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.


Children's AWANA Ministry Starts At Middle Cross Baptist

Middle Cross Baptist Church, 4009 Norcross Road, Hixson, has begun its Awana ministry for children ages 3-17. The Awana program is each Wednesday from 6:30-8 p.m. Van service is provided by contacting Pastor Ed Gravett at 423-877-5742 . "Awana offers a fun, proven approach for early evangelism and discipleship. Scripture-based programs and exciting games attract families, ... (click for more)

Covenant Hosts Panel By 3 Pastors Discussing Situation In Ferguson, Mo.

This Saturday, in conjunction with the  Leadership Development Resource Weekend  co-hosted by Covenant, a free panel discussion will be offered in Covenant’s chapel with three PCA pastors from St. Louis. These pastors will discuss the long-term response to racial inequality in Ferguson and beyond, as well as how the church has been affected by these events. The panel ... (click for more)

Bradley, 24, Charged In Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy At Soddy Daisy

Justin Dale Bradley has been charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-year-old child, who was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday and later died. Authorities said Bradley, 24, is the boyfriend of the child's mother. The mother earlier took out an order of protection against Bradley, and he was arrested for violating the order. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s ... (click for more)

Shooting Of 15-Year-Old Began As Argument Between Teens

According to police, the Tuesday night shooting of a juvenile on Taylor Street started as an argument between the two young men. Terry Marshell Smith Jr., 19, was arrested the following day. Police said the former Hixson High School student shot the juvenile in the shoulder after their argument and then fled the scene.  According to police, Smith admitted to the shooting. ... (click for more)

Better Plan For Walnut Street Hotel

Mitch Patel and his Vision Hospitality Group have unveiled a revised plan for a hotel on Walnut Street. It is much better than the one proposed two years ago. By having no curb cuts on Walnut Street, it makes that special block near the bridge more inviting and safer for pedestrians. Deliveries would be off Riverfront Parkway and hotel access (valet parking) would be off Aquarium ... (click for more)

Thanks For Making The Southern Brewers Festival A Success

Now that the dust has settled I'd like to thank Chattanooga for supporting the Southern Brewers Festival and making it yet another very successful event.    For those who do not know - the SBF benefits the Chattanooga chapter of Kids on the Block and the Chattanooga Community Kitchen.  As a partner helping the SBF with volunteers, sponsorships and the overall production ... (click for more)