A Fayette Woman event celebrating women’s successes

A Fayette Woman event celebrating women’s successes

Dr. Adrienne Johnson (standing), retired Coca Cola executive, moderated the panel, “Secrets of Her Success,” at the inaugural Fayette Woman LIVE on Saturday, held at the Pinewood Atlanta Studios Production Centre in Fayetteville. Panelists included (L-R) Kim Jones, manager of the Fayetteville Belk store, Tameca White, county clerk of Fayette County, Judy Suitor, owner of […]

Susan Sylvia Casavan, 74, of Fayetteville

Susan Sylvia Casavan, 74, of Fayetteville passed away March 13, 2017. Susan was preceded in death by her husband, James Bernard Casavan, who passed away in 2011, and her parents, Ralph and Anna Sylvia. She is survived by her daughter, Sarah Casavan; sons, James Casavan and Travis Bruce; brother, Ralph Lawrence Sylvia; and sister, Sally Miko. She was a devoted wife, […]

Heritage’s WinShape kickoff week runs through March 19

Heritage’s WinShape kickoff week runs through March 19

Campers at last year’s camp participate in LaCrosse, one of the 21 skills to be offered at WinShape Camp at Heritage Christian Church this summer. Camp is set for July 10 to 14. Photo/Special.   Kickoff is this week for this summer’s WinShape Day camp at Heritage Christian Church in Fayetteville. Registration opened Sunday and […]

Religion Briefs 031517

‘Why …?’ series continues at COS Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church invites the community to wrestle with basic questions of the Christian faith this week. On Wednesday, March 15, Madison Hellsten, interim director of high school ministry, is the guest speaker, addressing “Why Jesus?” at the 6:30 p.m. service.  Supper  will be served at 5:30 […]

Walking for hunger relief

Walking for hunger relief

A group from Fayette Presbyterian Church joined over 13,000 people from the surrounding community in early March at the annual Hunger Walk/Run, a 5k walk around Atlanta. Each walker raised funds to benefit six local hunger relief programs, bringing in a whopping $550,000 this year. Shown above front (L-R) are Rowan Winslett and Braeden Winslett. […]

Young’s ‘The Shack’ will be topic of FPC discussion group

Fayette Presbyterian Church will host a two-part discussion based on The Shack by William Paul Young, a best-selling yet controversial novel which wrestles with the age-old question, “Where is God in a world filled with unbearable tragedy?” It is a thought-provoking, heartwarming, soul-searching story of one man’s encounter with the Divine after the abduction of […]

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran adds two new staff members

Christ Our Shepherd  Lutheran adds two new staff members

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City has welcomed two new members to the staff: Sandra Bohlken and Linda Volckmann. Sandra Bohlken holds two positions: director of communications and director of contemporary worship music. She comes to Christ Our Shepherd from Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Atlanta, having previously held ministry positions in […]

Evergreen Church will host ‘Light of Cameroon’ March 25

John Retreat Foundation International (JRFI-USA, Inc.) invites the community to experience the culture of Cameroon with an evening of education, entertainment, fellowship, food and storytelling at its annual Light of Cameroon Event, Saturday, March 25 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Evergreen Church, 400 Windgate Rd., in Peachtree City. Contact  Gideon Ticha at  Johnretreatfoundation@gmail.com for […]

Jewish friendship group forming

A new Jewish friendship group, Havurah Hachnasat Orchim, based on the philosophy of Rabbi Mordecai M. Kaplan, is now forming on the south side. The group will be all-inclusive, egalitarian, interfaith, LGBT friendly, non biased and welcoming. For more information contact Don Thomas, 770-731-0219.

LDS Church will host Easter Miracle Celebration April 14, 15

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2101 Redwine Rd., Fayetteville, will host a free Easter Miracle Celebration event open to the entire community on Friday, April 14, from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, April 15, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The event is a family friendly multimedia tour depicting the birth, life, […]