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Faith Notes - July 29, 2011

Photo by Hugh Osteen

Photo by Hugh Osteen

New Day Covenant Ministries, 5393 North Parkway, Lake City, will conduct its worship services Sunday, at 11a.m., and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. A Youth Conference begins Saturday, July 30, with free school supplies to attendees at 11 a.m., until 1 p.m., and Youth in Action session will be held Sunday, July 31, at 11 a.m., and 5 p.m. Workshops to take place on Aug. 1, from 5 p.m., to 7 p.m., and the finale at Skate Zion 7:30 p.m., to 9:30 p.m. For more information, please visit the church web site at newdaycovenantministries.org, or call (770) 403-4854.

August

Clayton County Ministers' Conference, will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Aug. 4. The meeting is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. in the executive conference room of Charles W. Grant human resources building at 1000 Main St., Forest Park. The telephone number to the Community Services Authority is (404) 363-0575. Members are encouraged to attend. Among items planned for discussion: Coalition of Clayton County Clergy Annual Community Awards Banquet. The guest presenter and topic are: Dreadful Fate Rev. Mike Glanton. All ministers and pastors from throughout Clayton County are invited to attend this meeting. For more information, please contact organization President Rev. Mike Glanton at glantonm@bellsouth.net.

The Greater Solid Rock Baptist Church, 6280 Camp Road, Riverdale, will have a Community Evangelism Block Party Aug. 20, 11 a.m., to 3 p.m. There will be a talent show, games, prizes, food, fellowship and fun. The community and surrounding areas are invited to share in this joyful event. For further details go to the web site at gsrbaptistchurch.org or call (770) 997-4666.

Southwest Christian Care, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, will hold its 19th annual Benefit Dinner and Auction Gala Friday, Aug. 26, at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park. Macon native Nancy Grace, a former Fulton County prosecutor and host of CNN Headline News's "Nancy Grace Show," will be the keynote speaker. The benefit will feature a silent and live auction starting at 5:30 p.m., followed dinner at 7 p.m. Southwest Christian Care is a ministry dedicated to providing the highest quality care and support for terminally ill patients, children with special needs, seniors and their families at no cost, in the name of Jesus Christ. For more information, access the web site at www.swchristiancare.org or call (770) 969-8354.

Ongoing

Philadelphia Presbyterian Church, 351 Morrow Road, Forest Park, has Sunday school at 10 a.m. followed church services every Sunday at 11 a.m. A healing service is also held every Sunday at 1:15 p.m. appointment only. Contact the church at (404) 366-1851.

Tara Baptist Church, 10461 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, is hosting a community market every second and fourth Tuesday from 6 p.m., until 8 p.m. If you grow it, make it, bake it and want to sell or buy it, join others in the church parking lot. There is no charge or set-up fee, but sellers should be prepared to set up and take away on their own. Access the church web site at www.tarabaptist.com, or call the church at (770) 473-0874 for more information.

The Word of God Christian Ministries Church, at 1207 McDonough Road, Hampton, provides new and gently used clothes for people in need, in Hampton and Clayton County. The clothing bank is open to the public the first Saturday of each month, 10 a.m., to 12 p.m. Call (770) 471-7480, for more information.

Liberty Baptist Church, Riverdale, is seeking men and women interested in participating with other churches throughout Georgia in witnessing to people in jails and prisons. Training will be provided. Contact the church office, or Bob Baptist, at (678) 571-0423.

Higher Calling Ministries, at the southwest corner of Tara Boulevard and Flint River Road at Flint River Village, presents drive-through prayer, Monday, through Friday, 7:30 a.m., to 8:30 a.m.

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