Bowden to speak at P’tree City Christian

Tue, 07/01/2008 - 3:32pm
By: The Citizen

Bowden to speak at P’tree City Christian
As part of its B.I.G. Fourth of July weekend activities, Peachtree City Christian Church will welcome Bobby Bowden, head football coach for Florida State University, as its guest speaker Sunday, July 6, at the 10:45 and 11 a.m. worship services.

Other activities include a picnic fireworks at Pebble Pocket Pool and participation in the Peachtree City parade.

A living legend in college football, Bowden boasts more wins than any other coach in major college football history, along with a distinguished reputation among both those he coaches and those he coaches against. Bowden’s players have been recognized with some of the biggest awards in football as well, ranging from ACC All-American awards to Heisman winners. He has coached for 42 years, 32 of them at Florida State University, and holds a lifetime coaching record of 366-113-4. He led the Seminoles to14 consecutive bowl games, the second longest streak in college football.

Bowden also is universally recognized as a man of great character, deeply rooted in family and devoted to his faith. He frequently speaks to different groups and churches, particularly in the South, about topics ranging from adversity to character.

Peachtree City Christian is at 500 Kedron Dr. in Peachtree City. For more information, call the church office 770-487-9711 or visit

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