Religion Briefs 10/27/10


Public servant appreciation lunch
On Sunday, Oct. 31, from noon to 2 p.m. Edgefield Baptist Church in Fayetteville will show appreciation to those who serve as public servants in Fayette county (local fire, police, sheriff and EMS officials) by providing them with a complimentary lunch in the George Porter Fellowship Hall. All public servants are welcome. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, contact the church, 770-461-7388.

Hallelujah NIght is Oct. 31 in PTC
Peachtree City First Presbyterian Church and First Baptist Church will host “Hallelujah Night,” Sunday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 pm. Activities for the children include face painting, rock wall climbing, G Force, High Striker, Ring Toss and more. There also will be popcorn, hot dogs and candy. The event will be held at the two churches on Willowbend Road. For more information, call 770-487-7757.

Woolsey will host Fall Festival
The Fall Festival at Woolsey Baptist Church will be Sunday, Oct. 31, from 4:30- 7 p.m. for all children through the sixth grade. There will be popcorn, Trunk or Treat, cake walk, games and candy, hay ride, face painting, a hot dog dinner serving from 5-6 p.m., and live music. All activities are free, except for the Cake Walk which is $1. Woolsey is at 115 Hampton Rd. in Fayetteville. For information, call 770- 461- 9618 or visit

New Hope plans Fall Festivals
New Hope Baptist Church will host its Fall Festival at both locations on Sunday, Oct. 31, from 4-7 p.m. The event is for preschool through sixth grade children. Trunk & Treat will start at 5 p.m. and end at 7. Activities include inflatables, a cake walk, clown shows and food court. Children must be accompanied by an adult and need a free wristband to participate. There is no cost except for food. The North Campus is at 551 New Hope Rd., Fayetteville, and the South Campus is at 1563 Ga. Hwy. 74 South, Senoia. For more information, call Jan or Deborah, 770-461-4337.

The Rock Baptist announces Fall Festival
The Rock Baptist Church on Sandy Creek Road will have its Fall Festival Saturday, Oct. 30, from noon until 2 p.m. The festival will feature candy, games, food, a cake walk and more. The church is at 1392 Sandy Creek Rd. For information, call the church, 770-964-4908.

Bethany plans Trunk or Treat
Bethany United Methodist Church will have have a Trunk or Treat for the kids on Sunday, Oct. 31, from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Bethany is in north Fayette County on the corner of Rivers/Milam and Lee’s Lake Roads. For more information, call the church office, 770-964-6999.

McDonough Road plans Fall Fun Fest
McDonough Road Baptist Church invites the community to its annual Fall Fun Fest Sunday, Oct. 31, from 4-6 p.m. Games, a hayride, face painting, refreshments and plenty of candy will be available at the afternoon event.The church is at 352 McDonough Rd., just past the department of drivers’ services building. Visit the website at for more information, or call 770-460-5423.

Brooks UMC plans Fall Festival Oct. 31
Brooks United Methodist Church’s Fall Festival will be Oct. 31 from 5 – 7 p.m. Trunk Trick or Treating is from 5 – 6 p.m. and carnival games in the gym are from 6 – 7 p.m. Also available will be homemade soup and cornbread or hotdogs prepared by the ladies for a love offering. Brooks UMC is at 119 Morgan Mill Rd. in Brooks. For more information go to the church website,, or call 770-719-7593.

Edgefield’s Trunk or Treat is Oct. 31
On Sunday, Oct. 31, from 2:30 -4 p.m., Edgefield’s Zion Youth Ministry wil host a Hallelujah Day – Trunk or Treat Fall Festival, featuring candy, prizes and food. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. in Fayetteville. For more information, call 770-461-7388.

FFUMC Fall Festival set for Oct. 31
Fayetteville First United Methodist Church will host its Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 31 from 3 – 5:30 p.m. and will feature inflatables, games, barbecue dinner, Bluegrass band and trunk-or-treat. All of the events are free.

Flat Creek schedules Harvest Fest
Flat Creek Baptist Church will have a free Harvest Fest Sunday, Oct. 31, from 4-5 p.m., featuring Trunk ‘n’ Treat, hayrides, inflatables, games, prizes, hot dogs, candy and more. Costumes are encouraged. Flat Creek is at 161 Flat Creek Trail, Fayetteville.