Christ United Methodist Ladies Supper Club Will Be Held On May 6

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The Ladies Supper Club at Christ United Methodist Church, 8646 East Brainerd Road, will be meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Sticky Fingers at Hamilton Place.  Call Ann Boleman to make a reservation at 423-855-8701. The Ladies Supper Club was formed to encourage single women who are age 50+ to make and build strong friendships. The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Reservations are required each month.

The Young Adults group has begun a new study on the Book of James.

They meet Sundays, 7:30 p.m. in Room M4.

The mission with Gardening For God is designed to teach how to grow healthy fruits and vegetables, and give them to people who are in need.  This ministry allows opportunity for quality family or friend time, meeting other church members, empowering your family to grow their own food, and educating your family about healthy eating habits. Help by weeding, harvesting, or delivering the crops.  You do not have to be an experienced gardener of any kind to be a member.  The yearly harvest is given to the community kitchen and other organizations that give to people who are in need in the community. If you haven’t seen the garden, check it out. The garden is behind the baseball field. Anyone interested in volunteering to help with the garden, please contact Lamar and Dorine Bagley at (423) 510- 1557 or clbagley@epbfi.com.


St. Timothy's Hosts Reception Honoring Bill Chapman

There will be a reception honoring Bill Chapman for his many years of service as our Parish Administrator at a reception this Sunday in the Parish Hall from 9:30 to 10:15 A.M. The Isidore’s Garden gardeners need grass clippings to mulch around veggies. The garden plots have been weeded, watered and carrots transplanted. If you have grass clippings, please ... (click for more)

Global Leadership Summit At Abba's House

Leaders from business, government, education, churches, and the arts are among the faculty who will address Christian leaders at Willow Creek Association’s 2014 Global Leadership Summit, broadcast live via satellite from Willow Creek’s South Barrington, Il. location and hosted locally by Abba’s House in Hixson. On Aug. 14 and 15, more than 80,000 will gather at 310+ churches ... (click for more)

Erlanger Health System Projecting $10.8 Million Profit - With Help From $19 Million In Federal Funds

Erlanger Health System is projecting a $10.8 million profit for the upcoming fiscal year - with the help of $19 million in federal funds from a pool for public hospitals. The $19 million received in time for the current budget helped avoid a sizable deficit. The hospital is hoping the federal funds will be coming on an annual basis. At the start of the last fiscal year, ... (click for more)

History Center Gets $400,000 Grant From National Endowment For The Arts

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded grants totaling more than $800,000 to three Tennessee projects that aim to display and preserve historical materials. Winning grants Monday included the Chattanooga History Center, which will get $400,000 to install a permanent, multimedia exhibit on the history of Chattanooga. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville will ... (click for more)

Vote To Retain Supreme Court Justices

On Aug. 7 or by voting early by Aug. 2, voters will choose to "retain" or "replace" Tennessee Supreme Court Justices Connie Clark, Sharon Lee and Gary Wade. If retained, they will serve for another eight years.  The retention election is a way to retain judges who make decisions based on the law and facts -or remove judges who are incompetent. Tennessee's Judicial Performance ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Judge Philyaw Is The Best

Tomorrow morning there will be a special gathering at the Hamilton County Juvenile Court that will prove to our community that we have perhaps the most innovative juvenile judge in America. Shortly after Rob Philyaw was hand-picked by our Hamilton County Commissioners to fill the remainder of Suzanne Bailey’s term 15 months ago, he found that truancy was a big problem in our schools. ... (click for more)