July 24, 2014

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Now is the Time to Get School Immunizations

Jul 23, 2014

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | 11:39 am   NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Frequent news reports about whooping cough and measles, diseases long thought vanquished by vaccines in the US, serve as a reminder of the importance of getting back-to-school immunizations for your child now. In Tennessee, children enrolling in school for the first time and all children going into seventh grade must provide schools with a state immunization certificate before classes start as proof they have had all the immunizations necessary to protect them and their classmates from serious vaccine-preventable diseases. “Immunizations are required for school because they protect the health…

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Jul 19, 2014

                                             

Shop Tax-Free in Tennessee August 1-3

Jul 19, 2014

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 | 10:03 am NASHVILLE – The Department of Revenue reminds Tennesseans they can buy certain items without paying sales tax August 1 through August 3. During these three days, Tennessee shoppers can save nearly 10 percent on clothing, school supplies and computers. “This holiday offers Tennesseans great savings on important back-to-school items, and I encourage everyone to take advantage of this opportunity,” Gov. Bill Haslam said. The sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 1 at 12:01 a.m. and ends Sunday, August 3 at 11:59 p.m. During this weekend, consumers will not pay state or local sales tax…

Mobile Units Bringing High School Equivalency Testing to Rural Communities

Monday, July 21, 2014 | 09:49 am   ALTERNATIVE TEST IS AVAILABLE IN BOTH COMPUTER AND PAPER FORMATS NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development is offering a new service, via the department’s three “Career Coach” vehicles, to Tennesseans lacking a high school diploma. The mobile Career Centers have become certified testing sites for the new High School Equivalency Test (HiSET). Since the beginning of this year, HiSET has been offered in Tennessee as an alternative to the recently revised General Educational Development (GED) exam. Passing either test earns the test-taker a state-issued high school equivalency diploma; no…

Now is the Time to Get School Immunizations

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 | 11:39 am   NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Frequent news reports about whooping cough and measles, diseases long thought vanquished by vaccines in the US, serve as a reminder of the importance of getting back-to-school immunizations for your child now. In Tennessee, children enrolling in school for the first time and all children going into seventh grade must provide schools with a state immunization certificate before classes start as proof they have had all the immunizations necessary to protect them and their classmates from serious vaccine-preventable diseases. “Immunizations are required for school because they protect the health…

Jul. 23. A PICTURE OF LOVE.

 Song of Solomon 1:1-8:14   There are various theories about the authorship and purpose of the “Song of Solomon. Some of the ideas depict the song as being written by Solomon; others to him, for him or in the manner of Solomon. The bride is seen figuratively as the Jewish nation, the church or literally, one of Solomon’s favorite wives. There is a dialogue within the poem including the bride, the daughters of Jerusalem, her lover, her brothers and another relative.   In the main dialogue of the song, the bride expressed her love for her beloved. That expression of…

Jul. 22. RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN CHILDREN/PARENTS;/SLAVES/MASTERS.

 Eph. 6:1-9              ; The relationship between children and parents presents a great responsibility to each. When parents bring a child into the world, they become responsible to feed, clothe and train up that child “in the way he should go.” It is the child’s duty to respect and honor his parents and to obey their admonitions as long as they do not conflict with the word of God. As in all things, one must obey God rather than men. When parents fail to teach their children and children refuse to honor and obey their…