Religion Briefs

FPC to hold pet blessing today Fayette Presbyterian Church will hold a “Blessing of the Pets” at the Fayetteville Town Square Gazebo this evening, May 3. The event is open house style between the hours of 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.  All pets are welcome, but must be leashed, caged, or otherwise contained. A barbecue dinner […]

Appreciation for teachers

Appreciation for teachers

The Methodist Women of Hopewell United Methodist Church present a check in the amount of $275 to incoming principal Lisa Howe, of Burch Elementary School, to use for teacher appreciation. The women’s group held a dinner to raise funds to donate to the school. Regular school funds cannot be used to honor teachers, so the […]

National Day of Prayer is May 4

Christ’s Church at Whitewater will host a service of healing and blessing for the country at noon on the National Day of Prayer, Thursday, May 4, at the Gazebo on the Square in Fayetteville. Several local ministers and laymen will pray for the President, Vice President, Congress, Supreme Court, Pentagon and military, White House and […]

GriefShare starts today at HTCC

Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Peachtree City will again offer GriefShare to the community this summer. The summer session begins tonight, May 3, and continues for 13 weeks. Each session is self-contained, so those planning to attend may start at any time. Meetings are held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday nights in Room […]

Heritage Christian to host 10th annual Winshape Camp

Heritage Christian to host 10th annual Winshape Camp

Heritage Christian Church will host WinShape Camp, a weeklong day camp experience for all completed first through ninth graders, July 10 to 14. Cost is $209 for a full week of camp. A deposit of $50 is due upon registration. Registration is now open. This is Heritage’s10th year hosting WinShape camp. This year’s theme is […]

CTK member Bill Shelton named honorary archdeacon

CTK member Bill Shelton named honorary archdeacon

The Rev. William J. “Bill” Shelton, Newnan, was named and installed as an honorary Archdeacon in the Diocese of the Mid-South in recognition of his more than 20 years of faithful service to his diocese, his cathedral, and his bishops. Shelton was a retired firefighter and paramedic having served in a supervisory capacity in Peachtree […]

Christ Our Shepherd will confirm 15 young members this Sunday

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City will celebrate the Rite of Confirmation for 15 young Christians on May 7 at 11 a.m. These eighth graders have spent three years studying the Bible and Lutheran Christian beliefs, and they will stand to publicly confess their faith. The confirmands will be Max Benoit, Colin Comisky, […]

Martin Luther revisited

A few articles ago I shared with you what I believe was a truly important historical event. It was that I, a Lutheran pastor, was invited to come to St. Philip Benizi Roman Catholic church and preach in a Unity Service upon the occasion of the 500th Anniversary of Martin Luther nailing The 95 Theses […]

Religion Briefs 042617

Flipper Chapel anniversary The Flipper Chapel A.M.E. male Chorus will celebrate its anniversary with music on April 29 at 5 p.m. The celebration will come to a close on Sunday, April 30, when Bro. Germaine Herrington will bring the message at the 11 a.m. service and the Rev. Anthony Slaughter and the St. John A.M.E. […]