•Friendship Baptist Church, located between Danielsville and Ila on Friendship Church Road (just off Hwy. 98) will have Trunk or Treat Wednesday, Oct. 28, 6:45 until 8 p.m. “Come and bring your children dressed in a non-scary costume if you like,” church leaders said. “Each trunk will have d…
Ron Aiello, a retired nuclear engineer with over 35 years experience, will be presenting “The Omnipotence of our God” at Brockton Road Baptist Church October 25 at 6 p.m. Mr. Aiello will speak on how science backs up Biblical truths.
Community Brotherhood will be held on Sunday, November 1, at 7:30 a.m. in the Don Stewart Hall at Homer United Methodist Church for a time of worship only. No breakfast will be served. Everyone is asked to wear mask and temperatures will be taken at the door.
The Collins family reunion will be held at noon, Saturday, Oct. 17 at Danielsville Evangelical Church on Hwy. 174 in the Shiloh community. Descendants of Ellie Collins McElroy, Nellis Collins Keen, Minnie Collins Phillips, Allen Collins Coile and George D. Collins are invited to enjoy a meal…
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Everything was going according to plan at church on Sunday. We were about five minutes away from singing and praising the Lord. That’s when the back door popped open and in walked a family we had not seen in at least six weeks and they had a good reason to be out of church.
Goals….we all have them or maybe we’ve had them. Lately, I’ve been reminded of how important goals are in our lives. I believe there are several elements of goal setting that will help us to be more successful. Let’s face it, sometimes our goals have turned into a pipe dream, but that’s not …
•Peniel Pentecostal Holiness Church, Hwy. 51 in the Sandy Cross Community, Franklin County, will kick off Royal Rangers and GEMs ministry for the local community on Saturday, Oct. 17. Beginning at 4 p.m. there will be Hot Air Balloons rides, a gospel singing, free hotdogs and drinks. Balloon…
Hoschton United Methodist Church will host two events at the Hoschton Fall Festival this year, including the American Street Rodders Fall Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office and Southside Church will present Faith and Blue Peace Walk from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Jackson County Courthouse, located at 5000 Jackson Parkway, Jefferson.
As we usher in the third season of this very unusual year, I pray that we can come together and enjoy the falling leaves and cooler temperatures. While traveling this past weekend, it is evident that people are beginning to get out and enjoy themselves. My prayer is that we can get outside, …
Community Brotherhood will be held on Sunday, October 4, at 7:30 a.m. in the Don Stewart Hall at Homer United Methodist Church for a time of worship only, no breakfast will be served. Everyone is asked to wear mask and temperatures will be taken at the door.
Most every day we come in contact with a variety of people. We interact with folks on the job, in the doctor’s office, along with our family and friends. I believe we’ve been around enough people to know there are several types of Christians.
The men of Jackson County Baptist Church will hold their Men's Fellowship Breakfast this coming Saturday, September 19, at 8 a.m. in the Activities Building, located on the church property located at 79 Memorial Drive, Jefferson.
Shown at the Mt. Carmel Brotherhood Breakfast are:(L-R) Gordon Worley, Mt. Carmel Brotherhood Coordinator; Darryl Womack, guest speaker and pastor at Montgomery Memorial Baptist Church in Gainesville; and Zach Watson, pastor of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.
I saw a post on social media and I was so excited. I’ve known Mary for years, and when you see God do a great miracle in a person’s life, that is cause to praise the Lord. I’m talking about salvation, deliverance, and total restoration for her family. Still Mary needed financial stability. A…
Jefferson First Methodist Church will be hosting an informational gathering to all church and community organizations interested in participating in Operation Christmas Child shoebox packing for the 2020 collection year.
•Freedom Church of God and the Foodbank of Northeast Georgia will provide a free food box to those in need Sept. 15, 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the church, located at 3428 Neese Commerce Road. Volunteers are welcome and should arrive at noon to help set up. Boxes are provided on a first-come, first-s…
“Lord I believe, help my unbelief!” Have you ever found yourself in that situation? I’ve prayed, believed, and watched as God moved in the lives of others, but when I need a miracle, I wonder if it will happen. I may think I don’t deserve it, or I may forget what a mighty God we serve, but i…
Do you ever struggle to hear God? I have at different times in my life. Sometimes I’ve had big decisions and I’ve asked, “Where are you Lord?” Even though I feel like he should have already responded, and I have not heard a word. I know my God is faithful. He has never let me down. That does…
I played softball for many years, and I loved every minute of it. As I grew up I’d find myself in the stands rather than on the field. While sitting in the stands, oh how I wanted to be a part of that next pitch, take a run around the bases, or catch a line drive. I also remember it took a l…
•Freedom Church of God and Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will provide a free grocery box (recipients must be present) on Aug. 18, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the church, 3428 Neese Commerce Road. Volunteers are welcome and are asked to arrive at 8:30 a.m. The boxes will be distributed on a first …
Freedom Church of God and Food Bank of Northeast Georgia will provide a free grocery box (recipients must be present) on Aug. 18, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the church, 3428 Neese Commerce Road.
For the first time ever in its history, the Jehovah’s Witnesses will be holding its annual conventions on a virtual platform hosted on its website, jw.org.