Back-to-school prayers

Yes, it’s that time of year again … back-to-school. I trust those of you who got back into your school year routines last week have had a good start and a bright outlook for a successful year. Please know that I’m praying for all of you in the rigors of teaching and learning. In fact, […]

Remembering Miss Clyde

I consider myself fortunate to have been part of the newspaper community in Fayette County for the past 30-plus years. Oh, I know many have been here much longer than that … some have family roots that go back to the early newspaper days. But I came in at an opportune time. The county was […]

Religion Briefs 081617

Divorce Care starts tonight A new Divorce Care class for those going through, or who have recently been through, a separation or divorce will start at Providence United Methodist Church on Wednesday evening, Aug. 16 at 6:30 p.m., and will meet each Wednesday evening from 6:30 – 8 p.m. until Nov. 8. For more information, […]

Lunch program volunteers

Lunch program volunteers

First Presbyterian Church in Peachtree City supplied volunteers to work the summer lunch program in Fayette County. Shown above (L-R) are church members Bob Morris, and JoAnn and Chuck Wright  who volunteered to deliver lunches. Photo/Special.

Holy Trinity’s fall GriefShare program starts tonight, Friday

Holy Trinity Catholic Church will again offer GriefShare to the community this fall. GriefShare is a non-denominational Christ-centered grief recovery group for those who have experienced the death of someone dear to them.  Whether their loss is recent or from years past, GriefShare can offer help. A DVD program will be shown featuring some of […]

Free gospel concert set for Saturday

Brooks Christian Church will host the Gospel group, Second Coming, on Saturday, Aug. 19, at 7  p.m. in the church auditorium. The free concert will be followed by coffee and dessert in the Carrier Fellowship Hall. The public is invited to enjoy this evening of Christian music.  Brooks Christian Church is located at 969 Ga. […]

FFUMC’s ‘Modern Worship Gathering’ set for Aug. 27

Fayetteville First UMC members are invited to get to know others in the church family and community and worship in a modern setting at the next Food and Fellowship gathering on Sunday,  Aug. 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Those attending are asked to bring food to share at a potluck- […]

Back to school and the lessons children teach

Art Linkletter used to say, “Kids say the darndest things!”  That’s one reason I enjoy our “children’s moment.” At a certain point in our morning worship service, our younger children come to the front (usually ages 5-8 or so) and we have a “talk” and object lesson on their level. Sometimes I chit-chat with the […]

Mount Olive Baptist’s revival starts tonight

Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fayetteville will hold Summer Revival Wednesday through Friday, Aug. 9 – 11, starting nightly at 7 p.m.   Speakers for the revival are as follows: Wednesday, Aug. 9 – Pastor Lamonte Scott, Grace Missionary Baptist Church, Conyers; Thursday, Aug. 10 – Pastor, Bishop Ce Ce Colquitt, Disciples of Faith, Atlanta; Friday, […]

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