Religion Briefs 060717

Mt. Olive’s VBS starts tonight
Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fayetteville will hold Vacation Bible School Wednesday thru Friday, June 7 thru 9, at 7 p.m. nightly. Mount Olive is located at 1565 Ga. Highway 92 North (Forrest Avenue), Fayetteville.  For information, contact the church office, 770-892-7508, or visit the website,

Ramadan Interfaith Dinner is June 10
Fayette County’s Muslim community will host its annual Ramadan Interfaith Dinner on Saturday, June 10, at 7:45 p.m. at the Islamic Community Center, 288 E. Lanier Avenue, Fayetteville. During the month of Ramadan, American Muslims and others around the world fast from dawn to sunset. The ICCA invites any and all fellow Georgians to join an evening of interfaith dialogue and international cuisine. Dress code is casual but modest — preferably no short pants or sleeveless shirts. For questions, call 404-285-9530 or email

Mount Olive will host picnic
Mount Olive Baptist Church will host a church picnic on Saturday, June 10 starting at 11 a.m. on the church grounds. For more information, contact the church office, 770-892-7508, and visit the website,  Mount Olive is located at 1565 Ga. Highway 92, North (Forrest Avenue), Fayetteville.

Ebenezer UMC homecoming is June 11
Ebenezer United Methodist Church will observe Homecoming on Sunday June 11, with worship at 11 a.m. and a dinner to follow.  All current members, former members, guests, visitors, and friends are encouraged to attend. The Church is located at 680 Ebenezer Church Rd., Fayetteville. Organized in 1882, Ebenezer is one of the oldest churches in the county. For  more information, call the pastor,  the Rev. Robert Lyons, 706-836-6879.

Woolsey Baptist sets VBS schedule
Woolsey Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 19-23, from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., for kids ages four years through sixth grade completed.  The theme this year is Galactic Starveyors. Kids  will search the skies and God’s Word to uncover God’s truth etched in his handiwork through Bible study, crafts, music, missions and recreation. Register online at