Religion Briefs 082008

Tue, 08/19/2008 - 1:54pm
By: The Citizen

Flint Ridge Baptist’s revival starts tonight
Flint Ridge Baptist Church will have a three-night adult and youth revival Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Aug. 20-22 at 7 p.m. each night. A special youth speaker will be featured Thursday night. The church is at 104 Old Road, facing Ga. Hwy. 85 North. For information, call the Rev. Jerome K. Drakeford, 678-438-0905 or 770-461-8742.

St. Gabriel seeking vendors for craft fair
St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Fayetteville is seeking vendors for its upcoming craft fair planned for Saturday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. Those interested should contact Sandy Byrnes at or Rebecca Miller at

Brooks UMC preschool still has openings
Brooks UMC’s preschool program still has some openings for the 2008-2009 year. Three and four day programs are available. Hours are 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. The school has certified teachers and uses age-appropriate A Beka Curriculum. Classes are available for ages 12 months through 4 years and have low teacher-student ratios. For more information on the curriculum go to: or call the church for a personal tour, 770-719-7593.

Bethlehem Baptist’s revival starts tonight
Bethlehem Baptist Church will host a revival starting tonight, Aug. 20, and continuing through Friday, Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. The guest revivalist will be the Rev. Curtis Green of Greater Liberty Hill Baptist Church in Atlanta. Bethlehem is in Peachtree City at 475 Dividend Drive. For info call the church, 770-631-0267.

Edgefield Baptist plans special weekend
The Edgefield Baptist Church of Fayetteville invites the community to attend the kickoff of its “God’s Family Reunion Weekend Celebration” on Friday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m. featuring Evangelist Dorothy Norwood. A Family Cookout at McCurry Park is set for noon Saturday, Aug. 23. Edgefield is at 140 Church Street in Fayetteville. For more information, call 770-461-7388.

ReGen’s ‘Shame’ conference starts Friday
ReGen Fellowship and New Gate Church will offer a five-part conference presented by Alan Wright entitled, “Shame Off You,”which deals with leading a shame-free life. The seminar will be held at the Legacy Theatre, 1175 Senoia Rd., Tyrone, Friday, Aug. 22, from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 23, from 9 a.m. - noon. The cost is $30 per person ($20 for those under 18) and includes the 150-page interactive workbook. No childcare is provided and seating is limited. Log on to for more information.

Grantville gospel singing set for Aug. 23
The old fashioned southern gospel singing at the old train depot in downtown Grantville is set for Saturday, Aug. 23 beginning at 7 p.m. The event will feature Second Coming of Griffin and New Horizons of Thomaston. Refreshments will be available. For info, call Dan Burdett, 770-583-2260, or Roy Smith, 770-251-5621, or email depotsinging@

Moms to Moms brunch set for Aug. 28
A “Moms to Moms” brunch will be held Thursday, Aug. 28, from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. at Dogwood Church in Tyrone. The event will feature brunch, entertainment by comic Linda Cramer, music, door prizes, and a look at programs for the upcoming year. Childcare will be provided upon request. R.S.V.P. to

MOPS meets at Flat Creek on Thursdays
Flat Creek Baptist Church invites all mothers of preschoolers to attend the MOPS meetings on the first and third Thursday of each month, beginning Sept. 4 from 9:15 to 11:30 a.m. Childcare is provided. MOPS International is a Christian organization for mothers of preschoolers. For more information, call the church office, 770-487-4890 or check the web site:

Woolsey starts study of Moses Sept. 11
“For Women Only: Bible Study Fellowship,” an interdenominational Bible study, will begin a study of “The Life of Moses” on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 9:30 a.m. at Woolsey Baptist Church, 115 Hampton Rd, Fayetteville. For more info call 770-461-8606.

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