Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN

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Contact: Kimberly George · Director of Marketing and Development Email for Info

March 30, 2015

The Salvation Army Celebrates Easter with Annual Sunrise Service at The National Cemetery Open to the Community!

Chattanooga, TN –The Salvation Army will celebrate Easter with its traditional Easter Sunrise Service at the National Cemetery at 1200 Bailey Avenue  beside the flag pole overlooking beautiful downtown Chattanooga! For close to four decades, The Salvation Army has partnered with the National Cemetery for the Easter Sunrise Service. All are invited to worship at 7:23 AM as the sun rises over Chattanooga.

Music will be provided by the internationally acclaimed Jericho Brass band. Our guest speaker, Salvation Army Chattanooga Area Commander, Major Algerome Newsome, will deliver the message.

Come celebrate Easter with The Salvation Army at the Sunrise Service! The Salvation Army is expecting an attendance of more than 300. The service will be held rain or shine.

HOLY WEEK SERVICES:

The Citadel Corps located at 1019 North Moore Road 
Tuesday- Bible Study at 6:30 PM:
Viewing of the Passion of Christ
Thursday- Women's Ministries at 10:00 AM:
Easter special and egg stuffing
Friday- Good Friday Service at 6:00 PM in the Citadel Chapel (Lantern Release)
Sunday- Easter Breakfast (following Sunrise) 8:30 AM
9:00/9:15 AM combined Sunday School- Celebrate His Resurrection
10:00 AM - Flowering of the Cross
10:15 AM - Easter Worship Service
11:00/11:30 AM- Easter Egg Hunt

614 Corps located at 800 McCallie Avenue 
Holy Thursday- Service: 10:00 AM (Christian Passover Seder)
Good Friday- Service: 10:00 AM (Stations of The Cross)
Easter Sunday- Service: 10:15 AM

East Lake Corps located at 2140 East 28th Street 
Tuesday- Older Adult Ministry Class Easter Program at 2:00 PM
Wednesday- Night Prayer Meeting at 5:00 PM
Easter Sunday- Breakfast 9:00 AM and Soldier Enrollment at 10:00 AM.

Cleveland Corps located at 437 Inman Street West 
Maundy Thursday - Thursday at 6:30 PM
Good Friday service - 6:00 PM
Saturday Easter Egg hunt at Fletcher Park from 2:00-4:00 PM
Easter Sunday Service at 11:00 AM

For additional information contact Kimberly George at 423-756-1023  or by email to kimberly_george@uss.salvationarmy.org .

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar spent is used to carry out those services in 5,000 communities nationwide.

For more information, go to SalvationArmyUSA.org