Clayton County church bulletin

Sept. 8

Fellowship Baptist Church, located at 157 Rountree Rd., Riverdale, will host a concert featuring distinguised tenor singer and gospel minister Larry Ford. The concert will begin at 11 a.m. Ford has sung with many southern Gospel quarterts, and has been featured on many of Bill Gaither’s videos. For more information, please call 678-908-2081.

Sept. 14

Center of Hope Church, 3460 Noah’s Ark Road, Jonesboro, will host a community flea market, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spaces and tables can be rented for a small fee. Please contact Rev. Monroe for more details at 770-506-9797.

Sept. 16-20

Morrow Presbyterian Church will be sponsoring a five-day motor coach trip to Nashville, Tenn. The tour will begin from the church’s parking lot at 9:30 a.m., Sept. 16. Fares are $485 per person, including a double room hotel and $605 for a single room. The group will visit the Grand Ole Opry, a dinner theater and various museums and other Nashville sites. Breakfast and dinners are included. Call Ken Campbell at 770-961-2272 for more information or to make reservations.

Sept. 29

Mount Zion United Methodist Church, located at 984 Panola Rd., Ellenwood, will host its Fifth Sunday Sing-A-Long at 5 p.m. in the church’s sanctuary. Guests from other churches in the community will participate, and congregational singing will be led by Mike and Alice Wallace.


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, contact 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@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. Contact 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. Access 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-through 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, co-dependency, 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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