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Wednesday, November 14, 2001

Hats off to Brother Jack
Religion Columnist
The Reverend Jack Overton has been shepherding in Fayette County for 40 years. Imagine that! This past weekend Fayetteville First Baptist Church honored Brother Jack (as most know him) for his faithful tenure first as pastor the First Baptist Church and then as pastor emeritus. Just think, Brother Jack began serving in Fayette before John Kennedy was assassinated.

'Moms in Touch' seeks members for prayer teams

Mothers in Fayette and Coweta counties are invited to join other mothers around the nation in a special mission for moms praying for their children and their schools through "Moms in Touch," a national prayer group which meets weekly on local levels.

Bless This House' set for this weekend at Fayette Christian

Members of the Fayetteville Christian Church adult choir, band and drama department will present the musical/drama, "Bless this House," Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17 and 18, at the church. Saturday's performance will be at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday's performance will be at 10:30 a.m.

Harp's Crossing will offer parenting seminar Nov. 18

Harp's Crossing Baptist Church will present a Crossover Parent Seminar featuring Keith Stell of Tyrone First Baptist Church this Sunday, Nov. 18, at 4:30 p.m. The topic is "Preparing for the Ice Cold Holidays: How to Fuel Your Family."

Tammy Melton will be speaker at Women's Aglow meeting Nov. 19

Tammy Melton, an ordained minister with Servanthood ministries, will be the featured speaker at this month's meeting of Women's Aglow Fellowship International, Monday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. There will be no Tuesday meeting this month.

Church group seeks male voices for 'Messiah' performance Dec. 1

Male voices are still needed for the third annual "Messiah Sing-Along" at the First Presbyterian Church in Peachtree City, scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m.

Dorsey gospel benefit is Saturday

The Gospel Benefit Program for Mrs. Marjorie Dorsey, a member of Hartford United Methodist Church in Fayetteville. is scheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 17. at East Fayette Elementary School on Booker Ave. in Fayetteville.

First Presbyterian plans family fair

Members of the First Presbyterian Church in Peachtree City will have their annual "A Taste of Home Family Fair" Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

North Fayette churches plan joint service

Several churches in the north Fayette area will have a joint Thanksgiving service Sunday, Nov. 18, at The Rock Baptist Church on Ga. Hwy. 74 and Sandy Creek Rd. Special music will be featured.

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