Vacation Bible Schools 06/16/10

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran, June 21-25 Vacation Bible School at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City is June 21-25, from 9 a.m.-noon. The week’s theme is “High Seas Expedition.” Children age 4 through rising fifth graders will be organized into “crews.” To start the morning they will gather at “Sing and Play Splash.” […]

As car bites the dust, I still miss my Maverick

My first car was a green Ford Maverick with the shift on the column and a broken gas gauge. I had to keep up with my miles between gas purchases so that I would not run out. I can’t remember, but I think it was a 1971 model. I bought it for $500 with my […]

Providence’s parenting seminar is this Saturday

Providence United Methodist Church will offer a “Parenting is Heart Work” seminar Saturday, June 12, from 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The seminar is open to the community and emphasizes helping parents solve the real problems they are facing. A children’s program is offered at the same time, so that the whole family can attend. “Too many […]

Glory Clapp will perform at B-Acts meeting Thursday

The B-Acts group, seniors age 50 and older at Flat Creek Baptist Church, will have a dinner meeting Thursday, June 10 at 7 p.m., with ventriloquist Glory Clapp and her friend, Hal A. Lujah, providing the entertainment. Members are encouraged to bring their friends. Those who are attending for the first time are guests of […]

Studying healing ministry

A 13-week class examining 26 of the New Testament incidences of Jesus’ healing ministry is being taught at Christ the King Church in Sharpsburg. The class is sponsored by the local chapter of the Order of St. Luke the Physician and is taught by the Rev. James C. Taylor of Peachtree City. Those attending, shown […]

Thrift shop hits first anniversary

The Second Chance Thrift Shop in Brooks will celebrate its first year of operation on Saturday, June 19. The community is invited to come by for cookies and lemonade that day. “Your support of this ministry of Brooks UMC has been phenomenal and we have been able to reach out into the community with Christ’s […]

Heritage Christian Church will host Winshape C3 day camp

Heritage Christian Church will host Winshape C3 Camp July 12-16 from 7:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily. The day camp is open to all students who have completed first through sixth grade. Cost is $179 for a full week of camp. A deposit of $50 is due upon registration. “C3 combines sports and recreation, arts, Bible […]

F’ville Methodist will offer several FPU classes this fall

Fayetteville First United Methodist Church (FFUMC) has announced it will offer multiple courses in Financial Peace University (13-week course) in the fall of 2010. The course benefits couples/individuals of all ages — those with or without debt. “Financial Peace University (FPU) is a life-changing program that teaches you to achieve your financial goals by eliminating […]

Religion Briefs 06/09/10

Order Angel Food by tomorrow at Summit The Summit church is an Angel Food Ministry location. Order online at or stop by The Summit at 1373 Ga. Hwy. 92 South, Fayetteville, to place an order. June’s deadline for ordering is Thursday, June 10. Orders may be picked up Saturday, June 19, at The Summit. […]

Vacation Bible Schools 06/09/10

Flat Creek Baptist, June 14-18 Flat Creek Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 14-18, from 9 a.m. – noon, with the theme, “Saddle Ridge Ranch: Drivin’ Home Answers,” based on James 1:5. Children ages four through sixth grade are encouraged to attend. Following VBS, Flat Creek will offer a Music Camp for children […]