Religion Briefs 022708

Tue, 02/26/2008 - 3:28pm
By: The Citizen

Lenten lunches continue at FFUMC
The Thursday Lenten lunches at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church continue with a luncheon Thursday, Feb. 28, sponsored by the Promise and Joy circles, and March 6, sponsored by the Mary Martha and Friendship circles. Lunch is served at noon in the fellowship hall for a cost of $2. Also, a brief devotional message is given. The church is in downtown Fayetteville across from the Fayette County Courthouse.

Dave Ramsey seminar planned at The Rock
The Rock Baptist Church will host a 13-week Dave Ramsey video group study on becoming debt free beginning Sunday, March 2, at 3 p.m.. The total cost for materials is $99. Mike Labine is the facilitator. For more information, call the church, 770-964-4908. The Rock is at 1392 Sandy Creek Rd., off Ga. Hwy. 74.

Harp’s Crossing Baptist to offer Grief Share
Harp’s Crossing Baptist Church will offer the 13-week program, Grief Share, for those suffering the loss of a loved one, beginning Tuesday, March 4, at 5:30 p.m. in room 238. The program features video, group discussions and a workbook. For more information or to register, call Bonnie Edwards, 404-765-8128. Harp’s Crossing is at 1183 Ga. Hwy. 92 South, Fayetteville.

House of Change plans yard sale March 8
House of Change Ministries will have a yard sale Saturday, March 8, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at 1091 South Jeff Davis Dr., Fayetteville. Spaces are available and tables are for rent. For more information contact Celestine King, 678-479-3366 or 678-656-7995.

Healing School meets Tuesdays at Gracepointe
Gracepointe Church conducts a weekly Healing School each Tuesday at 10 a.m. These classes are especially for people who have been diagnosed with physical sickness or disease and for people who are interested in ministering healing to others. The classes are free. For more information, visit Gracepointe’s website at or call 770- 631-9880.

Men’s new Bible study meets at Branches CC
A new community-based men’s Bible study has formed in the Fayetteville area, led by Minister Adrian Lovingood. The study will meet Thursday nights at 7:30 p.m. at The Branches Community Church (, 282 Ga. Hwy. 314, Suite B. The Rev. Fred Downing is pastor. Lovingood can be reached at and Downing at The phone number at the church is 404-510-5347. All men of the community are welcome to attend.

Jonesboro Baptist to host Dr. Richard Ross seminar
Dr. Richard Ross and his son, Clayton, will be the guest speakers at a one-day parent-student event, “Could This Be the Revival Generation?” Saturday, March 8 at the church. The cost is $15 per person or $60 per family. A Chick-fil-A box lunch also is available for $5 per person. Register online at

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