Church Notes

Mount Zion UMC in Ellenwood will hold its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 22 from 4-6 p.m.. Special events for children will include decorating sugar cookies, sand art, apple bobbing, face painting, a cake walk, and a train ride (weather permitting.) United Methodist Women will furnish hot dogs and buns, chips, juice boxes, and bottled water for all who attend. The church is located at 984 Panola Road in Ellenwood.

Christ Center Tabernacle invites the community to its annual Trunk or Treat on Saturday, October 29 from 5-7 p.m. There will be candy, food and games at this free event. Bring your children in their costumes for a fun evening. For more information, call the church at 770-472-4889. The church is located at 8049 Fair Oaks Court in Jonesboro.

Community Bible Church will have “Surviving the Holidays,” a one time session for those who are grieving the loss of loved ones on Wednesday, October 26 from 7-8 p.m. in Room E101 Childcare will be available. For more information, contact The church is located at 2001 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge.

New Big Springs Baptist Church invites the community to worship with them. Sunday morning worship service is at 11 a.m. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Bible Study is held Wednesday nights at 7 p.m. For more information, call the church at 770-957-7670. The church is located at 909 Luella Road in Locust Grove.

Stockbridge Assembly of God will hold their 1st Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, October 29 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Come sell your homemade items. Not limited to crafts; baked goods and other talents welcomed. 10x10 spaces provided for $20. Register by mailing your information (name, contact info, type of item to be sold) and payment to 3910 N. Henry Blvd. Stockbridge, GA 30281. For more information contact the church at 770-474-8352 or visit them online at

Tabernacle of Praise Church in Locust Grove will celebrate its twelfth Church Anniversary on Sunday, October 16 at 3 p.m. with the Rev., Dr. Eddie L. Collier and the Towaliga County Line Baptist Church of Jackson. The church is located at 135 Pine Grove Road in Locust Grove. For more information call the church at 678-432-8888.

Stockbridge First UMC invites the community to their annual Fall Festival on Sunday, October 23 from 4-6 p.m. This is a free event that will feature games, face painting, a hayride, a candy walk and more. For more information, visit The church is located at 4863 North Henry Blvd. in Stockbridge.

Full Life Community Baptist Church invites the community to join them at 6 p.m. on Sundays, each week for their Hour of Power McDonough service, starting in October. Come as you are. All are welcome. For additional information call the church at 770-268-0826. The church is located at 199 Turner Road in McDonough.

Wesley Chapel UMC has new church hours. Sunday morning worship services will be held at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday School and Youth Group meetings are at 9:30 a.m. Breakfast is from 9-9:30 a.m. Each Tuesday they have F.E.A.S.T activities from 6-7 p.m.; Early I Seek Thee is on Wednesday at 6 a.m. and Mid Day Bible Study is each Wednesday at noon. Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University will begin Sunday, October 16 at 4 p.m. This 9-week class will meet weekly on Sunday afternoons. The church’s new member class is held each Sunday following the 10 a.m. morning service. Visit www. for additional information. Call 770-957-4728 for more info. The church is located at 397 Racetrack Road, McDonough.

First Baptist Church of Stockbridge invites the community to their Hallelujah Festival on Monday, October 31 from 5-8 p.m. Come enjoy Trunk n Treat, games and prizes. The church is located at 4566 N. Henry Blvd.

Connecting Point Church will host a community Trunk or Treat event on Sunday, October 30, from 6-8 p.m. The event will be held at the church, located at 124 South Zack Hinton Pkwy. in McDonough.