Chattanooga First

Seventh-day Adventist Church

Chatt 1st Events

First Fasting Friday

Fasting and Prayer: Our next day of fasting and prayer is January 7. We will be praying in our homes for the outpouring of God’s spirit on our church, our families, our community and our nation. Pray for a spiritual revival and miracles of reformation and conversion. Pray that God’s will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Pray for Jesus’ Soon Coming!. 

Mother's prayer group

Mothers Prayer Group. Please join us to study and pray for our children as we prepare them for our future in heaven. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. If interested in joining this group, please contact Heather Joy at 423-883-1226 for more information.

Our Church in Prayer

In 2021 we want to pray for each of our church members by name. This week please pray for the Chattanooga First Leadership for 2022.

 

Calendar of Events

December 24          Christmas Eve Evening Anthem  Kelly Mower @ 4:00 pm

December 25          Christmas

December 31          New Year’s Eve

December 31          Communion/Agape Supper

 

Other Notifications

 

High School Homeschool

The High School Homeschool group from Chattanooga First is having a sewing class for this school year. The class will be on Mondays at 1:30 p.m. at the church. The class is open to middle and high school students. If you have an interest in this class please feel free to come on Monday or to contact Raquel Monteiro at 423-693-7948.

The High School Homeschool group is having soccer games Sunday mornings from 8-10 a.m. at the Bonny Oaks soccer fields. Church members of any age that want to play email Raquel Monteiro. spencerlorena677@gmail.com

CHATT FIRST CHOIR PRACTICE

Choir Practice meets every Thursday, at 6:30 p.m. Thanks to all of our faithful choir members that spend so many  hours of practice in praise to our Savior.  All are welcome to come and join us in praising the Lord through music.  You don't need to be a professional to join.

Pathfinder Club

The Pathfinder Club meets every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.  If you would like to join the Pathfinder Club contact Michael Bates. They are a very active club with a lot of events planned. Contact Michael Bates,  423-507-3364 for more information.

Pathfinders Metal Collection Fundraiser

Thanks to all who have contributed metal this year to Pathfinders. Here is an update on metal recycling for Pathfinders:  July 1 – November 29, Total raised, $1,887. That is 31,450 pounds of metal collected.  The Lord is good.  That is close to two Pathfinders being able to attend the 2024 Camporee at no cost. Feel free to bring your metal, aluminum, copper, brass, and other metal to the Church and put it in the bin at the back.  I’m also happy to arrange pickup at your house.  My number is Steve Kuhlman, 423-486-4412.

Kids Devotional Time: My Journey Through the Bible    

Begin your Journey today, and earn a special sticker at the completion of every monthly Bible reading!
 
Be sure to invite a friend along for the Journey.
 
No matter when your Journey begins or ends,
you will receive a special prize at the end of your Journey
(1-12 of either Old or New Testament)
https://myplacewithjesus.com/challenges/current-challenge

Resources for the Homeless

Our Homeless Ministry continues to grow.  There is a real need for blankets, sleeping bags, tents, tarps, AA and AAA batteries.  Candles in jars work, bug spray, ball caps, bandannas, sun screen. Hand sanitizer and personal wipes. Shoes and sandals, mens and women's, all sizes.  All sizes of men's and women's underwear.  Toiletries are always needed. Please keep these needs in mind when you look in your closets, when you’re shopping, including thrift stores and the Dollar Tree.  Use the baskets in the church foyer marked "Homeless" to put your donations in. To help or for more information call Pat Pearson, 423-432-7615, Text Only.

Volunteers In Medicine of Chattanooga

A faith-based primary care medical clinic that provides services at no cost to the patient. If you, or someone you know is a resident of Hamilton County, between the ages of 19 and 64, is not currently covered by medical insurance, and does not make income over 200% of the Federal Poverty Level, then feel free to stop by for a visit. They are located at 5705 Marlin Road, Suite 1400, Chattanooga, TN 37411. 

To defeat COVID-19 for good, we are encouraging vaccinations for our patients and the community at large! The Volunteers in Medicine, Chattanooga charitable primary care clinic to provide Pfizer vaccines from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday. Nov. 11.

  • Both the two-dose vaccine and Booster will be available to the public courtesy of the Hamilton County Health Department.

  • There is no cost to get vaccinated, and no appointment required.

  • The VIM local clinic is located at 5705 Marlin Road, Suite 1400 near Eastgate in Chattanooga.

 

FOOD PANTRY

Thank you for your contributions to fill our food pantry. We once again seek your generosity to restock our food pantry.  We are always in need of more cans of fruit. Please place your donations in the labeled baskets located  in the back of the foyer.  If you know of anyone that needs help, please call Shirley Smith at 423-713-6667.

 

Lifestyle Magazine

Lifestyle Magazine is a half hour television talk show focused on living a full, healthy and balanced life.  It is the second longest continually running show on the air after “Meet the Press.”  The show features panel discussions, interviews and demonstration segments focused on whole life health, including fitness, nutrition, relationships, outlook and more.  To find Lifestyle Magazine, check your local listings for the Hope Channel, or watch on our website at lifestyle.org. For more information  (805) 955-7681.

MESSIAH SING-ALONG

The Messiah Sing-Along has been postponed until Easter, 2022. Date to be determined.