Barrow donates scholarship money

Barrow donates scholarship money

A $1,000 prize that came with Fayette County School Superintendent Jody Barrow being named the 2017 Georgia Superintendent of the Year earlier this year was passed along as scholarships to two recent high school graduates to help with their college expenses. Above, Fayette County School Superintendent Jody Barrow, center, awarded $500 scholarships to Aruodo Nnanna, […]

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, […]

COS hosts beach party tonight All students in middle and high school are encouraged to attend the back-to-school Beach Party at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church on Aug. 9, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Food, games, and water events are scheduled. All youth are welcome! Questions? Contact Greg Bohlken, director of Youth and Family Ministry, at 770-487-8717. […]

VBS — It isn’t just for kids!

VBS — It isn’t just for kids!

Adults enjoyed being Galactic Starveyors during Vacation Bible School at Flat Creek Baptist Church in Fayetteville, the week of June 12.  With an average daily attendance of 37, these adult VBS-ers, ranging in age from 30-somethings to 80s, participated in Bible study, crafts, mission outreach, music, and fellowship each day. The group presented one of […]

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran lists special events for August 13

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church announces a change in its worship service schedule, effective Aug. 13. Contemporary worship now takes place at 10:50 a.m. on Sunday in the Fellowship Hall. sanctuary services remain at 6 p.m. Saturday, 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday. With this change, the church offers two services at virtually the same time […]

Join the PTCUMC Festival Orchestra

Join the PTCUMC Festival Orchestra

The Festival Orchestra at Peachtree City United Methodist Church on Robinson Road begins weekly rehearsals at the church on Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. All sections have openings for players from the community who may be interested in joining. Dust off your instrument, play a few notes, and come make music! Those who are interested […]

Brooks Christian’s free gospel concert is Aug. 19

Brooks Christian Church will host the gospel group, Second Coming, on Saturday, Aug.t 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 inspiring evening of Christian music. Brooks Christian Church is located at 969 […]

FFUMC offers ‘Modern Worship Gathering’ 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- […]