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COS’s Grace Flock Band to present concert Thursday

Members of Grace Flock Band pictured preparing for a past tour are: (seated) Susan Summers, Gary Pederson, Ginnie Weber; (kneeling) Karla Dietmeyer; (standing) Mark Summers, Lans Rothfusz, Karen Ladman, Christie Pederson, James Callison, Penny Kahley, Robin Merriman, Kathy Rothfusz and Frank Trembley. Not pictured are Karl Dietmeyer, Brandon Rothfusz and Preston Rothfusz. Photo/Special.

Members of GraceFlock Band, contemporary worship leaders at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City, will present a concert Thursday, April 7, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. The group leaves the next day on a concert trip to Florida.

Some of the music featured will be from their newest compact disc, “Life,” which they released at Thanksgiving. Their three compact discs (and songbooks) feature all original music by band members Gary Pederson and Lans Rothfusz. Read More»

Angel Food deadline is next week

The Summit Church, through the Angel Food Ministries program, is offering quality food at discount prices to members of the community. The deadline for the April order is April 12.

Angel Food Ministries (www.angelfoodministries.com) is an organization dedicated to providing affordable, high-quality food to those in need. Read More»

McDonough Road Baptist to present musical April 17

The McDonough Road Baptist Church Celebration Choir and Orchestra will present the musical/drama “The Prodigal” Sunday, April 17 at 10:55 a.m. and 6 p.m. Under the direction of minister of music and worship Mark Karki, “The Prodigal” is a story of redemption and restoration.

“It’s the story of a girl named Jessie who so far has lived a life of regret and broken promises. She is at a very low point when she encounters a woman named Doris who gently guides her back to a life of promise and hope,” said Karki. “Many people can relate to this woman’s experience.” Read More»

All Saints Anglican Church’s ministry provides for needs of service personnel

Fred Smith (left) and assistant Dave West of All Saints Anglican Church in Peachtree City discuss activities of the church’s “Soldier Care” ministry. The ministry collects and delivers snacks and other items to traveling military personnel at Hartsfield-Jackson airport through the USO. Smith has led the ministry since the formation of the church four years ago. Not pictured is another assistant Jim Adams. All Saints is at 225 South Peachtree Parkway in Peachtree City. Photo/Freddy Burdeshaw.

The “Soldier Care” ministry of All Saints Anglican Church in Peachtree City works closely with the United Services Organization (USO) at Hartsfield-Jackson airport to provide for U.S. military personnel traveling to battlefields overseas. The general public is being asked to help in this important effort. Read More»

Liberty Baptist announces Holy Week, Easter activities

The 2011 Holy Week is fast approaching at Liberty Baptist Church. Members will start the weeklong emphasis on Palm Sunday, April 17, with the Celebration Choir’s presentation of “The Cross.”

There will be no Midweek activities on Wednesday so that everyone can attend the annual Seder Supper on Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Contact the church office to make reservations, 770-461-5644.

New this year will be the Good Friday worship celebration on April 22 at 7 p.m. which will be an encore presentation of “The Cross” from the Celebration Choir. Read More»

CDM plans ‘Blackout’ service

Christ Discipleship Ministries (CDM), located at 114 W. Campbellton St., Fairburn, will host a Good Friday “Blackout” Service on Friday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. Prophet Kirby Clements will be the guest speaker. The host pastor is Pastor Timothy Frazier.

“We will be celebrating the Passover season and the Passion Week of Christ,” Frazier said. “We will have a time of prayer, communion, and ministry to the Lord. We are asking everyone to wear all black attire in remembrance of Good Friday.” Read More»

Religion Briefs 04/06/11

Lenten lunches continue
Fayetteville First United Methodist Church will continue with its Lenten Lunch program each Wednesday at noon, featuring a light lunch and short message from a different speaker each week. Lunches are $2 and are provided by the FFUMC Circle groups. The church is across from the Fayette County Courthouse in downtown Fayetteville.

St. Paul Lutheran hosts mid-week services Read More»

Page-Keaton engagement

Stephany Dorothea Page engaged to Nathan Hill Keaton

Debbie Jane Page of Lithia Springs, and Michael George Page of Canton announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephany Dorothea Page, to Nathan Hill Keaton, son of Susie Keaton and the late Chris Keaton of Fayetteville. Read More»

Hupperich-Voight engagement

Kelly Margot Hupperich engaged to Daniel John Voight

Mr. and Mrs. Peter K. Hupperich of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Margot Hupperich, to Daniel John Voight, son of Mr. and Mrs. Don Voight of Peachtree City.

The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Starr’s Mill High School and is studying early childhood education at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah. She will graduate in December 2011. Read More»

Giving thanks at Chris Landreau fund-raiser

Giving thanks at Chris Landreau fund-raiser

Coweta County firefighter Chris Landreau speaks to the large group of participants attending a bike ride fundraiser in his honor held March 26 in Newnan. The ride began at Hooter’s where the parking lot Saturday morning was packed with riders from Coweta, Fayette and counties across west and southwest metro Atlanta. Landreau has been diagnosed with Stage 4 non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Photo/Ben Nelms.