Religion Briefs 022410

Lenten lunches continue
Lenten lunches will continue at First United Methodist Church each Thursday throughout Lent (Feb. 25, March 4, 11, 18 and 25) and will end with a lunch on April 1. All lunches will begin at 11:30 a.m. The Feb. 25 lunch will be hosted by the Bethany and Trinity circles. Julie Harp will be the speaker. FFUMC is at 175 E. Lanier Ave. (Ga. Highway 54) in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, call the church office, 770-461-4313.

Odyssey of Entertainment offered
New Hope Baptist Church will offer a free Odyssey of Entertainment for the entire family Friday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30) at its North Campus Student Center (off the cafe), 551 New Hope Rd., Fayetteville. The event will feature world class illusionists, clowns, puppeteers and jugglers. For more information, call 770-461-4337.

Teen class in CPR to be offered
Christ Our Shepherd will offer a CPR/Baby-sitting Clinic for teens on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The $25 fee covers a CPR card, refreshments, and instruction by Teresa Ellison, who is certified by the American Heart Association. Those interested should call the church, 770-487-8717, to reserve a place.

Flat Creek kids to have special guest
Jeff Slaughter, who writes and records Lifeway’s VBS music, will be at Flat Creek Baptist Church in Kids Worship on March 7, at 11 a.m. All kids ages 1st -6th grade are invited. Flat Creek is on Flat Creek Trail between Ga. Highway 54 and Tyrone Road.

Sons of Jubal to appear at Flat Creek
The Sons of Jubal, Jubal Brass and Jubal Handbells will appear in a free concert Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m., at Flat Creek Baptist Church, Fayetteville. Sons of Jubal, the oldest group of its kind in the Southern Baptist Convention, is a male chorus for ministers of music under the direction of Jon Duncan, specialist, Music & Worship Ministries, Georgia Baptist Convention. The program will consist of hymns, spirituals and anthems. Flat Creek is on Flat Creek Trail between Ga. Highway 54 and Tyrone Road.

Redemption plans Women’s Summit
The Women’s Ministry of Redemption Fellowship Church will host its first annual Women’s Summit on Saturday, March 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Redemption Fellowship Church in Fayetteville. The theme is Building Healthy Christian Relationships. Guest speakers will be Mrs. Pamela Stringfield from Perimeter PCA in Atlanta and Mrs. Donna Causey from South Atlanta Community PCA in Fayetteville. Registration fee is $10 and will include lunch. To register, stop by the church or visit our church website at http://redemptionfellowship.org/women to download and print the form. Registration will continue through March 7. For information, call 770-460-1220.