Kay Arthur Speaks At 20th Anniversary Praise Breakfast Thursday

Monday, June 23, 2014

The Scenic City Women’s Network 20th Anniversary Praise Breakfast will be held Thursday from 7-9 a.m. at the Chattanooga Convention and Trade Center.

Kay Arthur, author and co-founder of Precept Ministries International, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s event. 

Founded in 1994, the Scenic City Women’s Network is celebrating 20 years of ministry to Christian working women in Chattanooga.  

The program includes recognition of SCWN founders: Julie Baumgardner, Rae Bond, Doug Daugherty, Julie Foreman, Barby Gifford, Sandra Gober and Madelene Miller.  The Lydia Award recipient is Mrs. Harriet Bond.  Vocalists will be Deborah Gunn and Jada Daves with daughters: Shayli, Sharayah, and Shanel. 

The program sponsors are Hamico Foundation, J103, Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist and JKett Productions.


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