Church Notes

Bethel UMC invites area children to VBS July 6 - 9 from 5:30 until 8 p.m. Stop by the church and register early. For more info visit or call 770-474-2570. The church is located at 245 Fairview Road in Stockbridge.

South East Atlanta 7th Day Baptist Church has a Community Food Pantry each Sunday from 5 until 6 p.m. (please call for appointment). They also offer biblical counseling. Services are held each Saturday with Bible Study at 11 a.m. and worship at 1 p.m. For more info call 678-561-2629 or visit The church is located at 60 Dailey Mill Road in McDonough

Community Bible Church will have VBS July 6 through 10 for rising K5 through 5th graders. Kids will zoom through God’s Word and back in time. Visit for more info or to register. Call the church at 770-914-0808. The church is located at 2001 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge.

Breath of God Ministries (formerly Pneuma Christian Chur-ch) invites all to worship with them Sundays at 10:30 a.m. Their mid-week service is Thursday at 7 p.m. Children’s Ministry is provided for all services. They also invite the community to attend Greater Rhymez, an urban, inspirational, monthly open mic style event, featuring rappers, singers, spoken word artists and dancers, expressing themselves and glorifying Jesus. The kickoff is on Saturday, July 11 from 7 until 10 p.m. Admission is free. For more information or to sign up to perform call 404-884-9325 or visit The church is located at 45 Parkland Drive in Stockbridge.

Lighthouse Community Baptist Church will have their first annual Back to School Backpack School Supplies event Saturday, July 25 from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The child must be in middle school or below and be present to receive their backpack and supplies. There will be fun, games, and food for everyone present. The church is located at 1615 East Atlanta Road in Stockbridge.

Wesley Chapel UMC invites the community to worship with them each Sunday in the 8 and 11 a.m. services. Sunday school is at 9:30. For more info call 770-957-4728. The church is located at 397 Racetrack Road 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.

Faith Independent Baptist Church of McDonough invites the community to attend their Special Summer Series of mid-week services. They will be held on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. throughout the months of June and July. For more info call 770-957-9889 or visit The church is located at 1099 Hwy. 81 West 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. Their Out 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.

One Heart Academy is now enrolling for K5-5th grade elementary school. Open House will be held on July 18 from noon until 2 p.m. For more information or to register visit or call 678-289-2318. The school is located at 40 Mays Road in Stockbridge.

Henry Baptist Church will have a Music Camp for boys and girls entering 2nd through 6th grades July 20 - 24 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Early registration is encouraged at Campers will participate in music and choreography rehearsals each day in preparation for the performance of “The Go Tour” musical on July 26 at 6 p.m. Campers also participate in recreation time and craft activities each day. The cost to attend is $10. Campers receive a t-shirt and lunch is provided each day. For more info contact or call the church at 770-914-1191. The church is located at 4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough.

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