Church Notes

The Ole Country Church invites the community to their 3rd Sunday Night Singing on May 17 at 6 p.m. featuring the Hinson Family. Wes Hinson is the son of the famous Kenny Hinson. No cover charge, a love offering will be accepted. The church is located at 2649 Hwy. 155 North in McDonough

St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church has Sunday Services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. and children’s activities are provided. All who are baptized are welcome to receive communion. For more info call 770-957-7517 or visit The church is located at 1865 Hwy. 20 East in McDonough.

Henry Baptist Church will have Upward Sports Camp for boys and girls entering 1st through 6th grades from June 15 - 19 from 6 until 9 p.m. Choose between basketball, soccer or cheerleading. Early registration is encouraged at Early registration is $35 and $25 for each additional child. Maximum cost per family is $85. After June 8, the cost is $45 per child. For more info email or call 770-914-1191. The church is located at 4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

Flippen United Methodist Church will host a Catfish Fry on Saturday, May 9 from 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The meal will include catfish, hush puppies, french fries, cole slaw, drink and dessert. Tickets are $12. For more information call 678-432-1311. The church is located at 3707 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

Bethel UMC invites the community on May 7 at 7 p.m. for their National Day of Prayer Service. For more info call 770-474-2570 or visit The church is located at 245 Fairview Road in Stockbridge.

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 for more information or email the Director, Patti Lucas, at

McDonough First United Methodist Church has Sunday worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday School meets at 9:30 and they have mid-week Wednesday night dinner and activities for all ages. Call them at 770-957-4150 or visit The church is located at 151 Macon Street, just off the Square in McDonough.

First Baptist Church of Stockbridge invites the community to worship with them. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery and children’s church are available. The Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m. The Wednesday program includes activities for 3 year olds through 5th grades and includes music and mission activities for girls and boys. Their Youth Program is at 6:30 p.m. and the adult Prayer Service is at 6:30 p.m. For more info call the church at 770-474-4484. The church is located at 4566 N. Henry Blvd. in Stockbridge.

Locust Grove United Methodist Church invites the community to worship with them. They have a Casual Service at 8:45 a.m. and a Blended Service at 11 a.m. Sunday School, Bible Studies, youth and childrens activities are available. Visit for more info. The church is located at 211 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

Community Bible Study every Thursday night from 7 until 8 p.m. Classes will be taught by Rev. Bill Blackmon at the LaQuinta Inns and Suites Conference Center, located at 4832 Bill Gardner Parkway in Locust Grove. For more information call 770-873-0124.

Kingdom Seekers Community Church invites the community to Saturday Night Live worship. This 75 minute casual worship experience for all ages is held every Saturday night at 6:12 p.m. Children's church held each Saturday. For more info call 678-837-6293 or email The church meets at 114 W. Burke St, Stockbridge 30281 (inside Believers Authority Christian Ministry).

Henry Baptist Church has DivorceCare support groups including DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K). Both classes are held on Mondays from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. The cost is $15 to cover the workbook. For more info on either class contact Michael Tinney at or call the church at 770-914-1191. The church is located at 4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

Jodeco Road UMC has GriefShare classes available for those who have lost a spouse, child, family member or friend. Classes are held each Wednesday from 7 until 8:30 p.m. Each class is self-contained. Participants are encouraged to take all the classes, but can take however many they like. For more info call the church at 770-957-8300. The church is located at 1500 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge.