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Clayton County church bulletin

Oct. 5

The Rock Baptist Church, located at 6188 Ga. Highway 42, Rex, will host a community day and open house from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. All are invited to come out and learn more about the ministries at The Rock. The event will feature free food, clothes and shoes, games for children as well as various health, wellness and financial workshops. For more information, call the church office at 770-961-7141 or 770-961-6441.

Oct. 6

Fellowship Baptist Church, located at 157 Rountree Road, Riverdale, will host Bro. Buddy Liles, a long time bass singer for the Florida Boys Quartet during its 11 a.m. Homecoming Day service. For more information, contact the church office at 678-908-2081.

Oct. 6-8

Mount Carmel United Methodist Church, located at 1933 Mount Carmel Road, Hampton, will host a revival with services beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speakers will be the Rev. Paul Thibobeaux of Sacred Praise UMC in Lovejoy (Oct. 6), the Rev. Sandra Fendley of Vaughn UMNC in Griffin (Oct. 7) and the Rev. Ed Judy of Morrow First UMC. For more information, call the church office at 404-761-0694.

Oct. 20

First Baptist Church, Lovejoy, located at 2347 Talmadge Road, Lovejoy, will host the Peach State Quartet in concert at 4:30 p.m. Peach State is a male Southern Gospel music group that has been ministering through song since 1972. A love offering will be taken on behalf of the quartet, and there will be a hamburger and hotdog supper with dessert and beverages after the concert.

Ongoing

The Kiwanis Club of Jonesboro will meet each Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Butch’s Restaurant, 192 Jonesboro Road, Jonesboro. For more information, call the club at 770-471-5143 or send an email to jonesborokiwanis@yahoo.com for more information.

Sacred Praise United Methodist Church, 11622 Hastings Bridge Road, at the Lovejoy Community Center, holds services every Sunday at 10 a.m. Bible study is every Wednesday at 7 p.m., at 2601 Steele Road, in Hampton. For more information, email info at sacredpraiseumc.org or call 770-478-2930.

Liberty Baptist Church in Riverdale is seeking men and women interested in witnessing to people in jails and prisons. Training will be provided. Call the church office, or Bob Baptist at 678-571-0423.

Destiny International Foursquare Church, 737 Veterans Parkway, Suite 600, Jonesboro, announces the expansion of the Willie Simpson Ministries Food Pantry. The Food for the Soul food pantry is open Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., and the first, second and third Saturdays, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Call 770-756-9100.

Robbie Bible Ministries in Jonesboro is continuing to hold nondenominational services. The services begin with prayer at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Call 404-916-8354, or access www.robbie-bible-ministries.com.

Tara Baptist Church, at 10461 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, is hosting a community market every second and fourth Tuesday, from 6 to 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. Sellers should be prepared to set up and take away their own. Visit the church website at www.tarabaptist.com, or call 770-473-0874.

First Baptist Church of Morrow, 1647 Lake Harbin Road, hosts worship services every Sunday at 11 a.m. Nursery care and children’s church are provided for worshippers. Worship is preceded by Sunday school for all ages, at 9:45 a.m. This moderate, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-affiliated church offers traditional worship and opportunities for ministry. For more information, visit fbcmorrow.org, or call 770-961-9270.

Jodeco Road United Methodist Church, at 1500 Jodeco Road, Stockbridge, offers classes on grief, mental illness, men’s weight loss, knitting, yoga and music, as well as a Wednesday morning Bible study. For starting times and dates, call the church office at 770-957-8300.

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 on the first Saturday of each month, from 10 a.m. until noon. Call 770-471-7480.

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

Church of the Harvest International, at 7086 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, offers Celebrate Recovery every Friday at 7 p.m. This group will help people work through any hurt, habits or hang-ups in their lives. Call Mary Lou Kehoe at 404-513-1219.

Community Bible Church, at 2001 Jodeco Road in Stockbridge, offers Celebrate Recovery every Thursday, starting at 6 p.m. The support group provides a place where people can work toward conquering anxiety, depression, anger, food addiction, chemical dependency, codependency, drug addiction and heartache. A dinner begins at 6 p.m. with worship at 7 p.m. Call Linda Smith or Jack Bartlett at 770-914-0808.

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