Religion Briefs 11/06/13


Salute to veterans at FFBC Thursday
Fayetteville First Baptist Church will have a special program to honor veterans and those currently serving in the U.S. military on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. The featured speaker will be retired Brig. Gen.  Peter T. Madsen, PE. The event also will feature the Southern Aires Big Band and Inman Elementary School Chorus. For more information call Glenn Stringham, 770-461-8378, email or visit The church is at 205 East Stonewall Ave. (Ga. Hwy. 54 E.), Fayetteville.

Greek appetizers on sale until Friday
The order deadline is this Friday for the Greek Appetizer & Dessert Sale , ongoing until Nov. 8 at St. Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church.  Handmade spanakopites and tiropites are $10 per dozen; Baklava-$18 per dozen; Kourambiethes and Melomakarona-$15  per dozen; Koulourakia-$8 per dozen. Visit for photos and descriptions. All proceeds benefit Philoptochos Society’s local and national charities. Philoptochos or “Friends of the Poor” is a philanthropic organization. Call 770-486-6580 to place order(s) or email

Holy Trinity’s Craft Bazaar set for Nov. 9
Holy Trinity catholic Church will host its Annual Craft Bazaar Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. The event will feature a huge selection of handmade crafts including jewelry, wood working, Christmas decorations and many gift ideas. Food will include homemade tamales, chili, nachos and a variety of baked goods. All proceeds will benefit the Catholic Heart Work Camp Mission Trip in June, 2014. For more information contact or call 770-616-9292.

CDM will host prophetic service
CDM in Fairburn will host a Prophet Chambers Prophetic Night Service on Sunday, Nov. 10, at 6 p.m.  Members are encouraged to bring their friends and family. No nursery or child care will be provided.  CDM is at 114 W. Campbellton Street, Fairburn. For more information or directions, call the CDM office, 770-969-8370.

SDA Church will host Family Fun Night
The Fayette Seventh Day Adventist Church family will host its Family Fun Night on Nov. 23,  from 7-11 p.m.  featuring Jamaican, Antiguan, Dominican, Trinidadian, Mexican, and Filipino cuisine, hay rides, ping pong, face painting, hula hoop, basketball, dominoes, cake walks and much more. Admission is free. Call 678-665-8767 for more details. The church is at 814 New Hope Rd., Fayetteville.