Church Notes

Mount Zion United Methodist Church will host a Fifth Sunday Sing-A-Long at 6 p.m. on Sunday May 31 in the sanctuary. Guests from other churches in the community will participate, and congregational singing will be led by Choir Director Mike Wallace, with Alice Wallace as pianist. Refreshments will be served in Harper Hall. The community is invited to attend the service at 984 Panola Road in Ellenwood.

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.

The Ole Country Church invites the community to their 3rd Annual Car Show on Saturday, May 23 from 9 a.m until 3 p.m. Expect lots of old cars, trucks and motorcycles. Trophies will be awarded. If interested in bringing your old car contact Larry at 770-954-1157. The church is located at 2649 Hwy. 155 North 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. They also offer Divorce Care 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. For more info email or call 770-914-1191. The church is located at 4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

Glen Haven Baptist Church invites the community to services on Sunday, May 24 at 8:15, 9:45, and 11 a.m. Awana clubs will not meet and there will not be an evening service. The midweek service is on Wednesday, May 27 at 6:45 p.m. Looking ahead, VBS is June 7 -12 from 6 until 9 p.m. For more information or to register visit The church is located at 345 East Lake Road in McDonough.

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 is 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).

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.

Life in the Spirit Full Gospel Church invites the community to worship with them on Sunday mornings at 11 a.m. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. Sunday night service begins with prayer at 5:30 p.m. with Sunday night campmeeting beginning at 6 p.m. Mid-week service is held Wednesday at 7 p.m. Classes for children and youth also meet at this same time on Wednesday. The church is located at 155 Hampton Street in McDonough. For more info call 770-712-8328 or visit