Event For Men Begins At Concord Baptist

Thursday, January 16, 2014

The first LEAD For Men event at Concord Baptist Church, 7025 East Brainerd Road, is scheduled for Friday evening, Jan 24 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. There is no cost to attend. Registration with the church office is open until Thursday evening, Jan 23.

LEAD is a ministry concept dedicated to equip men to become godly leaders. It is for all men, single or married, young or old, and will be provided in the form of four to six annual seminars. These seminars will last two to three hours and will cover a variety of topics that challenge men, including: taking responsibility, learning to live with your wife in an understanding way, cultivating Biblical friendship with other men, leading family devotions, disciplining children, discovering your identity in Christ, and more.


More Than Money Matters Workshop At Resurrection Lutheran

Resurrection Lutheran Church and Thrivent Financial announced they will host a More than Money Matters workshop series. This is a four session series, created by Thrivent Financial, that’s designed to equip participants with tools and information to help manage money wisely and make spending decisions that align with their goals and values. During the workshop, participants will ... (click for more)

Second Missionary Baptist Church Evangelism School Begins 2014 Fall Session

Registration for fall classes begins Monday at 6 p.m., at Second Missionary Baptist Church, 2305 E. Third St.  There is no tuition fee for the classes but a small book fee for each class.  For further information contact SMBC office at 624-9097. Currently there are students attending the school who represent thirty different churches in the Chattanooga and the North ... (click for more)

Rhasean Lowry, 34, Charged In Death of 3-Year-Old Girl

Rhasean Lowry, 34, was arrested for abusing a three-year-old girl, and then criminal homicide after she died. Last Tuesday, the Chattanooga Police Department was called on a suspected child abuse case. Lowry took the victim to a local hospital and he stated the victim fell down steps. Doctors advised that the victim’s injuries were the result of blunt force trauma consistent ... (click for more)

City IDB Member Who Made Motion For $9 Million Black Creek TIF Had Not Lived In City For Years

A City Industrial Development Board (IDB) member who made the motion to approve a controversial $9 million Black Creek Tax Increment Financing (TIF) had not lived in the city for years, City Attorney Wade Hinton confirmed. Chris Ramsey, a BlueCross BlueShield official, was not present at an IDB meeting on Tuesday morning. Five other board members were. Citizen Helen Burns ... (click for more)

Decimating The Chattanooga Public Library

Corinne Hill claims that the library is just undergoing a normal weeding process for eliminating books.  She has bragged that she's responsible for the elimination of over 100,000 books - with more to go. "Normal" weeding is not rampant throwing away.  Yes, books go to the Friends for their sale - where they get $2 for a $75 book and thousands wind up being recycled ... (click for more)

The Many Lessons I Learned From Helen McDonald Exum

Helen McDonald Exum was my friend and mentor. As I think of her passing I can only imagine the celebration that is happening in heaven as the news of her arrival is being told. I am sure that there is a party that not only has she organized but that there is not a detail that has been left to chance. I am sure that it is the grandest of events, for you see, she has been planing ... (click for more)