Wednesday Programs Begin At Lookout Mountain Presbyterian

Friday, August 30, 2013

"God is the Source of the Gospel," with text from Galatians 1:11-24, will be the subject for worship services on Sunday, at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church, 310 North Bragg, Lookout Mountain. Jared Huffman will speak at the 8:10, 9:30 and 11 a.m. sanctuary services and Aaron Tolson will speak at the 9:30 and 112 a.m. service in Fellowship Hall.

Registration for Family Camp begins Sept. 3. Mark you calendar, spots fill up early. Camp dates are Sept. 27-29.

Bible studies for all women begin the week of Sept. 3 (after Labor Day.) Look for the posters around the church for more information on locations and schedule. 

Children's choirs for grades 1-3 and 4-5 will begin Sept. 4. Parents, sign your children up in the fellowship hall lobby. 

Chancel Choir for adults begins on Sept. 4. Please contact scottf@lmpc.org if you would like to be involved!

A men's Bible study begins on Sept. 11 and 6:30 a.m. David Arthur will teach on Paul's powerful letter to the Phillipians.

The next Inquirers' Class will start Sept. 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the Conference Room, for those who wish to join the church or just want to learn more about what we believe. The class will meet for an hour each Wednesday night until Oct. 16. Nursery is provided. 


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Roy Exum: Dr. Palmer, You’re Toast

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