Sharpsburg

Parenteen seminar will give insights on raising teenagers

Trinity Fellowship Church in Sharpsburg will host a free Parenteen seminar led by Chap Clark this Saturday, Feb. 9, from 1:30-5:30 p.m. on the campus of Trinity Fellowship Church just west of Peachtree City, 8814 Ga. Highway 54, Sharpsburg. The church is near the intersection of Ga. Highways 54 and 34.

Although admission is free, registration is requested. To register, go to tri-church.com.

Clark is a professor and author with over 30 years of experience of guiding teenagers and the adults who influence them. Read More»

Parenteen seminar should give insights on raising teenagers

Trinity Fellowship Church in Sharpsburg will host a free Parenteen seminar led by Chap Clark Saturday, Feb. 9, from 1:30-5:30 p.m. on the campus of Trinity Fellowship just west of Peachtree City, 8814 Highway 54, Sharpsburg. Although admission is free, registration is requested. To register, go to tri-church.com.

Clark is a professor and author with over 30 years of experience of guiding teenagers and the adults who influence them.

“He’s the kind of guy you’ll have fun listening to and will really appreciate the insight into the mind and heart of your teen,” a spokesperson said. Read More»

Braves ace pitches against texting and driving

Braves ace pitches against texting and driving

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tim Hudson appeared at East Coweta High School recently, warning students against texting and driving as a part of AT&T’s “It Can Wait” campaign. Hudson’s appearance was thanks to ECHS student Adriana Williams, who signed up for AT&T’s no texting and driving pledge at a recent Braves’ game and won the visit. Photo/Special.

Sharpsburg’s Connie Bratcher named Poet Laureate at IBTS

Dr. James Stewart, Connie Bratcher

Dr. James Stewart and the board of trustees at Immanuel Baptist Theological Seminary recently named Connie Campbell Bratcher of Sharpsburg Poet Laureate and presented her with a plaque. Read More»

Memorial paraments dedicated at Christ the King

Shown with the new paraments at Christ the King are (L-R) Richard and Sallie Metzger, Peachtree City; Ned Fretwell, North Carolina; Mrs. Virginia Fretwell, Charlie, Georgie, and Thomas Metzger, Peachtree City, and David Epps, Sharpsburg. Photo/Special.

New paraments were presented to the congregation of Christ the King Charismatic Episcopal Church, Sharpsburg, by Virginia Fretwell, Peachtree City, and were dedicated during morning services on The Feast of the Epiphany.

The new paraments, which include an altar hanging, two lectern hangings, a veil, and a burse, are primarily green and will be displayed during the seasons of Epiphany and Kingdomtide, also known as Ordinary Time.

The gift was in memory of Marvin “Bud” Fretwell, Mrs. Fretwell’s late husband. Read More»

Cambria Lynn Cagle - birth

Cambria Lynn Cagle

David and Adriane Cagle of Sharpsburg announce the birth of their daughter, Cambria Lynn. She was born on December 7, 2012 at 7:37 p.m. at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Cambria weighed 6 lbs., 8 oz. and was 19 inches long.

Proud grandparents are Thomas & June Atkinson of Peachtree City and Bruce & Yon Cagle of Fayetteville. Great grandmother is Evelyn Cagle of Sandy Springs.

Advice to schools

Note to private and public schools: Please, arm teachers.

Eric Ferrell

Sharpsburg, Ga.

James Reid Thomas, 62 of Sharpsburg

James Reid "Jimmy" Thomas, 62 of Sharpsburg (formerly of Peachtree City) was born on May 22, 1950 in Atlanta. Jimmy was a graduate of Roosevelt High School and of Georgia Tech in 1972. He enjoyed fishing and had a love/hate relationship with golf. He loved to "piddle" in his workshop and around the house and enjoyed being outdoors and feeding and caring for his backyard birds. His greatest joy was in being with his family and friends. Yearly trips to the beach with his extended family and trips to Gatlinburg with his wife, Robin, were his favorite getaways. Read More»

Metzger will serve as ‘Boy Bishop’ this Sunday at CTK

Thomas Metzger

Thomas Metzger, 15, of Peachtree City, will serve as “St. Nicholas Bishop,” also known as “Boy Bishop,” at the Cathedral of Christ the King in Sharpsburg during both the 8:30 and the 10 a.m. services on Sunday, Dec. 9. Bishop David Epps, who serves as the pastor of Christ the King and as the bishop of the Diocese of the Mid-South appointed Metzger. Epps will vacate the bishop’s chair to the “boy bishop.” Metzger will preach the sermon in both services and will be attired in the garments of the bishop. Read More»

Word to Life Ministries’ ‘The Joy of Christmas’ presented at Line Creek

Word to Life Ministries will present “The Joy of Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. at Line Creek Baptist Church, 1488 Bob Smith Rd., Sharpsburg.The production was created, written and produced by members of Word to Life Ministries. It is a contemporary drama, spiced with just enough comedy for the whole family to enjoy.There is no charge and the public is invited.

An encore will be presented during the Sunday morning service Dec. 16 at 11 a.m. Seating is limited.

For more information contact Word to Life Ministries, 678-876-5500, or call Line Creek Baptist, 678-423-0390.

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