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.

Interfaith Panel Of Chattanooga To Make Presentation On April 4

The Interfaith Panel of Chattanooga will make its next presentation at  7 p.m. on   Tuesday, April 4,  at Christ United Methodist Church; 8645 E. Brainerd Road.    Panelists and their faith communities are Nur Sisworahardjo, Islam; Sush Shantha, Hinduism; Tad Beaty, Atheism; Michael Dzik, Judaism; and Steve Bovell, Christianity.  Charles ... (click for more)

Pre-Mother's Day Luncheon Is May 6 At Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 901 G.W. Davis Dr., will sponsor a Pre-Mother's Day Luncheon, "Daughters of the King" on Saturday, May 6, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  Guest speaker will be Mrs Evelyn Braxton, mother of the Braxtons. Donation is $15, with proceeds to benefit the youth ministry.  For tickets or more information, contact Pat Shackleford-Gray at 423-227-4883 ... (click for more)

Finley Stadium Board Members Step In After Paul Smith, Staff Depart

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Man Seriously Injured in Apartment Fire On Hickory Valley Road

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Slaxxon Regret - And Response

Back in the seventies my three oldest brothers had a buddy named Steve Slack. “Slack” was a star soccer player at Baylor and he grew up on Lookout Mountain, which is where I grew up. He and Jimmy, Henry and Bill went to the University of Virginia where they were roommates in an old, beat up house that was painted pink. Naturally, the place became known as the “Pink Palace” but lest ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: OK, Sis, Off You Go

I’ve got to do something to adjust my sense of humor but fear there is not a big enough wrench. Rasmea Yousef Odeh, who is a naturalized American citizen from Jordan, was one of the principal figures in January’s Women’s March on Washington and had an equal starring role in the most recent “Day Without Women” protests in America. I’m all for equal rights for women yet I was appalled ... (click for more)