Fall programming will begin on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 410 McCallie Ave. Prime Time Wednesday begins with dinner from 5:15 to 6 p.m., by reservation. Cantad! Youth Ensemble is at 5:15 p.m., Children's Choirs at 6 p.m., Chancel Ringers at 6 p.m., Adult Bible studies and classes at 6 p.m., children's programs at 6 p.m., youth at 6 p.m.and Chancel Choir at 7 p.m.
Classes to begin Sept. 4 are "Intimacy with God: A Wesleyan Look at Christ Growing In and Through Us," led by the Rev. Duke Walker, executive director of the Chattanooga House of Prayer; "The Entitlement-Free Child: Raising Confident and Responsible Kids in a Me, Mine, Now Culture," led by Beverley Trobaugh, director of First-Centenary's Children's Enrichment Center; "Couch to 5K," meeting in the Oak Street Center lobby where Jeremy Christopher will lead on a run through downtown; "Who Was Jesus Really?," led by the Rev. Chris Black.
A Busy Mom's Group Bible study will begin Sept. 9 on Mondays from 9:30 to 11 a.m., led by the Rev. Brian Davis. For information or register, contact him at email@example.com.
The United Methodist Women general meeting will be Monday, Sept. 9, at 11 a.m. in Rooms 101-102 in the Oak Street Center. The Rev. Barry Kidwell will talk about his work with Roma Gypsies of Europe. Reservations for dinner must be in by Sept. 5 by contacting Peg Tinney at 423 499-9783.
Dr. Linda McDaniel will speak at the 8:30 and 40:45 a.m. sanctuary worship services on Sunday, on "Royalty That Serves," with text from I Peter 2:4-10. the Rev. Brian Davis will speak in The Vine a 10:45 on The Gospel According to Duck Dynasty, "Willie Stay or Willie Go".