Bishop Of Abredeen And Orkney Leads Services At St. Paul's Episcopal Feb. 1-2

Thursday, January 23, 2014

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, at 305 West Seventh at Pine Street, will host a Very Special Weekend with the Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney, Scotland, on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 1-2. 

A Quiet Day will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1.  The Mission Imperative will be "to be with Jesus and to go for Jesus." The Right Reverend Dr. Robert A. Gillies will lead meditations on Matthew 26:36-46 Stay awake with me, Luke 24:13-35 Stay with us and John 4:1-45 Come and See.

All adults are invited.  Make a reservation by calling 602-5660 or email amy@stpaulschatt.org to plan for lunch. 

The Feast of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Temple will be Sunday, Feb. 2.  Tehre will be preaching and teaching by Rev. Dr. Gillies.  

Here is the schedule:  

8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist - Sermon: Becoming holy and living God’s glory

9:15 a.m. Adult Forum - “Mary’s sorrow is predicted — how can we picture it ourselves?”

10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist - Sermon: Recognising, acknowledging and sharing the news of Jesus

4:00 p.m. Choral Evensong - A Celebration of the Feast of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Temple, with Candlemas Procession, Homily: Take courage and be strong. 



New Covenant Fellowship Church To Celebrate 20th Anniversary

The New Covenant Fellowship Church and its founding pastor, Dr. Bernie Miller will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Friday, July 8, with a concert featuring Grammy and Stellar award winning gospel artist, Kurt Carr and the Kurt Carr singers. The public is invited to attend. Tickets are $20. A church picnic is also planned for Saturday, July 9, from 12-3 p.m. on the Cumberland ... (click for more)

Grace Church Of The Nazarene Hosts God And Country Celebration

The public is invited to a God and Country Celebration on  Sunday, July 3, at 10:30 a.m.  at Grace Church of the Nazarene, 6310 Dayton Blvd., Hixson, Tn. 37343.   (click for more)

2 Wrecks Temporarily Close I-75 Northbound At Exit 11 On Wednesday Morning

Due to two wrecks that occurred early Wednesday morning, I- 75 northbound at exit 11 has been temporarily closed while emergency crews continue to work both accidents.  Traffic was being rerouted to Old Lee Highway to avoid the accident scene.   It is unclear at this time how long this portion of the freeway will be closed, authorities said at 6 a.m.. (click for more)

Teen Shot Multiple Times On 4th Avenue; 2nd Youth Shot Twice On Pinewood Avenue; Woman Shot Twice On 25th Street

A teen was shot multiple times on 4th Avenue on Monday night. The victim was 19-year-old JaMarcus Davis. A second teen, 18-year-old Jaylain Ballard, was shot twice early Tuesday morning on Pinewood Avenue. Marion Heard, 45, was shot twice early Tuesday morning on 25th Street. In the first incident, Chattanooga Police responded at 7:20 p.m. to the area of the 2600 block ... (click for more)

General Bell: Chattanooga Needs The Coolidge Medal Of Honor Heritage Center - And Response (7)

I'm pleased and indeed compelled to let you know a bit more about the exciting and most honorable "Charles H. Coolidge Medal of Honor Heritage Center" planned for Coolidge Park.     Here's what the Heritage Center will be:  It will be a fitting capstone for Chattanooga's Coolidge Park on Northshore in downtown Chattanooga.  While this exceptional Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What You Leave Behind

Randy Travis, one of the best at singing country songs that has ever been, had a song about three people who got killed when an 18-wheeler missed a stop sign. There was a farmer and a teacher, a hooker and a preacher on this bus and Randy tells us: “One's headed for vacation, one for higher education, An' two of them were searchin' for lost souls.” In that wonderful song, the ... (click for more)