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Harvest Faith International Ministries hosting revival

Compiled by Greg Gelpi

Harvest Faith International Ministries will hold a revival at 7 p.m. from July 28 to July 30. Apostle John A. Davis Sr., senior pastor, will open, followed by Apostle Anthony Middlebrooks of Church of the Harvest in Jonesboro and Pastor Benny MoMoh of Overcomers Christian Fellowship in Stone Mountain. For more information, call (770) 968-0202 or write to info@harvestfaithintl.org.

The Voices of Christ Prophetic Poetry Team will host a community Christian open mic for youth and adults at 7 p.m. July 24 featuring Christian poetry and spoken word groups from across the state. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Poets should sign in between 6:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. The event will be held at Harvest Faith International Ministries, 5842 Reynolds Road, Morrow. For more information, visit www.voicesofchrist.org or call (770) 968-0202. The team meets on the first Saturday of every month at 2 p.m.

Pinecrest Baptist Church will host the Mike Speck Trio free and at 6 p.m. July 25. The church is at 6021 Maddox Road, Morrow, across from Morrow Middle School. The church is also hosting the Ladies' Ensemble from West Coast Baptist College of Lancaster, Calif., at 6 p.m. Aug. 1. To learn more, call (404) 363-4901.

Shiloh Baptist Church will provide rides to the polls for the primary election Tuesday. The "Ride to the Poll" campaign is sponsored by the Association of Black Christian Ministers of Clayton County. For a ride to the polls, call the church at (770) 478-9586 or Deacon Melvin Freeman of Divine Faith Ministries International at (770) 616-0399.

Friendship Baptist Church in College Park will celebrate Women's Day 2004 at 10:15 a.m. Sunday with Pastor Juandalyn B. Stokes. For more information, call (404) 349-6040 or visit www.friendshipcollegepark.com.

The Rock Baptist Church in Rex will hold a 20th anniversary celebration for the Rev. Paul Aday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. July 25. To learn more, call (770) 961-7141.

Jones Memorial First United Methodist Church in Morrow's "U-Turn" meets from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesdays. For more information, call (404) 366-4039.

Jehovah's Witnesses will hold the "Walk with God" convention at the Gwinnett Civic & Cultural Center Arena in Duluth from Aug. 13 to Aug. 15 and Aug. 20 to Aug. 22. A Spanish program will be from July 30 to Aug. 1. Visit www.JW-Media.org or www.Watchtower.org or call (770) 310-9576, (770) 634-2961 or (718) 560-5600 to learn more.

New Life Presbyterian Church in College Park will have "Spotlight on Jesus Vacation Bible School" from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call (770) 996-7159.

New Birth South Metropolitan Church in Jonesboro is celebrating Economic Empowerment Month with seminars from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call (678) 479-4990.

The "Sisters in Action for Jesus" Women's Ministry of Shoal Creek Baptist Church in Locust Grove will have a women's conference through Sunday with the theme "Women, Growing and Going in the Power of God." Call (770) 957-6220 to learn more.

Pilgrims Progress Vacation Bible School is being held at Pinecrest Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Wednesdays during the summer. Children ages 4 to 12 are invited. To learn more, call (404) 363-4901 or visit www.pinecrestbaptist.com.

Pinecrest Baptist Church will have its Sizzlin' Summer Discipleship Series at 7 p.m. Wednesdays during the summer. Multiple Bible studies are offered for singles, women, teens and families, as well as a series on Old Testament Jewish feasts. For more information, call (404) 363-4901 or visit www.pinecrestbaptist.com.

Lake City Spirit Life Church of God, a new church in Lake City, has Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. Sunday worship, 7 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study and 7 p.m. Thursday Night Hour of Prayer. Call (678) 517-7426 to learn more.

The Paradise Church of God in Christ of Forest Park will sponsor a health fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 21. There will be health education classes, brochures and health screenings. To learn more, call (404) 307-3062 or write to johnson64charla@aol.com.

Believers' Bible Christian Academy in Atlanta is enrolling children 6 weeks old through eighth grade. The academy uses the A Beka curriculum to promote excellence in Christian and world education. For more information, call (404) 346-6564.

Jones Memorial First United Methodist Church in Morrow has a Tae Bo group that meets from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Fellowship Hall. For more information, call (404) 366-4039.

House of Refuge Ministries, 251 N. Main St., Jonesboro, has Biblical teaching for recovering from divorce and separation at 5 p.m. Sundays. The center also has support and encouragement for people with depression from a Biblical perspective in a group setting at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Other meetings are the high school group at 5 p.m. Sundays, anger group at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, 12 step group at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, middle school group at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, parenting teens group at 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, women's group at 9 a.m. Saturdays and men's group at 9 a.m. Saturdays. For more information, call (678) 479-8093 or (404) 819-6049.

First Presbyterian Church of Jonesboro holds meetings on the fourth Thursday of each month for adults in their 20s and 30s. The time and place varies.

Visit the young adults section of www.presbyteryofgreateratl.org for more information.

Family Life Missionary Baptist Church in Morrow is having a Warrior of the Word Bible-Based Summer Camp through July 29 for children ages 5 to 15. Camp will include Bible lessons, character education, computer enrichment, math and reading review, art, music, drama and trips. To learn more, call (678) 422-3227.

St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church in Jonesboro celebrates Atlanta for Spirit and Truth Adoration at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. Call (678) 794-3200 or write to rudyru777run@yahoo.com to learn more.

Riverdale Presbyterian Church has rental space available after its Sunday services. Space is also available various days of the week. For more information, call (770) 997-5909.

The Atlanta South Singing Class meets at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays at Jonesboro Baptist Church. The group will begin performing at 7 p.m. on the fifth Saturday of each month at Bethel Baptist Church in Jonesboro. To learn more, call Jessie Simon at (770) 603-0764 or David Fields at (770) 473-4554.

The Men's Group of Christ Our Hope Lutheran Church meets at 8:30 a.m. on the fourth Saturday of every month for breakfast and fellowship. For more information, call (770) 997-7117.

The Clayton County Ministers' Conference meets at 8:30 a.m. the first Thursday of every month at the county Community Service Agency in Forest Park. For more information, call (404) 363-0575.

"Bread of Life" cookbooks, featuring 493 recipes, are being sold at Locust Grove United Methodist Church for $10 each. Proceeds benefit UMW mission projects. For more information, call (770) 957-9605 or visit www.locustgroveumc.com.

Rex World Outreach offers worship and teaching from Pastor Paul Glass at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. For more information, call (770) 961-5433.

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