more)
Tennesseans are showing up to vote early in the August 4 state primary and county general election. So far a total of 124,433 voters have voted early or cast absentee ballots. Early voting runs Mondays through Saturdays and ends Saturday, July 30 . The easiest way for voters to find their early voting and Election Day polling locations, ... (click for more)
“No people can be great, who have ceased to be virtuous.” Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784) Last week I witnessed first hand the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. As I observed the happenings within the Quicken Arena, the one theme that continued to pop up again and again, was Make America Great Again . Of course, that being ... (click for more)
There is a horrifying disease called spinal muscular atrophy type 2 that you wouldn’t wish on your worst enemy. What happens is the nerve cells in a person’s brain stem and spinal cord slowly die and, without the ability to voluntarily control your muscles, your body withers away in one of the most painful ways you can imagine. Jerika Bolen, age 14, can’t stand it any longer, nor ... (click for more)