Dr. Hunt Is Monday's Guest Speaker At Brainerd Baptist

Friday, August 16, 2013
Dr. Johnny Hunt, pastor of First Baptist Church, Woodstock, GA, and former president of the Southern Baptist Convention, will be the guest preacher this Monday, at 6:30 p.m. for the summer preacher series at Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave. 

A Men's Bible Study, "A Man And His Traps," will begin this Wednesday. Divorce Care, a weekly support group, will begin this Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in BX CrossTies, Room 281. The cost is $15. For information, contactdivorcecare@brainerdbaptist.org


Keith Baptist Church Presents Ordained Ministries On June 11

Ordained Ministries will be in concert at Keith Baptist Church on  Sunday, June 11, at 10:30 a.m.  as part of the church's homecoming services.   Following the service, a covered dish dinner will be served in the church's fellowship hall. The community is encouraged to attend. The church is at 1573 Keith Road in Tunnel Hill, Ga.   For ... (click for more)

Rotary Club Of Hamilton Place Chattanooga Hosts Pastor Appreciation Event

The Rotary Club of Hamilton Place Chattanooga celebrated pastors by hosting a Pastor Appreciation Event.   Pastors from several local churches were invited by club members and attended the event. (click for more)

Fire Destroys Commercial Building On Dodson Avenue

Chattanooga firefighters responded to a commercial fire shortly after 1 a.m. Monday.   Captain Wadie Suttles with Engine 4 said heavy smoke and flames were visible when the first of four fire companies arrived on the scene at 3019 Dodson Ave. As firefighters forced their way inside to began an interior attack, Captain Suttles called for a second alarm response to bring ... (click for more)

Bradley Detectives Investigating Death Of 18-Month-Old Child; Foul Play Not Suspected At This Time

Detectives in the Bradley County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division are investigating the death of an 18-month old child that occurred Saturday evening.   Multiple phone calls into the 911 Communications Center led to patrol deputies responding to a residence on Lowery Street, N.E. Upon arrival deputies discovered a deceased child inside the residence, which ... (click for more)

What We Owe Our Veterans

As our church, Warren Chapel AME Church  paid honors to the veterans and my viewing of the PBS feature,  Sunday , evening, I began to feel and think differently than before. Each year to sort of "go all out" celebrating Veteran's Day.  WE provide flags, certificates, notes of appreciation and acknowledgements.  My  brother, father and grandfather were ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Memorial Day In Just Six Seconds

John Kelly, who is now our Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, was among the greatest of all generals in United States history as a leader in the Marine Corps. In 2010 he was speaking to the Marine Corps’ Semper Fi Society in St. Louis when – towards the end of his talk – he offered what I believe is the most brilliant explanation of what Memorial Day is that I have ... (click for more)