Church Notes


Locust Grove United Methodist Church invites the community to worship services each Sunday with a casual service at 8:45 a.m. and a blended service at 11 a.m. They offer Sunday School, bible studies, youth and children’s activities. Their Fall BBQ will be held on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tickets are available at the door. The cost is $9 per plate. Their Pumpkin Patch will open Monday, October 3. Hours are Monday - Friday 4-8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sunday from noon-7 p.m. Pumpkin prices will vary per size and all donations will go toward their Youth Group. Visit them online at www.locust groveumc.com. The church is located at 211 Peeksville Road in Locust Grove.

All Nations Life and Praise Church Sunday School will present a Noah’s Ark Matinee on Saturday, September 17 at 11 a.m. They are looking for infants to kids age 10 who can sing, dance and wear animal costumes. All children will need an animal costume in order to board Noah’s Ark. Costume categories are lions, tigers, bears, chickens, rabbits or ducks. There will be a prize for the best animal costume. 1st Place $200, 2nd Place $100, 3rd Place $50. Practices will be held on Saturday, September 10 from 10 a.m.-noon. and Tuesday, September 13 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 each and include popcorn and a drink. Children in costumes get in for free. For more information, contact Sis. Junida Smith 404-375-4439. The church is located at 3060 Hwy. 155 SW. in Stockbridge.

The Ole Country Church invites the community to their Third Sunday Night Singing on September 18 at 6 p.m. featuring The Perrys. No cover charge, a love offering will be accepted. For more info call the church at 770-957-2818. The church is located at 2649 Hwy. 155 N. 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. Midweek 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.

Mount Bethel United Methodist Church invites the community to visit their Clothes Closet on Saturday mornings from 9 a.m.-noon. They have sizes to fit most and there is no cost whatsoever. Worship services are held each Sunday at 11 a.m. The church is located at 992 Mt. Bethel Road in McDonough.

Faith Presbyterian Church (FPC) invites the community to worship each week. Sunday School for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. Worship service is at 11 a.m. Nursery and Children’s Church are available. The church is located at 5960 East Lake Road in the Kroger Shopping Center in McDonough.

St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church is taking Fall Break VBS on the road - to Claude Gray Park in Locust Grove September 19-23 from 9 a.m.-noon and is free to all kids Kindergarten-5th Grade. There will be stories, crafts, snacks, games and more. For more info, call 770-957-7517 or visit stjosephsmcdonough.org. The church is located at 1865 Hwy. 20 East in McDonough.

Faith Independent Baptist Church of McDonough invites the community to worship with them each week. If you are looking for a church to attend, please stop by for a service. For more info, call the church at 770-957-9889 or visit www.fibcministries.com. The church is located at 1099 Hwy. 81 West 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 mcdonoughfumc.com. The church is located at 151 Macon Street, just off the Square in McDonough.