New Worship Times And Classes Scheduled At Hixson 1st Baptist

Thursday, August 29, 2013
A new schedule for Sunday and Wednesday evenings at Hixson First Baptist, 5800 Grubb Road, will begin Sept. 4. Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. will be a light meal in the CLC. Family worship in the CLC begins at 6:05 with discipleship classes for all ages beginning at 6:30.
 
Sunday evening will begin at 5 p.m. with Family Night the first Sunday night of each month; second and fourth Sunday nights, Prayer service; third Sunday night, regular church conference and fifth Sunday, Sunday night singing.
 Sunday morning worship is at 10:45, with Sunday school and Bible study at 9:30.
 
A "Shepherding Women in Pain: Real Women, Real Issues" class will begin Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 6:30 p.m. in the Bride's Room. See Anna Wilkins for more information.
 
The Women's Fall Retreat will be Sept. 6-7 at Camp Mananatha in Scottsboro, Ala. The cost is $40 per person, with a deadline to sign up Wednesday, Sept. 4.
 
A men's Bible study, Temptation: Standing Strong Against Temptation," a study of the Book of James, will begin Sept. 4 at 6:30 p.m. See Terry Nida or sign up in the Worship Foyer.

Inner Peace Church Job Fair To Be Held On Saturday

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Scenic City Women's Network April Luncheon Is Thursday

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Pedestrian Struck And Dragged An Estimated 4 Blocks Early Friday Morning Was Levi S. Youster, 22

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Flash Flood Warning Issued For Hamilton County; Cancellations And Road Closings Announced

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Proud Of Hometown Boy Turned Global Leader, Bob Corker

Time Magazine has it right.  Not only is Chattanooga’s own U.S. Senator Bob Corker one of the “100 Most Influential People in the World,” but he is probably now the most prominent leader in the history of our city.   At a time of extreme frustration with Washington and Congress in general, Bob continues to rise above the division and rancor to build consensus and solve ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Our Leathernecks At Tripoli

I don’t want anybody to get excited, because this happened over 200 years ago, but if you ever wondered why we call our Marines “Leathernecks,” the tale of the Barbary Pirates is pretty intriguing. It is a great rainy-day read and proof America’s problems with Muslim terrorists are hardly new. Around 1800 the people who lived on what was called the Barbary Coast of North Africa ... (click for more)