March 7, 2014

Church news

• Christ the King Lutheran Church will hold a contemporary Lenten vespers service each Wednesday of Lent at 7 p.m. beginning this Wednesday. The order of service will be “Holden Evening Prayer.” Each service will include an interactive Bible study. Everyone is invited to a soup supper at 6 p.m. before the study. Sunday school begins each week at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday worship services begin at 10:30.

• City View Church of God has a gospel singing on Sunday, March 23, at 6 p.m. featuring the City View Praise Band and 1 John 5. Everyone is welcome.

• Deep Springs Baptist Church invites everyone to worship this Sunday at 11 a.m. where the message will be “Son of God” and will correspond with the release of the movie by the same title. The message is designed to bring information to believers and those seeking Christ. The church is at 1660 Beaverdale Road N.E. in Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-3255.

• Eastbrook Baptist Church’s Sunday evening service now starts at 4 p.m. instead of 6. The church is at 204 Hill Road in Dalton. The phone number is (706) 673-7716. The pastor is Bobby Ballew. Everyone is welcome.

• There will be a Relay for Life benefit singing featuring The Greesons of Chickamauga today at 7 p.m. at Eleventh Avenue Baptist Church. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. The church is at 2550 S. Dalton Bypass. For more information, contact Gail Smith at (706) 226-2982.

• The Singing Principals will perform at Grace Baptist Church on Sunday at 6 p.m. Sunday morning services begin with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Choir Director Eddie Hammontree and Pastor Chris Corbin invite everyone. The church is at 2049 Lower Kings Bridge Road in the Dawnville community.

• There will be a hay ride and hot dog roast on Friday, March 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Hickory Grove Baptist Church. The fifth Sunday “open mike” singing will be Sunday, March 30, at the church. Everyone is invited to participate or attend the singing. For more information on either event, call (706) 673-5496.

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    Sometimes referred to as “the world’s most popular musical,” “Les Miserables,” an adaptation of Victor Hugo’s 1846 novel, has been performed around the globe in more than a dozen languages for nearly 30 years.

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  • Bryan Collins: God so loved

    In John 3:16, Jesus spoke of the Father’s love of the world, “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have everlasting life.”

    July 11, 2014

  • The Rev. G. David Henderson: Those who help also serve Christ

    If the reader wrongly believes Christ can’t use you because you’re too timid to sing, pray, speak publicly, play musical instruments in worship services inside a church sanctuary, today’s devotional will greatly encourage you.

    July 4, 2014

  • New pastor for First Presbyterian

    The Rev. William McMullen “Will” Scott, currently of Indianapolis, Ind., has been called to serve as the pastor of Dalton’s First Presbyterian Church. Scott is only the 19th senior minister to be called by the congregation in the church’s 167-year history. His nomination was approved by the congregation Sunday, June 15, following a yearlong search.

    June 16, 2014

  • Bryan Collins: Men, step up

    On Sunday, our nation will celebrate Father’s Day. The observable differences in the way Father’s Day and Mother’s Day are celebrated could be attributed to several different factors.  Mother’s Day is typically a more sentimental occasion than Father’s Day because our moms are usually a little more sentimental. Moms are typically more nurturing and so we think of them differently than we think of our dads. It is too often the case that moms have to play the role of mother and father to the children.

    June 13, 2014

  • The Rev. G. David Henderson: The powerlessness in aloneness

    God knows the fragileness of every human he has created. The first time God graded something as “no good” within his new creations is when he created the first human, Adam: “It is not good for any man to abide alone” (Genesis 2:18). God then created Eve.

    June 6, 2014

  • DLT play features bluegrass gospel music, comedy

    It is October of 1945, the war is over, and the gospel-singing Sanders family is back together again.

    June 1, 2014

  • O.N. Jonas Memorial Foundation plans for future

    The yearly meeting of the O.N. Jonas Memorial Foundation was recently held and plans for the future were discussed. The foundation (administered by the Creative Arts Guild) began in 1968 with friends of the late Oscar N. Jonas uniting with business, civic and educational leaders to establish an organization that could perpetuate Oscar’s aspirations for the cultural enrichment of all children in northwest Georgia. The foundation sponsors visual, performing and literary arts in Dalton Public Schools, Whitfield County Schools and Murray County Schools, and also Crossroads, Mountainbrook and the Dalton Regional Youth Detention Center. All programs are free to students.

    June 1, 2014

  • Robin Richmond Mason: Sit down for a season but stand firmly on your roots

    Proverbs tells us that a woman can live in such a way that her children will rise up and call her blessed.

    May 10, 2014

  • The Rev. G. David Henderson: Christ-like power from devilish thorns

    Today’s devotional is to the readers who have asked God many times to rid Satan out of their life, but as of yet he hasn’t  removed him. The Apostle Paul also experienced such heartbreaking misery.

    May 2, 2014