‘Women’s Power Fridays’ planned
at Mt. Calvary
Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church will host “Women’s Power Fridays” on Aug. 30, Sept. 6, Sept. 13 and Sept. 20 at the church, located at 96 MLK Jr. Drive, Commerce.
The theme will be “It’s the God in me!”
Speakers will be: Sande Bailey-Gwinn, at 7 p.m. on Aug. 30; Charlotte Thomas-Holmes, at 7 p.m. on Sept. 6; Karen Wideman at 7 p.m. on Sept. 13; and Wausheka McClary at 7 p.m. on Sept. 20.
Dee Lockhart, Netta Harper and Donette Marie will be the “psalmists.”
Family fun day planned at Beyond Words Church
Beyond Words Baptist Church will have a Talent Show and Family Fun Day from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at 231 Arcade Park Street, Jefferson.
It will be a free community event.
The talent show will be limited to 10 contestants.
The event will also include inflatables, bingo, face painting, water balloon race, kickball game, hot dogs, hamburgers, funnel cakes and prizes.
The Rev. Walter M. Humphrey is senior pastor.
New Liberty Community Church
to host singing
New Liberty Community Church will host The Mitchells for a gospel singing at 11 a.m. Sept. 1.
The church phone number is 770-561-0613.
The church is at 17 Thompson Mill Road, off of New Liberty Church Road in Braselton.
to host missionaries
Hoschton Baptist Church will host missionaries from all over the globe during September.
On the morning of Sunday, Sept. 1, the church will welcome a family that has served in Africa. On Sunday night, Sept. 1, the church will host a missionary family from Latin America.
Hoschton Baptist Church is at 380 Sam Freeman Rd., Hoschton.
For more information, call 706-654-8415.
The pastor is the Rev. Cory Sexton.
Bible study offered at Commerce First UMC
Commerce First United Methodist Church will offer Disciple One: Becoming Disciples through Bible Study, starting Sept, 4.
Disciple one starts with the Book of Genesis and moves through the time of the New Jerusalem.
The study is an overview of the Bible and the student sees how the books of the Bible relate.
Classes will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Commerce First United Methodist Church.
An orientation session will be Sept. 4.
The cost is $35 to cover the price of the workbook.
For more information, email Sally Bunker at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 404-803-4141.
The church is at 16 Cherry Street, Commerce.
Commerce FUMC plans Bible study
The Commerce First United Methodist Church will host an on-going men’s fellowship and Bible study group at 9 a.m. Sept. 5
The group will discuss the video teaching series of teacher, pastor and biblical historian Ray Vander Laan.
Produced in the Holy Land, Vander Laan weaves together historical, cultural and geographical contexts to provide insights into how people in biblical times understood the scriptures and Jesus’ teaching.
The class will meet from 9-10 a.m. Thursdays in the church office conference room (16 Cherry Street, Commerce).
For additional information, call Ray Morris at 706-296-1554. Discussion handouts will be provided at no cost.
to host consignments
Pastor Chandler and Kingdom Culture Church will host a consignment sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7.
All jeans – adult and children are under $5.
The children of the church will do a fundraiser by selling hot dogs and burgers.
There will also be household items, decor and tools available.
All benefits raised will go to the newly-established church.
The public may make donations to the church by texting “Donations” to 678-467-7270 to schedule a time to donate at the church.
The church is at 261 Cobb Street, Jefferson.
Beyond Words Baptist Church will celebrate Women’s Day at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.
The theme for the service is “A Woman with a Vision Walking by Faith.”
The guest speaker will be pastor Deneen R. Humphrey, from A Greater Glory Ministries, in Lilburn.
Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church.
The Rev. Walter Marlon Humphrey is the senior pastor.
The church is at 231 Arcade Park Street, Jefferson.
For more information, call 706-367-5670.
Antioch UMC to celebrate 220 years
Antioch United Methodist Church will celebrate 220 years with homecoming Sunday, Sept. 8, during morning worship.
The Rev. Blair Boyd Zant will preach.
A covered dish luncheon will follow the morning worship.
Bar-b-que and hash will be provided.
Participants should bring side dishes, desserts and drinks.”
Todd Chandler and the East Jackson Comprehensive High School choirs will provide the music.
The church is at 885 Antioch Church Road, Nicholson.
The church phone number is 706-757-2210.
Hurricane Grove to host men, women
Hurricane Grove Baptist Church will host its men’s and women’s day program at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.
The Rev. Lisa Phillips of Hurricane Grove Baptist Church will be the program speaker.
Food will be served in the fellowship hall from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
The church is at 710 Apple Valley Road, Commerce.
For more information, call pastor Ivey White at 706-367-9495.
Galilee to welcome new worship minister
Galilee Christian Church will welcome a new worship minister, Ray Schnurr Sept. 22.
Schnurr is a musician, producer, teacher, team builder and worship leader who lives in Florida.
Schnurr’s wife of 25 years, Karen, is also a professional vocalist.
“This is really a terrific couple who bring a tremendous amount of experience and love for the local church to the table,” said Nick Vipperman, senior minister.
The church’s traditional service is held at 9 a.m. and the contemporary service is at 11 a.m. Sundays.
The church is at 2191 Galilee Church Road, Jefferson.
The church phone number is 706-367-8072.
New mass set
for St. Catherine
St. Catherine Laboure Church has a new Mass schedule. Mass will be celebrated at 12:10 p.m. each day.
A mass in Spanish will be held at 8 a.m. Sundays and at 10 a.m. in English, starting Sept. 1. The vigil Mass will remain at 4 p.m. Saturday.
Religious education registration also is open through Sept. 1. Signup in the narthex after the weekend masses.
The church is at 180 Elrod Rd., Jefferson.
The phone is 706-367-7220.
Father Paul Moreau is the parochial administrator.
Father Tim Nadolkski and Father Michael Revak are the parochial vicars.