Youth Step Up Day At First-Centenary United Methodist

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Sunday at First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 410 McCallie Ave., Dr. Doug Fairbanks will speak at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. sanctuary services on "Holding On Through Adversity," with texts from I Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11. The Rev. Brian Davis will speak at the Vine service at 10:45 a.m. on "Mysteries of the Old Testament: Moses."  Sunday will be Step Up Day for Youth and there will be a Senior Acolyte recognition during the 10:45 a.m. sanctuary service.
 
Charles Hutchins, vice president of Development and Church Relations at Holston Home for Children, will be the featured speaker Monday at the United Methodist Women's General Meeting at 11 a.
m. in the Oak Street Center.

"We Have To Find A Way To Fix This Problem" Sermon Series Continues Sunday At Middle Valley COG

Middle Valley Church of God, 1703 Thrasher Pike in Hixson, announces that Pastor Mitch McClure will speak on the topic, 'Jesus Did His Part, Now You Do Your Part ' in the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday.  This is part of a sermon series titled 'We Have To Find A Way To Fix This Problem.'  "This sermon series will focus on the need for redemption of humanity because of sin ... (click for more)

Franklin Graham Brings The Gospel To Coolidge Park May 15

Franklin Graham will bring the gospel of Jesus Christ to Chattanooga on Monday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m.  Mr. Graham will be speaking in Coolidge Park.  The Afters, a Christian pop band, will lead worship.  There will be other special guests as well.  To volunteer, click here .    (click for more)

Severe Storms Rake Chattanooga Area; Flash Flooding Possible

Severe storms raked through the Chattanooga area on Saturday. Sale Creek was one of the hardest hit areas. Storm damage on Cooper Road included two crushed cars. Trees were on homes and railroad tracks that are the main line between Chattanooga and Cincinnati. Cooper Road is near Lake Chickamauga. There was also damage along Providence Road at Sale Creek. ... (click for more)

Body Believed To Be A Woman Is Found On Lookout Mountain

Hunters found a decomposed human body on Saturday afternoon in a remote area off High Road, Cloudland, Walker County. Law enforcement believes the unidentified remains to be a female. It appears the body may have been at the location for four weeks. On March 19, a vehicle was found abandoned on private property in close proximity to where the body was located ... (click for more)

No Tax-Supported Entity Should Get Secrecy In Spending

A shadowy situation has emerged in Chattanooga with an organization that manages millions of taxpayer dollars with no transparency and such a surprising disregard for accountability that one wonders what it would take to wake up elected officials who are supposedly in charge. Welcome to the Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, whose lawyer threatened to sue the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Is Dr. Edwards The One?

Just hours after the chairman of the Hamilton County School Board emailed a list of 14 candidates on Friday afternoon to be considered as the next Superintendent of the 42,000-student system to the other board members, Dr. Nakia Edwards, an Assistant Commissioner with the Tennessee Department of Education, became the early “common sense” favorite. And, at first glance, she has ... (click for more)