A celebration of 152 years of church and community ministry is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 12, at Second Missionary Baptist Church, 2305 E. Third St.
Members and guests are invited to share in either of two services; at 8 a.m. or 10:45 a.m.
The theme is "Running with Endurance," using scripture from Hebrews 12:1-3. Dr. Arthur L. Brown, pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Harrisburg, Pa. will be the guest minister.
A special church-wide choir will bring the music, under the direction of Paula Coleman, music coordinator.
Pastor Ernest L. Reid, Jr. will bring the 8 a.m. "Hour of Power" message.
"SMBC looks forward to the Chattanooga community joining in this historical celebration of over a century of worship, spiritual enrichment, bible study and community service," officials said.
For more information, call the church office at 423-624-9097.