Christmas at McDonald Road Church

Photos by Shawn Lemon & Becky Brooks Christmas is a beautiful time of year, especially at McDonald Road Church. We started the season with a Ministry Expo and Cookie Crawl on December 1. Attendees were able to learn about a variety of different ministries our church offers and sample cookies along the way. During December, … Read more

Adventurers Bond At Family Fun Weekend

by Becky Brooks / Photos by Ashley Lucas The McDonald Road Adventurer Club spent Oct. 11-13, 2019 at the Adventurer Family Fun Weekend at Cohutta Springs. This event is hosted by Georgia-Cumberland Conference and brings clubs from around the conference—and the families in them—together for a fun weekend. Attendees camped in tents, rode horses, paddled … Read more

Collegedale Academy: Upcoming Opportunities

The McDonald Road Church works very hard to support each ministry of our church body. As you know, Collegedale Academy is our K-12 educational and ministry partner; also known as a “constituent church.” We support Adventist Education in a variety of ways at the McDonald Road Church. Our hope is that you are able to … Read more

The Glories of God are Telling

By Nels Angelin I would like to take a little interlude for a subject close to me, and I hope you will enjoy it too. There will be many more stories of Space within all of God’s infinite universe in features to come. My experience with hearing loss, becoming completely deaf, has taken me on … Read more

YiELD Ministry Disciples Youth in Collegedale

By Geoff Starr & Becky Brooks / Photo: Geoff Starr There’s something new happening for the youth in the Collegedale area. It’s called YiELD and it’s a way for youth to feel more connected community-wide and gain a stronger sense of how to be a disciple of Christ. “Our goal is to disciple the youth … Read more

Knitting With Love

By Janice Parker / Photos submitted Bill Phillips is a truck driver and a super-fan of the Chattanooga Roller Derby. He goes to as many of their games as he can fit into his work schedule. Our granddaughter, Fawnna, skates with the women’s Chattanooga Derby Team and has become acquainted with Bill. Bill’s hobby is … Read more

Look At The Birds

By Anonymous / Photo by Boris Smokrovic on Unsplash This anonymous submission answers a call to share about a special outdoor place that helps you reflect on God. “Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you … Read more

Higher Thoughts

“Since you have been raised to new life with Christ, set your sights on the realities of heaven, where Christ sits in the place of honor at God’s right hand. Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth” (Colossians 3:1-2, NLT).

No One Should Miss Sabbath School!

Every Sabbath, sandwiched in between our church worship services, something special happens at McDonald Road Church. In the various classrooms of our church, people are meeting together for Sabbath School.