Brainerd Baptist Has Several Upcoming Activities

Saturday, February 01, 2014

Women on Mission will meet together in Room 209 on Tuesday, February 4, at 10:30 a.m. at Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave. Jim Robertson will speak on his recent mission opportunity in West Africa where there are three teams being deployed in the next few months. The mission project for this month will be an offering to buy glasses for children in Uganda. Lunch will be served for $5.

Kevin and Laura Baggett will speak about what God has been doing in Argentina, on Friday, February 7, at 7 p.m. in the BX Loft. There will be a time of prayer for Kevin and Laura, their family, and the work in Buenos Aires. Anyone who has been to Argentina, plans to go to Argentina, or is interested in the work there is encouraged to attend and bring their family. Dates will be announced for future teams.

Saints Alive, Adults 62 plus, will meet Thursday, February 20 at 10:30 a.m., for the monthly meeting in the BX Loft. Dana Perry, a tax consultant from the firm Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, will be the speaker. Lunch will be catered for $6 per person.


GreenFaith Sunday And Dedication Of O’Dell Garden To Be Held Sunday At St. Paul’s Episcopal

The GreenFaith team at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 805 West 7th St., under the leadership of parishioner Bruce Blohm, invites you to 17 indoor and outdoor stations (with food and door prizes for all ages) on Gardening, Food, the Solar project for Elewana, Education Project in Kenya, Energy, Recycling (with Community Kitchen, Habitat ReStore), Transportation (with Bike Share, ... (click for more)

Chorus Peregrimus Will Sing Evensong At Christ Episcopal On May 4

The Chorus Peregrinus will sing Evensong at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 4, at Christ Episcopal Church, 663 Douglas St. at McCallie Avenue. A reception will follow in Fox Hall. Composed of singers from many different musical backgrounds with a variety of education, training, and experience, from basic knowledge to a Master’s Degree in Music, Chorus Peregrinus meets weekly and dedicates ... (click for more)

Catoosa Man Convicted Of Sexual Abuse Of 5 Young Girls Gets Life Plus 250 Years

A Catoosa County man convicted of the sexual abuse of five young girls and possession of child pornography has been sentenced to life plus 250 years. James Martin Ferris, 34, was found guilty after a recent trial. The day after his conviction, Judge Ralph Van Pelt set the sentence. Ferris on June 5, 2013, was indicted by the Catoosa County Grand Jury on 46 counts.   ... (click for more)

Rev. Jesse Jackson To Be Guest Speaker At City-Wide Peace And Love Rally On Friday

Rev. Jesse Jackson will be the speaker at the City Wide Peace and Love Rally at Olivet Baptist Church, 740 East ML King Blvd.,  on Friday, from 5:15-7 p.m. Rev. Jackson is the founder and president of Rainbow PUSH Coalition. Cedric Pendleton, actor and humanitarian with Have and Have Nots/House of Payne/Fantasia Story, will be the special guest. (click for more)

Use The Current Rail System Already In Place - And Response

Why spend $20 million or more on an unproven system to run from the Southside of Chattanooga when we already have the beginnings of a system?  The question apparently has surfaced of why the Choo Choo City doesn't have a rail line. We do have a rail line with the Tennessee Valley RR Museum and their hardware. And they already make runs from the Southside to close to Enterprise ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Clemson Prayer And Much More

Clemson’s football program, which has won 11 games in each of the past two years and was ranked 8 th in the nation after whipping Ohio State in this year’s Orange Bowl, has just been “blind-sided.” The Freedom from Religion Foundation claims Coach Dabo Sweeney and his staff are doing far too much “to promote Christianity to their student athletes.” Clemson promptly roared back ... (click for more)