Religion Briefs 07/07/10


Upward Basketball Camp set
McDonough Road Baptist Church of Fayetteville will host an Upward Basketball camp July 19-22, from 6-8 p.m. at the church facility. The camp is for boys and girls from kindergarten age through eighth grade. The participants will receive a camp t-shirt, water bottle, poster and basketball, as well as special recognition throughout the camp experience. Registration is $50 before July 11, and $60 after July 11. McDonough Road Baptist Church is just past the department of drivers’ services building at 352 McDonough Rd. Call 770-460-5423 for more information.

Suzie Jones to speak at CDM
Christ Discipleship Ministries (CDM) will host a Times of Refreshing meeting Sunday, July 11, at 5 p.m. The speaker will be Pastor Suzie Jones, full time senior pastor of the Ministry of New Life, Inc., in southwest Atlanta. For further information and/or directions, contact the CDM office, 770-969-8370. No nursery or childcare will be provided.

New Hope announces two camps
New Hope Baptist Church will offer Preschool Day Camp July 12 – 16, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. for preschoolers age 4 (by Sept. 1, 2010) through kindergarten. The cost is $65. Those attending should bring a lunch and drink each day. New Hope will partner with Dogwood Church for C3 Winshape Camp (held at Dogwood Church) July 26-30, from 7:45 a.m. – 5 p.m., for kids in grades 1-6 (just completed.)The cost is $179. For more info and to register online go to

CDM hosts Back to Jesus revival
Christ Discipleship Ministries (CDM) in Fairburn will host a Back To Jesus Revival Friday, July 16, at 8 p.m. The speaker will be Prophet Timothy Frazier. For further information and/or directions, contact the CDM office, 770-969-8370. No nursery or childcare will be provided.

The Summit’s VBS is July 18-20
The Summit Church is hosting VBS this summer July 18-20 from 6-8 p.m. A special guest speaker, John Westlund, the campus minister of Middle Tennessee State University, will speak. There will be dinner, activities for children, and learning opportunities for people ages 4-94. The church (PCUSA) is at 1373 Ga. Hwy. 92 S., Fayetteville. Phone, 770-460-3335 or email The website is at

Dogwood will offer C3 Winshape
C3 WinShape, “The Ultimate Daycamp Experience,” will be offered at Dogwood Church, Tyrone, July 26-30 for children who have completed first grade through those who have completed sixth grade. For information, contact Kristie Kirk, director of children’s ministries, 770-487-6691 or visit the website, The church is at 975 Ga. Hwy. 74 South, Tyrone.

Trip to DeKalb Farmer’s Market planned
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 coolers and markers for those who want to make purchases at the market. At least 15 registered participants are required to make the trip. Register at the church by July 20. Individuals must be paid to be considered registered. For more information, call the church, 770-461-4313.

Special guests at Oak Lawn Baptist
Second Coming and the Bowling Family will perform at Oak Lawn Baptist Church in Newnan July 31 at 6 p.m. Second coming is celebrating 16 years in the ministry. Oak Lawn is at 482 Pine Rd., one half mile off I-85 South, Newnan.

Prophet Chambers Training seminar planned
Christ Discipleship Ministries (CDM) in Fairburn will host a seminar, “Prophet Chambers Training,” Saturday, July 31 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The speaker will be Prophet Timothy Frazier. The training is for those who feel called to the office of the prophet and for those who want to understand the role of the prophet in the 21st century. Contact the CDM office, 770-969-8370, for registration information. No nursery or childcare will be provided.

Flat Creek to dedicate organ
Kenneth D. Varner will be the featured performer, along with the Flat Creek Choir and congregation, when Flat Creek Baptist Church presents its organ dedication service Sunday, Aug. 1, at 6 p.m. Flat Creek is at 161 Flat Creek Trail between Ga. Highway 54 and Tyrone Road.

Co-dependents group meets
Co-Dependents Anonymous Group meets Saturdays from 11 a.m. – noon at Peachtree City United Methodist Church, 225 Robinson Rd., Peachtree City. Contact John for more info, 678-570-5108.