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St. Mary’ Magdalene’s ‘Friends of the Poor’ Walk set for this weekend at Carl Miller Park in Newnan

The first annual “Friends of the Poor® Walk” will get underway in Newnan in the form of a 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, Sept. 25, benefiting the St. Mary Magdalene Conference of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. The event is a major fundraiser for the local society which directly aids those in need in Coweta County.

“As Vincentians, we see the personal tragedy of poverty firsthand and do much to alleviate it,” said Liz Durand, chairperson of the event. Durand said they were seeking individuals to participate in the 5K as well as corporate sponsors and volunteers. Read More»

New Hope Baptist’s missions conference starts tonight, continues through Sunday

New Hope Baptist Church members are celebrating 10 years of mission work and invite the public to join them for their missions conference Sept. 22 - 26, as they celebrate “Send Me!”

The conference will begin at the North Campus, 551 New Hope Road, Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 5 p.m. with dinner highlighting an international menu. To make reservations call 770-461-4337.

Following dinner, Dr. Emir Caner, president of Truett McConnell College, will be the guest speaker for the opening service in the worship center. Read More»

No. Fayette’s BBQ, race, set for Sat.

North Fayette United Methodist Church is hosting its Annual 5K Run and Barbecue on Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

The church also is offering booth space, available at $ 25 for one space or $40 for two spaces.

For further information on the race or to rent a space, call Theresa McDonald, 770-716-5942, or email mcdonald5942@comcast.net. North Fayette is at the corner of New Hope Road and Kenwood Road.

Bethany UMC will host revival Sept. 24 and 25

Bethany United Methodist Church will host a revival Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 24 and 25, featuring the Rev. Dr. Phil Schroeder, associate director of Connectional Ministries of the North Georgia United Methodist Conference.

The Saturday service will begin at 5 p.m. and will feature the Good News Trio. Light refreshments will follow the service.

Sunday services will be at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. with a covered dish lunch following the morning service and special music by some of Bethany’s own at the evening service. Light refreshments will follow the evening service. Read More»

Christian Singers Workshop set for Oct. 1, 2, in PTC

Atlanta Christian College will host a Christian Singers Workshop on the college’s satellite campus, 800 Commerce Dr. in Peachtree City, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 1 and 2.

Keynote speaker will be Sandra Dudley, assistant professor of commercial voice at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn..

Created to meet a need helping singers learn updated vocal techniques, the workshop focuses on singing skills used in praise and worship, inspirational, adult contemporary, gospel and pop styles. Read More»

Church of the Nativity plans pet blessing, pet fair

The Episcopal Church of the Nativity will sponsor its second annual Blessing of the Animals and Pet Fair beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Gazebo and the surrounding parking lot in downtown Fayetteville. Read More»

Religion Briefs 09/22/10

Mt. Olive Choir Anniversary is Sept. 26
The Mount Olive Baptist Church will celebrate its first Combined Choir Anniversary with a free concert Sunday, Sept. 26, at 2:30 p.m. Mount Olive Ministries is on Ga. Highway 92 North, Fayetteville. The pastor is the Rev. Melvin Ware. For more information, call the church, 770-892-7508.

Open Door’s Homecoming is Sept. 26 Read More»

OM gets new president, CEO

The board of directors of Operation Mobilization (OM), with headquarters in Tyrone, announced that as of July 2010 Andrew Scott has assumed responsibility as president and CEO of OM USA. Dr. Rick Hicks, who served as president of OM USA for the past 15 years, will now serve OM International as the North American area leader. Read More»

Best of the summer ...

Best of the summer ...

One of the most popular religion events of the summer was the music camp hosted by All Saints Anglican Church in Peachtree City. An unprecedented 100 children finished the camp. Above, professional guitar instructor Jeff Shephard leads the strings lab, teaching the children the components of the guitar. Children in the lab are: (L-R) Ethan Hunt, Henry Ravita, Dalton Toner, Caroline Alford, Alexa Bowman, Abby Rauch and Morgan Rover. Photo/Special.

Word of Life Free Methodist will offer special six-week “Fearless” lecture series

Word of Life Free Methodist Church in Fayetteville will present a lecture series each Sunday entitled “Fearless” beginning this Sunday Sept. 19 at 10 a.m.

The six week series investigates the fear Americans are living in every day from terrorists, swine flu, layoffs, and foreclosures.

The Rev. Greg Nitchman will lead participants through a biblical study teaching how you should and could live fearlessly, utilizing Max Lucado’s book, “Fearless” as a guide. Read More»

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