Religion Briefs 12/11/13


Advent continues at St. Paul’s
St. Paul Lutheran Church in Peachtree City will continue its Advent services  on Wednesdays, Dec.  11 and 18, with a family friendly dinner at 5 p.m. and services following at 6 p.m. On Dec. 18, the St. Paul Lutheran School’s Christmas program will be presented at 7 p.m. The church is at 700 Ardenlee Pkwy, Peachtree City. For information, call 770-486-3545.

Advent services continue at WOG
Word of God Lutheran Church continues mid-week Advent worship services on Wednesday evenings Dec. 11 and 18. The services will be preceded by a soup and bread meal at 6:15 p.m. The service begins at 7 p.m. Word of God is at 303 Kelly Dr., Suite 10, Peachtree City. For more information, call 770-897-4508.

Local author to sign books
Local author Connie Campbell Bratcher will sign her new inspirational poetry book, “Shine the Light,” at the B-Acts (senior citizens) Christmas party at Flat Creek Baptist Church, Fayetteville, on Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. The artist/illustrator will be there to sign as well. Signed copies of the books can be purchased at Pam’s Hallmark in Peachtree City or through Bratcher’s website:

Heatherwood Baptist holiday activities
Heatherwood Baptist Church’s Christmas drama, “The Ornament,” will be presented Dec. 14 and 15 at 6 p.m. nightly. Christmas activities will conclude on Christmas Eve with a service at 5 p.m. Heatherwood is at 721 Shenandoah Blvd. in Newnan. For more information, call the church office, 770-304-0091.

‘Sounds of Christmas’ concert at NFUMC
The Peachtree Wind Ensemble will present “The Sounds of Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 15 at 3 p.m. at North Fayette United Methodist Church, 847 New Hope Road, Fayetteville. The concert will feature the NFUMC Chancel Festival Choir and Agape Ringers Handbell Choir. Admission  is free.

Cokes Chapel plans Christmas Bonfire
Cokes Chapel United Methodist Church will host a Christmas Bonfire for Families at 5 p.m. this Sunday, Dec. 15. Cokes Chapel is on Lower Fayetteville Road near its intersection with Ga. Highway 154 in the Thomas Crossroads area of Sharpsburg.