Joan Estelle Dunn, age 78

Joan Estelle Dunn, age 78 of Forest Park, Ga, formerly of Rome, Ga, went to be with the Lord July 12, 2010, after her long, courageous battle with cancer. Joan formed many meaningful relationships throughout her life, including those formed during 32 years working at Ford Animal Clinic in Forest Park. She enriched many lives […]

Margaret Elizabeth McCarthy Krause, 84

Margaret Elizabeth McCarthy Krause, 84, of Bluffton, SC and widow of Edmund T. Krause, passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2010 in the Carolina House of Bluffton. She was born in Newton, MA on May 14, 1926. She was the daughter of the late Joseph P. and Mary Carroll McCarthy. She was a homemaker; an […]

Ask Father Paul 07/14/10

Answers to your questions about life, religion and the Bible Pastors get some of the most interesting questions from people they meet and people in their congregations. Here are a few that I have gotten over the years and via email for this column. Dear father Paul: Can a Christian lose his/her salvation? — E.J. […]

Hopewell schedules blood drive to honor fallen soldier

Hopewell United Methodist Church will hold an Honor Blood Drive Wednesday, July 21, from 2 to 7 p.m. The blood given that day will honor Lt. Robert Wilson Collins, killed in action on April 7, 2010, in Mosul, Iraq. Donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh 110 lbs or more, and show a […]

Coweta Gospel sings move to new location

The monthly Grantville Gospel Sings, which have been held in Grantville’s Railroad Freight Depot, will now be held in Grantville’s New Life Baptist Church, 5710 South U.S. Hwy. 29, directly across the road from Glanton Elementary School. The sings will begin at 6 p.m. instead of 7 p.m., as they did in the Depot. The […]

FFUMC will offer several Financial Peace classes beginning in August

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. All classes will be taught at the church in downtown Fayetteville. “Financial Peace University (FPU) is a life-changing […]

Trip to DeKalb Farmer’s Market planned July 27

Fayetteville First United Methodist Church will partner with Fayette Senior Services for a trip to the DeKalb Farmer’s Market July 27. The group will leave the church at 10 a.m. and return about 3:30 p. m. The cost of the trip is $7, with lunch cost additional, paid by the individual. The church will provide […]

Religion Briefs 07/14/10

Order Angel Food at the Summit tomorrow The Summit Presbyterian Church is an Angel Food ordering site. The deadline to order is Thursday, July 15 and pick up is Saturday, July 24 from 10-11:30 a.m. For more info, phone 770-460-3335, email info@thesummitpc.net, or visit the website, www.thesummitpc.net. Providence has preschool openings Providence United Methodist Church […]

Miller Anniversary

Harold E. and Sara Starr Miller will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary July 21, 2010. Mrs. Miller is a Fayetteville native and Mr. Miller has resided in Fayetteville for the past 60-plus years. The couple formerly operated Miller’s Vineyard on Ga. Highway 54 East for more than 30 years. Celebrating with them will be their […]