St. Francis Hosts Ladies Night Out This Monday

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

St. Francis offers a  Wednsday Bible Study that watches and discusses the movie, Inherit the Wind, based on a real-ife trial in 1925 when high school science teacher, John T. Scopes, was convicted for teaching evolution contrary to a Tennessee state law.  All are welcome and popcorn is provided. It meets every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at All Saints House.

The Estate Planning discussion will take place after the 5 p.m. service this Sunday, not in the morning as previously announced.  

There will be an ECW Ladies Night Out this Monday at 6 p.m. at Mr. Totto’s Japanese Steak & Sushi in Ooltewah. Please sign-up in the Narthex.  For more information, please call Gail Grande at 238-7750.  


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