Prayer Room To Be Open Each Wednesday At Signal Mountain Baptist

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Vacation Bible School at Signal Mountain Baptist Church, 939 Ridgeway Ave. will be June 2-6, 9 a.m. to noon. The theme will be Weird Animals, Where Jesus’ Love in One-Of-A-Kind.  The VBS is for kids entering kindergarten through those who have completed 5th grade.

Dr. Stephen Wright will speak at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday on "Lessons From the Fiery Furnace," with text from Daniel 3:13-30. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

Each Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. through the summer, the Prayer Room will be open for church members and anyone in the community to come and pray.

During this time two church members will be present each week to welcome those coming to pray and to be available if needed.




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