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Local author’s book on abstinence available free to churches, ministries

Kim Wilson

The book, “The Abstinance Handbook: for Women and Girls throughout the World” by local author Kim Wilson, is available free to churches and ministries to distribute to women and girls free of charge through youth ministries, church services, women’s ministries, community outreach (by mail or door-to-door), Bible studies, etc. The book is being made available through The Loretta Johnson Global Abstinence Project. Read More»

COS plans worship at new site in Tyrone

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church will offer a special service and activities at its property at 411 Palmetto Road, Tyrone, on Sunday, March 30.

Worship begins at 12:30 p.m., but attenders are invited to bring a picnic lunch to eat before worship begins.

GraceFlock Band will lead in worship, along with Shepherd’s Flock Singers.

After worship, children may enjoy egg hunts by age group, crafts, and games.

Christ Our Shepherd’s weekend schedule will be unaffected except for the contemporary worship service in the Fellowship Hall, which will not meet on March 30. Read More»

Hopewell seeks help with its Stop Hunger Now project

Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone invites the community to help package over 10,000 meals that will be shipped to those in need around the world. This annual meal packing event will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m, at the church.

The event is supported by “Stop Hunger Now,” an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid to those in need. More than 75 countries are currently being served. The goal of “Stop Hunger Now” is to end hunger in the current generation’s lifetime. Read More»

Order Greek pastries now

St Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church is having its annual Greek Pastry Sale. Featured items include Tiropita (cheese filo triangles) for $10 per dozen, Spanakopita (spinach, onion, cheese filo triangles) also $10 per dozen, Tsoureki ( braided Easter bread) for $10 per loaf, and Koulouria (twisted cookies with or without sesame) for $8 per dozen.

Pick up Friday, April 11, 3 - 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m. until noon at the church, 313 Dividend Dr., Peachtree City.

To order visitt www.saintchristopherhoc.org or call Helen, 770-486-6580.

B’nai Israel to sponsor comedy show, auction

Congregation B’nai Israel will sponsor a Comedy Show and Silent Auction Saturday, May 10, at 8 p.m. at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City. The show will feature Comedian Keith Barany,

Before the show, a silent auction will be held for items ranging from weekend getaways, to theater and special event tickets, spa packages, fine jewelry, electronics and more.

The cost is $15 per person. All profits go to support religious education, helping those in need and promoting interfaith cooperation. Read More»

One letter can make a big difference

Dr. David L. Chancey's picture

It’s not that hard. It’s Chance with a “y.” Chancey. Not Chaney. Not Chancy. Not Chauncey. Not Chandley. I’m not the Channel 2 weather man. It’s Chancey.

It might be simpler if it was Smith. But I guess Smith could become Smythe. Anyway, I’m used to people goofing up my name, but I had never lived around other Chanceys until I moved to Fayetteville.

Early in my ministry here, our church hosted a fishing clinic and I introduced myself to a guest:

“Hello, I’m David Chancey.” Read More»

Olivet’s Women’s Day services celebrate Women’s Emphasis Month

Robinson, Lewis, McCastle, Hatchett

March is Women’s Emphasis month and The Olivet Church in Fayetteville will have four “dynamic Women of God “as guest speakers on March 12, 16, 19 and 26.

“These women are united through their faith in God’s love and providence and in their dedication to serve God’s people,” a spokesperson said. “Our theme is “Building, Motivating and Inspiring Women” from Proverbs 3:15 (ESV). Read More»

Religion Briefs 03/12/14

WOG’s Lenten services start tonight
Word of God Lutheran  Church in Peachtree City will hold  Wednesday night Lenten services each week during the Lenten season from March 12 - April 9 at 7 p.m. Word of God Lutheran Church is located at 303 Kelly Dr., Suite 100, Peachtree City.  For information, call 770-897-4508 or visit www.woglutheran.org.


St. Paul’s plans Lenten services Read More»

Starting Lent on the go

The Rev. Rita Henault,right, rector of the Episcopal Church of the Nativity, and Morrison Mack.

The Rev. Rita Henault,right, rector of the Episcopal Church of the Nativity, and Morrison Mack, acolyte master, signal that the parish’s “Ashes To Go” event is starting on Ash Wednesday morning (March 5). Many passers-by took advantage of the opportunity to take advantage of this unique way to receive the imposition of ashes on their foreheads and mark the beginning of Lent. The station was set up at the intersection of Ga. Hwy. 92 and Antioch Road, south of downtown Fayetteville, in the parking lot of Prime Financial near the church property. Photo/Special.

Help Hopewell with stop hunger project

Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone invites the community to help package over 10,000 meals that will be shipped to those in need around the world. This annual meal packing event will be held on Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m. at the church.

The event is supported by “Stop Hunger Now,” an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid to those in need. More than 75 countries are currently being served. The goal of “Stop Hunger Now” is to end hunger in our lifetime. Read More»

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