Resurrection Lutheran Tells The Old, Old Bible Stories Interactively

Monday, July 7, 2014

The pubic is invited to join Resurrection Lutheran Church, 4309 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road in Ooltewah, on Thursdays, July 10, 17 and 24 at 7 p.m. for some fun and food as they interactively relive some of the old great Bible Stories.  Join them by the “fire” while eating ‘smores and hearing of God’s love as you remember Noah, Moses, and Samson. Become a part of the story as they find God’s messages for our lives today in the old, old stories.

For more information about Stories and ‘Smores, email Pr.

Lesley at rlctnpr@gmail.com or call 423-396-3497.


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