First Presbyterian Church World Missions Conference Scheduled In October

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The public is invited to attend the First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga World Missions Conference on Oct. 8-11.  

Featured speakers are Hugh Palmer, rector of All Souls, Langham Place, London who is a chaplain to Queen Elizabeth II, and Matt Waldock, pastor of City Church Manchester (England).  Mission partners from eight countries will speak in Sunday school classes.

Events for all ages include Mission Vision for children and an outdoors Missions Fest of barbecue and live music.  

For addition information on scheduled events, call 423-648-7906.


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