Mitch McClure Speaks On "Sometimes You Just Have To March" On Sunday

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Middle Valley Church of God, at 1703 Thrasher Pike in Hixson, announced that Pastor Mitch McClure will speak on the topic, "Sometimes You Just Have To March" in the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday. This message will focus on the story of the people of Israel marching around the city of Jericho.  God gave them victory as they followed His instructions.  The message will relate how Christians today can experience victory in their lives as they follow the instruction of God.
  Middle Valley Church of God will be joining the Bible in School Gathering at Loftis Middle School on Sunday, at 6 p.m.  
 
Each Wednesday at 7 p.m. classes are made available for all age groupings.  Pastor McClure is presently leading a Bible study called, "Developing A Spiritual Strategy." It is partially based on a book by Tony Evans and is being taught in the Administrative Classroom of the church.  
 
Sunday School is available each Sunday at 9:30 a.m. with classes for all age groupings. 
 
Middle Valley Church of God has established a 24-hour prayer line.  The 24-hour telephone number is 423 843-1539 and is available for confidential prayer requests.  Each request received will be included in prayer ministry of the church. 
 
Middle Valley Church of God was founded in 1946 and has served the Middle Valley community from the same location concentrating on community ministry with various ministry partnerships.  For additional information, please contact Pastor McClure at 423 843-1539.  Pastor McClure can also be followed on Facebook and Twitter (@McClure1Mitch).

First Presbyterian Church Of Chattanooga Announces Its Annual World Missions Conference — Alpha And Omega

The public is invited to the Alpha And Omega missions conference at First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga to be held Oct. 12-15.  Featured speakers are Rankin Wilbourne, lead pastor of Pacific Crossroads Church of Los Angeles, Ca., Bob Klamser, executive director of Crisis Consulting, International, and Dr. Enoch Wang, executive director of the China Partnership. Sunday ... (click for more)

St. Timothy's Supper Club Meets Sept. 26

St. Timothy's Supper Club meets Friday, Sept. 26, at 7 p.m.at the home of Bill and Bess Steverson, on Signal Mountain. Please bring a dish to share and a beverage of your choice. For more information, please call Janet Fisher at 886-5221. Children’s choirs are underway and additional children are welcome to join.  Choristers (ages 8-12) ... (click for more)

Sewell Says City, EPB "Close" On Amount Owed By Utility To City On Street Light Overbilling

City Internal Auditor Stan Sewell told City Council members on Tuesday that EPB and the city are "close" on the amount owed by the utility to the city on street light overbilling. Mr. Sewell said the city computed the amount at about $1.2 million, while he said EPB's auditing firm, Mauldin and Jenkins, has it at $1.5 million for an 89-month period that was audited. Mr. Sewell ... (click for more)

City Council Votes 5-4 On New Process For Naming IDB Members

The City Council voted Tuesday night 5-4 to set up a new process for naming members to the Industrial Development Board (IDB), which currently has four vacancies. The process includes three City Council panels: A (Districts 1, 2, 3), B (Districts 4, 5, 6), and C (Districts 7, 8, 9). Group A will fill two of the vacancies and Groups B and C one each. Agreement ... (click for more)

Why So Much For A Rail Study?

From the things that make you go hmm department. Ok, so the feds are giving us $400k and the city is kicking in another $300k for a total of $700k to do a study on having in town rail service. Why so much for a study? Don't get me wrong, I'm totally down with Chattanooga having some passenger trains running around. I get that. It's awesome. We've needed it for a long time. I ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: I’m Certainly No Expert

Sometime on Monday night, after I had written a piece on getting swatted with a switch as a kid, I got an email from ESPN Canada asking if I would be a televised guest on “Off the Record,” the most watched daily sports show in Canada. The subject: corporal punishment in America. Are you kidding me? I am hardly an expert. All weekend my world of sports and its excitement was warped ... (click for more)