"Wholly And Holy Perfect" Is Topic Sunday At 1st Baptist

Thursday, February 20, 2014

"Wholly and Holy Perfect" will be the Rev. Michael Sepulveda's topic for the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, at First Baptist Church, 401 Gateway Ave. His text will be Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18 and Matthew 3:38-48. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and Fellowship Time is at 10:30 a.m.

First Friends Men's Quartet will provide entertainment for the March meeting of First Friends on Thursday, March 6, at 11:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Reservations should be made with Frances at 423 648-2503 or 

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Gospel Fest 2014 Is Sept. 20

Freedom Ministry Gospel Fest 2014 on   Saturday, Sept. 20, at   6 p.m. at the   Olivet   Baptist Church Kingdom Center. Organizers said, "Let us assemble in praise and worship as one body of Christ and witness God’s Kingdom power manifest." This concert is for the youth of Chattanooga and surrounding areas. It will feature ... (click for more)

Desperation Band To Open Fall U-Church Series Sunday

Desperation Band will perform the first concert for Lee University’s fall U-Church series on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in the Conn Center. Desperation Band began in 2001 as a youth movement for local churches by New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colo. The band now hosts summer conferences and offers internships and leads worship at events and weekly services. The band is composed ... (click for more)

City Receives $400,000 Federal Grant To Study Passenger Train Service

The United States Department of Transportation has announced Chattanooga has received a $400,000 Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant to study the potential use of existing railways for a passenger rail system in Chattanooga. There were 72 awards announced in 46 states and Washington, D.C. Out of numerous grant applications across Tennessee, ... (click for more)

Former Assistant Police Chief Eidson Not Charged In Shooting Of Stepson On Englewood Avenue

Former Chattanooga Police Department Assistant Chief Kirk Eidson was not charged in the shooting of stepson Robert Ingle, 18, on Sunday morning in North Chattanooga. However, Ingle was charged with domestic assault and vandalism. In the incident shortly after 9 a.m. at 1049 Englewood Ave., Mr. Eidson said Ingle came to the house asking him to take him to their other house ... (click for more)

Dirt Decision At Camp Jordan May Come Back To Haunt East Ridge Councilmen

Wow. I thought the arrival of Bass Pro Shop would help bring East Ridge back to a position of prominence in the Chattanooga area, but the Council proved otherwise last night.  To the council - There is a reason that the developers want that dirt: It's valuable . You currently own it and the developer wants it. Bass Pro has already agreed to set up shop. They were going ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Switchings Are Nothing New

As best I can remember, I was switched with “tree branches” in at least five different Southern states when I was growing up. These seemingly endless and quite deliberate incidents of corporal punishment were not just doled out by my parents but others got into the act -- my grandmother, my aunts and or whoever else felt I deserved a whacking. There were even some notable African-American ... (click for more)