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Sale Creek Community Gathering Sunday, 11.6.16
Come and join a diverse group of 8 Sale Creek churches for a free dessert social and community-wide service to fund Bible history classes at Sale Creek Middle/High School.
HCDE Bible History Teacher Professional Development Day
Hamilton County public schools are currently served by 17 qualified and dedicated Bible history teachers. (Photo by Rachel Douglass)
Challenging Students' Worldview
In the midst of a destructive worldview which has gained so much acceptance with young people, Bible history classes are offering students a different perspective.
A Chattanooga Tradition for 94 Years
Since 1922, public school students in Hamilton County, TN, have enjoyed the opportunity to study history’s most influential book, at no cost to taxpayers.
Hamilton Co. Receives $1 Million Gift for Bible History Classes
Community generosity makes possible the study of the Bible as an elective to thousands of public school students, at no cost to taxpayers.

BIBLE HISTORY CLASSES IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS TO HAVE A VIEWPOINT NEUTRAL, FOUNDATIONAL STUDY – AT NO COST TO TAXPAYERS – OF ONE OF THE CORNERSTONE TEXTS OF WORLD HISTORY, HELPING STUDENTS BE CULTURALLY LITERATE AND BETTER EQUIPPED TO THRIVE AND CONTRIBUTE TO A GLOBAL WORLD.

About 75% of my high school students also had me as their Bible history teacher in middle school. They have a different outlook now 3-5 years later ...

- Steve Clinton, Bible history teacher | East Ridge Middle and East Ridge High

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Community Gathering

Come and join 8 churches for a free dessert social and community-wide service of prayer on Nov. 6 to fund Bible history classes at Sale Creek Middle/High School. Register now.

IS IT LEGAL?

A 1980 ACLU-inspired lawsuit in Hamilton County, TN, drew national attention. Find out what happened.

broad local support

Bible history classes in our public schools would not be possible without broad support from throughout the community.