New Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church Celebrates Pastor's 1st Anniversary

Friday, May 31, 2019

The New Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church at 1616 Washington Street, Chattanooga, will celebrate its Pastor Walter Lindsey, Sr.'s first anniversary on June 9. 

Minister Clarence Hawthorne, an associate minister at Abba's House, will be the 11 a.m. speaker. Pastor Jessie Broadnax and the members of The Living Water Bible Church will be the 3 p.m. guests.

For more information, call 423 265-3239.


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