Community

PTC UMM ready for annual fertilizer, pine straw sales

The United Methodist Men at Peachtree City United Methodist Church are now taking orders for their annual fertilizer and pine straw sales. Delivery will be Saturday, March 5 and Saturday, March 12.

For the last 32 years the Peachtree City United Methodist Men have been selling fertilizer, lime and pinestraw to help various charities and ministries. This year a complete army of men, more than 100, are ready for the door-to-door campaign. Chairman of the event is Butch Hill. Read More»

Woolsey Baptist to offer GriefShare

Woolsey Baptist Church will begin a GriefShare support group on March 2. The group will meet every Wednesday night from 6:30 - 8 p.m. for 13 weeks. The workbook costs $15. Classes are open to the community.

GriefShare is a support group for those who have lost loved ones. It is a place where one can express his or her emotions and receive comfort from others who have been there themselves.

GriefShare groups meet across the U.S., Canada, the UK, Australia and other countries. To learn more, visit www.griefshare.org.

Woolsey Baptist Church is at 115 Hampton Rd. in Fayetteville. Read More»

New ‘Life Groups’ ministry starts at Fayette Family Church

Fayette Family Church on Ga. Highway 54 has begun several new group ministries which are free and open to the community. Called “Life Groups,” they will run weekly through May 7.

Classes and activities include a cooking class taught by the pastry chef at Frank’s Old Mill, an exercise class for all ages, a weight loss class, Bible studies for the English and Hispanic communities, marriage groups, prayer groups, an activity group for adults and singles 18-35, and a helps service for shut-ins, the homebound and the sick. Read More»

Church of the Nativity youth plan spaghetti dinner Feb. 16

Young people at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity will serve a spaghetti dinner Wednesday, Feb. 16, to raise funds for a youth mission trip in June.

The benefit event is billed as “Mama Rita’s Italian Kitchen” in honor of the Rev. Rita Henault, rector of the parish. Serving will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the common room of the educational building of the church, located at 130 Antioch Road, just off Georgia Route 92, south of downtown Fayetteville. Read More»

Religion Briefs 02/09/11

Edgefield will host Valentine dinner
The Edgefield Church Family invites the entire community to join them on Saturday, Feb. 12, at 6 p.m. for their “Taste of Italy” Valentine Dinner in the George Porter Fellowship Hall. Admission is $30 for couples and $15 for singles. The event will feature live music and great fellowship. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. in downtown Fayetteville. For more information call the church, 770-461-7388.

Vineyard in Senoia will host seminar Read More»

Clark-Lane enagement

Suzanne Whitfield Clark engaged to Matthew Ryan Lane

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Eugene Clark of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Suzanne Whitfield Clark, to Matthew Ryan Lane, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Sidney Lane of Greensboro.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Preston S. Bailey of Monroeville, Ala. and the late Manly Parks Lee of Hamburg, Ala., and Mrs. Eugene Joseph Clark of Smyrna and the late Eugene Joseph Clark. She is a 2008 graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology with a bachelor of science in industrial design. She works as a product designer for Rehrig Pacific in Lawrenceville. Read More»

Bray-Perry engagement

Lindsay Nicole Bray enaged to Kyle Alan Perry

Mr. and Mrs. Anthony D. Bray of Tyrone announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Nicole Bray, to Kyle Alan Perry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Perry of Fayetteville. Read More»

Hanie-Fleming engagement

Brittany Anne Hanie engaged to Robert Edward Fleming

Mr. and Mrs. Michael C. Hanie of Senoia announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Anne Hanie, to Robert Edward Fleming, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Fleming, Jr. of Waleska.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Hines of Dahlonega and Mr. and Mrs. Winfred Hanie of Phenix City, Ala. She is a 2003 graduate of Starr’s Mill High School and a 2007 graduate of Auburn University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. She currently teaches kindergarten in Gwinnett County. Read More»

Woods-Tew wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Tew

Jill Maria Woods and Dwayne Hulon Tew were married at Grace Christian Church on Nov. 20, 2010, in Helena, Ala. David Devane, of Birmingham, Ala., conducted the wedding.

The bride is the daughter of Douglas and Lynda Woods of Peachtree City. She is the granddaughter of the late Byron and Rachel Woods, of Hapeville, and the late Armp Rafferty and Margaret Rafferty of Owensboro, Ky.

The groom is the son of Johnny Tew and Dianne Tew, of Slocumb, Ala. He is the grandson of the late Paul Peel and Mary Peel, and the late Hulon and Mildred Tew, all of Slocomb. Read More»

Planning underway for 2011 Chair-ity event

From left, Christian City’s Ashley Bonner, Marketing Assistant, Bob Crutchfield, President/CEO, Heidi Becker, Director of Marketing and Development, Noelle Porter, Program Director of The Children’s Village, Georgia State Representative Matt Ramsey, Mrs. Missy Ramsey,  Lauren Kosiba, Administrative Aide, and  Philip Kouns, Chief Operating Officer of The Children’s Village, Volunteer Angela Bean, Event Chair, Megan Kunig, Marketing Coordinator, Christian City

Volunteers are already in the planning stages for the 2011 Children’s Chair-ity Event benefiting The Children’s Village at Christian City.

For the 5th year in a row, community leaders, artists, and sponsors will come together to host this exciting event on December 1, 2011 at The Dolce Atlanta in Peachtree City. Once again, Angela Bean will serve as Chair of the volunteer committee. Read More»