Church Notes


St. James Preschool is enrolling for the 2015-2016 school year. This non-profit preschool program is for children ages 8 weeks through 4 years old. It meets 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. They offer classes in language arts, science, math, spanish, visual arts, music and drama, physical education and more. For more info visit http://stjamesapostlepreschool.org for more information or email the Director, Patti Lucas at plucas@stjamesapostle.com.

Henry Baptist Church invites the community to celebrate Easter with them on Sunday, April 5. There will be two identical services at 9:30 and 11 a.m.

Internationally renowned worship artist, Brian Keith Daniel will be in both services. Childcare is provided. For more info visit www.discoverhbc.org, email office@discoverhbc.org or call 770-914-1191. The church is located at 4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

Bethel UMC invites kids ages toddler through 5th grade to a Community-wide Easter Egg Hunt April 4 at 10:30 a.m. Hear a story, hunt eggs, snacks and fellowship. For info visit www.bethel-umc.com, or call 770-474-2570. The church is located at 245 Fairview Road in Stockbridge.

First Baptist Church of McDonough will host a Good Friday Tenebrae Service April 3 at 7 p.m. The theme of the candlelight and communion service is “The Darkening Before the Dawn.” For more information, call the church at 770-957-5828. The church is located at 101 Macon Street in McDonough.

McDonough First UMC will invite the community to their Holy Thursday service on Thursday, April 2 at 6:30 p.m. Good Friday Service is on Friday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m. On Easter Sunday their Sunrise Service is at 7 a.m. on the McDonough Square, Worship in the sanctuary is at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. For more info call the church at 770-957-4150 or visit www.mcdfirst.org. The church is located at 151 Macon Street in McDonough.

Heritage Baptist Church invites the community to Easter Services on Sunday, April 5. Evangelist Davy Shelton will bring the Morning and Evening services. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and the Morning Service will begin at 11 a.m. The Evening Service begins at 6 p.m. Nursery is provided as well as children's church. For more information, please call the church office at 770-320-7771 or visit www.hbcga.com The church is located at 1843 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

Community Bible Church of Stockbridge invites the community to celebrate Easter with them. Their Good Friday Service is on Friday, April 3 at 7 p.m. An Easter Egg Hunt will be held April 4 at 5 p.m. featuring 50,000 eggs. On Easter Sunday their Sunrise service is at 8 a.m. with additional services at 9:30 and 11 a.m. Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny will arrive by helicopter. For more info call 770-914-0808. The church is located at 2001 Jodeco Road in Stock-bridge.

Jodeco Road UMC will have a free community-wide Easter Egg Hunt for children ages infant through 5th grade on Saturday, April 4 at 3 p.m. The Easter Bunny will be present to supervise the hiding of the eggs, prize eggs, and grand prize eggs, as well as impromptu pictures. The children will be hunting in separate areas according to their ages with eggs, prize eggs, and grand prize eggs hidden in each age area. Other age-appropriate children’s activities are planned. For more info call 770-975-8300 or visit www.jodeco.org. The church is located at 1500 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge.

Locust Grove United Methodist Church invites the community to worship with them this Easter Season. Maundy Thursday Drama and Communion Service will be Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m. and Good Friday Service will be Friday, April 3 at 7 p.m. Their Easter Sunday Celebration will be April 5, with a Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. and Easter Celebration Services at 8:45 and 11 a.m. LGUMC Children’s Ministry also invites the community to their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4 at 2 p.m. for toddlers through 5th graders. For more info call 770-957-9605 or visit www.locustgroveumc.com. The church is located at 211 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

Perfecting The Saints Church International in Hampton will have their Easter Sunday service celebration and free community Cookout on April 5 at 10:30 a.m. Bring your children for the Easter egg hunt extravaganza, fun games and cool prizes. For more information call them at 770-707-1159 or visit www.ptsministries.org. The church is located at 1009 Hwy. 19/41 in Hampton.

Wesley Chapel UMC invites the community to join them on Saturday, April 4 for their Children’s Easter Program and Celebration. An Easter egg hunt will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Their United Methodist Women will hold their Seasonal Tea on April 11. Worship with them each Sunday at 8 and 11 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Call 770-957-4728 for more info. The church is located at 397 Racetrack Road, McDonough.