Religion Briefs 120909

FFBC offers Christmas music and drama
The Worship Ministries of Fayetteville First Baptist will offer favorite Christmas songs and carols, as well as a play presented by the Revelation Drama Troupe, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 12 and 13, at 6 p.m. nightly. There is no charge. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. each night. The church is at 205 E. Stonewall Ave., just two blocks east of the courthouse. For more information, phone 770-461-8378, email info@fayettevillefbc.org or visit the website, www.fayettevillefbc.org.

No. Fayette will host Santa this Saturday
Children of all ages are invited to have Breakfast with Santa Saturday, Dec. 12, from 9 a.m. to noon, at North Fayette United Methodist Church, 847 New Hope Road, featuring a free pancake breakfast and visits and pictures with Santa. Children also can enjoy working on Christmas craft projects to take home or give to others during the holidays. The event is sponsored by the United Methodist Men, United Methodist Women, and Youth of North Fayette UMC.

Give Greek cookbook for Christmas
The Philoptochos Society (Friends of the Poor) of St. Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church in Peachtree City announces the arrival of its brand new fundraising cookbook, “Let’s Eat Greek, Y’all!” The cookbook includes approximately 375 Greek and Southern recipes. The cost is $18 and if shipped, an additional $5 charge will be added. For further order details, call Cynthia Cromartie, 770-487-7384, or email cynthiacromartie@bellsouth.net.

Inman’s cantata set for Dec. 13
Inman United Methodist Church will present its Christmas Cantata Sunday, Dec. 13, at the 9:45 and 11 a.m. services. For additional information, call 770-461-2123.

St. Mary’s to present live Nativity
The depiction of the Nativity of Jesus, featuring music, song and acting, will be presented at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Newnan on Saturday, Dec. 12 and again on Saturday, Dec. 19, each evening at 7:30 p.m. The presentation will take place in the church sanctuary and the public is invited to attend. St. Mary Magdalene is at 3 Village Rd., directly behind the new Coweta County Library.

Flat Creek schedules Christmas Pageant
“A Christmas Prayer” Christmas Pageant will be presented at Flat Creek Baptist Church Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 12 and 13, at 7 p.m. The church is at 161 Flat Creek Trail, between Ga. Hwy. 54 and Tyrone Road. For more information, call 770-487-4890.

Lisbon’s Christmas musical is Dec. 13, 20
The Celebration Choir and Children’s Department of Lisbon Baptist Church will present the musical drama, “Noel: Jesus is Born,” in two parts, Dec. 13 and Dec. 20, at the 11 a .m. morning worship sevice. “Angel’s Proclamation to Shepherds and the Birth of Christ” will be presented Dec. 13, and “The Wise Men” will be presented Dec. 20. Lisbon is at 1662 Ga. Hwy. 85 South, Fayetteville. For more information, go to www.lisbonbaptistchurch.com.

Inman plans Christmas dinner Dec. 16
Inman United Methodist Church will have its churchwide Christmas dinner in the Fellowship Hall Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 5:30 p.m. Special entertainment will be provided by the Rev. Herzen Andone, pastor of Peachtree City UMC. For more information, call 770-461-2123.

Crosspoint to present Christmas drama
Crosspoint Community Church presents “Behold the Lamb of God,” the story of the coming of Christ, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) and Dec. 20 at 10:30 a.m. Free coffee and snacks will be available. Crosspoint is at 300 Tivoli Gardens, Peachtree City. For more info, call 678-472-0887.