Church Notes

The Ole Country Church invites the community to their third Sunday night singing on September 20 at 6 p.m. featuring local favorite, Peachstate Quartet. No cover charge, a Love offering will be accepted.

New Big Springs Baptist Church invite the community to their Annual Yard Sale on Saturday, October 3 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Table rentals are $25 each. For those interested in participating or making a donation, please contact First Lady Catherine at 678-972-2774 or Deacon Ray at 678-381-6043. For more info call the church at 770-957-7670. The church is located at 909 Luella Road in Locust Grove.

Bethel UMC Stockbridge /Ellenwood is hosting a Fish Fry for Mission, Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Besides the fish dinner, there will be a big bake sale and an entertaining Rock Club Auction. Come on by and enjoy some fish for a great cause. For more info, call 770-474-2570 or visit The church is located at 245 Fairview Road in Stockbridge.

The Shiloh Baptist Church Scholarship Committee is sponsoring a performance of “Comedy with a Purpose,” Saturday, September 26 from 6 until 8 p.m. in the Education Center, located at 253 Macon Street. Host comedian will be Treandos Thornton along with feature comedian Izzy Real and headliner Danny Simmons. Funds will benefit Shiloh-McDonough Community Outreach Scholarships. Tickets are $12.50 in advance and may be purchased online at or at the Church office. For more info, call 678-610-6761.

Lord of Life Lutheran will have a yard sale on Saturday, September 12 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the church parking lot at 3250 Mt. Zion Road in Stockbridge. To reserve a table for $10 call 330-206-6680 by September 10. Available items include furniture, housewares, clothing and knick-knacks. Baked goods, food and water will also be on sale. The church is located at 3250 Mt. Zion Road in Stockbridge.

Union United Methodist Church invites the community to their homecoming on Sunday, September 20 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Wallace Wheeles will deliver the message. David Williamson will lead the Choir. A meal will be served following the service. The church is located at the crossroads of Hwy. 138 and Union Church Road.

Wesley Chapel UMC invites the community to their free Financial Empowerment Workshops to be held from September 28 through October 3 to be held at 397 Racetrack Road in McDonough. Workshops will include presentations on budget planning, investing, estate planning, insurance, college financial planning, job search and much more. For more information visit or contact the church at 770-957-4728. The church is located at 397 Racetrack Road in McDonough.

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University will be held at the following locations:
Community Bible Church will have classes beginning Septem-ber 13. Cost for materials is $100 per family. For more info, please call 770-914-0808. The church is located at 2001 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge.

Mt. Carmel UMC invites the community to join them for Bible Study on Monday, September 14 at 7 p.m. They will discuss “Manners and Customs of the Bible.” They will hold their Annual Fundraiser Yard Sale, BBQ and Bake Sale Saturday, September 26. The Yard Sale is from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. The BBQ is from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Revival services will be held October 4 - 6 at 7 p.m. each night at the church. The church is located at 1933 Mount Carmel Road in Hampton.