Hixson United Methodist Older Adult Ministry To Hear Missionary Thursday

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Missionary Rebekah S. will speak at the XYZ's Older Adult Ministry at Hixson United Methodist Church, 5301 Old Hixson Pike on Thursday, June 19, at 7 p.m.

"Rebekah will share her insights from spending years in mission to Muslims. Hers is a fascinating story that will challenge your beliefs and enlighten your heart. Everybody is welcome to join us and learn more about God's reconciling work in the Muslim world," church officials stated.

The Mom's Bible Study will be meeting on Wednesday evenings for the summer from 6:30 - 8 p.

m.  There will be Yoga from 6:30 - 7 p.m. in the Children's Worship space and then a meeting in room G-16 from 7 - 8 p.m. to discuss a book from the bible. 
 
Vacation Bible School will be June 23-27 from 9 a.m. to noon for ages 4 through completed 4th grade. The theme is Weird Animals: Where Jesus' Love is One of a Kind. 

 



Steve Ellison: A Light Of Revelation

Christmas is beyond mortal man’s comprehension.  So many questions remain unanswered in the mind of man. How could God become a man? Why would God want to do such a thing?  Why would God restrict Himself to human flesh for any period of time, let alone thirty-plus years? Why would the Creator allow the creature to mistreat Him?  We simply do not have the capacity ... (click for more)

Chattanooga House Of Prayer To Offer Retreats Beginning Jan. 13

In less than three weeks, millions of people will begin 2018 with New Year’s resolutions. Losing weight, getting organized, exercising more, eating healthier, and managing finances better are some of the most common resolutions. To support those who are seeking to strengthen their spiritual journey, Chattanooga House of Prayer will offer nine Rhythms Retreats beginning on Saturday, ... (click for more)

1 Killed, Another Injured In Shooting On The Southside Early Sunday Morning; Delivery Driver Carjacked On Southside Earlier

One person was killed and a second person injured in a shooting on the Southside early Sunday morning. The victims are Sharone Porter, 22, who was killed, and Torrie Porter, 24, who had non-life threatening injuries.  At 2:47 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to 1400 Cowart St.  on a person shot. Upon arrival, Chattanooga Police found two victims suffering ... (click for more)

Bradley County Deputy Shoots And Kills Stabbing Suspect At Charleston

A Bradley County deputy shot and killed a man who was a suspect in a stabbing early Sunday morning. The Sheriff's Office said, "At approximately 11:54 p.m. on Saturday, a call was received at the Cleveland/Bradley County 911 Center to report a stabbing at a residence on Leyland Drive in Charleston. "The caller indicated a male had been stabbed and another male had fled from ... (click for more)

The Growing Monopoly

Over the last decade, five tech giants have risen to the top, and created, discovered and invented services and products that have made these companies worth billions today. Those five, of course, are Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, and Google. Each of these companies are responsible for several products and services that we use in our everyday lives. They have devoured the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Last Day Of School

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This story first appeared in the Chattanooga News-Free Press in the late 1970s and every year about this time I am asked repeatedly about it. It is far and away the most famous story I have ever written – copies have been sent to me from numerous foreign countries, it’s included in teaching manuals and people I haven’t seen in years get in touch when they read it ... (click for more)