Religion Briefs 0320

Tue, 03/20/2007 - 1:51pm
By: The Citizen

Alveda King to speak in Fayetteville tonight
Dr. Alveda King, niece of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will be the guest speaker at the Eleventh Hour Call Church Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m. The church is at 385 S. Glynn St. (Ga. Hwy. 85), in the lower level of the Fayette Mower building, Fayetteville. For directions or further information, call 770-461-0230.

Lenten lunches continue at FFUMC
The Lenten Lunches hosted by the Fayetteville First United Methodist Church continue each Thursday at noon through the Lenten season. A light lunch prepared by ladies from the United Methodist Women is served, followed by a guest speaker. Lunches usually last no more than an hour. The speaker for March 22 is Forrest Cate, with lunch provided by the Mary Martha and Bethany circles. The church is on Lanier Avenue (Ga. Hwy. 54) in downtown Fayetteville.

South Metro plans Easter pageant March 23, 24, 25
“The Christ, The Cross, The Crown,” an Easter pageant featuring live animals, music, special effects and drama will play at South Metro Ministries, formerly Peachtree City Church of God, 3935 Ga. Hwy. 34 East, Sharpsburg, Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 25 at 6 p.m. Admission is free. A nursery will be provided for children through age 5. For questions or directions call 770-251-3777.

Mt. Olive to recognize senior members
The General Mission department of Mt. Olive Baptist Church will have a special service Sunday, March 25, dedicated to recognition of their senior members who have paved the way. Morning worship will be celebrated through the word, song and dance at 11 a.m. Mt. Olive Baptist Church is at 192 Graves Road, Fayetteville. For more information, call 770-461-6526.

New Hope to host Seder meal
New Hope Baptist church will host a free Passover Seder Meal from 5:30–8 p.m. Saturday, March 24 in the Cafe New Hope Baptist Church, 551 New Hope Road, Fayetteville. The Seder will be led by Rabbi David Liebe of God’s Appointed Times Ministries. For reservations or for more information, call Lesley Deyton, 770-461-4337 ext. 884 or email

Mountain Mission Choir to perform at FCC
Fayetteville Christian Church will host the Mountain Mission School Choir, a 50-person youth choir from Grundy, Va., in a 45-minute concert Sunday, March 25, at 9:30 a.m. (during the Sunday school hour). The group also will perform two songs during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. A love offering will be received for the choir. Fayetteville Christian is on the corner of New Hope and Hickory roads in Fayetteville, For more information , call 770-461-8763.

St. Gabriel’s to host Seder meal
The Catholic Church of St. Gabriel is serving a Seder meal for parishioners and the community on Monday, April 2, at 6 p.m. Fr. Tim Gadziala will lead the meal. Tickets are $6 each or $20 for a family of four or more. For additional information or to make reservations, call the parish office, 770-461-0492. The church is at 152 Antioch Rd., Fayetteville, just south of the intersection of Ga. Hwy. 92 south and Antioch Road.

Woolsey Baptist to present Easter musical
The Celebration Choir of Woolsey Baptist Church presents “My Savior, My God, an Easter Celebration,” created by Ed Kee, Luke Gambill, Sue C. Smith and Richard Kingsmore and arranged by Richard Kingsmore, Sunday night, April 1, at 6 p.m. Childcare will be provided.Woolsey Baptist is at 115 Hampton Road in Fayetteville. For more information, call the office, 770- 461-9618 or visit the church Web site,

Liberty to hold mass baptism Easter Sunday
Liberty Baptist Church will host a mass baptism celebration on Easter morning, April 8 at 10:45 a.m. Those interested in participating may contact the church office for additional information. The baptisms will be conducted in the worship center at Liberty Baptist Church, 1077 Ga. Hwy. 314 located between Fayetteville and Riverdale. There will be an informational meeting on Saturday, April 7 at the church at 11 a.m. Childcare is available with reservation. RSVP by calling the church office, 770-461-5644. Additional information can be found at the church Web site,

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