• Bible Baptist Church of Hixson, 1966 Northpoint Ave., Hixson; 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 22-23, and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24; speakers for church’s first missionary conference include BIMI President Dr. David Snyder, veteran missionary Dr. Roy Ackerle, Amazing Grace Mission’s John Gardener and Mongolia missionary Zachary Whitener, plus 5:30 p.m. international dinner on Nov. 23; services free and free tickets available for dinner; 488-8767.
• New Vision Word of Faith, 124 N. Wilder Ave., Rockwood, Tenn.; 6 p.m. today; gospel concert by Jim Ricketts and Crystle Elam; free; 421-4269; also, Joyful Sound Church of God, 1614 Foust St., 11 p.m. Sunday, and Central Community Church, 60 Pine Hills Drive, Chatsworth, Ga., 6 p.m. Sunday.
• Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road, Ringgold, Ga.; 6 p.m. Friday; gospel concert by The Stuart Family and Calvary’s Blend; 706-891-5683.
• Lee University, Conn Center, 150 11th St. S.E., Cleveland, Tenn.; 7:30 p.m. Sunday; student-led community U-Church series offers “An Evening of Worship”; free and free child care available; 614-8347.
Clint Cooper is the faith editor and a staff writer for the Times Free Press Life section. He also has been an assistant sports editor and Metro staff writer for the newspaper. Prior to the merger between the Chattanooga Free Press and Chattanooga Times in 1999, he was sports news editor for the Chattanooga Free Press, where he was in charge of the day-to-day content of the section and the section’s design. Before becoming sports ...