Church Notes


McDonough First Assembly of God invites the community to come celebrate their 63rd Anniversary Homecoming on Sunday, June 7. Morning worship begins at 10:45 a.m. followed with a covered dish dinner in the church fellowship hall. Rev. Joe Phillips will be the guest speaker. The church is located at 338 Hwy. 42 North, one mile north of the McDonough Square.

Bethlehem Baptist Church will have their first annual Women’s Conference on Saturday June 13 from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. This conference is being hosted by the church’s Women’s Ministry at Fairfield Inn and Suites at 30 Mill Road in McDonough. Registration is $50 until June 6. Make checks and money orders payable to Bethlehem Baptist Church and mail to 643 Bethlehem Road, Locust Grove, GA 30248. Parking is free and dress is casual attire. Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and workshops. Presenters are Kamali Varner, Dr. Eddra Marchand, Dian Brown and Rev. Cherry D. Hymes. For registration and more details email julia.laster@bellsouth.net or call Elaine at 678-763-6162.

Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church will have a yard sale on Saturday, May 30 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. The sale is sponsored by the Sisters in Christ and will be held at the church located on Highway 81 East in McDonough, 8 miles past the Square.

Shiloh Baptist Church invites the community to the World Day of Prayer Breakfast to be held at the church on Saturday, June 6 at 9 a.m. in the Educational Building. For more information, call the church at 770-957-2344. The church is located at 262 Macon Street in McDonough.

Wesley Chapel UMC invites the community to their second Spring Music Recital presented by Young Musicians in training on June 6 at 1 p.m. They will have Carribean Day on June 7 at the 8 and 11 a.m. worship services to honor Carribean Heritage month. On June 22 - 26 they have their Shining Star VBS each evening. All families are invited. Call 770-957-4728 for more info. The church is located at 397 Racetrack Road, McDonough.

Oakland Baptist Church will host their annual VBS June 8 - 12 from 6 until 9 p.m. Classes range from birth through adult. The theme is Journey Off the Map. For more info, call the church at 770-957-1222. The church is located at 1005 Hwy. 81 West 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 stjosephsmcdonough.org. The church is located at 1865 Hwy. 20 East 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 mcdfirst.org. The church is located at 151 Macon Street in McDonough.

First Baptist Church of Stockbridge invites area children to attend their Vacation Bible School June 8 - 12 for children ages 4-year-olds through 5th grade. VBS is from 9 a.m. through noon. For more information, 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 locustgrove umc.com for more info. The church is located at 211 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

Heritage Baptist Church invites the community to worship with them with Sunday School at 10 a.m. and Morning Services at 11 a.m. Sunday Evening Service starts at 6 p.m. and the Wednesday Service begins at 7 p.m. Nursery is provided for all services. For more information, please call the church at 770-320-7771 or visit www.hbcga.com. The church is located at 1843 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

Jodeco Road UMC has GriefShare classes available for those who have lost a spouse, child, family member or friend. Classes are held each Wednes-day 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 rmation, 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 www.litsfg.webs.com.