New Beth Moore Bible Study Offered At Burks UMC

Friday, September 6, 2013
"Sacred Secrets," a new six-session study from Beth Moore, will begin Sunday, at 5 p.m. in Room 32 at Burks United Methodist Church, 6433 Hixson Pike.
 
The Wednesday Fall Together Schedule begins at 5 p.m. Sept. 11, with handbells and dinner at 6 p.m.,  CWB, at 6:30 p.m., Kingdom Kids, Fall Gatherings, Pastor's Study and Soul Feast, and at 7:30 p.m., chancel choir.
 
The Fall Gatherings topic will be "War -- What is It Good For?" At Kingdom Kids, Matt Galas will lead a time of gospel center learning through Bible stories and worship.
 

Burks United Methodist Men's monthly breakfast will be Saturday, Sept. 14, at 8:30 a.m. The Rev. Rowland Buck will speak on "Be Strong and Courageous." Make reservations at church@burks.org or call 842-4219.

Keith Baptist Has VBS June 19-23

Keith Baptist Church invites the community to their Galactic Starveyors Vacation Bible School June 19-23 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.  With a theme of Searching the Visible - Discovering the Invisible, classes are available for all ages nursery to adult.  Snacks are provided each night, ending with a BBQ on Friday.  The church is at 1573 Keith Road in Tunnel Hill. ... (click for more)

Keith Baptist Church Presents Ordained Ministries On June 11

Ordained Ministries will be in concert at Keith Baptist Church on  Sunday, June 11, at 10:30 a.m.  as part of the church's homecoming services.   Following the service, a covered dish dinner will be served in the church's fellowship hall. The community is encouraged to attend. The church is at 1573 Keith Road in Tunnel Hill, Ga.   For ... (click for more)

Fire Destroys Commercial Building On Dodson Avenue

Chattanooga firefighters responded to a commercial fire shortly after 1 a.m. Monday.   Captain Wadie Suttles with Engine 4 said heavy smoke and flames were visible when the first of four fire companies arrived on the scene at 3019 Dodson Ave. As firefighters forced their way inside to began an interior attack, Captain Suttles called for a second alarm response to bring ... (click for more)

Bradley Detectives Investigating Death Of 18-Month-Old Child; Foul Play Not Suspected At This Time

Detectives in the Bradley County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division are investigating the death of an 18-month old child that occurred Saturday evening.   Multiple phone calls into the 911 Communications Center led to patrol deputies responding to a residence on Lowery Street, N.E. Upon arrival deputies discovered a deceased child inside the residence, which ... (click for more)

What We Owe Our Veterans

As our church, Warren Chapel AME Church  paid honors to the veterans and my viewing of the PBS feature,  Sunday , evening, I began to feel and think differently than before. Each year to sort of "go all out" celebrating Veteran's Day.  WE provide flags, certificates, notes of appreciation and acknowledgements.  My  brother, father and grandfather were ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Good, Bad & Ugly

Last week I came across a wonderful story about one of my favorite personal causes – preventing suicide – and the response to the article (“A Suicide Letter”) was heavy. Many people appreciated what I had gleaned from the “I Am Second” website and, among the emails was a plea for help from a single mother, desperate to help her son. I immediately passed her email “up the ladder” ... (click for more)