Religion Briefs 081909

Tue, 08/18/2009 - 2:54pm
By: The Citizen

AWANA starts at Woolsey tonight
AWANA begins its new year at Woolsey Baptist Church on Wednesday night, Aug. 19. Times are from 6:30-8 p.m. Woolsey Baptist Church is at 115 Hampton Road in Fayetteville. For more information, call the church office, 770- 461- 9618.

DivorceCare starts tonight at Heritage
Beginning tonight, Heritage Christian Church will offer Divorce Care as well as Divorce Care 4 Kids from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Divorce care 4 Kids (DC4K) is for children 5-12 years of age. Both sessions continue for 13 weeks. For additional information visit

Grantville gospel sing set for Aug. 22
Second Coming from Griffin, New Horizons from Thomaston, and The Parrish Family from Barnesville will perform Saturday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m., at the gospel singing at the freight depot in Grantville. Refreshments will be available. For information, contact Roy Smith, 770-583-3977, or by email at

Holly Grove AME plans special week
Holly Grove African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church will have Homecoming and Revival Services next week. Homecoming Celebration will be Sunday, Aug. 23, at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Alvetta Peterman Thomas will be the Speaker of the Hour. Revival services will be Monday through Wednesday, Aug. 24-26, at 7 p.m. each night. Holly Grove is at 400 Holly Grove Church Rd., Peachtree City, off the southern end of Robinson Road, between Oakdale Avenue and Aston Park. Look for the Historical Marker, the church sign, and the white fence.

Hopewell will host FPU Sunday
Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone will offer the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University series beginning Sunday, Aug. 23. All classes will run from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. FPU is a 13-week program that teaches how to make the right money decisions to achieve financial goals. The fee for all the classes and materials is $93 per person. Register for the classes at the church or go online to Classes will be held at Hopewell UMC, 351 Jenkins Rd., Tyrone, directly across from Sandy Creek High School. For more information contact the church office, 770-306-7537.

Edgefield plans revival next week
Edgefield Baptist Church in Fayetteville will hold its Summer Revival Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 24-25, at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest revivalist for both nights will be Pastor Wendy Smith of Greater Victory Christian Center in East Point. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. The senior pastor is Pastor Eddie Thomas. The Church web site is

Fayette Christian will have blood drive
Fayetteville Christian Church will host a blood drive Monday, Aug. 24, from 2:30 - 7:30 p.m. Sign up at the church for an appointment or call the church office, 770-461-8763. Fayetteville Christian is at New Hope and Hickory roads, Fayetteville.

OM’s 31 days of prayer continues
Every night during the month of August, Operation Mobilization (OM), an international Christian mission agency with local offices in Tyrone, will host 31 evenings of worship and prayer, open to the community, from 6 to 9 p.m. OM is at 285 Lynnwood Ave. in Tyrone. For more information, contact Graham Wells, 770-631-0432.

FCC women plan ‘memory lane’ event
The women’s ministry at Fayetteville Christian Church will host a night of fun, food and laughter as participants take a “Walk Down Memory Lane” during a wedding-themed girlfriend extravaganza on Monday, Aug. 31, at 6 p.m. Reservations should be made by Aug. 16. For more information call the church office, 770-461-8763.

GriefShare starts Sept. 3 in PTC
Beginning Sept. 3, Peachtree City United Methodist Church will offer GriefShare each Thursday night from 6:30 - 8 p.m. GriefShare is a support group for those who have lost a loved one. This is a Christ-centered program that is Biblicly based. There is a $15 fee for the workbook. For more information, contact Helen Ragsdale, 678-817-0238, or Wanda Andereck 770-716-8306.

Jones to speak at PC Fellowship
The Emerging Daniel Company International, a Fayette County ministry of Aaron Evans, will sponsor a special session at Peachtree Christian Fellowship in September. Bob Jones and his wife, Bonnie, will speak Sept. 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. The event is open to the public. Peachtree Christian Fellowship is at 640 Ebenezer Church Rd., Peachtree City. For more information, go to

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