Through acts of service and prayer rallies, Mount Canaan Baptist is sharing the gospel and promoting racial harmony in ‘Scenic City’
By David Dawson
CHATTANOOGA — Ternae Jordan, like so many pastors in the nation, has been given the difficult task of helping his congregation, and his community, navigate through the emotionally draining developments that have emerged over the past six months.
Racial unrest, deadly storms and a worldwide pandemic have combined to create a seemingly grim set of circumstances, and have caused many people, including some Christ-followers, to slip into a state of depression.
And yet, Jordan, lead pastor of Mount Canaan Baptist Church, Chattanooga, doesn’t look at this challenging stretch as being a time when evil and illness have prevailed. Just the opposite, in fact.
“I can see God’s hands all over this season,” said Jordan. [Read more…]