]> The Citizen Online - Religion http://archive.thecitizen.com/taxonomy/term/9/0 en Worship With Us http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/342 <p><div class="image"> <a href="node/545"><img src="http://archive.thecitizen.com/files/images2/worsihpwithus.jpg" width="198" height="231" alt="Worship with us" /></a> <span class="caption"></span> </div><br /> <a href="http://www.thecitizen.com/index.php?q=node/342">Click here for our church directory.</a></p> <p><strong >Looking for a church? Find one here!</strong></p> Religion Thu, 03 Dec 2009 13:26:28 -0500 Ask Father Paul 022410 http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42219 <p>Answers to your questions about life, religion and the Bible</p> <p>Pastors get some of the most interesting questions from people they meet and people in their congregations. Here are some questions that I’ve gotten over the years of my ministry and via email for this column.</p> Columnists Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 16:23:12 -0500 David Ring to speak at Southside Baptist Sunday http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42218 <p>David Ring, nationally known speaker and head of David Ring Ministries, will speak at Southside Baptist Church in Fayetteville Sunday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. This is a one night, free event. A love offering will be taken.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 16:17:27 -0500 Youth choirs make joyful noise http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42217 <p>The combined Youth Choirs of First Baptist Newnan and Flat Creek Baptist in Fayetteville recently led Sunday morning worship at Flat Creek Baptist Church.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 16:03:02 -0500 Handbell choirs from all over Ga. to present concert here March 13 http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42215 <p>Peachtree City United Methodist Church will host a free concert of handbell choirs from United Methodist churches throughout the state of Georgia, all performing together at Peachtree City United Methodist Church Saturday, March 13, at 4 p.m.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 16:00:30 -0500 Renewing vows http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42216 <p><div class="image"> <a href="node/42214"><img src="http://archive.thecitizen.com/files/images3/Dale-Erika-Kreutter-sm.jpg" width="370" height="278" alt="Renewing vows" /></a> <span class="caption"></span> </div></p> <p>Twenty seven couples of all ages celebrated Valentine’s Day 2010 in a Renewal of Marriage Vows Celebration at Peachtree City United Methodist Church. As the couple with the longest marriage, Dale and Erika Kreutter of Fayetteville (above) were invited to be the first to renew their vows. The Kreutters, who were married Feb. 26, 1960, were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Photo/Special.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:54:43 -0500 Hopewell will offer FPU http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42212 <p>Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone will begin Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU) class on Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:51:03 -0500 Super Soup Sunday http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42213 <p><div class="image-left"> <a href="node/42211"><img src="http://archive.thecitizen.com/files/images3/SouperBowl-sm.thumbnail.jpg" width="120" height="98" alt="Super Soup Sunday" /></a> <span class="caption"></span> </div></p> <p>Lillian Oakes (L) and Gretchen Adams (R) pose next to their display of more than 150 cans of soup they collected on Souper Bowl Sunday.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:43:37 -0500 ‘Centering Prayer’ workshop set http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42209 <p>Peachtree City United Methodist Church invites the community to a Centering Prayer Workshop on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:27:12 -0500 SFM readies for spring yard sale http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42207 <p>Square Foot Ministries is now accepting items for its annual yard sale set for sometime this spring.</p> <p>Items being accepted include furniture, books, jewelry, small appliances. knick knacks, toys, children’s shoes and clothing, linens, sporting equipment and household goods in good, saleable condition. Adult clothing and mattresses/box springs will not be accepted.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:23:53 -0500 Religion Briefs 022410 http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42206 <p><strong >Lenten lunches continue</strong><br /> Lenten lunches will continue at First United Methodist Church each Thursday throughout Lent (Feb. 25, March 4, 11, 18 and 25) and will end with a lunch on April 1. All lunches will begin at 11:30 a.m. The Feb. 25 lunch will be hosted by the Bethany and Trinity circles. Julie Harp will be the speaker. FFUMC is at 175 E. Lanier Ave. (Ga. Highway 54) in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, call the church office, 770-461-4313.</p> Religion Tue, 23 Feb 2010 15:22:02 -0500 Maybe this time, I’ll keep up with my pants http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42092 <p>We’re on the countdown to another wedding, and I look forward to being father of the bride while also performing the wedding ceremony. We had our first family wedding in November, 2008, when my second-born daughter wed at University of Georgia chapel in Athens. It was a beautiful event, and she was a gorgeous bride.</p> Columnists Religion Tue, 16 Feb 2010 15:10:26 -0500 Lenten lunches start today http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42089 <p>Fayetteville First United Methodist Church will host weekly Lenten lunches beginning Ash Wednesday, (today), at 11:30 a.m. The Faith Circle will provide a light lunch and the speaker will be the Rev. Mark Westmoreland.</p> Religion Tue, 16 Feb 2010 15:06:25 -0500 FFUMC offering Financial Peace classes http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42091 <p>Fayetteville First United Methodist Church (FFUMC) will offer multiple courses in Financial Peace University (13 week course) in February and March. The course benefits couples/individuals of all ages — those with or without debt.</p> Religion Tue, 16 Feb 2010 14:58:35 -0500 PTCUMC celebrates confirmation of 88 youth http://archive.thecitizen.com/node/42088 <p><div class="image"> <a href="node/42087"><img src="http://archive.thecitizen.com/files/images3/Reli_PTCUMC-confirm-laying-sm.jpg" width="370" height="246" alt="PTCUMC celebrates confirmation of 88 youth" /></a> <span class="caption">During the confirmation ceremony, hands were laid on each confirmand by pastors, parents and youth leaders. Photo/Special.</span> </div></p> <p>Members of Peachtree City United Methodist Church recently celebrated the confirmation of 88 seventh and eighth grade students into the community of faith. The confession, confirmation and baptism of these students represented their intentional decision to become followers of Jesus Christ.</p> Religion Tue, 16 Feb 2010 14:56:51 -0500